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Herbert Warington-Smyth (1867- )
1922 C.M.G., M.A., LL.M., F.G.S., F.R.G.S., M.I.M.M., Secretary for Mines and Industries, Union of S. Af.; b. 1867; s. of Sir W. Warington-Smyth, F.R.S. Ed. Westminster and Trinity Coll., Cambridge. Training: Cambridge and Cornwall. Murchison Grant of R.G.S. for journeys in Siam. Career: Secretary to Department of Mines and Geology, Siam; Director-General of Mines and Geological Survey, Siam; Secretary for Mines, Transvaal; Member of Executive and Legislative Councils, Transvaal, 1906; Secretary for Mines, Union of S. Af., and Commissioner of Mines for Natal. Clubs: Athenaeum (London ), Rand (Pretoria ), and Civil '21 Service (Cape Town ). Address: Department of Mines and Industries, Cape Town and Pretoria.