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Mason, Roy, Baron Mason of Barnsleylocked

(1924–2015)
  • David Howell

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Mason, Roy, Baron Mason of Barnsley (1924–2015), miner and politician, was born at 1 Jubilee Terrace, Midland Road, Royston, near Barnsley, on 18 April 1924, the son of Joseph Mason, coalminer, and his wife, Mary Ann, née McDonald.

Mason’s schooling, at Carlton Spring School...

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