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Archer, John Lee (1791 - 1852)

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Engineer and Architect
Born: 26 April 1791.  Died: 4 December 1852  Stanley, Tasmania, Australia.
John Lee Archer was Civil Engineer and Colonial Architect to Van Dieman's Land 1826-38 and police magistrate for the district of Horton 1838 until his death. Among the many buildings he designed are Parliament, the Ordnance Stores in Salamanca Place and a number of churches. His outstanding engineering work was the stone bridge over the Macquarie River at Ross.
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Published by The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre on ASAPWeb, 1994 - 2007
Originally published 1994-1999 by Australian Science Archives Project, 1999-2006 by the Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
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