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McKay, Donald

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    (1810-1890) Маккей, Доналд
    Инженер-судостроитель, специализировался на постройке клиперов. Его клипер "Грэйт рипаблик" [Great Republic] (1853) водоизмещением 4555 тонн для своего времени был самым крупным в мире судном этого класса. Распространение паровых двигателей вынудило его закрыть в 1855 свою бостонскую судоверфь

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  • McKay, Donald — ▪ American naval architect born Sept. 4, 1810, Nova Scotia died Sept. 20, 1880, Hamilton, Mass., U.S.       Canadian born naval architect and builder of the largest and fastest of the clipper ships.       After emigrating to New York City in 1827 …   Universalium

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  • Donald McKay — Donald McKay, Daguerreotypie von Southworth Hawes (um 1850) Donald McKay (* 4. September 1810 in Nova Scotia; † 20. September 1880 in Hamilton (Massachusetts)) war ein kanadisch amerikanischer Schiffbauer. 1827 wanderte McKay von Kanada nach N …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Donald McKay (politician) — Donald McKay (January 13, 1836 – January 2, 1895[1]) was a merchant and political figure in Prince Edward Island. He represented 2nd Queens in the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island from 1876 to 1886 and 1890 to 1893 as a Conservative… …   Wikipedia

  • McKay — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Adam McKay (* 1968), US amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur Al McKay (* 1948), US amerikanischer R B , Soul und Funk Gitarrist Allen McKay (* 1927), britischer Politiker Antonio… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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