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James McGeorge

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James McGeorge (c1866-1927)

1929 Obituary [1]

JAMES MCGEORGE, who was educated at King's College, London, served his apprenticeship in the locomotive works at Brighton under William Stroudley.

In 1889 he entered the service of the Bombay Burmah Trading Corporation and was engaged in the reconstruction and maintenance of their teak saw-mills at Rangoon.

Later he held the position of manager at their business in Moulmein.

His death occurred in London on the 27th December 1927, at the age of 63.

He had been an Associate Member of the Institution since 1894.

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