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1889 Apprentice with Allchin, Linnell and Co of Northampton, general engineers
1891 On insolvency of his employers, transferred indentures to Messrs Grose Norman and Co, Reliance Works, Northampton
1894 draughtsman at Messrs Duke and Ockenden
1895 Resigned post and moved to Gold Coast carrying out water investigations
1896 Assistant engineer on Staines water schemes of London water supply
1896 Returned to Duke and Ockenden, waterworks engineers of Littlehampton
1898 Appointed water engineer with European Petroleum Co
1900 Chief Engineer and manager, Baku
1902 Joined I Mech E; engineer with European Petroleum Co, Baku, South Russia
1904 Left Russia; started work as consulting engineer in London, in partnership with Mr Campbell and Mr Hunter, specialising in petroleum engineering; published "The Oilfields of Russia and the Russian Petroleum Industry".
1930 Living in Sevenoaks
1968 Died in Kensington
1910 Proposal for membership of I Mech E