James brindley by francis parsons
James brindley by francis parsons
James Brindley
(1716-1772)

Died aged c. 56

James Brindley (1716 – 27 September 1772) was an English engineer. He was born in Tunstead, Derbyshire, and lived much of his life in Leek, Staffordshire, becoming one of the most notable engineers of the 18th century. - DbPedia

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Commemorated on 7 plaques

Photo of Old Turn Junction, James Brindley, and Thomas Telford black plaque
Elliott Brown on Flickr
Photo of James Brindley green plaque
Brian Cooper on Flickr
Photo of Francis Egerton, James Brindley, and John Gilbert brushed metal plaque
Nick Harrison on Flickr
Photo of John Gilbert, James Brindley, and Francis Egerton black plaque
Nick Harrison on Flickr
Photo of James Brindley blue plaque
Brian Cooper on Flickr
Photo of James Brindley and Abraham Bennett white plaque
Peter Turner on Geograph
Photo of Barton Canal Aqueducts and James Brindley red plaque
Nick Harrison on Flickr