We recently received and enquiry from a relative of William Paterson, asking if we knew anything about him?
Chris Pattison, archivist and historian extraordinaire is always up for the challenge. Digging deep into the archives, immediately came up with the goods: –
Bill Paterson was foreman at Maplebrook. He retired in the 1960s but was present at the last steaming of Maplebrook in 1972 after he retired. There are some photographs of him at that event. He was one of the Company’s leading experts on steam plant….