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William Morris Mordey

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William Morris Mordey (c1856-1938) of Mordey and Dawbarn. Electrical engineer.

of the Brush Electrical Engineering Co

1902 Patented the Mordey-Fricker electricity meter with G. C. Fricker which was demonstrated at the Royal Society[1]

1938 Obituary [2]

"...Mr. W. M. Mordey, at the age of eighty-two, removes from the electrical profession a man whose work in the early days of electricity supply scarcely seems to have received in recent times the recognition it deserves. Few of the younger generation of electrical engineers to appreciate......"

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