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Edward Ernest Foxwell, 1851-1922

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1851
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: 1922.10.18
Place of Death: St John's College, Cambridge


Edward Ernest Foxwell was an economist and writer on railways.


He took a 2nd in Moral Sciences at Cambridge in 1874. He was Professor of Economics and Finance at the Imperial University of Tokyo, 1896-1899.

He apparently heard JW's Ten o'clock Lecture in 1885. His correspondence is in the Library, St John's College, Cambridge, according to the National Register of Archives.


Kelly's Post Office London Directory, London, 1859; Times, London, 19 October 1922, p. 9; National Register of Archives, (accessed August 2004).