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Thomas Telford

Person  Male  Born 9/8/1757  Died 2/9/1834

Categories: Architecture, Engineering

Countries: Scotland

Stonemason, architect and civil engineer. Born Eskdale, Dumfriesshire. Built roads, bridges and canals. An early nick-name was "Laughing Tam", later it was "Colossus of Roads". Telford New Town is named after him. Died at home at 24 Abingdon Street.

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