2-50 | Ervin George Bailey, 1880-1974
Side A & B | Ervin George Bailey, 1880-1974
Ervin George Bailey, who was born in Damascus, Ohio, invented the revolutionary “Bailey Boiler Meter,” a major contributor to the science of automation and the efficient burning of fuels. In 1916, he founded the Bailey Meter Company of Wickliffe, Ohio-- a world supplier of industrial instrumentation and controls. Considered the “Dean of Combustion Engineers,” Mr. Bailey held more than 100 patents in the fields of meters, automatic controls, furnaces, boilers and fuel burning equipment.
Sponsors: The Bailey Controls Company, The Damascus Area Historical Society, and The Ohio Historical Society