Alexander Bain

Died aged c. 66

Alexander Bain (12 October 1811 – 2 January 1877) was a Scottish inventor and engineer who was first to invent and patent the electric clock. He installed the railway telegraph lines between Edinburgh and Glasgow.

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Workshop of Alexander Bain electric clock and telegraph inventor Born 1810 - Died 1877

Hannover Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom where they was