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Edward Lewis Attwood (1871- )
1922 O.B.E., M.I.N.A., Naval Architect, Chief Constructor Admiralty; b. 1871; s. of William Attwood. Ed. George Green's Sch., Poplar, and Royal Naval Coll., Greenwich. Training: Thames Ironworks. Member R.C.N.C. Career: Instructor in Naval Architecture Royal Naval Coll.; Resident Overseer of H.M.S. Hercules and Queen Mary; superintended construction of H.M.S. Repulse, Renown and Hood. Tech. Publications: "Theoretical Naval Architecture," "Warships," "The Modern Warship," "Laying off or the Geometry of Shipbuilding."