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 Sebastian Ziani de Ferranti

Sebastian Ziani de Ferranti

Birth
Liverpool, Metropolitan Borough of Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Death 13 Jan 1930 (aged 65)
Zurich, Bezirk Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Burial Hampstead, London Borough of Camden, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 9413 · View Source
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Scientist. Assisted Siemens with electric steel furnace experiments. Developed the Ferranti alternator and assisted with the Grosvenor Gallery station which became London Electric Supply Corporation which provided the first long distance transfer of electricity (eight miles). He was also said to have suggested that weather could be controlled using electricity.



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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 20 May 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9413
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sebastian Ziani de Ferranti (9 Apr 1864–13 Jan 1930), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9413, citing Hampstead Cemetery, Hampstead, London Borough of Camden, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .