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Denis Ripley Broadbent (1878- )
1922 A.M.I.E.E., Assoc.M.I.Min.E., A.M.I.Mar.E., F.I.D., F.R.S.A., Railway and Electrical Engineer, 63, St. James' Street, S.W.I. T. A.: "Broadbent, Aquilae, ondon." T. N.: Regent 4024. b. 1878. Professional Training: With Andrew Handyside and Co., Derby; the 6: G.W.R. Works, Swindon; Engineering Section, King's College, London. Professional Career: Had own Electrical Works at Fulham with Office in Walbrook. Chief Works: Invented high tension main electric switch. Director of Public Companies. Member of Royal Societies Club.