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Napier, Robert

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  • Napier, Robert — SUBJECT AREA: Ports and shipping [br] b. 18 June 1791 Dumbarton, Scotland d. 23 June 1876 Shandon, Dunbartonshire, Scotland [br] Scottish shipbuilder one of the greatest shipbuilders of all time, known as the father of Clyde shipbuilding. [br]… …   Biographical history of technology

  • Napier, Robert Napier, 1st Baron — ▪ British field marshal born Dec. 6, 1810, Colombo, Ceylon [now Sri Lanka] died Jan. 14, 1890, London, Eng.       British field marshal, who had a distinguished military and civil engineering career in India and commanded military expeditions to… …   Universalium

  • Robert Napier & Sons — Robert Napier. Robert Napier Sons war ein Maschinen und Schiffbauunternehmen in Govan, Glasgow in Schottland. Das Unternehmen bestand von 1811 bis 1900 und gilt als Wegbereiter im Dampfschiffsbau und als Schrittmacher des Schiffbaus am Fluss… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Robert Cornelis Napier — Robert Cornelis Napier, 1. Baron Napier von Magdala Robert Cornelis Napier, 1. Baron Napier von Magdala, GCB, GCSI, CIE, (* 6. Dezember 1810 in Colombo; † 14. Januar 1890 in London) war ein …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Robert Cornelis Napier, 1. Baron Napier of Magdala — Robert Cornelis Napier, 1. Baron Napier von Magdala Robert Cornelis Napier, 1. Baron Napier von Magdala, GCB, GCSI, CIE, (* 6. Dezember 1810 in Colombo; † 14. Januar 1890 in London) war ein …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Robert Cornelis Napier, 1. Baron Napier von Magdala — Robert Cornelis Napier, 1. Baron Napier von Magdala, GCB, GCSI, CIE, (* 6. Dezember 1810 in Colombo; † 14. Januar 1890 in London) war ein …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • NAPIER R — UNITED KINGDOM (see also List of Individuals) 18.6.1791 Dumbarton/UK 23.6.1876 Shandon/UK Robert Napier served an apprenticeship with his father. In 1815 he commenced business in Glasgow; it expanded through the preparedness to build steam… …   Hydraulicians in Europe 1800-2000

  • Robert Napier (1er baron Napier de Magdala) — Field Marshal Robert Cornelis Napier Naissance 6 décembre 1810 Ceylan …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Robert Napier (engineer) — Robert Napier (21 June 1791 23 June 1876) was a Scottish engineer, and is often called The Father of Clyde Shipbuilding . Early lifeRobert Napier was born in Dumbarton at the height of the Industrial Revolution, to James and Jean Napier. James… …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Stigwood — (born April 16, 1934 in Adelaide, South Australia) is an Australian born impresario and entertainment entrepreneur. In the 1960s and 1970s he was one of the most successful figures in the entertainment world, through his management of music… …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Napier, 1. Baron Napier of Magdala — Robert Cornelis Napier, 1. Baron Napier von Magdala Robert Cornelis Napier, 1. Baron Napier von Magdala, GCB, GCSI, CIE, (* 6. Dezember 1810 in Colombo; † 14. Januar …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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