Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Ernest Russell Woakes

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Ernest Russell Woakes (1864- )

1922 A.R.S.M., Vice-Pres. Inst.M.M., M.Amer.I.M.M.E., Cony. Min. Engr. to John Taylor and Sons, London; b. 1864; s. of late Edward Woakes, M.D., London. Ed. University Coll. Sch., London. Training: Royal School of Mines. Assoc.R.S.M., 1st: Class Min., 1882-85. Asst. to Manager, Tolima Min. Co.; Rep. of Colombia, S.A., 1886-91; Manager, Darien Gold-Mining Co., ditto, 1892-99; Duncan Mines, Ltd., Queen Bess Prop. Co., Highland; (Kootenay, B.C. ) Min. Co., British Columbia, 18991902; Linares, Alamillos and Fortuna Lead Mines, Spain, 1902-10; Spanish Diploma, "Ingeniero de Minas," 1904; with John Taylor and Sons, 1910 to date; visited and reported on Gold, Silver, Copper, Lead, Wolfram, Molybdenum, etc., Mines in most parts of the world; employed by Govt. R.E.S.D. during War in connection with_ Molybdenu in Norway. Publ.: Transactions of Amer. Inst. M. and M.E., and the Inst. of Min. and Metallurgy. Clubs: R.A.C., Min. and Metallurgical. Address: 6, Queen Street, Place, E.C.

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