Rankine, H. Fielding

Year Inducted / Année Intronisé:


Province / Province:

New Brunswick

Category / Catégorie:

Builder, President

Biography / Biographie:

Fielding Rankine of Saint John, New Brunswick was a president of the Canadian Dominion Curling Association and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1976. Fielding was CCA President from 1952 to 1953.

H. Fielding Rankine was the son of Frank Rankine, vice-president of T. Rankine & Sons. Taking up residence in 1905, Rankine entered the family owned, manufacturing business as a director. He later succeeded his uncle Allan Rankine as president of the firm in 1920.

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