Person record: CROFT, W.B.  (1851-1928)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameWilliam Bleaden CROFT
Relevance of this personscientist and photographer of lantern slides 
Main period of activityN/A
14 July 1851born atCity and Finsbury, London, England
1881resident14 St Swithin Street, Winchester, Hampshire, England
3 April 188129census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/1232.24.42
– occupation “Assistant Master Winchester College”
1928residentCheyney Court, The Close, Winchester, Hampshire, England
23 March 192876died atWinchester, Hampshire, England
23 May 1928archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1928
Slide sets linked to this personphotographer: Optical phenomena (lecture: Newton & Co., 61 slides, n.d.)
Lucerna ID no. 6001126Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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