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Jennings, (Josiah) George (1810–1882), sanitary engineer

David J. Eveleigh.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Engineering (General). 2253 words.

Jennings, (Josiah) George (1810–1882), sanitary engineer, was born at Eling, Hampshire, on 10 November 1810, the eldest son of Joseph Jennings (1771–1824), plumber, and his wife, Mary...

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Shanks, John (1825–1895), sanitary engineer

David J. Eveleigh.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Engineering (General). 1905 words.

Shanks, John (1825–1895), sanitary engineer, was born in Stonefield, Paisley, Renfrewshire, on 22 December 1825, the eldest son of William Shanks, a handloom weaver and later a church...

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