Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 163,436 pages of information and 245,908 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Edward Thomas Mellor

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Edward Thomas Mellor (1868- )

1922 D.Sc., F.G.S., M.Inst.M.M., F.R.S. (S.A.), P.-Pres. Geol. S. (S.A.), Cons. Geologist, Central Min. and Investment Corporation and Rand Mines, Ltd.; b. 1868; s. of George E. Mellor. Ed. Grammar School, Manchester. Training: Victoria University. Dalton Prizeman. Prof. of Geology, University College, Southampton; Asst. Director, Geological Survey, Union of S. Af., 1902-6; Cons. Geologist to the Central Min., Rand Mines Group, 1916; carried out the detailed mapping of the Witwatersrand Gold Fields, the Witbank-Middelburg Coal Field, the Waterberg Tin Fields, and various other districts in the Transvaal for the. Union Geological Survey; directed extensive boring and other exploratory work in various min. fields in S. Af. Publ.: " The Geology of the Transvaal Coal Measures," and " Waterberg Tin Fields," " The Rand Conglomerates," Trans. I.M.M., 1916 (awarded Consolidated Gold Fields Premium) " Geological Map of the Witwatersrand Gold Field." Numerous other Geological Survey Reports and. Scientific Papers in the Transactions Geological Socs. of London, S. Af., etc. Club: Rand, Johannesburg.. Address: c/o Central Min. and Investment Corporation, Johannesburg.

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