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Percy Bosworth Smith

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Percy Bosworth Smith (1862- )

1922 A.R.S.M., F.G.S., M.Inst.M.M., M.Amer.I.Min.E., etc., Geologist and Min. Engr.; b. 1862. Ed. Chatham House, Ramsgate, Kent. Training: R.S.M., London. Bessemer Medallist. Career: Mineralogist to Government of Madras, 1885-89; Manager, Tank Mine on Kolar Gold Field, and many other mines in India; Supt., Kolar Gold Field Prospecting Dept.; Cons. Engr. and Geologist in India and Burma to John Taylor and Sons, London. Pub/.: " The Kolar Gold Field and its Southern Extension " (Government Press, Madras). Clubs: Authors', London; Madras Club, Madras. Address: Oorgaum, P.O., South India; Henry S. King and Co., London. T. A.: "Basrelief, Oorgaum."

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