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1881 Born in Helensburgh
Apprenticed at John Brown and Co
1905 Joined Argyll Motors in charge of the experimental department
1911 Joined Clement-Talbot
Designed a car for Coventry Premier but it did not go in to production
1911 Living at 33 Church Road, Moseley (age 30 born Helensburgh), an Automobile Engineer. With his wife Walburga Mary (age 22 born Birmingham) and their daughter Claudia Monti (age 1 born Birmingham). One servant. 
1913 Article on the designer of the first car to accomplish 100mph.
1919 Moved to Arrol-Johnston
1935 Died aged 55 and buried at Forest Road Cemetery, Nairobi