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Watson-Watt, Sir Robert Alexander, (1892-1973), Knight, physicist

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Alternative name(s):
  • Watt (Also known as)
Surname: Watson-Watt
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: Robert Alexander
Gender: Male
Date: 1892-1973
Title: Knight
Biography: ODNB link for Watt, Sir Robert Alexander Watson- (1892-1973), Knight, physicist
References: DNB; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P275160 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P152028 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1943-1948: Professor R H Tawney: proposed 1947 tour to Austria. Professor A J P Taylor: 1946 tour...
The National Archives, Kew
1931-1966: Air Ministry and Ministry of Aircraft Production: Miscellaneous Unregistered Papers
The National Archives, Kew
1936-71: corresp and papers
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
NRA 39843
c1940-59: additional papers
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
See Annual Return 2016
1935-59: papers
Queen's University Archives
See Union list of MSS in Canadian repositories 1975
1935-52: corresp with Tizard and misc papers
Imperial War Museum Department of Documents
NRA 24549 Tizard
1941-57: corresp with Lord Cherwell
Oxford University: Nuffield College Library
NRA 16447