168 relations: A roads in Zone 4 of the Great Britain numbering scheme, A41 road, A45 road, A5 road (Great Britain), A74 road, Aberdeen, Abraham Darby III, Aldford Iron Bridge, Alexander Milne (civil servant), Anglesey, Banff, Aberdeenshire, Bangor, Gwynedd, Bannockburn, Benjamin Outram, Bethesda, Gwynedd, Betws-y-Coed, Bewdley, Bewdley Bridge, Birmingham, Birmingham and Liverpool Junction Canal, Bridgnorth, Buildwas, Caledonian Canal, Canal, Canterbury and Whitstable Railway, Cantlop Bridge, Capel Curig, Cast iron, Chester, Chester Canal, Chirk Aqueduct, Church of St. Mary Magdalene, Bridgnorth, City Technology College, Civil engineer, Civil engineering, Clachan Bridge, Colossus of Rhodes, Comprehensive school, Conwy, Conwy Suspension Bridge, Coventry, Craigellachie Bridge, Crinan Canal, Dean Bridge, Derby Canal, Dumfriesshire, Dunans Bridge, Dundee, Dyffryn Ogwen, East Indian Railway Company, ..., Edinburgh, Edinburgh Encyclopædia, Edinburgh's Telford College, Ellesmere Canal, Ellesmere, Shropshire, Eskdale (Scotland), Eskdalemuir, Exchequer Bill Loan Commission, Galton Bridge, Göta Canal, Geograph Britain and Ireland, George Turnbull (civil engineer), Glasgow Bridge, Glasgow, Gloucester and Sharpness Canal, Gothenburg, Great Glen, Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden, Harbor, Hill farming, HMNB Portsmouth, Holt Fleet Bridge, Holyhead, Institution of Civil Engineers, Invermoriston, Ironbridge, Isle of Arran, James Brindley, James Walker (engineer), John Benjamin Macneill, John Howard (prison reformer), John Rickman, Keig, Kirkcudbright, L. T. C. Rolt, Lanark, Langholm, List of Church of Scotland parishes, List of presidents of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Liverpool, Llangollen, London Bridge, Longdon-on-Tern, Longdon-on-Tern Aqueduct, Macadam, Madeley, Shropshire, Menai Strait, Menai Suspension Bridge, Montford Bridge, Montford, Shropshire, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, Mythe Bridge, Nant Ffrancon Pass, National Archives of Scotland, Nickname, North Pennsylvania Railroad, Over Bridge, Pathhead, Midlothian, Peterhead, Philip Hardwick, Planned community, Poet laureate, Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, Poor Employment Act, Portmahomack, Potarch, Prison, RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award, River Conwy, River Dee, Galloway, River Dee, Wales, River Esk, Dumfries and Galloway, River Mersey, River Severn, River Teme, Robert Adam, Robert Burns, Robert Southey, Royal Society, Royal Society of Edinburgh, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Scottish Engineering Hall of Fame, Scottish Highlands, Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury Canal, Shropshire, Shropshire Union Canal, Shubenacadie Canal, Sir William Pulteney, 5th Baronet, Somerset House, St Katharine Docks, Stanley Embankment, Stockholm, Stonemasonry, Telford, Telford and Wrekin, Telford Bridge, Telford Medal, Telford, Pennsylvania, Tenbury Wells, The Iron Bridge, The New York Times, Thomas Campbell (poet), Thomas Telford School, Tongland, Tower Bridge, Trent and Mersey Canal, University of Cambridge, Waterloo Bridge, Betws-y-Coed, Watling Street, Westminster, Westminster Abbey, Whitstable, Wick, Caithness, William Chambers (architect), William Jessop, Wolverhampton, Worcestershire, Wrexham. Expand index (118 more) » « Shrink index
List of A roads in zone 4 in Great Britain starting north of the A4 and south/west of the A5 (roads beginning with 4).
The A41 is a major trunk road in England that links London and Birkenhead, although it has now in parts been superseded by motorways.
The A45 is a major road in England.
The A5 London Holyhead Trunk Road is a major road in England and Wales.
The A74, currently a road linking Glasgow to Viewpark in Scotland, also known historically as the Glasgow to Carlisle Road, was a major road in the United Kingdom, linking Glasgow in Scotland to Carlisle in the North West of England, passing through Clydesdale, Annandale and the Southern Uplands.
Aberdeen (Aiberdeen,; Obar Dheathain; Aberdonia) is Scotland's third most populous city, one of Scotland's 32 local government council areas and the United Kingdom's 37th most populous built-up area, with an official population estimate of 196,670 for the city of Aberdeen and for the local authority area.
Abraham Darby III (24 April 1750 – 1789) was an English ironmaster and Quaker.
Aldford Iron Bridge is a bridge crossing the River Dee north of the village of Aldford, Cheshire, England, linking the village with Eaton Hall, forming part of the Buerton Approach to the hall.
Alexander Milne (fl 1818, died 1850) was a British civil servant who worked as a Commissioner of Woods and Forests for many years.
Anglesey (Ynys Môn) is an island situated on the north coast of Wales with an area of.
Banff is a town in the Banff and Buchan area of Aberdeenshire, Scotland.
Bangor is a city in Gwynedd, northwest Wales.
Bannockburn (Scottish Gaelic Allt a' Bhonnaich) is a town immediately south of the city of Stirling in Scotland.
Benjamin Outram (1 April 1764 – 22 May 1805) was an English civil engineer, surveyor and industrialist.
Bethesda is a town on the River Ogwen and the A5 road on the edge of Snowdonia, in Gwynedd, north-west Wales, colloquially called Pesda by the locals.
Betws-y-Coed ("Prayer house in the wood") is a village and community in the Conwy valley in Conwy County Borough, Wales.
Bewdley (pronunciation) is a small riverside town and civil parish in the Wyre Forest District of Worcestershire on the Shropshire border in England, along the Severn Valley a few miles to the west of Kidderminster and 22 miles south west of Birmingham.
Bewdley Bridge is a three-span masonry arch bridge over the River Severn at Bewdley, Worcestershire, designed by civil engineer Thomas Telford.
Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England, with an estimated population of 1,101,360, making it the second most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
The Birmingham and Liverpool Junction Canal was a canal in England which ran from Nantwich, where it joined the Chester Canal, to Autherley, where it joined the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal.
Bridgnorth is a town in Shropshire, England.
Buildwas is a village and civil parish in Shropshire, England, on the north bank of the River Severn at.
The Caledonian Canal connects the Scottish east coast at Inverness with the west coast at Corpach near Fort William in Scotland.
Canals, or navigations, are human-made channels, or artificial waterways, for water conveyance, or to service water transport vehicles.
The Canterbury and Whitstable Railway, sometimes referred to colloquially as the "Crab and Winkle Line", was an early British railway that opened in 1830 between Canterbury and Whitstable in the county of Kent, England.
Cantlop Bridge is a single span cast-iron road bridge over the Cound Brook, located to the north of Cantlop in the parish of Berrington, Shropshire.
Capel Curig (meaning "Curig's Chapel") is a village and community in Conwy County Borough, in Wales.
Cast iron is a group of iron-carbon alloys with a carbon content greater than 2%.
Chester (Caer) is a walled city in Cheshire, England, on the River Dee, close to the border with Wales.
The Chester Canal was an English canal linking the south Cheshire town of Nantwich with the River Dee at Chester.
Chirk Aqueduct is a high and long navigable aqueduct that carries what is now the Llangollen Canal across the Ceiriog Valley near Chirk, on the England-Wales border, spanning the two countries.
The Church of St.
In England, a City Technology College (CTC) is a state-funded all-ability secondary school that charges no fees but is independent of local authority control, being overseen directly by the Department for Education.
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.
Civil engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including works such as roads, bridges, canals, dams, airports, sewerage systems, pipelines, and railways.
The Clachan Bridge is a simple, single-arched, hump-backed, masonry bridge spanning the Clachan Sound, southwest of Oban in Argyll, Scotland.
The Colossus of Rhodes (ho Kolossòs Rhódios) was a statue of the Greek sun-god Helios, erected in the city of Rhodes, on the Greek island of the same name, by Chares of Lindos in 280 BC.
A comprehensive school is a secondary school that is a state school and does not select its intake on the basis of academic achievement or aptitude, in contrast to the selective school system, where admission is restricted on the basis of selection criteria.
Conwy ((south), (north); traditionally known in English as Conway) is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales.
The Conwy Suspension Bridge is a Grade I-listed structure and is one of the first road suspension bridges in the world.
Coventry is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England.
Craigellachie Bridge is a cast iron arch bridge across the River Spey at Craigellachie, near to the village of Aberlour in Moray, Scotland.
The Crinan Canal between Crinan and Ardrishaig in Argyll and Bute in the west of Scotland is operated by Scottish Canals.
The Dean Bridge spans the Water of Leith in the city of Edinburgh on the A90 road to Queensferry on the Firth of Forth.
The Derby Canal ran from the Trent and Mersey Canal at Swarkestone to Derby and Little Eaton, and to the Erewash Canal at Sandiacre, in Derbyshire, England.
Dumfriesshire or the County of Dumfries (Siorrachd Dhùn Phris in Gaelic) is a historic county, registration county and lieutenancy area of Scotland.
Dunans Bridge is a category A-listed structure, designed by Thomas Telford.
Dundee (Dùn Dè) is Scotland's fourth-largest city and the 51st-most-populous built-up area in the United Kingdom.
Dyffryn Ogwen, or Ogwen Valley, is a valley mostly located in the Welsh county of Gwynedd.
The East Indian Railway Company, also known as the East Indian Railway (EIR), introduced railways to eastern and northern India, while the Companies such as the Great Indian Peninsular Railway, South Indian Railway, Central India Railway and the North-Western Railway operated in other parts of India.
Edinburgh (Dùn Èideann; Edinburgh) is the capital city of Scotland and one of its 32 council areas.
The Edinburgh Encyclopædia was an encyclopaedia in 18 volumes, printed and published by William Blackwood and edited by David Brewster between 1808 and 1830.
Edinburgh's Telford College was a further education college in Edinburgh, Scotland.
The Ellesmere Canal was a waterway in England and Wales that was planned to carry boat traffic between the rivers Mersey and Severn.
Ellesmere is a market town near Oswestry in north Shropshire, England, notable for its proximity to a number of prominent lakes known as the Meres.
Eskdale (Gaelic: Eisgeadal) is a glen in the county of Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
Eskdalemuir is a civil parish and small village in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, with a population of 265.
The Exchequer Bill Loan Commission of the United Kingdom was set up under the Poor Employment Act 1817, to help finance public work projects that would generate employment.
Galton Bridge is a canal bridge in Smethwick, West Midlands, England built by Thomas Telford in 1829.
The Göta Canal (Göta kanal) is a Swedish canal constructed in the early 19th century.
Geograph Britain and Ireland is a web-based project, initiated in March 2005, to create a freely accessible archive of geographically located photographs of Great Britain and Ireland.
George Turnbull was a British engineer responsible from 1851 to 1863 for construction of the first railway line from Calcutta to Benares, some 600 miles – later extended to Delhi.
The Glasgow Bridge spans the River Clyde in Glasgow linking the city centre to Laurieston, Tradeston and Gorbals.
The Gloucester and Sharpness Canal or Gloucester and Berkeley Canal is a canal in the west of England, between Gloucester and Sharpness; for much of its length it runs close to the tidal River Severn, but cuts off a significant loop in the river, at a once-dangerous bend near Arlingham.
Gothenburg (abbreviated Gbg; Göteborg) is the second-largest city in Sweden and the fifth-largest in the Nordic countries.
The Great Glen (An Gleann Mòr), also known as Glen Albyn (from the Scottish Gaelic Gleann Albainn "Glen of Scotland") or Glen More (from the Scottish Gaelic An Gleann Mòr) is a long and straight glen in Scotland running for from Inverness on the edge of Moray Firth, to Fort William at the head of Loch Linnhe.
Gustav IV Adolf or Gustav IV Adolph (1 November 1778 – 7 February 1837) was King of Sweden from 1792 until his abdication in 1809.
A harbor or harbour (see spelling differences; synonyms: wharves, haven) is a sheltered body of water where ships, boats, and barges can be docked.
Hill farming is extensive farming in upland areas, primarily rearing sheep, although historically cattle were often reared extensively in upland areas.
Her Majesty's Naval Base, Portsmouth (HMNB Portsmouth) is one of three operating bases in the United Kingdom for the British Royal Navy (the others being HMNB Clyde and HMNB Devonport).
Holt Fleet Bridge, also known as Holt Bridge, is a cast-iron arch bridge over the River Severn, at Holt in Worcestershire, England.
Holyhead (Caergybi, "Cybi's fort") is a town in Wales and a major Irish Sea port serving Ireland.
The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) is an independent professional association for civil engineers and a charitable body in the United Kingdom.
Invermoriston (Inbhir Mhoireastain in Gaelic) is a small village north of Fort Augustus, Highland, Scotland.
Ironbridge is a town on the River Severn, at the heart of the Ironbridge Gorge, in Shropshire, England.
Arran (Eilean Arainn) or the Isle of Arran is the largest island in the Firth of Clyde and the seventh largest Scottish island, at.
James Brindley (1716 – 27 September 1772) was an English engineer.
James Walker FRSE, FRS (14 September 1781 – 8 October 1862) was an influential Scottish civil engineer.
Sir John Benjamin Macneill FRS (1793 – 2 March 1880) was an eminent Irish civil engineer of the 19th century, closely associated with Thomas Telford.
John Howard FRS (2 September 1726 – 20 January 1790) was a philanthropist and early English prison reformer.
John Rickman (22 August 1771 – 11 August 1840) was an English government official and statistician of the early nineteenth century.
Keig is a village within the local government area of Aberdeenshire Council in the North East of Scotland and is located within the Marr area of Aberdeenshire.
Kirkcudbright, (Cille Chuithbeirt) is a town and parish in Kirkcudbrightshire, of which it is traditionally the county town, within Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.
Lionel Thomas Caswall Rolt (usually abbreviated to Tom Rolt or L. T. C. Rolt) (11 February 1910 – 9 May 1974) was a prolific English writer and the biographer of major civil engineering figures including Isambard Kingdom Brunel and Thomas Telford.
Lanark (Lannraig, Lanrik) is a small town in the central belt of Scotland.
Langholm, also known colloquially as the "Muckle Toon", is a burgh in Dumfries and Galloway in southern Scotland.
The Church of Scotland, the national church of Scotland, divides the country into Presbyteries, which in turn are subdivided into Parishes, each served by a parish church, usually with its own minister.
This is a list of presidents of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE).
Liverpool is a city in North West England, with an estimated population of 491,500 in 2017.
Llangollen is a small town and community in Denbighshire, north-east Wales, situated on the River Dee and on the edge of the Berwyn mountains.
Several bridges named London Bridge have spanned the River Thames between the City of London and Southwark, in central London.
Longdon-Upon-Tern (also known as Longdon-on-Tern or colloquially Longdon) is a village in east central Shropshire, England.
The Longdon-on-Tern Aqueduct, near Longdon-on-Tern in Shropshire, was one of the first two canal aqueducts to be built from cast iron.
Macadam is a type of road construction, pioneered by Scottish engineer John Loudon McAdam around 1820, in which single-sized crushed stone layers of small angular stones are placed in shallow lifts and compacted thoroughly.
Madeley is a town and civil parish in Shropshire, England, now part of the new town of Telford.
The Menai Strait (Afon Menai, the "River Menai") is a narrow stretch of shallow tidal water about long, which separates the island of Anglesey from the mainland of Wales.
The Menai Suspension Bridge (Pont Grog y Borth) is a suspension bridge to carry road traffic between the island of Anglesey and the mainland of Wales.
Montford Bridge is a village in Shropshire, England, and also the name of the bridge in that village.
Montford is a small village and parish in Shropshire, England.
Montgomery County, locally also referred to as Montco, is the third-most populous county in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the 71st most populous in the United States.
Mythe Bridge carries the A438 road across the River Severn at Tewkesbury.
The Nant Ffrancon Pass in Snowdonia, North Wales, is the long steady climb of the A5 road between Bethesda, Gwynedd, and Llyn Ogwen in Conwy.
The National Archives of Scotland (NAS) are the national archives of Scotland, based in Edinburgh.
A nickname is a substitute for the proper name of a familiar person, place, or thing, for affection or ridicule.
The North Pennsylvania Railroad was a railroad company which served Philadelphia, Montgomery County, Bucks County and Northampton County, Pennsylvania.
Over Bridge, also known as Telford's Bridge, is a single span stone arch bridge spanning the canalised West Channel of the River Severn near Gloucester.
Pathhead village is a conservation area in Midlothian, Scotland.
Peterhead (Ceann Phàdraig, Peterheid) is a town in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.
Philip Hardwick (15 June 1792 in London – 28 December 1870) was an English architect, particularly associated with railway stations and warehouses in London and elsewhere.
A planned community, or planned city, is any community that was carefully planned from its inception and is typically constructed on previously undeveloped greenfield land.
A poet laureate (plural: poets laureate) is a poet officially appointed by a government or conferring institution, typically expected to compose poems for special events and occasions.
The Pontcysyllte Aqueduct (Traphont Ddŵr Pontcysyllte) is a navigable aqueduct that carries the Llangollen Canal across the River Dee in north east Wales.
The Poor Employment Act 1817 was an Act passed by the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
Portmahomack (Port Mo Chalmaig; 'Haven of My Colmóc') is a small fishing village in Easter Ross, Scotland.
Potarch is a hamlet in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, with a bridge across the River Dee.
A prison, also known as a correctional facility, jail, gaol (dated, British English), penitentiary (American English), detention center (American English), or remand center is a facility in which inmates are forcibly confined and denied a variety of freedoms under the authority of the state.
All types of architectural projects in Scotland are eligible, including new-build, regeneration, restoration, extensions and interiors.
The River Conwy (Afon Conwy) is a river in north Wales.
The River Dee (Dè / Uisge Dhè), in south-west Scotland, flows from its source in Loch Dee amongst the Galloway Hills, firstly to Clatteringshaws Loch, then into Loch Ken, where it joins the Water of Ken.
The River Dee (Afon Dyfrdwy, Deva Fluvius) is a river in the United Kingdom.
The River Esk (Easg), also called the Border Esk, is a river in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, that flows into the Solway Firth.
The River Mersey is a river in the North West of England.
The River Severn (Afon Hafren, Sabrina) is a river in the United Kingdom.
The River Teme (pronounced; Afon Tefeidiad) rises in Mid Wales, south of Newtown, and flows through Knighton where it crosses the border into England down to Ludlow in Shropshire, then to the north of Tenbury Wells on the Shropshire/Worcestershire border there, on its way to join the River Severn south of Worcester.
Robert Adam (3 July 1728 – 3 March 1792) was a Scottish neoclassical architect, interior designer and furniture designer.
Robert Burns (25 January 175921 July 1796), also known as Rabbie Burns, the Bard of Ayrshire, Ploughman Poet and various other names and epithets, was a Scottish poet and lyricist.
Robert Southey (or 12 August 1774 – 21 March 1843) was an English poet of the Romantic school, one of the "Lake Poets" along with William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and England's Poet Laureate for 30 years from 1813 until his death in 1843.
The President, Council and Fellows of the Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge, commonly known as the Royal Society, is a learned society.
The Royal Society of Edinburgh is Scotland's national academy of science and letters.
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences or Kungliga Vetenskapsakademien is one of the Royal Academies of Sweden.
The Scottish Engineering Hall of Fame honours "those engineers from, or closely associated with, Scotland who have achieved, or deserve to achieve, greatness", selected by an independent panel representing Scottish engineering institutions, academies, museums and archiving organisations.
The Highlands (the Hielands; A’ Ghàidhealtachd, "the place of the Gaels") are a historic region of Scotland.
Shrewsbury is the county town of Shropshire, England.
The Shrewsbury Canal (or Shrewsbury and Newport Canal) was a canal in Shropshire, England.
Shropshire (alternatively Salop; abbreviated, in print only, Shrops; demonym Salopian) is a county in the West Midlands of England, bordering Wales to the west, Cheshire to the north, Staffordshire to the east, and Worcestershire and Herefordshire to the south.
The Shropshire Union Canal is a navigable canal in England.
The Shubenacadie Canal is a Canadian canal in central Nova Scotia, linking Halifax Harbour with the Bay of Fundy by way of the Shubenacadie River and Shubenacadie Grand Lake.
Sir William Pulteney, 5th Baronet (October 1729 – 30 May 1805), known as William Johnstone until 1767, was a Scottish advocate, landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1768 and 1805.
Somerset House is a large Neoclassical building situated on the south side of the Strand in central London, overlooking the River Thames, just east of Waterloo Bridge.
St Katharine Docks, in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, were one of the commercial docks serving London, on the north side of the river Thames just east (downstream) of the Tower of London and Tower Bridge.
The Stanley Embankment (known locally as the Cob) is a railway, road and cycleway embankment that connects the Island of Anglesey and Holy Island, Wales.
Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and the most populous city in the Nordic countries; 952,058 people live in the municipality, approximately 1.5 million in the urban area, and 2.3 million in the metropolitan area.
The craft of stonemasonry (or stonecraft) involves creating buildings, structures, and sculpture using stone from the earth, and is one of the oldest trades in human history.
Telford is a large new town in the borough of Telford and Wrekin and ceremonial county of Shropshire, England, about east of Shrewsbury, and north west of Birmingham.
Telford and Wrekin is a unitary district with borough status in the West Midlands region of England.
Telford bridge usually refers to a bridge whose design and construction was overseen by the late-18th/early-19th century Scottish civil engineer Thomas Telford.
The Telford Medal is a prize awarded by the British Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) for a paper or series of papers.
Telford is a borough in Bucks and Montgomery Counties in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
Tenbury Wells (locally Tenbury) is a market town and civil parish in the north-western extremity of the Malvern Hills District of Worcestershire, England, which at the 2011 census had a population of 3,777.
The Iron Bridge is a bridge that crosses the River Severn in Shropshire, England.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
Thomas Campbell (27 July 1777 – 15 June 1844) was a Scottish poet chiefly remembered for his sentimental poetry dealing especially with human affairs.
Thomas Telford School (commonly referred to as TTS) is a City Technology College in Telford, Shropshire and is sponsored by The Mercers Company and Tarmac Holdings Limited.
Tongland is a small village about 2 miles north of Kirkcudbright, in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.
Tower Bridge is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in London built between 1886 and 1894.
The Trent and Mersey Canal is a in the East Midlands, West Midlands, and north-west of England.
The University of Cambridge (informally Cambridge University)The corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.
Waterloo Bridge (Pont Waterloo) is an early cast iron bridge, spanning the River Conwy at Betws-y-Coed, in Conwy county borough, north-west Wales.
Watling Street is a route in England and Wales that began as an ancient trackway first used by the Britons, mainly between the areas of modern Canterbury and using a natural ford near Westminster.
Westminster is an area of central London within the City of Westminster, part of the West End, on the north bank of the River Thames.
Westminster Abbey, formally titled the Collegiate Church of St Peter at Westminster, is a large, mainly Gothic abbey church in the City of Westminster, London, England, just to the west of the Palace of Westminster.
Whitstable (locally) is a seaside town on the north coast of Kent in south-east England, 5 miles (8km) north of Canterbury and 2 miles (3km) west of Herne Bay.
Wick (Inbhir Ùige, Week) is a town and royal burgh in Caithness, in the far north of Scotland.
Sir William Chambers (23 February 1723 – 10 March 1796) was a Scottish-Swedish architect, based in London.
William Jessop (23 January 1745 – 18 November 1814) was an English civil engineer, best known for his work on canals, harbours and early railways in the late 18th and early 19th centuries.
Wolverhampton is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England.
Worcestershire (written abbreviation: Worcs) is a county in the West Midlands of England.
Wrexham (Wrecsam) is the largest town in the north of Wales and an administrative, commercial, retail and educational centre.