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date: 03 April 2020

Heath, Sir Thomas Littlelocked

  • Maurice Headlam
  •  and Ivor Thomas
  • , revised by Alan Booth


Heath, Sir Thomas Little (1861–1940), civil servant and authority on ancient mathematics, was born on 5 October 1861 at Barnetby-le-Wold, Lincolnshire, the third and youngest son of Samuel Heath, of Thornton Curtis, Ulceby, Lincolnshire, a butcher whose hobby was the classics, and his wife, ...

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