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Worked for Messrs Rennie for 3 years as a civil and mechanical engineer
then worked in Sweden for 6 months
returned to Scotland and served as resident engineer on the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway
c.1844 Practiced as a civil engineer
1849 of Edinburgh when he became a member of Inst Civil Engineers
1864 of 16, Sumner Place, Onslow-Square, London