The Craftsman Series: The Bell Rock Lighthouse

The Craftsman Series: The Bell Rock Lighthouse

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This 1931 book is comprised of extracts from An Account of the Bell Rock Lighthouse (1824) by Robert Stevenson (1772-1850), a renowned Scottish civil engineer who specialised in the design and construction of lighthouses. A highly readable book that will be of value to anyone with an interest in civil engineering.We shall first proceed to a detail of the operations afloat, as they may be termed, or of the works upon the rock itself, ... for the Bell Rock service, to be employed as a tender for the floating-light, and as a stone-lighter for the use of the work.


Title:The Craftsman Series: The Bell Rock Lighthouse
Author:Robert Stevenson, A. F. Collins
Publisher:Cambridge University Press - 2013-01-17
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