Person    | Male  Born 24/12/1844  Died 18/12/1925

John Dumphreys

Born Bermondsey as John Molesworth Thomas Dumphreys. Member of the Commissioners of the 1890 Bermondsey Library. Mayor of Bermondsey in 1907. A Conservative, he briefly replaced Dr Cooper as MP for Bermondsey in 1909-10.

Photo credit: Southwark Art Collection.

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John Dumphreys

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Bermondsey Library - foundation stone

This public library was erected 1890-1. Commissioners: A. Lafone, MP - Chairm...

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John Alexander Thynne, 4th Marquess of Bath

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Robert, Lord Clive, Clive of India

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John Buchan

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Sir Charles Higham

Sir Charles Higham

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Lord Mount-Temple

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