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date: 28 February 2021

Lawton, Thomas [Tommy]locked

(1919–1996)
  • Tony Mason

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Lawton, Thomas [Tommy] (1919–1996), footballer, was born at 43 Macdonald Street, Farnworth, near Bolton, on 6 October 1919, the son of Thomas Lawton, a signalman on the Lancashire and Yorkshire railway, and his wife, Elizabeth Riley, a weaver at the Harrowby mill. His parents separated when ...

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