Ralph Mershon sets sail for England on his way to South Africa

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Western Electrician

Chicago, IL, United States
vol. 41, no. 2, p. 37, col. 2-3


Ralph D. Mershon sailed on July 2d on the Cunard steamer Coronia for England on his way to South Africa, in connection with the work of the Victoria Falls Power Company. Mr. Mershon expects to be absent from this country about 100 days. He will meet in South Africa a number of the directors and officials of the Victoria Falls Power Company and Mr. Arthur Wright of London, who is directly responsible for the engineering of the steam stations which the power company is said to be installing on the Rand. Mr. Mershon will be in consultation relative to the location of the steam stations and to the local distributing circuits therefrom. He will go from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls, passing on the way through the country in which will be located the transmission line from Victoria Falls to Johannesburg and the Witwatersrand.


Keywords:Ralph Mershon
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:October 1, 2009 by: Bob Stahr;