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date: 29 February 2020

Wain, John Barringtonlocked

(1925–1994)
  • Bernard Richards

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Wain, John Barrington (1925–1994), writer and poet, was born at 44 James Street, Stoke-on-Trent, on 14 March 1925, the son of Arnold Wain, a dentist, and Annie, née Turner. He had an elder sister, Margaret, and a young brother, Noel. In 1928 the family moved to a house in ...

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