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BW164/1/1

"A Report and Survey of the Canal Proposed...From Waltham-Abbey to Moorfields [and] of a Line...from Marylebone to the...proposed Canal" with an attached address on "The Importance and great Utility of Canals in General [and the advantages of the proposed canal]"

Description

Report by Robert Whitworth to the "Honourable the Committee for Canal Navigation of the City of London" on the route of the proposed canal and estimate of costs; dated 5 October 1793. Also includes two addresses by James Sharp on the benefits of the proposed canal and canals in general; dated 22 December 1773 and 29 January 1794. Two maps are included illustrating the route of the proposed canal.

Date

1773-1794

Reference code

BW164/1/1

Extent & medium

1 volume

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