|Born on||12 July 1861 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Australia and Oceania|
|Deceased on||7 May 1930 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Australia and Oceania|
Chief Draftsman, Public Works Department, New South Wales
Converted Howe truss to local use with hardwood timber, especially ironbark (eucalyptus), and with improved maintenance capability.
|1893 - 1929||
105 "Allan truss" timber-composite road bridges, of which about one-third are still in service (as of 2003).
Engineer-in-Chief bridge design, Public Works Department of New South Wales.
Designs Pyrmont Bridge.
Pyrmont Bridge opened.
|1908 - 1911||
PWD District Engineer, Newcastle NSW.
1912 Assistant Director-General PWD NSW.
Structures and Projects
- The Pyrmont Bridge, Sydney, New South Wales. In: Minutes of the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, v. 170, n. 1907-4 ( 1907), pp. 137-158, appendix, plate. (1907):
- Timber Bridge Construction in New South Wales. In: Journal & Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, v. 29 ( 1895). (1895):
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