Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 150,650 pages of information and 235,200 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

John Owen Girdlestone

From Graces Guide

John Owen Girdlestone (c1861-1937) of the Westminster Engineering Co

J. O. Girdlestone and F. V. Andersen designed the 'AGIR' electric motor. [1]

1911 Living at 37 Warwick Road, Ealing: John Owen Girdlestone (age 50 born Gloucester), Electrical Engineer - Employer. With his wife Kate Girdlestone (age 41 born Maidstone) and their son Horace Girdlestone (age 23 born Westminster), Electrical Engineer - GWR. One servant.[2]

1937 February 17th. Died in London. Of 24 Woodgrange avenue, Ealing. Probate to Richard Owen Girdlestone, electrical engineer, and Reginald Crullenson, LCC Official.

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Sources of Information

  1. 'Dynamo-Electric Machinery' by Sylvanus P. Thompson. Spon, 1892
  2. 1911 Census