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Royal Institution of Naval Architects

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The Royal Institution of Naval Architects was founded in Britain in 1860 as the Institute of Naval Architects

By 1872 the name of the institute was the Institution of Naval Architects

The Royal Institution of Naval Architects was incorporated by Royal Charter in 1910 and 1960.

1927 Alan Ian Percy (8th Duke of Northumberland) - Elected president in 1927. Vice presidents elected were: Sir Henry Oram, Sir Charles Algernon Parsons, Sir Alexander Gracie,, Mr James Foster King, Sir Thomas Bell, Sir George G. Goodwin, Mr Andrew Laing, Sir Eustace T. D'Eyncourt, Mr W. H. Whiting, Mr Albert Edward Seaton, Sir Westcott G. Abell, Mr W. J. Luke, Lord Weir, Sir W. J. Berry, Mr James Brown and Mr Summers Hunter.[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1927/04/08