W J Iden (Biographical details)

W J Iden (1873 - 1952)

Also known as

Iden, Walter J

Biography

Born in Brighton he was an ex-London, Brighton & South Coast Railway engineer who became Assistant Motor Engineer to the London General Omnibus Co. and helped to design the B-type bus with Frank Searle. He was also a clock collector and owner of clocks forming part of the Ilbert Collection.

Bibliography

The Iden Collection, Percy G. Dawson, Antique Collectors' Club, 1987.