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Ralph Walker

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Ralph Walker (c1750-1824)

Uncle of James Walker (1781-1862)

1799 With William Jessop prepared plans for the West India Docks

1803 With John Rennie was engineer for the East India Docks

1824 September. Death of Ralph Walker, Civil Engineer, 'near to the east India Docks, in the 75th year of his age Poplar'[1]

Note: James Ralph Walker may be his grandson - son of another Ralph Walker

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Norfolk Chronicle - Saturday 28 February 1824
  • A Biographical Dictionary of Civil Engineers in Great Britain and Ireland, edited by A. W. Skempton