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Napier, David

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  • Napier, David — SUBJECT AREA: Paper and printing [br] b. 1785 Scotland d. 1873 [br] Scottish engineer who devised printing machinery incorporating important improvements. [br] Born in Scotland, Napier moved to London to set up an engineering workshop in St Giles …   Biographical history of technology

  • NAPIER D — UNITED KINGDOM (see also List of Individuals) 29.10.1790 Dumbarton/UK 23.11.1869 London/UK David Napier s father moved his workshop in 1802 to Glasgow. David recognized the potential of steam navigation and started working with his father at… …   Hydraulicians in Europe 1800-2000

  • David Napier (automotive engineer) — This article is about the automotive and aero engine manufacturer. For other people of the same name see David Napier (disambiguation) David Napier (1785–1873) was a Scottish engineer, notable for founding Napier Son, an early automotive and aero …   Wikipedia

  • David Napier (marine engineer) — This article is about the marine engineer. For other people of the same name see David Napier (disambiguation) David Napier (1790–1869) was a Scottish marine engineer. Napier began in his father s works at Camlachie and built the boiler for Henry …   Wikipedia

  • Napier & Son — Napier 60 hp de 1907 La David Napier Son Limited fue una marca de automóviles cuya actividad se dio entre el 1900 y 1924, siendo una de las pioneras en la industria automovilística británica. También fue la primera marca británica que conquistó… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Napier Deltic — engine at the National Railway Museum, York, UK The Napier Deltic engine is a British opposed piston valveless, two stroke diesel engine used in marine and locomotive applications, designed and produced by Napier Son. The cylinders were divided… …   Wikipedia

  • David Napier (disambiguation) — David Napier can refer to a number of people:* David Napier (automotive engineer) (1785 1873), automotive and airplane manufacturer. * David Napier (marine engineer) (1790 1869), marine engineer. * David Napier (ballsack) (1987 Present), ballsack …   Wikipedia

  • David Napier — is the name of: David Napier (automotive engineer) (1785–1873), Scottish engineer David Napier (marine engineer) (1790–1869), Scottish marine engineer David Napier (director), director of The War of Jenkins Ear This disambiguation page lists… …   Wikipedia

  • David Hill (author) — David Hill Born 1942 (age 68–69) Napier, NZ Occupation fiction writer children s writer playwright reviewer journalist Genres general fiction, young fiction David Hill (born 1942) is a New Zealand author, especially well known for his young… …   Wikipedia

  • Napier & Son — NAPIER Turbochargers Ltd. Unternehmensform Limited Gründung 1848 Auflösungsdatum …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Napier & Son — NAPIER Turbochargers Ltd. Rechtsform Limited Gründung 1848 Auflösung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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