Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 144,325 pages of information and 230,176 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
Ben Albert Rhodes (1874-1909)
1910 Obituary 
BEN ALBERT RHODES, born on the 11th September, 1874, met with his death on the 26th November, 1909, as the result of an accident at the Hoyland Colliery, South Yorkshire, of which he had been Manager for some 3 years.
Previously he was assistant manager at other collieries in Yorkshire under Messrs. J. and P. Higson, of Manchester, for whom he was also engaged on surveys in connection with the Lancashire and Yorkshire and Great Central Railways, as well as on a mineral survey in China.
Mr. Rhodes was elected an Associate Member of The Institution on the 4th December, 1900.