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7 April 1826
Isambard Kingdom Brunel became ill and was taken home. He was off work for 3 weeks. The Tunnel is now 50 feet long.
At five minutes to one in the morning, Isambard Kingdom was born in Portsea, Hampshire..
Isambard Kingdom Brunel celebrated his 21st birthday, with 9 of his friends, by having a dinner beneath the Thames, in the Western arch of the Thames Tunnel.
Jean-Charles Brunel (father of Marc I Brunel ) married Marie-Marguerite Millard,
his first wife.
Bentham recommended to the Admiralty that Marc Brunel's Blockmaking machinery
should be installed in the dockyard at
Excavation of the shaft commenced.
Marc Isambard Brunel born in Hacqueville, Normandy, France.
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