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Technical advances in engineering

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  Engineers had built long tunnels and aqueducts. This gave people the confidence to support new engineering schemes. More engineers, such as Telford, Rennie and Jessop developed the techniques of canal building pioneered by Brindley. Small photo of Pontcysyllte Aqueduct
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