Publication: The Electrical Engineer
New York, NY, United States
IN our columns last week we made the sad announcement of the death of Mr. Latimer Clark. C. E., F. R. S., which took place at his residence at Twickenham, England, on Oct. 30. This announcement has been received with profound regrets by a large number of friends of Mr. Clark on this side of the Atlantic, and we give below a short sketch of his active and useful career.
Latimer Clark was born at Great Marlow on March 10, 1822, and attained, therefore, the ripe age of 76 years. Though it is perhaps not well known. Mr. Clark was at first connected with the chemical manufacturing industry, and commenced railway surveying in