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Lindley, Williamlocked

  • Ryszard Żelichowski


Lindley, William (1808–1900), civil engineer, was born on 7 September 1808 at 1 Surrey Square, Old Kent Road, London, the youngest of four children of Joseph Lindley (1756–1808), of Heath, Yorkshire, a topographical writer, and his wife, Catherine (1772–1845), the eldest daughter of ...

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Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers