CROMBIE, Susan Frances

1921 - 1986

As Susan Frances Fox, she was born 15 October 1921, daughter of Frederick William Fox. As a 13 year old, in 1933 she sailed for Mombassa, Kenya and in 1960, as a married woman, travelled to Singapore. A self-taught artist who exhibited at the Southwold Art Circle from 1973, painting from her South Green cottage in Southwold. Her brother Anthony Basil Darwin Fox (1902-1969) made his fortune on the stock market which in 1962, funded the provision of more than 20 dwellings for local people at nominal rents and the Fox Trust continues an important role in Southwold life. Susan died at Southwold in 1986.

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