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Colonel Harold Whiteman Woodall.
1872 Born in London, son of Corbet Woodall
1891-1893 Pupil at Bryan Donkin and Clench (sic), constructing gas works
1894 Assistant engineer Westminster Electric Light Co
1895 Assistant construction engineer at Bankside Works for City of London Electric Supply Co
1895 Associate of the Inst of Electrical Engineers
1896 Shift manager at electricity works of Hampstead Vestry
1897 Assistant distribution engineer at Gas Light and Coke Co
1898 Engineer to Corbet Woodall for construction of gas holder at Brussels
1900 engineer and general manager of Bournemouth Gas and Water Co
1901 Married Elizabeth Nora McLean
1907 Joined Inst Civil Engineers
WWI Major in the Dorset Regiment; Lieut-Colonel in the King's Liverpool Regiment.
1921 Founding partner in Sir Charles Bright and Partners
1951 Died in Dorchester