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 150,661 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.

Robert Gordon Sutherland

From Graces Guide

Robert Gordon Sutherland (1908-2004), managing director of Aston Martin

1908 January 10th. Born in Thurso House, Newcastle upon Tyne. Of a ship-owning family.

Educated at Malvern College

1931-2 With Alvis Car and Engineering Co., Ltd.

1932-47 Aston Martin Ltd.

1939 Robert G Sutherland, managing director, Aston Martin, aircraft components (manufacturer), lived in Eton with Helen W Sutherland, ..., David W Sutherland[1]

1959 Chairman and Managing Director, E. D. Abbott since 1949

2004 December 2nd. Died in Berwick upon Tweed[2]

2005 Obituary.[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1939 register
  2. BMD
  3. Brooklands Society Gazette Vol 30. No 1. 2005