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Adshead, Stanley Davenport (1868-1946), architect and town planner

Alan Powers

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/30344

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Adshead, Stanley Davenport (1868-1946), architect and town planner, was born at Bowden Vale, Bowden, Cheshire, on 8 March 1868. He was the second of eight children and eldest son of Joseph Adshead, an artist, and his wife, Eliza Davies. He was educated at Buxton, and on leaving school at sixteen ...

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