Denomination: Church of England
Nicholas Peter Knight, British boat builders, repairers and brokers company executive. Served with British armed forces, 1942-1947.; Member Nautical Institute, Institute Engineers, Paddle Steamer Preservation Society (vice president since 1970), Steam Boat Association (vice president since 1976) Conservative.; Member Church of England.
Certified 2d mate, Sir John Cass Nautical School, London, 1945. Trainee, manager Thomas Stearns Knight & Sons, Ltd., London, 1947-1956, managing director, since 1956. Managing director Machin Knight & Sons., Ltd., London, since 1958.
Director Paddle Steam Navigation Company, London, Kingswear Castle Excursions Ltd., London.