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date: 19 February 2020

Denny, Peterlocked

(1821–1895)
  • Michael S. Moss

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Denny, Peter (1821–1895), shipbuilder and shipowner, was born in Dumbarton on 25 October 1821, the fifth son of William Denny (1779–1833) and his wife, Christeanne, formerly McIntyre. The Denny family had been involved in boat-building in the town since at least the mid-eighteenth century and were then engaged in developing steamships. ...

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