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Category:William Roy

English: Major-General William Roy FRS (4 May 1726 – 1 July 1790) was a Scottish military engineer, surveyor, and antiquarian. He was an innovator who applied new scientific discoveries and newly emerging technologies to the accurate geodetic mapping of Great Britain.
William Roy 
Scottish military engineer, surveyor, and antiquarian
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Date of birth 4 May 1726
Carluke
Date of death 1 July 1790
London
Occupation
Member of
  • Royal Society
  • Society of Antiquaries of London
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