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Baker, Sir Benjaminlocked

  • W. F. Spear
  • , revised by Mike Chrimes


Baker, Sir Benjamin (1840–1907), civil engineer, was born at Keyford, Frome, Somerset, on 31 March 1840, the son of Benjamin Baker and Sarah Hollis. His father, a native of co. Carlow, Ireland, became principal assistant at ironworks at Tondu, Glamorgan. After being educated at ...

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Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers