Edward Lyon Berthon 1813 - 1899

Church of England clergyman,
Collapsible life boat,
Inventor / patentee: ‘Berthon's log'
born in:
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom

ODNB: Berthon, Edward Lyon (1813–1899), inventor of nautical aids and Church of England clergyman, by J. K. Laughton, rev. Andrew Lambert, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/2271?docPos=1

Bubridge B (ed) 2004, Rev EL Berthon Vicar of Romsey 1860-1892, Builder of Collapsible Boats, An Anthology, Lower Tees Valley Archaeological Society Publication, Romsey