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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Sir Anthony Scott, 3rd Baronet 1937-2019

_. Sir Anthony Scott, 3rd Baronet, has died at the age of 81.

Anthony Percy Scott was born 1 May, 1937; succeeded his father, Col Sir Douglas Winchester Scott, 2nd Baronet, in 1984; educated at Harrow; Called to the Bar at the Inner Temple, 1960; married 1962, Caroline Louisa Anne, elder daughter of (William Charles) Edward Bacon, of Mobberley, Cheshire, by whom he had issue, two sons, Henry and Simon, and a daughter, Miranda.

The first baronet, Admiral Sir Percy Scott, devised special mounting for the Naval Gun used for the defence and Relief of Ladysmith, and in China, 1900.

His elder son, Henry Douglas Edward Scott, who was born 26 March, 1964, succeeds as fourth baronet.

A Memorial Service is to take place at All Saints' Church, Little Shelford, near Cambridge, 11 May, 2019.

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