Coane, J. M. (John Montgomery) (1848-1923)

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Coane, J. M. (1848-1923)
Coane, J. M. (John Montgomery)
Coane, John Montgomery
Coane, John Montgomery (1848-1923)
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Surveyor; Consulting Engineer; Engineer
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John Montgomery Coane (1848-1923), surveyor and consulting engineer, was born in Ballyshannon, County Donegal, Ireland, son of Henry James Coane, barrister, and his wife Jane, née Montgomery. He was educated...

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John Coane studied engineering in Dublin before moving to Australia in 1867c. He worked in Queensland's mining districts for several years then moved to Victoria where he joined the Victorian Education Department (1873). Coane spent the next five years or so teaching at various schools around country Victoria. In 1879 he became an authorized surveyor and was appointed to the country town of Benalla. John Coane later established a consulting company in partnership with G. H. Grant. This soon became one of the countries peek consulting firms and they carried out general surveying and civil, hydraulic and mining engineering projects throughout country Victoria and in the cities.

  • Life event - Migrated to Australia (Queensland)
  • Life event - Moved to Victoria
  • Career position - Teacher at Napoleon, Victoria
  • Career position - Teacher at Samaria, Victoria
  • Career position - Consulting Engineers practice established with George Hudson Grant
  • Career position - Surveyor in Benella, Victoria
  • Career position - Extensive land surveys of Yea and Seymour areas
  • Career position - President of the Victorian Institute of Surveyors
  • Consulting Engineer to the City of Brighton
  • Career position - President of the Victorian Institute of Surveyors
  • Career position - Chairman of the Sludge Abatement Board (Mines Department)
  • Career position - Representative on the Land Surveyors' Board

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Coane, John Montgomery
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Coane, John Montgomery (1848-1923)
    Southern, Roger J.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1981
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 8, 35-36

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  1. FUNERAL OF MR. COANE
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