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1867 Born in Wigan, son of Thomas Melling
1889 Chief draughtsman Worsley Mesnes Ironworks
1894 Works manager
1900 General manager
1910 General manager and Managing Director H. and T. Danks Dudley
1918 Managing director H. and T. Danks (Netherton) Ltd. Became a member of the Inst of Mech Engineers.
1920 Died in Wigan