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Wace, Frederick Charles, 1836-1893 (Mayor of Cambridge)



  • Existence: 1836 - 1893


F.C. Wace was educated at City of London School and St. John's College, Cambridge, graduating Third Wrangler in 1858, and being elected a Fellow of his college two years later. He was appointed one of the Esquire Bedells of the University in 1877 and an Alderman of the new Cambridge County Council in 1889 (holding both offices until his death in January 1893), and was Mayor of Cambridge between 1889 and 1891.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


F.C. Wace: Correspondence and Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7598-7599
Scope and Contents

Papers concerning Sir J.E. Gorst's parliamentary candidature for Cambridge University and also the Spinning House controversy.

Dates: 1891-1946
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