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George Beecroft

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of Kirkstall Forge

1781 George Beecroft was born son of George Beecroft, Senior and his wife Elizabeth

1808 Married May Audus in Selby[1]

1809 Had son George Skirrow Beecroft

1831 published his "Companion to the Iron Trade" and "Beecroft's Price Tables." This calculator went through many editions, and remained a standard work in the trade throughout the world.

1839 February 7th. Died

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  1. England Select Marriages