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John Darlington (2)

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Agent for the Engine and Boiler Insurance Co., Manchester; of 3 Marlborough Gardens, Ealing, London, W.(1896)

1843 Born[1]

1856 Apprenticed at Thomas Dunn and Co, Manchester

1862 LNWR Crewe Works

1865-7 Supervised works in Russia for Count A. B. St. Clair including corn mills, oil mills and a short railway

1868-70 In charge of locomotive and permanent way for Colne Valley Railway

1874-6 Manager of Midland Wagon Co's South Wales works

1876-9 Manager and traveller for Baxendale and Heald of Chorley

1879- Agent for Engine and Boiler Insurance Co (testified by Maurice Belsham).

1893 Associate of Inst of Mech Engineers

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Sources of Information

  1. Mechanical Engineer records