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date: 29 January 2020

Disley, John Ivorlocked

  • Mel Watman


Disley, John Ivor (1928–2016), athlete, mountaineer, and sports administrator, was born on 20 November 1928 at Trigfan, Corris, Merionethshire, the son of (Herbert) Harold Disley (1900–1972), foreman at a slate mill, later salesman, and his wife Mary Davies (Marie), née Hughes...

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