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John Paterson (1845-1901)
1902 Obituary 
. . . . In 1865 he was appointed, after examination, an Assistant Engineer in the Public Works Department of the Government of India. He officiated as Executive Engineer from October, 1872, and practically from that date held independent charge till 1876, when he was promoted to the rank of Executive Engineer. . . . [more]