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Owen Walter Dumpleton

Owen Walter Dumpleton, British marine engineer. Member Parliamentary Alternative Technology Group, London, 1978-1980; member Tyneside Anti-Nuclear Campaign, Newcastle on Tyne, England, since 1983.; Fellow Institute Marine Engineers (member local committee since 1983), Institute Energy; member British Wind Energy Association (member ship propulsion committee since 1984). Friends of the Earth, Vegan Society, Green Deserts Technology.

Background

  • Dumpleton, Owen Walter was born on November 11, 1924 in London. Son of Reginald William and Eva (Hoy) Dumpleton.

  • Education

    • January 21, 1960.

    Career

    • January 21, 1960; children– Susan, John Gavin. Certified Ministry of Transport 1st class, England Apprentice engineer General Steam Navigation Company, London, 1941-1945. Engineer officer with various ships, 1945-1953.

      Assistant engineer Whangarei Hospital, New Zealand, 1953-1954. Design engineer Babcock & Wilcox Ltd., London, 1955-1972. Senior engineer Esso International Inc., London, 1972-1983.

      Consultant Marine Design Consultant, Ltd. subsidiary British Shipbuilders, Sunderland, England, since 1983. Chairman Parbella Ltd., Runcorn, Cheshire, England, since 1980. Director Research.J. Finch & Company, London.

      Yacht designer T-18 Trimaran. Patentee in nuclear, heat transfer and electronic controls.

    Membership

    Member Parliamentary Alternative Technology Group, London, 1978-1980. Member Tyneside Anti-Nuclear Campaign, Newcastle on Tyne, England, since 1983. Fellow Institute Marine Engineers (member local committee since 1983), Institute Energy.

    Member British Wind Energy Association (member ship propulsion committee since 1984). Friends of the Earth, Vegan Society, Green Deserts Technology.

    Personality

    Interests

    Anti-nuclear campaigning. Alternate technology development.

    Connections

    • Married Hazel Dixon; children– Susan, John Gavin.
    • father: Reginald William Dumpleton
    • mother: Eva (Hoy) Dumpleton
    • spouse: Hazel Dixon
    • children: Susan Dumpleton
    • John Gavin Dumpleton
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    Born November 11, 1924
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