Author:John Whitly Dixon

John Whitly Dixon
Captain in H. M. Royal Navy. Nautical Assessor to Court of Appeal since 1906. Conservator of the river Humber. Staff Commander, Medway Fleet Reserve. Author of The Mariner's Compass in an Iron Ship.[1]

This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles written by this author are designated in the EB1911 by the initials "J. W. D."



  1. "DIXON, Capt. J. W.". Who's Who, 59: p. 491. 1907. 

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