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William George Winterburn

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William George Winterburn (1862- )

1922 M.I.N.A., M.I.Mar.E., Cons. Engr.; b. 1862; s. of F. R. Winterburn, Whitby. Ed. Private Sch., Whitby. Training: Leith Nautical Academy. Distinctions: Gold Medal, Hong-Kong. Several Silver Medals and Diplomas. App. Blair and Co., Ltd., Stockton-on-Tees; Extra First Class Engr., B.O.T. Certificate; Surveyor for Bureau Veritas; also for British Corporation Registry of Shipping and its affiliated Socs., American, Italian, and Japanese; formerly General Manager, George Fenwick and Co., Ltd., Engrs. and Shipbuilders, Hong-Kong; recently represented French Government in construction of 4o Wooden Steamers in British Columbia; Vice-Pres. Inst. of Mar. Engrs.; Member of Assoc. of Prof. Engrs. of British Columbia. Club: Pacific. Address: Victoria, B.C.

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