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date: 26 February 2021

Denton, Thomaslocked

(d. 1789)
  • H. R. Tedder
  • , revised by Philip Carter

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Denton, Thomas (d. 1789), coiner, was born in the North Riding of Yorkshire and originally made a living as a tinman. He kept a bookseller's shop in York for about ten years and moved to London about 1780. There he is said to have made a copy of a '...

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