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Lloyd, Robert Wylie (1868–1958), collector and mountaineer  

Alex M. Cain

Lloyd, Robert Wylie (1868–1958), collector and mountaineer, was born at Grove House, Oswaldtwistle, Blackburn, Lancashire, the only son of John Lloyd, a calico printer, and his wife, Rachel Wylie (1844–1890). His grandfather was Nathaniel Lloyd, a successful calico printer at Church, Accrington. His father and mother separated, and he was brought up by his mother in reduced circumstances at ...


Rye, Walter (1843–1929), athlete and antiquary  

M. A. Bryant

Rye, Walter (1843–1929), athlete and antiquary, was born on 31 October 1843 at 14 King's Parade, Chelsea, the seventh child of Edward Rye, a London solicitor and bibliophile, and his wife, Maria Tuppen. His siblings included Maria Susan Rye, the social reformer, and ...