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Ernest Talbot, M.I.A.E., A.M.I.M.E.
1879 Born Norton Woodseats, nr. Sheffield
Educated at Wesley College; Sheffield University
1902 Pollock Engineering Co., Ashton-Under-Lyne
1903 Autocar Construction Co., Openshaw, Manchester
Manager, Mansfield Engineering Co., Mansfield
1905-09 Chief designer Adams Manufacturing Co., Bedford
1910 consulting engineer, New York City, U.S.A.
1911-22 Managing Director of James, Talbot and Davidson
1916 of James Talbot & Davidson, Ltd., Horn Hill, Lowestoft.
Patented design of Zephyr pistons (see advert)
1922 Founder and Director of Zephyr Pistons, Ltd.