William Baxter

d. 1857

Chemist and druggist. “Dresser” to the surgeon James Scott. A founding member of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain and a founder of the Bromley Literary Institute. Opened a chemist’s shop in Bromley in 1818, and later branches in Dartford and Greenwich.

Sources: Horsburgh 1980, p. 406. (See the bibliography for full references to sources)