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(New page: Thomas Bain was born in 1888, and received his technical education at New Zealand University following Matriculation in 1904. He was apprenticed with Andersons, Lyttelton, and subsequent...)
 
 
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Thomas Bain (1888-1939)
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''' 1939/40 Obituary <ref>[[1939/40 Institution of Automobile Engineers: Obituaries‎]]</ref>
Thomas Bain was born in 1888, and received his technical education at New Zealand University following Matriculation in 1904.  
Thomas Bain was born in 1888, and received his technical education at New Zealand University following Matriculation in 1904.  


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In 1921 he was appointed Assistant Workshop Superintendent of Christchurch Tramways Board, and in 1928 became Works Manager, which position he held up to the time of his death in November, 1939, at the age of 51.
In 1921 he was appointed Assistant Workshop Superintendent of Christchurch Tramways Board, and in 1928 became Works Manager, which position he held up to the time of his death in November, 1939, at the age of 51.


He was elected an Associate Member of the [[Institution of Automobile Engineers]] in 1938.
He was elected an Associate Member of the Institution of Automobile Engineers in 1938.
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== See Also ==
== See Also ==
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== Sources of Information ==
== Sources of Information ==
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* Proceedings of the [[Institution of Automobile Engineers]] Vol 33. 1939-40


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[[Category: Automotive Pioneer]]
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[[Category: Births 1880-1889]]
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[[Category: Institution of Automobile Engineers]]

Latest revision as of 10:03, 19 May 2015

Thomas Bain (1888-1939)


1939/40 Obituary [1]

Thomas Bain was born in 1888, and received his technical education at New Zealand University following Matriculation in 1904.

He was apprenticed with Andersons, Lyttelton, and subsequently remained with the firm as Leading Hand.

In 1921 he was appointed Assistant Workshop Superintendent of Christchurch Tramways Board, and in 1928 became Works Manager, which position he held up to the time of his death in November, 1939, at the age of 51.

He was elected an Associate Member of the Institution of Automobile Engineers in 1938.


See Also

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