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Chorley, Richard John [Dick] (1927–2002), geographer

Peter Haggett

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print March 2009 |
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Chorley, Richard John [Dick] (1927–2002), geographer, was born on 4 September 1927 at 58 Summerland Avenue, Minehead, Somerset, the only child of Walter Joseph Chorley (1895–1952), master ironmonger, and later a hospital secretary administering the Bridgwater group of hospitals, and his wife, Ellen Mary, ...

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