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Newton, Charles Thomas, Sir

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Born: 1816 AD
Died: 1894 AD, at 78 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Archaeologist

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1816 - Born on the 16th of September in Bredwardine, Herefordshire.

1840 - He entered the British Museum as an assistant in the Antiquities Department.

1852 - He left the Museum to become Vice-Consul at Mitylene.

1855 - He declined the regius professorship of Greek at Oxford.

1860 - He was made British consul at Rome.

1880 - He was Yates professor of classical archaeology at University College, London.

1894 - He died on the  28th of November.



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