The Design and Construction of Masonry Dams Giving the Method Employed in Determining the Profile of the Quaker Bridge Dam

Wegmann, Edward

Published by John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1889
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Second edition, revised. 112 pages plus 62 plates, many folding. 9.75 by 12 inches. The author was the engineer employed to design what is now known as the New Croton Dam, a key part of the infrastructure of New York City's water supply system. At the time, it was significantly larger than any dam ever attempted. This book became a standard work on dam design, passing through many editions into the 1920s. Bookseller Inventory # 49588

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Title: The Design and Construction of Masonry Dams ...

Publisher: John Wiley and Sons, New York

Publication Date: 1889

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

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