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Rarer Engraved type Naval L.S.G.C to a Blacksmith.


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Engraved Naval L.S.G.C to a Blacksmith.

Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension, engraved naming, Norris Ford Blacksmith H.M.S. Rapid.

Norris Ford was born 30th June 1842 in Buckingham, Essex, and served from the 18th November 1864 to July 1885.

He married Ester Emeney on the 6th July 1869 at Kingston Church, Portsmouth whilst serving as a Blacksmith on HMS Asia

Norris died on the 17th July 1889 aged 47 at Portsea.

Condition – good very fine