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Bell, Henry

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  • Bell, Henry — SUBJECT AREA: Ports and shipping [br] b. 1767 Torphichen Mill, near Linlithgow, Scotland d. 1830 Helensburgh, Scotland [br] Scottish projector of the first steamboat service in Europe. [br] The son of Patrick Bell, a millwright, Henry had two… …   Biographical history of technology

  • Bell, Henry — ▪ Scottish engineer born 1767, Torphichen, Linlithgowshire, Scot. died Nov. 14, 1830, Helensburgh, Dumbartonshire  Scottish engineer who launched the first commercially successful steamship in Europe.       After serving apprenticeships as a… …   Universalium

  • BELL, HENRY —    bred a millwright, born in Linlithgowshire; the first who applied steam to navigation in Europe, applying it in a small steamboat called the Comet, driven by a three horse power engine (1767 1830) …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • BELL, HENRY GLASSFORD —    born in Glasgow, a lawyer and literary man, sheriff of Lanarkshire; wrote a vindication of Mary, Queen of Scots, and some volumes of poetry (1803 1874) …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Bell, Henry Glassford — (1805 1874)    Poet and historian, was a member of the Scottish Bar, and became Sheriff of Lanarkshire. He wrote a Life of Mary Queen of Scots (1830), strongly in her defence, and two vols. of poetry, Summer and Winter Hours (1831), and My Old… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • Bell, Henry Thomas Mackenzie — (b. 1856)    Poet and critic. Spring s Immortality and other Poems, Christina Rossetti, Pictures of Travel and other Poems (1898), Collected Poems (1901) …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • Henry Wilder Keyes — Henry W. Keyes Henry Wilder Keyes (* 23. Mai 1863 in Newbury, Orange County, Vermont; † 19. Februar 1938 in Haverhill, New Hampshire) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und von 1917 bis 1919 Go …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Henry Styles Bridges — (* 9. September 1898 in Pembroke, Washington County, Maine; † 26. November 1961 in Concord, New Hampshire) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und von 1935 bis 1937 Gouverneur des Bundesstaates New Hampshire. Zwischen 1937 und 1961 vertrat er… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Henry Bell (engineer) — Henry Bell (b. April 7 1767 d. March 14 1830) was a Scottish engineer who is famed for introducing the first successful passenger steamboat service in Europe.Early careerBell was born at Torphichen, Linlithgowshire and pioneered the development… …   Wikipedia

  • Bell (surname) — Bell is a surname, and may refer to many people.Family name name=BellA* Acton Bell, pseudonym of Anne Brontë * Adrian Bell, British farmer writer, father of Martin Bell * Alexander Graham Bell (1847 1922), inventor * Alexander Melville Bell,… …   Wikipedia

  • Henry William Blair — (* 6. Dezember 1834 in Campton, Grafton County, New Hampshire; † 14. März 1920 in Washington D.C.) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker ( …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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