George Lowthian Trevelyan, 4th Baronet of Wallington

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George Lowthian Trevelyan, 4th Baronet of Wallington

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Birthplace: London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Death: February 09, 1996 (89)
South Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
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Son of Sir Charles Trevelyan and Lady Mary "Molly" Katherine Trevelyan
Husband of Helen Trevelyan
Brother of Pauline Dower and Private

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About George Lowthian Trevelyan, 4th Baronet of Wallington

Sir George Lowthian Trevelyan 4th Baronet (5 November 1906 – 9 February 1996) was a British educational pioneer and a founding father of the New Age movement. After listening to a lecture by Dr Walter Stein, a student of Rudolf Steiner in 1942, he turned from being agnostic to new age spiritual thinker, and even studied anthroposophy in the coming years. He first became a History teacher at Gordonstoun School, a pioneering radical education methods. After the World War II, he became the Warden at Attingham Park, a pioneering adult education college in Shropshire in 1948, from where he retired in 1971, to found the Wrekin Trust, an educational charity. He was subsequently associated with the Soil Association, the Findhorn Foundation, the Teilhard de Chardin Society and the Essene Network. In the last 15 years of his life he was the focus of many lecture tours and meetings. He also wrote numerous books, including A Vision of the Aquarian Age (1977), Operation Redemption (1981), Summons to a High Crusade (1985) and finally Exploration into God (1991). He was awarded the Right Livelihood Award, in 1982.

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George Lowthian Trevelyan, 4th Baronet of Wallington's Timeline

1906
November 5, 1906
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
1996
February 9, 1996
Age 89
South Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom