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Finney, John W
1913-1997

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IM minister and missionary to IndiaIndia, 1945-79, he was born in Prescot, Merseyside. From 1949 he worked with the American Methodist missions, developing Christian-based technical education, establishing a Technical School at the Ingraham Institute, Ghaziabad and a Methodist Technical School at Baroda. From 1972 to 1979 he was Executive Secretary for all Methodist Technical Education in India.

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  • John Finney, Pioneer of Technical Education in India (Wigan, 1972)
  • The Connexion, July and Aug. 1997

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