Rev.d Will.m Turner, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Engraving, rare. Sheet 430 x 330mm (17 x 13"). Trimmed within plate, laid on album paper.
William Turner (1761–1859), Unitarian minister who ministered at Newcastle for fifty-nine years, retiring in 1841. He helped found the Literary and Philosophical Society at Newcastle in 1793, acting as secretary till 1833, the Natural Historical Society, 1824, and was a chief projector of the Newcastle branch of the Bible Society. He also campaigned for the anti-slavery movement.
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