Bridge Builder


Robert Gillespie Reid ~ Bridge and Railway Builder

A Scottish financier and bridge builder who was born in c1840 in Coupar Angus,┬áRobert Gillespie Reid┬átrained as a bridge builder with his uncle and then set up his own business. After some travel, Australia (1865) he settled in Montreal in 1871. There he built the International Bridge across the Niagara […]