Treatise on Roads: Wherein the Principles on Which Roads Should Be Made Are Explained and Illustrated, by the Plans, Specifications, and Contracts Made Use of by Thomas Telford, Esq. , on the Holyhead Road (Classic Reprint)
1kg Limited, 28.07.2015 - 534 Seiten
Excerpt from Treatise on Roads: Wherein the Principles on Which Roads Should Be Made Are Explained and Illustrated, by the Plans, Specifications, and Contracts Made Use of by Thomas Telford, Esq., On the Holyhead Road
It will be useful, previously to showing what is necessary to be done in order to secure good roads in this country, to mention the conduct Of other nations in this branch of domestic economy.
A description of this kind may serve to give a better tone to the ideas of those country gentlemen, who are trustees Of the public in the management of its roads, and may encourage them to form a more enlarged, and more correct conception of their duties and their responsibility.
About the Publisher
Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com
This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.