Robert Dron

Biography of Robert Dron

Robert Wilson Dron
Robert Wilson Dron

Robert Wilson Dron (1869-1932) was James S Dixon Professor of Mining at the University from 1923 until his death.

Born in Glasgow, Dron became a consultant mining and civil engineer and was employed in countries across the world before his appointment to the Dixon Chair.


Robert Dron
Mining Engineer

Born 1869, Glasgow, Scotland.
Died 16 April 1932.
University Link: Professor
Occupation categories: civil engineers; mining engineers
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Record last updated: 13th Jun 2008

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