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Strang [née Carr], Barbara Mary Hope, Lady Stranglocked

  • John D. Haigh


Strang [née Carr], Barbara Mary Hope, Lady Strang (1925–1982), English language scholar, born on 20 April 1925 at 18 Belvedere Road, Penge, London, was the only child of Frederick Albert Carr, of Wimbledon, and his wife, Amy Maud Wood. Her father was an engineer who suffered unemployment in the 1930s. She grew up in ...

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