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James Massie (1839-1911)
1911 Obituary 
JAMES MASSIE, former Burgh Engineer of Edinburgh, died in that city on the 8th March, 1911, aged 72. He served the public authorities with signal ability for a period of 35 years, succeeding, in 1901, to the position of Burgh Engineer, with which were combined the offices of Master of Works and Tramway Engineer.
Mr. Massie was elected a Member of The Institution on the 5th March, 1907.