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Dredge, James (1840–1906), civil engineer and journalist

W. F. Spear.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building. 468 words.

Dredge, James (1840–1906), civil engineer and journalist, was born in Bath on 29 July 1840, the younger son of James Dredge and his wife, Anne Vine. The elder James Dredge was an engineer...

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Williams, John Shoebridge

Bret E. Carroll.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Mysticism; Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building. 1161 words.

Williams, John Shoebridge (31 July 1790–22 April 1878), civil engineer, magazine editor, and spiritualist, was born in Newport, Carteret County, North Carolina, the son of Welsh immigrant...

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