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David William Herbert (1856- )
1922 M.Inst.C.E., Civil Engineer (Indian Public Works Department), retired, c/o Grindlay and Co., 54, Parliament Street, S.W.; b. 1856; s. of the late Rev. J. B. Herbert, Rector of Cilrhedyn, Pem. Ed. Royal Indian Engineering College, Coopers Hill, 1876-9; Chatham Docks and Central Station, Manchester, i880. Thirty-two years' service in the Indian Public Works Department, Bombay Presidency Irrigation, Roads and Buildings; Under Secretary, Bombay Government; Sanitary Engineer to the Bombay Government; Superintending Engineer, Indus Right Bank Division. Retired on September 4, 1911.