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Biographical entry Higgins, George

Born
Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Engineer

Summary

George Higgins, a graduate of the University of Melbourne, was a Lecturer in Surveying, Civil Engineering and Hydraulic Engineering 1907-10 and in Civil Engineering 1911-21 at that institution.

Archival resources

The University of Melbourne Archives

  • George Higgins - Records, 1875 - 1878; The University of Melbourne Archives. Details

Published resources

Journal Articles

  • Higgins, George, 'Coal tests for Melbourne City Council (Paper & Discussion)', Various Papers and Discussions of the Victorian Institute of Engineers vol. II 1892-1899, 1900. Also available at http://hdl.handle.net/11343/24238. Details
  • Higgins, George, 'Notes on the theory of centrifugal pumps (Paper & Discussion)', Proceedings of the Victorian Institute of Engineers vol. III, 1903, pp. 74-85, 43-47. Also available at http://hdl.handle.net/11343/24278. Details
  • Higgins, George, 'Dredging machinery (Exhibit)', Proceedings of the Victorian Institute of Engineers vol. III, 1903, pp. 37-45. Also available at http://hdl.handle.net/11343/24274. Details
  • Higgins, George, 'Centrifugal pumps: notes on some experiments with centrifugal pumps performed by M. Rateau (Paper & Discussion)', Proceedings of the Victorian Institute of Engineers vol. IV, 1905, pp. 51-59. Also available at http://hdl.handle.net/11343/24293. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.