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George William Barr (1882- )
1922 M.I.N.A., Naval Arch. to Alfred Holt and Co., Liverpool; b. 1882. Ed. Higher Grade Sch., Jarrow-on-Tyne. Training: Armstrong Coll., Newcastle-on-Tyne. Distinction: Hons. in Nay. Arch., etc. App. R. Stephenson and Co., Ltd., Hebburn-on-Tyne; joined Alfred Holt and Co., Liverpool, 1904; was their Supt. in Hong Kong, 1906-1909; and Asst. N.A., 1910-1 8. Address: India Buildings, Water Street, Liverpool. T. A.: " Odyssey, Liverpool.