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Smythe, Francis Sydneylocked

(1900–1949)
  • Arnold Lunn
  • , revised by A. M. Snodgrass

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Smythe, Francis Sydney (1900–1949), mountaineer and author, was born at Ivythorne, Maidstone, Kent, on 6 July 1900, the son of Algernon Sydney Smythe, who owned a timber wharf and considerable property in and around Maidstone, and his second wife, Florence, daughter of Francis Reeves...

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