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Read, Herbert Haroldlocked

(1889–1970)
  • W. S. Pitcher

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Read, Herbert Harold (1889–1970), geologist, was born on 17 December 1889, at Whitstable, Kent, the third of four children of Herbert Read, dairy farmer, and his wife, Caroline Mary, née Kearn. He was descended from a long line of small farmers in east Kent...

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