The Resource James Brindley of Alton, Staffordshire, and the George Washington connection

James Brindley of Alton, Staffordshire, and the George Washington connection

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James Brindley of Alton, Staffordshire, and the George Washington connection, compiled in 2003
Title
James Brindley of Alton, Staffordshire, and the George Washington connection
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compiled in 2003
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eng
Summary
Paper entitled "James Brindley of Alton, Staffordshire, and the George Washington Connection," written by Yvonne E. Long and Gordon Brindley in 2003, describing the professional relationship of canal engineer James Brindley (1745-1820) to George Washington, by whom he was hired to work on several early U. S. canal projects (chiefly in Virginia and Pennsylvania). The paper also indicates that Brindley was the nephew of famed English canal builder James Brindley (1716-1772), and includes some genealogical information about their family
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James Brindley of Alton, Staffordshire, and the George Washington connection
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  • The Library of Virginia
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38
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001625383
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leaves.

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