Isle of Thanet Kelly's Directory 1936

Margate Corporation


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Margate was incorporated by charter granted by Queen Victoria on July 29th 1857. It is divided into Eight Wards, the Council consisting of a Mayor, 10 Aldermen and 30 Councillors. Town Hall, Market Place.

CORPORATION

MAYOR - Edmund Sidney Linington

ALDERMEN

Birchington Ward - Alfred Henry Scott (1937)

Cecil Ward - George Philip Hoare (1940)

Cliftonville Ward - Harry Belham Smith (1937)

Ethelbert Ward - William Charles Redman (1940)

Marine Ward - Percy Bosworth Osborne (1937)

Park Ward - Sidney Shea (1940)

Pier Ward - Thomas Wells (1940)

Salmestone Ward - Edward Tofts Fasham J.P. (1937)

West Ward - Frederick Lewis Pettman J.P. (1937)

Westgate on Sea Ward - Cyril Cranmer Curteis Kenrick (1940)

COUNCILLORS

Birchington Ward  - Farrar George Broom (1936); Mellanby Frederick William (1937); Curtis William Robert (1938) 

Cecil Ward -  Collins Thomas Frederick (1936); Hyde Howard Victor (1937); Perkins Walter James (1938)

Cliftonville Ward - Harper Sidney Charles J.P. (1936); Knight James (1937); Cobb Leonard Munro (1938)   

Ethelbert Ward - Hiscock William Frederick (1936); Price Herbert Richard (1937); Kingston Ernest Samuel (1938)  

Marine Ward -  Padget Frank William (1938); Dixon Edward (1937); Pearce Stanley William (1938)

Park Ward - Noble William Robert (1936); Jones Frank (1937); Doughty Frederick William (1938)  

Pier Ward -  Bacon William Frederick (1936); Lester Thomas (1937); Giles Henry John (1938)

Salmestone Ward - Graves John Prior (1936); Hine Arthur George J.P. (1937);Mitchinson Edward Carlton (1938)

West Ward - Linington Edmund Sidney J.P. (1936); Fright Walter (1937); Abbott George Arthur (1938)

Westgate on Sea Ward - Britton George Sandys (1936); Walker Walter Oliphant (1937; Cornford Frederick James (1938)  

NOTE - The dates following the name denote the year in which the term of office expires.

The ordinary meetings of the Corporation are held at the Town Hall on the 2nd Tuesday in each month.

Town Clerk - Peter Terry Grove LL.B - 40 Grosvenor Place

Borough Treasurer - Frank Richard Charles Kendrick F.S.A.A.- 68 Grosvenor Place

Public Analyst - Ernest Mostyn Hawkins F.I.C.,F.C.S. - 19 Watling Street, Canterbury

Borough Engineer, Surveyor & Water Engineer & Manager - Ernest A Borg C.E., M.I.M. & Cy.E., M.I.W.E. - 40 Grosvenor Place

Meteorological Observer - John Ernest Turner - 38 Grosvenor Place & 43 Glencoe Road

Director of Education - W P Alexander Ph.D., M.A., B.Sc., Ed.B. - 11 Cecil Square

Rating & Valuation Officer - W Studham - 68 Grosvenor Place 

Collector of General & Water rates - T J Rogers - 68 Grosvenor Place. Daily 9.30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday 9.30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Medical Officer of Health & Borough Meteorologist - George L Brocklehurst M.D.Lond., D.P.H.

Chief Sanitary Inspector - John Rattray M.S.I.A., Assoc Royal San.Inst. - 38 Grosvenor Place 

Assistant Sanitary Inspectors - E Ridsdale, I W Bromley & L C Corlett

Health Visitor - Nurse Green - 38 Grosvenor Place

Borough of Margate Public Library - Victoria Road - A J Gritten, Librarian

Chief Constable - William Palmer -Police Station, Town Hall, Market Place. 

Secretary & Manager to the Entertainments Committee - John E Saxby - 14 The Parade, Margate -  Pavilion & Winter Gardens, Fort Crescent

Veterinary Inspector - Eric P Barrett M.R.C.V.S.Lond - 12 Clarendon Road

Magistrates Clerk - Cyril Collingwood Maughan - India House, Hawley Street

Borough Coroner - S J Wilson Price - 8 Cecil Square

Clerk of the Peace - Walter Hills - 19 Cecil Square

Chief Officer of  Fire Brigade - H Hammond - Central Fire Station, King Street

Lighting Superintendent - Harold V Emptage - 20 Helena Avenue

Parks Superintendent - S Legg - Hartsdown Park

Town Sergeant  - Alfred James Swain - Market Place

Storekeeper - B Ells - Corporation Yard

Water Works - John Henry Parker resident engineer - Uffington Works near Wingham 

Sewage Pumping Station - H T Scott engineer in charge - King Street

Refuse Destructor - Arthur Henry Sayer engineer in charge - Manston Road

Borough of Margate Medical Baths - J Shanahan manager - Cliftonville Avenue

Public Baths - Victoria Road


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