Thomas Telford


Thomas Telford
Thomas Telford [Thomas Telford]
(1757–1834) a Scottish engineer who designed many bridges, canals and roads in Britain. Among his best-known achievements are the ↑Caledonian Canal in northern Scotland and the ↑Menai Strait Bridge in north Wales. Many of his bridges are still in use.

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