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James Meyer (d.1894)

Photo credit: Enfield Museum Service

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The Meyer family owned Forty Hall in Enfield from 1799 until 1895, and played a significant role within the community in the nineteenth century. Forty Hall is a Grade I listed Jacobean Manor House and has recently been renovated, and has been home to many prominent families in Enfield. James Meyer was the chairman of the Local Board of Health from 1850 until his death in 1894.

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  • Date

    mid-19th C

  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    24 x 18.8 cm

  • Accession number


  • Acquisition method

    donated by Miss Mary Colvin Meyer


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