Person record: CLARKE, Uriah  (fl.1830s)

Basic biographical summary of this person
NameUriah CLARKE
Relevance of this persondesigner of mobile magic lantern 
Main period of activity1830s

His item in the Mechanic's Magazine of 31 August 1833 gives his address as Leicester. A Uriah Clarke was operating as a dyer in Down's Lane, Leicester in 1828, and Watt's Causeway, Leicester in 1841, but it is not known if this is the same person.

Relationships to other peopleassociated with DAVIS, John  (fl.1830s)
date unknownborn atunknown location
1833residentLeicester, Leicestershire, England
date unknowndied atunknown location
Texts linked to this personReprints (1)

Uriah Clarke, Clarke's improved magic lantern in NMLJ 6.3 (January 1992)

Lucerna ID no. 6003492

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016