Reference Entry

Bentham, Samuel (1757-1831), naval architect and inventor

Catherine Pease-Watkin

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Early years and education | Russia, 1780-1791 | Inspector-general of naval works, 1796-1807 | Return to Russia and final years

Reference Entry.  3212 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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