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William Cecil (Bill) Marshall


Architect. BA, Cambridge (Trinity College), 1872. Son of Henry Cowper Marshall and Catherine Anne Lucy Spring Rice. Friend of Horace Darwin. Designed many tennis courts, and the billiard room with dressing room and bedroom above for Down House.


Alum. Cantab.

Correspondence vol. 24, letter to W. C. Marshall, 19 September 1876

England & Wales, national probate calendar (index of wills and administrations), 1858–1966 (, accessed 13 March 2013)


Alum. Cantab.: Alumni Cantabrigienses. A biographical list of all known students, graduates and holders of office at the University of Cambridge, from the earliest times to 1900. Compiled by John Venn and J. A. Venn. 10 vols. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1922–54.

Correspondence: The correspondence of Charles Darwin. Edited by Frederick Burkhardt et al. 29 vols to date. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1985–.