Credit for this entry to:Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk
Categories: Commerce, Politics & Administration
Merchant and politician. Born in Manchester. Along with Robert Milligan, he was the driving force behind the creation of the West India Docks. He was M.P. for Seaford from 1806 to 1812.
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