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Lee, John Edward (1808–1887), antiquary and geologist

Anita McConnell

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Lee, John Edward (1808–1887), antiquary and geologist, was born at Newland, Kingston upon Hull, on 21 December 1808. His father having died when he was young, Lee was brought up by his uncles Avison and John Terry, owners of one of the most successful of ...

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Subjects: Education ; Geology and the Lithosphere

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