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ASHMORE, Owen

Forenames: Owen

Last name: ASHMORE

Titles and Honours:

Date of birth: 1920-11-07

Date of Election: 1979-01-01

Honorary Member? No

Obituaries:

Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? No

Publications:

'The Development of Power in Britain' (MacMillan, 1967)

'Industrial Archaeology of Lancashire' (David and Charles, 1969)

'Industrial Archaeology of Stockport' (MU Extra-mural Dept. 1975)

'Industrial Archaeology of North West England' (Manchester University Press, 1982)

Place of Residence: 5 Flowery Field, Woodsmoor,Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 7ED

Notes:

Professor and Director of Extra-mural Studies, University of Manchester.

Educ: King Edward VII School; Peterhouse, Cambridge

War: Royal Artillery (1941-46)

Previously:
University of Manchester Extra-Mural Dept. 1950-63
Deputy Director, Associate Director of above 1963-75

Assoc. of Industrial Archaeology.
Fellow of Soc. of Antiquaries.
Railway & Canal Historical Soc.
Lancashire & Cheshire Antiquarian Soc.
Historic Soc. of above
Record Soc. of above
Chetham Soc.
Derbyshire Archaeological Soc.

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