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Burney, Sir (Charles) Dennistoun, second baronet (1888–1968), marine and aeronautical engineer

W. D. Hackmann.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Mechanical Engineering and Materials; Engineering and Technology; Environmental Science, Engineering, and Technology. 1411 words.

Burney, Sir (Charles) Dennistoun, second baronet (1888–1968), marine and aeronautical engineer, was born in Bermuda on 28 December 1888, the only son among the three children of Sir Cecil...

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Elder, John (1824–1869)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Engineering and Technology; Environmental Science, Engineering, and Technology. 6 words.

See Randolph [formerly Randall], Charles

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Morton, Thomas (1781–1832), shipbuilder and inventor of a ship-building slip

R. B. Prosser.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Environmental Science, Engineering, and Technology. 622 words.

Morton, Thomas (1781–1832), shipbuilder and inventor of a ship-building slip, was born at Leith on 8 October 1781, the son of Hugh Morton, wright and builder. He appears to have worked for...

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Randolph [formerly Randall], Charles (1809–1878), marine engineer and shipbuilder

Michael S. Moss.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Engineering and Technology; Environmental Science, Engineering, and Technology. 2374 words.

Randolph [formerly Randall], Charles (1809–1878), marine engineer and shipbuilder, was born on 26 June 1809 in Stirling, the son of Charles Randall, bookseller, printer, and stationer, and...

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Rudyerd, John (fl. 1703–1709), builder of the second Eddystone lighthouse

James Hodge.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building; Engineering and Technology; Environmental Science, Engineering, and Technology; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 425 words.

Rudyerd, John (fl. 1703–1709), builder of the second Eddystone lighthouse, was one of a large and poor family. Little is known of his origins, except that he was born in Cornwall, probably...

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Yarrow, Sir Alfred Fernandez, first baronet (1842–1932), marine engineer and shipbuilder

Lionel Alexander Ritchie.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Engineering and Technology; Environmental Science, Engineering, and Technology. 1308 words.

Yarrow, Sir Alfred Fernandez, first baronet (1842–1932), marine engineer and shipbuilder, was born at 2 Bury Court, St Mary Axe, London, on 13 January 1842, the elder and only surviving son...

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