Watson, Rowland

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Watson, Rowland

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Rowland Leonard Watson [d. 15 November 1968], known to friends as "Watty", was a friend to Eleanor Farjeon and the descendants of the Dymock Poets. He was secretary of the fund to establish the Edward Thomas memorial at Steep. Watson was also a friend of the writer and scholar E H W Meyerstein [11 August 1889 - 12 September 1952], and became a joint executor of his will


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GB 1962

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ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997)


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