Charles Scrope Hutchinson
He was married on 6 January 1852 in Gibraltar to Christina Ross, youngest daughter of William Ross of Gibraltar. The children from this marriage included:
- Christina Hutchinson
- Anne Eliza Hutchinson (7 Dec 1853 – June 1939)
- William Charles Hutchinson (1855-1880)
- Mary Isabel Hutchinson
He obtained a commission in the Royal Engineers in 1843, and became a colonel in 1876, and retired in the same year with the honorary rank of Major General.
From 1867 he was Inspector of Railways for the Board of Trade and was appointed Chief Inspecting Officer in 1892. During his time with the Board of Trade he inspected the Tay Rail Bridge and Forth Bridge.
He died at Blackheath, London on 29 February 1912. A memorial plaque was erected in St James’ Church, Kidbrooke.
- Gentlemen’s Magazine, 1852, p. 400
- London Gazette, 21 May 1890