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GACHET, E. J. A.M.I.E.E. Development Engr., Siemens Bros., Woolwich, London. Private Address: "Corris," Red Hill, Chislehurst. Age: 35. Career: 4 years Northampton Eng. Coll.; Winteringham Ltd., Northampton; Western Elect. Co., Woolwich; Standard Telephones & Cables Ltd., Hendon; British Post Office, London.
GAIR, Charles Wesley. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.Inst.C.E. Asst. Engr., Bridge Section, Ministry of Transport, Northumberland Avenue, W.C.2.
GALE, C. H. M.Inst.C.E., F.R.I.B.A., F.R.S.A. Private Address: Stuston Lodge, Nr. Diss, Norfolk. Career: Belmont House, Chiswick; Univ. Coll., Dundee; Pupil to A. C. Boothby, Kircaldy and Cupar, 1882-85; Dawson and Fyson, Westminster, 1886-89; with Sir John Coode & Son, 1889-90; P.W.D., Hong Kong, 1890-1919.
GALES, Sir Robert Richard. Kt., F.C.H., M.Inst.C.E., M.Am.Soc.C.E. Private Address: St. James' Court, Buckingham Gate, London, S.W.1. Career: After education at the Royal Indian Eng. Coll., received practical training on the Forth Bridge construction; thereafter, until 1919, held various appointments on Indian Rlwys., becoming Chief Engr., Rlwy. Board, Indian Rlwy. Dept., in 1915, and Agent, North-Western Rlwy. of India in 1917; became a partner in the firm of Rendel, Palmer and Tritton, Consulting Engrs., in 1919; retired in 1937. Author of papers on the construction of the Curzon Bridge and the Hardinge Bridge, contributed to Inst. C.E. Club: East India United Service.
GALLIARD, J. D. A.M.I.E.E. Electrical Supt., Mersey Docks and Harbour Board, Liverpool.
GALLOWAY, J. A.M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Struct.E., M.W.M.A. Works Manager, The Trussed Concrete Steel Co., Ltd., Reinforced Concrete Engrs., Manchester, 17. Age: 55. Career: Barrow-in-Furness Secondary and Science Schools; Rutherford and Armstrong Colls.; Coll. of Tech., Manchester; Apprent., Vickers Ltd., as Marine Engr.; 10 years with Hawthorn Leslie & Co., Ltd., on Reciprocating & Turbine Marine Eng. Design.
GALLOWAY, J. A.M.I.E.E. M.I.W.E. Elect. Engr. and Plant Manager, Harland & Wolff Ltd., Diesel Engine Works, Finn ieston, Glasgow, C.3. Private Address: 61 Springfield Park, Burnside, Rutherglen. Age: 50. Career: Blackburn Grammar Sch.; Rochdale Tech. Sch.; Manchester Sch. of Tech.; Blackburn Corp.; Siemens, Stafford; Cammell Laird, Sheffield.
GALLOWAY, John Bruce. Assoc. M.Inst.C.E., Fellow Land Agents' Society. Managing Director and Secretary, Rothley Temple Estates Ltd., Rothley, Leicestershire. Private Address: Brown Hill, Rothley, Leicestershire. Career: Articled Pupil with Messrs. Beloe & Priest, M.N. Inst. C.E., of Liverpool; various Assistantships; Resident Agent at Rothley Temple Estate since 1911, and Managing Director on formation of Company, 1924. Served 3 years in Royal Engineers on Western Front in Great War, and retired with rank of Captain. Director of Bradgate Woods Ltd., Member of Leicestershire County Council. Vice-Chairman, Barrow-upon-Soar Rural District Council.
GAMAGE, J. Edmund. A.M.I.E.E. Elect. Engr., Electric Furnace Co., Ltd., 17 Victoria Street, London, S.W.1. Private Address: 124 Greencroft Gardens, London, N.W.6. Age: 39. Career: 1915-17 and 1919-20, Finsbury Tech. Coll.; 1920-22, Apprent., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd.; 1922-29, Industrial Heating Engr., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd.; 1929-32, Industrial Heating Engr., General Elect. Co., Ltd.; 1934 -38, Elect. Engr., Messrs. Campbell & Gifford, Consultants. Author of Papers on Electric Heating.
GANDER, James S. M.I.Mech.E., M. I. Mar. E Consulting Engr. and Surveyor, Tech. Journalist, The Old Bank House, Leigh Hill, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex. Career: East London Coll. and Northern Poly.; Apprent., Caird & Rayner, London; First Class B.O.T. Cert.; Stephen Awards, I.Mar.E.; Gold Medal, Inst.E. & S., Hong Kong; Asst. Engr. Supt., Anglo Saxon Pet. Co., Ltd.; Surveyor for Carriage of Oil Fuel for British Min. of Shipping (Canada), 1917-19, also Surveyor for U.S. Shipping Bd., for Director of Overseas Trans. (Canada), and British Corp.; Chairman of Eng. Committee under Sir Robert Borden for dealing with problems arising from the Halifax Explosion. Inventor and Patentee of several devices, carriage and combustion of oil fuel. Books: "The Working Arrangement for the Combustion of Oil Fuel in Marine Boilers," "Oil Fuel Burning at Sea and on Land," etc., etc.
GARCKE, S. E. M.I.Mech.E. Executive Director, British Elect. Traction Co., Ltd., Controlling large part of Omnibus Elect. Supply and other Public Util. Undertakings. Private Address: Ditton House, nr. Maidenhead. Age: 53. A pioneer of the Motor Vehicle movement; instrumental in building up the Omnibus Industry throughout the country. Past Pres., Inst. Transport; member of Minister of Transport's Adv. Council; Gold Medallist, Inst.T.
GARDINER, A. Norman. B.Sc. (Eng.), Hons. London, M. Inst.C. E., M.Inst.W.E. Eng. Insp., Ministry of Health, Whitehall, S.W.1. Private Address: 37 Ashley Road, Epsom. Age: 42. Career: King's Coll., London, 1919-21; 1921-27, Birmingham Corp. Water Dept.; 1927-29, Resident Engr. New Waterworks Municipality of Penang Straits Settlements; 1929-31, Newport (Mon.) Corp. Water Dept.; 1931-34, Resident Engr., Langthwaite Reservoir, Lancaster Corp.
GARDINER, Herbert William Benjamin. B.Sc.Eng. (London), A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Research Engr., Research Laboratories of the General Elect. Co., Ltd., Wembley, Mddx. Private Address: 17 Kenton Park Crescent, Kenton, Harrow. Career: Sloane School; Erith Tech. Coll.; Apprent. at Messrs. Vickers Ltd. (now Vickers-Armstrong Ltd.), Erith.
GARDINER, S. M. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Elect. Engr., Admiralty, Whitehall, S.W.1. Private Address: 19 Orchard Road, Erdington. Age: 32. Career: Bristol Univ., 1923-26; B.T.H. Co., Apprent. and Engr., 1926-30; L.C.C., Tech. Asst., 1930-31; Mid-Southern Utility Co., Asst. Engr., 1932-35; Admiralty, 1935,—at present Dist. Elect. Engr., Midland Dist.
GARDINER, Thomas Drewery. M.I.Mar.E., 1st Class B.O.T. Certificate (motor). Second Engr., Anglo-Saxon Petroleum Co., Ltd., St. Helens Court, Leadenhall Street, E.C.3. Private Address: 4 Maygate, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland. Age: 34. Career: Dunfermline Secondary; Lauder Tech. School; Leith Nautical Coll.; Barclay Curle Ltd., Diesel Engine Works.
GARDNER, A. C. F.R.S.(Edin.). President of the Inst. of Engrs. and Shipbuilders in Scotland. M.Inst. C.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.E.E. Chief Engr., Clyde Navigation Trust, Robertson Street, Glasgow. Career: 1918-29, Docks Engr., London & North Eastern Rlwy. and Great Central Rlwy., formerly with the Great Western Rlwy., London County Council, and The Thames Ironworks, London. Vice-Pres. and Chairman of Committee, International Eng. Congress, 1938. Pres., Glasgow Univ. Eng. Soc., 1937. Author of various Engineering and Scientific Papers.
GARDNER, Alexander. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. City Elect. Engr., Aberdeen Town Council, Electy. Works, Millburn Street, Aberdeen. Private Address: 132 Duthie Terrace, Aberdeen.
GARDNER, Charles Turville. A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Inst.T. (Foundation Member). Engineer, London Transport, Central London Rlwy. extension. Private Address: Green Hedges, Shalford, Guildford. Career: Asst. Engr., Rhodesia Rlwys.; Asst. Engr., Sudan Govt. Rlwys.; Asst. Engr., Nigerian Rlwys.; Senior A.E., Lagos Harbour; Capt. R.E.; Deputy Director of Works, Imperial War Graves Commission. Club: F.R.E.S.
GARDNER, E. P. S. B.Sc. (London), A.M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Struct. E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Chief Constructional Engr., The Quasi Arc Co., Ltd., 15 Grosvenor Gardens, S.W.1. Engaged in the development of elect. welding. Has conducted extensive tours of investigation in Europe, India, Egypt, and the United States of America.
GARDNER, Frank. B.Sc. (Vict.) Hons. Eng., M.I.Mech.E. Principal, Carlisle Tech. School, Castle Street, Carlisle. Private Address: Carlton, 205 Brampton Road, Carlisle. Career: Apprent., Ashworth and Parker, Bury; served R.F.C. and R.A.F. during Great War; Head of Eng. Depts., Barrow and Darlington Tech. Colleges. Books: "Mechanics for Engineering Students" (Oxford Univ. Press).
GARDNER, F. G. A.M.I.E.E. With The International Standard Electric Corp., Connaught House, Aldwych, W.C.2.
GARDNER, Henry. M.I.Mech.E., M.I.P.E., M.I.B.F. General Works Manager, Glenfield and Kennedy, Ltd., Hydraulic Engrs., Kilmarnock. Private Address: Glendene, Dundonald Road, Kilmarnock, Scotland. Career: With Glenfield and Kennedy over 30 years, having held positions of Outside Manager, Asst. Manager, and present position for past 12 years.
GARDNER, John. M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., Eng. Insp., Ministry of Health. Private Address: 583 Finchley Road, N.W.3. Age: 55. Career: King's Coll., London; Articled to Messrs. John Taylor, Sons, and Santo Crimp, Civil Engrs., Westminster; 14 years with Messrs. John Taylor, Sons, & Santo Crimp, on constructional eng. works; 1916-19, Military Works Services in Aden and India; Captain R.E.
GARDNER, M. R. M.E.E., M.I.R.S.E. Private Address: "Parkside," Hadley Common, Barnet, Herts. Age: 60. Career: Finsbury Tech. Coll.; Apprent., Ediswan Co.; Elect. Eng,r., P. & 0., 2 years; joined Central London Rly., 1900; Line Engr., 1908; Underground Rly., Asst. Signal Engr.; 1915-18, Engr. Lt., R.N.R.; Elect. Eng. Dept., Admiralty, 191820; Signal Engr., Westinghouse Brake & Signal Co. (Retired).
GARDNER, William Frank. M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., A.M.T.P.I. Borough Engr. and Surveyor, County Borough of Stockport, Cheshire. Private Address: Woodstock, Davenport, Stockport, Cheshire. Age: 42. Career: Leighton Hall & Stoneys Inst., Lancaster; Pupilage to J. W. Hipwood, Esq., 111. Inst C E, Borough Surveyor, Morecambe. Civil Eng. Asst. under following Authorities: Earby U.D.C., County Borough of Derby, Borough of Bridlington, City of Bradford; Deputy Borough Engr. of the County Borough of Wigan; and Borough Surveyor and Water Engr. of Wigan. Sapper to Lieut. in Royal Engineers, 1915-18. Wounded and Prisoner of War for 9 months. Author of paper to the Inst. of Municipal and County Engrs. on "Engineering Works in Stockport" (Bronze Medallist) and to Inst. of Civil Eng. (Manchester) on "Reinforced Concrete Viaduct over River Mersey. " Club: Rotary.
GARDOM, W. D. C. M.C., M.Inst.C.E. Private Address: 2 Hyde Park Crescent, London, W.2. Career: In India and Argentina. Retired.
GARLAND, Charles Samuel. A.R.C.S., B.Sc.(Hons.), F.I.C., M.I. Chem. E. Managing Director, Stream Line Filters, Ltd., Ingate Place, Battersea, S.W.8. Private Address: By-the-Links, Lodge Road, Bromley, Kent. Career: Works Manager, Volker Lighting Corp.; Managing Director, Lighting Trades, Ltd.; Managing Director: Clay Ring Co., Ltd., W. A. Ward & Co., Ltd., Steatite and Porcelain Products, Ltd., British Pix Co., Ltd., Pix Valves; Director, Thorium, Ltd.; Chairman: Trinidad Oil Lands, Ltd., Caston & Co., Ltd., Metafiltration Co., Ltd., Silent Gliding Doors, Ltd., Stream Line Filters Ltd., Active Oxygen Ltd. M.P. for Islington (South), 1922-23; Crown Governor of Imperial Coll. of Sc. and of City and Guilds Eng. Coll.; Hon. Treasurer, National Union of Manufacturers, from 1923; Vice-Pres., Soc. of Chem. Industry and Inst. of Chem. Engrs.; Pres., British Assoc. of Chemists. Clubs: Carlton, Chemical.
GARNER, Harry Mason. M.A. (Cantab.), F.R.Ae.S. Principal Scientific Officer, Marine Aircraft Experimental Establishment, Felixstowe. Private Address: Hill Top, Foxgrove Gardens, Felixstowe. Age: 47. Ed.: St. John's Coll., Cambridge.
GARNER, Thomas Leslie. M.Sc. (Lond.), A.I.C., A.M.I.Chem.E., F.I.R.I. Development Manager, John Bull Rubber Co., Evington Valley Road, Leicester. Private Address: Rowanhurst, Hawthorne Drive, Evington, Leicester. Career: 6 years at Avon India Rubber Co., prior to taking up present post 6 years ago.
GARNETT, C. V. H. M.A., A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I. Mech.E., Major R.E. (T.). Manager, Eng. Production, Callender's Cable and Construction Co., Ltd., London and Erith. Private Address: Woodhall, Woodland Rise, Sevenoaks, Kent. Career: City of London School; Clare Coll., Cambridge; sometime Chief Engr., Telegraph Construction and Maintenance Co., Ltd.; also other appointments.
GARRARD, Charles Cornfield. Ph.D., M.I.E.E. Head of Switch and Transformer Works., General Elect. Co., Ltd., Witton, Birmingham. Private Address: Dennington, Somerville Road, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham. Educ.: Central Foundation Schools, London, Finsbury Tech. Coll., Univ. of Gottingen. Books: "Electric Switch and Controlling Gear" (Benn). Club: Devonshire (London).
GARRARD, Charles Joseph Oliver. M.Sc., A.M. I.E.E. Engineer, Switchgear Dept., General Elect. Co., Ltd., Witton. Private Address: "Esterel," Knighton Close, Four Oaks, Birmingham. Age: 32. Career: 1915-25, King Edwards High School, Birmingham; 1925-29, Univ. of Birmingham; Apprent. G.E.C., Witton; Brown Boveri & Cie, A.-G.; Mannheim, Germany; Societe d' Usinage de Materiel Electrique, Paris.
GARRARD, E. E. A.M.I.E.E. Sales Engr., Crompton Parkinson Ltd., Bush House, London, W.C.2. Private Address: 7 Belvedere Grove, Wimbledon, S.W.19. Career: Apprent., Ediswan and Crompton & Co.; Asst. Eng,r., Gt. Yarmouth and Brimsdown; Chief Engr., Canton, China. Captain R.E., B.E.F.
GARRAWAY, Ronald Hervey Robertson. A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M. I.Loco.E. Asst. Dist. Locomotive Supt., L.N.E. Rlwy., Cambridge. Private Address: Mendip, 31 Cavendish Avenue, Cambridge. Age: 44. Career: Premium Apprent., G.E.R., Stratford; Univ. of London; C.M.E. Dept., Stratford; G.E. Representative, Woolwich Arsenal; Depot Supt., Peterborough East.
GARRETT, Lt. Col. F. C.B., C.B.E., D.L., J.P., T.D., A.M.I. Mech.E., A.M.Inst.C.E. Hon. Col. 4th Suffolk Regt. Private Address: Minsmere, Leiston, Suffolk. Born: 1869. Ed.: Rugby School; late Chairman and Managing Director of Richard Garrett & Sons, Ltd.; Past Pres., Agric. Engrs. Assoc.
GARRETT, W. B. B.Sc. Tech., A.M.I.E.E. Transformer Engr., British Thomson Houston Co., Ltd., Rugby. Private Address: 90 Hillmorton Rd., Rugby. Age: 48. Career: Apprent., British Westinghouse Ltd.; School of Tech., Manchester; Transformer Engr., British Westinghouse; Royal Air Force; Sales Engr., General Elect. Co. and Higgs Motors Ltd.; Transformer Engr., Johnson & Phillips Ltd.
GARRITY, J. F. B.Eng., A.M.I. Mech.E. Tech. Asst., Royal Ordnance Factory, Nottingham. Private Address: 35 Ranfurly Road, Cressington, Liverpool, 19. Age: 38. Career: Apprent. 1916-19; Liverpool Univ., 1919-22; Marine Engr., A. Holt & Co., 1923-31; (First Class B.O.T. Cert.); Shift Charge Engr., Macfie & Sons, Sugar Refinery, 1931-38. Captain R.A.O.C. Sup. Res.
GARTSIDE, V. M.B.E., M.I. Mech.E., M.I.P.E. Engr. and Tech. Representative, John Holroyd & Co., Ltd., Milnrow, nr. Rochdale. Private Address: 20 Manor Road, Richmond, Surrey. Career: Apprent., Thos. Robinson & Sons, Ltd.; various posts with John Holroyd & Co. Gold Medallist, Manch. Assoc. of Engrs.
GARWOOD, Godfrey Thomas. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. Engr. and Manager, West Hampshire Electy. Co., Ltd., Lyndhurst, Hants. Private Address: Tudor Cottage, Lyndhurst, Hants. Age: 38. Career: Colchester Corp. Electy. Dept. (Training); Plymouth Corp. Electy. Dept.; Kingston-on-Thames Corp. Electy. Dept.; Asst. to Geo. V. Twiss, M.I.E.E., Consulting Engr.
GASKELL, James Stranack. M.Inst.C.E. Private Address: Pine Neuk, Branksome Park Bournemouth. Age: 87. Career: Pupil and Asst., Bute Docks and Estate, Cardiff; Chief Asst. to Res. Engr., construction of Tilbury Docks; Res. Engr., construction of Tidal Basin Section of Khidderpue Docks, Calcutta; 1st Executive Engr. for construction of 1st Div. of the Assam-Bengal Rly. and terminal buildings; Engr., later Chief Engr., Surrey Commercial Dock Co. Consulting Engr. in private practice until retirement in 1914.
GASKELL, John Leonard. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Elect. Engr., Appleby Frodingham Steel Co., Ltd., Scunthorpe, Lincs. Private Address: 13 Hamilton Road, Scunthorpe, Lincs. Age: 30. Career: Lancashire Dynamo & Crypto Ltd., Manchester (Training); Lancs. Dynamo & Crypto Ltd., M/c as Tech. Engineer.; British Engine, Boiler, and Electrical Insurance Co., Ltd., M/c. as Engineer. Surveyor.
GASS, Edward Mellor. A.M.I. Mech.E., M.I.Loco.E., M.M.A.E. Private Address: 77 Brownlow Road, Horwich, Bolton, Lancashire. Career: 6 years apprent. in Workshops and Drawing Office of Beyer Peacock' & Co., Gorton, Manchester; 4 years Leading Draughtsman at Sharp Stewart & Co., Atlas Works, Manchester and Glasgow; Leading Draughtsman and Asst. Chief Draughtsman at the Lancashire & Yorkshire Rlwy. Co.'s Works, Horwich; Chief Locomotive Draughtsman, London, Midland & Scottish Rlwy. Co., Horwich Works. Inventor and Patentee—Improvements relating to Superheaters and Regulating Valve Apparatus for Locomotives. Author of General Papers, "Rating of Locomotives," "Steam Distribution of Valves, " "Compounding and Superheating of Locomotives—Indicator Diagrams."
GASS, William G. M.I.Mech.E., M.Inst.Met., F.Z.S. Managing Director and Chairman of Directors, Entwistle and Gass, Ltd., Atlas Foundry, Nelson Street, Bolton. Private Address: The Hollins, Radcliffe Road, Bolton. Also Chairman of Directors of Jackson & Bros., Ltd., and Clyne Eng. Co., Ltd., Bolton; Director of Planters Eng. Co., Ltd., 10 Victoria Street, London, S.W.1. Past President and Trustee, Manchester Assoc. of Engrs.
GATEHOUSE, Ernest Arthur. M.I.E.E., A.M.Inst.C.E., A.C.G.I. Director, Setright Registers Ltd. and of Warsop Petrol Drill & Tools Ltd., 27/31 Claremont Road, E.17. Private Address: Saxley Hill Barn, Honey, Surrey. Age: 55. Career: 3 years Central Tech. Coll., South Kensington; Tester and Erector, Dick, Kerr & Co., Preston; Asst. Manager, Contract Dept., B.T.H. Co., Rugby; Joint Managing Director, The Electrical Review Ltd.
GATES, A. E. H. A.M.I.E.E., M.I.P.E. Works Manager, T. Balmforth & Co., Ltd., Boiler Makers, Luton, Beds. Private Address: Hill View, Hart Hill, Luton, Beds.
GATES, B. G. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. With Royal Aircraft Establishment, S. Farnborough. Private Address: 97 Thornsbeach Road, Catford, S.E.6. Age: 34.
GAUNT, Victor Samuel. M.I.Ae. E., A.M.I.P.E. Works Manager of the Night Shift, Blackburn Aircraft Ltd., Brough, E. Yorks. Private Address: "Stanhope," 14 Blenheim Terrace, Scarborough. Age: 44. Career: Leeds Trade and Tech. Schools and Univ.; 15 years English Elect. Co., Bradford, Coventry and Preston; 10 years Westland Aircraft Works, Yeovil; 2 years Supermarine Aviation Works. For 10 years Hon. Sec., Westland Aircraft Society. Author of Technical Press Articles and Articles in Gliding Books.
GAUNTLETT, Harold Donovan. A.M.Inst.0.E., A.M. Inst.M. & Cy.E. Chief Eng. Asst., Luton Borough Council. Private Address: "Droskyn, " Manton Drive, Luton. Age: 29. Trained under Lt.-Col. A. J. Barry, C.B.E., M.Inst.C.E., Consulting Engr., Westminster. Formerly Eng. Asst. to: Wembley Urban Dist. Council, Portsmouth City Council, Ilford Borough Council.
GAZE, H. P. M.I.E.E., M.Inst.C.E. Chief Generator Engr., London Power Co., Horseferry Road, S.W.1. Private Addresses: 45 Queens Grove, N.W.1, and "Greenways, " Rad lett, Herts. Age: 64. Career: Univ. Coll., Liverpool, 1892-95; St. James and Pall Mall Elect. Light Co., 1896-1902; Central Elect. Light Co., Exec. Engr., 1902-26.
GEACH, L. C. A.M.I.Mech.E. Private Address: "Wood Edge," Copthorne Road, Rickmansworth, Herts. Age: 63. Career: Sherbourne Sch.; 1895, Midland Rly. Co.; held various posts up to Supt. of Motive Power from 1908.
GEARY, F. A. A.M.I.E.E., Lieut., late R.E. Distribution Engr., South London Elect. Supply Corp., Ltd. Private Address: 8 Bewlys Road, West Norwood, S.E.27.
GEDYE, Nicholas G. O.B.E., B.Sc., M.Inst.C.E., M.Cons.E. Consulting Engr., 11 Victoria Street, Westminster, London, S.W.L. Author of articles on "Docks," etc., in "Encyclopaedia Britannica." Clubs: Athenaeum, St. Stephen's.
GEE, C. B. B.Sc. Tech., M.I.E.E. Traction Motor Designer, Crompton Parkinson Ltd., Chelmsford. Private Address: 143 Wood Street, Chelmsford. Age: 42. Career: Univ. of Manchester; 1920-31, English Elect. Co., Ltd.; 1931, Crompton Parkinson Ltd.
GEE, W. L. M.I.H.V.E. Engineer, Serck Radiators Ltd., Gt. Western Works, Small Heath, Birmingham. Private Address: 91 Silhill Hall Road, Solihull, Birmingham. Age: 42. Career: Central Tech. School, Birmingham; Apprent. with Alldays & Onions Ltd. War Service, Royal Navy (Engine Room Branch); Chief Draughtsman, Standard & Oswald Stott (now Standards & Portim Bros.), Leicester; Tech. Engr., Alldays & Onions Ltd., Birmingham.
GELLING, Douglas Welsby. A.M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Mar.E., Extra 1st Class B.O.T. Engr. and Ship Surveyor, Board of Trade, Canute Road, Southampton, Hants. Private Address: 28 Hilldown Road, Southampton, Hants. Age: 36. Career: Waterloo, Leyton, and West Ham Tech. Schools, and L.C.C. Eng. School, Poplar; Apprent. with R. & H. Green and Silley-Weir, Ltd., R.A. Dock, London, E. Marine Engr. with Commonwealth and Dominion Line, Federal Line and Glen Line; Refrigerating Engr. with Lightfoot Refrigeration Co.; Boiler Insp. with Ocean Accident and Guarantee Corp. Author of Refrigeration Paper before Engr. -Surveyors Assoc., London and Nottingham Branches.
GEMMELL, Arthur Wilson. B.Sc. (Eng.) Lond., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. Eng. Asst., London County Council, County Hall, Westminster Bridge, S.E.1. Private Address: 27 Park Hill Rise, East Croydon, Surrey. Age: 34. Career: 1921, The Tech. Coll., Sunderland; 1927, The Royal Tech. Coll., Glasgow; Apprent. with John Retdhead & Sons, Ltd.; 1927, Sir William Arrol & Co., Ltd.; 1931, West Riding County Council. Member of Council of Engineer's Guild.
GEMMELL, William Thomas. A.C.G.I., B.Sc. (Eng.) 1st Class Hons., A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Staff Engr., Post Office Eng. Dept., G. P.0., London. Private Address: "Carisbrooke," Druids Way, Shortlands, Kent. Age: 37. Career: H.M. Dockyard, Chatham, 1915-20; Gillingham Tech. Coll., 1915-20; City and Guilds (Eng.) Coll., 1920-23; Draughtsman, Westinghouse Brake and Saxby Signal Co., 1923-25; in Post Office Eng. Dept. since 1925.
GENDERS, Reginald. M.B.E., D.Met., F.I.C. Deputy Director of Metallurgical Research, Research Dept., Woolwich.
GERARD, A. Geoffrey L. A.M.I.E.E. Power Station Supt., The Galloway Water Power Co., Tongland Power Station, Kirkcudbright, Scotland. Private Address: The Manse, Kirkcudbright, Scotland. Age: 36. Career: Public School Education at Fejsted School, Essex; Articled as a Premium Pupil with Corbett Williams & Son, Ltd., Phoenix Iron Works, Rhuddlan, N. Wales. 1926-30 Shift Engr., The North Wales Power Co.; 1930-31, Tech. Asst., The Barcelona Traction Light and Power Co.; 1932-34, Asst. Engr., The Central Electy. Board, Grid House, East Didsbury, Manchester.
GERARD, Inglis Joseph. M.Sc., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., Assoc.F.R.Ae. Soc. Civil Servant, Royal Aircraft Establishment, Farnborough, Hants. Private Address: Heath Ridge, Shortheath Road, Farnham, Surrey. Age: 48. Ed.: Leeds Modern School; Leeds Univ. Inventor, Gerard-Carter Torsiograph for Aircraft Engines; Constructional Methods for Airframes. Author of various papers published in Journal of Royal Aeronautical Society, etc. on Aircraft Structures and Materials.
GETHIN, Ernest Lewis. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E., Member of Purchasing Officers Assoc. Purchasing Section Leader, Edmundsons Electy. Corp., Ltd., Thames House, Millbank, S.W.1. Age: 31. Career: Faraday House Coll.; Apprent. with Metropolitan-Vickers; Asst. Mains Engr., Western Elect. Supply Co.; Change-over Engr., Cambridge Elect. Supply Co.
GETTINGS, Henry Charles. Captain, 5th Battalion The Gloucestershire Regiment (T.A.). A.M. Inst.C.E. Snr. Eng. Asst., Gloucestershire County Council, Shire Hall, Gloucester. Private Address: Wynchmore, 17 Rivers ley Road, Gloucester. Age: 29. Articled Pupil under Col. E. S. Sinnott, C.M.G., M.Inst.C.E., late County Surveyor of Gloucestershire. Has held a number of appointments under The Gloucestershire County Council.
GETTINGS, Sydney Salter. Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. Engr. and Surveyor, Dorking Urban Dist. Council, "Pippbrook," Dorking. Private Address: "Wyndley," Deepdene Park Road, Dorking. Age: 58. Career: Articled to A. D. Greatorex, M.Inst.C.E., Borough Engr. and Surveyor, West Bromwich; Tech. Inst., Birmingham; Asst. Borough Engr. and Surveyor, West Bromwich; Surveyor, Tring Urban Dist. Council. Author of Papers read before Inst. of Municipal and County Engrs.
GIACOMUZZI, L. D. I. M.I.E.E., Managing Director, Mid Lincolnshire Elect. Supply Co., Ltd., Impl. House, South Street, E.C.2. Private Address: North House, North Parade, Grantham, Lincs. Age: 38. Career: Univ. of Milan, 1922; 1923-29, District Manager, Soc. Euganea di Elettricita', Rovigo.; 1929-31, Sec., Tech. Dept., Comp. Italo Belge pour Entreprises d 'Elec. et d'Utilite Publique, Rome; 1931-33, Manager, Mid-Lincs. Elect. Supply Co., Ltd. Is Managing Director, Campbeltown and Mid-Argyll Elect. Supply Co., Ltd. and Thurso and Dist. Elect. Supply Co., Ltd.; General Manager, Lincs. and Central Elect. Supply Co., Ltd., and Public Utilities (Elect.) Ltd.
GIBB, Sir Alexander. G.B.E., C.B., Comdr., Order of the Crown, Belgium; D.S.O. (Am. Navy); Grand Officer, Order of Boyaca, Colombia; Grand Cross, Order of the Three Stars (1st Cl.) Latvia; King's Silver Jubilee Med. Brig.-Gen. (retired); LL.D., Hon. A.C.T.M., F.R.S., M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.Cons. E., M.E.I.C. (Canada), M.Am.Soc. C.E., M.Soc.C.E. (France), M.I. Chem.E., M. J.Inst.E., M.Inst.T., A.I.N.A., F.Inst.F., F.R.G.S., F.S.A. (Scot.). Senr. Member of Firm, Sir Alexander Gibb & Partners, Consulting Engrs., Queen Anne's Lodge, London. S.W.1. Addresses: Tangier Park, nr. Basingstoke, and House of Gruinard, Laide by Achnasheen, Ross-sh. Career: Actively engaged in all forms of Consulting Eng.; Tech. Adviser to H.M. Treasury under Trade Facilities Act; Consulting Engr. to Admiralty for Singapore Naval Base; Consulting Engr., Govmt. of Colombia and Tech. Mem., Colombian National Council of Ways and Communication; Consulting Engr. for Public Works and Industrial Development, Turkish Govmt.; Consulting Engr., Repub. of Venezuela; Jt. Consulting Engr. to Dean and Chapter, St. Paul's Cathedral; Min. of Trans. representative, Forth Conservancy Board; advised Govmt of Canada on National Port Administration and Development; Jt. Consulting Engr., Mersey Docks and Harbour Board; Consulted by various Dominion and Foreign Govmts.; Pres., London Ch. of Commerce; Chairman, Assoc. of Cons. Engrs.; Member, Royal Fine Art Commission; Member, Smeatonian Soc.; Brit. National Committee on Large Danis, Consultative Committee on Eng., L.C.C. Ed. Committee; Hon. Member R.E. Inst.; Member King's Bodyguard for Scotland (Royal Co. of Archers); Past Pres. Inst.C.E., Inst.T., Inst. Welding, Inst. Chem.E., Jnr. Inst.E.; Ed.: Rugby; Univ. Coll., London; Pupil late Sir John Wolfe Barry and H. M. Brunel; late Chairman, Easton Gibb & Son, Ltd., Contractors for Constructor, H.M. Dockyard, Rosyth, etc.; Chief Engr., Ports Construction to British Armies in France and Belgium, 1916-18; Deputy Director, Docks (0) B.E.F., 1917-18; British (Tech.) Representative, Comm. Militaire de Ports Beiges, and Comm. Tech. des Ports Belges; Civil Engr.-in-Chief, Admiralty, 1918-19; Member, various post-war Committees; 1919-21, Dir.-Gen. of C.E., Min. of Transport; 1920-21, Chairman Tech. Committee on London Traffic and of Lt. Rlys. Investigation Committee; Consulting C.E., Min. of Transport, 1921; Member, Elect. of Rlys. Advisory Committee and of Treasury Committee on disposal of surplus Rly. Works. Publication: "The Story of Telford—The Rise of Civil Engineering," 1935. Born: 1872.
GIBB, C. D. M.E., M.I.Mech.E. (Council). Director and General Manager, C. A. Parsons & Co., Ltd., Heaton Works, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Private Address: Greyfort, Westfield Drive, Gosforth, Northumberland.
GIBBONS, Arthur John. B.Sc. Tech., A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Chief Elect. Engr., London Power Co., Ltd., Ergon House, S.W.1. Private Address: 3 Orchard Rise, Coombe, Surrey. Age: 39. Career: Manchester Coll. of Tech.; Coll. Apprent., Metropolitan-Vickers Co., Manchester. Testing Supt., London Power Co., 1927-38; Asst. Testing Engr., Manchester Corp. Electy. Dept., 1923-27.
GIBBS, George James. M.I.Mech. E., A.M.I.E.E., F.C.G.I. Consultant, 7 Lune Street, Preston. Private Address: "The Firs," Lostock Hall, Preston, Lancs. Career: Bedford Modern Schbol; City and Guilds; Asst. to A. R. Sennett, Consulting Engr., London, 5 years; Draughtsman with Grafton & Co., Engrs., Bedford; Director, The Jeremiah Horrocks Observatory, Preston. Vice -Pres., The Tech. Coll., Preston.
GIBBS, Lt. H. C. R.E. A.M.I. Mech.E., A.M.I.A.E. Asst. Manager, L.C.C., Wandsworth Depot., 249 Merton Road, S.W.18. Age: 49. Career: Luton Tech. Inst.; Apprent., Hayward Tyler & Howard, Luton. 1+ years, Vauxhall Motors,; Asst. Works Manager, F.N. (England) Ltd.; 4 years War Service, R.E. Tech. Director, Surplus Motor Vehicle Assoc., Ltd.; Works Manager, B. S. Marshall, Ltd.
GIBBS, J. E. A.M.I.Mech.E. Consulting Engr., Automobile Assessor. Private Address: 17 Malton Avenue, York. Age: 66. Career: Bedford Sch.; Apprent., Howards of Bedford; Foreman, S. Z. de Ferranti; Works Manager, British Power and Traction Co., York; in business for self last 10 years; Sheriff of York and other public offices.
GIBSON, Arnold Hartley. D.Sc. (Manchester), L.L.D. (St. Andrew's), M.Inst.C.E., Professor of Eng., Manchester Univ. Private Address: Beech House, Alderley Edge. Career: Professor of Eng., St. Andrew's, 1909-19; assumed present position in 1919. Books: "Hydraulics and its Application," "Water Hammer," "Natural Sources of Energy," "Hydro-Electric Engineering," "The Circular Arc Bow Girder."
GIBSON, Arnold William. B.Sc. (Tech.), Honours Division, M.I.Mech. E., M.I.Struct.E., A.M.I.A.E., M.I. Mar.E. Principal, Dudley and Staffordshire Tech. Coll., The Broadway, Dudley. Private Address: 10 Park Road, Dudley. Career: 1920-24, Lecturer in Mech. Eng., Hull Municipal Tech. College; 1924-28, Head of the Eng. Depts., Hull Municipal Tech. Coll.
GIBSON, F. G. M.I.Mech.E. Consulting Engr., 30 Sandhill, Newcastle-on-Tyne, 1. Private Address: 48 Belle Vue Bank, Low Fell, Gateshead. Age: 53. Career: Ryhope Boys School; Sunderland Tech. Coll.; Mech. Draughtsman, Ryhope Colliery, 5 years; Chief Draughtsman, 4 years, and Chief Engr., 10 years, Whitehaven Coll. Co., Ltd.; Consulting Engr., Whitehaven Brick Co., Ltd., Whitehaven Harbour Commissioners, Wm. Walker (Whitehaven) Ltd., Barbour Bros., Ltd., and Stainburn Steamship Co., Ltd.; Chief Engr., Charlaw & Sacriston Collieries Co., Ltd., 8 years. Last 6 years, private practice.
GIBSON, Frederick Roberts. B.Sc.(Hons.) Vict.Tech. Manager, The Chemical and Insulating Co., Ltd., Darlington. Private Address: 19 Neville Road, Darlington. Career: Service during the Great War as Flying Officer with R.F.C. and R.A.F. After graduating at Manchester Univ., joined the research staff of the Washington Chemical Co. (branch of Turner and Newall); thence, 1929, to present appointment.
GIBSON, George McL. O.B.E., A.M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.I. Struct.E., F.Inst.H.E. Member of Council Inst. of Highway Engrs. Chief Tech. Adviser, G. and T. Earle, Ltd., Wilmington, Hull. Private Address: Hedgerow, Linton Road, Wetherby, Yorks. Career: Educ.: Kingston-upon-Hull Municipal Tech. School. Articled, Freeman, Son and Gaskell, Consulting Engrs., Hull; draughtsman, Wright & Son, Constructional Engrs.; Chief Asst. to John M. Dossor, F.R.I.B.A., Hull; Dock Engr.s' Dept., N.E.R., Hull; Chief Asst. Engr., Blyth Harbour Commissioners; Asst. Supt., Building Works Dept., Woolwich Arsenal; Deputy Housing Commissioner (Region B), Ministry of Health.
GIBSON, H. C. Captain R.E. (T.A.), A.M.I.E.E. Tech. Officer, Air Defence Experimental Establishment. Private Address: The Retreat, Westerham, Kent. Age: 43. Career: City and Guilds; Sapper, London Elect. Engrs.; Commissioned and started on research work in Air Defence; on demobilisation, continued as an Officer, Air Defence.
GIBSON, Harry F. H. A.M.Inst. C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Engr. and Surveyor, Bedwas and Machen Urban Dist. Council. Private Address: Brynteg Machen, Bedwas Age: 53. Career: Educ.: Monmouth Grammar School, and Cardiff Univ. Coll.; 5 years workshop training, Alexandra Dock and Rlwy. Co., Newport, and Swansea Harbour Trust. 1911-14, Asst. Supt., Indian State Rlwys; 1914-18, Chief Draughtsman, 1919-21, Asst. Civil and Mech. Engr., 1921-24, Loco Supt. and Engr., Brecon and Merthyr Rlwy; 1924 to present date, Engr., Surveyor, and Omnibus Manager, Bedwas and Machen U.D.C. Reports on Railway, Road, Housing, Sewerage, Water, Garage and Workshops Layouts Organisation and Management.
GIBSON, Henry Joseph. B.Sc. (Lon.), A.C.G.I., A.M.I.E.E., A.M.A.I.E.E. Deputy Distribution Engr., Shropshire Worcestershire and Staffordshire Elect. Power Co., Central Offices, Mucklow Hill, Halesowen. Private Address: Cheney House, Brook Crescent, W. Hagley. Age: 40. Career: City and Guilds (Eng.) Coll.; Imperial Coll. of Science and Technology; Apprent., H.M. Dockyard, Sheerness; appointments with H.M. Dockyard, Sheerness, and British Electrical Federation, Ltd.
GIBSON, J. Hamilton. O.B.E., M.Eng.(Hon.C.), Liverpool. Wh. Ex., M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.N.A. (past Mem. of Council), M.I.Mar.E. (Vice-Pres.). Past Pres. Liverpool Eng. Soc. Consulting Marine Engr., 3 Central Buildings, Westminster, S.W.1. Private Address: 91 Belmont Avenue, Cockfosters, Herts. Career Liverpool School of Sc.; Engr. Apprent., Laird Bros. Shipyard, Birkenhead; Chief Draughtsman, 1899-1910, and Eng. Manager, 1910-21, at Cammell Laird & Co., Ltd. Interests, Inventions, Etc.: Michell Thrusts and Bearings; Marine Boiler Design; Worm-wheel Generating and Cutting, 1896; Flexible Seated High Pressure Steam Valves 1898; High-Lift Safety Valves, 1905; Torsionmeter, 1906; Thrust Meter, 1907. Author of several papers on above subjects at Institutions and the Universities, and of Steam Engineering articles in Journal of Commerce Annual, since 1922.
GIBSON, J. W. M.I.Mech.E., A.M.I.E.E., F. Inst. Fuel, M. A. Min.E. (past Pres.), M.I.H. & V.E. Director, Davidson & Co., Ltd., Sirocco Works, Belfast and 45 Kingsway, London, W.0.2. Age: 60. Career: Armstrong Coll.; Inspecting Engr., National Boiler Insurance Co.; Elect. Engr., Harton Coal Co.; Director, Hydraulic Coupling and Eng. Co., and Britannic Electric Cable Co.
GIBSON, John W. M.Eng., A.M.I.E.E. Development Engr., General Elect. Co., Ltd., Witton, Birmingham. Private Address: 49 Beeches Drive, Erdington, Birmingham. Age: 34. Career: Elect. Eng. Course at Liverpool Univ.; Coll. Apprent. with Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester; Engr. with Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd.
GIBSON, Osborne. M.Sc., A.M. Inst.C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Works Manager, Steam Mains Dept., Stewarts & Lloyds, Coombs Wood Tube Works, Birmingham. Private Address: Manor House, West Hagley, Worcestershire. Age: 31. Career: Manchester Univ.; Tech. and Eng. Asst. to West's Gas Improvement Co., Structural and Gas Works Engrs., Manchester. Commission in 605 County of Warwick Squadron, Auxiliary Air Force. Invented, in collaboration with West & Co., a new method of repairing gasworks retorts by spraying with a suitable mixture, without lowering their working temperature. Author of Paper printed by Inst. of Civil Engrs., entitled "Repair and Maintenance of Vertical Coal Gas Retorts."
GIBSON, Robert Courtenay. Assoc. M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.Mun. & Cy.E. Borough Engr. of Keighley, Town Hall, Keighley, Yorks. Career: Eng. Asst. to Borough Engr., Margate; Eng. Asst. to City Engr., Carlisle, and subsequently Deputy City Engr. of Carlisle.
GIBSON, William Ross. B.Sc. (Edin.), A.M.Inst.C.E. Engr. in Charge Foundations, and Concrete Building Asst., Iraq Petroleum Co. for Considere Contractors. Temporarily located in Iraq. Private Address: 7 Oak Hill, Surbiton, Surrey. Age: 36. Career: Redpath Brown (shops); Office of Mr. A. Bernard Gem, M.Inst.C.E., Consulting Engr. Executive Engr., P.W.D. Gold Coast, and P. Works, Sudan Government; Works and Production Manager, South London Mfg. firm.
GIFFORD, Randolph Douglas. D.Sc., A.M.I.E.E., M. J.I.E. Chief Engineer, Kenrick & Jefferson Ltd., West Bromwich. Private Address: 15 Wellington Road, Handsworth Wood, Birmingham, 20. Age: 52. Ed.: Univ. of Birmingham. Appointments: B.T.H., Rugby; Nalder Bros. & Thompson Ltd., London. Author of Papers before various Scientific and Engineering Institutions.
GIFFORD, Walter Stanley. A.R.S.M. Partner of Campbell and Gifford, and Joint Managing Director, Electric Furnace Co., Ltd., 17 Victoria Street, S.W. Private Address: 231 Cromwell Road, S.W.5. Career: From 1906-10 in U.S.A. and Canada.; present position since 1910. Club: Royal Societies.
GIL, Joseph Valderrame. M.I.E.E., Silver Medallist in C. & G. Elect. Eng. Final. Tech. Director and Sales Manager, Kohler Co., Ltd., 216 Great Portland Street, W.1. Private Address: "Canisbrooke, " Albany Crecent, Claygate, Surrey. Age: 47. Career: Educ.: Mayfield Coll.., Sussex; Tech. Training, Battersea Polytechnic & Royal Tech. Inst., Salford. Southern Rlwy. (Electrical Dept.), 5 years; British Westinghouse Co., Trafford Park (Control Gear) 3i years; Matthews & Yates, Ltd., Swinton, Lancs. (Machine design) 5 years; also lecturing at Tech. Colleges. Present position since 1924. Patents in connection with Automatic Diesel Generating Plants.
GILBERT, George. A.M.I.Mech.E. A. M. I.A.E., F.I.M.T. Managing Director, Gilbert & Son, Ltd., 23 Pelham Street, Lincoln. Age: 49. Career: Educ.: Lincoln and Birmingham; Apprent., Robey & Co., and Wolseley Tool and Motor Car Co.; War Service 1914-19. Since 1919, present appointment.
GILBERT, W. M.I.E.E. Chief Elect. Engr., Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies, Ltd., Ipswich. Private Address: 50 Sidegate Lane, Ipswich. Age: 46. Career: Roborough School, Eastbourne; Northampton Inst.; 1912, Motor Designer, T. Harding Churton & Co., Ltd., Leeds; 1919, Sunderland Forge and Eng. Co., Ltd.; 1924, Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies, Ltd.
GILCHRIST, Lt. Col. H. G. D.S.O., M.C. M.I.E.S., M.I.A.E. General Eng. Manager, Bowden (Engineers) Ltd., Willesden Junction, London, N.W.10. Private Address: 6 Park View Road, Ealing, London, W.5. Career: Royal Tech. Coll. Glasgow; Glasgow Univ.; Apprent., David Carlaw & Sons, Ltd., Mech. Engrs., Glasgow. Service with Barclay Curle & Co., Ltd., Glasgow 2 years; Commanded 1st Signal Coy. R.E. and 1st Corps. Signals B.E.F. 3 years; Director, Halleys Industrial Motors, 1921-25, Joint Managing Director, 1925-27; Managing Director, Halley Motors Ltd., Glasgow, 1927-34. Club: R.S.A.C.
GILES, Cecil George. A.0. G. I., A.M.I.E.E. Chief of Elect. Research, C. A. Parsons & Co., Ltd., Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 6. Private Address: 28 Crossway, Jesmond, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 2. Career: Student at the City and Guilds (Eng.) Coll., London, 1917-22; Course interrupted by Military Service. Student Apprent., and later Chief of Elect. Test, C. A. Parsons & Co., Ltd., Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 6.
GILES, Maurice. B.A. (Cantab.) 2nd Cl. Mech. Sc. Trip., A.M.Inst. C.E., A.M.Inst.M. & Cy.E. (County and Highways Certificate), A.M.Inst. T. Asst. to the County Surveyor of Essex, Old Court, Chelmsford, Essex. Private Address: Hazelbank, Danbury Common, Chelmsford, Essex. Age: 38. Career: Highgate School and Cambridge Univ. 1922-25, Asst. Engr. on Jodhpur Bikaruir Rimy., India; 1925-26, Surveying Asst., Willesden U.D.C.; 1926-29, with Kent C.C. as Surveying Asst., and Asst. Resident Engr. on Maidstone-Folkstone Trunk Road Scheme; 1929-35, Eng. Asst., East Sussex C.C.
GILL, A. J. B.Sc. (Eng.), M.I.E.E. Asst. Engr.-in-Chief, G.P.O. Private Address: 121 Strawberry Vale, Twickenham, Mddx. Age: 49. Pupil Yarrow & Co., Ltd.; joined P.O. Eng. Dept., 1913; specialised in Radio Eng. Chairman, Wireless Section I.E.E., 1938-39.
GILL, G. M. M.I.Mech.E., M.Inst. Gas E., M.Inst.Fuel. Consulting Engr., 15 Moorgate, London, E.C.2. Age: 55. Career: Lancing Coll.; Apprent., Commercial Gas Co.; Chief Engr., South Metro. Gas Co.; Consulting Engr. since 1922.
GILL, H. A.M.I.E.E. Generation Engr., North Wales Power Co., Dolgarrog, Conway, Carnarvon.
GILL, Henry Dudley. J.P., C.C., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E. Private Address: Uplands Crownhill, Devon. Age: 64. Career: Finsbury Tech. Coll., and Apprent. with R. Hornsby & Sons, Ltd., Grantham. Appointments with firms in Ipswich, London, and Manchester. Partner, Richardson & Cruddas, Bombay. Now retired. Clubs: Devon and Exeter.
GILL, Victor William. A.M.I.E.E. Mech. and Elect. Engr. Directorate of Work, Air Ministry, Bush House, A ldwych, W.0.2. Private Address: 8 St. Quintin Avenue, W10. Telephone: Ladbroke 1080. Age: 56. Career: Faraday House, 1900-03; The Wantage Eng. Co.; Dover Corp. Elect. Works and Charing Cross and West End Elect. Supply Co. (Training). North Metro. Power Co., Charge Engr.; Waterloo and City Rlwy, Southwark Corp. Electy. Works; Chief Asst., Dewsbury Corp.; Elect. Work, Godalming Urban Elect. Supply; Deputy Chief Asst., Hull Corp. Tramways Dept. War Service, 191520. Club: Overseas.
GILL, W. E. A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Engr., Post Office Eng. Dept., Glasgow. Private Address: 629 Castlemilk Road, Croftfoot, Glasgow, S.4. Age: 34. Whole of Career with this Dept.
GILLESPY, G. T. A.M.I.Mech.E. Director of Instruction, International Correspondence Schools, Ltd., 71 Kingsway, W.C.2. Age: 66. Career: Finsbury Tech. Coll.; Apprent., Loco. and Marine Works; experience as Draughtsman; Engr.-in-Charge, at home and abroad; Asst. to Consulting Engrs., etc.
GILLIES, James Ford. B.E., B.Sc.(Eng.), Ph.D., A.R.C.Sc.I., F. Inst.P., A.M.I.E.E. Asst. to Principal and Lecturer in Elect. Eng., Coll. of Tech., Belfast. Private Address: 1 Thirlmere Gardens, Belfast. Age: 34. Ed.: Royal Coll. of Sc. for Ireland; Coll. Apprent. with Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Manchester. Formerly on Research Staff of The Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd.
GILLING, A. H. M.I.Mech.E., M.I. Loco. E., M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.E.E., Director and General Manager, R. Y. Pickering & Co., Ltd., Rly. Carriage and Wagon Works, Wishaw, Lanarkshire. Career: Merchant Taylors Sch.; Pupil, David Rollo & Sons, Ltd.; Ldg. Mech. Draughtsman, Elect. Constr. Co. Ltd.; Chf. Engr. Mitrovitch Bros. & Co. Ltd. Chile.; Gen. Mgr. W. G. Bagnall, Ltd.; Chf. Engr. Rio Tinto Mng. Co., Spain.; Mg. Dir. Yorkshire Engine Co. Ltd.; Chf. Engr. Dorada Rly.Co. Ltd., Colombia; Dir. & Gen. Mgr. R..Y. Pickering & Co. Ltd. also Dir. Glasgow Rly. Eng. Co. Ltd. Expert knowledge of Works re-organisation; special experience of Rly. Construction and Equipment; speaks 5 languages.
GILLIVER, S. F. J. A.M.I.E.E. With Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Meter Sales Dept., Trafford Park, Manchester.
GILMOUR, A. A.M.I.Mech.E E. Mech. and Elect. Engr., Corp. Water Dept., Glasgow, C.1.
GIMSON, Captain Wallace H. B.Sc. (Eng.), Assoc.M.Inst.C.E.; M. Inst.M. & Cy.E. Borough Engr. and Surveyor, Metropolitan Borough of Islington, Upper Street, N.1. Private Address: 1, Greenholm Road, Eltham, S.E.9. Career: Univ. Coll., Nottingham, 1912-14 and 1919-20. Eng. Asst., County Borough of South Shields; Eng.'s Asst., County Borough of Eastbourne; Deputy Borough Engr., Borough of Luton; Deputy Borough Engr., Metropolitan Borough of Woolwich.
GINDERS, E. M. A.M.I.Mech.E. Director, Power Eng. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester. Private Address: Summerfield, Kersal Bar, Manchester. Age: 65. Career: Liverpool Coll.; Liverpool Sch. of Tech.; Articled to Mr. Thomas Davies, O.B.E., M.Inst.C.E.; Works Manager, Cleveland Constructional Co., Ltd., Joseph Ash & Son, Ltd., Fraser & Fraser, Ltd., and Matthews & Yates, Ltd. Books: "A New Economic Outlook."
GINNS, Harry Norwood. B.Sc., A.M.Inst.C.E., P.A.S.I. Asst. Engr., Ministry of Transport (Roads Dept.), Gaywood House, Wood Street, S.W.1. Private Address: 17 Beckenham Grove, Shortlands, Kent. Age: 28. Career: Articled Pupil to J. W. Lloyd, Engr. and Surveyor, Rushden, Northants. Educ.: Wellingborough School; Tech. Studies at Wellingborough Tech. Inst., and at the Woolwich Polytechnic. Has held appointments with the Borough Engineers of Greenwich, Dagenham, and Bromley (Kent). Part-time Lecturer in Municipal Eng. at the Northampton Polytechnic, London. Author of various articles in Technical Journals on Municipal and Building subjects.
GIRDLESTONE, Peter Crawford. M.A., (3rd Eng., Oxon), A.M.Inst. C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E., A.M.I.Struct.E. Works Manager, John Lysaght, Ltd., Constructional Dept., Bristol, 2. Private Address: Hillcote, Lansdown, Bath. Career: Asst. Manager, John Lysaght, Ltd., 1927-30; Service Engr., John Lysaght, Ltd. to 1933.
GIRLING, H. P. M.I.E.E. Tool Draughtsman, Ruston & Hornsby, Ltd., Lincoln. Private Address: Ventnor Lodge, Danesgate, Lincoln. Born: 1876. Career: Ipswich Middle Sch.; Finsbury Tech. Coll.; Apprent., Crompton & Co., and with them 12 years as Asst. and Shop Manager; British Westinghouse E. & M. Co., Inspector, Rly. Motor Dept., Chief Draughtsman in Motor Standtn. Dept., and Estimating Dept. 26 years Sole Govng. Dir. Girlings, Ltd., Cons. and Contracting Engrs.
GIVEN, E. C. M.Inst.C.E., M. I. Mech.E., M.I.N.A. Private Address: Heatherleigh, Polworth Road, London, S.W.16. Career: Harrow Sch.; Univ. Coll., Liverpool; Cape Govmt. Rly., 1890; Wm. Cramp & Sons, 1894, and Priestman & Co., 1894, Philadelphia; Member of firm, Flannery & Given, Consulting Engrs., 1897-1917; Hon. Sec., Liverpool Munitions Committee, 1915-17; Director of Airship Production, Admiralty, 1917-19; Director-General of Factories, M. of M., 1919-20; Manager, Slough Trading Estate, 1920-22. Past Pres., Liverpool Eng. Soc.; Member L.C.C. Public Assistance Committee. Chairman, Appeals Trib., Unemployment Asst'ce Bd.
GLASER, William H. M.A., A.M.I.E.E., F.I.A.A., M.London Math. Soc. Chief Research Engr., C.A.V. Bosch, Ltd., Warple Way, Acton, London, W.C. Private Address: 1 Birch Grove, Acton, London, W.3. Career: Educ.: Bradford Grammar School and Cambridge Univ. Formerly in business on own account as experimental engr.; for short time with Hans Renold, Ltd., 1915 Eng. Director's Personal Asst.; Henry Simon, Ltd., Manchester, 1909-11, Chief Asst. Engr.; R.A.F., technical, during the War. Invented Textile Slide Rule, 1903; since then numerous patents relating to professional work, electrical and mechanical.
GLASS, Charles George. Captain R.E. (T.A.)., T.D. A.M.I.E.E. Distribution Engr., Brighton Corp. Electy. Undertaking, Castle Square, Brighton, 1. Private Address: 169 Dyke Road, Brighton, 5. Age: 46. Career: 1907-12, Mains Asst., Metropolitan Elect. Supply Co., Ltd.; 1912-14, Asst. Engr., Leatherhead Dist. Electy. Co., Ltd.; 1919-31 Mains Supt., Llanelly and Dist. Elect. Supply Co., Ltd. During war, served in London Electrical Engineers and M.G.C.; 1928-31, O.C. Camarthen Fortress R.E. (T.A.).
GLEDHILL, Arthur H. Alderman, J.P., M.I.Mech.E., F.C.W.A., F.S.S., M.Inst.T. Chairman and Governing Director, G. H. Gledhill & Sons, Ltd., Trinity Works, Halifax, and The Gledhill Brook Time Recorders, Ltd., Empire Works, Huddersfield. Private Address: Oakwood, Savile Park, Halifax. Engr. and Inventor. Over 150 patents for Cash Registers and Time Recorders, and the Gledhill Bomb Release Gear, used largely during the Great War, 1914-18. Pres., Municipal Tramways and Transport Assoc., 1937-38; Past Chairman, Yorkshire Branch, Inst. Mech. Eng,rs.; Ex-Mayor of Halifax.
GLEN, Alexander Ernest. B.Sc. (Glasgow), Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I. Mech.E. Consulting Engr. Private Address: 3 Belmont Crescent, Glasgow, W.2. Career: Glasgow Academy; Glasgow Univ.; Royal Tech. Coll., Glasgow; Apprent., Caledonian Rlwy.; subsequently with Clyde Navigation Trust, Babcock & Wilcox Ltd., and P. & W. MacLellan Ltd. 1915-18, War Service, Commissioned in Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Life Member of Glasgow Academical Club and Glasgow Univ. Eng. Soc.
GLEN, James Baird. A.M.I.E.E. Borough Elect. Engr. (Tynemouth Corp.), Tanners Bank, North Shields. Private Address: 29 Millview Drive, Tynemouth. Age,: 57. Career: 5 years Apprent., King & Co., Leith; Tech. Educ., Heriot-Watt Coll. and Edinburgh Univ.; Switchboard Attendant, Falkirk Corp.; Shift Engr., Leith Corp.; Mains Asst., Mains Engr., and Dep. Elect. Engr., Tynemouth.
GLEN-BOTT, Carl Lotherington. O.B.E., M.A.(Camb.), M.I.E.E. Chief Tech. Officer (Civil Servant), H.M. Signal School, R.N. Barracks, Portsmouth. Private Address: 18 Anglesey Road, Gosport. Age: 55. Career: 1902-1905, Emmanuel College, Cambridge; Mech. Sc. Tripos, 2nd Class, Cambridge. 1905-07, Apprent. to Siemens Bros., Dynamo Works; 1907-08, Tech. Staff at Siemens Bros., Dynamo Works; 1908-17, Wireless Telegraph Engr., Civil Servant in H.M.S. Vernon, at Portsmouth; 191726, Wireless Telegraph Engr. at H.M. Signal School, Portsmouth; 1926, Principal Tech. Officer, 1934, Chief Tech. Officer.
GLENDINNING, Donald Macleod. B.Sc., A.M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.P.T., A.Inst.Arb. Chief Engr., Lobitos Oilfields Ltd., The Refinery, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire. Private Address: Millyea, Farr Hall Drive, Heswall, Cheshire. Age: 36. Career: Glasgow Univ. and Tech. Coll. Asst. on Lochaber Water Power Scheme; Refinery Engr., Anglo Egyptian Oilfields Ltd., Suez, Egypt, 1927-34.
GLENDINNING, Henry. W. A.M.I.C.E., B.A.(Cambridge). Parliamentary Asst. to Chief Civil Engr., London, Midland & Scottish (lwy. Co., St. Pancras Chambers, London, N.W.1. Private Address: The Hollow, Northchurch, Berkhamsted, Herts. Age: 42. Career: Rugby School and Cambridge Univ. (Caius Coll.); Pupil with Walker Bros. (Wigan) Ltd., and L.N.W.R.; on Resident Engrs. Staff of the L.M. & S.R. on new construction work.
GLENDENNING, Sydney Elliot. Major, D.S.O., and twice mentioned in Despatches. M.I.E.E. Department Manager, Laurence, Scott & Electromotors, Gothic Works, Norwich. Private Address: 84 Rosary Road, Norwich. Age: 58. Career: City and Guilds Tech. Coll., Finsbury, 1900-2; Apprent., Laurence, Scott & Co.; Elect. Designer, Laurence, Scott & Co., Ltd., 1904-14; Royal Engineers, France and Belgium, Great War, Field Co. Commander, 1915-19; Structural and Equipment Engr., Boulton & Paul, Engrs., Norwich, 1919-20; present appointment since 1920.
GLINN, Roy J. Eng. Diploma (Univ. Coll., London), M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Met., M.S.Chem.I. Mech. Engr., Babcock & Wilcox, Ltd., Babcock House, Farringdon Street, London, E.C. Private Address: High Shaw, Seven Wents, nr. Sevenoaks, !Cent. Career: Apprent., Babcock & Wilcox, Ltd., 1911-13; war service, France, R.E.; Mech. Engr., Babcock Wilcox, Ltd., 1918 to date. Served as (Associate) M. of Council, I.Mech. E.; served on Committee of B.S.I. Author of paper to Inst. of Mech. Engrs.: "Care of Modern Steam Generating Plant from the Water Side."
GLOVER, A. J. M.Eng., A.M.I.E.E. Designer of Voltage Regulating Apparatus, Ferranti, Ltd., Hollinwood Lancs., 412 Victoria Avenue East, New Moston, Manchester, 10. Age: 29. Career: Educ.: St. Helens Grammar Sch.; Liverpool Univ.; Ferranti, Ltd.
GLOVER, Eng. Lt. Commdr. C. H. R.N., A.M.I.Mech.E. Generating Engr., Grid Elect. Power Generating Station, Middlesborough. Private Address: 85 Mandale Road, Ack lam, Middlesborough. Career: Southampton Marine Coll. and Devonport Tech. Coll.; Service career; H.M.S. "Warspite" at Jutland; H.M.S. "Calliope"; Designer and Patentee of numerous inventions, including oil-fuel tank valve (used extensively in H.M. ships), water gauges, turbine governor remote Indicator, boiler stoker, etc., etc.
GLOVER Captain Charles William. M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst. Struct.E., F.P.W.I., Member Acoustical Soc. M.Inst.R.A. Principal, C. W. Glover & Partners, Consulting Engrs. and Architects, Shell-Mex House, W.C.2. Private Address: 5 Overstrand Mansions, S.W.11. Age: 46. Trained: Southern Rlwy Engr.'s Dept.; subsequently Bridges Engr., Bolivia Rlwy. Co. Is a Course Supt. and Lecturer at Regent Street Polytechnic; Building Materials, Structural Eng. and Acoustics. Author of "Practical Acoustics for the Constructor," "Civil Defence," "Floors, Their Design, Construction, and Maintenance." Club: International Building Club.
GLOVER, Edward Otho. Cheshire County Councillor. A.M.I.E.E. Delegate Director, Imperial Chemical Industries, Ltd., Cunard Buildings, Liverpool. Private Address: The Bent, Frodsham, Cheshire. Age: 61. Formerly (in succession) Electrical Engr., Manager and Director of Castner Kellner Alkali Co. Ltd. Now a Delegate Diiector of I.C.I. General Chemicals, Ltd.
GLOVER, F. R. M.I.H.V.E. Partner, Cooke & Glover Ltd., 98/100 St. Peters Street, Radford, Nottingham. Private Address: "Leonica," Glover Avenue, Wollaton, Notts. Club: Nottingham Constitutional Club, Market Street.
GLOVER, H. J. H. A.M.I Mech.E, M.I. J.E. Friars Crag, Pinner Road, Northwood, Middx. Eng. Representative, W. & T. Avery, Ltd., Soho Foundry, Birmingham. Age: 43. Career: Polytechnic Eng. Sch.; Apprent., Vickers, Ltd., Tech. Rep. Meldrums, Ltd.; Michelin Tyre Co., Walker, Crosweller & Co. and W. & T. Avery, Ltd.; Managing Director, Trevor Fry, Ltd.
GLOVER, Kenneth George. B.Sc. (Hons.), A.M. I.E.E. Asst. Tech. Engr., Central Electy. Board, (South West England & South Wales Area). Private Address: Bigbury, Druid Stoke Avenue, Bristol, 9. Career: Univ. of Bristol, 1918-21; Metropolitan-Vickers Ltd., Manchester, 1922-26; Erection Engr. and Design Engr., Metropolitan-Vickers Ltd., 1925-32.
GLOVER, Malcolm B.Sc., A.M. Inst.C.E., M:I.Struct.E. Principal, Malcolm Glover & Partners, 14/16 Regent Street, W.1. Private Address: 199 Pullman Court, S.W.2. Age: 31. Career: Glasgow Univ., also extensive studies abroad. Appointments with British Reinforced Concrete Eng. Co., Ltd., of Stafford; Trussed Concrete Steel Co., Ltd., of London. Consulting Specialist in Reinforced Concrete Design and Construction.
GLOVER, P. S. A.M. I.E.E. Chief Elect. Engr., Furness Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Haverton-Hill, Co. Durham. Age: 55. Career: Grammar Sch., Walsall; for 10 year Asst. and Chief Engr., Walter Dixon & Co., Cons. Engr., Glasgow.
GLOVER, Thomas. C.B.E., J.P., M.Inst.C.E. Consultant to Wells (Norfolk) U.D.C. Gas and East Dereham Gas Works. Private Address: 224 Unthank Road, Norwich. Career: Asst. Engr., Carlisle Gas and Water, 1892-95; Engr. and Manager, West Bromwich Corp. Gas Dept., 1895-1901; Engr. and Manager, British Gas Light Co., Ltd., Norwich, 1901-29.
GLOVER, William Alfred. Assoc. M.Inst.C.E. Member of the Inst. of Professional Civil Servants. Civil Engr.-in-Chief's Dept., Admiralty, S.W.1. Private Address: 49 Westbourne Park Road, Bayswater, W.2. Career: Apprent. served with Heenan & Froude, Ltd.; 8 years in D.O's; 1918, Asst. Engr., Priestman Bros., Ltd., Hull; 1922, Manager, Sales Dept., Rushworth Bros., Ltd., subsequently acting as Mgr. Eng. and Estimating Depts.; 1930, Chief Draughtsman, R. Jenkins & Sons, Ltd., Constructional Engrs., Rotherham. Chiefly responsible for design of largest Transformer Tanks for "Grid" Scheme, (electrically welded); 1933, Asst. to Mr. E. Lancaster Bume, M.I.Mech.E., A.M.Inst.C.E., Consulting Engr.; taken into partnership, 1934. Lecturer in engineering subjects, The Polytechnic, Westminster Tech. Inst., and South East London Tech. Coll.; Examiner in the subjects of eng. workshop processes, and also of workshop operation and costing, Union of Lancashire and Cheshire Institutes.
GLOVER, William Gordon. M Mech E, M.I.N.A., (Major, R.E.). Consulting Engr., 87 Victoria Street, London, S.W.1. Private Address: 160 Chatsworth Court, Pembroke Road, W.8. Career: Educ.: Fettes Coll., Edinburgh; Univ. Coll., London. Apprent., S. & H. Morton & Co., Leith (Engrs. and Shipbuilders); latterly owned this firm and amalgamated with Hawthorns & Co., Ltd., Leith; H.M. Forces, 1916-20, in Mesopotamia; 1920 to date, Consulting Engr., specialising in marine slipways, floating docks,. and universal appliances for handling boat and float seaplanes.
GODDARD, Major L. D. R. Signals, A.M.I.E.E. Asst. to Chief Signal Officer, H.Q., Aldershot Command. Private Address: Elmhurst, Church Lane East, Aldershot.
GODFREY, G. F. A.M.I.E.E. Chief Draughtsman, Everatt, Edgcumbe & Co., Ltd., Colindale Works, Hendon. Private Address: 59 Hemming Road, Edgware, Middlesex. Age: 49. Educ.: Chelmsford Grammar Sch.; Trained, Crompton & Co., Ltd., Chelmsford.
GODFREY, Henry Ronald. M.I.A.E. Director, H. R. G. Eng. Co., Ltd., Oakcroft Road, Tolworth, Surrey. Private Address: Alder Cottage, Riversdale Road, Thames, Ditton. Age: 50. Career: City and Guilds, Mech Eng. Course; Apprent., Willans & Robinson, Rugby; Director, G.N. Ltd., Light Car Manufacturers, 1911 to 1922; Associated with Capt. Frazer-Nash in the development of Gun Control Gear, etc., 1931-35. Official Scrutineer and Measurer to Royal Automobile Club.
GOLDING, E. W. M.Sc. (Tech.), A. M E E, M. Am. I.E.E. Lecturer in Elect. Eng., Univ. Coll., Nottingham. Age: 36. Career: Coll. of Technology, Manchester, 1920-24; Research Dept., Metro-Vick, 1924-26. Books: "Electrical Measurements and Measuring Instruments," "Electrification of Agriculture and Rural Districts" and "Elementary Practical Mathematics" (3 vols.).
GOLDING, H. J. A.M.I.E.E. Managing Director, H. J. Golding & Co., Ltd., 138a Plough Road, Clapham Junction, S.W.11. Private Address: 32 Dryburgh Road, Putney, S.W.15.
GOLDINGHAM, Arthur Hugh. M.I.Mech.E. Engr. (Marine) Mirrlees, Bickerton & Day, Ltd., 7 Grosvenor Gardens, S.W.1. Private Address: Llas-Wed, Nutfield Road, Redhill, Surrey. Career: 1892-95, R. Hornsby & Sons, Grantham; 1895-1926, De la Vergne Machine Co., New York City, U.S.A. (ten years Chief Engineer, oil engine dept.). Books: "Design and Construction of Oil Engines," "The Gas Engine in Principle and Practice," "Diesel Engines, Marine and Stationary," Section on Internal Combustion Engines in "Day's Handbook of the Petroleum Industry," Section in "Kent's Mechanical Engineers' Handbook," "High speed Diesel Engines." GOLDS, Lionel B. S. A.M.I.E.E. Chief Instrument Asst., Edmundsons Elect. Corp. Ltd., Thames House, Millbank, S.W.1. Private Address: ``Pinecrest, " Homefield Road, Warlingham, Surrey. Age: 34. Career: Tonbridge Sch.; Apprent., Cambridge Instrument Co.; Test-room Asst., H. Tinsley & Co. and B.T.H. Co.; Asst. Engr. (Meters) Shanghai Mun. Elect. Dept., 1926-35. Member B.S.I. Committees on Meters and Instruments.
GOLDSACK, Albert Warden. M.Inst. M.E., A.M. Inst. E. E. Chief Inspector of Mech. and Elect. Machinery, Messrs. Rendel, Palmer & Tritton, 55 Broadway, Westminster, London, S.W.1. Private Address: 227 Woodcote Road, Purley, Surrey. Career: Yorkshire Coll., now Leeds Univ.; Apprent., Messrs. Hathorn, Davey & Co., Sun Foundry, Leeds; Inspecting Mech. and Elect. Engr., Rendel, Palmer, & Tritton.
GOLDUP, T. E. A.M.I.E.E. Head of Technical Application Staff, Mullard Wireless Service Co. Ltd., and Associated Companies, Mullard House, 225 Tottenham Court Road, W.1. Age: 44. Career: With the Mullard Company since 1922; on the Experimental Staff of Admiralty Signal School, Portsmouth, from 1917-22; did the original experimental work on the manufacture and design of high power Silica valves. Trained at the Royal Naval College, Greenwich. Served as a Lieut. in the Navy during War.
GOMERSALL, E. O.B.E., M.I.E.E. Regional Director, London Telecommunications Region, G.P.O., Faraday Building, Queen Victoria Street, E.C.4 Private Address: 34 Manor Way, Beckenham, Kent. Age: 62. Career: Supt. Engr., G.P.O., Ireland, 1915-19; North Midland Dist., Nottingham, -28; London, -29.
GOOCH, Leslie John. A.M.I.E.E., City and Guilds, 1st Class, Final Grade Electric-Metallurgy. Sales Manager, Marryat & Scott, Ltd., 75 Clerkenwell Road, E.C.1. Private Address: "Girtles," 44 Woodhall Gate, Pinner, Mddx. Age: 40. Career: Haberdasher's Ashe's School, Hampstead; Northampton Polytechnic London; 1916-18, Tank Corps.; Apprent., Marryat & Place, 1914-16. Lecturer on "Lifts," Borough Polytechnic, London. Author of "Maintenance Manual of Electric Lifts. "
GOOD, Reginald Sidney. A.M.I.E.E. Divisional Elect. Engr., London Passenger Transport Board, Manor House Offices, Seven Sisters Road, N.4. Private Address: 48 Monkhams Lane, Woodford Green, Essex.
GOODALL, J. M. M.I.E.E. Chief of Switchgear Eng., B.T.H. Co., Willesden, N.W.10. Private Address: 41 Manor Road, High Barnet, Herts. Age: 47. Career: Finsbury Tech. Coll., 1905-08; Apprent., B.T.H., Rugby, 1908-11; Switchgear Dept., 1911 to present.
GOODALL, Sir Stanley Vernon. K.C.B., O.B.E., U.S. Navy Cross, M.I.N.A., M.I.Mech.E., M.N.E.C. Inst. Director of Naval Construction, Admiralty, Whitehall, S.W.1. Private Address: 50 Lyford Road, Wandsworth Common, S.W.18. Career: R.N. Eng. Coll., Keyham, 1899-1904; R.N. Coll., Greenwich, 1904-07. Asst. Constructor, 1907; Admiralty Experiment Works, Haslar,, 1908; Instructor in Naval Architecture, R.N. Coll., Greenwich, 1914; Constructor, 1915; British Embassy, Washington, 1917; Chief Constructor, 1930; Asst. Director of Naval Construction, 1932; Director of Naval Construction, 1936. Vice-Pres. of Inst. of Naval Architects; Vice-Pres. of Inst. of Professional Civil Servants; Hon. Liveryman of Worshipful Company of Shipwrights; Member of Royal United Service Inst. Author of paper on Electric Welding, read before Eng. Soc. of Philadelphia, 1918, and of several papers on Warship Construction, read before the Inst, of Naval Architects and the Institution of Professional Civil Servants.
GOODAY, Wilfred E. A.R.S.M., D.I.C., M.Inst.M.M., M.Inst.P.T. Consulting Petroleum Technologist, Brettenham House, Wellington Street, W.C.2. Career: Petroleum industry, Roumania, Trinidad, U.S.A.; Manager, Tech. Dept., Vacuum Oil Co., Ltd., 1921-34; Director, Stream-line Filter Co., Ltd., 1928-36; Member of Council, Inst. of Petroleum Technologists. War service: Sub-Section Director in charge of Fuels and Lubricants, Aircraft Production Dept.; Member, Inter-Allied Commission to U.S.A.
GOODCHILD, F. D. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. Valve Development Engr., Standard Telephones and Cables Ltd., North Woolwich, E.16. Private Address: 10 Links Road, West Wickham, Kent. Age: 36. Career: 1920-23, Faraday House; since 1924 with Standard Telephones and Cables.
GOODEN, C. W. A.M.I.E.E. With London and Thames Haven Oil Wharves, Thames Haven, Essex.
GOODENOUGH, Sir Francis. C.B.E. Director, South-Western Gas and Water Corp.. Private Address: 39 Holland Street, Kensington, W.8. Career: Entered service of Gas Light and Coke Co., London, 1888; Controller of Gas Sales for many years up to time of retirement from company in 1931; organised a great national Gas Exhibition in London in 1913, and a notable co-operative Gas Exhibit at Wembley in 1924-25; Chairman of the British Commercial Gas Assoc., 191136; Hon. Pres. of British Assoc. for Commercial and Industrial Education, etc. Hon. Sec. of the National Gas Council; Chairman of Education Committee of the Inst. of Gas Engrs.; Vice-Pres. of the British Commercial Gas Assoc., etc. etc.
GOODFELLOW, James. M. R. San.I., A.M.S.E. Sanitary Inspector, Tottenham Borough Council, Town Hall, N.15. Private Address: 185 The Avenue, London, N.17. Career: Ipswich Sch. of Eng.; R. San.Inst.; Asst. San. Inspector, Wood Green; Asst. San. Inspector, Ipswich C.B. Books: Lymphatic Glands, Jointing of Carcases and Animal Anatomy.
GOODMAN, R. A. B.Sc. (Eng.), Hons. Lon., A.M.I.E.E., A.I. Mech.E. Engineer, Western Union Telegraph Co., 22 Great Winchester Street, London, E.0.2. Private Address: 94 Woodcock Hill, Kenton, Harrow, Mddx. Age: 36.
GOODRIDGE, John Herbert. Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., Assoc.M.Inst.W.E. Deputy City Surveyor and Water Engr., City of Gloucester (County Borough), 21 Eastgate Street, Gloucester. Private Address: "Hazledene, " 171 Tuffley Avenue, Gloucester. Age: 38. Career: Articled Pupil to Borough Engr. and Surveyor, Christchurch, Hants.; Eng. Asst., Borough of Dover; Eng. Asst., Rural Dist. of Chelmsford; War service, 2 years.
GOODSWIN, Douglas Cecil. A.M.I.E.E. Chief Transformer Engr., Johnson & Phillips, Ltd., Victoria Works, Charlton, Kent. Private Address: 193 Baring Road, Grove Park, S.E.12. Age: 43. Career: Northampton Eng. Coll., Univ. of London; MetropolitanVickers Eng. Co., Manchester; British Thomson Houston Co., Rugby (Training). Thereafter, Glasgow Corp. Electy. Dept. Part-time Teacher in Elect. Tech., Regent Street Polytechnic.
GOODWIN, F. W. A.M.I.E.E. Tech. Representative, The Telegraph Condenser Co., Ltd., Wales Farm Road, N. Acton, W.3. Private Address: 101 Sandy Lane South, Wallington, Surrey.
GOODWIN, John Thomas. M.B.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.1. & S.1., M.I.of Quarrying. General Manager, Eng. Depts., The Sheepbridge Coal and Iron Co., Ltd., Chesterfield. Private Address: Grove Hill, Newbold Moor, Chesterfield. Career: Educ.: Moravian School. Apprent. with the Butterley Co., Derby; Engr., the Holwell Iron Co., Melton Mowbray; Works Manager, Cochrane & Co., Middlesbrough, prior to present appointment. PastPres. of Inst. of British Foundrymen; Past Vice-Chairman Cast Iron Research Assoc.
GOOSEMAN, A. T. M.Inst.C.E., Past Pres. Inst.M & Cy.E., M.T.P.I., F.R.S.I. City Engr. and Surveyor, Leicester. Career: Pupil and Asst. Borough Engr., Grimsby; Dep. Borough Engr., Hartlepool and Bootle; Borough Engr. Wigan; Borough and Water Engr., Blackburn.
GORDON, Lt.-Col. Lord Dudley. D.S.0., M.I.M.E. Pres. of British Engr.s' Assoc. Chairman J. and E. Hall, Ltd., 10 St. Swithin 's Lane, E.C. Private Address: Wilmington Hall, Dartford, Kent. Career: Educ.: Cargilfield, Edinburgh, Harrow. Apprent. to Hall Russell & Co., Ltd., Shipbuilders, Aberdeen; and to W. H. Allen, Son & Co., Bedford; joined staff of J. and E. Hall, Ltd., 1907; Director, 1910; Chairman, 1937. PastPres. of British Assoc. of Refrigeration. Served in Gordon Highlanders, 2nd Vol. Batt., 1902-05; 9th Batt., 1914-17; 8-10th Batt., 1917-18; 5th Batt., 1918-19. Clubs: City of London, Bath.
GORDON, Frederic Donald. B.Met., A.M.I.Mech.E., M.I. & S.I., F.R.S.A. Tech. Sales Manager, Stainless Section, Samuel Fox & Co., Ltd., Stocksbridge Works, nr. Sheffield. Private Address: 36 Edgehill Road, Sheffield, 7. Career: 1912, Sheffield Univ.; 1912-19, Deptl. Manager, Vickers, Ltd.; 1919-22, Metallurgical Engr., T. H. Watson & Co., Ltd.; 1922-26, Works Manager, Staffordshire Stainless Iron Co., Ltd.; 1926-32, Stainless Sales Manager, Brown Bayley 's Steel Works, Ltd.; 1932, present appointment.
GORDON-ENGLAND, Eric Cecil. F.R.Ae.S., M.I.Prod.E., Fellow of the Inst. of the Motor Trade, Fellow of the Inst. of Industrial Administration. Managing Director, General Aircraft Ltd., Feltham; Deputy Chairman, Aero Engines Ltd., Bristol. Business Address: London Air Park, Feltham, Mddx. Private Address: Birch Lodge, Copse Hill, Wimbledon, S.W.19. Age: 47. Career: Premium Apprent., G.N.R. Works, Doncaster; Engr. and Pilot, Weiss Co.; Designer and Pilot, Bristol Aeroplane Co.; Designer, Radley England Ltd.; Test Pilot and Consultant, J. S. White & Co.; General Manager (Aircraft), Fredk. Page Co., Ltd.; Managing Director, Gordon England, Ltd.; Director, Vacuum Oil Co., Ltd. Aircraft and Motor Body Patents. Clubs: Royal Aero Club; Royal Automobile Club.
GORHAM, M. L. A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Dist. Engr. in Charge of the Construction of Overhead Lines in South West Midlands Area, Callenders' Cable and Construction Co., Ltd., Nile Street, Birmingham. Private Address: 91 Weoley Hill, Selly Oak, Birmingham. Age: 36. Career: 4 years at Faraday House Elect. Eng. Coll., London, W.C.2, from 1919 to 1923; Pupil with Messrs. G. H. Stothert & Co., Ship Builders, Bristol; Pupil with The Bristol Corp. Electy. Dept.; Junior Engr. with Messrs. Siemens Bros., Woolwich. Club: R.A.C.
GORRINGE, H. M. M.C., B.Sc. (Eng.), A.C.G.I., M.Inst.C.E. Asst. Engr., Wm. Cory & Son, Ltd., 117 Fenchurch Street, E.C.4. Born: 1886. Career: City and Guilds; London Univ.; 1908-14, pupil, H. Shoosmith, M.Inst.C.E.; 1914-19, R.E. (Capt., M.C., despatches twice); 1919 to date, Wm. Cory, various C.E. appointments, latterly Manager, Cory's Erith Slipway Works.
GORTON, E. J. A.M.I.E.E. Elect. Engr., International Elect. Assoc., Bush House, A ldwych, W.C.2. Private Address: 6 Manor Crescent, Surbiton, Surrey. Age: 35. Career: Merchant Taylors Sch.; Regent St. Polytechnic; 1922-25, W. T. Henley's Telegraph Works; 1925-29, Chief Asst. to Chief Eng,r., Hewittic Elect. Co., Ltd.; 1929-30, Standard Telephones & Cables, Ltd.; 1931-37, Igranic Elect. Co., Ltd.; 1937 to date, I.E.A.
GOSDEN, R. A.M.I.E.E. With General Elect. Co., Ltd., Telephone and Radio Works, Coventry. Private Address: 42 Second Avenue, Copsewood, Coventry.
GOSLIN, E. T. J.P., M.I.E.E. Supply Contracts Manager, Central Electy. Board, 1 Charing Cross, London, S.W.1. Private Address: 41 Maxwell Road, Northwood, Mddx. Career: Crompton & Co.; Asst. Engr., Hove Elect. Lighting Co.; Asst. Engr., County of London Elect. Supply Co.; Chief Elect. Engr., Glasgow Corp. Transport; General Manager, Clyde Valley Elect. Power Co.
GOSTICK, F. A.M. I.Mech.E. Designer, Worthington-Simpson Ltd., Newark-on-Trent. Age: 37. Ed.: Lincoln Tech. Coll.; Training, Robey & Co., Lincoln.
GOTHARD, Bernard Watkins. Late A.M.I.E.E. (1913 to 1938). Resident Manager, Beds., Cambs., and Hunts. Electy. Co., St. Neots, Hunts. Private Address: Eaton Socon, St. Neots, Hunts. Career: Hull Tech. Coll.; Vickers Ltd.; Dover, Portsmouth and Taunton Electy. Works, (Training). Resident Manager, Minehead Elect. Supply Co., 5 years; Chief Elect. Engr., Mid Southern Utility Co., 13 years; Sales Manager, Whitehall Securities Corp. (Devon and Somerset Area) and Northampton Elect. Light and Power Co. Club: St. Neots Golf Club.
GOTT, Sir Charles H. Kt., M.Inst.C.E., F.S.I., F.G.S. Official Arbitrator (Acquisition of Land Act). Address: 67a New Street, Birmingham. Age: 72. Career: In practice, Bradford, 1887-1909 as Civil Engr. and Surveyor, carrying out schemes of water supply and sewerage in the north; 1909-31, Govmt. Valuation Dept., Chief Valuer from 1927; 1931-37, in practice at Westminster and Bradford as Consultant; 1937 to date, Official Arbitrator. Editor of "The Practical Surveyor" (Pitman).
GOUDIE, William J. D.Sc., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.E.S., M.A.S.M.E., A.M.Inst.C.E. Emeritus Professor of the Theory and Practice of Heat Engines, James Watt Eng. Laboratories. The Univ., Glasgow. Private Address: Belle Vue, Kay Park Terrace, Kilmarnock. Born 1868. Educ.: Girvan Parish Sch., Kilmarnock Academy and Glasgow Univ. Career: Mech. Engr. works of Glasgow and South-West Rlwy.; on staff of Marine Consulting Engr.; Asst. Professor of Mech. Eng. and Univ. Reader in Theory and Practice of Heat Engines, Univ. Coll., London; Professor of the Theory and Practice of Heat Engines, James Watt Eng. Labs. 1921 to 1938. Books: "Steam Turbines," "Rippers Steam Engine Theory and Practice" 8th Edition. Papers in Transactions of Engineering Societies, and various articles and other contributions in technical journals.
GOUGE, Arthur. B.Sc., F.R.Ae. S., A.F., I.Ae.S. (America). Director and General Manager, Short Bros., Rochester; Managing Director, Short & Harland, Ltd., Belfast; Managing Director, Pobjoy Airmotors & Aircraft, Ltd., Rochester. Business Address: Short Brothers, Limited, Seaplane Works, Rochester. Private Address: Ashley House, Maidstone Road, Rochester. Age: 48. Author of "Some Aspects of the Design of Seagoing Aircraft" (Lecture); "Flying Boats and Their Possible Developments in the Future"; "Recent Progress in the Design of Civil Flying Boats."
GOUGH, Douglas Ernest. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.K.0., A.M.I.E.E. Area Mains Supt., Central London Electy. Ltd., 25 Eccleston Place, S.W.1. Private Address: 25 Montague Avenue, Sanderstead, Surrey. Age: 33. Career: King's College London Univ., 1923-26; County of London Elect. Supply Co., 1927-30; County Borough of Croydon Electy. Dept., 1930-36.
GOUGH, Gerald Salmon. M.A., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.Struct.E. University Lecturer, Cambridge Univ. Eng. Dept. Private Address: Trinity Coll., Cambridge.
GOUGH, Herbert John. M.B.E., Ph.D., D.Sc., M.I.Mech.E., F.R.S. Director of Scientific Research, War Office, Whitehall, S.W.1. Private Address: 46 Clarence Road, Teddington. Apprent. to Messrs. Vickers, Sons & Maxim, Ltd. Formerly Supt., Eng. Dept., National Physical Laboratory, Teddington. Author of "Fatigue of Metals" (Book). Also very numerous papers on Scientific and Eng. subjects to Societies and Institutions in this country, U.S.A., and Continent of Europe.
GOUGH, R. H. A.M.I.E.E. Director, Sunderland Forge and Eng. Co., Ltd. Private Address: 9 Handel Close, Canons Park, Edgware, Mddx.
GOUGH, R. S. A.M.I.E.E. Dist. Representative, British Insulated Cables, Ltd. Private Address: 13 St. Albans Road, Westbury Park, Redland, Bristol. Age: 51. Career: Pupil R. Alger & Son, Newport; 7 years Mains Engr., Yorkshire Elect. Power Co. 11,000 and 12,000 volt mains; 13 years Res. Engr, General Electric Co., at Bristol.
GOULD, C. M.I.E.E. Elect. Engr., First Garden City, Ltd., Letchworth, Herts. Age: 61. Career: St. Thomas' School, Heaton Chapel; Stockport Tech. School; Manchester School of Tech.; Mech. Eng. at J. E. H. Andrew & Co., Reddish; Elect. Eng., MacLure & Whitfields, Stockport; Chief Engr., Trafford Park Estates Tramways, both Gas Traction and Elect. Traction; Chief Engr. and Manager, Elect. Supply Undertaking, First Garden City, Ltd. One of the Founders of the Diesel Engine Users Assoc., 1913, and Pres., 1920.
GOULD, C. T. A.M.I.E.E. Sales Engr., Central London Electy., Ltd., London, W.0.2. Private Address: 102 Brangbourne Road, Bromley, Kent.
GOULD, E. F. H. A.C.G.I., B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. Executive Engr., Post Office Eng. Dept,. Leith House, Gresham Street, E.C.2.Private Address: Highfield, Newlands Avenue, Radlett, Herts.Age: 30. Career: City and Guilds (Eng.) Coll. Research Engr., International Standard Elect. Corp., 1928-31; Research Engr., Callender 's Cable and Construction Co., 1931-34.
GOULD, J. R. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Staff Engr., Standard Telephones and Cables Ltd., New Southgate, London. Private Address: 17 Kingsmead, Barnet Vale, Herts. Age: 39. 1918-21, Commission in R.E.; 1921-23, King's Coll., London.
GOULDEN, Charles Herbert. M.C., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.Mech. E., A.M.I.E.E. Private Address: "Cheniston," Boyle Farm, Thames Ditton, Surrey.
GOURLAY, John Scott. B.Sc. Hons. (London), Ph.D. (London), A.I.C. Asst. Development Manager, Nobel Chemical Finishes, Ltd., Stowmarket, Suffolk. Private Address: 29 Recreation Road, Stowmarket, Suffolk. Career: Educ.: Stevenston Higher Grade School and Royal Tech. Coll., Glasgow; graduated B.Sc. Hons., London, in 1929. Elected A.I.C. 1930; Ph.D. London, 1936; appointed Chemist with Nobel Chemical Finishes, 1929; Chief Works Chemist, 1936; Asst. Development Manager, 1938. Author of articles dealing with cellulose derivatives in "Electrical Review," Synthetic and Applied Finishes, and Annual Reports of Society of Chemical Industry.
GOURLEY, H. J. F. M.Eng., M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.W.E., M.Cons. E., F.G.S., M.Am.Soc.C.E. Partner, Binnie, Deacon and Gourley, Artillery House, Artillery Row, Victoria Street, Westminster, London, S.W.1. Private Address: "Redholme, " 20 The Downsway, Sutton, Surrey. Career: Graduated with first class honours in Civil Eng., Univ. of Liverpool, 1909; pupilage with late Sir Alex. Binnie, P.P.Inst.C.E., 191012; afterwards Resident Engr., Alwen (Birkenhead) Aqueduct, with intervening war service; became partner in 1924. Pres., Inst.W.E., 1935-36.
GOW, Colin Clarence. B.Sc., A.R.S.M., M.I. & S.I., M.Inst.M.M. With Morgan Crucible Co., Ltd., Church Road, Battersea, London, S.W.11. Author of "The Electro Metallurgy of Steel."
GOWDRIDGE, F. A.M.I.E.E. Dist. Engr., Leicestershire and Warwickshire Elect. Power Co., Upper Bond Street, Hinckley, Leics. Age: 35. Career: Loughborough Coll.; Testing with Crompton Parkinson, and English Elect. Co.; 10 years, Leicestershire and Warwickshire Elect. Power Co,
GOWER, S. C. A.M.I.E.E. Chief Insp., Telephone Dept., Hull Corp. Private Address: 14 Murrayfield Road, Hull. Age: 33. Lecturer in Telephony at the Hull Municipal Tech. Coll.
GOW-RUSSELL, J. A. A.M.I.E.E. Resident Engr. and Manager, The Elect. Supply Corp., Ltd., Electy. Works, Dumbarton. Private Address: Thistleville, Dumburk Crescent, Dumbarton.
GRACIE, J. A. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Staff Engr., Radio Branch, Engr.-in-Chief's Office, G.P.O., London, E.0.1. Age: 38. Career: Educ.: Edinburgh Univ. Apprent., B.T.H. Co., 1923-24; Asst. Engr., G.P.O., 1924-33; Exec. Engr., 1933-37; Asst. Staff Engr., 1937 to date. Acting Examiner in "Tech. Electy." to City and Guilds Inst.; Member of Wireless Section Committee of Inst. E.E.
GRAFF-BAKER, William Sebastian. B.Sc., A.C.G.I., M.Inst.T., M.Inst.Loco.E. Chief Mech. Engr. (Rlwys.) London Passenger Transport Board, Acton Works, Bollo Lane, Acton, W.3. Private Address: 4 Edwardes Square, Kensington, W.8. Age: 48. Ed.: City and Guilds of London Central Tech:Coll.
GRAHAM, Alexander. M.Sc., A.M.I.E.E., Assoc.I.R.E., Mem. R.S.G.B. Lecturer in Elect. Eng., Dudley and Staffordshire Tech. Coll., Broadway, Dudley. Private Address: 14 Palma Street, Cornholme, Todmorden. Training: Borough of Todmorden; Electy. Supply Dept.; Halifax Tech. Coll.; The Univ. of Leeds; Royal Engineers and O.T.C. Author of The Use of Triode Valves in Duddell Type Oscillographs, (with E. L. E. Wheatcroft), "Engineering," Nov. 28th, 1930. Clubs: Dolobran Athletic Club, Birmingham.
GRAHAM, Arthur G. A.M.I.E.E. Sales Engr., Asea Elect. Ltd., Fulbourne Road, Walthamstow, E.17. Private Address: 11 Pembroke Gardens, Kensington., W.S. Age: 32. Career: Regent Polytechnic, 1926-31, Higher Nat. Course. Designing Auxiliary Power and Lighting Installations; Electro-Chemical Specialist; Sales Management (provinces). Club: Conservative.
GRAHAM, Arthur J. W. O.B.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.I. & S.I. Mech. Engr., Messrs. Sandberg (Consulting Engrs.), 40 Grosvenor Gardens, London, S.W.1. Private Address: 91 Coniscliffe Road, Darlington.
GRAHAM, C. M.I.E.E. Asst. Staff Engr., Organisation Branch, P.O. Eng. Dept., Leith House, 47 Gresham Street, London, E.C.2.
GRAHAM, Donald Charles. M.Inst.C.E. Divisional Engr., L.C.C., Chief Engr.'s Dept., County Hall, S.E.1. Private Address: 8 Belvedere Avenue, Wimbledon, S.W.19.
GRAHAM, Lt.-Col. Ernest. M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Loco.E. Mech. Engr. (Rlwys.), London Passenger Transport Board, Acton Works, Bollo Lane, W.3. Career: .1911-12, Outdoor Asst., Carriage and Wagon Dept., Great Northern Rlwy. Co.; 1912-14, Chief Asst. to. Locomotive, Carriage and Wagon Supt., Great Western Rlwy. of Brazil; 191415, Supt. War: R.F.C. and R.A.F. (Major, 1918); R.E. (Lt.-Col., 1919). Was Chief of Allied Rlwy. Mission to Poland and Baltic Provinces. VicePres., Inst. of Locomotive Engrs.
GRAHAM, J. S. A.M.I.E.E. Elect. Engr., Great Northern Rly. (Ireland), Loco. Works, Dundalk, I.F.S. Private Address: Edenbank, Carrickblacker Road, Portadown, N. Ireland.
GRAHAM, J. S. W. B.Eng., A.M.I.E.E. Engr. and Designer, Automatic Telephone and Elect. Co., Ltd., Strowger Works, Liverpool. Age: 34. Training: The Univ. of Liverpool; Metropolitan-Vickers Ltd., Manchester. Technical Interests: Electromechanical Instruments, Circuits and various inventions relating thereto. Also Aircraft Instruments.
GRAHAM, James Thompson. A.R.T.C., M.I.Mech.E. Asst. Managing-Director, Worthington-Simpson, Ltd., Lowfield Works, Newark. Notts. Private Address: Mapledene, Lime Grove, Newark, Notts.
GRAHAM, Walter Dawson. A.M.I.E.E. Dist. Sales Manager, S.E. Midlands, English Elect. Co., Bank Chambers, High Street, Kettering. Private Address: Barton Seagrave Hall, Kettering. Age: 29. Career: Student Apprent. to English Elect. Co., and subsequently with them in various capacities.
GRANGE, George R. D. S.0., M.C., B.Sc., M.I.E.S., M.I.N.A. General Manager, Engine Dept., Alex. Stephen & Sons, Ltd., Linthouse, Govan, Glasgow, S.W.1. Private Address: The Punchbowl House, Strathblane, Glasgow. Career: Educ.: Repton School and Glasgow Univ.; commanded 19th Division Signal Co. during the war, retiring with rank of Lieut.-Colonel.
GRANGER, Bernard B. A.M. Inst. C.E., A.M.I.E.E. Private Address: 11 Grandfield Ave., Radcliff on Trent, Nottingham.
GRANT, Allan. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Chief Asst., The Grampian Electy. Supply Co., Blackfriars, Perth, Scotland. Private Address: St. Ninians Cottage, Hay Street, Perth. Age: 37. Career: Archbishop Holgate's Grammar School, York; York Tech. School; Leeds Univ. The Yorkshire Elect. Power Co., Leeds; The Clyde Valley Elect. Power Co., Glasgow. Chairman, Dundee Sub-Centre, I.E.E. Session, 1937-38.
GRANT, Allan J. M.I.Mech.E., M.I.N.A., M.I. & S.I., J.P., City of Sheffield. Managing Director, Thomas Firth and John Brown, Ltd.; Director, Firth Vickers Stainless Steels, Ltd.; Director: Cravens Railway Carriage and Wagon Co. Ltd.; British Acheson Electrodes, Ltd.; Park Gate Iron & Steel Co. Ltd., Atlas Works, Sheffield. Private Address: Dore Moor House, Dore, nr. Sheffield. Career: Pupilage, Laird Bros., Marine Engrs. and Shipbuilders; Walker Eng. Laboratories; Liverpool Univ. (Wh. Ex.). Entered service of John Brown & Co., Ltd., in 1911, became Director in 1919 and Managing Director in 1929. PastPres., British Iron and Steel Federation; Chairman of Steel Delegation to Imperial Economic Conference, Ottawa, 1932; Pres., Sheffield Chamber of Commerce, 1937; Master Cutler of. Sheffield, 1938-9. Clubs: Union, Sheffield, Royal Thames Yacht.
GRANT, C. T. A.M. I.Mech.E Mech. Eng. Draughtsman, Sir William Arrol & Co., Ltd., Dalmarnock Iron Works, Dunn Street, Glasgow. Captain, A. I.R.0. (Retired).
GRANT, D. F. A.M.I.E.E. Snr. Asst. Engr., Southport C.B. Electy. Dept. Private Address: The Hotel Windsor, Southport, Lancs. Age: 35. Career: King's School, Rochester; Tech. Asst., Maidstone Corp. Electy. Dept., 1926-34.
GRANT, Lewis Colin. M.Cons.E., M.I.E.E., 1VI.Am.I.E.E., A.M.I.H. & V.E. Sole Partner, Sloan and Lloyd Barnes, 34 Castle Street, Liverpool. Private Address: 8 Aigburth Drive, Sefton Park, Liverpool. Consulting Engr. to various Companies. and Corporations. Career: Armstrong Coll. and Rutherford Coll., Newcastle-on-Tyne. North Eastern Elect. Supply Co. Merz & McLellan; Introduced elect. boilers and electrical thermal storage into Great Britaiti. Inventor of (Ferranti) surge absorber; Wired Wireless System for High Tension Lines, High Voltage Switchgear.
GRANT, Patrick Seafield. A.M.E.E. Engr. and Manager, The Teignmouth Elect. Lighting Co., Ltd., and The Dawlish Elect. Light and Power Co., Ltd., Electric House, Somerset Place, Teignmouth. Private Address: Point View, Teignmouth. Age: 34. Career: City and Guilds (Eng.) Coll., S.W.7; Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Asst. Engr. and Manager with various subsidiary Electy. Supply Companies of West of England Electric Investments, Ltd.
GRANT, R. M. W. B.Sc. Hons., A.M.I.E.E. Designs Engr., Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Co., Ltd., Chelmsford. Private Address: 4 Second Avenue, Chelmsford, Essex. Age: 33. Career: Glasgow Univ., 1928; Transformer Designer, Johnson & Phillips Ltd.; Member Regent St. Polytechnic, Evening Teaching Staff, 1929-36.
GRANT, Selwyn Seafield. M.I.E.E., A.C.G.I. Director of Electy. Supply Companies, 53 Parliament Street, S.W.1. Ed.: St. Paul's School and City and Guilds Eng. Coll.
GRANT, William E. M.I.N.A., M.I.Mar.E., F.R.S.A. Private Address: 20 Croft Avenue, Sunderland. Age: 43. Apprent. Messrs. William Doxford and Sons, Sunderland.
GRANTHAM, L. R. A.M.Mech.E. Managing Director, Penney & Porter (1932) Ltd., Riverside Works, Lincoln.
GRANTHAM, William Howard. M. I.Mech.E. Boiler Constructional Shop Works Manager, Daniel Adamson & Co., Ltd., Dukinfield, Cheshire. Private Address: 11 Lakes Road, Dukinfield, Cheshire. Career: Apprent. served with R. Hornsby & Sons, Ltd.; Leading Boiler Draughtsman, Clayton and Shuttleworth, Ltd.; Tech. Supervisor and Manager, Constructional shop, H. and T. Danks (Netherton), Ltd.; Tech. Salesman for Ruston and Hornsby, Ltd. Patentee of the "Dee" Superheaters, manufactured by H. and T. Danks (Netherton), Ltd.
GRASEBY, Robert Constantine. M.I.E.E., F.B.H.I. Managing Director, Venner Time Switches Ltd., Kingston By-Pass Road, New Malden, Surrey. Private Addresses: The Thatched House, Broom Close, Esher, Surrey; The Old Rectory, Itchenor, nr. Chichester, Sussex; and Flat No. 1, 50 South Audley Street, London, W.
GRAY, A. A.M.I.Mech.E., A.M.A.E. Managing Director, A. Gray & Co., Ltd., Guildford (Car Distributors and Engrs.). Private Address: Maney House, Dunsfold, Surrey. Age: 56. Career: Bedford Sch.; Trained, Fraser & Chalmers, Mining Eng,frs., (now G.E.C.); founded A. Gray & Co., 1904.
GRAY, Albert Hilliard. M.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Design Engr., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester. Private Address: Penmawr, Wellington Road, Temperley, Cheshire. Age: 38. Training: Leeds Univ., Post Office Eng. Dept., and Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd. Author of various papers on metering problems.
GRAY, Alfred. M. I. H.V.E. Director, James Gray (1925) Ltd., Danvers Street, Chelsea, S.W.3. Private Address: Oaklands, Dormers Wells, Southall, Middx. Age: 78. Has been at Danvers Street, S.W.3., as James Gray, James Gray, Ltd., and James Gray (1925) Ltd., since 1880. At one time Vice-Pres. of the Inst. Heating and Domestic Engrs.
GRAY, C. A. A.M.I.E.E. With Messrs. Crompton Parkinson, Ltd., Birmingham. Private Address: 134 Hamstead Road, Handsworth, Birmingham.
GRAY, C. A. M. A.M.I.Mech.E., M .Mar.E. Asst. Manager, Harland & Wolff, Ltd., E.16. Private Address: 16 Vanbrugh Park, Blackheath, S.E.3. Age: 41. Career: Fettes Coll., Edinburgh, and Royal Tech. Coll., Glasgow. Apprent., North British Diesel Engine Works, Ltd., Glasgow.
GRAY, J. B.Sc. (Eng. ), A.M. I.E.E. Lecturer in Elect. Eng., Borough Polytechnic, S.E.1. Private Address: 122 Maycross Avenue, Morden, Surrey. Age: 32. Career: Junior Tech. Sch., Wigan and Dist. Mining and Tech. Coll. Apprent., Walker Bros., Wigan; Wigan Corp. Power Station; Designer of elect. machinery, Higg's Motors, Ltd.; Lecturer in Elect. Eng., Kenrick Tech. Coll., West Bromwich.
GRAY, J. M.Inst.C.E., M.I.N.A. Engr.'s Office, The Union-Castle Mail Steamship Co., Ltd., Orchard House, Blackwall, E.14.
GRAY, John. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E., M.I. Rlwy. Signal Engrs., Assoc. Amer. Assoc. of Railroads. Signal Engr., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Trafford Park, Manchester. Private Address: "Caerketton," The Avenue, Sale, Cheshire. Age: 34. Training: Edinburgh Univ.; Metropolitan-Vickers Coll. Apprent. Course.
GRAY, Kenneth. Assoc.Inst.C.E., Member of Council Inst. of Metals, Fellow Royal Sanitary Inst. PastChairman, Junior Instn. of Engrs., etc. Tech. Director, Mellowes & Co., Ltd., Corporation Street, Sheffield. Private Address: 2 Stone Delf, Fulwood, Sheffield. Age: 68. Ed.: London Univ. and Sheffield Univ. Formerly Director, James Gray Ltd., Chelsea, London, S.W., Heating and Ventilating Engrs.; During this period, Pres. of the Inst. of Heating and Ventilating Engrs. Patentee of Improvements in Metal Spraying Apparatus. Author of several papers on Heating subjects and relating to the use of Lead Alloys in production of Lead Pipe, etc. Clubs: Union Club, Carlton House Terrace, London, S.W.; Lindrick Golf Club, Sheffield; Hallamshire Golf Club, Sheffield.
GRAY, L. J. A.M.I.Mech.E. Senior Draughtsman, Dawnays Ltd., Norwich. Private Address: Whitchurch, Grove Walk, Norwich. Age: 35. Career: Apprent., Dorman Long & Co.; Snr. Draughtsman and Res. Engr. with Dominion Bridge Co. and Canadian Vickers, of Montreal and Toronto.
GRAY, Leonard Thomas Miller. B. Sc., Ph.D. (London). Chairman, Miller & Co., Ltd., London Road Foundry, Edinburgh. Private Address: 7 Brockswood Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Herts.
GRAY, Percy Vivian. M.I.E.E. Private Address: 130 "The High," High Road, S.W.16. Career: 18991902, Handcock and Dykes, Elect. Consultants; 1899-1903, Leatherhead Elect. Supply Co., Ltd.; 1905-11, Bombay Elect. Supply and Tramways Co., Ltd.; 1912-14, Uxbridge Elect. Supply Co.; 1914-36, Callender's Cable and Construction Co., Ltd.
GRAY, Sir William. Bt., D.L., J.P., M.N.E.C.Inst. Shipbuilder. Chairman, William Gray & Co., Ltd., West Hartlepool. Private Addresses: Tunstall Manor, West Hartlepool; Egglestone Hall, nr. Darlington. Club: Bath.
GRAY, W. D. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Engr., G.P.O. Eng. Dept. Private Address: 29 Melbourne Road, Merton Park, S.W.19. Age: 40.
GREASLEY, G. D.I.C., A.C.G.I., A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I.Mech.E. Lecturer in Eng., Tech. Inst., Clifford Street, York. Age: 34.
GREATOREX, Albert D. M.Inst. C.E., Fellow of the Royal Sanitary Inst.; Past President I.M. & Cy.E. Private Address: 5 Seafield Road, Southbourne, Bournemouth. Career: Asst. Dist. Surveyor, Manchester; Deputy Borough Surveyor, Southampton; Surveyor to the U.D.C., Sutton, Surrey; Borough Engr. and Surveyor, West Bromwich (now retired).
GREAVES, Richard Henry. M.B.E., D.Sc., F.I.C. Director of Metallurgical Research, Research Dept., Woolwich, S.E.18.
GREEN, E. S. A.M.I.Mech.E. Tech. Representative, J. & E. Hall, Ltd., Dartford, Kent. Private Address: Park Cottages, Bessels Green, nr. Sevenoaks, Kent. Age: 38.
GREEN, H. A.M.I.E.E. Managing Director, Horace Green & Co., Ltd.? Dynamo and Motor Makers, Cononley; Keighley. Private Address: Beech Mount, Cononley, Keighley, Yorks. Age: 55. Career: Keighley Grammar Sch.; Bradford Tech. Coll.; British Westinghouse; Lancashire Dynamo and Motor Co., Ltd.
GREEN, H. A.M.I.Mech.E. Designer, Thos. Broadbent & Sons, Ltd., Central Ironworks, Huddersfield. Private Address: 3 Miln Road, Hillhouse, Huddersfield. Age: 33. Technical Ed.: Huddersfield Tech. Coll.; (Higher Nat. Dipl. in Mech. Eng. with 6 distinctions); Part-time Lecturer in Maths., Huddersfield Tech. Coll.
GREEN, R. E. A.M.I.Mech.E., F.I.M.T., M.I.S.M.A. Chairman and Managing Director, The Park Garage (Moseley) Ltd., 93 Alcester Road, Moseley, Birmingham. Age: 51. Ed.: Eastbourne Coll. Late Manager, Daimler Works, Birmingham. GREEN, Major Sydney. A.M.Inst. C.E., A.M.I.Struct.E. Eng. Insp., Ministry of Transport, Roads Dept., Metropole Buildings, London, S.W.1. Private Address: 17 Woodleigh Gardens, Streatham, London, S.W.16. Age: 41. Career: Univ. Coll., Southampton; Colours Rugby Football, Athletics (Victor Ludorum, 1920). Appointments at Southampton, Scarborough, Gold Coast Colony, West Africa (P.W.D.). Present appointment, 1928. Major (T.A.) D.A.D.O.S. 56th (1st London) Division, (T.A.), 1937 War Service Overseas, 1915-19. Part author of paper on "The Flow and Distribution of Traffic on Highways,"
GREEN, V. E. M.I.Mech.E., Assoc. M.Inst.C.E. Asst. Engr., Industrial Research Lab., Gas Dept., Council House, Birmingham. Age: 51. Career: Apprent., Bellis & Morcom, Ltd.; Birmingham Univ.; returned to Bellis & Morcom for 2 years; 2 years Pump and Power Co., Ltd., for research work on Humphrey Internal Combustion Pump; Walker Bros., Ltd., Wigan; Chief Draughtsman, Browett Lindley & Co., Ltd., 4 years; since 1916, present appointment; has developed Physical Testing Labs.; Joule Medal Inst.C.E.
GREEN, W. A. B.Sc. (Birmingham) M.I.Mech.E., M.I.A.E. Joint General Manager, (Diesel Division), Bryce Ltd., Kelvin Works, Hackbridge, Surrey. Private Address: Fulbrook, Chalmers Road, Banstead, Surrey. Career: Birmingham Univ.; Premier Gas Engine Co. Ltd., Sandiacre, Notts.; Willans & Robinson, Ltd., Rugby. Works Manager, M.L. Magneto Syndicate, Ltd.; Research Engr., Wm. Beardmore & Co., Ltd., Coatbridge; Research Engr., Ruston & Hornsby, Ltd., Lincoln.
GREEN, W. B. B.Sc. (London), A.M.I.E.E. Commercial Engr., The British Thomson Houston Co., Ltd., Rugby. Private Address: "Borras," Bilton Hill, Rugby. Age: 38. Career: Battersea Polytechnic, London, 191620; Apprent. B.T.H. Co., 1920-24; Tech. Engr., B.T.H. Co., Ltd., Rugby; Chief Elect. Engr., Stewarts & Lloyds, Ltd., Corby. Club: Rugby.
GREEN, Wilfred Arnold. M.A., B.Sc., A.M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Struct.E., F.R.S.A., Member of the International Assoc. for Bridges and Structural Eng. Senior Engr., The Trussed Concrete Steel Co., Ltd., Horseferry House, Horseferry Road., S.W.1. Private Address: 119 Handside Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Herts. Age: 54. Career: Educ.: United Coll., St. Andrews, graduated M.A. with First Cla'.s Honours in Mathematics and National Philosophy, 1905; Univ. Coll., Dundee, graduated B.Sc. in Eng., 1907. 1907, Drawing Office of St. Pancras Ironwork Co., 1908, Head Office; 1910, Head of Drawing Office; 1912, Manager of Works; 1913, joined R. A. Shelton & Co., for production of their handbook, No. 16. During war as "conscientious objector" worked at the Kensington War Hospital Supply Depot as Member of the Friends' Ambulance Unit, and later on other "work of national importance. " Inventor of the "Truscon Deflectometer." Part author of Shelton's Handbook, No. 16 "Structural Steel"; author of "Structural Steelwork" for Pitmans "Engineering Educator," and of "Structural Engineering" for Pitman's "Building Educator" and also of articles in the Technical Press.
GREEN, W. G. Ph.D., B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M. I.Mech.E. Head of Dept., of Mech. and Civil Eng., Municipal Coll., Portsmouth. Age: 41. Career: R.N. Coll., Greenwich (Elgar Scholarship, I.N.A., 1919); Demonstrator, R.N. Eng. Coll., Keyham; Lecturer in Mech. Eng., Plymouth Tech. Coll.; Head of Eng. Dept., Rotherham Tech. Coll., 1930-33, and of Portsmouth Mun. Coll., from 1933. Hon. Sec., Southern Branch., I.Mech.E. from 1935.
GREENE, F. A. M.I.Mech.E., M.I.E.E., M.I.Chem.E., etc. Consulting Engr., 29, Bartholomew Close, E.C.1. Private address: 50, Clifton Hill, St. John's Wood, N.W.B. Career: Pupil to Henry Greene & Co.; subsequently acted as engr. to firms engaged in road transport in Africa, paper making, chemicals, pottery, leather, glass, etc., Gas and Water Works, etc. Director of several Gas companies. Hon. Sec. Inst.Chem.E. Patentee.
GREENFIELD, T. C. B.Sc., M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.W.E. Water Engr., Borough of Douglas, 2 Christian Road, Douglas, I.O.M. Age: 45. Career: Merchiston Castle Sch.; Edinburgh Univ.; Pupilage with Sir Alex. Binnie, Son &,Deacon, Westminster; Res. Engr., Blaen-yCwm Reservoir, 1918-22; Asst. Water Engr., Barnsley Corp., 1923-30; War Service, Lieut., Royal Engineers, 1914-17.
GREENHALGH, Edward. (Lt. R.N.V.R., Ret'd.). A.M.I.E.E. Asst. for Outdoor Machinery to Chief Engr., Southern Rly. Private address: 129, Nimrod Road, Streatham, S.W.16. Born: 1878. Career: 1898, Gt. Northern Rly., Electrician in Charge, Manchester; 1899, London Outdoor Asst.; 1901, Engr. in Charge, Power Station; 1905, Asst. Engr. (Outdoor); 1907, Chief Asst. Elect. Engr.; 1909, Joined L.B. & S.C. Rly. Asst. to Chief Elect. Engr.; 1914/1916, Special work for Admiralty; 19161919, Lieut. R.N.V.R. (Elect. Officer); 1919, Elec. Light & Power Engr., Brighton Rly.; 1923, present position. Responsible to Chief Engr. for installation and maintenance of Machinery of all types throughout the system.
GREENHALGH, John Ward. M.A. (Mech. Sci. Ti ip.) Cantab., Assoc.M. Inst.C.E., A.M.I.Struct.E. Chief Asst. Engr., Messrs. Geo. Gordon & Co. (Civil Engrs.), 6, Queensgate, Inverness. Private address: Crown Lodge, Inverness. Age: 32. Career: Cambridge University. Pupil with Messrs. Walter Bridges & Co., Consulting and Supervising Engrs., and later asst. with them.
GREENHORNE, Marcus F. H. B.Sc. (Abdn.), Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., Assoc.M.Inst.Mun. & Cy. E. Asst. Engr., Ministry of Transport, Metropole Buildings, Northumberland Avenue, London. Private address: 32, Uxendon Crescent, Preston Road, Wembley. Career: Robert Gordons College, Aberdeen, 1918-27; Aberdeen University, 1927-31. Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons, Ltd., 1931-33; Stewarts & Lloyds, Corby, 1933-35; The Woodall Duckham Co., London, 1935-36; The Ministry of Transport, 1936. Author of paper on the Pencil Treatment of Perspective Drawings.
GREENHOUGH, Col. F. H. D.S.O., M.Inst.C.E. Cons. Engr. to Sir Lindsay Parkinson & Co., Ltd., Lindsay House, 171 Shaftesbury Avenue, London,W.C.1. Born: 1871. Career: Director, Tilbury Contracting and Dredging Co. (Foreign) Ltd.; Director, Anglo Dutch Eng. and Harbour Co.; Dep. General Manager and Chief Engr., Nigerian Rlys. and Collieries. Works include Port Talbot Dock; Vera Cruz Harbour; Admiralty Harbours, Dover and Malta; Grimsby Fishing Docks; Arapuni Hydro-Elect. Development, N.Z. 1914-18, France, mentioned in Despatches; 1917-19, Tech. Representative of British Army on Interallied Waterway Commission.
GREENLAND, S. F. M.R.San.I., F.R.S.A., M.Amer.Soc.H.V.E., M.I. H.V.E. Heating and Ventilating Engr., Gee, Walker & Slater, Ltd., Fitzmaurice Place, Berkeley Square, W.1. Private address: 9, Anerley Court, Anerley Park, London, S.E.20. Age: 35. Career: Borough Polytechnic; Brixton School of Building. City & Guilds Finalist in Heating and Ventilating Twice Medallist I.H.V.E. Thereafter with G. N. Haden & Sons, London. Author of "Hot Water Service— Design and Pipe Sizing," and tech. contributions to eng. journals.
GREENLEES, Arthur Edward. A.M.I.E.E. Development Engr., Elec. & Musical Industries, Ltd., Hayes, Middlesex. Private address: 23, Brookfield Crescent, Kenton, Harrow. Career: Eng. Dept., Royal Arsenal, Woolwich; Equipment Engr., Standard Telephones & Cables, Ltd. Author of The Amplification and Distribution of Sound.
GREENWOOD, H. A.M.I.E.E. Senior Charge Engr., Lancashire Elect. Power Co., Padiham Power Station. Private Address: 72 Kiddrow Lane, Burnley. Age: 37. Career: King Edward VII Sch.; Manchester Coll. of Tech.; Salford Royal Tech. Coll.; Sheffield Univ.; Apprent., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co.; Charge Engr., New Frickby Power Station of Carlton Collieries Assoc.; Charge Engr., West Bank Power Station, Widnes, of I.C.I.
GREENWOOD, Harold J. A.M. I.E.E. Chief Designer, Lancashire Dynamo and Crypto, Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester. Private address: 120, Birchfields Road, Fallowfield, Manchester, 14. Career: Apprent., Lancashire Dynaito Co.; Asst. Designer, Bruce Peebles & Co.; Chief A.C. Designer, Messrs. Laurence Scott and Electromotors, Ltd. War service: Motor Machine Gun Corps.
GREENWOOD, J. H. A.M.I.E.E. Mains Engr., Willesden Borough Council Elect. Dept. Private Address: 122 Longstone Avenue, Harlesden, N.W.10. Age: 35. Apprent., Wright Motors Ltd., Halifax; Yorkshire Elect. Power Co.; Stalybridge, Hyde, Mossley and Dukinfield Tramways and Electy. Board.
GREENWOOD, L. A.M.I.E.E., M.Amer.I.E.E. Chief Electrical Designer, The Harland Eng. Co., Alloa, Scotland. Private Address: Almora, Dunster Road, Causewayhead, Stirling.
GREENWOOD, Samuel M.H. I.V.E. Director, Hartley & Sugden, Ltd., Atlas Boiler Works, Halifax. Private address: 28, Park View Gardens, Hendon, N.W.4. Age: 66. Life time with above firm. Clubs: Halifax Club.
GREENWOOD, Sydney. M.Inst. M. & Cy.E. Deputy Borough Engr. and Surveyor, Todmorden Corporation. Private address: Rawson Villas West, Todmorden. Age: 48.
GREENWOOD, Walter. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.C.G.I., D.I.C., A.M.I.E.E. Designs Engr., British Broadcasting Corp., Broadcasting House, London, W.1. Private address: 40, Hertford Avenue, East Sheen, S.W.14. Age: 42. Career: City & Guilds (Eng.) College; Metropolitan-Vickers (Training); Wireless Engr., H.M. Signal School, Portsmouth (Seven years). Author of "Text-book of Wireless Telegraphy and Telephony" and other tech. books and articles.
GREET, Ernest Hira. B.Sc., A.M.Inst.C.E. (Trevithick Premium (1934)). Asst. Engr., Designs Dept., Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4, Millbank, Westminster, S.W.1. Private address: "Lynton," Bathurst Nalk, Iver, Bucks. Age: 43. Career! Tech, training at Bristol University, 1911-14; Practical Training as Pupil at Cleveland Bridge and Eng. Co., Ltd., Darlington, 1919-22; Attached Meteorological Section Royal Engrs., 1918. Resident Engr., outside contracts, for Cleveland Bridge Co., Ltd., 1922-25; Designer, Francis Morton & Co., Ltd., Liverpool, 1925-28. Author (jointly with R. W. Foxlee, M.Inst. C.E.) of "Hammer Blow Impact on the Main Girders of Rly. Bridges."
GREG, O. M. A.M.I.Mech.E. Address: 33 Cheyne Court, London, S.W.3. Age: 46. Career: Harrow; British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd. R. A. Lister & Co. Ltd. Club: Junior Carlton.
GREGG, A. E. C. A.M.I.Mech.E., A.M.I.Production Engrs., M.I.Mar.E. Eng. Consultant. Private Address: 35 Elgin Mansions, Maida Vale, W.9. Age: 35. Career: Cheltenham Coll.; Pupil, Harland & Wolff, Ltd., 1920-26; Eng. Designing Dept., 1926-27; Asst. Manager, Engine Works, 1927-35; Eng. Consultant in London Office, 1936 to date. Lt. Comdr. (E), R.N.V. R.
GREGORY, James Edgar. B.Sc. (Eng.), Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., Assoc.M. Inst.Mun. & Cy.E. Senr. Eng. Asst., City Engr. and Surveyor, Leicester. Age: 37. Career: Salford Royal Tech. College, 19181921; University of Manchester, Faculty of Eng., 1921-1924. Eng. Asst. to Borough Engr. and Surveyor, Birkenhead, 1924-1925; Eng. Asst. to Borough Engr. and Surveyor, Crewe, 1925-1928. Author of Published Papers on "Main Sewer Design," and "Concrete Road Construction."
GREGORY, John. B.Eng., M.Inst. M. & Cy. E. Engr. and Surveyor, Wortley Rural District Council, Council Offices, Grenoside, Nr. Sheffield. Prii)ate address: 1, Hill Top Road, Grenoside. Age: 40. Career: Various posts with Wortley R.D.C.; first as temporary eng. asst., through building, highways and town-planning, to Deputy Surveyor and finally Engr. and Surveyor.
GREGORY, R. W. M.I.E.E., A.M.H.V.E. Senior Partner, R. W. Gregory & Partner, Consulting Engrs., Pilgrim House, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Private Address: Ridgeway-on-Yarridge, Hexham, Northumberland. Age: 56. Career: Sexey 's School, Bruton, 189499; Finsbury Tech. Coll., 1899-1901; Newcastle-on-Tyne Elect. Supply Co., 1901-04; Merz & McLellan, 1904-35; Partner, 1930-35; R. W. Gregory & Partner, 1935 to present time. Chairman, N.E. Centre, I.E.E., 1924.
GREGSON, Major W. M.Sc., M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Mech.E. Manager, Marine Dept., Babcock and Wilcox, Ltd.; Tech. Dir., SpencerBonecourt, Ltd.; Dir., Erith's Eng. Co., Ltd., 34, Farringdon Street, London, E.C.4. Author of various papers to eng. institutions and tech. societies on Marine Steam Machinery and on Waste Heat Recovery. Clubs: St. Stephen's, R.A.C.
GREIG, J. M.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E., A.M.I.R.E. Lecturer in Elect. Eng., Univ. of Birmingham, Edgbaston. Age: 35. Career: George Watson's Coll., Edinburgh; Heriot-Watt Coll., Edinburgh; Univ. Coll., London; 1923-36, Bell Telephone Co., of Canada; 1928-33, Research Staff of General Elect. Co., Ltd.; 1933-36, Asst. Lecturer in Elect. Eng., Univ. Coll., London; 1936 to date, Lecturer in Elect. Eng., The Univ. of Birmingham.
GREIG, Laurence C. B.Sc.(Edin.), A.M. Inst.C.E., M.Inst.T. Permanent Way Engr., City of Edinburgh Transport Dept., 2, St. James's Square, Edinburgh. Age: 36. Training: University of Edinburgh; City Engr,, Edinburgh. Hon. Sec. of the Scottish Section of the Inst. of Transport.
GRESLEY, Sir H. Nigel. Kt., C.B.E., D.Sc.,. M.Inst.C.E., M.I. Mech.E., M.I.E.E., M.Inst.T. Chief Mech. Engr., London and North Eastern Rly. since 1923, King's Cross Station, London, N.1. Private address: Walton House, Hertford. Career: 1911-23, Locomotive Engr., Great Northern Rly.; Lt. -Col. Engr. and Rly. Staff Corps, R.E. (T.F.); Member of Ministry of Transport Automatic Train Control Committee and Rly. Electrification Committee; Chairman of Committee on Steering Gear of Ships, set up by the President of the B.O.T. in 1936. Contributor of sundry papers to Inst.C.E., I.Mech.E., and Inst.T.' Club: Junr. Carlton.
GRESSWELL, W. F. A.M.I.E.E. "Sherwood," Chingford Avenue, Farnborough, Hants. On Eng. Staff, Anglo-Iranian Oil Co., Ltd., Moorgate, E.C.2. Age: 43. Career: Tech. Educ., Univ. Coll., Nottingham; Apprent. in Elect. Eng. War Service 1914-19; Eng. Appointments with The Hydro Elect. Power Commission of Ontario, 4 years; Balfour Beatty & Co., Ltd., 3 years; Air Ministry, 4 years; Part-time Lecturer in Electrical Installation, L.C.C. Sch. of Eng. and Navigation since 1934.
GREW, F. H. A.M.I.Mech.E. Works Supt., John Wilkes, Sons & Mapplebeck Ltd., Birmingham. Age: 54. Career: King Edward VI Sch. Birmingham; Chief Engr., Elliotts Metal Co., Ltd., 1907-22; Works Manager, Williams Foster and Pascoe, Grenfell & Sons, Ltd., 1922-27; present position from 1928.
GREYLING, N. D. A.M.Mech.E. Testing and Combustion Engr., Babcock & Wilcox Ltd., Babcock House, Farringdon Street, London, E.C.4. Age: 50. Career: Educ.: Tech. Inst. in Russia; Loco. Works, Charcoff, Russia; Draughtsman, Broken Hill Prop. Co., Port Pirie, S. Australia; Designer, International Steam Pump Co., Harrison, N.S.; Draughtsman, G.E.C., Schenectady, U.S.A.; 191520, R.E. (Comm., 1916); 1921, Babcock & Wilcox.
GRIBBIN, Walter. B.Eng., A.M: Inst.I.C.E., A.M.I.W.E. Resident Engr., R.A.F. Station, Leconfield, Air Ministry Works Directorate, R.A.F. Station, Leconfield, E. Yorks. Private address: 273, Beverley Road, Hull. Age: 33. Career: Lochaber Hydro-Elec. Scheme; P.W.D., Nigeria, Northants C.C.; Leicester C.C.; River Great Ouse Catchment Board; Haweswater Contract "B"; Air Ministry.
GRIBBLE, Conrad. M.Inst.C.E. Asst. Engr. (New Works and Bridges), Southern Rly., Waterloo Station, S.E.1. Private address: Red Cottage, Wey Road, Weybridge, Surrey. Career: 1902-23, on Eng. Staff of North-Eastern Rly. at York; 1923-27, Chief Engr. to Bridge Stress Committee of Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research; present appointment in 1927. Mem. of Forest Products Research Board.
GRIDLEY, Sir Arnold B. K.B.E., M.P. for Stockport, M.I.E.E. Director of various Companies. Business address: Palace Chambers, Westminster, S.W.1. Private address: Culwood, Chesham, Bucks. Age: 60. Career: Bristol Grammar School and University; Bristol Corp. Electy. Works. Bristol Elec. Traction Co., Ltd.; Asst. Manager, Newcastle Elec. Supply Co., Ltd.; Director and Manager, Cleveland and Durham Elec. Power Ltd.; General Works Manager, English Elec. Co., Ltd. Clubs: Carlton and Devonshire.
GRIERSON, Ronald. M.I.E.E., M. I.Mech.E., M.I.H H.V.E. Elect. Heating Engr., north Metropolitan Elec. Power Supply Co., Kenton, Harrow, Middlesex. Private address: "Kerrisdale," 25, Bucks Avenue, Oxhey, Nr. Watford, Herts. Age: 52. Career: University of Birmingham; the Electy. Supply Depts. of Mansfield, Rochdale and Poplar. War service: Divisional Engrs., Royal Naval Division in Gallipoli and France. Commanded the 356th Elect. and Mech. Company, Royal Engrs., France. Mentioned in Despatches. Author of "Some Modem Methods of Ventilation" (Constable); "Elec. Lift Equipment for Modern Buildings" (Chapman & Hall); "Elect. Heating of Buildings," and "The Elect. Warming of, and the Supply of Hot Water and Conditioned Air to Large Buildings." Journal I.E.E.
GRIEVE, G. T. W. B.Sc., A.M.I. Mech.E. Manager, Plant Dept., Callender's Cable and Construction Co., Ltd., Belvedere, Kent. Private Address: 15 Shrewsbury Lane, Plumstead, S.E.18.
GRIEVE, J. A. W. B.Sc., A.M.I. Mech.E. Draughtsman, Brown Bros. & Co., Ltd., Edinburgh. Private Address: 6 Longformacus Road, Liberton, Edinburgh. Age: 38. Career: George Heriots Sch., Edinburgh; Edinburgh Univ. (William Dawson Bursar); Apprent., Wallace (Glasgow) Ltd. and Brown Bros. & Co., Ltd.
GRIEVE, John Watkin. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Chief Mech. & Elect. Engrs. Dept., L.M.S. Rly., Euston. Private address: 23, Colburn Avenue, Hatch End, Middx. Career: Edinburgh University; Trained, Metropolitan Vickers Elec. Co., Ltd. Asst. Elect. Engr., Bombay, Baroda and Central India Rly.
GRIEVE, Thomas. M.I.Mar.E. Supt., Tatem Steam Navigation Co., 113, Bute Street, Cardiff. Private address: "Pittencrieff," Bronwydd Avenue, Penylan, Cardiff. Age: 62. Apprenticeship in St. Margarets Works, Dunfermline and as Journeyman at Dennys Dumbarton & Blairs Stockton on Tees. With above firm since 1900 to 1924 as sea-going engr.
GRIEVES, Edwin. 1st Class B.O.T. Certificate (Motor), A.I.Mar.E. 3rd Engr. Officer, A. Holt & Co., Ltd., (Blue Funnel Line), India Building, Water Street, Liverpool. Private address: 8, Queens Avenue, Seaburn, Sunderland. Age: 25. Higher National Diploma in Mech. Eng. at Sunderland Tech. College (Day Course).
GRIFFIN, J. G. M.I.E.E., Member D.E.U.A. Tech. Adviser, Delhi Elec. Supply & Trn. Co., Ltd., Basildon House, Moorgate, E.C.2. Private address: Fairway, Ifield, Crawley, Sussex. Age: 63. Career: Finsbury Tech. College, Deputy Boro' Elect. Engr., Burnley, 1899-1902; Boro' Elect. Engr. and Tramways, Swindon, 1902-1906; Engr. and Gen. Manager, Delhi Elec. Supply and Trn. Co., Ltd., 1906-1920. Clubs: Royal Empire.
GRIFFIN, Raymond W. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E., M.Inst.F. Tech. Sales Engr., Elliott Brothers (London), Ltd., Century Works, Lewisham, London, S.E.13. Private address: "Carmen," Wickham Chase, W. Wickham, Kent. Age: 34. Career: Four years course at Faraday House, including training at Fraser & Chalmers Eng. Works, Erith and at Elliott Brothers with whom he has remained ever since. Author of various articles in tech. press, and of papers before associations on above interests.
GRIFFITH, Percy. M. Inst.C. E., M.I.Mech.E., F.G.S., F.R.San.I., Hon. M.Inst.W.E. Consulting Water Engr. (now associated with Mr. Herbert G. Hoskings, M.Inst.C.E.), 39, Victoria Street, S.W.1. Private address: 10, Palace Road, Streatham Hill, S.W.2. Career: Consulting Water Engr. in Westminster since 1892; Sec. Inst. of Water Engrs., 1899-1920; Member of Council, 1921-28. Designed Waterworks at Gainsborough, Lincoln, Selby, Chelmsford, Skegness, etc.
GRIFFITH-JONES, J. A.M.I. Mech.E., A.M.I.E.E. Engineers' Agent. Private Address: Thornleigh, Marlborough Road, Sale, Cheshire. Age: 56. Career: Educ.: Shrewsbury; Manchester Coll. of Tech.; Apprent., Bertram Thomas, Manchester. Shift Engr., Watford Generating and Sub-Stations; inspection of finished machinery and test work at Siemens of Stafford; staff, Electra Power Station, California; Manufacturer of electrical machinery, Los Angeles; Asst. to Works Manager, G.E.C., Birmingham. War Service, private to Captain; Design and Manufacture of Superheaters for locomotives and marine work. At present in agency work and economy work relating to use of coal gas.
GRIFFITHS, David Nathaniel. B.Sc. Hons. (Eng.), London, M.I. Mech.E. Principal, Wandsworth Tech. Inst. Private address: Foxwood, Park Road, Wandsworth Common, S.W.18. Career: Apprent. with Guest, Keen & Nettlefolds; Asst. Engr., Cammell Laird & Co.; Head of Eng. Dept., Darlington Tech. Coll.; Principal, Verdin Tech. School, Northwich.
GRIFFITHS, E. E. M.I.Mech.E., M.I.H. & V.E. Partner, Ernest Griffiths & Son, Consulting Engrs., 21b, The Temple, Liverpool. Private Address: The Cottage, Mill Lane, Willaston, Wirral, Ches. Age: 34. Apprent., Harland & Wolff, Ltd.; Liverpool Cent. Tech. Sch. (Earl of Derby prize). Works Engr., King's Dock Tinplate Works, Baldwins, Ltd.; Engr,, Steen & Atkinson, Ltd.; 1935, attended as an expert before Departmental Committee of Ministry of Health on the Cost of Hospitals and other Public Buildings.
GRIFFITHS, Hugh. B.Sc., A.R. C.Sc., M.I.Chem.E. Chem. Engr., 16, Queen Anne's Gate, London, S.W.1. Private address: The Laurels, Upton Road, Bexley, Kent. Specialising in chem. plant since 1917; Drying, Crystallisation, Vacuum Technique and Solvent Recovery by Absorption. Books: "Principles of Chem. Eng. Design," "Materials of Construction for Chem. Plant," and various papers.
GRIFFITHS, H. R. A.M.I.Mech.E. Machinery Supt., London Hydraulic Power Co., Hatfields, London, S.E.1. Private Address: 36b Earlsfield Road, Wandsworth Common, S.W.8. Age: 54.
GRIFFITHS, J. L. A.M.I.E.E., M.A.Min.E.E. Dist. Representative, The English Elect. Co., Ltd., Queens House, Kingsway, W.C.2. Private Address: 75 Harlech Crescent, Sketty, Swansea. Age: 34. Career: Bradford, Handsworth and Birmingham Tech. Coils. Apprent., English Elect. Co., Ltd.; 3 years Test Engr., Dynamo and Motors Test Bed; 2 years, Contracts and Estimating, Industrial Motor Sales; 7 years, Changeover Engr.
GRIFFITHS, Leonard. A.M.I.E.E., M.I.A.E. Engr. for Commercial Magnetos, British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd., Lower Ford Street, Coventry. Private address: "Kennington," 78, Biggin Hall Crescent, Coventry. Age: 44. Training: Coventry Tech. Coll.; Coventry Corp. Electy. Dept.; The British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd. Joint Author with Mr. A. P. Young of "Automobile Elect. Equipment. " ' I.A.E. Daimler Premium (1918-19) and Utility (1926-27) Prizes.
GRIFFITHS, Roosevelt. M.Sc., M.I. & S.I., M.Inst.Metals. Lecturer, Univ. Coll. of Swansea. Private address: "Tyrnant, " Mumbles, Swansea. Age: 35. Educ.: Univ. Coll., Swansea. Chairman Institute of Metals, Swansea, Local Section. Carnegie Scholarships, 1936 and 1938. Author of "Thermostats,"; Papers to the Iron and Steel Inst.
GRIFFITHS, R. S. A.M Mech.E. Sales Engr., Westinghouse Brake and Signal Co., Ltd., 82 York Way, King's Cross, N.1. Member, Inst. of Transport; Fellow, Permanent Way Inst.; Past Pres., Inst. of Railway Signal Engrs.
GRIFFITHS, T. A. M.I.Mech.E. With Babcock & Wilcox, Ltd., Renfrew.
GRIFFITHS, W. H. F. F.Inst.P., M.I.E.E., M.I.R.E. Chief Engr., H. W. Sullivan, Ltd., Leo Street, London, S.E.15. Private address: 220, Court Road, Mottingham, London, S.E.9. Specialist in capacitance and inductance standards; Inventor of the Sullivan-Griffiths thermal compensated inductance, the series-gap condenser and the SullivanGriffiths dynatron wavemeter. Author of many Papers and articles on capacitance, Inductance and Frequency Standards and Measurements.
GRIGSON, T. R. O.B.E., M.Inst.C.E. Deputy Director, Cement and Concrete Assoc., 52 Grosvenor Gardens, S.W.1. Private Address: Sudbrook Gardens, Ham Common, Surrey.
GRIMMITT, Howard Walker. A.M.I.Mech.E., A.M.I.E.E. Eng. Inspector, Electy. Commission, 2, Savoy Court, Strand, W.C.2. Private address: 18, Leyland Road, Lee, S.E.12. Age: 41. Edw.: Northampton Eng. Coll.; thereafter with Siemens Bros., Woolwich. Author of Paper— Co-Author with E. W. Dickinson, "The Design of a Distribution System in a Rural Area."
GRIMSDICK, Edward Peter. A.M. I.E.E., A.M.Amer.I.E.E., M.I.E. (India). Chairman, Associated Elec. Industries (India), Ltd. Business addresses: Crown House, Calcutta, and Crown House, Aldwych, W.C.2. Private addresses: Bengal Club, Calcutta, and Oriental Club, London. Age: 56. Career: Asst. Engr., Edison Swan Co.; Erection Engr. A. E. Gesellsehoft; Asst. Engr., Kelvin & White Asst. Engr., Power Station Dept. of B.T.H. Co., Ltd.; subsequently Man. Dir. and Chairman, B.T.H. Co. (India), Ltd. and later Man. Dir. and Chairman of Associated Elect. Industries (India), Ltd. Clubs: Bengal Club, Bombay Yacht Club, Punjab Club, Oriental Club, etc.
GRIMWOOD, Charles James. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.Inst.C.E., A.M. I.E.E. Eng. Asst., Messrs. Kennedy & Donkin, Broadway Court, Westminster. Private address: Firle, Littleheath Road, Selsdon, Surrey. Age: 34. Career: Battersea Polytechnic; Apprent. at British Thomson-Houston Co's Willesden Works. Johnson & Phillips, Ltd., Charlton; Relay Automatic Telephone Co., Streatham.
GRINDLEY, John Cubbon. A.M. Inst.C.E., P.A.S.I., A.M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., A.M.I.S.E. Senr. Eng. Asst., City Engr's Office, Town Hall, Sheffield. Private address: 62, Totley Brook Road, Totley Rise, Sheffield. Age: 30. Career: Articled, A. D. Barron, Esq., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., L.R.I.B.A., Engr., Architect and Surveyor to the Minehead U.D.C., Minehead, Somerset. Asst. Surveyor to the Clutton Rural District Council, Somerset; Eng. Asst. in the Borough Engr's Office, Town Hall, Brighton; Eng. Asst. in The City Engr's Office, Norwich; Eng. Asst. in the Borough Engr's Office, Worthing.
GRINHAM, Edward George. M.I. Mech.E., M.I.A.E. Director and Chief Engr., Standard Motor Co., Ltd., Coventry. Private address: "Hillsdale," Gibbet Hill, Kenilworth Road, Kenilworth. Chief Engr., Humber Ltd., 1921-1930.
GRINSTED, William Herbert. A.C.G.I., A.M.I.E.E., Chief Engr., Telephone Dept., Siemens Bros. & Co., Ltd., Woolwich, S.E.18. Private address: 63, London Lane, Bromley, Kent. Age: 53. Career: Central Tech. Coll., 1902-1905 (Clothworkers' Scholar, Siemens Medallist); National Telephone Co., 1905-1911.
GRISENTHWAITE, T. C. B.Sc. (Eng.), M. Inst.0. E., M. I.Struct.E. Bridge Engr., British Steelwork Assoc., Artillery House, Westminster. Private Address: 34 Clairview Road, Streatham, S.W.16. Age: 48. Career: 1905-07, City and Guilds; 1907-11, Yarrow & Co., Ltd., Glasgow (Pupil); 1911-20, Sir Wm. Arrol & Co., Ltd., Glasgow; 1920-24, Glasgow Corp. Gas Dept.; 1924-30, The Foundation Co., Ltd., London; 1930-38, British Steelwork Assoc., London.
GRIST, A. G. A.M.I.Mech.E. Lift and Crane Engr., The Vulcan Boiler and General Insurance Co., Ltd., 67 King Street, Manchester. Private Address: 12 Alexandra Road, Sale, Cheshire. Age: 39. Career: Trained, Stothert & Pitt, Ltd., Engrs., Bath; Crane Designer for Wellman Smith Owen Eng. Corp., Ltd., Darlaston; Engr. Surveyor, East London Dist., 3 years; 10 years Head Office Engr., Lift and Crane Dept.
GRIXONI, Cyril Reynold. B.Sc. (Eng.), Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., M.N.A. C.M. Chief Mech. Engr., Richard Costain, Ltd., Public Works Contractors; Dir. and Gen. Manager, Essex Brick Co., Ltd. Business address: Costain House, Upper Woburn Place, London, W.C.1. (for both companies). Private address: Warren Oak, Coombe Lane, Kingston Hill, Surrey. Age: 37. Career: St. Paul's School, London and London Univ. Various constructional posts at home and abroad, including mines construction on Continent and HydroElec. Construction in West Africa. with erection of High Voltage Steel Tower Transmission Lines; Has controlled construction of large River Works, Sewerage and Reinforced Concrete Construction, Tunnels, Cofferdams, etc.
GROGAN, Frederick Simmons. A.C.G.I., A.M.Inst.C.E., M.I.E.E. Manager, The Arora Co., Rosebery Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire. Private address: 143, Ashby Road, Loughborough, Leicester. Career: Central Tech. Coll., South Kensington, London, 1892-1895 (Elect. Eng. Section); 1995-1900, Asst. Engr., Belfast Corp. Elect. Dept.; 1900-4, Engr., Construction Dept., British Thomson Houston Co., Ltd.; 1904-7, Engr., British Elect. Equipment Co., London; 907-15, Deputy Manager (Elect. Cooking Section), British Elect. Transformer Co., Ltd.; 1915 to date, Manager of The Arora Co., Loughborough. Several Patents for Elec. Cooking and Heating; Founded in 1915 The Arora Co. (with Messenger Co., Ltd., Loughborough—Proprietors), for development of same. Chairman, East Midland Sub-Centre, I.E.E. Sessions, 1919-20, 1920-21. Author of "Elect. Heating and Cooking" Nottingham Univ., I.E.E. Meeting East Midland Sub-Centre, 1920. "Elect. Heating for Industrial Purpose," Nottingham Soc. of Engrs., 1927.
GROGONO, Walter. M.Inst.Gas.E., M.I.Mech.E. Engr., The Croydon Gas Co., Purley Way, Croydon. Private address: 20, Spencer Road, South Croydon.
GROSE, Alfred Maurice. M.I.A.E. Private address: Silchar, 1, Seabrook Road, Milton, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset. Career: Reading Univ. One of the last 12 premium pupils with Maudslay, Sons & Field, Ltd., Marine and General Engrs., late of Lambeth, &c. Manager, The Motor Transport & Supply Co. of India, from Feb., 1902; Dominion Automobile Co. of Toronto and Montreal; Chief of Tech. Correspondence Dept., Associated Equipment Co., Ltd., and later head of Service Dept.; Material Supt., Bean Cars Ltd., &c. Received first motor driving licence issued in India. (Dec. 17, 1902). (See "Automobile Club Journal," Oct., 1906). Also active interest in aviation before the war. Granted provisional patent in connection with stabilization of aircraft. On search this was found to cover both Wrights' and Bleriots' patents.
GROSE, S. J. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.E.E., A.C.G.I. Partner, Reddie & Grose, 6 Breams Buildings, E.C.4. Age: 43. Career: City and Guilds Coll., 1912-14; after the War spent 5 years in Elect. Research Dept., R.A.E., Farnborough; 1924, Tech. Asst. for L. N. Reddie, Chartered Patent Agent; 1929, taken into partnership.
GROVE, Peter Fayle. M.A., M.I.E.E. Chief Elect. Engr., H. A. Brassert & Co., Ltd., Granite House, Cannon Street, London, E.0.4. Private address: 30, Greenhill Road, Otford, Nr. Sevenoaks, Kent. Age: 37. Career: Cambridge Univ., 1919-1922; English Elec. Co., Ltd., Stafford and Preston, 1922-1924; English Elec. Co., Ltd., 1924-1928 (London and Stafford) Asst. Engr., Heavy Industrial Machine Section; Kennedy & Donkin, 19281936 (London), Asst. Engr., N.W.E. and N.W., C.E.B. Scheme.
GROVER, Lieut. Col. C. A. M.I.E.E., R.E. (T.A.). Chief Tech. Asst., Contract Dept., W. T. Henleys Telegraph Works Co., Ltd., 11 Holborn Viaduct, London, E.0.1 Private Address: "Claremont, " Windmill Street, Gravesend.
GROVER, Frederick. M.Inst.C.E., M .Mech.E., M.I.P.E. (President, Yorks Section, 1937-39). Founder and Chairman, The Forgrove Machinery Co., Ltd., Dewsbury Road, Leeds. Private address: Simla, Breary Lane, Bramhope, near Leeds. Career: City of London School; Lecturer, Leeds Univ.; Inventor of Automatic Wrapping Machinery; Thomas Hawksley Gold Medallist, I.Mech.E. for original paper on wrapping machinery, 1936; patentee of numerous mech. devices. Special Commissioner for Govt. of India on Smoke Abatement, Calcutta. Books: Blue Book on Smoke Abatement in Calcutta, 1903; "Gas and Oil Engines," "Combustion of Fuel," "Coal and Acetylene Gas Explosions."
GROVE-WHITE, Lt. Comdr. Dermot. R.N., A.M.I.E.E., M.R.S.G.B. Officer-in-Charge, R.N. Wireless Stations, Singapore. Private Address: 5 Douro Terrace, St. Saviours, Jersey, C.I. Age: 33. Career: H.M. Signal Sch., Portsmouth; R.N. Coll., Greenwich; Squadron Wireless Asst., 2nd Battle Squadron; Flotilla Signal Officer, 6th Flotilla; H.M.S. "Centurion"; H.M. Signal Sch., Portsmouth. Interpreter in French and Spanish.
GRUBB, R. W. M.A. (Oxon), M.I.E.E. Boro' Elect. Engr., Dewsbury Corp., Bradford Road, Dewsbury. Private address: Dunollie, West Park Street, Dewsbury. Age: 62. Career: Pupil with the Elec. Construction Co., Wolverhampton; Service with Oxford Elec. Light Co., and British Continental Elec. Supply, San Remo, Italy; Shift Engr., Eastbourne Corp. Electy. Dept.; Chief Asst., Swindon Corp. Electy. and Tramway Undertaking.
GRUNDY, Eric. B.Sc. (Tech.), A.M.I.E.E., A.F.R.Ae.S. With Ferranti, Ltd., Hollinwood, Lancs.
GRUNDY, G. E. A.M.C.T., A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Charge Engr., County of London Elect. Supply Co., Power Station, Creeksmouth, Barking, Essex. Career: Bolton Tech. Sch.; Manchester Coll. of Tech.; Apprent., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd.; Control Engr. and Combustion Engr. with present firm.
GRUNDY, W. E. A.M.I.Mech.E. Consulting Mech. Engr. and Mill Architect. Private Address: 30 Harcourt Road, Blackburn. Born: 1872. Career: Blackburn Tech. Coll.; trained, James Thompson & Sons, Cotton Spinners, etc., Lairds, Engrs., Lancs. and Yorks. Rly. and Woods & Sons, Calico Printers, etc.; Works Manager, Clayton Goodfellow & Co., Ltd.; 1911-29, in private practice, specialising in design, equipment, and re-arrangement of Cotton Mills, Bleaching and Dye Works, etc., and complete installation of power plants etc.; 1920, appointed Consulting Engr. and Mill Architect to Economic Building Corp., London; 1929-31, Chief Engr. and Architect, Lancs. Cotton Corp.; 1931 to date private practice.
GUBBINS, John Bryan Murray. A.M.I.E.E. Asst. Commercial Manager, Central Electy. Board, Trafalgar Buildings, 1, Charing Cross, S.W.1. Private address: 64, Eaton Terrace, S.W.1. Age: 32. Career: Faraday House (Gold Medallist), Asst. Engr., Messrs. Kennedy & Donkin.
GUEST, Professor James J. M.A., M.I.Mech.E. Consulting Engr., Reports on and Developments of Inventions and Processes, Production and Corresponding Design, Vibration Problems, Investigation of Accidents, Failures, etc. Private Address: Furzedown, Knee Hill, Abbey Wood, London, S.E.2. Career: Marlborough Sch; Cambridge Univ. (Major Scholar., Trinity Coll. 5th Wrangler); 15 years practical eng. experience; late Professor of Mech. and Elect. Eng., Military Coll. of Science, War Office. Discoverer of Guests' Law on Combined Stresses. Author of "Grinding Machinery," etc.
GUILD, Alexander Eddie. B.Sc. (Eng.) (Aberdeen), Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., Assoc.M.Inst.W.E. Civil Eng. Asst., South Staffordshire Waterworks Co., 50, Sheepcote Street, Birmingham. Private address: 110, Broadway North, Walsall. Age: 28. Career: B.Sc. (Eng.) at Aberdeen Univ.; 2 years with Harry C. Ritchie, M.Inst.C.E., Consulting Engr. Resident Engr., Heanor U.D.C.; Resident Engr., Wernham and East Denbighshire Waterworks Co.
GULLAN, Archibald Gordon. Captain: Royal Engrs. Supplementary Reserves (R.A.F. Section), B.Sc. (Hons.), Civil Eng,r., Queen's Univ., B.Sc. (Eng.), Lond. 1st Class Hons., M.Sc., Queen's Univ., A.C.G.I., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.E.E. Civil Engr,, Air Ministry, Directorate of Works, R.A.F. Sealand, Queen's Ferry, Chester. Private address: 6, Mount Pleasant, Belfast. Age: 29. Career: Queen's Univ., Belfast, 192629; Imperial Coll., City & Guilds (Eng.) Coll., 1929-31. Junr. Asst. Engr., Belfast Water Commissioners, Silent Valley Reservoir; Senr. Asst. Engr., Lochaber Water Power Scheme; Balfour Beatty & Co., Ltd., 1931-34.
GUMERSALL, Gerald Joseph. B.Sc. (Eng.), M.Inst.C.E., M.I.E.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Struct.E., L.M.I. A.A., A.I.A.S. Special Construction Section, Architect's Dept., London County Council, County Hall, S.E.1. Private address: Kingsdown, Kingsdown Road, Epsom, Surrey. Age: 49 Career: Birmingham Univ., 1908-1912; Premium Pupil, Cleveland Bridge & Eng. Co., Ltd., Darlington, 1913-1915. Draughtsman Designer, Russell Motor Co., Ltd., Toronto, 1912-13; Draughtsman Designer, Sir Wm. Arrol & Co., Ltd., Glasgow, 1915-19; Asst. Engr., Distillers Co., Ltd., Menstrie, Scotland, 1919-22; Asst. Engr., Sparks & Partners, Cons. Engrs., London, 1922-25; Cons. Engr., 9, Victoria Street, Westminster, 1925-36; Director, Bennie Lifts, Ltd., 1932-36; Present appointment, 1936. Author of Tech. Contributions to Colliery Journal; Architectural Construction and Design; Inst.C.E. and Inst.Struct.E. Journals.
GUMMER, L. W. A.M.I.Mech.E. Director and Works Manager, Gummers Ltd., Engrs. and Valve Makers, Effingham Valve Works, Rotherham. Age: 43. Career: Rotherham Grammar Sch.; St. Cuthberts Coll., Worksop; Univ. of Sheffield (Diploma); Apprent., Park Gate Iron and Steel Co., Ltd.; Asst. Engr., Park Gate Iron and Steel Co.; War Service, 5th Battn. K.0.Y.L (T.F. ); Joined Gummers, Ltd., 1919.
GUNDRY, A. R. M.I.E.E., M.I.Mech.E. Engineer, J. Stone & Co., Deptford. Private Address: 72 Sandy Lane, Cheam, Sutton, Surrey. Age: 57. Late Chief Elect. Engr., Indian State Rlys.
GUNN, J. H. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Sub-Manager, Osram Lamp Dept., G.E.C. Ltd., Magnet House, Kingsway, W.C.2. Private Address: 56 Hillcrest Gardens, Hinchley Wood, Esher, Surrey. Age: 35. Career: Tonbridge Sch., 1916-19; Faraday House, 1919-23; various positions with G.E.C. Works, London and Australian subsidiary; present appointment,. 1935.
GUNS, W. G. A.M.I.E.E. Sales Engr. (Asst.), A. Reyrolle Co., Ltd., Hebburn-on-Tyne. Private Address: 39 Jesmond Road, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Age: 56. Career: 9f years Messrs. Holmes, Pupilage and D.O.; 2 years Clarke Chapman, as Asst. Engr.; 25 years Reyrolle.
GUPPY, A. W. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.Mech.E. Asst. Designer, Pump and Fan Design Dept., W. H. Allen Sons & Co., Ltd., Queens Eng. Works, Bedford. Private Address: Powerstock, Bromham, Beds. Age: 34. Career: Bedford School, 1914-21; Pupilage, W. H. Allen & Co., 1922-26; Asst. in Steam Turbine Design Dept., 1926-30.
GURNEY, Frank. A.M.I.E.E. Manager of Leeds Sub-Office, Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Permanent House, The Headrow, Leeds. Private address: 15, Alwoodley Lane, Moortown, Leeds. Training: Yorkshire Elec. Power Co., 7 years.
GURNEY, N. R. A.C.G.I., M.I. & S.I., A.M.I.E.E. Rolling Mill Engr., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester, 16. Age: 33. Career: St. Paul's Sch., London; City and Guilds; Training and appointments all held with Metropolitan-Vickers.
GUTHRIE, Major A. R.E., B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.E.E. M.I.Mech.E. Staff Officer, R.E., H.Q., Western Command, India. Private Address: c/o Lloyds Bank, R. Section, 6 Pall Mall, London, S.W.1. Age: 42. Career: R.M. Academy; Commissioned in R.E., 1917; France and Belgium; to India, 1919, service N.W. Frontier; 1919-22, Punjab Hydro-Elect. Dept., on design of Transmission system; 1922-24, Chatham and Cambridge Univ.; 1924-26, Elect. and Mech. Course under W.O.; 1926-33, Punjab Hydro-Elect. Dept., on-Nandi Scheme, Design, Construction, Tunnelling, etc.; returned to military duty, 1933.
GUTHRIE, A. G. B.A. (Eng.), A.M.I.Mech.E., M.Brit.Assoc. of Refrigeration. Manager, Land Refrigeration Dept., J. & E. Hall, Ltd., Dartford, Kent. Age: 53. Career: Sedbergh Sch.; Clare Coll., Cambridge; Apprent., J. & E. Hall, Ltd.; short period with Alfred Holt & Co.; 1911, joined staff, J. & E. Hall; 1916-19, War Service, Devon Fortress R.E.; special duty in connection with Refrigeration, Mesopotamia and Egypt.
GUTHRIE, W. B.Sc., A.M.I.E.E. Deputy Elect. Engr., Burgh of Falkirk Electy. Dept., Stirlingshire. Private Address: 6 Glen Gardens, Falkirk. Age: 35. Career: Dundee Tech. Coll; St. Andrew's Univ.; Training, Messrs Cooper & Greig, Dundee; Asst. Engr., Messrs. Kennedy & Donkin, Westminster.
GUTHRIE, W. J. M.I.N.A., M.I. Mech.E., M.I.Metals, M.I.E.S., M.N. E.O. Inst., F.R.S.A. Director of William Denny & Bros., Ltd., Engine Works, Dumbarton. Private address: Ardnagare, Helensburgh, Scotland. Career: Wallsend Slipway and Eng. Co.; Scotts Shipbuilding and Eng. Co.; General Manager, Hartlepool Engine Works.
GUY, Henry Lewis. F.R.S., M.I. Mech.E., M.Inst.C.E., M.Am.Soc. M.E., Wh.Ex. Chief Engr., Metropolitan-Vickers Elect. Co., Ltd., Mech. Dept., Trafford Park, Manchester. Director, Metropolitan-Vickers Export Co. Private address: Thornhill, Hale Road, Hale, Cheshire. Career: Pupilage, T. V. Rly. (under T. Hurry Riches). 1910, Tech. Staff of British Westinghouse Co., Ltd. Vice-President, I.Mech.E., Bayliss Prize, Inst.C.E.; Hawksley Medallist, I.Mech.E. Author of various papers contributed to the tech. institutions. Clubs: (Engrs. (Manchester), St. Stephens (London).
GUY, H. P. A.M.I.E.E. Dist. Supt. for Barnet, East Barnet, Totteridge, and Potters Bar, North Metropolitan Elect. Power Supply Co., Barnet, Herts. Private Address: "Hadley," Station Road, New Barnet, Herts. Age: 50. Career: Finsbury Tech. Coll.; Test Room at Ediswan, Ponders End; Drawing Office, London Elect. Supply Corp.; Power House, Aluminium Corp., Dolgarrog, N. Wales; since Jan., 1914, with N.M.E.P.S. Co. at their Tottenham, Edmonton and Barnet Undertaking. Hon. Sec., Finsbury Tech. Coll. Old Students' Assoc.
GUY, R. F. W. B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.Mech.E. Senior Draughtsman, Cochran & Co., Annan, Ltd., Annan, Scotland. Private Address: 2 Ladysmith Road, Eastriggs, Dumfriesshire. Age: 36. Career: Spalding Grammar Sch.; King's Coll., London; (Kitchener Scholar); Junior Appt., H.M. Fuel Research Station, Greenwich; Asst. to Works Manager, E. H. Bentall & Co., Maldon; Estimating and Design Engr., Clarkson Boiler Co.; London Section Leader, Marshall Sons & Co., Ltd., Gainsborough.
GUY, Sydney S. Chairman and Mg. Dir., Guy Motors, Ltd., Fallings Park, Wolverhampton. Private Address: Sauchieleigh, Albrighton, near Wolverhampton. Born 1884. Career: Birmingham Tech. Sch.; Apprent. Belliss & Morcom, Ltd.; With G.E.C. Ltd., Witton; Repair Mgr. Humber 1906-9; Works Mgr. Sunbeam, 1909-13. Founder & Mg. Dir. Guy Motors, Ltd. 1914. V.Pres. S.M.M.T.; Chairman Comcl. Vehicle Section, 1926 and 1927.
GWYNNE, Nevile Gwyn. C.B.E., M.I.N.A., M.I.Mech.E. Man. Dir., Gwynne's Pumps, Ltd., Hammersmith, London, W.6, and Dir., William Foster Co., Ltd., Lincoln. Private address: Deans, Piddinghoe, Sussex. Educ.: Lancing and Pembroke Coll., Cambridge (M.A.). Vice-President, Fed. of British Industries; Past-Chairman, S.B. Aircraft Constructors (Engine Section), Past President, British Engrs. Assoc.; Past-President, London Engrs. Employers Federation. Clubs: Carlton, Oxford and Cambridge.