SHORROCK, Rowland William

1913 - 1997

Born at 14 Newhall Lane, Bolton, Lancashire on 13 November 1913, third child of Walter Shorrock, clerk in an ironworks, and his wife Alice Lillian née Wingfield, who married at Bolton in 1903. In 1939 an agricultural researcher living at 23 Chedworth Street, Cambridge and he married at Wycombe, Buckinghamshire in 1950, Sheila Grace Scott (1911-2003). He exhibited at the Ipswich Art Club from Westwood, Summer Lane, Bromeswell, Woodbridge, Suffolk in 1977, 'Fruit in a Copper Dish', in 1979 'The Garden Fete' and in 1980 'Skiddaw and Overwater' and 'Dish with Apples'. He died at Bromeswell in May 1997.