Akroyd

[aekrɔid]
proper name
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  • Akroyd — Recorded in several spelling forms including Ackroyd, Acroyd, Akeroyd, Akroyd, Aykroyd, Ackred, Akred and Ecroyd, this is an English topographical surname, and specifically Yorkshire. It translates as The dweller by the clearing in the oak tree …   Surnames reference

  • Herbert Akroyd Stuart — (January 28 1864, Halifax Yorkshire, England February 19 1927, Halifax) was an English inventor who is noted for his invention of the hot bulb heavy oil engine, or vaporizing oil engine. LifeAkroyd Stuart had lived in Australia in his early years …   Wikipedia

  • Edward Akroyd — (1810 ndash;1887), English manufacturer, was born into a textile manufacturing family in 1810, and when he died in 1887, he still owned the family firm. He inherited James Akroyd Sons Ltd. from his father in 1847, and he became the owner of one… …   Wikipedia

  • Annette Akroyd — Infobox Person name = Annette Susannah Akroyd (Beveridge) image size = caption = birth date = 1842 birth place = Stourbridge, Worcestershire, England death date = 1929 death place = London, England occupation = Orientalist, reformer spouse =… …   Wikipedia

  • Herbert Akroyd Stuart — (* 28. Januar 1864 in Halifax (West Yorkshire); † 19. Februar 1927 in Halifax) war ein englischer Erfinder. Er meldete unter anderem 1890 in London einen Viertakt Glühkopfmotor zum Patent an. Mit seinen Erfindungen trat Stuart in Konkurrenz zum… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Stuart, Herbert Akroyd — SUBJECT AREA: Steam and internal combustion engines [br] b. 1864 Halifax, England d. 1927 Perth, Australia [br] English inventor of an oil internal combustion engine. [br] Stuart s involvement with engines covered a period of less than ten years… …   Biographical history of technology

  • Banga Mahila Vidyalaya — (Bengali Women’s College) was the first women’s liberal arts college in India. Established at Kolkata (then known as Calcutta) on 1 June 1876, by the liberal section of the Brahmo Samaj, it was successor of Hindu Mahila Vidyalaya (School of Hindu …   Wikipedia

  • Hot bulb engine — The hotbulb, or hot bulb engine or vaporizing oil engine is a type of internal combustion engine. It is a surface ignition engine in which the superheated fuel is ignited by being brought into contact with oxygen rich fresh air, rather than by a… …   Wikipedia

  • Keshub Chunder Sen — Keshab Chandra Sen কেশবচন্দ্র সেন Keshab Chandra Sen Born 19 November 1838(1838 11 19) Died 8 January 1884( …   Wikipedia

  • Glühkopf — Der Glühkopfmotor ist ein selbstzündender Verbrennungsmotor mit innerer Gemischbildung und niedriger Verdichtung. Er arbeitet nach dem Zweitakter Prinzip mit Kurbelkasten Vorverdichtung. Schematischer Schnitt durch einen Glühkopfmotor 1.)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Akroydon — The Akroydon model housing scheme is a Victorian era model village at Boothtown, Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. It was designed in the Gothic style by George Gilbert Scott in 1859 for the workers at the mills of Edward Akroyd.Akroyd had bought …   Wikipedia


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