Collection OM/478 - Robert Maule papers

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GB 249 OM/478


Robert Maule papers


  • 1918-1922 (Creation)

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9 certificates

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(b. 1901)

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Robert Buchan Maule was born on 6 September 1901. He was an evening student at the Royal Technical College of Glasgow (RTC) from session 1917-1918 to session 1921-1922. The student registers record his occupation as 'Turner', and latterly as 'Engineer'. At this time, he was living in the family home at 87 Ardgowan Street, Glasgow. His older brother, James, a chemist, also took evening classes at the RTC in sessions 1919-1920 and 1920-1921.

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Royal Technical College certificates of merit for the following evening classes: Mathematics Course I (session 1917-1918); Mechanics Laboratory Course I, Section A (session 1918-1919); Motive Power Engineering Lecture Course I (session 1918-1919); Mathematics Course II (session 1919-1920); Engineering Drawing Course I (session 1919-1920); Electrical Engineering Lecture Course I (session 1920-1921); Electrical Engineering Laboratory Course I (session 1920-1921); Electrical Engineering Lecture Course II (session 1921-1922); Motive Power Engineering Laboratory Course I (session 1921-1922).

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  • English

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