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Edmund Lucas Cooper (1870- )
1922 M.I.Mech.E., M.I.E.E., Chief Engr., English Sewing Cotton Co. Ltd., Manchester; b. 1870; s. of Henry M. Cooper late Secretary, Lancashire and Yorkshire Insurance Co. Ed. Kingley and Manchester. Training: Horwich and Manchester Tech. Sch. Distinction: Queen's Prizeman in five sc. subjects. Pupil at the Horwich Works, L. and Y. Railway.; after drawing office experiences at several works, became Works Manager for Tubes Ltd., Birmingham; Universal Engineering Co., Ltd., Chesterfield; Andrew Barclay, Sons and Co., Ltd., Kilmarnock; held the position as Chief Engr. for J. and P. Coats, Ltd., Paisley, for 9i years, and present position for the past 3i years. Address: Gower House, Church Road, Urmston, Manchester.