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West, Johnlocked

(1839–1922)
  • Derek Matthews

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West, John (1839–1922), gas engineer, was born at Northampton on 10 August 1839, the eldest son and second of nine children of Joseph West (1815/16-1892), a gardener, and his wife, Ann, née Perkins (1817/18-1883). He was taken on at an early age as an articled pupil by the manager of the local ...

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(1920–)
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