Public works of Great Britain consisting of railways, rails, chairs, blocks, cutting, embankments, tunnels, oblique arches, viaducts, bridges, stations, locomotive engines, &c., cast iron bridges, iron and gas works, canals, lock gates, centering, masonry and brick work for canal tunnels, canal boats, the London and Liverpool docks, plans and dimensions, dock gates, walls, quays and their masonry, mooring chains, plan of the harbour and port of London, and other important engineering works, with descriptions and specifications

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Elmes, James
Other Authors: Simms, Frederick Walter
Format: eBook
Published: London J. Weale 1838, 1838
Online Access:
Collection: Making of the Modern World - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:"A scientific, historical and commercial survey of the harbour and port of London" by James Elmes (London, J. Weale, 1838; 1 ß., 70 p.) forms the latter part of the volume, and has added t.p., engraved, which is included in the number of plates. - Engraved t.p. - Goldsmiths'-Kress no. 30521. - OCLC, 01128076. - Reproduction of original from Kress Library of Business and Economics, Harvard University
Physical Description:xii, 72, 32, 24 p., 1 l., 70 p illus., 153 (i.e. 152) pl. (incl. plans) 55 cm
Format:Full text online