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Bank of England Medical Officers: from Napoleonic to modern times

Charles Raymond Gill Walton on Thames, United Kingdom   Sealing of the Bank of England Charter (1694) Lady Jane Lindsay The Bank of England is a venerable institution, founded in 1694 to act as the government’s banker. By the time of the Gordon Riots of 1780, it had evolved into somewhat of a fortress, a […]