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Publisher: [London] : [Thomas Telford Ltd], [©2007]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Thomas Telford; Thomas Telford; Thomas Telford; Thomas Telford
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
OCLC Number: 148069393
Notes: Cover title.
"Civil engineering, May 2007, volume 160, special issue one."
"Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers."
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm
Contents: Introduction / R. Paxton --
Thomas Telford, county surveyor / P.S.M. Cross-Rudkin --
Thomas Telford's cast-iron bridges / R. Paxton --
Telford's masonry bridges on the Carluke road, Scotland / T. Day --
Telford's Menai and Conwy suspension bridges, Wales / W. Day --
Thomas Telford: highway engineer ahead of his time / H. Davies --
Telford's highland roads-a new way of life for Scotland / C. Ford --
Telford's Holyhead road-the first super highway / J. Quartermaine --
St. Katharine Docks, London-Telford's high-speed harbour / M. Chrimes --
Birmingham Canal-a future unlocked by Telford / D. Bligh, D. Brown and N. Crowe --
Thomas Telford, project manager / M. Barnes.
Other Titles: Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers.

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