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Masters of the Guild

2009-         Clive Wilmer

2005-2009 James S. Dearden
1996-2005 Julian Spalding
1982-1996 Anthony Harris
1977-1982 Jon B. Thompson
1973-1977 Cyril Tyler
1954-1973 H. A. Hodges [Herbert Arthur]
Feb-Oct 54 D. Bernard Wardle (acting)
1951-1954 Alexander Farquharson
1934-1951 T. Edmund Harvey [Thomas]
1925-1934 Hugh Charles Fairfax-Cholmeley
1920-1925 H. E. Luxmoore [Henry Elford]
1910-1920 George Thomson
1900-1910 George Baker
1871-1900 John Ruskin


James S. Dearden, Clive Wilmer and Julian Spalding
at Bewdley Museum in July 2014.

Clive Wilmer
Birthday: 10th February
Fourteenth Master of the Guild, in office since 2009
Online biography

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James S. Dearden

Birthday: 9th August
Thirteenth Master of the Guild 2005-2009

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Julian Spalding
Birthday: 15th June
Twelfth Master of the Guild 1996-2005
Online biography

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Anthony Harris
Eleventh Master of the Guild 1982-1996
Website

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Jon B. Thompson
(1935 - February 2016)
Tenth Master of the Guild 1977-1982
Online biography

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Cyril Tyler
26th January 1911 - 25th January 1996
Ninth Master of the Guild 1973-1977

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H. A. Hodges [Herbert Arthur]
4th January 1905 - 2nd July 1976
Eighth Master of the Guild 1954-1973

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D. Bernard Wardle

Acting Master of the Guild, February - October 1954

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Alexander Farquharson
22 January 1882 - 16 February 1954
Seventh Master of the Guild 1951-1954

With thanks to The Foundations of British Sociology Archive,
Keele University Library.

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T. Edmund Harvey [Thomas]
4th January 1875 - 3rd May 1955
Sixth Master of the Guild 1934-1951
Online biography

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Hugh Charles Fairfax-Cholmeley
1864 - 14th April 1940
Fifth Master of the Guild 1925-1934
[Download a short article from The Companion]
[Download further information]

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H. E. Luxmoore [Henry Elford]
28th February 1841 - 11th November 1926
Fourth Master of the Guild 1920-1925

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George Thomson
1842- 6th October 1921
Third Master of the Guild 1910-1920

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George Baker
11th May 1825 - 15th January 1910
Second Master of the Guild 1900-1910
[Download an article from The Companion]

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John Ruskin
8th February 1819 - 20th January 1900
Founder and Master of the Guild 1871-1900



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