Baron Vestey

Baron Vestey, of Kingswood in der Grafschaft Surrey, ist ein erblicher britischer Adelstitel in der Peerage of the United Kingdom, benannt nach der Familie Vestey.

Stammsitz der Familie ist Stowell Park Estate, in den Cotswolds, Gloucestershire.

Verleihung

Der Titel wurde im Jahre 1922 für den Unternehmer und Reeder William Vestey geschaffen. Dieser war durch Rinderfarmen in Übersee und den Rindfleischimport ins Vereinigte Königreich zu Wohlstand gekommen. Zu der Vestey Group gehörte insbesondere die Blue Star Line.

Weiterer Titel

William Vestey wurde bereits 1913 zum Baronet, of Bessemer House, erhoben. Diese Baronetswürde wird nunmehr als nachgeordneter Titel geführt.

Liste der Barone Vestey (1922)


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