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Guy Murray Wilson

Guy Murray Wilson, museum curator. Fellow Society Antiquaries London, Royal Society Arts; member Arms & Armour Society Great Britain, Arms & Armour Society Denmark, Meyrick Society.

Background

  • Wilson, Guy Murray was born on February 18, 1950 in Harrgate, Yorkshire, England.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts, Oxford University, 1971. Diploma of Art Gallery & Museum Studies, Manchester University, 1972.

    Career

    • Museum assistant Royal Armouries, Her Majesty Tower London, 1972-1973, research assistant, 1973-1978, keeper of edged weapons, 1978-1981, deputy master of armouries, 1981-1988, master, since 1988.

    Works

    • Author: (booklet) Crossbows, 1979, (catalogue) Treasures From The Tower, 1982. Editor: Alm's: A Survey of European Crossbows, 1994. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow Society Antiquaries London, Royal Society Arts. Member Arms & Armour Society Great Britain, Arms & Armour Society Denmark, Meyrick Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Theater, music, reading, walking, riding.

    Connections

    • Son of Rowland George Wilson and Mollie (Munson) Wilson, Youngs. Married Pamela Ruth McCredie, October 28, 1972. Children: John Rowland, Rebecca Jane, Elizabeth Ann, David Malcolm.
    • father: Rowland George Wilson Wilson
    • mother: Mollie (Munson) Wilson
    • spouse: Pamela Ruth McCredie
    • children: John Rowland Wilson
    • Rebecca Jane Wilson
    • Elizabeth Ann Wilson
    • David Malcolm Wilson
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    Born February 18, 1950
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1971
      Oxford University
    • 1972
      Manchester University
    • 1972 - 1973
      Museum assistant, Royal Armouries
    • 1978 - 1981
      Museum assistant, Royal Armouries
    • 1981 - 1988
      Museum assistant, Royal Armouries
    • 1988
      Museum assistant, Royal Armouries