Bridge, Ian Cressy, b. 1913, Professor of Shipbuilding and Naval Architecture, University of Strathclyde

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Bridge, Ian Cressy, b. 1913, Professor of Shipbuilding and Naval Architecture, University of Strathclyde

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Ian Bridge was educated at Allan Glen's School, Glasgow, 1924-1931, and at the University of Glasgow, 1931-1935, where he was awarded a B.Sc. in engineering with first class honours in naval architecture. He served an apprenticeship with William Denny & Brothers Ltd., 1932-1937, and went on to work for their Experiment Tank, 1937-1946. He subsequently joined the department of shipbuilding and naval architecture at the University of Strathclyde and worked variously as lecturer, 1946-1965; reader, 1965-1970; and professor, 1970-1976. He was appointed to the chair of shipbuilding and naval architecture on 1 June 1970.

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University of Strathclyde (1964 to date)

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1946 - 1976

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Bridge was an academic at the University.

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ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).

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Created by Kimberly Sommerville, June 2011.

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