Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. 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).

Fitter, Richard Sidney Richmondlocked

  • Jeremy J. D. Greenwood


Fitter, Richard Sidney Richmond (1913–2005), naturalist, was born on 1 March 1913 at 14 Mount Nod Road, Streatham, London, the only son of Sidney Harry Fitter, produce broker, and his wife, Dorothy Isacke, née Pound. He was educated at Eastbourne College (1926–9), where his enthusiasm for natural history was encouraged by his headmaster, ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

private collection