Biographical entry Broughton Edge, Arthur (1895 - 1953)
- 16 March 1895
- 8 October 1953
Arthur Broughton Edge was director of the Imperial Geophysical Experimental Survey 1928-1931. He edited a report of the Survey with T.H. Laby.
Born United Kingdom, 16 March 1895. Died United Kingdom, 8 October 1953. Educated Royal School of Mines (BSc 1922). Royal Artillery 1914-18; consultant geologist 1922-40; director, Imperial Geophysical Experimental Survey 1928-31.
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