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Richard Pilkington, Junior

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A mechanical engineer, 1830-1894

Second son of William Pilkington

He spent some time with his father's firm, Pilkington Brothers

1851 of Wolsingham, near Darlington (is this the same person? the only Pilkington who was a member of IMechE in 1864)

1854 Engineer of St. Helens, Lancashire, became a member of the IMechE

Later moved to London

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