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John Duncan Campbell Couper (1876- )
1922 C.B.E., M.A.(Cantab. ), M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Mech.E., Cons. Engr.; Partner in firm of Couper and Wickham; b. 1876; s. of John Couper, M.D., F.R.C.S. Ed. Winchester College and Trinity College, Cambridge. Training: Cambridge University. Major Sch., Trinity College, Cambridge, 1897; 1st Class Mech. Sciences Tripos, 1897. Articled to the late Sir John Wolfe Barry, K.C.B., F.R.S.; Asst. Engr., New Dock Works, Grangemouth, N.B., 1900; Res. Engr., Kensington and Hammersmith Section, G.N., Piccadilly and Brompton Railway., 1904; Res. Engr., New Dock Works, Newport, Mon., 1905; Engr. to Alexandra (Newport and S. Wales), Docks and Railway. Co., 1914; Deputy Dir. of Docks (Eng.), B.E.F., France (Col. R.E.), 1917; Dir. of Docks, B.E.F., France, 1919. Club: United University. Address: 6 and 7, 'Cowley Street, Westminster, S.W.I.