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In Northern England:


  • May 1803: start of the Napoleonic Wars between the First French Empire and coalitions which included Great Britain. There was a widespread fear and realistic prosect that Napoleon would invade Great Britain.

See: 1803 Timeline

1800s Jarrow Colliery (1803 - 1851) Robert Stephenson (1803-1859)
Robert Stephenson (1803-1859)
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Robert Stephenson (1803-1859)
- Overview Detailed Information Robert Stephenson was considered to be one of the greatest engineer of the 19th century. He was born in Willington Quay on 16th October 1803, son to …
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006120:Infirmary Forth Banks Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown 1803

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Statue of Robert Stephenson outside Euston Station, London

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Jarrow Colliery (1803 - 1851)
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Jarrow Colliery (1803 - 1851)
- 1803. Sept. 26. Being the day appointed by Mr. Temple to celebrate the opening of his colliery at Jarrow, the fineness of the day, and the general invitation, drew many …


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