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Joseph Newton

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of 30 Eastbourne Terrace, Paddington

c.1820 Born

1857 Joined the London Association of Foremen Engineers

1859 became President of the Association

1862 Published details of his apparatus for ventilation and heating

1865 Chairman of the London Association of Foremen Engineers; of the Royal Mint

1874 President of the London Association of Foremen Engineers and Draughtsmen

c.1891 Applied to the Association for a superannuation allowance but it was refused so he wrote to The Engineer to publicise his need, being in poor health

1892 Died in Paddington, age 73[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. BMD
  • The Engineer 1891/08/21