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George Barnhill Burnside

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George Barnhill Burnside (1884- )

1922 F.R.S.E., M.I. Mech.E., M.I.E.S., Cons. Mech. Engr., 104, Beechwood Drive, Broomhill, Glasgow; and Admiralty Station, Shandon, Dumbartonshire. Partner, Messrs. Burnside and Co., Engrs., Glasgow. b. 1884. Ed. Paisley Tech. Coll. Training: Lord Blythswood's Experimental Eng. and Physical Laboratories, Blythswood, Renfrew; Mech. Asst., Prof. Soddy, F.R.S., Glasgow University; Asst. to Prof. A. Grey, F.R.S., Natural Philosophy Department, Glasgow University; Technical Assistant to Inspector of Lighting, Corporation of Glasgow. Papers relating to Engineering and Physical subjects before the Royal Society of London, the Royal Society of Edinburgh, and to other scientific and engineering societies and journals, also many published patent specifications on Mechanical and Electrical devices. War Services.— Engaged by Admiralty on experimental work for Anti-Submarine Department.

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