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British Industrial History

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  • ..., Orange Free State Railways, the Rhodesian Railways, the Congo Railways. Category: Biography
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  • 1922 M.Inst.C.E., Asst. General Manager, South African Railways., Bloemfontein. Category: Biography
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  • ...r., Locomotive Dept., and Dept. Cornmissr., Central Division, Queensland Railways., Rockhampton, Queensland. Category: Biography
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  • 1922 M.I.Mech.E., Secretary General, Egyptian State Railways., Cairo, Egypt. Category: Biography
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  • 1922 M.I.Mech.E., Chief Mech. Engr., Western Australian Government Railways, Midland Junction, W. Australia. Category: Biography
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  • 1896 Locomotive Department, Egyptian Government Railways, Cairo, Egypt. Category: Biography
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  • Served with the North West Frontier ... of Indian State Railways, and General Manager of the Eastern Bengal Railway. Category: Biography
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  • ...Beatty ( -1916), chief locomotive superintendent of the Cape Government Railways 1891 Chief Locomotive Superintendent, Cape Government Railways
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  • Railway Superintendent in Belgium and involved in railways in France. Category: Biography
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  • ...M.I.Mech.E., Locomotive, Carriage and Wagon Supt., Mauritius Government Railways., Central Railway. Station, Port Louis, Mauritius. Category: Biography
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  • Henry Villard (1835-1900) was a railway manager for various US railways Category:Biography
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  • Captain C. C. Johnson, officiating as constructing engineer of railways in Southern India in 1858 Category: Biography
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  • ...ht railways, Donegal, and Carlingford Lough improvement. Joined Imperial Railways of North China, 1892. Started in private practice in Shanghai, China, 189 Category: Biography
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  • 1877 Wrote Indian Railways, their past history, present condition, and future prospects Category: Biography
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  • Edward Horace Livesay (1882-1871), Canadian writer on railways Category: Biography
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  • ...ief Engr., Cambrian Railways. Co.; 1919—also Loco. Supt. Address: Cambrian Railways., Oswestry, Salop. Category: Biography
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  • 1883 Went to India and worked on railways Category: Biography
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  • ...d Sea Railways; Chief Engr., Sudan Railways, 1905; Deputy Gen. Man., Sudan Railways, 1906; Egyptian Expeditionary Forces, 1915-17, commanding R.E., Alexandria. Category: Biography
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  • Patrick Brady ( -1872) of Victorian Railways ...been connected with the construction of the Victorian RailwaysVictorian railways, died at St. Kilda, near Melbourne, on the 3rd of September.
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  • ...Soudan Military Railways.; North Eastern Uruguay and the Entre Rios Railways. Member of Council, S. Amer. Branch Inst. Loco. E. Address: F.C.E.R., Par Category: Biography
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  • entered the service of the Chilian State Railways. After acting as he was appointed Chief Engineer of the State Railways, and later,
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  • ...rica Railway, City of Santos Improvements, and Director of other Foreign Railways. Clubs: Union and City of London. Address: Struan, Wimbledon Park, S.W.19. Category: Biography
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  • Colonel Eric Archibald Johnston of the Royal Engineers and of Brazilian Railways Category: Biography
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  • ...in Clifton to Clare (Ellen) Slaughter. He is of the Egyptian Government Railways.Bristol Mercury - Friday 07 October 1898 Category: Biography
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  • ...f Nizam’s State Railway Company, 1897-1900; Junior Consulting Engineer for Railways in India, 1902; retired, 1904. Address: c/o India Office, London, Category: Biography
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  • 1880 Spent much of his life in Brazil working on railways Category: Biography
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  • Andrew Campbell Ahlston (c1890-1984) of Victorian Railways 1933-55 CME of Victorian Railways
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  • ...the oldest railway engineers in the country. He constructed the Cambrian RailwaysCambrian, Mid-Wales RailwayMid-Wales, Wrexham, and Ellesmere and oth Category: Biography
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  • 1922 M.I.Mech.E., Loco.E., Locomotive and Carriage Supt., Mysore Railways., India; b. Scarboro, July, 1880. Ed. St. Francis Xaviers Coll., Bruges Category: Biography
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  • 1922 B.E., M.Inst.C.E., Civil Engr.; Maintenance Engr., South African Railways. Ed. Queens Coll., Belfast. Trained on Construction, Manchester Waterw Category: Biography
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  • ...Polytechnic. Siemens Brothers and Co., 5 years; Underground Electric Railways Co. of London, 3 years; South Eastern and Chatham Railway, 3 years; Category: Biography
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  • ...designed and constructed, and Agent in Burma of the Burma RailwaysBurma Railways Company. He resigned Government service in 1909 with the rank of Chief En Category: Biography
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  • ...rkingpaper/je_unu12.pdf Japans Discovery, Import & Technical Mastery of Railways, by Harada Katsumasa, 1979, United Nations University Category: Biography
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  • .... and Harbour s; now private practice. Pamphlet for British Assoc. on Cape Railways. Clubs: Rand; Civil Service, Capetown. Address: 56 and 59, Winchester House Category: Biography
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  • ...Director of Railways in Japan and is known as the "father of the Japanese railways". Category: Biography
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  • ...des up to Superintending Engineer, employed chiefly on construction of new railways and especially large bridge works. Latterly held post of Engineer-in-Chief. Category: Biography
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  • ...s. of the late Captain John Keatinge, Manchester Regiment. Indian State Railways for 39 years. Chief Controller of Stores, North Western State Railway Category: Biography
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  • ...ntually went to work for the Belgium State railways and possibly the Swiss railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...ction of Frontier Railways, India, 1874-77; Deputy Consulting Engineer for Railways, India; 1887-93; Mint Master, Calcutta, 1897 1904; Associate of Institution Category: Biography
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  • ...outh Section Suez Canal; and later Engineer of Bridges, Palestine Military Railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...rn Railway, Central Uruguay Railway, Argentine National Government Railways and Province of Buenos Ayres Drainage Works. Partner in the firm of Coope Category: Biography
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  • Harold Beken Thomas (c1888- ), civil engineer on Railways ...on Harold Beken Thomas (age 23 born Charlton, Dover), Civil Engineer - Railways. One servant.1911 Census
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  • ...ur Bd. and of several Ctees. Club : Union (Trinidad). Address : Government Railways., Port of Spain, Trinidad. Category: Biography
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  • He was employed in the Dominion Department of Railways and Canals From 1900 to 1903 he had charge of the reconstruction of railways,
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  • ...on s.), M.I.E. (India), M.A.E., Manager and Engr.-in-Chief, Baroda State Railways., Baroda, India; b. 1885. Ed. City of London School, and London Universit Category: Biography
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  • . . . connected with a number of railways. As long ago as 1868 be joined the board of the Great Western Ra Category: Biography
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  • ...Bombay-Sind Connection Railway Survey, 1907-8; Government Inspector of Railways, Dharwar, 190 8-i o; Engineer-in-Chief,. Khandwa-Akola-Hingoli Railway Surv Category: Biography
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  • ...Railways, subsequently acting as Section Engineer on the Siamese State Railways and as Resident Engineer on the Jodhpur-Bikanir Railway. In 1914 he was appointed Chief Engineer of Surveys for the Nigerian Railways, which position he resigned on the outbreak of war and obtained a commiss
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  • ...tive power department of the south eastern division of the French National Railways. He was then appointed to the post of traffic manager of the western divisi M. Armand is now assistant general manager of the French National Railways.
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  • ...d with Seistan Boundary Commission, 1902-3; Junior Consulting Engineer for Railways, Dharwar, 1903. Address: Lucknow, India. Category: Biography
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  • ...Technical Working of Railways, and President of the International Jury for Railways at the Paris Exhibition last year. M. Couche was the author of a large standard work on railways, and which has already been translated into several languages. He was a man
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  • ...ncreased the railways rolling stock, and initiated electrification of the railways of Melbourne. Category: Biography
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  • ...f, Indus Bridge Works, Kotri-Rohri Railway, 1895-1901; Senior Inspector of Railways, Madras, 1902-04; Director of Railway Construction, Government of India, 19 Category: Biography
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  • ...hief Mechanical Engineer of Underground Electric Railways CoUnderground Railways ...London, in 1904. In 1927 he became Chief Mechanical Engineer, Underground Railways, at Ealing Common Works, Ealing.
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  • Richard Hodge Francis (1838-1895), chairman of Victorian Railways 1892-94 Chairman of Victorian Railways
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  • ...leges in India and England. Held various appointments as Civil Engineer on Railways in India and the P.W.D., and State Engineer, Pudukottah State, South India. Category: Biography
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  • On completing his training, he served as a contractors engineer on railways in short interval in Brazil, he was on the staff of the Cape Government Railways, and later he was engaged successively as Executive Engineer on the Sou
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  • ...e to the late F. G. SlessorMr. F. G. Slessor on the Cape Government Railways, and was afterwards on the contractors’ staff of the Severn Tunnel Returning to Cape Colony in 1881, he was employed on the railways until 1884, after which he was engaged on the Manchester Ship Canal wor
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  • ...British military administration. On the reversion to the Imperial Chinese Railways Administration, Mr. Cox was appointed district engineer under C. W. Kinde ...Cox was appointed chief divisional engineer (Outside Wall) of the Imperial Railways of Northern China, in 1907, and held this post until 1910, when he became c
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  • ...in 1934 and went to Egypt to take up a similar appointment with the State Railways. On returning to England he became consulting engineer to the Egyptian State Railways.
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  • ...hen he resigned. Part Author, Volumes I. and II., " War Office History," " Railways, S. African War, 1899-1902." Address: c/o Manager, London Joint City and Mi ...s engaged on similar duties at Johannesburg with the Central South African Railways. After a brief period as locomotive superintendent to the Buenos Aires an
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  • ...e 300 hands are constantly employed. In the building of narrow-gauge light railways Mr. Bagnall was particularly successful , and it will be remembered that th ...ve brought out by Mr. Bagnall, adapted to the difficulties of narrow-gauge railways, has been supplied by the firm in large numbers.
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  • ...d subsequently in the Locomotive Department of the Central South African Railways for ten years in all, his final posting being personal assistant to the C ...sly. He finished up the war period as Deputy Director of the Mesopotamia Railways. He then had a four year tour in India, becoming eventually Deputy Engine
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  • ...SIMPSON. C.B.E.. D.S.O., was associated with the working and management of railways, both at home and abroad, during the whole of his distinguished career. He ...ntral Railway. His last position was that of general manager of the United Railways of Havana, retiring after some ten years service in December 1939.
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  • 1870 Joined Victorian Railways ...der the late Mr. T. Higinbotham. At that time there were only 275 miles of railways open for traffic in Victoria.
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  • In 1879 he went to New South Wales as a draughtsman in the New South Wales Railwaysrailway department, until he was appointed locomotive overseer in 1882. A ...e charge of the locomotive and mechanical engineering branches of both the railways and the tramways; and this position he held until his retirement in 1889.
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  • ...tion of that position with that of Resident Engineer of South Australian Railways. He supervised construction of the Thorndon Park reservoir and its reticu ...pan, where he had been appointed Chief Engineer of the Japanese Imperial Railways. He died in Shimbashi.
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  • superintending the construction of railways. railways, and under his charge the Glasgow and Paisley line was
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  • ...r railway wagons, which was extensively used both at home and abroad. When railways were being first opened in New Zealand, he designed the first rolling stock ...ment, and executed there some large contracts for both English and foreign railways.
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  • "LAWRENCE EDWARD PETERSON BARKER was connected with the South African Railways during the whole of his professional career. He received his technical in Category: Biography
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  • ...and Rostrevor, the Newry and Enniskillen, and the Belfast and County Down railways; and he likewise assisted as General Manager. ...ge for the Gackwar of Baroda,, and promoted a company in London for branch railways in India, obtaining favourable concessions from the supreme government. Mr.
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  • ...ber 10, at the age of 81. Sir Arthur was for many years connected with the Railways Department of the Board of Trade, and will be remembered as a painstaki ...his work in the latter campaign. In 1891, he was appointed an Inspector of Railways by the Board of Trade, being promoted to Chief Inspector in 1900, a post he
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  • 1905 Moved to the Underground Electric Railways Co in London (UERL) as deputy chairman and managing director, and chairma Post-WWI Advised on the relationship between railways and the government, and on the impending amalgamations.
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  • ...B.G.; and Chairman of Polder Canals Commissioners; Government Inspector of Railways., B.G., 1900; Lt. and Capt. R.E., 1914-18. Address: Local Government Bd., W Category: Biography
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  • ...he joined the staff of the Anatolian Railway and carried out inspection of railways in Turkey. In 1925 he was employed on engineering work in North Spain and i Category: Biography
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  • He went to Australia in 1873 and was engaged on construction work on various railways. ...b.anu.edu.au/biography/griffiths-john-alfred-6489 Australian Dictionary of Biography
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  • ...loyed for two years in that gentlemans drawing-office, and on surveys for railways, waterworks, and town sewerage. ...pany, and was occupied in surveying large sugar estates, and in laying out railways. While in that colony he passed the Government examination as a Sworn Surve
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  • His first involvement in promoting railways was in the 1830s, including construction of the portion of the Midland Rail Biography of Edmund Sharpe, ODNB
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  • employed during part of that time in the construction of railways engineer on the railways in that island.
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  • ...arterial drainage in Ireland. Assistant Resident Engineer on Port Talbot Railways and Docks; Chief Assistant Engineer for new Bute Docks, Cardiff; Assi Category: Biography
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  • After his early work he paid little attention to electric railways, except in the later nineties, when, representing American capitalists, he Category: Biography
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  • ...mber, 1917, he became President of the Grand Trunk and Grand Trunk Pacific Railways. The Dominion having taken over the control of the consolidated Grand Trunk Category: Biography
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  • ...ess trains of the Highland Railway has been introduced on the French State Railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...tchell was appointed advisory engineer to the Cape of Good Hope Government Railways and travelled considerably during the succeeding seven years. ...Dunalastair type, at Messrs. Neilson Reid’s works, for the Belgian State Railways.
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  • ...HorsfallMr. R. Horsfall, of that town, he was subsequently employed on railways in the Midlands and North. Category: Biography
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  • "JAMES HEPBURN RICKIE, M.Eng., was formerly chief engineer of the Burma Railways, with which he was closely identified during the whole of his professiona ...g company joined the staff of the Ways and Works Department of the Burma Railways in 1906 as an assistant engineer. In the following year he was posted to
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  • ...ath engaged by the Underground Electric Railways CoUnderground Electric Railways Co., of London. Category: Biography
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  • ...truction of the principal engineering works of the Queensland Government Railways, including the workshops at Ipswich and Rockhampton, many of the largest Category: Biography
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  • ...mmond, M.I.Mech.E., who was locomotive superintendent of several British railways. Mr. George Drummond received his education at the Albany Academy, Glasgow, Category: Biography
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  • ...ion of the Chilecito, the Chumbicha and Catamarca, and the Salta and Jujuy Railways, acting at the same time as Consulting Engineer in Buenos Ayres to the Paci ...description of it, which, in conjunction with two other Papers on Mountain Railways, was read early in the present year.
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  • From 1896 to 1903 he was with the New Zealand Government Railways on locomotive repair and construction work, and for fifteen years he was ex Category: Biography
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  • ...e RailwayLancaster and Carlisle and the Caledonian RailwayCaledonian railways. works, and they supplied not only home railways, but India,
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  • 13760 (1851) Improvements to railways and railway carriages 931 (1854) Improvements in the construction of railways
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  • ...usiness as a metallurgical chemist, was the son of the Director-General of Railways in Sweden, where he was born in 1857. Mr. Troilius studied at the School of Category: Biography
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  • 1895 Appointed a member of a board to investigate the Victorian Railways. ...b.anu.edu.au/biography/grant-charles-william-7044 Australian Dictionary of Biography
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  • ...g regarded as standard works on the subject. In addition, his knowledge of railways and their working in all parts of the world was profound. ...George Cawley, M.I.Mech.E., consulting engineer to the Japanese Imperial Railways, and six years later was appointed inspecting engineer of material in this
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  • ...ibri website: William Bryson - Manuscript Journal - Urban Infrastructure - Railways. This reference source is a precis of the contents of a journal kept by Bry Category: Biography
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  • During the war of 1914-18 he was a member of the Committee of Railways in the North-West of England for assisting in munition production and was a Mr. Pettigrew was a member of the Committee of Railways in the North-West of England and Chairman of the Area Board Transport Commi
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  • ...eres, he was engaged in the preparation of plans and designs for projected railways in France and Italy. He was subsequently employed for about a year on the s Category: Biography
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  • ...ade. at request of B.O.T.; 1912—Visited India at request of various Indian Railways.; during the War, Asst. Dir. of Labour, G.H.Q., France, and later Controlle Category: Biography
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  • ...later joined the staff of the London Electric Railway CoLondon Electric Railways Company, and was engaged on extensions and other work. Category: Biography
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  • ...and now Gen. Manager. Papers on " Lighting of Small Towns," " Building of Railways., W. Africa," " Water Powers of Ireland," etc. Address: Montebelto, Balls B Category: Biography
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  • In February 1878 he was transferred to the Holkar and Neemuch State Railways, as Superintendent of Way and Works, and he held this post till December 18 Category: Biography
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  • ...hiefly engaged on the construction of the Beaufort West Extension of those railways; first as an Assistant, then as Acting District, and finally as District En Category: Biography
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  • on the Lima Railways under the late Oswald YounghusbandMr. Oswald Younghusband. and report upon the existing railways of that empire and also to
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  • ...Engineering, New Zealand University. Engineer Assistant with New Zealand Railways and Lyttelton Harbour Board (N.Z.), 18 months; Assistant Engineer, Ne Category: Biography
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  • From October 1857 to 1866 he was engineer to the Russian Railways, which at that time were under the direction of a board in Paris, with M. C ...he Austrian Southern Railways, which form an integral part of the Lombardy Railways, and are still under the direction of a board in Paris. A remarkable instan
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  • ...Canal Company transformed their mineral tramways and canals into passenger railways in 1854, Firbank took the contract for dealing with the canals in the town Category: Biography
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  • ...y, Baroda and Central India Railway and several others.Building the Railways of the Raj 1850-1900 by Ian J. Kerr ...some very important contracts, including the Bombay docks, some extensive railways, and large water works, were executed.
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  • ...to a civil engineer in Exeter, where he was engaged in the construction of railways in that neighbourhood. Category: Biography
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  • ...ge. Arrived in Melbourne in 1855, and was Civil Engineer to the Government Railways, and to Cornish and Bruce. He conducted (to a successful issue) almost sole construction of the Geelong, Ballarat, Melbourne, and Sandhurst Railways.
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  • George Christian Darbyshire (1820-1898), chief engineer of Victorian Railways, Australia, was a civil engineer. ...He was then appointed as Engineer in Engineer-in-Chief of the Victorian Railways from 1 April 1856 to 17 May 1860 when he was replaced by Thomas Higinbo
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  • ...rvice and was sent as works manager to Kanchrapara, where the Indian State Railways had taken over the works of the former Eastern Bengal Railway. He reorganiz ...sible for the design and inspection of rolling stock and materials for the railways behind all fronts, including some 9,000 miles of track and 3,400 locomotive
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  • ...Chalmers Wharf and Waterworks, and the planning of the Otago and Southland Railways. ...rtment. In that capacity Mr. Blair constructed the whole of the Government railways, and many of the roads and bridges of the province, and subsequently, as As
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  • ...ington, under whom he gained experience in the construction of bridges and railways. He then became assistant to Mr. Robinson, and was chiefly engaged on publi Category: Biography
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  • ...ton to Woking; construction, Wimbledon and Fulham Line and Putney Junction Railways. 1891-9—General Assistant to Chief Engineer, London and South Western Rai Category: Biography
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  • Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, Volume 03 ...or of the Ganges canal, consulting engineer to the government of India for railways, and secretary to the government of India in the public works department. H
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  • succeeded him, and by John HawkshawSir John Hawkshaw for railways in India colonial and foreign railways, including the Grand Trunk Railway Co of CanadaGrand Trunk Railway of Ca
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  • ...ca Bank, and he was also a director of the Antofagasta (Chile) and Bolivia Railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...a, advising the British Colonial Government Office, the Chinese Government Railways and other Public Authorities on electrical questions. Chief Works: Electrif Category: Biography
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  • ...t and in preparing working drawings for 60 miles of the Perak Government Railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...as sold the following year to the London and Birmingham and Grand Junction railways (which were about to amalgamate to form the London and North Western Railwa He visited USA and Canada and in 1852 he published a book about the railways in these countries.
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  • ...h, and brother of the late Engineer of the Edinburgh and Glasgow and other railways. of many railways, both in this country and abroad.
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  • ...the engineers then rapidly rising into notice owing to the development of railways. ...g under Charles PasleyGeneral Pasley, who became Inspector-General of Railways.
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  • ...Partners. On staff of Public Works Department, Cape Imperial Military Railways, Transvaal; Public Works Department, Transvaal; Irrigation Department, Tr Category: Biography
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  • ...h during its independent existence and after its absorption into British Railways, during the whole of his brief career. He was educated at Stockport Gramm Category: Biography
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  • ...who was also a Member of this Institution, and whose important work on the railways both in this country and in France are summarized in his Memoir (Proceeding Category: Biography
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  • ...nd on completing his apprenticeship he was employed on the construction of railways in the north of England. ...on of extensive reservoirs for the Stockton and Middlesbrough Water Board, railways for the Great Eastern Railway Co., including the "Essex" lines to Southend-
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  • ...group of railways for the manufacture of munitions and represented all the railways of the country on the priority branch of the Ministry of Munitions. ...ernment in connexion with the supply of materials urgently required by the railways, and for these services he was awarded the C.B.E. He was responsible for ma
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  • ...ning engineers, and also as assistant to the inspector-general of Egyptian railways, he was employed in the London branch of the Desrumaux Water Softening Co Category: Biography
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  • Engineer involved in the electrification of railways. ...xtensively in connection with contracts for electric tramways and suburban railways in Europe and America; in addition he lectured to technical colleges and co
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  • "ROBERT MARSHALL ROBERTSON was connected with railways throughout his professional career, the last thirty-seven years of which we Category: Biography
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  • ...illar, Mr. Oliver being engaged on work connected with the construction of railways in Victoria, South Australia and New South Wales ; he superintended the con Category: Biography
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  • ...y and Jackson, his nephew, Joseph Cubitt, was apprenticed to himBiography of William Cubitt, ODNB. ..., London and Croydon RailwayCroydon and South Eastern RailwayDover Railways, of which latter railway his brother (presumably William Cubitt) was
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  • ..., serving between 1856 and 1899, considered the Father of New South Wales Railways. Under his supervision, it is estimated that 2,171 miles (3,494 km) of rail 1856 March 27th. Appointed engineer-in-chief of railways in New South Wales
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  • ...LETTER to the SHAREHOLDERS of the EAST INDIAN and GREAT WESTERN of BENGAL RAILWAYS, on their Present Position and Future Prospects. By One of Themselves. Lond Category: Biography
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  • took an interest in railways, was elected an Associate of the ...a director of the Shropshire Union Railway and Canal CoShropshire Union railways from 1845 to 1849. For many years he resided at 6, Raymond Buildings, and
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  • ...eden. 1865 Institution of Mechanical Engineers - Swedish Railways ...edish Government as inspecting engineer for rails intended for the Swedish Railways, and held this position until the time of his death.
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  • ...s was engaged under William Cubitt on the South Eastern and Great Northern railways in Britain, and learned his trade there. A James Moore is also credited with building the Victorian Railways Administration Offices in Spencer Street, Melbourne. However, although comm
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  • c.1856 Worked on his own account as a civil engineer including railways in Transylvania and Hungary, waterworks in Spain and as resident engineer o Category: Biography
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  • ...ember 1891 he went to Adelaide, South Australia, on the South Australian Railways, and two years later re-entered the service of the Great Western Railway Category: Biography
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  • 1869 George Junior invented the air-brake for railways; patented in 1872 By 1880, 37,000 sets of the Westinghouse brake apparatus had been supplied to railways around the worldThe Times, 28 June 1912.
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  • ...l and London, who at that time played a prominent part in the equipment of railways and other undertakings in South America and the Colonies. It was on their b Category: Biography
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  • ...gineer with Messrs. Reynolds Brothers, Ltd., and with the Natal Government Railways, he was appointed manager of the General Electric Co. at Newcastle, Natal. Category: Biography
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  • ...as acting as Resident Engineer on the construction of the new Cape Central railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...dening» at Manchester and Sheffield, a new avoiding line at Doncaster, new railways in South Yorkshire, and the equipment of the new Immingham Dock. As pre Category: Biography
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  • ...et. Their first joint venture was a penny "Time Table of Steam Packets and Railways", which appeared in July 1854. Category: Biography
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  • .... Sexton, who was 69 years of age, entered the service of the Queensland Railways on January 1, 1879. He became deputy chief engineer in 1911 and was promo Category: Biography
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  • ...to V. B. D. Cooper, M.Inst.C.E., on large number of tramways and light railways. From 1906— In practice as Consulting Engineer, IT 6, Victoria Street, We Category: Biography
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  • ...esponsibility for all external contacts with the numerous home and foreign railways and consulting engineers, for which Messrs. Craven received orders. Category: Biography
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  • ...g on the Great Belt to Brendekilde. This formed a portion of the system of railways then being carried out by Messrs. Peto, Brassey and Betts, as concessionari ...Mr. Watson was next engaged on the Metropolitan and Metropolitan District Railways, still in the service of the same firm, for whom he also conducted some ext
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  • ...ering works for the Great Eastern, the London and South Western, and other railways, also piers, docks, steam ferries, sewerage and outfall works for the Gover ...pherds Bush and Liverpool Street, and the extensions, etc., of other Tube Railways; the widening of the Grosvenor Road Railway Bridge; the L.C.C. low level se
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  • ...retired in 1949, a year after nationalisation and foundation of British Railways. Overall he was active as a railway Chief Mechanical Engineer for three a ...Retford, and in 1921 took charge of the wagon shops at Doncaster. When the railways were amalgamated in 1923, Mr. Peppercorn became carriage and wagon-works ma
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  • ...ineer in Birmingham. He became associated with work in connexion with many railways abroad and in conjunction with William Hugh WoodcockMr. W. H. Woodcock Category: Biography
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  • ...raughtsman, Head Office Engr., Works Manager, Act. Loco. Supt., N.Z. Govt. Railways.; originated (1881) "Prarie" Type Locomotive, also Standard Insulated Wagon Category: Biography
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  • ...ngineer for Large Construction Works (Ferro-Concrete and Steel Structures, Railways, Conveyors, Drainage, Foundations, etc.) for the Corporation of Glasgow. Pu Category: Biography
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  • ...on successes were won with his shunting locomotive engine for narrow-gauge railways. Bell-founding was another part of his work. Category: Biography
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  • Later in the year he sailed to Sydney as chief assistant in connexion with railways and harbour works in New South Wales. The following year, however, after a Category: Biography
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  • ...and Gwendreath Valley line; Downham and Stoke Ferry and Brechin and Edgell railways; Louth, Truro, and Chichester waterworks; and sewerage works at Crossness, and West Riding, the Hull and North Western, and other railways,
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  • ...dland, and mineral valuer for the London and North Western and the Midland Railways. Upon the entry of Mr. Jones’ son into the business, the firm became know Category: Biography
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  • ...superintending the construction as contractors engineer of the following railways:— St. Aubins and La Moye Railway, Jersey, 4 miles; Malmesbury Railway, 6 Category: Biography
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  • ...arious capacities on railway work, first with the Atlantic and Cape Breton Railways and subsequently as electrician in the service of the Intercolonial Railway Category: Biography
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  • ...ham (1819–1880), engineer and civil servant, chief engineer of Victorian Railways, Australia ...d railway companies, and often appeared before parliamentary committees on railways, then as an engineer on British railroads, where he gained high repute in h
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  • ...ceived in action. In 1916 he entered the service of the Chinese Government Railways and was employed on the Pekin— Mukden Railway. He was subsequently engage Category: Biography
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  • The firm also pioneered the construction of light railways along district roads in India, to serve as feeders of the main lines. Many ...n, Birmingham, and Calcutta, he took a leading part in the construction of railways, waterworks, and public buildings throughout Upper India, and in developing
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  • ...y of surveying and engineering, he was engaged for two years on surveys of railways in England and Portugal. offered the appointment of Engineer-in-chief to the Egyptian Government Railways, in succession to Mr. Lee-Smith, and in
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  • ...appointed assistant to the workshop superintendent of the Egyptian State Railways. Later he assisted the superintendent of the Luxor-Assouan extension, who Category: Biography
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  • For twenty years he was consulting engineer to the Imperial Japanese Railways, and he invented a self-generating electric locomotive and an electric haul For twenty years he was consulting engineer to the Imperial Japanese Railways. At one time he was interested in electric traction, and invented a haulage
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  • ...for several years employed on the London & South Western and Great Eastern Railways under Mr. J. V. Gooch. Category: Biography
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  • ...Birmingham and Shropshire Union Railway and Canal CoShropshire Union railways, which were opened in the year 1849, after which Mr. Baker was appointed railways took place in 1846. It will thus be seen that Mr.
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  • ...ar 1857 he proceeded to Egypt, where he was engaged on the construction of railways, including a bridge over the River Nile at Beimar. Category: Biography
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  • ...February, 1862, to September, 1863, he was deputy-consulting engineer for railways, and subsequently was executive engineer at Ahmedabad and Khandesh, largely Category: Biography
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  • ...sides taking a leading part in the reorganisation of several other Swedish railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...olesworths Pocket-Book" and in preparing plans and estimates for colonial railways and other works. Category: Biography
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  • The business undertook a considerable amount of railways and docks work. Projects included the Millom harbour in Cumbria, and th Biography of Sir John Aird, ODNB
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  • ...ire belonging to his father, and was subsequently employed in constructing railways at various quarries in Wales and Cumberland. Category: Biography
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  • Director General of Indian Railways from 1882 to 1884 construction of metre-gauge railways in Rajputana, to facilitate
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  • ...ed to start building rolling-stock in those workshops for provincial light railways then projected, but not carried out until several years later; and this was ...the headworks, when, in April 1879, he was transferred to the Indian State Railways establishment, and posted to the Rajputana State Railway, as Deputy Locomot
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  • ...Reeves, of Westminster, and was engaged upon the construction of various railways, being responsible for the maintenance and running of the plant, among whic Category: Biography
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  • ...ch and holiday camp. The Railway utilised equipment mainly from the trench railways of the First World War which had in turn, been used to transport potatoes a ...ps, trades, businesses and characters – and of course, Louths long-closed railways and the people who worked on them.
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  • In 1879 he was made a resident engineer on the South Australian Railways, and took charge of the Port Augusta to Oodnadatta line as it was gradual ...rd from 1895 to 1899, and served as a Commissioner of the South Australian Railways from 1909 to 1916.
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  • ...in 1904 went to Burma as assistant locomotive superintendent on the Burma Railways. Three years later he returned to England and again established his own bus Category: Biography
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  • ...y chairman of the successor company, North Eastern RailwayNorth Eastern Railways, from 1855 to 1874 and chairman from 1874 to 1880, having encouraged its Category: Biography
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  • ...ompletion of Inner Circle, the Severn Tunnel Railway and many overseas railways. ...ruction of many important works both in this country and abroad, including railways, harbours, docks, bridges, drainage of districts, the Holyhead breakwater,
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  • and the Central Devon and Cornwall Railways. ..., Cornwall RailwayCornwall, and West Cornwall RailwayWest Cornwall Railways, including those of the Great Western Docks at Plymouth. He was
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  • Dictionary of National Biography, 1912 supplement ...the Punjab Northern (1874), the Rajputana (1875), and Neemuch (1878) state railways. On the opening of the Punjab Northern in 1883 he was mentioned in the list
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  • ...onsiderable extensions to the firms steel plant, quarries, harbour works, railways, etc. Category: Biography
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  • "improvements in the fastenings of rails for tramways and other similar light railways."London Gazette 23 May 1876 Category: Biography
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  • ...rned with the inspection of materials for export, particularly for foreign railways, on behalf of various consulting engineers. Category: Biography
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  • ...John Schreck, 22, of Alsatian origin, was employed in the construction of railways and his mother, Louise Fish, 22, born Aubigne, is unemployed. Category: Biography
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  • ...ay system would be very valuable in such a country, with bad roads and few railways; and relinquishing his connection with the business at Coventry, he succeed Category: Biography
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  • ...ng the succeeding ascent.Engineers and Mechanics Encyclopedia 1839: Railways: Richard Badnall Category: Biography
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  • In 1929 Robert left to tour railways in Canada and USA. ...cal engineer. Kilmarnock, of the former L.M.S.R. after the grouping of the railways, and joined Beyer, Peacock and CoBeyer Peacock and Co., Ltd., as gener
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  • He turned his attention to the building of railways in the South of France and Switzerland, and by wonderful industry, great po Category: Biography
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  • ...American Dredging Co., Panama Canal, 1887-8; Construction Chilian State Railways, 1888-92; private practice, 1892-6; Aguas Blancas Railway, 1896-1900; Category: Biography
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  • ...like notice in respect of the invention of "improvements in crossings for railways." As set forth in his petition recorded in the said office on the 29th day Category: Biography
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  • ...ent in theoretical study he entered the service of the Ceylon Government Railways, but in 1912 he proceeded to Chile to take up an appointment as engineer Category: Biography
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  • 1857 He published "A New Plan for Street Railways". 1860 Thomas Webster Rammell gained a patent on improvements to pneumatic railways and tubesLondon Gazette Issue 22792, 27 November 1863.
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  • ...nd in 1867 he was appointed by H.M. Treasury as inspecting engineer in the Railways (Ireland) Commission. Since that time he has been intimately associated wit Category: Biography
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  • ...in the county of Derby for "Improvements in the permanent way of railways"London Gazette 17 Oct 1856 Category: Biography
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  • ...loittes before becoming a stockbroker. He was best known as a financier of railways in the UK and internationally, and was chairman of the Great Central Rail Category: Biography
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  • ...in 1887, acting locomotive superintendent of the New Zealand Government Railways. On January 1, 1887, he was also invited to become part-time lecturer in ...ous reports, on various engineering and allied matters, to the New Zealand Railways Administration, and to the New Zealand Government. He retired in 1923, and
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  • ...then took up an engineering appointment with the Federated Malay States Railways at Kuala Lumpur, and this position he retained up to the time of his deat Category: Biography
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  • ...lways and other roads;" Engineers and Mechanics Encyclopedia 1839: Railways: William and E. W. Chapman Timothy Hackworth and the Locomoti Category: Biography
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  • ...nties Bank, Ltd., of the Swansea and Mumbles RailwaySwansea and Mumbles Railways, Ltd., and of the Swansea Gas Light Co. He was elected Mayor of Swans Category: Biography
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  • ...were occupied in routine duties and in the construction of roads, bridges, railways, wharves and jetties. In 1883, Mr. Robins accepted a position on the staff ...osition of Chief Engineer of Ways and Works of the Gold Coast Government Railways for several years. Mr. Robins retired some time ago and, of late years, h
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  • ...Mr. Mackintosh found employment as draughtsman with the Natal Government Railways and the Consolidated Johannesburg Investment Co. Category: Biography
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  • On the amalgamation of the railways in 1923 he was appointed assistant mechanical engineer and assistant motive Category: Biography
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  • About the year 1823, when railways, as means of conveyance, Perth and Dundee railways, in connexion with which latter, he
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  • ...n took up an appointment as sectional engineer to the British Borneo State Railways, in whose service he remained to the end of his career. Mr. Logie, whose de Category: Biography
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  • ...nt to the general manager. From 1910 to 1920 he was connected with various railways in the Argentine and Peru, and made a special study of the lubrication of r Category: Biography
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  • ...Ed. Private School for Woolwich Academy. Went to Canada, 1872; employed on railways and. private engineering works, until 1880; appointed Assistant Engineer on Category: Biography
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  • ...h October 1826. His father was a coach builder and mail contractor; and as railways gradually superseded coaches, he transformed his business into that of a ra Category: Biography
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  • ...mpany has no big schemes in view. In fact, the whole electrical outlook on railways in this country is, at the moment, distinctly gloomy. The York to Newcastle ...with questions of electric supply and the electrification of tramways and railways - in particular with the electrification of the London County Council and t
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  • ...ry and Norwich, Waveney Valley, Norwich and Spalding, and Eastern Counties Railways, Harwich Pier, &c. ...f country suitable for a railway. He was engaged on surveys and reports on railways, harbour and reclamation works in Asia Minor, Belgium, Denmark and Russia.
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  • ...n appointment as works manager to the Beira and Mashonaland and Rhodesia Railways, which he relinquished in 1920 to return to the college at Durban as lect Category: Biography
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  • ...Greenwich and London and Blackwall RailwayBlackwall RailwayBlackwall Railways preceded the North London, they were far shorter and had complete control ...North and South Western Junction Railway by two of the large northern railways, and became the
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  • ...d partly on the works of the Ladysmith extension of the Natal Government Railways. Category: Biography
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  • He took an active part in the promotion of various railways in the district, especially the Oxford Worcester and Wolverhampton Railway, Category: Biography
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  • ...of which he had charge included the standardisation of the stock of Indian Railways and the programme of conversion of Indian locomotives to superheated steam. ...directed to the standardization of carriage and wagon stock for the Indian railways and the conversion of locomotives in India to the use of superheated steam.
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  • of locomotives and rolling-stock for the Indian railways. ...el and Company’s staff, in connection with inspection! work for the Indian railways. After some little time on this, he was, in 1903, called up to the head off
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  • c.1864 Worked for Smith, Knight and Co constructing railways in Mexico ...the fish-joint, which under various modifications has been adopted on all railways, and to its improvement and development he devoted years of study and labou
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  • ...of coal in brick making and lime burning and in the construction of early railways. The operation of farms to provide horses and fodder. Darbys company conti Category: Biography
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  • ...experience in the locomotive repair shops of the New Zealand Government Railways, and in 1892 he entered upon his final position at Moscow, which he held Category: Biography
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  • ...ton in the Transvaal. He was next in the service of the Natal Government Railways for some years and later was with Hubert Davies and CoHubert Davies an Category: Biography
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  • ...short time he was connected with the Indian State RailwaysIndian State railways, under General Strachey, and in the year 1873 was appointed Architect to Category: Biography
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  • ...inspection of cast iron segments for lining the tunnels of the London tube railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...BELL had considerable experience of electric traction with the Underground Railways in London. Category: Biography
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  • ...n the continent, superintending the fitting of automatic brakes on various railways Category: Biography
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  • ...wn for his patented Adams Axle — a successful radial axle design in use on railways in Britain until the end of steam traction in 1968 — and the railway fish ...; William Adams was a coach makerBMD 1871 censusBiography of William Bridges Adams, ODNB
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  • ...of inspector of mechanical and electrical signalling on the Perak State Railways. Six years later he became chief telegraph engineer in the Post and Teleg Category: Biography
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  • ...rivate practice with H. Michell Whitley, M.Inst.C.E., laying out projected railways for Parl Bills; 1888 Contractors Agent, Indian Midland Railway. Category: Biography
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  • He was one of the earliest to recommend and adopt wooden sleepers for railways in preference to stone blocks, which at that time (1839) were commonly used Category: Biography
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  • ...s, travelled widely, visiting the works of the principal English and Irish railways besides those of prominent locomotive builders. He severed his connection w Category: Biography
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  • ...London and North Eastern Railway, and its final merger in the British Railways system. Category: Biography
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  • ...ssistant works engineer on the construction of the Gold Coast Government Railways, and assistant mechanical and electrical engineer to the Devonport Elec Category: Biography
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  • ...changed to Rendel, Palmer and TrittonRendel, Palmer, and TrittonBiography of Alexander Meadows Rendel, ODNB ...1857-58; Member of the Commission to determine the narrow gauge for Indian Railways, 1870; designed the Sukkur bridge over the Indus; is now Consulting Enginee
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  • Calthrop was a notable promoter and builder of narrow gauge railways, especially of 2 ft 6 in gauge, and was especially prominent in India. His ...ntry. This led him to chairing a Government committee to investigate light railways throughout India. He then published a pamphlet entitled A System of Standar
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  • ...Assistant to Major H. F. Stephens, Tonbridge. Prepared schemes for new railways in Kent, Devon and Cornwall, including Calstock Concrete Viaduct on River T Category: Biography
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  • of railways. The development of these M. Perdonnet furthered course of lectures on the construction of railways. His Traite des
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  • ...two years as a fitter in the shops of the Western Australian Government Railways. He then went into partnership with his brother and established the firm Category: Biography
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  • ...ary surveys of the Birmingham and Liverpool, and the London and Birmingham Railways. ...k, under whom he was employed for a period of ten years upon most of the railways projected by that engineer.
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  • ...on engineer to the Underground Electric Railways CoUnderground Electric Railways Company, taking charge of lifts, stairways, ventilation, and general tube ..., Mr. Rowe was appointed an assistant engineer to the Underground Electric Railways of London, and had charge of the design and installation Of lift equipment,
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  • ...schemes and tenders and was closely concerned with the electrification of railways. In addition, instructions to the firms other drawing offices at Birmingha Category: Biography
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  • ...s father, who was agent and consulting engineer to the Egyptian Government Railways and Telegraphs and to the Port of Alexandria. In the capacity of manager of Category: Biography
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  • ...omotive foreman at Tweedmouth. He began his connection with Canada and its railways in 1912 and in the following year was appointed mechanical engineer with th Category: Biography
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  • ...the Stockton and Darlington RailwayStockton and Darlington and other railways in England and the south of France, for a period of 10 years. Category: Biography
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  • ...hree locomotives, which were the first introduced on the earliest of Irish railways, the Dublin and Kingstown RailwayDublin and Kingstown. category: Biography
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  • ...oth during its independent existence and after its absorption into British Railways. He received his technical education (which extended over eight years, from Category: Biography
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  • ...On his third return he accepted the appointment of government Inspector of Railways under the Board of Trade, and shortly afterwards he was promoted to the ran From 1853 to 1877 he was continuously employed in inspecting new railways, reporting on railway accidents, and on numerous special services in the Un
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  • ...1851 and 1852 in assisting Count Adolphus Rosen in estimating for proposed railways in Sweden. Category: Biography
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  • Caledonian, and other important railways, and in attending Committees ...son, Brassey and MacKenzie for the Scottish Central and Scottish Midland Railways and the Castlecary
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  • ...r, Zanzibar City Waterworks. Rio Tinto Mining Company; Assistant Engineer, Railways; tacheometric survey, etc. Acting Colonial Engineer, St. Lucia, West Indies Category: Biography
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  • In 1874 he entered the service of the Victorian Government Railways, and served as an assistant on the survey and construction of new railways until September, 1876, when he accepted
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  • ..., M.Inst.C.E. Resident Engineer for E. S. Sinnott, M.Inst.C.E., on light railways and road widenings. 1904-17—A Member of the Civil Engineering Staff of Category: Biography
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  • ...re taking up an appointment as chief electrical engineer to the Rhodesia Railways. He relinquished this position in 1906 and returning to England renewed h Category: Biography
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  • He was Director of the Assam Railways & Trading Co. until about 1893. Category: Biography
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  • In 1857 Messrs. Neilson and Co.’s connection with Indian railways commenced, and in this railways ; on those of Africa and South America, as well as of
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  • ...e Telford premium, he was President of the Irish ICE. He designed numerous railways, canals, docks etc. throughout Ireland, including the new Spencer docks in Category: Biography
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  • ...Ship Canal, and was on the resident engineers staff for the deviation of railways. He joined his fathers business in 1889...More. Category: Biography
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  • ...Daft Electric Co. and, as such, superintended the construction of electric railways in various parts of the United States. Category: Biography
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  • ...ry or apparatus for working and inter-locking points and signals on railways."London Gazette 30 Sept 1873 Category: Biography
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  • 1851 Robert Weatherburn 39, inspector of railways (born Long Benton, Northumberland), lived in Hunslet, with Ann Weatherburn Category: Biography
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  • ...engineers. Tests for H. M. Government (most departments) and the principal railways. 1914 Whitakers Red Book Biography of David Kirkaldy, ODNB
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  • ...o the Canary Islands regarding the construction of harbour works, electric railways, etc. Category: Biography
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  • ...gineer-in-Charge of the Inchauga and Durban deviations, Natal Government Railways, 1890-3; acting. Borough Engineer to the Durban Corporation for seven mon Category: Biography
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  • ...strict locomotive superintendent of the Beira and Mashonaland and Rhodesia Railways at Umtali, and in the following year was transferred to the position of wor Category: Biography
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  • ...e acted for a time as an engine-driver on the then newly-opened Monkland RailwaysMonkland Railway. Category: Biography
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  • ...e benefit of more than a few months schooling. He found employment on the railways, as that mode of locomotion came into use; and moved from town to town, eac Category: Biography
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  • ...ailwayShrewsbury and North Wales, and the Harborne RailwayHarborne railways. ...principles. Under the pseudonym of “Hercules,” he wrote a work on “British Railways and Canals and Government Control,” which has been largely quoted. In add
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  • ...ention was being largely directed to the question of the safe operation of railways, and almost the first thing Mr. Graves was called upon to do in his new pos ...nd Tyne, and others which, combined, now make up one of the most important railways in the kingdom. The system of block-working established by Mr. Graves - the
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  • ...has been held in high repute by the French Admiralty and War offices, the railways, and mechanical establishments. They obtained a "Grand Prix" at the Paris E Category: Biography
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  • ...he began an apprenticeship in the locomotive works of the Cape Government Railways. During this period he also attended technical classes at Cape Town. Category: Biography
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  • ..., on being appointed by the War Office as inspector of iron structures and railways. This position was held until 1899, when he became President of the Egyptia Category: Biography
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  • On the opening up of railways in Japan, he decided to go out to the Far East, and in 1873 accepted a posi Category: Biography
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  • ...an appointment as assistant to the locomotive superintendent of the United Railways of Havana and began a connection which lasted for twenty-five years. Since Category: Biography
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  • Henry Deane (1847-1924) formerly Engineer-in-Chief for Railways in New South Wales Engineer-in-Chief for Railways, was engaged in the Government
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  • ...upervised the construction of large quantities of rolling stock for Indian railways. In 1909 he was appointed one of the three works managers at Messrs. John L Category: Biography
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  • ...erested in hydro-electric power transmissions, electric and other mountain railways in Switzerland and the contiguous countries, and in the electric lighthouse Category: Biography
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  • ...e took up the appointment of deputy locomotive superintendent to the State Railways. He became chief mechanical engineer eight years later, with responsibility Category: Biography
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  • ...his capacity he acted as resident engineer for the Union of South Africa Railways and Harbours, and for the Governments of the Sudan and New South Wales. I Category: Biography
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  • ...years experience in locomotive construction for the Nigerian Government Railways he entered the Toronto Works of Messrs. Massey-Harris in Manchester in 19 Category: Biography
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  • ...intendent to the North London, Great Eastern, and London and South Western Railways successively. Category: Biography
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  • ...d Selby Railway ; subsequently they supplied the bridges for several other railways, including the cast-iron bridge spanning the river Ribble at Preston, and v Category: Biography
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  • pioneers of railways, being a promoter of the Dublin and Kingstown with railways and gasworks in England, on the Continent and in America.
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  • In January 1891 he joined the locomotive staff of the Indian State Railways, and was transferred in the following year to the North Western Railway. He Category: Biography
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  • ...900, engineer and manager of the Barking electricity undertaking and light railways. Six years later he received a similar appointment with the West Ham Corpor Category: Biography
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  • ...Southern Railway, having occupied this position since the grouping of the railways in 1923. He was the son of Canon W. T. Jones, and was born in 1871 at Tilfo Category: Biography
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  • ...Tritton, consulting engineers, Westminster, and for the South African Railways. In this capacity he was closely concerned for six years with the inspect Category: Biography
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  • explorations and surveys for railways in the Rio Grande do Sul and Zealand, Mr. Bell acted as one of the valuers of the railways in the
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  • ...esbury and Buckingham, the March and Spalding, and the Stamford and Gibson railways. After the completion of the works on these lines he entered the service of Category: Biography
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  • ...stem from its earliest times by supplying the various locomotive works and railways with their requirements of material, there was a large field for his abilit Category: Biography
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  • ...ing was polymathic in his interests, and was active in the worlds of model railways, art and design, aeronautics, astronomy and photography, ships and ship mod Category: Biography
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  • ...other ways, which improvements are also applicable to carriages used upon railways. Sealed 12th June. Liverpool Mercury, 6 July 1847 Category: Biography
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  • ...ed in 1839. From this time he turned his attention to the proliferation of railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...hom he supervised a considerable amount of contract work for South America railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...ad spent many years in Mexico, where he was engaged on the construction of railways. Born on September 21, 1862, he served a pupilage of five years, from 1874 Category: Biography
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  • ...d Coleraine, Belfast and Ballymena, Londonderry and Enniskillen, and other railways. During his professional training he had the advantage of an extended and v ...shed several Engineering Papers, including one on The Comparative Costs of Railways and Macadamized Roads,” and another On a Description of Improved Railroad
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  • ...ith some of the heaviest tunnelling and embankment work connected with the railways of that country. Category: Biography
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  • Leamington and Coventry, and the Nuneaton and Coventry railways. Before the completion of the last-mentioned railways
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  • ...ssistant engineer on the Glasgow and Paisley Joint RailwayGlasgow Joint Railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...Murphy (c1831-1926) of Nova Scotia, One time chief engineer for projected railways in Nova Scotia. Category: Biography
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  • ...in 1896, where he built for Messrs. Cox Brothers a sugar factory and light railways in connection therewith. Category: Biography
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  • ...of the Province of TarapacB, from Peru, in 1879, was left in charge of the railways which connect the nitrate of soda lands of Tarapach with the seaports of Iq ...s, was ordered to take the construction into his own hands, and finish the railways at the cost of the Government. This was a highly responsible and laborious
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  • ...Colonel Crozier, R.E., where under his care a considerable portion of the railways in the arsenal were re-arranged and relaid, a work much required owing to t ...efences, and in the supply of material and general supervision of military railways in this country and in Egypt and the Soudan. For the latter service he was
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  • ...the Transactions of the Royal Engineers, late editions of popular works on railways, rails, locomotive engines, bridges, civil engineering, carpenty, &c., by P Category: Biography
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  • .... But before the transfer the subject of opr memoir had gone to the Welsh railways, subsequently .becoming manager of the Shrewsbury and Hereford line, then l Category: Biography
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  • ...t several patents, some of which have been adopted as standards on various railways. Category: Biography
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  • 1868 Gave evidence to a Parliamentary Commission on railways in Natal. Category: Biography
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  • ...ling. In 1878 he worked out a system for electrical control on single-line railways. At one time he was associated with the Railway Electric Signals CoRailw Category: Biography
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  • ...onMr. T. R. Sherrington, consulting engineer to the Japanese Government Railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...ntly, for a brief period, he assisted the chief engineer of the Government railways on new construction. From 1913 to the end of his career he was closely asso Category: Biography
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  • ...g workshop engineer at Umtali on the Beira and Mashonaland and Rhodesian Railways. From 1915 until 1924 he was manager and chief engineer to Tekka Taipin Category: Biography
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  • ...cerned with the standardization of materials and rolling stock for Chinese railways. His work was officially recognized in 1918, when the Ministry awarded him Category: Biography
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  • this capacity he laid out several branch and other railways, incline Category: Biography
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  • ...mission to Roumania, he was appointed on April 1 director of the Roumanian Railways, and a large amount of railway construction was carried out under his direc Category: Biography
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  • ...lway came under the control of the London UndergroundLondon Underground Railways and he became Assistant Engineer to Zac Ellis KnappMr. Knapp, then C ...e electrification of the Melbourne suburban section of the Victorian State Railways and the construction of the power houses contingent thereto. On completing
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  • ...s acting as engineer to the Indian Midland Railway, and reporting on other railways, he carried out other engineering works in various parts of the empire. Fro preparing designs for railways worked on the atmospheric system,
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  • When volunteering for service on the Military Railways in Mesopotamia he was given the relative rank of Captain, and on Kut being Category: Biography
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  • with several other railways in Ireland, -as the Engineer-in-chief the Newry and Warrenpoint railways, the engineering and Parliamentary
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  • ...Brunel. For the most part Mr. Blakes professional career was devoted to railways; he was in charge of the working survey of the southern section of the Call Category: Biography
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  • for the Eastern Bengal and the Victorian Railways. He was roofs, etc., for several colonial railways. He also advised as to
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  • ...r to the Crown Agents for the Colonies, for the Mauritius Government Railways, to the Midland Railway Company of Western AustraliaMidland Railway Co Category: Biography
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  • ...ham, where were manufactured the carriage and wagon stock for many foreign railways. Category: Biography
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  • The carriage of mail on the railways began at a very early date, and Nathaniel built some mail vans in 1838 whic Category: Biography
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  • ...after 12 months rest, was appointed locomotive engineer to the Government Railways of New South Wales. He resigned in 1882, and after practising as a consulti Category: Biography
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  • ...e supervision of rotary converters for the Imperial Government and private railways in Japan. He returned to England in 1931 and in the same year entered the s Category: Biography
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  • ...he completion of his practical training in the workshops of the Government Railways in 1898 he was employed as a draughtsman with Cutter BrothersMessrs. Cut Category: Biography
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  • ...he construction of the Queenstown and Aliwal line of the Cape Government Railways. Category: Biography
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  • He was the son of William Woods Bey, of the Egyptian State Railways, and was born in Cairo in 1895 and came to England in 1909 to finish his Category: Biography
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  • as on plans for the Hadlow line, East London Railways, Axminster schemes for railways in many parts of the country, including the
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  • selecting and surveying lines for railways in Staffordshire. Category: Biography
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  • ...ngineering career abroad, almost the whole of which was in connection with railways in Spain. He was born in 1868, and, after serving his apprenticeship with Category: Biography
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  • ...on portions of the Great Western railway; from 1840 to 1842 in laying out railways at Merthyr Tydvil and Dowlais, as extensions of the Taff Vale railway; in 1 At about this period railways were beginning to: be introduced.
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  • ...nster, on the installation of electric lighting and electric brakes on the railways in Russia. Category: Biography
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  • ...rth London Extension railway, St. Pancras Railway Station, Hungarian railways &tc. Category: Biography
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  • ...Lombard St, London; wrote to the Editor of The Engineer concerning street railwaysThe Engineer 1857/01/23 railways. The carriages were to be of the same width as an
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  • ....P. (Past-President, Inst. C.E.) for the post of Engineer to the Jamaica RailwaysJamaica Railway ; a work of much difficulty, both on account of the inapt Category: Biography
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  • ...8, 1900. He for many years took a large share in the development of Indian railways, of several of which he was for a number of years London representative. He Category: Biography
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  • ...ng there until 1926. He then became general manager of the Havana Marine Railways, retaining this appointment until 1932 when once more, he returned to Por Category: Biography
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  • ...systems for electricity, compressed air and hydraulic systems, as well as railways, water supply , sewerage, etc ...rty years. During this time he carried out many important works, including railways, water supply, sewerage and electric lighting, an example of the latter bei
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  • ...ded to Australia, where he became engineer assistant to the Victoria State Railways in Melbourne. Category: Biography
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  • After the war he transferred to the Royal Air Force. He subsequently acted as railways representative to International Paint and Compositions CoThe Internation Category: Biography
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  • ...is. At the conclusion of hostilities he remained to become Commissioner of Railways for the - Transvaal and Orange River Colony, during which appointment he wa Category: Biography
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  • ...ncessions, Ltd., West Indies. 1908-16—General Manager of the copper, coal, railways and smelting works in Russia for the Spassky Copper Mines, Ltd. 19t 619— Category: Biography
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  • Railways, member of Russias supreme Category: Biography
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  • ...the " D.L." oil-fuel burner which is in use on one or two of the Argentine railways. Category: Biography
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  • on The Fixed Signals of Railways, by Mr. R. C. Rapier. In present rapid and safe travelling on railways is due in a great
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  • ..., and on the commencement of the construction of the Egyptian Delta Light Railways, he went out to Damanhour to take up the position of chief store-keeper and Category: Biography
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  • Inst. C.E., by whom he was employed on railways in the north of Ireland. Category: Biography
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  • Railway, Portishead Docks, and for the system of railways ...active work in 1868, Mr. Stileman became Engineer-in-Chief to the Furness Railways harbour and docks, consisting of an entrance-basin, 8.5 acres, with 100-fee
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  • ...sponsible for the introduction of long-burning signal lamps on the English railways. Category: Biography
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  • ...up by designing a number of experimental electric locomotives for elevated railways in New York. He subsequently invented the Sprague electric elevator, and, i Category: Biography
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  • ...dell and Sons and went on to complete many routes during the rise of the railways across England during the late 19th century, especially for the NER. ...and Tay Bridge Railways; new Dundee Tunnel and Station Works; East Norfolk Railways;. Montrose and Arbroath Railway; Ely and Newmarket Railway; Downham and Sto
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  • Rhymney Joint) Railways, and the Yate and Thornbury Branch of the Midland Railway. The latter work Category: Biography
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  • ...od Co., he eventually entered the electrical branch of the New South Wales Railways and Tramways. Category: Biography
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  • The name of Mr. Willans was closely identified with the electrical railways of this country, in which branch of engineering he had a wide and varied ex Category: Biography
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  • ...ctric tramway systems, and of the adoption of electric traction by certain railways, created special demands which had to be met during his management of the P Category: Biography
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  • ...to whom he was responsible for the installation of signals on underground railways. In 1931 he went into the motor business, in which he was engaged for three Category: Biography
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