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Wainwright, Alfred (1907–1991), walker and writer

Hunter Davies

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Wainwright, Alfred (1907–1991), walker and writer, was born on 17 January 1907 at 331 Audley Range, Blackburn, Lancashire, the fourth and last child of Albert Wainwright (b. 1870), a stonemason, and his wife, Emily, née Woodcock (1873–1942), daughter of an ironmonger. Although baptized ...

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