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Robin Whittaker

Robin Whittaker, British archivist. Registered archivist. Member Society Archivists, Worcestershire Archaeol. Society (chairman since 1994), Worcestershire History Society (council member since 1988)., Wordsworth-Coleridge Association.

Background

  • Whittaker, Robin was born on February 16, 1951 in Worcester, England. Son of Peter Frank and Dorothy Margaret (Hobday) Whittaker.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts, Keble College, Oxford University, England, 1972. Diploma in archive administration, University College Wales, Aberystwyth, 1975.

    Career

    • Spares coordinator Metal Box Company, Worcester, 1973. Progress chaser Metal Castings Doehler, 1973-1974. Senior committee administrator Hereford and Worcester County Council, 1982-1987.

      Senior assistant archivist Hereford and Worcester Record Office, 1975-1982, assistant county archivist, 1987-1996, senior assistant county archivist, since 1996. Visiting lecturer University Birmingham, England, since 1976.

    Major achievements

    • Registered archivist.

    Works

    • Editor: Transactions of the Worcestershire Archaeological Society, since 1983.

    Membership

    Member Society Archivists, Worcestershire Archaeol. Society (chairman since 1994), Worcestershire History Society (council member since 1988)., Wordsworth-Coleridge Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Cricket, works of coleridge, badminton, guitar, book collecting.

    Connections

    • Married Sarah Jane Sealey, September 2, 1978. Children: Catherine Hannah, Thomas Aaron.
    • father: Peter Frank Whittaker
    • mother: Dorothy Margaret (Hobday) Whittaker
    • spouse: Sarah Jane Sealey
    • children: Catherine Hannah Whittaker
    • Thomas Aaron Whittaker
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    Born February 16, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Keble College
    • 1975
      University College Wales
    • 1973
      Spares coordinator, Metal Box Company
      Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1973 - 1974
      progress chaser Metal Castings Doehler
    • 1982 - 1987
      senior, committee administrator Hereford and Worcester County Council