Richard Weston

Member of The Hundred

Richard Weston (Sir)
Birth and death
1591 - 1652
Profession details
Canal builder and Agriculturist
Related place
Alistair Grant

Sir Richard Weston (1591-1652) canal builder and agriculturist, promoted the pound lock as a means of improving navigation on canals and rivers to make the River Wey navigable from Guildford to the River Thames at Weybridge.

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