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Stephenson

1. George. 1781--1848, British inventor of the first successful steam locomotive (1814); constructed the first railway line to carry passengers, the Stockton and Darlington Railway (opened 1825)
2. his son, Robert. 1803--59, British engineer, noted for his construction of railway bridges and viaducts, esp the tubular bridge over the Menai Strait
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Pioneers of the early America railroad companies reportedly visited Stephenson to learn about his design, and roughly the first dozen American locomotives were purchased from Stephenson.
Although Harold "Steve" Stephenson shone, Somerset stubbornly came bottom of the County Championship between 1952-55.
The project will extend Stephenson Avenue from Scarborough Beach Road to Cedric Street and connect key activity hubs, including Westfield Innaloo Shopping Centre, the Osborne Park industrial area and the Stirling City Centre.
But the truth was the apparently frail wheelchair using 60-year-old pervert was a malingerer and a conman who was putting on an act with the help of wife, Wendy Stephenson - who eventually told police about the sham.
Miss Richardson said: "The prosecution sought its own report and on August 22, 2016 Dr Tyrer concluded that Mr Stephenson was unfit to plead.
For Stephenson, it was a bitter pill to swallow and got the28-year-old cager pretty emotional where he eventually cried.
Before assuming her current position, Stephenson spent nine years as associate general counsel at Minneapolis-based Sherman Associates.
In it, Stephenson sketched out designs and a budget for the Stockton and Darlington Railway, the world's first public steam rail service, which became the blueprint for railways that followed.
In it, Stephenson sketched out designs and a budget for theStockton and Darlington Railway, the world's first public steam rail service, which became the blueprint for railways that followed.
Although her GP tried to reduce her prescription for Oxycodone - a painkiller in the Codeine family - Miss Stephenson would ask for more medication and began researching ways of buying it off the internet.
The four-person band is made up of Ethan Stephenson, Robert Russell, Timothy Fischer and Gray Whaley.
Police believe the satnav system directing Adam Stephenson had told the 30-year-old to perform a U-turn as he drove his relatives back to their holiday rental home near Titusville, Florida.