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Charlie Bell


Manly Library Local Studies

Bell, Charles D[udley] (1886-1967)

MAN01011 Charlie Bell, 1929 MML

Charlie Bell was born at Neutral Bay in June 1886, and was a d[...]other was Mary Emily Blunt Alicia
(known as Meba) Bell, 40 Osborne Road, Manly, and his father was John Bell, Lamb
Inn, Sandford, Crediton, Devon, England. Hi[...]d left a collection of his photos of Manly.
Mr Bell died on 22 April 1967. 5 The following unsigned o[...]anly Daily, 27 April 1967:

“The death of Mr C D Bell at the age of 81 deprives the community of[...]
Manly Library Local Studies

Charlie Bell, as he was so affectionately known, came to Manly[...]favourite pastime and in the early 1900s Charlie Bell and many
other keen swimmers used to trek from Ma[...]make him
the founder of this famous club.
Mr Bell was the first race secretary of the Manly ASC the[...]t many State and Australian championships.
Mr Bell was also starter and referee for the 1938 Empire[...]in the Broken Bay and Blue
Mountains area.
Mr Bell is survived by his widow and three daughters, Dor[...]teful for having shared the
friendship of Charlie Bell. Following a service yesterday at St Matth[...]
[...]MAN01879 Manly ASC 1912-13, Bell seated, centre MML

Charlie Bell was appointed assistant registrar of the N[...]