James Robert Napier

Engineer, Deceased Person

1821 – 1879

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Who was James Robert Napier?

James Robert Napier, FRS, engineer and inventor of Napier's diagram, a tool for nautical navigation.

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Born
Sep 12, 1821
Profession
Education
  • University of Glasgow
Lived in
  • Glasgow
Died
Dec 13, 1879

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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