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date: 26 February 2021

Bridges, Edward Ettingdene, first Baron Bridgeslocked

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Bridges, Edward Ettingdene, first Baron Bridges (1892–1969), civil servant, was born at Yattendon Manor, Berkshire, on 4 August 1892. He was the third of the three children and only son of Robert Seymour Bridges (1844–1930), poet laureate from 1913 to 1930, and his wife, ...

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