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Archer, Frederick James [Fred] (1857-1886), jockey

Wray Vamplew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/619
Archer, Frederick James [Fred] (1857-1886), jockey

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Archer, Frederick James [Fred] (1857-1886), jockey, born at St George's Cottage, Cheltenham, on 11 January 1857, was the second son in the family of three sons and two daughters of William Archer, a steeplechase jockey who won the 1858 Grand National and who later became landlord of the King's Arms, ...

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