#8831 Overall Influence

Robert Stephenson

British railway engineer


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Robert Stephenson FRS HFRSE FRSA DCL was an English civil engineer and designer of locomotives. The only son of George Stephenson, the "Father of Railways", he built on the achievements of his father. Robert has been called the greatest engineer of the 19th century.

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University of Edinburgh

Public research university in Edinburgh, Scotland

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#734 World Rank