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Biographical entry Hume, Walter Reginald (1873 - 1943)

29 November 1873
Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
21 July 1943
Victoria, Australia
Inventor and Entrepreneur


Walter Hume, in conjunction with his brother in 1910, formed Humes' Patent Cement Iron Syndicate Ltd to develop Walter's revolutionary centrifugal process for the manufacture of concrete pipes which ultimately transformed the nature of pipe manufacture world wide.

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McCarthy, G.J.