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Ernest Sherrat (1904-2003) M.I.Mech.E.
1904 Born in Sandbach.
Educ: Sandbach Modern Secondary School; Crewe Technical College; Manchester College of Technology.
1919 Joined Fodens, Ltd. Worked in workshops until 1926
1926 entered drawing office
1927 Graduate I Mech E
1933 Moved to E.R.F., Ltd. as designer, and then chief designer.
1935 Associate member I Mech E
1947 Member I Mech E
1954 Technical Director, E.R.F., Ltd.
2003 Died in South Cheshire