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Graham Greene (1904-1991) Chipping Camden March 1931 to June 1933, Little Orchard, Mud Lane at the end of the High Street

Ivor Gurney (1890-1937) b at 3 Queen Street, Gloucester thence to 19 Barton Street. Edu the National School and All Saints' Sunday School and the King's School till 1906. Worked temporarily as an organist at Whitminster, Hempsted and the Mariners' Church in Gloucester's Docklands. 1921 Lived with his aunt at 1 Westfield Terrace, Longford, Gloucester and returned there intermittently. Memorial stained glass window in St Mary de Lode church, in St Mary's Square, Gloucester. Buried in St Matthew's Church, Twigworth.

John Masefield (1878-1967) Pinbury Park in the Cotswolds 1933

Angela Thirkell (1890-1961) The Old Vicarage, Tirley, by the river Severn. Gerald and Sunnie Carr lived here and Angela Thirkell visited and stayed with them on several occasions.

J.R.Tolkien (1892-1973) 8 Jan 1913 engaged to Edith at Cheltenham

P G Wodehouse (1881-1975)
Sudeley Castle
Sudeley Castle, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire.
Open to the public. The most likely origin of Wodehouse's Blandings Castle.


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