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Mushet, David (1772–1847), ironmaster and metallurgist

Ian J. Standing

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/19670

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Mushet, David (1772–1847), ironmaster and metallurgist, was born on 2 October 1772 at Dalkeith, near Edinburgh, the eldest son of William Mushet, foundry owner, and his wife, Margaret Cochrane. He had two younger sisters and five brothers, including William and George who together eventually ran the family foundry, and ...

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Subjects: Metals, Alloying, and Corrosion ; Medicinal Chemistry ; Manufacturing ; History of Manufacturing and Construction

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