Works Volume N . 5

Works Volume N . 5

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1862 edition. Excerpt: ... to St. Paul's Cathedral, must have not only known it as matter of public notoriety in the neighbourhood, but was applied to by Mr. Acton, as the only ostensible person he knew in the business, that the bar on the north side of the Cathedral might be opened while the south side of the churchyard was necessarily closed. After going through several official forms, Mr. Acton succeeded in obtaining permission from the Bishop of Llandaff and the Lord Mayor for the passage of carriages going westward, and it will be matter of regret to him that, after taking so much pains, and seeing so many persons, he should not have been made acquainted with the existence of a gentleman whose offioe and professional rank would, as a matter of course, entitle him to information on the subject. I shall, in Mr. Actoi1's absence, feel happy to attend any appointment you may make; but you may rest quite assured that the work is in the hands of persons who will do everything which they feel necessary to execute their task in a satisfactory manner.---I am, etc., (Signed) Rronmn KELSEY, Sm'veyor's Clerk to the Commissioners of Sewers. C. R. Cockerell, Esq. Ar a Public Meeting of the Commissioners of Sewers of the City of London and Liberties thereof, held this day, 24th August, 1831, in Guildhall: Resolved, -Upon consideration of the surveyor's report, that although this Commission entertain no apprehension that the safety of the Cathedral Church of St. Paul can be endangered by the sewer they are now constructing in St. Paul's Churchyard, yet, to meet the wishes of the Dean of St. Paul's, and to satisfy the public mind, they appoint and authorize Mr. Telford and Mr. Brunel, together with Mr. Acton, on their part, to meet and confer with..
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  • Paperback | 58 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 122g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236546687
  • 9781236546685