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Harrison, Thomas Elliotlocked

(1808–1888)
  • David Brooke

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Harrison, Thomas Elliot (1808–1888), civil and mechanical engineer, was born on 4 April 1808 in Fulham, Middlesex, the son of William Harrison, an official at Somerset House. Shortly after his birth his father moved to Sunderland in order to establish a shipbuilding firm and promote local mineral railways. Thus ...

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Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers