Story: Crump, Barry

Relationships: Barry and Fleur (3rd of 6)

Relationships: Barry and Fleur

Barry Crump was married for five months in 1962 to poet Fleur Adcock. The marriage was turbulent and violent; Adcock later told of how Crump regularly beat her.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1962/0098

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How to cite this page:

Brigid Magner. 'Crump, Barry', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2011, updated November, 2012. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 24 July 2024)