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Frank Edward Winsor

Frank Edward Winsor, American civil engineer. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (director 1922-1924; Mason.

Background

  • Winsor, Frank Edward was born on November 16, 1870 in Providence, Rhode Island, United States. Son of George Henry and Lucy Jane (Draper) Winsor.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Philosophy, Brown U., 1891, C.E., 1892, A.M., 1896, Doctor of Science, 1929.

    Career

    • On construction of the Metropolitan Sewer System, Boston, 1891-1895, design and construction of Metropolitan Water Works, 1895-1903. Water supply investigations, New York City, February-November 1903. Designing engineer and deputy chief engineer Charles River Basin Commission, Boston, 1903-1906.

      Div. engineer and department engineer Catskill Water Works, for New York City. In charge construction Kensico and Hillview reservoirs, 32 miles of Catskill Aqueduct, etc., 1906-1915. Chief engineer new water supply, Providence, 1915-1926.

      Chief engineer Metropolitan District Water Supply, under Metropolitan District Water Supply Commission, Boston, since 1926. Construction engineering Board of Water Supply, New York City. Trustee Brown U.

    Membership

    Member American Society of Civil Engineers (director 1922-1924.

    Connections

    • Married Catharine Holbrook Burton, October 25, 1893. Children: Lucy Burton (Mistress.
    • father: George Henry Winsor
    • mother: Lucy Jane (Draper) Winsor
    • spouse: Catharine Holbrook Burton
    • child: Lucy Burton (Mrs Winsor
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    Died January 30, 1939
    (aged 68)
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