Patrick Colquhoun

(1745—1820) magistrate and a founder of the Thames police

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Born in Dundee, his career was almost entirely in business, although he became lord provost of Glasgow (1782–3) and city magistrate in London (1792–1818). He is best known for ...

Subjects: Economics.

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