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Charles Troward (1829-1873)
1873 November 26th. Died.
1874 Obituary 
CHARLES TROWARD was born at Torre, Torquay, on 8th January 1829.
He was then appointed to the locomotive works at Boston, and was subsequently removed to Doncaster, where he remained until 1867, when the position he had held of District Locomotive Superintendent terminated in consequence of a change in the working arrangements.
He constructed a binocular telescope of his own invention, which was exhibited and received a prize.
He died in London on 26th November 1873, at the age of forty-four, his health having been failing for some years previously.
He became a Member of the Institution in 1862.