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Relationship: worked with John Box.
|1774||Bude Canal||Surveyed the line for the proposed canal with John Box.|
|1777||Liskeard & Looe Union Canal||He was consulted on the possibility of a canal and proposed a canal from Sandplace, 2miles above East Looe, to Bank Mill bridge, 2.5 miles from Liskeard. He estimated it would cost £17,495 for a 15-mile canal with two inclined planes.|
|1785||Bude Canal||Based on his work in surveying the proposed Tamar Canal (an idea that developed into the Bude Canal) he published a book called A Treatise of Universal Inland Navigations.|