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Born: fl 1895

Military Engineer

He arrived in the Cape with the First British occupation in 1795 and departed in 1802 when the Cape was returned to the Batavian Republic (Netherlands). As Captain in the ROYAL ENGINEERS recorded by LEWCOCK (1963: 443) as having executed drawings of Craig's Tower and Battery.

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Craig's Tower and Battery: c1795. Cape Town, Western Cape - Architect

Books citing BRIDGES

Lewcock, Ronald. 1963. Early Nineteenth Century Architecture in South Africa : a study of the interaction of two cultures, 1795-1837. Cape Town: AA Balkema. pp 443