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Froude, William (1810–1879), engineer and naval architect

David K. Brown and Andrew Lambert

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780195130751
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/10204
Froude, William (1810–1879), engineer and naval architect

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Froude, William (1810–1879), engineer and naval architect, fourth son of Robert Hurrell Froude (1770/71–1859), archdeacon of Totnes, and Margaret, née Spedding (1774/5–1821), was born at Dartington parsonage on 28 November 1810. (Richard) Hurrell Froude (1803–1836) and James Anthony Froude (1818–1894) were his brothers. He was educated at ...

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Subjects: Military History ; Naval Forces and Warfare ; Engineering (General)

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