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Locke

1. John. 1632--1704, English philosopher, who discussed the concept of empiricism in his Essay Concerning Human Understanding (1690). He influenced political thought, esp in France and America, with his Two Treatises on Government (1690), in which he sanctioned the right to revolt
2. Matthew. ?1630--77, English composer, esp of works for the stage
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He learned his trade as a railway engineer working under joseph Locke, from whom he acquired the life-long principle of making meticulous and economical estimates and then working within them.
Records from Isambard Kingdom Brunel, Robert Stephenson, Joseph Locke and William Henry Barlow, among other architectural and engineering leaders, are featured on the site.
George Stephenson was appointed chief engineer and his assistant Joseph Locke was sent to lay out the line.