William Huskison, British politician, c 1820s.
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Mezzotint by Thomas Hodges after an original painting by R Rothwell. William Huskison (1769-1830), was Member of Parliament for Morpeth, Liskeard, Harwich, Chichester and Liverpool. He was run over and killed at the opening of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway in 1830. Published by Colnaghi, London, August 1832.