James Cropper (businessman)

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Sir James Anthony Cropper KCVO (born 22 December 1938 ) is the former Lord-Lieutenant of Cumbria and Honorary President of James Cropper plc, speciality paper makers, of Burneside, a business founded by his great-great grandfather James Cropper in 1845.wikipedia
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Burneside

Sir James Anthony Cropper KCVO (born 22 December 1938 ) is the former Lord-Lieutenant of Cumbria and Honorary President of James Cropper plc, speciality paper makers, of Burneside, a business founded by his great-great grandfather James Cropper in 1845.
Until the year 2000 James Cropper (a descendant of the original James Cropper) owned a large proportion of the village; it was then sold to housing agencies.

Lord Lieutenant of Cumbria

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Sir James Anthony Cropper KCVO (born 22 December 1938 ) is the former Lord-Lieutenant of Cumbria and Honorary President of James Cropper plc, speciality paper makers, of Burneside, a business founded by his great-great grandfather James Cropper in 1845.

James Cropper (politician)

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Sir James Anthony Cropper KCVO (born 22 December 1938 ) is the former Lord-Lieutenant of Cumbria and Honorary President of James Cropper plc, speciality paper makers, of Burneside, a business founded by his great-great grandfather James Cropper in 1845.

Eton College

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He was educated at Eton College and Magdalene College, Cambridge (BA, 1962).

Magdalene College, Cambridge

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He was educated at Eton College and Magdalene College, Cambridge (BA, 1962).

High Sheriff of Westmorland

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He served as High Sheriff of Westmorland for 1971.

Royal Victorian Order

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Sir James Anthony Cropper KCVO (born 22 December 1938 ) is the former Lord-Lieutenant of Cumbria and Honorary President of James Cropper plc, speciality paper makers, of Burneside, a business founded by his great-great grandfather James Cropper in 1845.

Burneside Paper Mills Tramway

The tramway was built in 1879-80 as a line to connect the paper mills run by James Cropper and Co in Burneside and Cowan Head.