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us: Rowe, Antony, 1924-2003


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  • Fuller Name

    • Antony Duncan
  • Variants

    • us: Rowe, Tony, 1924-2003
  • Variants

    • us: Rowe, Tony, 1924-2003
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19240804
    • Death Date

        20031205
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Cookham (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Bath (England)
    • Death Place

        Upper Swainswick (England)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Great Britain. Royal Navy. Submarine Service
        • Organization: (naf) Trinity College (University of Oxford)
        • Organization: (naf) Western Printing Services
        • Organization: (naf) Antony Rowe Ltd.
    • Organization

        (naf) Great Britain. Royal Navy. Submarine Service
    • Organization

        (naf) Trinity College (University of Oxford)
    • Organization

        (naf) Western Printing Services
    • Organization

        (naf) Antony Rowe Ltd.
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
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  • Sources

    • found: For Lucasta with rue, 1999: jkt. (Antony Rowe; b. 1924)
    • found: Wikipedia, Jan. 29, 2015 (article title: Antony Rowe; "Antony Duncan Rowe (4 August 1924-5 December 2003), or Tony Rowe, was an English rower who competed for Great Britain at the 1948 Summer Olympics and won the Diamond Challenge Sculls at Henley Royal Regatta in 1950. He was later a printer during a period of great change"; born at Cookham Dean, Berkshire; attended Eton; during the Second World War, joined the Royal Navy Submarine Service; after the war, attended Trinity College, Oxford; became captain of Trinity College Boat Club and was a member of the Oxford crew in the 1948 Boat Race; in 1950 he won the Diamond Challenge Sculls at Henley; took part in the 1950 British Empire Games; coached the Oxford boat from 1954 to 1956 and in 1963; started career as printer with the Pitman Press at Bath; in 1954 the firm bought Western Printing Services and Rowe became its manager; the firm printed the first unexpurgated edition of Lady Chatterley's lover for Penguin Books (1960); returned to Pitman Press in 1972 and specialized in short-run printing (100 copies or fewer); retired from Pitman in 1983, after which he established Antony Rowe Ltd, which has since become part of the CPI printing group; "never lived far from Bath" and died in Upper Swainswick, Somerset)
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    • 1999-11-23: new
    • 2015-02-05: revised
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