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ROYCE, William Stapleton

Born: fl 1876

Contractor


British imigrant, first to the Cape Colony where he worked on the construction of the early Cape to Wellington lines. Later of the most experienced contractors as Warren & Royce on the construction of the NZASM line. Constructed bridges for the ZAR. Was responsible for the construction of the NZASM tunnel at Waterval Boven.

All truncated references not fully cited in 'References' are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.

List of projects

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ZAR Road Bridge over the Crocodile River, 'Schoeman's Bridge': 1891-1917. Hartbeespoort, North West - Contractor
ZAR Road Bridge over the Mooi River, 'Suidbrug': 1890. Potchefstroom, North West - Contractor
ZAR Road Bridge over the Schoon Spruit, 'Schoonspruitbrug': 1891. Klerksdorp, North West - Contractor
ZAR Road Bridge over the Vaal River (Kruger Bridge): 1891. Standerton, Mpumalanga - Contractor

Books citing ROYCE

Erasmus, Koos and Friebus, Hein. 2008. Vergete padbrûe van die ZAR : 'n oorsig van die padbrûe wat gebou en beplan is tydens die regering van die Zuid-Afrikaanse Republiek. Centurion: Koos Erasmus and Hein Friebus: . pp 22, 34, 35, 37