George Stephenson

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Noun1.George Stephenson - English railway pioneer who built the first passenger railway in 1825 (1781-1848)George Stephenson - English railway pioneer who built the first passenger railway in 1825 (1781-1848)
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Among leading British inventors are James Watt, Isambard Kingdom Brunel, Richard Arkwright, Michael Faraday, Robert Stephenson, George Stephenson, Richard Trevithick, Andrew Vivian, Joseph Swan, Alexander Graham Bell, John Logie Baird, Frank Whittle, Alan Turing and Tim Berners-Lee.
CHRIS POWELL becomes only the fourth England international to manage Huddersfield Town, following Clem Stephenson, George Stephenson and Malcolm Macdonald.
PICTURE: Howard Davies The first English touring cricket team in 1859 on a ship, back row; Robert Carpenter, William Caffyn, Tom Lockyer; middle row John Wisden, HH Stephenson, George Parr, James Grundy, Julius Caesar, Thomas Hayward, John 'foghorn' Jackson; front row Alfred Diver, John Lillywhite The new headstone for John Jackson