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Johann August Röbling

John Augustus Roebling

Mühlhausen 1806 - New York, NY, 1869
German-born American civil engineer. He designed and built wire rope suspension bridges, in particular the Brooklyn Bridge
(Wikipedia)
Henry Baerer
1876

Mühlhausen /  Johann August Röbling   Mühlhausen /  Johann August Röbling

Description

Commemorative plaque at the birthhouse of Roebling.

Inscription(s)

J.A. ROEBLING
INGENEUR

Geb. hierselbst am 12. Juni 1806.
Gest. zu New York am 22. Juli 1869.

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Locatie (N 51°12'28" - E 10°27'41")

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