Alice Havergal Skillicorn

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Alice Havergal Skillicorn,[1] (1894–1979) was a British academic. From 1935 to 1960, she was Principal[2] of Homerton College, Cambridge.[3]

Skillicorn was born in Ramsey, Isle of Man. She taught in London and Durham. She was an HMI from 1928 until her appointment at Homerton. She died on 3 February 1979.[4]


  1. ^ "Alice Havergal Skillicorn, Principal of Homerton College (1935–1960)". Art UK. Retrieved 31 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Homerton College Records - Principals". JISC. Retrieved 31 March 2019.
  3. ^ "and Francis on-line". Retrieved 31 March 2019.
  4. ^ Skillicorn, Alice Havergal. Who Was Who. 1920–2016 (April 2014 online ed.). A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc. Retrieved 31 March 2019. closed access
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Preceded by
Mary Miller Allan
Principal of Homerton College, Cambridge
Succeeded by
Beryl Paston Brown