The Resource The name of the engineer(s) could not be established | For information and dates on the construction of the Schuylkill River Bridge see: | W.H. WILSON, REMINISCENCES OF A RAILROAD ENGINEER, PHILADELPHIA 1896

The name of the engineer(s) could not be established | For information and dates on the construction of the Schuylkill River Bridge see: | W.H. WILSON, REMINISCENCES OF A RAILROAD ENGINEER, PHILADELPHIA 1896

Label
[18--]
Inclusive dates
[18--]
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cost estimates, descriptions, measurements, elevation, sections, and specifications for the construction of bridges, culverts, railings, and roads in Pennsylvania and Virginia.
Member of
Action
Accessioned and described
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Engineer's notebook
Summary expansion
The larger part of the volume concerns projects for the Columbia and Philadelphia R.R. Among those are notes relating to the construction of the Bridge over the Schuylkill River, which was completed in 1837; also mentioned are projects for the Philadelphia & Reading R.R., as well as estimates for bridges, culverts, locks, and sections on the James River & Kanawha Canal. In two instances contractors are listed: Buffington, Greenfield & Jackson; and Dott, Bisop & Britten
Label
The name of the engineer(s) could not be established | For information and dates on the construction of the Schuylkill River Bridge see: | W.H. WILSON, REMINISCENCES OF A RAILROAD ENGINEER, PHILADELPHIA 1896
Note
  • The name of the engineer(s) could not be established
  • For information and dates on the construction of the Schuylkill River Bridge see:
  • W.H. WILSON, REMINISCENCES OF A RAILROAD ENGINEER, PHILADELPHIA 1896
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  • The Library of Virginia
Dimensions
26.5 x 26.5 cm.
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Acquisition information unavailable.
Other physical details
ink, pencil, and watercolor
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000498712
Type of unit
v.

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