East, L. R. (Lewis Ronald) (1899-1994)

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East, Lewis R. (Lewis Ronald) (1899-1994)
East, Lewis Ronald, (Sir) (1899-1994)
East, Lewis Ronald, (Sir Lewis Ronald) (1899-)
East, Lewis Ronald, (Sir Lewis Ronald) (1899-1994)
East, Lewis Ronald (1899-1994)
East, Ron (1899-1994)
East, Ronald, (Sir) (1899-1994)
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Engineer; Water supply expert; Engineers, civil; Water Commissioner
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Sir Lewis Ronald East (1899–1994), engineer and water commissioner, was born on 17 June 1899 at Auburn, Melbourne, second of three children of Lewis Findlay East, civil servant and later secretary of...

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Lewis East was an engineer with the Victorian State Rivers and Water Supply Commission 1922-1934, a Commissioner from 1934 and then Chairman. He was a member of the Snowy River Committee 1948-1949.

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Lewis East was born in 1899 and educated at Scotch College. After matriculating he volunteered with the Australian Airforce Corp and saw active service from 1918 to 1919. When East returned he enrolled at the University of Melbourne and graduated C.B.E. in 1922. In the same year East was appointed Engineer with the State Rivers and Water Supply Commission. Promoted to Chairman in 1934, East remained wqith the Commission until his retirement in 1965. A member of numerous committees and recipient of many honours and awards, Lewis East was also a member of the River Murray Commission and Snowy Mountains Council.

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Lewis East was born in 1899 and educated at Scotch College. After matriculating he volunteered with the Australian Airforce Corp and saw active service from 1918 to 1919. When East returned he enrolled at the University of Melbourne and graduated C.B.E. in 1922. In the same year East was appointed Engineer with the State Rivers and Water Supply Commission. Promoted to Chairman in 1934, East remained wqith the Commission until his retirement in 1965. A member of numerous committees and recipient of many honours and awards, Lewis East was also a member of the River Murray Commission and Snowy Mountains Council.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. East, Lewis Ronald
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Checchi, Ettore (1853-1946), engineer
    East, Ronald
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1979
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 7, 628

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  1. Reports and papers of Sir Robert East
    East, L. R. (Lewis Ronald), 1899-1994
    [ Unpublished : 1907-1986 ]
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  2. Tape recording
    East, L. R. (Lewis Ronald), 1899-1994
    [ Sound : 1986 ]
    At State Library VIC
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  3. Papers
    East, L. R. (Lewis Ronald), 1899-1994
    [ Unpublished : 1963 ]
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  4. Reports and papers
    East, L. R. (Lewis Ronald), 1899-1994
    [ Unpublished : 1907-1965 ]
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  5. Papers relating to Evansford, Vic., and World War Two
    East, L. R. (Lewis Ronald), 1899-1994
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  6. Papers
    East, L. R. (Lewis Ronald), 1899-1994
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  7. Development of Australia's natural resources : water
    East, L. R. (Lewis Ronald), 1899-1994
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  8. The Sardine
    East, L. R. (Lewis Ronald), 1899-1994
    [ Unpublished : 1919 ]
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  9. Biography of Professor W.C. Kernot, M.A., C.E. (from manuscript notes believed to be in the handwriting of his brother, Professor Wilfred Kernot) ... in the possession of Mr. L.R. East / [L.R. East]
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    [ Book : 1963 ]
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  10. Diaries and other papers
    Lewis, Owen Gower, 1896-1918
    [ Unpublished : 1918-1979 ]
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  1. Reports and papers of Sir Robert East
    East, L. R. (Lewis Ronald), 1899-1994
    [ Unpublished : 1907-1986 ]
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  2. Tape recording
    East, L. R. (Lewis Ronald), 1899-1994
    [ Sound : 1986 ]
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  3. Papers
    East, L. R. (Lewis Ronald), 1899-1994
    [ Unpublished : 1963 ]
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  4. Papers
    Burchett, Wilfred, 1911-1983
    [ Thesis : 1944-1977 ]
    At State Library VIC
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