Roderick Robert Nelson

St Peter's School

Roderick Robert Nelson

Roderick Robert Nelson born April 21, 1935 in Longbenton, County Borough of Newcastle upon Tyne. He died on September 30, 2018 aged 83.

He attended St. Peter’s from 1949 to 1954 (School House). After leaving St. Peter’s he registered for National Service before serving two years in the Navy. He then began his career as an Engineer. He enjoyed a long career in the oil business working for Texaco, Amoco and BP in countries all over the world starting in Trinidad and Tobago, then England, Iran and Egypt.

He had four children, two grand daughters and one great grandson.