John Cockerill (1790 – 1840)

John Cockerill was the archetype of those British engineers who took the technologies of the ...

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Thomas Cook (1808 – 92)

Thomas Cook was one of several entrepreneurs who in the mid-nineteenth century popularised railway ...

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Theodor von Cramer-Klett (1817 – 84)

Theodor von Cramer-Klett (born Theodor Cramer) was born in Vienna and initially worked in his ...

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Thomas Russell Crampton (1816 – 88)

Thomas Russell Crampton is best-known as the designer of a distinctive type of steam locomotive that ...

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Silvio Benigno Crespi (1868 – 1944)

Silvio Benigno Crespi was principally responsible for the building of Crespi d’Adda the most ...

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Johann Baptist Czjzek Edler von Smidaich (1841 – 1925)

Johann Baptist Čžjžek Edler von Smidaich was one of the leading entrepreneurs in the Habsburg Empire ...

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Gottlieb Daimler (1834 – 1900)

Gottlieb Daimler was one of the outstanding pioneers of the motor industry. Born at Schorndorf, ...

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Abiah Darby (1716 – 94)

Abiah Darby (nee Maude, other married name Sinclair) was the wife of Abraham Darby II (1711-63) of ...

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Abraham Darby ()

The Darby dynasty were important figures in the British iron industry for nearly two centuries, and ...

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