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Nicholas George Gedye (1874-1947)
1947 Obituary 
"...Nicholas Gedye was born at Bristol in 1874, and was educated at Bristol Grammar School and at the University of Birmingham. The early years of his civil engineering career were spent with the late [W. T. Douglas|Mr. W. T. Douglas]], whose assistant he became in 1896, and with whom he was engaged principally on the design and construction of lighthouse apparatus for the Colonies and other overseas countries..." [more]
1947 Obituary