Port Oriel: God's Own Dock or Abomination? The Shifting Value Systems of Civil Engineers
|Title:||Port Oriel: God's Own Dock or Abomination? The Shifting Value Systems of Civil Engineers||Authors:||Shotton, Elizabeth||Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/8430||Date:||9-Apr-2017||Abstract:||The history of maritime engineering typically concentrates on the development of significant ports, the evolution of technological advances, or the contribution of a singular individual. Rarely are small harbours, so prevalent on Irish and British coasts, studied seriously beyond the work of local historians, whose focus resides on the communities of these harbours.||Funding Details:||Irish Research Council||Type of material:||Conference Publication||Keywords:||Harbour;Dock;Quay;Clogher Head;Port Oriel;Ireland;Basin;Pier;Excavations;Fishing;Nineteenth century;Technology||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Peer reviewed||Conference Details:||CHS The Construction History Society Fourth Conference and AGM, Queen's College, Cambridge, UK, 7-9 April 2017|
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