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Boyle, Richard Vicars (Richard)

Born: 1822 AD
Died: 1908 AD, at 86 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Engineers


1822 - Richard Vicars Boyle was born.

         - He went to India to build the railroads.

         - He made history during the Indian mutiny, when, with only fifty men, he held out against three thousand rebels.

         - He also helped in the building of the railways in Japan.

1908 - Richard Vicars Boyle died and buried in General Cemetery of All Souls, Kensal Green.


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