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BLAND, Christopher Donald Jack (<i>born</i> 1936), Lord-Lieutenant of the Isle of Wight, 1995–2006; Chairman, Hovertravel Ltd, 1965–2010

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge; History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems. 138 words.

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BRABHAM, John Arthur (1926 - 2014), retired, 1970, as professional racing driver; Director, Engine Developments Ltd, 1964–2002

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 330 words.

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Bruce, Robert (<i>born</i> 1927), Chancellor, Stirling University, 1988–98; Vice Lord-Lieutenant, Clackmannan, 1995–2001

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge; Transport; Transportation Systems; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 388 words.

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BRYSON, Lindsay (Sutherland) (1925 - 2005), Director, 1985–97, Chairman, 1990–97, ERA Technology; Lord Lieutenant of East Sussex, 1989–2000

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge. 310 words.

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CROWTHER, John Anthony (<i>born</i> 1951), Chief Executive, Vickers Defence Systems, 1994–96; Chief Executive, 1997–2006, Consultant, 2006–11, Lawn Tennis Association

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 169 words.

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GIBBENS, Barnaby John (1935 - 2012), Chairman, Skin Treatment and Research Trust, 1991–2000

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 187 words.

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Hamilton, Douglas Douglas- (1903 - 1973), DL; Hereditary Keeper of Palace of Holyroodhouse; Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 1953, 1954, 1955 and 1958; Lord Steward of HM Household, 1940–64; Chancellor St Andrews University since 1948; President, Air League of the British Empire

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure; History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems. 256 words.

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Hanson, James Edward (1922 - 2004), Chairman, Hanson PLC, 1965–97; Director: Hanson Transport Group Ltd, since 1946 (Chairman, 1965–96); Hanson Capital Ltd, since 2000

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Political History; Politics; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge. 163 words.

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JOHNSON, Neil Anthony (<i>born</i> 1949), Chairman, Motability Operations Group plc (formerly Motability Finance Ltd), since 2001

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge; History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems. 329 words.

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KNOWLES, Durward (Randolph) (<i>born</i> 1917), President, Caribbean Towing Company, since 1982

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 127 words.

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