Charles Marcus Mander
I would like to thank Sir Nicholas Mander for his help in producing this biography and supplying the photographs.Obituaries have appeared in the Daily Telegraph on 15th August 2006, as well as many Midland papers, including the Birmingham Post and the Wolverhampton Express and Star. In addition, Sir Nicholas Mander gave a series of interviews on BBC Midland Radio channels.
A selection from the obituaries which appeared at the time of his death follows.
Daily Telegraph Obituary
Sir Charles Mander, Bt
Published: 12:01AM BST 25 Aug 2006
Sir Charles Mander, 3rd Bt, who has died aged 84, inherited a Midlands industrial fortune and became an astute developer of his landed estates, though he later fell victim to the travails of the Lloyd's insurance market.
City shopping pioneer dies at 84
Sir Charles Mander dies at 84
EXPRESS & STAR
Mander bloodline which built a city
Aug 17, 2006
Sir Charles Mander was a landowner who became an astute property developer, as he turned his estates to account.
Sudden death of centre founder