Leonard Knight Elmhirst

Leonard Knight Elmhirst

Birth
Worsbrough, Metropolitan Borough of Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England
Death 16 Apr 1974 (aged 80)
Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Dartington, South Hams District, Devon, England
Plot He was cremated and his ashes were scattered in the garden at Dartington Hall.
Memorial ID 209519501 · View Source
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Leonard Knight Elmhirst was a philanthropist and agronomist who worked extensively in India. He was co-founder with his wife, Dorothy (Whitney) Elmhirst, of the Dartington Hall project in progressive education and rural reconstruction.


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Gravesite Details He was cremated and his ashes were scattered in the garden at Dartington Hall.

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  • Created by: CMWJR
  • Added: 26 Apr 2020
  • Find a Grave Memorial 209519501
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leonard Knight Elmhirst (6 Jun 1893–16 Apr 1974), Find a Grave Memorial no. 209519501, citing Dartington Hall and Gardens, Dartington, South Hams District, Devon, England ; Maintained by CMWJR (contributor 50059520) .