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BONFIELD, William (<i>born</i> 1937), Professor of Medical Materials, University of Cambridge, 2000–05, now Professor Emeritus; Director, Pfizer Institute for Pharmaceutical Materials Science, 2002–05

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies. 636 words.

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Bruce, Janet (<i>born</i> 1945), writer and company director

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Television; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building; Engineering and Technology; Intellectual History; Literature. 547 words.

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Chilver, (Amos) Henry (1926 - 2012), Chairman, Chiroscience Group plc, 1995–98

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Political History; Politics; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies; History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours. 519 words.

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LOVELL, (Alfred Charles) Bernard (1913 - 2012), Founder and Director of Jodrell Bank Experimental Station, Cheshire, subseq. Nuffield Radio Astronomy Laboratories, 1951–81 (renamed Jodrell Bank Observatory, 2000); Professor of Radio Astronomy, University of Manchester, 1951–80, then Emeritus Professor

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Literature; History of Science and Technology; Physics. 560 words.

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Mawhinney, Brian Stanley (<i>born</i> 1940)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Biological Sciences; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Political History; Politics; Intellectual History; Literature. 242 words.

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RENWICK, Harry (Benedetto) (1861 - 1932)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Intellectual History; Literature. 374 words.

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SPENCER, Harris (1863 - 1934), ex-President Birmingham Engineering and Allied Employers’ Federation; Vice-President Federation of British Industries; Chairman John Brockhouse &amp; Co. Ltd, Lones Vernon &amp; Holden, Ltd, and Steel Nut and Joseph Hampton, Ltd; Chairman Bells Heat Appliances Production, Ltd; Managing Director John Spencer, Ltd; Director of Birmingham Railway Carriage and Wagon Co. Ltd, George Salter &amp; Co. Ltd, J. E. &amp; S. Spencer, Ltd, British Typewriters, Ltd; JP County Borough of West Bromwich, and County of Staffordshire

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Intellectual History; Literature. 114 words.

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SPRING, Francis Joseph Edward (1849 - 1933), was for over ten years a Member Madras Legislative Council; MAI honoris causa and LCE, Trinity College, Dublin; late Member of Council of Institution of Civil Engineers; was a Member of that Institution, of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers, of the Institute of Transport, and of American Society CE; Hon. Life Member of the Institution of Engineers, India; Hon. Fellow of the Society of Engineers. Was connected for 33 years with the making or the working or the administration of railways in India; and during 15½ years more with the development and management of the Port of Madras as Chairman and Chief Engineer of the Port Authority; Consulting Engineer to the Port of Chittagong; President South Indian Motor Union; Vice-Commodore, Madras Sailing Club; Hon. Member Madras Chamber of Commerce

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Intellectual History; Literature. 320 words.

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SWINBURNE, George (1861 - 1928)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Intellectual History; Literature. 166 words.

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TAYLOR, Edward Macmillan (<i>born</i> 1937), journalist, consultant and company director

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; History of Engineering and Technology; Transport; Transportation Systems; Political History; Politics; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies. 178 words.

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