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These guys named George with links to Derbyshire have left their mark

It's St George's Day and a time for the country to celebrate its patron saint.

We have been scouring the archives to find significant people with the Christian name of George who had links with Derbyshire.

The artist George Murgatroyd Woodward was born around 1765, and grew up in Stanton by Dale. He worked for  Earl Stanhope of Chevening, before resigning to start a career as a caricaturist.
The artist George Murgatroyd Woodward was born around 1765, and grew up in Stanton by Dale. He worked for Earl Stanhope of Chevening, before resigning to start a career as a caricaturist.
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