Quotes by William Henry Preece

About William Henry Preece:

Sir William Henry Preece was a Welsh electrical engineer and inventor. Preece relied on experiments and physical reasoning in his life's work. Upon his retirement from the Post Office in 1899, Preece was made a Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath (KCB) in the 1899 Birthday Honours.

Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Henry Preece
  • DescriptionBritish scientist
  • BornFebruary 15, 1834
  • DiedNovember 6, 1913
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionCivil Engineer; Engineer
  • AwardsFellow Of The Royal Society; Knight Commander Of The Order Of The Bath