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Bruce, Sir George Barclay (1821–1908), civil engineer

W. F. Spear

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/32133

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Bruce, Sir George Barclay (1821–1908), civil engineer, was born at Newcastle upon Tyne on 1 October 1821, the younger son of John Bruce (1775–1834), founder of the Percy Street Academy there, and Mary Jack. John Collingwood Bruce was his eldest brother. Robert Stephenson...

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