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Ainslie, John

Ian Adams.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; World History; Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts; Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building; Cartography. 744 words.

Ainslie, John (1745–1828), cartographer and land surveyor, was born on 22 April 1745 in Jedburgh, the younger son and younger child of John Ainslie, druggist in Jedburgh, writer to the...

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Barclay, Sir Colville Herbert Sanford

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; World History; Travel and Holiday; Architecture; Art. 169 words.

14th Bt cr 1668

Born 7 May 1913; s of late Rt Hon. Sir Colville Adrian de Rune Barclay, 3rd s of 11th Bt, and Sarita Enriqueta, d of late Herbert Ward; ...

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Barnes, Isaac Edmestone

L. Alan Eyre.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; World History; Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts; Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building; Business and Management. 1738 words.

Barnes, Isaac Edmestone (1857–1930), land surveyor and businessman, was born on 2 June 1857 in Highholborn Street, Kingston, Jamaica, the eldest legitimate son of William Barnes (1832–1891)...

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Bayliss, Jeremy David Bagot

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History; Travel and Holiday; Business Finance; Architecture; Art. 177 words.

FRICS

Born 27 March 1937; s of Edmund Bayliss and Marjorie Clare (née Thompson); m 1962, Hon. Mary Selina Bridgeman (see Hon. M. S. Bayliss); three s...

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Bennett, Corinne Marie Gillian

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History; Travel and Holiday; Architecture; Art. 124 words.

MBE 1988; FSA

Born 3 March 1935; d of Gilbert Wilson and Lucile (née Terroux); m 1979, Keith Charles Hugh Bennett; died 10 July 2010

historic buildings...

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Bonington, Sir Christian (John Storey)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Literature; Publishing; World History; Travel and Holiday; Architecture; Art. 474 words.

Kt 1996; CVO 2010; CBE 1976; DL

Born 6 Aug. 1934; s of Charles Bonington, journalist, and Helen Anne Bonington (née Storey); m 1962, Muriel Wendy Marchant (d...null...

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Buchanan, Sir Andrew (George)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; World History; Travel and Holiday; Social and Cultural History; Architecture; Art. 195 words.

5th Bt cr 1878; KCVO 2011

Born 21 July 1937; s of Major Sir Charles Buchanan, 4th Bt, and Barbara Helen (d 1986), o d of late Lt-Col Rt Hon. Sir George Stanley, PC,...

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Burton, John Michael

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History; Travel and Holiday; Architecture; Art. 266 words.

MBE 2013; RIBA

Born 21 May 1945; s of Gerald Victor Burton and Kathleen Blodwen (née Harper); m 1971, Sally Bason; one s one d

Partner, Purcell...

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Buttress, Donald Reeve

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History; Travel and Holiday; Architecture; Art. 280 words.

LVO 1997; OBE 2008; FSA

Born 27 April 1932; s of Edward Crossley Buttress and Evelyn Edna Reeve-Whaley; m 1956, Elsa Mary Bardsley; two s three d

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Catherwood, Frederick

Robert D. Aguirre.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; World History; Travel and Holiday. 2319 words.

Catherwood, Frederick (1799–1854), architect and traveller, was born in Charles Square, Hoxton, London, on 27 February 1799, the son of John James Catherwood (1752–1829), receiver of corn...

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