In 1979 Barry married Robin Hughes, who was about half his age. The partnership lasted 12 years, but after she left him Hughes wrote a book which described her experience of domestic abuse at his hands.
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Reference: Colin Hogg, A life in loose strides: the story of Barry Crump. Auckland: Hodder Moa Beckett, 2000.
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