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Hubert Musgrove Norman

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Hubert Musgrove Norman (c1859- ), Telegraph Engineer

c1859 Born the son of John Musgrove Norman

Assisted his father in the maintenance of the Furness Line telegraph[1]

Apprenticed with John Elder and Co

1881 Joined his father in a partnership in electric telegraph engineering and electric lighting.[2]

1871 Living at Spring House, Corney, Cumberland: John Musgrove Norman (age 34 born Colchester), Telegraph Engineer. With his son Hubert Musgrove Norman (age 12 born Belgravia, Mddx.). Also his brother Arthur Harry Norman (age 21 born Colchester), Telegraph Engineer.[3]

1882 Associate of the Society of Telegraph Engineers and Electricians

1887 of Messrs Norman and Son, 77 Waterloo Place, Glasgow

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Sources of Information

  1. Electrical engineer membership form
  2. Preston Chronicle - Saturday 09 July 1881
  3. 1871 Census