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marsh

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

A more or less permanently wet area of mineral soil (as opposed to a peaty area), typically found around the edges of a lake or on an undrained river flood-plain. Colloquially, ‘marsh’ is...

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Marsh, Richard William, Baron Marsh (1928–2011), politician and businessman

Philip Carter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; UK Politics; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 1667 words.

Marsh, Richard William, Baron Marsh (1928–2011), politician and businessman, was born on 14 March 1928 at 41 Rolleston Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, the only child of William Marsh, coremaker...

Marshall, Colin Marsh, Baron Marshall of Knightsbridge (1933–2012), airline executive and businessman

Martin Adeney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 2078 words.

Marshall, Colin Marsh, Baron Marshall of Knightsbridge (1933–2012), airline executive and businessman, was born on 16 November 1933 at St Ronan's Nursing Home, Hillside Gardens, Edgware,...

Loree, Leonor Fresnel

James N. J. Henwood.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 1238 words.

Loree, Leonor Fresnel (23 April 1858–06 September 1940), railroad executive, was born in Fulton City, Illinois, the son of William Mulford Loree, a shipbuilder and millwright, and Sarah...

Marshall of Knightsbridge

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours. 382 words.

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Born 16 Nov. 1933; s of Marsh Edward Leslie and Florence Mary Marshall; m 1958, Janet Winifred (née Cracknell); one d; died...

Smith, Edward John (1850–1912), merchant seaman and master of RMS Titanic

Anita McConnell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; World History; Travel and Holiday. 5069 words.

Smith, Edward John (1850–1912), merchant seaman and master of RMS Titanic, was born on 27 January 1850 at 51 Well Street, Hanley, Staffordshire, the son of Edward Smith (1805–1885), a...

Fryatt, Charles Algernon (1871–1916), master mariner

Liza Verity.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; World History; Travel and Holiday. 1211 words.

Fryatt, Charles Algernon (1871–1916), master mariner, was born on 2 December 1871 at 6 Marsh Lane, Southampton, the second son of Charles Fryatt, a merchant seaman, and his wife, Mary Jane...