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Frank Trueman Wynyard-Wright

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Frank Trueman Wynyard-Wright (1884-1979), early motorist, schoolmaster and owner of rubber plantations in Malaya

1884 January 29th. Born in Eastbourne the son of Frank Wynyard Wright, Clergyman and Choirmaster (C of E), and his wife Annie Grace

1891 A visitor in Kensington age 7

1895 Claims to have driven a Benz car but unsubstantiated

1901 Living in Eastbourne with his parents and shown as a student

1911 Assistant schoolmaster in Seaford

1933 Pilot's licence obtained at Norwich where he is listed as a Headmaster

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Sources of Information

  • The Automobile 2018/01 Vol 35 No.11