Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,143 pages of information and 233,681 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

William Dixon Fisher

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

William Dixon Fisher (1865-1915)

1916 Obituary [1]

WILLIAM DIXON FISHER, born at Ayr on the 3rd April, 1865, died at Singapore on the 19th June, 1915.

Under Mr. John Strain, M. Inst. C.E., he was engaged on the preparation of plans for railways and other works in Scotland and Spain.

In 1889 he went out to the Straits Settlements and was employed on the survey and construction of railways in Perak, and later on road construction in Johore.

He was elected an Associate Member on the 7th April, 1891.

See Also


Sources of Information