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

in Who Was Who

P ublished online November 2014 .

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

in Who's Who

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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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DUCKWORTH, Cecil (<i>born</i> 1937), Chairman, Worcester Warriors Rugby Club, since 1993

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 89 words.

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

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P ublished online April 2014 .

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

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

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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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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Mackenzie, John Ruaridh Grant (<i>born</i> 1948), explosives engineer

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Political History; Politics; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 131 words.

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RICHARDS, David Pender (<i>born</i> 1952), Chairman: Prodrive, since 1984; Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd, 2007–14

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 84 words.

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SPRINGMAN, Sarah Marcella (<i>born</i> 1956), Professor of Geotechnical Engineering, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, since 1997, and Rector, since 2015, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology), Zurich (Deputy Head of Department, 2013–14)

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 462 words.

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WADDELL, Gordon Herbert (1937 - 2012), Chairman, Shanks Group plc (formerly Shanks &amp; McEwan), 1992–2002

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Political History; Politics; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 208 words.

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