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Sir Robert Rawlinson

Sir Robert Rawlinson

Birth
Bristol, Bristol Unitary Authority, Bristol, England
Death 31 May 1898 (aged 88)
South Kensington, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England
Burial West Brompton, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 22595 · View Source
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Engineer who specialised in public sanitation. Head of the Sanitary Commission sent to investigate circumstances during the Crimean War. Later a major force in public health and sewerage policy and development in the UK. Knighted in 1883.

Bio by: David Conway


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 4 Jun 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22595
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sir Robert Rawlinson (28 Feb 1810–31 May 1898), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22595, citing Brompton Cemetery, West Brompton, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .