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" It resisted uninjured the shocks of the great earthquake in that year, although it was observed to oscillate considerably. The most conspicuous part of the work is that which crosses the Valley of Alcantra... "
Minutes of Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Page 138
by Institution of Civil Engineers (Great Britain) - 1848
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Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel ..., Volume 35

Perry Fairfax Nursey - Industrial arts - 1841
...Trans, of Soc. of Civil Engineers.] This aqueduct was founded by king John the Fifth, in 1713, and completed by the Marquis of Pombal, 1755. It resisted...of thirty-two arches, with spans varying from 50 to IOS feet; the crown of the centre arch ¡я 225 feet from the ground. The length of this portion is...
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The Mechanics' Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal, and Gazette, Volume 35

Industrial arts - 1841
...Trans, of Soc. of Civil Engineers.] ' This aqueduct was founded by king John the Fifth, in 1713, and completed by the Marquis of Pombal, 1755. It resisted...part of the work is that which crosses the Valley of Âlcantra ; it consists of thirty-two archet, with spans varying from 50 to 105 feet ; the crown of...
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The Mechanic's Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal and Gazette, Volume 35

1841
...Trans, of Soc. of Civil Engineers.] This aqueduct was founded by king John the Fifth, in 1713, and completed by the Marquis of Pombal, 1755. It resisted...conspicuous part of the work is that which crosses the Vnlley of Alcantra ; it consists of thirty-two arches, with spans varying from 60 to 105 feet ; the...
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The Metropolitan Magazine, Volume 32

1841
...— This aqueduct was founded by King John the Fifth in 1713, and completed by the Marquis of Pombsl 1755. It resisted uninjured the shocks of the great...which crosses the Valley of Alcantra ; it consists of thirtv-two arches, with spans varying from fifty to one hundred and five feet; the crown of the centre...
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The Saint Petersburg English Review of Literature, the Arts and ..., Volume 1

1842
...This aqueduct was founded by king John the Fifth in 1713, and completed by the Marquis of Pombal, in 1755. It resisted uninjured the shocks of the great...feet from the ground. The length of this portion is 3,000 feet. The sourees from which the supply of water is derived, arc situated in the high ground...
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Newton's London Journal of Arts and Sciences: Being Record of the ..., Volume 19

William Newton, Charles Frederick Partington - 1842
...Valley of Alcantra." By Samuel Clegg, Jun. This aqueduct was founded by King John the Fifth in 171S, and completed by the Marquis of Pombal, 1755. It resisted...is that which crosses the Valley of Alcantra ; it consistes of thirty-two arches, with spans varying from 50 to 105 feet ; the crown of the centre arch...
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The London journal of arts and sciences (and repertory of patent inventions ...

William Newton - 1842
...aqueduct was founded by King John the Fifth in 1713, and completed by the Marquis of Pombal, 1 755. It resisted uninjured the shocks of the great earthquake...is that which crosses the Valley of Alcantra ; it consistes of thirty-two arches, with spans varying from 50 to 105 feet ; the crown of the centre arch...
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The St. Peterburg English Review, Volume 1

S. Warrand - 1842
...This aqueduct was founded by king John the Fifth in 1713, and completed by the Marquis of Pombal, iii 1755. It resisted uninjured the shocks of the great...spans varying from 50 to 105 feet; the crown of the c«Hre arch is 225 feet from the ground. The length of this portion is 3,000 feet. The sources from...
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