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Thomas Telford (1757-1834), Engineer

Sitter in 11 portraits
Civil engineer. He designed and built numerous canals, bridges, roads and harbours throughout Britain. His greatest engineering achievements include the Caledonian Canal, the Chirk Aqueduct and the Menai Bridge. He was a close friend of Thomas Campbell and Robert Southey.

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2515(67)

Thomas Telford

by William Brockedon
pencil and chalk, 1834
NPG 2515(67)

1075

Men of Science Living in 1807-8

by Sir John Gilbert, and Frederick John Skill, and William Walker, and Elizabeth Walker (nee Reynolds)
pencil and wash, 1858-1862
NPG 1075

1075a

Engraving after 'Men of Science Living in 1807-8'

by George Zobel, and William Walker
engraving, 1862
NPG 1075a

D6934

Thomas Telford

by William Camden Edwards, after Samuel Lane
line engraving, 1820s-1830s
NPG D6934

D1381

Thomas Telford

by William Raddon, after Samuel Lane
engraving, published 1831 (1820-1822)
NPG D1381

D6933

Thomas Telford

by William Raddon, after Samuel Lane
line engraving, published 1831
NPG D6933

D40502

Thomas Telford

by William Camden Edwards, after Samuel Lane
line engraving, 1820s-1830s
NPG D40502

D6935

Thomas Telford

by William Camden Edwards, after Samuel Lane
line engraving, 1820s-1830s
NPG D6935

D6936

Thomas Telford

by William Camden Edwards, after Samuel Lane
line engraving, 1820s-1830s
NPG D6936

D40501

Thomas Telford

by Henry Macbeth-Raeburn, published by H.C. Dickins, after Sir Henry Raeburn
mezzotint, published 1935 (circa 1812)
NPG D40501