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British Industrial History

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Hugh Laing

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1871 Born son of James Laing, at Sunderland.

1891 Entered Trinity College, Cambridge.

1894 Graduated

Became a Shipbuilder in the family business of Sir James Laing and Sons

1900 2nd Lieut., 1st Durham Vol. Regt.

Awarded O.B.E.

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