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Engineer. Son of the West Riding of Yorkshire bridge surveyor and architect, Robert Car senior, and brother of the architect John Carr.
Relationship: worked with Luke Holt.
|1769||Huddersfield Broad Canal||He and Luke Holt were appointed surveyors or resident engineers to rebuild and complete the navigation after flood damage.|
|18 May 1769||Calder and Hebble Navigation||The navigation company committee nominated him and Luke Holt as surveyors or resident engineers.|
|1777||Calder and Hebble Navigation||He died and was succeeded by William Brassey.|