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 163,355 pages of information and 245,904 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.

Ralph Ricardo (1884-1945)

From Graces Guide

1884 Born in Australia, son of Percy Ralph Ricardo, a brother of Halsey Ralph Ricardo

1901 Studying at Repton School[1]

1902 Worked with his cousin, Harry Ralph Ricardo, on the Dolphin engine.[2]

1908 One of the founders of the Two-Stroke Engine Co

1909 An engineer, living in Shoreham, married Doris Colborne Baber in Brighton[3]

1919 A manager, left Liverpool for India[4]

1921 An engineer, joined a Lodge in Bombay[5]

1929 Ralph, an engineer, and Doris arrived in London, presumably from Bombay[6]

1930 Last known residence: Bombay; travelled to New York, via Liverpool[7]

1939 Ralph Ricardo, civil and mechanical engineer retired, lived in Hailsham with Doris C Ricardo[8]

1945 Died in East Hoathly[9]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1901 census
  2. [1] Nedias newsletter #85
  3. Parish register
  4. Outward passengers
  5. Freemason Membership Registers
  6. Arriving passengers
  7. Arriving passengers
  8. 1939 register
  9. National probate calendar