Early British railway engineer.
|Name:||Charles Blacker Vignoles|
|Born on||31 May 1793 in Woodbrook, County Wexford, Ireland, Europe|
|Deceased on||17 November 1875 in Hythe, Hampshire, South East England, England, United Kingdom, Europe|
Notes & Comments
Charles Blacker Vignoles is also the designer of the typical flat-bottom rail section now standard on railway tracks used around the world.
Structures and Projects
- Hindostanee Railway. Appendix To Discussion on The State Railways of India. In: Minutes of the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, v. 35, n. 1873-1 ( 1873), pp. 476-519. (1873):
- Observations upon the Floridas. University Press of Florida. (1977):
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