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date: 04 March 2021

Hall, Williamlocked

  • Francis Watt
  • , revised by Rebecca Mills


Hall, William (1748–1825), poet and antiquary, was born on 1 June 1748 at Willow Booth, a small island in the fen district of Lincolnshire near Hickington Ease, in the parish of South Kyme. His parents were very poor, his ancestors being fen slodgers on his father's side. ...

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