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Glanville, Sir William Henrylocked

(1900–1976)
  • Robert Sharp

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Glanville, Sir William Henry (1900–1976), civil engineer, was born on 1 February 1900 at 75 Kempe Road, Willesden, Middlesex, the only son and second of three children of William Glanville, a London builder of Cornish origins, and his wife, Amelia, née Venning. He was educated at ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society