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Terry Foreman  •  Link

Godfrey Austin, scrivener, King St, Westminster. (L&M Index)

San Diego Sarah  •  Link

SCRIVENER -- the person who handwrites formal legal documents (calligraphy not printing) often on vellum or parchment.

San Diego Sarah  •  Link

Merriam-Webster: Definition of scrivener -- noun
pronounced: scriv·en·er \ˈskriv-nər, ˈskri-və-\
1: a professional or public copyist or writer: scribe
2: notary public

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