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Charles Blacker Vignoles

Early British railway engineer.

Biographical Information

Name: Charles Blacker Vignoles
Born on 31 May 1793 in , County Wexford, Ireland, Europe
Deceased on 17 November 1875 in , 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

Participation in the following structures & large-scale projects:

designer

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Bibliography

  1. Vignoles, Charles Blacker (1977): Observations upon the Floridas. University Press of Florida.
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  • Person-ID
    1001986
  • Date created
    30/09/2002
  • Last Update
    22/07/2014