Rowland Hill
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"Sir Rowland Hill" Order of the Bath/KCB, Fellow of the Royal Society/FRS was an English teacher, inventor and reform movement/social reformer. He campaigned for a comprehensive reform of the Mail/postal system, based on the concept of Uniform Penny Post and his solution of prepayment, facilitating the safe, speedy and cheap transfer of letters. Hill later served as a government postal official, and he is usually credited with originating the basic concepts of the modern postal service, including the invention of the postage stamp.

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