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Blackburn, James (c. 1803–1854)

civil engineer, surveyor and architect

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Life Summary [details]


c. 1803
Upton, Essex, England


3 March, 1854 (aged ~ 51)
Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Cause of Death

typhoid fever

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Convict Record

Crime: forgery
Sentence: life
Court: Old Bailey, London
Trial Date: 20 May 1833


Married: Yes
Children: Yes (1)