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Overview page. Subjects: Architecture — Lifestyle, Home, and Garden.

Straight gravel or grass garden-walk, defined by trees or hedges, and usually terminated by an eye-catcher. If the trees or hedges are trained to have their branches meeting overhead, it is...

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Allen [née Gill], Marjory, Lady Allen of Hurtwood (1897–1976), landscape architect and promoter of child welfare

Hal Moggridge.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Architecture; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates. 1209 words.

Allen [née Gill], Marjory, Lady Allen of Hurtwood (1897–1976), landscape architect and promoter of child welfare, was born on 10 May 1897 at Hazelstubbs, Gravel Hill, Bexleyheath, the...

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Ashbee, Charles Robert (1863–1942), architect, designer, and social reformer

Alan Crawford.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Architecture. 3348 words.

Ashbee, Charles Robert (1863–1942), architect, designer, and social reformer, was born on 17 May 1863 at Spring Grove, Heston, Isleworth, Middlesex, the first of the four children of Henry...

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Atha, Bernard Peter

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Architecture; Art. 322 words.

CBE 2007 (OBE 1991)

Born 27 Aug. 1928; s of Horace Michael Atha and Mary Quinlan; unmarried

Principal Lecturer in Business Studies, Huddersfield Technical...

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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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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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Beaufort

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Architecture; Art. 106 words.

Born 23 Feb. 1928; s of late Captain Henry Robert Somers Fitzroy de Vere Somerset, DSO (d 1965) (ggs of 8th Duke) and late Bettine Violet Somerset (...

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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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Bernard Lassus

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture — Lifestyle, Home, and Garden.

(1929– ).

French landscape-architect. He designed the Parc de la Corderie Royale, Rochefort-sur-Mer, Charente (1982–96), a theme park contiguous to a former naval arsenal. He...

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Biddulph

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Architecture; Art. 96 words.

Born 8 April 1959; s of 4th Baron Biddulph and of Lady Mary, d of Viscount Maitland (killed in action, 1943) and gd of 15th Earl of Lauderdale; ...

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