Inventor Famous Scottish Inventors List

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List of famous Scottish inventors, listed loosely by relevance with photos when available. These are some of the greatest Scottish inventors that have helped make our lives easier by inventing things we use in our everyday lives. The inventions invented by each historic Scottish inventor are displayed next to the inventors name when available. These brilliant inventors from Scotland can also be sorted by various bits of information, such as what year and where the inventor was born.

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Charles Macintosh is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
Charles Macintosh Died at 77 (1766-1843)

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James Dewar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
James Dewar Died at 81 (1842-1923)

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Alexander Fleming is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
Alexander Fleming Died at 74 (1881-1955)

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Robert Stirling is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
Robert Stirling Died at 88 (1790-1878)

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William Playfair is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
William Playfair Died at 64 (1759-1823)

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William Thomson, 1st Baron Kel... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin Died at 83 (1824-1907)

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Thomas McCall is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
Thomas McCall Died at 70 (1834-1904)

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Sandford Fleming is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
Sandford Fleming Died at 88 (1827-1915)

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James Young is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
James Young Died at 72 (1811-1883)

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John Logie Baird is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
John Logie Baird Died at 58 (1888-1946)

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John Boyd Dunlop is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
John Boyd Dunlop Died at 81 (1840-1921)

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James Bowman Lindsay is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
James Bowman Lindsay Died at 63 (1799-1862)

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Alexander Graham Bell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
Alexander Graham Bell Died at 75 (1847-1922)

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Dugald Clark is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
Dugald Clark Died at 78 (1854-1932)

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James Black is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
James Black Died at 86 (1924-2010)

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David Bruce is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
David Bruce Died at 76 (1855-1931)

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James Watt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
James Watt Died at 83 (1736-1819)

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William Murdoch is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
William Murdoch Died at 85 (1754-1839)

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Sir William Fergusson, 1st Bar... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
Sir William Fergusson, 1st Baronet Died at 69 (1808-1877)

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James Keir is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
James Keir Died at 85 (1735-1820)

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William Symington is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
William Symington Died at 68 (1763-1831)

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David Brewster is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
David Brewster Died at 87 (1781-1868)

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Ian Donald is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
Ian Donald Died at 77 (1910-1987)

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Robert Davidson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
Robert Davidson Died at 90 (1804-1894)

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John Shepherd-Barron is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
John Shepherd-Barron Died at 85 (1925-2010)

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John MacGregor is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
John MacGregor Died at 67 (1825-1892)

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John Loudon Mcadam is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
John Loudon Mcadam

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John James Richard Macleod is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
John James Richard Macleod Died at 59 (1876-1935)

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James Chalmers is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
James Chalmers Died at 71 (1782-1853)

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John Aitken is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
John Aitken Died at 80 (1839-1919)

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John Robison is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Scottish Inventors List
John Robison Died at 66 (1739-1805)