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Brunel: The Man Who Built the World

Series 1 Episode 1: The Man Who Built Britain

Brunel was 19 when his father appointed him his assistant and chief engineer on the Thames Tunnel. After a potentially fatal accident during construction, he was recuperating in Bristol when he came up with a design for the Clifton Suspension Bridge.

Documentary / History
Original air date
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  • Rob BellHost