Extract from An essay on the present state of our publick roads

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An extract from an essay on the state of our public roads published in 1756. The essay argues for 'the absolute necessity of a total prohibition of the use of narrow wheels, on all carriages drawn by more than one horse lengthways. And the benefit that will accrue thereby to farmers and carriers, to trade and manufactures, as well as ease, pleasure, and safety to travellers'.

Full title:
An essay on the present state of our publick roads; shewing the absolute necessity of a total prohibition of the use of narrow wheels, on all carriages drawn by more than one horse lengthways ...
Published:
1756, London
Format:
Book
Usage terms
Public Domain
Held by
British Library
Shelfmark:
RB.23.a.23166

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