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Handyside, Williamlocked

(1793–1850)
  • Mike Chrimes

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Handyside, William (1793–1850), engineer, was born on 25 July 1793, in Edinburgh, the eldest child of Hugh Handyside, ironmonger, and Margaret Baird. At the age of fifteen he became a pupil of a Mr White, a local architect, but did not complete his training. In 1810 his uncle, ...

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Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers