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Mrs. Bailey-Denton

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1822 Born Martha Lee, in Dorset[1]

1843 Married John Bailey Denton in London

1905 Died in Tunbridge Wells[2]

Obituary 1905 [3]

By the death of Mrs. Bailey-Denton, widow of the eminent civil engineer, which occurred on the 4th inst. at Tunbridge Wells, in the eighty-third year of her age, another link connecting the present generation with the construction of our railways is severed. Mrs. Bailey-Denton assisted her husband in his surveys connected with the London and South Western Railway, the Midland Railway, and the Great Northern Railway, and celebrated her golden wedding in 1892.

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