James Livesey and Son
Railway engineers particularly active in South America
1886 Surveys for the South Western of Venezuela (Barquisimeto) Railway in Venezuela
c.1889 Engineering work on the Mexican Southern Railway
c.1890 Engineers on the construction through mountainous country of the Bobadilla- Algerciras (Gibraltar) Railway.
1890 Involved in building of the Interoceanic Railway in Mexico.
1892 Messrs. Livesey, Son and Henderson were charged with examining and reporting on the Algeciras Railway, then under construction, the Great Southern of Spain Railway, the Ponte-vedra and Carril Railway, and other similar projects in Spain.
1893 Engineers of the Costa Rica Railway for the Birriz Viaduct
c1912 Livesey, Son and Henderson became Livesey and Henderson
Sources of Information
- Obituary of Richard Popkiss
- London Gazette 17 Feb 1899