THE REMOVAL OF A DOCK-WALL TO FORM AN ENTRANCE TO THE PRINCE OF WALES GRAVING-DOCK, SOUTHAMPTON

F E W SHIELDS
1897 Minutes of the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers  
TIIE Prince of Wales Graving-Dock a t Southampton is approached from a deep tidal basin known as the Empress Dock, which is Scale, 1 inch = 64 feet. bounded by it concrete wall, 51 feet high and 30 feet thick at the bottom. To complete the entrance to the graving-dock it was necessary to pierce an opening through this wall 120 feet wide Downloaded by [ University of Ottawa Library System] on [11/09/16].
doi:10.1680/imotp.1897.19272 fatcat:gtkvv2bd7zarblpwpwjju7nwgu