William Baird

(1803—1872) zoologist and physician

'William Baird' can also refer to...

BAIRD, William Baptiste (1847 - 1899), Painter

BAIRD, Charles William Stuart (born 1939)

BAIRD, William James (1893 - 1961)

BAIRD, William (1848 - 1918), JP, DL

BAIRD, William James Gardiner (1854 - 1921)

Baird, William (1803-1872), zoologist and physician

BAIRD, William Arthur (1879 - 1933), DL, JP

BAIRD, William MacDonald (1881 - 1946), Chartered Surveyor, Sir William Baird and Partners, Edinburgh and London

PARR, (Thomas) Donald (born 1930), Chairman, William Baird PLC, 1981–98

BAIRD, Edward William David (1864 - 1956), DL, JP; member of Jockey Club since 1894

BAIRD, William George (1889 - 1975), Transport Licensing Authority, Otago Province, 1950–60

BAIRD, Kenneth William (born 1950), Project Director/Managing Director, European Opera Centre, since 1994

BAIRD, William (born 1927), Under Secretary, Scottish Home and Health Department, 1978–87

BAIRD, William (1874 - 1956), DL, JP Belfast City; Director, Belfast Telegraph; retired as Chairman and Managing Director of W. and G. Baird Ltd, publishers of the Belfast Telegraph and allied newspapers, 1951

FIELD, Stanley Alfred (1913 - 1986), JP; President, William Baird PLC, since 1981 (Chairman, 1961–81); Director: Winterbottom Energy Trust PLC, since 1959 (Chairman, 1962–83); Merchants Trust PLC, since 1964

VAN DEN BERGH, James Philip (1905 - 1988), Director of Unilever Ltd, 1937–65, retired; Vice-Chairman of Lindustries, 1965–75; Deputy Chairman, William Baird & Co., 1965–75; Chairman, National Cold Stores (Management Ltd), 1965–70

STEWART, Frederick (Charles) (died 1950), Chairman of Thermotank Ltd, Thermotank Engineering Co., Ltd, Glasgow, London, Liverpool and Newcastle, of Thermotank (SA) (Pty) Ltd Johannesburg, and of Thermotank (India) Ltd, also President of Thermotank (Canada) Ltd; Chairman: North British Locomotive Co., Ltd, Glasgow and London; North British Locomotive Co. (Africa) Ltd; Kelvin, Bottomley & Baird, Ltd, Glasgow, London and Basingstoke; Kelvin & Hughes, Ltd; Clyde Confections Ltd; Deputy Chairman; Brown Bros & Co., Ltd; Henry Hughes & Son, Ltd; Director: William Baird & Co., Ltd; The Clydesdale & North of Scotland Bank, Ltd; Eagle Star Insurance Co., Ltd; Scottish Industrial Estates Ltd; Hillington Industrial Estates Ltd; Bruas-Perak Rubber Estates Ltd; Caledonian Trust Co., Ltd, Second Caledonian Trust Co., Ltd, Third Caledonian Trust Co., Ltd; S. Smith & Sons (England) Ltd; Midland Bank Ltd; Midland Bank Executors & Trustee Co. Ltd; Western Reversion Trust Ltd; Consulting Ventilating Engineer to Ministry of Sea Transport; Past President, Institution of Engineers and Shipbuilders in Scotland, 1941–43 (now Hon. Member); Assessor to the Rector of Glasgow University; Hon. Vice-President: Glasgow County Scout Council; Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts; Glasgow Art Gallery and Museums Associations; Zoological Society of Glasgow; Vice-President Institute of Industrial Administration; Member of Council, Institution of Naval Architects; Governor, Royal Scottish Academy of Music; Member: Clyde Navigation Trust; Lloyds Register of Shipping (Glasgow Committee); Hon. Company of Master Mariners, London; Wardens’ Court, The Worshipful Company of Shipwrights, London; Institute of British Engineers; Admiralty Aeronautical Research Advisory Panel; Railway Staff Tribunal; Executive Council (and of Scottish Committee) of Festival of Britain, 1951; etc

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