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Anderson, Sir Williamlocked

(1835–1898)
  • E. I. Carlyle
  • , revised by Ian St John

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Anderson, Sir William (1835–1898), director-general of the Royal Ordnance factories, was born in St Petersburg on 5 January 1835, the fourth son of John Anderson, a member of the firm of Matthews, Anderson & Co., bankers and merchants of St Petersburg, and his wife, ...

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Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers
(1920–)
D. J. Jeremy, ed., , 5 vols. (1984–6)