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1815 Born in Dumbarton, son of Alexander Waddell
For many years was chief engineer of several of the Cunard Mail Line of Steam Ships
1853 of 41 Wesley Street, Liverpool, an engineer
1856 Published a paper on his method of packing the slide valves of marine engines
1881 Robert Waddell 65, retired marine engineer, lived in Kirkdale with Isabella G. Waddell 57
1890 Died in Southport