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Alois Negrelli

Austrian engineer and pioneer in road and bridge construction in Austria, Switzerland and Italy. Designer of the Suez Canal.

Biographical Information

Name: Alois Negrelli
Born on 23 January 1799 in , Trento, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy, Europe
Deceased on 1 October 1858 in , Austria, Europe
1850

Knighted by the Austrian emperor. He chooses the title "von Moldelbe" (combining the river names Moldau and Elbe) as his title of nobility. This caused quite a stir as it put emphasis on his Bohemian heritage.

Structures and Projects

Participation in the following structures & large-scale projects:

designer
engineer

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  • About this
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  • Person-ID
    1003104
  • Date created
    06/12/2003
  • Last Update
    22/07/2014