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Alexander M. Ritchie

Warning: This is not intended to be an exhaustive history of this individual, but an indication of the changes of positions and the links between companies, directors and managers in those companies. The individual may have been involved with other companies or collieries and there may have been other positions for which we currently do not have details.


1919

Membership

1919-1920, Institute of Mining Engineers. Position: Member; Address: Coltness Ironworks, Newmains, Lanarkshire.


1933

Positions held

Position  Company Correspondence Address 
Agent:  Coltness Iron Co. Ltd.   
Source: 1933 Colliery Year Book and Coal Trades Directory



1935

Membership

1935-1936, Institute of Mining Engineers. Position: Member; Address: Coltness Ironworks, Newmains, Lanarkshire


1937

Positions held

Position  Company Correspondence Address 
Agent:  Coltness Iron Co. Ltd.   
Source: 1937 Colliery Year Book and Coal Trades Directory


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27 Feb  —  Newspaper article (Pithead Baths At Whitburn)



1955

Biographical Notes

Ritchie, A. M., Area General Manager, West Ayr Area, Scottish Division, National Coal Board since July 1952. Was General Mining Manager of Coltness Iron Co. Ltd., then Bairds and Scottish Steel Ltd., and later became a Director of the latter Company. Appointed by Ministry of Fuel and Power, as Group Production Director for Lanarkshire in 1944, and two years later, became Area General Manager of the National Coal Board's Central West Area.

Source: 1955 Colliery Year Book and Coal Trades Directory


Sources
  • 1933 Colliery Year Book and Coal Trades Directory. Published by The Louis Cassier Co. Ltd., from a copy held in the Scottish Mining Museum, Newtongrange, Midlothian
  • 1937 Colliery Year Book and Coal Trades Directory. Published by The Louis Cassier Co. Ltd., from a copy held in the Scottish Mining Museum, Newtongrange, Midlothian
  • 1955 Colliery Year Book and Coal Trades Directory. Published by The Louis Cassier Co. Ltd., from a copy held in the Scottish Mining Museum, Newtongrange, Midlothian
  • Transactions of the Institute of Mining Engineers, published in 1920, Volume 59 (LIX), 1919-1920 Where to find this volume
  • Transactions of the Institute of Mining Engineers, published in 1936, Volume 90 (XC), 1935-1936 Where to find this volume

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