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John Bridge, 1824-1900

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1824
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: 1900.04
Place of Death:

Identity:

Sir John Bridge was a barrister.

Life:

Bridge was called to the bar in 1850. During the 1890s, he was Chief Police Magistrate for Bow Street Court in London, at a time when JW had quarrelled with Sheridan Ford (1860-1922), poet, critic, politician and writer on art [more] (see #02556).

Bibliography:

Who's Who, 1898, London, 1898; Obituary, Times, London, 28 April 1900, p. 6.