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 148,470 pages of information and 233,895 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

A. E. Higgs

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

A. E. Higgs ( -1964)

1964 Obituary [1]

Mr A. E. Higgs (Member), a former Chairman of the Western Branch, died on the 13th January, 1964.

Mr Higgs joined the National Smelting Corporation in 1917 and was appointed Chief Engineer of the Company's branches at Avonmouth, Swansea, Seaton Carew, Bloxwich and Newport in 1923.

He worked for some time in Australia and later became Technical Manager of the Sulphide Corporation Division of the Broken Hill Corporation Ltd.

Mr Higgs became an Associate Member of this Institution in 1928 and a Member in 1934.

See Also


Sources of Information