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Abbott, John Sutherlandlocked

Born 24 Aug. 1900; 2nd s of late George Sutherland Abbott, JP, Middleton House, Ayr, and Isabel Cathrine Cable; m 1928, Winifred May, 2nd d of George Thomas, Wolverhampton; one s; died 6 March 1979

JP; Chairman, R. Wyliehill Ltd, 1971–75; formerly Director: The Bank of Scotland; Royal Exchange Assurance (Chairman Glasgow Local Board); Glenfield and Kennedy Holdings Ltd, 1952–65, and other Companies; Chairman and Managing Director, Saxone Lilley & Skinner (Holdings) Ltd, 1938–64; Hon. President, Ayrshire Chamber of Industries; Governor, Welbeck College; Member, Scottish National Committee, English-Speaking Union; Vice-Chairman, Kennel Club Cttee, 1973

Education

Bedales School; Pembroke College, Cambridge

Career

JP Ayrshire 1942

Recreations

Shooting, racing, breeding and exhibiting wire-haired foxterriers

Clubs

East India, Devonshire, Sports and Public Schools, Kennel; Leander; Prestwick Golf

Addresses

25B Rutland Gate, SW7

Admirals Walk, West Cliff, Bournemouth, Dorset