Name: Eupalinos

Occupation: Engineer/architect

From: Megara

Son of: Naustrophos

    Occupation: Not known

Dates: C6

Brief biography: Presumably well known for competence in tunnel building (Megara had extensive underground water works) when recruited by the Samians to oversee the construction of a tunnel, over 1km long and roughly 8 feet square, under Mount Kastro, to bring water from a spring to the north of the mountain to the settlement on the south. 

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