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oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - Past master 23 - James Cameron : history and heritage

Volume 17, Issue 9
  • ISSN : 1021-2000

 

Abstract

Few engineers in the 19th century went to university and most were articled to an established practitioner, by which means they would eventually be admitted to Associate Membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers. But in the early years the profession was not established, pupilages were scarce and the Institution did not exist. Many gained experience as labourers and artisans and were recognised as engineers when they emerged from the pack to plan and execute their own projects.

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