Sharples, James

Sharples, James

(1751–1811) painter; born in Lancashire, England. He studied for the priesthood, took up painting instead, emigrated to America (1793), and settled in Philadelphia. He was known for his pastel portraits, including those of George and Martha Washington.
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The event also had participation from Mr Andreas Grunicke, Vice President Thyssen Krupp, Cmde Rakesh Anand ,CMD MDL, Mr Bernard Buisson, DCNS group, of France and Mr Ben Sharples, James Fisher Defence, UK and the former Chief of the Naval Staff ADM VS Shekhawat(Retd).
The Cherry and Whites' back division sees no shortage of pace with England Saxons tyro Johnny May joined by Charlie Sharples, James Simpson-Daniel and Freddie Burns behind the scrum.
GLOUCESTER: Freddie Burns, Charlie Sharples, James Simpson-Daniel, Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu, Lesley Vainikolo, Nicky Robinson, Rory Lawson, Nick Wood, Olivier Azam, Pierre Capdevielle, Dave Attwood, Alex Brown, Peter Buxton (capt), Akapusi Qera, Adam Eustace.
MOSELEY: Binns, Sharples, James, Cox, Bressington, Hayes, Taylor; Williams, Caves, Buxton, Arnold (Evans, 58), Stott, Mason, Atkinson, Rodwell.
MOSELEY: Binns; Sharples, James, Cox, Bressington; Hayes, Taylor; Williams, Caves, Buxton, Arnold (Evans, 58), Stott, Mason, Atkinson, Rodwell.
Two tries from wing Miles Benjamin underpinned England's success, which also saw touchdowns for Charlie Sharples, James Gaskell and Jamie Gibson, with Rory Clegg kicking 12 points.