- John,1724–92, English engineer.
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Examples from the Web for smeaton
It was found that one of them had drifted away with the "Smeaton."
In July they had a visit from Mrs. Dickson, the only daughter of Smeaton.
Owing to this, Smeaton could not get off to be at the lighting-up of his own building.The Story of the Rock
They boarded the Smeaton without difficulty and delivered the letters.
Three hours elapsed ere the Smeaton drew near to the Bell Rock.