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Stephen Robinson (1794-1881)
1882 Obituary 
. . . he became professionally connected with several collieries, both in Northumberland and Durham, more especially with the extensive pit works at Old Hetton. He was an acknowledged authority on mining matters, and his services were often called into requisition for the adjustment of trade differences, and in the solution of mechanical problems. . .