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Abbott, Thomas Charleslocked

Born Blackburn; m Anna Pye of Fulwood, Preston; one s one d; died 26 Jan. 1927

JP for the City of Manchester, and Alderman

Career

President Library Association, 1921–22; Chairman Manchester Public Libraries Committee; Governor of the John Rylands Library; Member of Lancashire Asylums Board and Chairman of Mental Defectives Committee; Member of Board of Overseers, township of Manchester; Vice-President Manchester and Salford Sanitary Association; Vice-President Manchester Playgoers’ Club; Member of Council, Workers’ Educational Association; lectures for Working Men’s Clubs Association; Organiser and Lecturer, Altrincham centre, Oxford University Extension Lectures; Commander of the Order of George I (Greece)

Publications

contributed many articles to periodicals, etc, some of which have been reprinted

Recreations

Golf, music

Clubs

Royal Societies; Clarendon, Manchester

Address

20 Pall Mall, Manchester