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Elphinstone, Sir Lancelot (Henry)locked

Kt 1931

Born 2 Sept. 1879; y s of Sir Howard Warburton Elphinstone, 3rd Bt; m 1913, Jane Edith (d 1959), y d of R. Jarvie Jamieson, Edinburgh; died 11 Oct. 1965

Education

Eton; Trinity Coll., Cambridge, MA

Career

Barrister; Attorney-General of British Honduras, 1913; Solicitor-Gen. of Trinidad, 1919; Attorney-Gen. of Tanganyika Territory, 1921; Attorney-General of Ceylon, 1924; Chief Justice of FMS, 1929–32; retired 1932. Chm. of a Pensions Appeal Tribunal, 1943, retd 1954

Publications

The Conveyancers’ Year Book; Guide to the War Damage Act; and Covenants affecting land

Clubs

Union, Royal Cruising, Bar Yacht

Addresses

The Beeches, Bank, near Lyndhurst

Lyndhurst 2672

15 Old Square, Lincoln’s Inn, WC2