David Smart in 1977, showing John Bourdillon and Stephen Ellis Sherborne School’s first computer, a Burroughs L2000.

David Sydney Smart MA (1944-2019) died at the Yeatman Hospital on 14 September 2019.

David was appointed mathematics master at Sherborne School in 1967 and was Head of Mathematics from 1972 to 1987.  He was Director of Studies from 1985 until his retirement in 2004.

A service of thanksgiving for David’s life will be held in Sherborne Abbey at 2.30 pm on Thursday 24 October 2019.

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Posted 24 September 2019 by Sherborne School Archives.

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