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Colonel Augustus Horace Strongitharm

© the copyright holder. Photo credit: Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council

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This is a painting of Colonel Augustus Horace Strongitharm. He was a civil engineer who lived at a large villa called Priors Lea in Barrow. He was elected Alderman in 1882 and served as Mayor between 1889 and 1892.

Barrow-in-Furness Town Hall


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    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    139.5 x 98.5 cm

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Barrow-in-Furness Town Hall

Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria LA14 2LD England

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