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Biographical entry Horwood, Edward James

Born
Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Metallurgist and Engineer

Summary

Edward James Horwood, a University of Melbourne civil engineering graduate of 1884, joined BHP in 1891. He was later appointed Manager, Broken Hill 1899 and Superintendent of Mines 1919. He patented a process for the differential flotation of slime zinc and lead sulphides.

Archival resources

Broken Hill Proprietary Co Ltd

  • Edward James Horwood - Records, 1917; Broken Hill Proprietary Co Ltd. Details

Published resources

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.