Godwin, John

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GODWIN, John. British, b. 1922. Genres: Air/Space topics, Education, Local history/Rural topics, Biography. Career: Began teaching career, 1948. Headmaster, Mawnan Village School, Near Falmouth, 1955-58; Deputy Headmaster, Corley Residential School for Delicate Children, 1958-61; Headmaster, St. George's Primary School, Stamford, 1961-69; Headmaster, St. Michael's Primary School, Lichfield, Staffs., 1970-81. Publications: Battling Parer, 1968; Wings to the Cape, 1971; Give Your Child a Better Start, 1973; Lives to Inspire, 1978; More Lives to Inspire, 1980; The Murder of Christina Collins, 1981; Lessons from Life and Legend, 1982; Beaudesert and the Pagets, 1982; Some Staffordshire Characters, 1982; More Stafford- shire Characters, 1983; Some Notable 18th Century Staffordshire M.P.'s, 1984; Early Aeronautics in Staffordshire, 1986; Still More Lives to Inspire, 1987; The Pocket Palmer, 1990; Beaudesert, The Pagets and Waterloo, 1992; Tom Coulthwaite, Wizard of The Turf, 1993; A Staffordshire Quiz Book, 1994; The Story of Elijah Cadman of Coventry, 2000; The Best of Lives to Inspire, 2001. Died 2003.