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Description: This tidal navigation runs 20 miles, from Struncheon Hill Lock, on the Driffield Navigation, to Kingston-upon-Hull, where it joins the River Humber.
Both he and William Jessop submitted reports on land drainage schemes for the river.
A land drainage Bill based on his 1796 report was taken through Parliament (by William Jessop).
He starts work on the River Hull land drainage scheme.
He completes the work on the River Hull land drainage scheme started in 1799.