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date: 11 November 2019

Burns, John, first Baron Inverclydelocked

(1829–1901)
  • Anthony Slaven

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Burns, John, first Baron Inverclyde (1829–1901), shipowner, born in Glasgow on 24 June 1829, was the elder of two surviving sons of seven children born to Sir George Burns (1795–1890), shipowner, and his wife, Jane Cleland (d. 1877?). After school he attended ...

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A. Slaven & S. Checkland, eds., , 2 vols. (1986–90)
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