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Bentinck, John Albert (1737–1775), naval officer and inventor of mechanical devices

Randolph Cock.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Engineering and Technology; Mechanical Engineering and Materials. 1044 words.

Bentinck, John Albert (1737–1775), naval officer and inventor of mechanical devices, was born on 29 December 1737, the second son of William, Count Bentinck (1704–1774) and Countess...

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Bishop, Richard Evelyn Donohue [Dick] (1925–1989), mechanical engineer and naval architect

W. Geraint Price.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mechanical Engineering and Materials; Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare. 835 words.

Bishop, Richard Evelyn Donohue [Dick] (1925–1989), mechanical engineer and naval architect, was born on 1 January 1925 in Lewisham, London, the elder son (there were no daughters) of Norman...

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Green, William Pringle (1785–1846), naval officer and mechanical engineer

James Burnley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Mechanical Engineering and Materials. 510 words.

Green, William Pringle (1785–1846), naval officer and mechanical engineer, was born apparently at Halifax, Nova Scotia, the eldest son of Benjamin Green (d. 1794), treasurer of the province...

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Maceroni, Francis [known as Count Maceroni] (1788–1846), soldier and mechanical inventor

H. M. Chichester.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Engineering and Technology; Mechanical Engineering and Materials. 1105 words.

Maceroni, Francis [known as Count Maceroni] (1788–1846), soldier and mechanical inventor, was born in the suburbs of Manchester. His father, Peter Augustus Maceroni, with two brothers, had...

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Rolt, Anthony Peter Roylance [Tony] (1918–2008), soldier, racing driver, and engineer

David Thoms.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Mechanical Engineering and Materials; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 1017 words.

Rolt, Anthony Peter Roylance [Tony] (1918–2008), soldier, racing driver, and engineer, was born on 16 October 1918 at Forest Lodge, Hollywater, Alton, Hampshire, the fourth child and only...

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Wallace, William Arthur James (1842–1902), army officer and railway engineer

R. H. Vetch.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mechanical Engineering and Materials; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 650 words.

Wallace, William Arthur James (1842–1902), army officer and railway engineer, was born at Kingstown, co. Dublin, on 4 January 1842, the son of William James Wallace JP of co. Wexford....

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