Cubitt, Sir William (1785–1861), civil engineer and millwright, was born at Dilham, Norfolk, the son of Joseph Cubitt, miller, and his wife, Hannah, née Lubbock. He was educated at Dilham village school, and also had access to the libraries of two local clergymen, ...
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Subjects: Manufacturing ; History of Manufacturing and Construction ; Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building
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