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George Wilton Chambers

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George Wilton Chambers (1812-1904)

Coal master of Clough House, Rotherham

His son Harry Polhill Chambers died 13 Oct 1919

George was born in London in 1812 and died in September 1904.

He came to Rotherham to manage his father's interest in a local colliery on Wortley Road. He was one of the first directors of the Sheffield and Rotherham Railway, as well as having shares in other local firms.

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