Christopher Nevill, 6th Marquess of Abergavenny

Christopher George Charles Nevill, 6th Marquess of Abergavenny (born 23 April 1955) is the son of Lord Rupert Charles Montecute Nevill and Lady Ann Camilla Evelyn Wallop. He was educated in Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London and helped expand his horizons and develop a more global perspective by living and working in Hamburg, Germany, in the 1970s. His family has owned the Eridge Park estate in Eridge, East Sussex for many years. Some of the buildings on Sham Farm are now rented to businesses, making it a business park. It is also the site of the annual Eridge Park Trail Challenge, a foot race organized by the Tunbridge Wells Harriers. He succeeded as 6th Marquess of Abergavenny in the Peerage of the United Kingdom on 23 February 2000 when his uncle, who had no surviving male heir, died. He also succeeded as 10th Earl of Abergavenny and 10th Viscount Nevill in the Peerage of Great Britain and 6th Earl of Lewes in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. He married Venetia V. Maynard, daughter of Frederick Gerard Maynard, in 1985.

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Date of birth
April 23rd, 1955


1. Harrow School Independent school

Harrow School, commonly known simply as "'Harrow", is an English independent school for boys situated in the town of Harrow, in north-west London. There is some evidence that there has been a school on the site since 1243 but the Harrow School of today was officially founded by John Lyon under a Royal Charter of Elizabeth I in 1572. Harrow is one of the original nine public schools that were defined by the Public Schools Act 1868.

Type Boarding school
5 High Street, Harrow on the Hill, HA1 3HP - London, Greater London
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