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Fowke, Francis (1823-1865), engineer and architect

Henry Manners Chichester and Dale Dishon

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/10002
Fowke, Francis (1823-1865), engineer and architect


Fowke, Francis (1823-1865), engineer and architect, was born on 7 July 1823 at Ballysillan, Belfast, the eldest of the three children of John Fowke (1794-1851), lieutenant in the 68th regiment of foot, and his first wife, Jane (1794-1827), daughter of John Stevenson Ferguson and his wife, Ellen. He was educated ...

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