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Thomas Glover (1808-1868)
1843 Claimed to have invented the diaphragm gas meter. However, Glover in fact introduced improvements to the dry (diaphragm) meter of William Richards (1816-1893).
1844 Established his own business which became Thomas Glover and Co
1868 Died in Sevenoaks