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Weir, Thomas [Tom] (explorer, journalist and photographer)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1914 - 2006

Found in 543 Collections and/or Records:

Annotated drafts of an article of Tom Weir on Adam Watson., undated, circa.2000.

 File
Identifier: Acc.13059/240A
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Manuscripts, typescripts, drafts, notes of and relating to Tom Weir and his varied and prolific output of books, magazine articles, short stories, radio and TV programmes.

Dates: undated, circa.2000.

Articles of Tom Weir relating to the Nature Conservancy Council., 1956-1971, or after.

 File
Identifier: Acc.13059/221B
Scope and Contents

Includes a letter and typescript lecture of Robert Aylmer Haldane and a script relating to an interview with John Morton Boyd, Director of the Nature Conservancy Council in Scotland.

Dates: 1956-1971, or after.

Biographical notes of Tom Weir relating to Mike Tomkies. , Undated.

 File
Identifier: Acc.13059/240B
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Manuscripts, typescripts, drafts, notes of and relating to Tom Weir and his varied and prolific output of books, magazine articles, short stories, radio and TV programmes.

Dates: Undated.

Bird-watching diary of Tom Weir., 1937.

 Item
Identifier: Acc.13059/13
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Tom Weir is probably best known for his long-running STV series ‘Weir’s Way’. He was born in Glasgow and served in the Royal Artillery during World War II. He worked as a surveyor for the Ordnance Survey before embarking on the career that was to make him a household name. Tom Weir is also notable as a mountaineer. He was a member of the first post-war Himalayan expedition and a number of important exploratory expeditions in Nepal in the early 1950s. He became a...
Dates: 1937.

Bird-watching diary of Tom Weir., 1939.

 Item
Identifier: Acc.13059/14
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Tom Weir is probably best known for his long-running STV series ‘Weir’s Way’. He was born in Glasgow and served in the Royal Artillery during World War II. He worked as a surveyor for the Ordnance Survey before embarking on the career that was to make him a household name. Tom Weir is also notable as a mountaineer. He was a member of the first post-war Himalayan expedition and a number of important exploratory expeditions in Nepal in the early 1950s. He became a...
Dates: 1939.

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Photographs. 126
Notebooks. 111
Diaries. 89
Typescripts. 47
Press cuttings. Information artifacts. 19