Barstow, Stanley [Stan]
- David Collard
Barstow, Stanley [Stan] (1928–2011), novelist and short story writer, was born on 28 June 1928 at 17 Shepstye Road, Horbury, Yorkshire, the only child of Wilfred Barstow, coal miner, and his wife, Elsie, née Gosnay. After being educated at Ossett grammar school, he trained as a draughtsman and salesman for a local engineering firm. On 8 September 1951 he married ...