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Report on the Bed and Banks of the River Clyde

Deas, James
Glasgow, printed by Robert Anderson, 1880

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from the site of the weir above Albert Bridge to Westthorn

by James Deas.

Glasgow, printed by Robert Anderson, 1880

original printed boards. pp11 + 22 page appendix. folding plan and 5 large folding sectional diagrams.

very good condition.

Deas was asked to prepare a report on what measures would be needed to protect the banks of the river from the city centre of Glasgow upstream to Dalbeth. the floods of the previous April had caused severe inundation in the upper reaches of the river as well as serious damage and silting in the harbour