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Henry Francis Collins (1866- )
1922 A.R.S.M., Assoc. M.Inst.C.E., M.Inst.M.M. (Member of Council), Consulting Mining and Metallurgical Engineer, 66, Finsbury Pavement, London, E.C.2. T. A.: "Provecho, London." T. N.: London Wall 2778. b. 1866. Training: Royal School of Mines, London. Formerly with the Rio Tinto Co. in Spain (1884-8), then managing mines in Hungary, Mexico, Australia and Spain. From 1902-5 General Manager of Mining Department of Brunner, Mond and Co., Ltd. From 1906-16 inclusive, General Manager of Copper and Pyrites Mines in Spain. Nov Consulting Engineer to the Huelva Copper and Sulphur Mines, Ltd., and other companies, and in general consulting practice. Publications: Author of the "Metallurgy of Lead " and the " Metallurgy of Silver " in Griffin's Series of Metallurgical Treatises, also of a large number of professional papers published in the Transactions of the Institution of Civil Engineers, the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy and other Societies. Club: Royal Societies. War Services.—In 1917 District Engineer, and from February, 1918, to March, 1919, Chief Engineer of the Mineral Resources Department of the Ministry of Munitions.