Sir Sandford Fleming, KCMG (January 7, 1827 – July 22, 1915) was a Canadian
engineer and inventor. Born and raised in Scotland, he emigrated to colonial ...
Jun 18, 2015 ... Sir Sandford Fleming was an engineer and inventor responsible for a variety of
innovations, most notably the modern system of standard time ...
Nov 10, 2008 ... Civil engineer and scientist who was the foremost railway engineer of Canada in
the 19th century. Fleming emigrated in 1845 from Scotland to ...
Sandford Fleming was born on Jan. 7, 1827, at Kirkcaldy, Scotland, where he
studied engineering and surveying. He went to Canada West in 1845 and
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FLEMING, Sir SANDFORD, surveyor, draftsman, engineer, office holder, and
college chancellor; b. 7 Jan. 1827 in Kirkcaldy, Scotland, son of Andrew Greig ...
Mar 27, 2014 ... Sir Sandford Fleming designed the very first Canadian postage stamp. Breaking
with tradition, he suggested that it feature an animal, rather ...
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One of the foremost railway engineers of his time, he was in charge of the initial
survey for the Canadian Pacific Railway, the first Canadian railway to span the ...
Sandford Fleming's remarkable discovery was time, Standard Meridian Time. In
the 19<sup>th</sup> Century, there were 144 different time zones in North America .