Type of entity
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Mavor, Henry Alexander, 1858-1915, electrical engineer
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Dates of existence
Henry Mavor studied medicine at the University of Glasgow followed by electrical engineering at the College of Science and Arts, Glasgow. In 1883, he established the Glasgow firm of Muir and Mavor, electrical engineers, later known as Mavor and Coulson Ltd. Mavor was a governor of the Glasgow and West of Scotland Technical College from 1892 to 1896 and 1902 to 1911.
Functions, occupations and activities
Mandates/sources of authority
Royal College of Science and Technology, Glasgow (1887-1964)
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Description of relationship
Mavor was a governor of the College.
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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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Dates of creation, revision and deletion
Created by Carol Stewart, April 2010.
Article on Mavor in Pollokshields Gazette, January 1983.