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William Wright Marriner (1868-1941)
1922 B.Sc., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., M.I.N.A., M.I.M. and M M.I.E. and S. Scot., Director, Yarrow and Co., Ltd., Glasgow; b. 1868; s. of Rev. J. S. Marriner, D.D., LL.D. Ed. Bradford Grammar School Training: Yorkshire College, Leeds University. Selected by Sir Alfred Yarrow, on the recommendation of Prof. A. Barr; has been with the firm since 1897. Paper before Inst. of Naval Archs. on " Influence of Depth of Water on Speed." Address: c /o Yarrow and Co., Ltd., Glasgow.
1941 Obituary 
...of Yarrow and Co...