ROBINSON, George Gilmour

1894 - 1985

Born at Lambeth, London on 4 August 1894. On 2 August 1935 appointed resident magistrate at Nakura, an Eritrean island in the Dahlak Archipelago situated west of Dahlak Kebir. A High Court Judge who sailed for Zanzibar in 1952 and was Chief Justice of that country and knighted in 1955. President of the Beccles Art Circle who died at Southwold in 1985, and in 1987 his widow gave 500 to the Art Club which was placed into a special fund