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Charles Atherton Atchley (c1881-1966)
1910 The partnership was dissolved by mutual consent; G. Harland Bowden would continue the business in London; Anderson and Atchley would continue the business in partnership in Manchester and Glasgow as Harland Engineering Co
of the Harland Engineering Co
1930 The 1914 patent had been assigned to Harland Engineering; application to extend it by 5 years
"We regret to record that Mr. C. A. Atchley, O.B.E., honorary president and formerly managing director of The Harland Engineering Company Ltd., died in Reading on June 18. He was eight-five years of age. Mr. Atchley was one of three engineers who formed the partnership in 1903 from which The Harland Engineering Company developed. He received the O.B.E. for his work with the Ministry of Munitions in the First World War."