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Hugh Cecil Lowther

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Hugh Cecil Lowther, 5th Earl of Lonsdale, KG, GCVO, DL (25 January 1857–13 April 1944) was an English nobleman and sportsman. The second son of Henry Lowther, 3rd Earl of Lonsdale, he succeeded his brother, St George Lowther, 4th Earl of Lonsdale, in 1882.

He was a founder and first president of the Automobile Association which adopted his livery.

1909 President of the Brooklands Automobile Racing Club. Biographical information and image at Automotor Journal 1909/04/17

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