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Richard Vaughan ('Hell Fire Dick') (1789 or 1790-1822), Driver of the Cambridge Telegraph

Sitter in 4 portraits
'Hell-Fire-Dick', was the driver of a coach, the Cambridge Telegraph, and was a popular figure amongst the Cambridge fraternity. He fell out of his gig and was killed when aged only thirty-two.

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Richard Vaughan ('Hell Fire Dick') ('A view of the telegraph, Cambridge')

by and published by Robert Dighton
hand-coloured etching, published May 1809
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Richard Vaughan ('Hell Fire Dick') ('A view of the telegraph, Cambridge')

by and published by Robert Dighton
hand-coloured etching, published May 1809
NPG D4557

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Richard Vaughan ('Hell Fire Dick') ('A view of the telegraph, Cambridge')

by and published by Robert Dighton
hand-coloured etching, published May 1809
NPG D13468

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Richard Vaughan ('Hell Fire Dick') ('A view of the telegraph, Cambridge')

by and published by Robert Dighton
hand-coloured etching, published May 1809
NPG D13469