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William Beedie Esson M.Inst.C.E., M.I. E.E., P.Pres.S.E.,
1858 Born son of Charles Esson.
Draughtsman in the Mech. Eng. Dept., Thames Ironworks and Shipbuilding Co., Blackwall
Chief Electrician of Paterson and Cooper, later becoming Manager
Managed the Gulcher Electric Light and Power Co
1905/6 Pres. of the Civil and Mech. Engrs. Soc.
Johnson and Phillips, Chief Engr. and Manager of the Electric Lighting and Transmission of Power Departments
Member of Council, Inst. of Elec. Engrs.
1922 Cons. Elec. and Mech. Engr.