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George Wilkinson (of Harrogate)

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Electrical engineer, of Beech Mount, Harrogate

1902 the Harrogate Corporation, acting under the advice of their electrical engineer, Mr. George Wilkinson, I. Mech. E., installed a 35 brake horse-power Diesel oil engine which was then subjected to tests and measurements[1]

1907 Invented a feed-water heater which "he put on the market"[2]

1908 George Wilkinson of Beech Mount, Harrogate issued a catalogue of his design of feed heaters[3]

1908 Catalogue re his steam heater

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1902/08/22
  2. The Engineer 1907/08/23
  3. The Engineer 1908/02/07