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Who invented fish and chips?

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January 06, 2012 5:21PM

Joseph Malin in 1860 London is the first known person to open a fish and chip shop. There were previous to this, fried fish shops in the south of England and fried chip shops in the north. It wasn't until around this time that the two were brought together in one dish.