John Woolmore Esq.r F.R.S. Deputy Master of the Trinity House.From a Drawing by H. Edridge R.A. in the possession of C.H. Turner Esq.r
Printed by C. Hullmandel. [n.d. c.1815.]
Lithograph on india, with large margins. 425 x 342mm. 16¾ x 13½".
Sir John Woolmore (1756-1838) was a captain with the East India Company and during his long career he sailed several East Indiamen to the Far East from London. He was also one of the leading figures behind the establishment of the East India Dock Company. He served as Deputy Master of the Trinity House from 1825 until 1834.
Ex. Collection James Watt Jnr,. See NPG: D8799.
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