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Hamilton, Sir James Arnot (1923–2012), aeronautical engineer and civil servant

Norman Barfield.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Mechanical Engineering and Materials; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 1528 words.

Hamilton, Sir James Arnot (1923–2012), aeronautical engineer and civil servant, was born on 2 May 1923 at 18 Kirkhill Road, Penicuik, Midlothian, the son of Andrina Hamilton (d. 1995), a...

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Hill, Edwin (1793–1876), civil servant and inventor of postal machinery

I. D. Hill.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology; Mechanical Engineering and Materials; Information and Communication Technologies; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 660 words.

Hill, Edwin (1793–1876), civil servant and inventor of postal machinery, was born on 25 November 1793 at Birmingham, the second of the eight children of Thomas Wright Hill (1763–1851),...

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