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Francis Darwin

10 Madingley Road

History of 10 Madingley Road


Sir Francis Darwin FRS, botanist

1919 – 1920

Ralph Vaughan Williams lived here (late February 1919 to circa October 1920) after his demobilisation from the army. he had served with the 2nd/4th London Field Ambulance Unit and then, in 1918, as an artillery officer, 2/Lt. with the 141 Heavy Battery, 86th Brigade, Royal Garrison Artillery. (email from DB 2022)


Charles Earle Raven

Rev Canon Charles Earle Raven, theology and science


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