Bridgewater, Francis Egerton, 3rd Duke of (17361803)

Bridgewater, Francis Egerton, 3rd Duke of, celebrated for his self-sacrificing devotion to the improvement and extension of canal navigation in England, embarking in it all his wealth, in which he was aided by the skill of Brindley; he did not take part in politics, though he was a supporter of Pitt; died unmarried (17361803).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Bride of the Sea
Bridewell
Bridge of Allan
Bridge of Sighs
Bridgenorth, Major Ralph
Bridgeport
Bridget, Mrs.
Bridget, St.
Bridgeton
Bridgetown
Bridgewater, Francis Egerton, 3rd Duke of
Bridgewater, Francis Henry Egerton, 8th Earl of
Bridgman, Laura
Bridgwater
Bridlegoose, Judge
Bridlington
Bridport, Viscount
Brieg
Brienne, Jean de
Brienz, Lake of
Brieuc, St.