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date: 10 August 2020

Hodgkinson, Eatonlocked

  • Donald Cardwell


Hodgkinson, Eaton (1789–1861), structural engineer, was born on 26 February 1789 at Anderton, near Northwich, Cheshire, the son of James Hodgkinson (1756–1794), a farmer, and his wife, Mary (1767–1835). He had two sisters. Originally intended for the church, he was enrolled at John Dean's Grammar School...

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University College, London
Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers
C. C. Gillispie & F. L. Holmes, eds., , 16 vols. (1970–80); repr. in 8 vols. (1981); 2 vol. suppl. (1990)