College History

Dr Edward Salthouse

/images/masters/Edward Salthouse.jpgTed Salthouse was Master of University College from 1979-1996.

He was an electrical engineer from Belfast, who later lectured at Queens and Bristol.

In April 1967 he joined the new Department of Engineering Science at the University of Durham. He became Chairman of the Board of Studies in 1976, a post he held until joining University College as Master in 1979. Salthouse had previously been a Tutor and member of the SCR at Grey College.  He was Honorary President of the Durham University Railway Society and a keen photographer.

Upon retirement, Salthouse was made Honorary Vice-President of the Durham Castle Society.

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