Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2017. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Wager, Lawrence Rickard [Bill]locked

(1904–1965)
  • E. A. Vincent

Extract

Wager, Lawrence Rickard [Bill] (1904–1965), geologist and explorer, was born on 5 February 1904 at Batley, Yorkshire, elder son of Morton Ethelred Wager (1871–1939), headmaster of Hebden Bridge secondary school, and his wife, Adelina, née Rickard (1876–1916). Wager attended his father's school and ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society
Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]