Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Androidâ„¢ device!
Faster access than browser!

Robert Watson (engineer)

Index Robert Watson (engineer)

Robert Watson (21 November 1822 – 7 April 1891, Minutes of the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Volume 104, Issue 1891, pages 304–305 - Thomas Telford-ICE Virtual Library) was an English and Australian civil engineer. [1]

23 relations: Aberystwyth, Bacchus Marsh, Civil engineer, Dartington, Engineer, Geelong–Ballarat railway line, George Christian Darbyshire, Gulf of Carpentaria, Institution of Civil Engineers, Melbourne, North Devon Railway, North East railway line, Philosophical Institute of Victoria, Rail transport, Shrewsbury, South Devon and Tavistock Railway, Surveying, Thomas Higinbotham, Totnes, Victoria (Australia), Victorian Institute of Engineers, Victorian Railways, William Elsdon.


Aberystwyth (Mouth of the Ystwyth) is a historic market town, administrative centre, and holiday resort within Ceredigion, West Wales, often colloquially known as Aber.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Aberystwyth · See more »

Bacchus Marsh

Bacchus Marsh is an urban centre and suburban locality in Victoria, Australia located approximately north west of the state capital Melbourne and west of Melton at a near equidistance to the major cities of Melbourne, Ballarat and Geelong.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Bacchus Marsh · See more »

Civil engineer

A civil engineer is a person who practices civil engineering – the application of planning, designing, constructing, maintaining, and operating infrastructures while protecting the public and environmental health, as well as improving existing infrastructures that have been neglected.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Civil engineer · See more »


Dartington is a village in Devon, England.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Dartington · See more »


Engineers, as practitioners of engineering, are people who invent, design, analyze, build, and test machines, systems, structures and materials to fulfill objectives and requirements while considering the limitations imposed by practicality, regulation, safety, and cost.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Engineer · See more »

Geelong–Ballarat railway line

The Geelong–Ballarat railway line is a broad-gauge railway in western Victoria, Australia between the cities of Geelong and Ballarat.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Geelong–Ballarat railway line · See more »

George Christian Darbyshire

George Christian Darbyshire (1820 – 5 June 1898) was an English and Australian civil engineer.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and George Christian Darbyshire · See more »

Gulf of Carpentaria

The Gulf of Carpentaria is a large, shallow sea enclosed on three sides by northern Australia and bounded on the north by the Arafura Sea (the body of water that lies between Australia and New Guinea).

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Gulf of Carpentaria · See more »

Institution of Civil Engineers

The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) is an independent professional association for civil engineers and a charitable body in the United Kingdom.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Institution of Civil Engineers · See more »


Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Melbourne · See more »

North Devon Railway

The North Devon Railway was a railway company which operated a line from Cowley Bridge Junction, near Exeter, to Bideford in Devon, England, later becoming part of the London and South Western Railway's system.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and North Devon Railway · See more »

North East railway line

The North East railway is in the north-east of Victoria, Australia.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and North East railway line · See more »

Philosophical Institute of Victoria

The Philosophical Institute of Victoria was a scientific institute functioned in Victoria, Australia during 19th century.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Philosophical Institute of Victoria · See more »

Rail transport

Rail transport is a means of transferring of passengers and goods on wheeled vehicles running on rails, also known as tracks.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Rail transport · See more »


Shrewsbury is the county town of Shropshire, England.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Shrewsbury · See more »

South Devon and Tavistock Railway

The South Devon and Tavistock Railway linked Plymouth with Tavistock in Devon; it opened in 1859.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and South Devon and Tavistock Railway · See more »


Surveying or land surveying is the technique, profession, and science of determining the terrestrial or three-dimensional positions of points and the distances and angles between them.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Surveying · See more »

Thomas Higinbotham

Thomas Higinbotham (1819 – 5 September 1880), was an Irish-born civil engineer and civil servant, particularly associated with the development of railway projects in England and Australia.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Thomas Higinbotham · See more »


Totnes is a market town and civil parish at the head of the estuary of the River Dart in Devon, England within the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Totnes · See more »

Victoria (Australia)

Victoria (abbreviated as Vic) is a state in south-eastern Australia.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Victoria (Australia) · See more »

Victorian Institute of Engineers

The Victorian Institute of Engineers (VIE) was founded in 1883 in Melbourne, Victoria Australia.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Victorian Institute of Engineers · See more »

Victorian Railways

The Victorian Railways operated in the Australian state of Victoria from 1859 to 1983.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and Victorian Railways · See more »

William Elsdon

William Elsdon (c. 1829 – 3 March 1904), Minutes of the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Volume 125, Issue 1904, pages 427–8, Thomas Telford-ICE Virtual Library was an English civil engineer.

New!!: Robert Watson (engineer) and William Elsdon · See more »


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Watson_(engineer)

Hey! We are on Facebook now! »