Inventor of the world's first traffic lights. Engineer and railway manager from Nottingham.
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John Peake Knight
City of Westminster John Peake Knight, 1828 - 86, inventor of the world's fi...
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Civil engineer. Born Falkirk and studied at Glasgow University. Came to Londo...
It was built when it was found that there were low stocks of artillery - but ...
Engineer, specialising initially in carpentry and wood. Born near Durham.
There was a gun-manufacturing foundry at Windmill Hill, now Tabernacle Street...
Born Dartington, Devon. Engineer. Worked with railways and ships.Died on ho...
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12,210 brave WW1 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.
23,831 brave WW2 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.