Lord Vernon

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Neath And Tennant Canal - Neath Canal
... Among those attending was Lord Vernon, who had already built a short canal near Giant's Grave to connect the River Neath to furnaces at Penrhiwtyn ... Dadford costed the project at £25,716, but in early 1791, Lord Vernon's agent, Lewis Thomas, proposed two new cuts, and the idea of using the river was dropped ... This part of the canal was financed by Lord Vernon, although he was also paid £600 for his Penrhiwtyn canal, which became part of the main line ...
George Venables-Vernon, 1st Baron Vernon
... George Venables-Vernon, 1st Baron Vernon (9 February 1709 – 21 August 1780) was a British politician ... Vernon was the son of Henry Vernon, of Sudbury, Derbyshire, and his wife Anne, daughter and heiress of Thomas Pigott by his wife Mary, sister and heiress of Sir Peter Venables, Baron of Kinderton, Cheshire ... In 1762 he was raised to the peerage as Lord Vernon, Baron of Kinderton, in the County of Chester ...
Baron Vernon
... Lord Vernon, Baron of Kinderton in the County of Chester, is a title in the Peerage of Great Britain ... former Member of Parliament George Venables-Vernon ... Born George Vernon, he was the son of Henry Vernon, of Sudbury in Derbyshire, and Anne Pigott, daughter and heiress of Thomas Pigott by his wife Mary Venables, sister and ...

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