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James, Williamlocked

(1771–1837)
  • R. B. Prosser
  • , revised by Ralph Harrington

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James, William (1771–1837), land agent and railway developer, was born at Henley in Arden, Warwickshire, on 13 June 1771, the son of William James, a solicitor. He was educated at Warwick, and at a school at Winson Green, near Birmingham. After serving his articles he returned about 1797 to ...

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