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Thomas Statter (1816-1891)
1892 Obituary 
. . . . He was for some years Chairman of the Southport Waterworks Co, which, under his guidance, became one of the most prosperous of such undertakings in the North of England.
For thirty-five years Chairman of the Radcliffe and Pilkington Gas Co, he was mainly instrumental in obtaining the erection of new works which considerably improved the position of the Company. . . . [more]