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Biographical entry Clark, Gordon Colvin Lindesay (Lindesay) (1896 - 1986)

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Born
7 January 1896
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Died
1986
Occupation
Mining engineer and Company director

Summary

Gordon Colvin L. Clark was the managing director of Western Mining Corporation 1934-62 and chairman 1952-74.

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Born Melbourne, 7 January 1896. Died 1986. MC 1918; CMG 1961; KBE 1968; AC 1975. Educated Universities of Tasmania (BSc 1916) and Melbourne (BE 1921, MMechE 1923). Lecturer in mining engineering, University of Melbourne 1923-33; managing director, Western Mining Corporation 1934-62, chairman 1952-74. Chairman, B.H. South Ltd 1956-74, Central Norseman Gold Corporation 1952-74, Gold Mines of Kalgoorlie Ltd 1952-74, Alcoa Australia Ltd 1961-70. Foundation Fellow, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering 1975.

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