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Braithwaite, John, the elder (bap. 1760, d. 1818), engineer and diver

William Ronald Braithwaite.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology; Environmental Science, Engineering, and Technology; Engineering (General); Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 755 words.

Braithwaite, John, the elder (bap. 1760, d. 1818), engineer and diver, was baptized at St Albans Abbey, Hertfordshire, on 20 July 1760, the second son of five children of William...

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Garland, Thomas Bland (1819–1892), engineer, businessman, and philanthropist

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Business and Management; Engineering (General). 3 words.

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Reece, Alan Richard (1927–2012), engineer, entrepreneur, and philanthropist

Paul L. Younger.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Engineering (General); Business and Management. 1079 words.

Reece, Alan Richard (1927–2012), engineer, entrepreneur, and philanthropist, was born on 7 March 1927 at the Princess Christian Maternity Home, 70 Alma Road, Windsor, the son of Richard...

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Taylor [née Ionn], Janet (1804–1870), teacher of navigation and supplier of nautical instruments

Susanna Fisher.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Science and Mathematics; Instruments and Instrumentation Engineering; World History; Travel and Holiday. 677 words.

Taylor [née Ionn], Janet (1804–1870), teacher of navigation and supplier of nautical instruments, was born on 13 May 1804 at Wolsingham, co. Durham, the sixth of eight children of the Revd...

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Walker, Richard Stuart (1918–1985), angler and engineer

Richard Ian Hunter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering (General); Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 1374 words.

Walker, Richard Stuart (1918–1985), angler and engineer, was born on 29 May 1918 at 16 Fishpond Road, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, the only child of Richard Harry Walker (1892–1956), government...

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Wright, Thomas (1839–1909), engineer and social commentator

Alastair J. Reid.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Engineering (General). 905 words.

Wright, Thomas (1839–1909), engineer and social commentator, was born on 12 April 1839 in Burlington Street, Liverpool, the eldest of at least three sons of Charles Wright, a blacksmith,...

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