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McCance, Sir Andrew (1889–1983), steelmaster and metallurgist

Peter L. Payne

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/31432

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McCance, Sir Andrew (1889–1983), steelmaster and metallurgist, was born at 12 Adder Steps, Cadder, Dunbartonshire, on 30 March 1889, the third of four children and younger son of John McCance, a cloth factor, and his wife, Janet Ferguson McGaw. His father subsequently worked for the ...

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Subjects: Metals, Alloying, and Corrosion ; Manufacturing ; History of Manufacturing and Construction ; Medicinal Chemistry

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