Verney, Michael Palmer

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VERNEY, Michael Palmer

VERNEY, Michael Palmer. British, b. 1923. Genres: Crafts, Recreation. Career: Marine craft consultant and chartered civil engineer, 1951-. Deputy Engineer, River Arun Catchment Board, 1949-52; Area Engineer, West Sussex River Board, 1952-65; Divisional Engineer, Sussex River Authority, 1965-74; District Engineer, Southern Water Authority, 1974-81. Publications: Amateur Boat Building, 1948; Practical Conversions and Yacht Repairs, 1951; Complete Amateur Boat Building, 1959; Yacht Repairs and Conversions, 1961; Boat Maintenance, 1970; Boat Repairs and Conversions, 1972; The Care and Repair of Hulls, 1979; The Complete Book of Yacht Care, 1986; Building Chine Boats, 1991. Author of books in German and Spanish. Address: 36 The Parkway, Rustington, Sussex BN16 2BU, England.