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A dock engineer at Liverpool from 1751 and from 1754 the engineer of the St Helen's Canal
Relationships: pupil of Thomas Steers, assisted by William Taylor and woked with Richard Melling.
|1754||Sankey Brook Navigation||Surveyed the line of the canal with William Taylor.|
|1758||River Weaver||Undertook a survey of the river and proposed improvements to the locks and navigation channel.|
|1769||Leeds and Liverpool Canal||Engaged, with Richard Melling, to check P P Burdett's revised line for the western end of the canal.|