The life of George Chaffey

a story of irrigation beginnings in California and Australia by J. A. Alexander

Publisher: Macmillan & co. ltd. in Melbourne, London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 382 Downloads: 339
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  • California.,
  • Australia.

Subjects:

  • Chaffey, George, 1848-,
  • Irrigation -- California.,
  • Irrigation -- Australia.

Edition Notes

Statementby J. A. Alexander, with a foreword by the Rt. Hon. Stanley Melbourne Bruce ... an introduction by Dr. Elwood Mead ... and a chapter on the Imperial valley, by H. T. Cory.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTA140.C4 A5
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, [2], 382 p.
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6727725M
LC Control Number29010073
OCLC/WorldCa931772

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George Chaffey returned to the United States, while William stayed on in Mildura and without any prospect of recovering his wealth, worked tirelessly to see the irrigation projects continue.

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George Chaffey (28 January – 1 March ) was a Canadian–born engineer who with his brother William developed large parts of Southern California, including what became the community of Etiwanda and cities of Ontario, and undertook similar developments in Australia which became the city of Mildura, and the town of Renmark and Paringa.

Big, green and as noisy as ever. Irrigation pioneer George Chaffey's more than year-old steam pumps roared back to life in Mildura at the weekend. Chaffey Headgate - - Chaffey Headgate - - Hi Res Charles R Rockwood - Drege Alpha - Drege Alpha - High Resolution Drege Alpha Oct from Calisphere - Digging Alamo Canal west of CO River - Imperial CA - Map of the Colorado Desert and Its Recent Flooding.

The canal engineer, George Chaffey, went one step further and decided to route the canal (light blue line) through the existing Alamo Arroyos as an additional cost savings measure. The route was longer, but it was much cheaper and faster to dredge out the arroyos into larger channels than to dig a new canal that followed the edge of the dunes.

Lavinia married Joseph Chaffey, whom was the father of George Chaffey whom married Lavinia's sister Sarah Ann Manuel. Joseph was first married to Harriet Soper Dashwood. Sources. BIRTH Name: Lavinia Ann Manuel Gender: Female Baptism Date: 14 Jul Baptism Place: Almer, Dorset, England Father: Thomas Manuel Mother: Mary Manuel.

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He regularly advises clients on. The Chaffey Joint Union High School District traces its roots back towhen George Chaffey, along with his brother William, purchased land from the Cucamonga Land Company and Kincaid ranches (current Ontario/Upland) with the objective of creating a “new model colony” that would surpass anything of its kind ever attempted in California.

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ג'ורג' צ'אפי (באנגלית: George Chaffey‏; 28 בינואר – 1 במרץ ) היה מהנדס יליד קנדה שפיתח יחד עם אחיו, ויליאם, אזורים נרחבים בדרום קליפורניה, כולל הקהילה לעתיד של אטיוונדה (Etiwanda), אונטריו (Ontario) ואפלנד (Upland).). האחים יזמו הקמת. William Benjamin Chaffey, CMG (21 October – 4 June ) was a Canadian engineer and irrigation planner who with his older brother George Chaffey developed what became the cities of Etiwanda, California, Ontario, California, and Upland, California in the United States of America, as well as the cities of Mildura, Victoria and the town of Renmark, South Australia, in Australia.

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