Where was he born?
Isambard Kingdom Brunel was born in Portsmouth on 9 April 1806.
What did he build?
Brunel built bridges, railways and the world’s biggest ship. Brunel showed the world what engineers could do.Brunel’s work meant that people could travel and trade in a new way.
Who was Brunel?
he was an English mechanical and civil engineer who built dock yards, the Great Western Railway, a series of steamships including the first propeller-driven steamship and numerous important bridges and tunnels. His designs revolutionised public transport and modern engineering.
Why is he famous?
he is famous because he built bridges,ships,railways and dock yards.
How did he become an engineer
Brunel’s parents sent him to the finest schools in England and France to learn the skills he needed to be an engineer.