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marsh

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

A more or less permanently wet area of mineral soil (as opposed to a peaty area), typically found around the edges of a lake or on an undrained river flood-plain. Colloquially, ‘marsh’ is...

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Smith, Edward John (1850–1912), merchant seaman and master of RMS Titanic

Anita McConnell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; World History; Travel and Holiday. 5069 words.

Smith, Edward John (1850–1912), merchant seaman and master of RMS Titanic, was born on 27 January 1850 at 51 Well Street, Hanley, Staffordshire, the son of Edward Smith (1805–1885), a...

Fryatt, Charles Algernon (1871–1916), master mariner

Liza Verity.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; World History; Travel and Holiday. 1211 words.

Fryatt, Charles Algernon (1871–1916), master mariner, was born on 2 December 1871 at 6 Marsh Lane, Southampton, the second son of Charles Fryatt, a merchant seaman, and his wife, Mary Jane...