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Richard Coleman (1794-1866), maker of agricultural implements of Chelmsford.
1851 Living at New London Road, Chelmsford: Richard Coleman (age 37 born Colchester), Iron Founder employing 17 men. With his wife Mary Coleman (age 57 born Colchester) and their children Henry Coleman (age 24 born Colchester) and Matilda Coleman (age 19 born Colchester).
1851 Award at the 1851 Great Exhibition. See details at 1851 Great Exhibition: Reports of the Juries: Class IX.