Patrick Colquhoun LLD (1745–1820) founder of the Thames River Police

£35.00

Description

Patrick Colquhoun (1745–1820) was a Scottish merchant, statistician, magistrate, and founder of the first regular preventive police force in England, the Thames River Police.
Engraved by S. Freeman for ‘Lives of Illustrious and Distinguished’ by Robert Chambers, 1834. Published by Blackie & Son, Glasgow.

600 ppi
Steel engraving
1834
Image size approx. 92 x 100 mm