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Cook, Robert Finlayson [Robin]locked

(1946–2005)
  • Christopher Harvie

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Cook, Robert Finlayson [Robin] (1946–2005), politician, was born in the County Hospital, Bellshill, Lanarkshire, on 28 February 1946, the only child of Peter Cook (d. 1994), schoolteacher, and his wife, Christina, née Lynch (d. 2003). His paternal grandfather was a collier, blacklisted after the 1926 general strike. ...

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