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Isambard Kingdom Brunel
Birthday
BirthplacePortsmouth, England
Died
NationalityBritish
EducationLycée Henri-IV University of Caen

Brunel

1. Isambard Kingdom . 1806--59, English engineer: designer of the Clifton Suspension Bridge (1828), many railway lines, tunnels, bridges, etc., and the steamships Great Western (1838), Great Britain (1845), and Great Eastern (1858)
2. his father, Sir Marc Isambard. 1769--1849, French engineer in England
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The Queen sits next to Isambard Thomas, great great great grandson of Isambard Kingdom Brunel, travelling from Slough to Paddington Station
com) Twitter users who are clearly unfamiliar with Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the man who was responsible for England's Industrial Revolution, thought Branagh was dressed as "Abe Lincoln.
Transport Secretary Philip Hammond and Network Rail chief executive David Higgins unveiled the largest re-vamp of the railway since it was built by Isambard Kingdom Brunel 175 years ago.
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A Bristol galvanizing company has commemorated the birth of Isambard Kingdom Brunel by Hot Dip galvanizing a replica steam train.
Brunel by Annabel Gillings (a BBC television producer of Science and History programs) is the biography of Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806-59) whose life and work as an entrepreneurial Victorian engineer in England is nothing short of impressive.
The book was chosen to coincide with the bicentennial celebrations of the birth of engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel, who did much of his work in south-west England, The Guardian said.
And fortunately Alec French Architects have avoided the temptation to do so in the company of the SS Great Britain; the iron-hulled, steam-powered, screw-propeller-driven liner, designed and built in Bristol in the mid-1800s by legendary engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel.
Top Gear presenter Clarkson caught Charles's eye when he presented a programme on Isambard Kingdom Brunel for the BBC's 100 Great Britons.
THE gamble on Isambard Kingdom Brunel for Great Briton has gathered pace, writes Paul Kealy.
The career of a more celebrated Victorian technologist is revisited by the eminent historian of technology Angus Buchanan in Brunel: The Life and Times of Isambard Kingdom Brunel (Hambledon & London, 19.
In Khedoori's untitled zodiac, instruments of progress hatched in the golden age of engineering - from Mason-Dixon to Isambard Kingdom Brunel - reappear as empty chrysalises.