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Burgess, Bartholomew

Brother of the Brooke Burgess from whom Miss Stanbury inherited her money.

" ... a tall, thin, ill-tempered old man, as well-known in Exeter as the cathedral, and respected after a fashion.... But he was a discontented sour old man, who believed himself to have been injured by all his friends ...and whose strongest passion it was to hate Miss Stanbury of the Close" - He Knew He Was Right