Bill Broadbent was interviewed by Roland Bond and started his engineering apprenticeship at Crewe Works in early He came from Huddersfield and had been educated at public school and he and his brother Basil had steam garden model railways. Lelean, Chief of the Locomotive Department of Messrs. Rendel, Palmer and Tritton, Consulting Engineers. He joined the Crown Agents for the Colonies in as an Engineering Assistant in the Department dealing with the design of locomotives, carriages and wagons. In he succeeded Mr.
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Green and Hossein Nasr have argued that starting in the 10th century, some medieval Islamic madrasas became universities. Medieval university and List of medieval universities The university is generally regarded as a formal institution that has its origin in the Medieval Catholic tradition. It is possible, however, that the development of cathedral schools into universities was quite rare, with the University of Paris being an exception. In the early medieval period , most new universities were founded from pre-existing schools, usually when these schools were deemed to have become primarily sites of higher education.
Origins[ edit ] A university in the city of Canterbury was first considered in , when an anticipated growth in student numbers led several residents to seek the creation of a new university, including Kent. However, the plans never came to fruition. In the Education Committee of Kent County Council explored the creation of a new university,  formally accepting the proposal unanimously on 24 February The name adopted reflected the support of both the city and county authorities; as well as the existence of the University of Canterbury in New Zealand, which officially opposed the use of a name too similar to its own. However, the four original colleges — Darwin, Eliot, Keynes and Rutherford — remain, together with the newer Woolf and Turing colleges, each with their own masters.