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Robert Martill Wilson (1878- )
1922 A.M.I.E.E., M.I. and S.I., Asst. Chief Engr., The Ebbw Vale Steel, Iron and Coal Co., Ltd.; b. 1878; s. of the late Engr.-Commander R. J. Wilson, R.N. Ed. Glasgow High Sch. Training: Glasgow and West of Scotland Tech. Coll. App. with Drysdale and Co., Ltd.; and Harvie and Co., Ltd., Glasgow; 4 years Chief Asst. Engr. to T. Crichton Fulton, Cons. Engr., Glasgow; 5 years Manager for James Kilpatrick and Son, Engrs. and Contractors, Paisley, N.B.; 4 years Partner in Fyfe, Wilson and Co., Engrs., Glasgow and London; Chief Asst. Generating Engr., Yorkshire Electric Power Co., Dewsbury; Power Station Engr. and Chief Asst. Engr., The Ebbw Vale Steel, Iron and Coal Co., Ltd.; supervised erection of large modern Blast Furnaces and Steel Making Plants; also E.H.T. Scheme, linking up The E.V. Co.'s Works and Collieries. Club: Pen-y-Cae, Ebbw Vale, Mon. Address: " The Nook," Ebbw Vale, Mon.