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Harrison Prescott Eddy

civil engineer

Harrison Prescott Eddy, American civil engineer. member Metcalf & Eddy, May since 1907; Mason.

Background

Eddy, Harrison Prescott was born on April 29, 1870 in Millbury, Massachusetts, United States. Son of William Justus and Martha Augusta (Prescott) Eddy.

Education

Bachelor of Science Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 1891, honorary Doctor of Engineering 1930.

Career

Superintendent sewage treatment works, Worcester, 1891-1892. Superintendent sewer department, 1892-1907. Member Metcalf & Eddy, May since 1907.

Has been construction engineering on sewage, drainage, etc., to cities of Boston, Louisville, Milwaukee, New York, Dayton (O), Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, Portland, Oregon, San Francisco, Cleveland, Chicago.

Works

  • Author: (with Leonard Metcalf) American Sewerage Practice, Vol. I, Design of Sewers, 1914, Vol. II, Construction of Sewers, 1915, Vol.

    III, Disposal of Sewage, 1915. Sewerage and Sewage Disposal (with Leonard Metcalf), 1922.

Membership

Member Metcalf & Eddy, May since 1907.

Connections

Married Minnie Locke Jones, June 1, 1892. Children: Willard Jones (deceased), Harrison Prescott, Randolph Locke, Charlotte Frances.

father:
William Justus Eddy

mother:
Martha Augusta (Prescott) Eddy

spouse:
Minnie Locke Jones

children:
Willard Jones Eddy (deceased)

Harrison Prescott Eddy

Randolph Locke Eddy

Charlotte Frances Eddy