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Walker, Charles Vincentlocked

(1812–1882)
  • Anita McConnell

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Walker, Charles Vincent (1812–1882), technical editor and electrical engineer, was born on 20 March 1812 in Marylebone, Middlesex, the son of Vincent Walker and his wife Ann, née Blake. Details of his education are unknown, although he was said to have been trained as an engineer. By 1838 he was drawn to the study of electricity, and was a founder and active member of the ...

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