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Warburton, Rowland Eyles Egerton (1804–1891), fox-hunter and poet, was born on 14 September 1804 at Norley Bank, Cheshire, the eldest son of the Revd Rowland Egerton (1778–1846), who added the name Warburton by royal licence on 10 August 1813, and his wife, Emma (1782–1881)...


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Westwood, Thomas (1814–1888), poet and bibliographer of angling, was born on 26 November 1814 at Westwood Cottage, The Chase, Enfield, and was baptized at St Andrew's, Enfield, on 1 January 1815, the youngest son of Thomas Westwood of Enfield and his wife, Mary...