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Charles Ellet Jr.

Biographical Information

Name: Charles Ellet Jr.
Born on 1 January 1810 in , Pennsylvania, USA, North America
Deceased on 21 June 1862 in , Alexander County, Illinois, USA, North America
1832

Ellet returns from Europe after studying at the Ecole des Ponts et Chaussés

1841 - 1842

Builds wire suspension bridge across the Shuylkill river at Fairmont

1853

Railroad over the Blue Ridge at Rock Fish Gap

Structures and Projects

Participation in the following structures & large-scale projects:

designer

Bibliography

  1. Ellet Jr., Charles (1848): Report on a rail-way suspension bridge across the Connecticut, at Middletown. J.C. Clark, printer, Philadelphia (USA), pp. 62.

Relevant Publications

  • About this
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  • Person-ID
    1000265
  • Date created
    06/09/1999
  • Last Update
    22/07/2014