Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 133,439 pages of information and 211,690 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Edward Ewing Matheson

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

1871 Born in Hampstead, son of Ewing Matheson

1881 Antonette Matheson 34, lived in Hampstead with Margaret Matheson 12, Edward Matheson 9, Alexander Matheson 8, Greville Matheson 6, Antonette Matheson 4, Mary E. Matheson[1]

Educated at St Paul's School

1887-8 at Farnley Iron Works as an improver

1888-9 Engineering course at Yorkshire College

1888 With Andrew Handyside and Co

1889 Working at Le Roi, of Rouen

1889-91 Hunslet Engine Works

1893 Student member of the Institution of Civil Engineers; worked on the construction of the Lancashire, Derbyshire and East Coast Railway at Tuxford, Notts[2]

1894-5 With Matheson and Grant, of 13 Walbrook, London EC

1895 Worked on the construction of the Lancashire, Derbyshire and East Coast Railway under G. C. K. Brown

1896 Associate of Inst C E[3]

1901 Iron works manager, boarded in Derby[4]


See Also

Loading...

Sources of Information

  1. 1881 census
  2. Civil Engineer Lists
  3. Civil Engineer Records
  4. 1901 census