Lukin, James

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Lukin, James Gender: M
born on 5 November 1827 at 19:30 (= 7:30 PM )
Place Sydling St Nicholas, England, 50n4735, 2w3126
Timezone LMT m2w3126 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 12°39' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 06°32 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 07°49'

Portrait of James Lukin 
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James Lukin (The Lukin Lathe)
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British Anglican clergyman and inventor, he was a reverend who designed the "Lukin lathe," an appliance for "ornamental turning, fitted with Traversing Mandrel and Six Guides for Chasing Screws on Microscopes, Telescopes, and similar metal work, or on Box-lids and similar work in wood."

He died on 6 January 1917 in Romsey at age 89.


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from Visitation of England and Wales, Volume 3, by Joseph Jackson Howard, Frederick Arthur Crisp (Priv. printed, 1895): "Rev. James Lukin , born at 7.30 p.m. 5 November, bapt. at Sydling 8 November 1827."


  • Family : Childhood : Family noted
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 89)
  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (Reverend)
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator ("Lukin lathe")