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Abraham, George Dixon (1871–1965), photographer and rock-climber, was born at Derwent Street, Keswick, Cumberland, on 7 October 1871, the eldest son of George Perry Abraham (1844–1923), photographer, and his wife, Mary, née Dixon. G. P. Abraham had moved from London to Keswick, where he established a very successful photographic business and was for fifteen years a councillor. ...

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Edwards, John Menlove (1910–1958), rock-climber, was born on 18 June 1910 at Crossens vicarage, near Southport, the last of four children of the Revd George Zachary Edwards (1872–1934) and his wife, Helen Amelia Dawes, an art teacher.

Edwards was known as Menlove to family and friends and as ...

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Nea Everilda Morin (1905–1986) self-portrait, 1933 [centre, with Micheline Morin (left) and Alice Damesme (right) at the Aigle hut after a traverse of the Meije] Alpine Club Photo Library, London

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Morin [née Barnard], Nea Everilda (1905–1986), rock climber and mountaineer, was born at Headley rectory, Headley, Surrey, on 21 May 1905, the second of three children, and only daughter of Percy Mordaunt Barnard (1868–1941), a lapsed clergyman who was the rector of ...

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Smith, Walter Parry Haskett (1859–1946), rock climber, was born at Bognor, Sussex, on 28 August 1859, the second son of Haskett Smith (1813–1895), of Trowswell, Goudhurst, Kent, landowner and farmer, and his wife, Anne, née Davies, formerly Britten (1819–1893). He was educated at ...

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Walter Parry Haskett Smith (1859–1946) by unknown photographer, pubd 1913-5 by kind permission of the Fell and Rock Climbing Club

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Thomson, James Merriman Archer (1863–1912), rock climber and headmaster, was born in Kensington, London, on 5 February 1863, the sixth child of the Revd James Thomson (1817–1901), Church of England clergyman and master at Christ's Hospital school, and his wife, Caroline Olivia, née...

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Julia Elissa May Tullis (1939–1986) by Terry Tullis Alpine Club Photo Library, London

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Tullis [née Palau], Julia Elissa May [Julie] (1939–1986), mountaineer and climbing instructor, was born at 3 Kingsdown Avenue, Croydon, on 15 March 1939, the daughter of Francisco Juan Palau (b. 1896), who came from Spain, and his wife, Erica Julia Augusta, ...