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date: 04 December 2020

Galloway, Alexanderlocked

(1776–1847)
  • Michael T. Davis

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Galloway, Alexander (1776–1847), radical and engineer, is of unknown parentage and background; by the age of eighteen he emerged from obscurity to assume an influential role in the London Corresponding Society (LCS). According to Francis Place, Galloway was one of 'the cleverest men...

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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Gentleman's Magazine
British Library, London