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Sydney Francis Staples

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Sydney Francis Staples (1866- ) of Standfield and Clark

1901 Article 'Floating Graving Docks' [1]

1992 Naval Architect (Floating Docks), ii, Victoria Street, S.W.I. T. A.: "Standfield, Vic, London." T. N.: Victoria 3579. b. 1866. Ed. Clifton College and Royal Indian Engineering College, Coopers Hill. Articled to James Mansergh. Now Partner in firm of Clark and Standfield. Chief Works: Responsible for design and construction of eighty-one floating docks for naval and mercantile vessels of all sizes. Member .of the Junior Carlton Club. War Services.—Surrey Munitions Committee; Director of Reinforced Concrete Construction, Admiralty.

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  1. Fielden’s Magazine Vol 7