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 148,100 pages of information and 233,633 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Ernest Danvers

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

Ernest Danvers (1863-1915)

1916 Obituary [1]

ERNEST DANVERS died on the 2nd July, 1915, at the age of 51.

He was born in Paddington, London, in 1863 and went to Argentina in 1888.

In 1890 he became Secretary to Mr. P. Clarke in the Engineers' Department of the Buenos Aires and Rosario Railway.

From 1892 until his death he was connected with the Review of the River Plate, for the last 15 years being editor, director, and part-proprietor of that Journal. He also devoted considerable attention to engineering and for many years was electrical adviser to several fire insurance companies in Buenos Aires.

He was elected an Associate of the Institution in 1885, and a Member in 1888, and he served as Honorary Local Secretary and Treasurer for Argentina from 1900 until his death.

See Also


Sources of Information