Galway Harbour Improvement. Sections.
Lithograph with hand colour. Neatline 395 x 700, 15½ x 27½". On the back in pencil Col Lloyd Royal Engineer Edges chipped.
Cross sections of the new breakwaters and piers. Samuel Ussher Roberts (1821-1900), engineer & architect. He became engineer to the Galway Harbour Commissioners while still running his own private practice as an engineer and architect. In 1873 he moved to Dublin as the Assistant Commissioner of Public Works, becoming Commissioner in 1878. He was also an organiser and a judge of the Dublin Horse Show.
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