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BAILEY, Alfred John Col.

Forenames: Alfred John

Last name: BAILEY

Titles and Honours: Col.

Date of birth: 1867-01-01

Date of death: 1940-08-18

Date of Election: 1930-12-09

Honorary Member? No

Obituaries: vol.84 1939-41 P pxi

Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? No


Place of Residence:


Governing Director of Sir W.H. Bailey & Co. Ltd.

Educ: Manchester Grammar School & Victoria University, Manchester

1896 Joined 3rd VB. Lancs. Fusiliers
1914-15 Commanded 2/7th Lancs. Fusiliers.
1915-16 Commanded 3rd line Units E. Lancs. Div.

Inst. of Mech. Eng. & Inst. of Metals

Inventions include: valves for high pressure steam pumps, recording instruments for speeds, water-levels & pressure testing machines for oils, carburettors & silencers for petrol engines.

Governor of Royal Technical College, Salford

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