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Conway, (William) Martin, Baron Conway of Allington (1856–1937)  

Maker: Bassano

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(William) Martin Conway, Baron Conway of Allington (1856–1937) by Bassano, 1895 © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Conway, (William) Martin, Baron Conway of Allington (1856–1937), art historian and mountaineer  

Peter H. Hansen

Conway, (William) Martin, Baron Conway of Allington (1856–1937), art historian and mountaineer, was born on 12 April 1856 at Rochester, Kent, the only son of William Conway, a low-church evangelical vicar of St Nicholas's Church, Rochester, afterwards rector of St Margaret's Church, Westminster...

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Stephenson, Tom Criddle (1893–1987)  

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Tom Criddle Stephenson (1893–1987) by unknown photographer, early 1960s [on Barden Moor, Yorkshire dales] Ramblers' Association

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Stephenson, Tom Criddle (1893–1987), writer and promoter of rambling  

Ann Holt

Stephenson, Tom Criddle (1893–1987), writer and promoter of rambling, was born on 12 February 1893 at 181 Pall Mall, Chorley, Lancashire, the first of the nine children of John Stephenson, an engraver of blocks for calico printing, and his wife, Annie Lewis Criddle...

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Tyndall, John (1820–1893)  

Maker: George Richmond

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John Tyndall (1820–1893) by George Richmond, 1864 Royal Institution, London / Bridgeman Art Library

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Tyndall, John (1820–1893), physicist and mountaineer  

W. H. Brock

Tyndall, John (1820–1893), physicist and mountaineer, was born on 2 August 1820 at Leighlinbridge, co. Carlow, Ireland, the son of John Tyndall (1792–1847), shoemaker, constable, and Orangeman, and his wife, Sarah Macassey (d. 1867), daughter of a farmer from Ballinabranna whose maternal ancestors were Quakers....

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Young, Geoffrey Winthrop (1876–1958)  

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Geoffrey Winthrop Young (1876–1958) by unknown photographer Alpine Club Photo Library, London

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Young, Geoffrey Winthrop (1876–1958), mountaineer and educationist  

Peter H. Hansen

Young, Geoffrey Winthrop (1876–1958), mountaineer and educationist, was born on 25 October 1876 in London, the second son of Sir George Young, third baronet (1837–1930), and his wife, Alice Eacy (1840–1922), daughter of Evory Kennedy, a Dublin physician, and widow of Sir Alexander Hutchinson Lawrence, ...