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* Laid out the original [[Swindon Works]]
 
* Laid out the original [[Swindon Works]]
 
* Designed locomotives [[Firefly 1840]], [[Great Western 1846]] and heavy 4-4-0ST design for use west of Exeter.
 
* Designed locomotives [[Firefly 1840]], [[Great Western 1846]] and heavy 4-4-0ST design for use west of Exeter.
* Left GWR in 1864 to supervise laying of Atlantic cable but returned the next year as Chairman until his death<ref>[[Chris de Winter Hebron]], 50 Famous Railwaymen, 2005</ref>
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* Left GWR in 1864 to supervise laying of Atlantic cable but returned the next year as Chairman until his death
  
== Notes ==
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==Sources of Information==
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Chris de Winter Hebron, 50 Famous Railwaymen, 2005

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1816-1889. Born at Bedlington. Locomotive Engineer and Manager

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Sources of Information

Chris de Winter Hebron, 50 Famous Railwaymen, 2005