Thomas Attwood

Died aged c. 73

Thomas Attwood (6 October 1783 – 6 March 1856) was a British banker, economist, political campaigner and Member of Parliament. He was the leading figure of the underconsumptionist Birmingham School of economists, and, as the founder of the Birmingham Political Union, the leading figure in the public campaign for the Great Reform Act of 1832. - DbPedia

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Commemorated on 2 plaques

Photo of Thomas Attwood blue plaque
Tim Ellis on Flickr
Photo of Thomas Attwood brown plaque
Nick Harrison on Flickr