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William Kerr

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Professor William Kerr

1886 Born in Coatbridge

1901 Apprentice at Murray and Paterson, Coatbridge

1906 Various positions held at Glasgow Royal Technical College

1913 Turbine designer at Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Co

1919 Lecturer at Royal Technical College

1924 Associate Professor of Mechanics and Mechanical Engineering, Royal Technical College

1924 Associate Member of Inst of Mech Eng

1959 Died

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