Munro, Crawford Hugh (1904-1976)

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Munro, C. H. (Crawford Hugh) (1904-)
Munro, C. H. (Crawford Hugh) (1904-1976)
Munro, Crawford Hugh
Munro, Crawford Hugh (1904-)
Field of activity
Civil Engineer; University Professor; Civil engineer; Academic
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Crawford Hugh Munro (1904-1976), civil engineer and university professor, was born on 23 March 1904 at Toowoomba, Queensland, second child of Toowoomba-born parents Robert Henry Munro, commission agent,...

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Crawford Munro was Professor of Civil Engineering at New South Wales University of Technology (later University of New South Wales) from 1954 to 1969. He planned the new faculty building, introduced new courses, encouraged further education for practising engineers and promoted the need for research alongside teaching. Munro's main area of research was hydrology. He helped establish the Water Research Foundation of Australia and served on State and National committees and as consultant on a variety of projects, particularly in retirement. His principal text was (1974). Munro served on the Council of Institution of Engineers, Australia from 1962 to 1974. The Centre for Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of New South Wales was named in his honour.

  • Education - BE, University of Sydney
  • Career position - Resident Engineer and Research Officer, Metropolitan Water, Sewerage and Drainage Board, Sydney
  • Career position - Lecturer-in-Charge, Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Sydney Technical College
  • Career event - Attached to the Commonwealth Department of Munitions as State Supervising Engineer
  • Career position - Head of Department of Civil Engineering and Assistant Director of Technical Education, Sydney Technical College
  • Career position - Associate Professor of engineering, New South Wales University of Technology
  • Career position - Professor of Civil Engineering, New South Wales University of Technology University of New South Wales from 1958
  • Career position - Professor of Civil Engineering, University of New South Wales
  • Career position - Member of Council, Institution of Engineers, Australia
  • Life event - Retired

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b. 1904

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Munro, Crawford Hugh
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Munro, Crawford Hugh (1904-1976), Civil Engineer and University Professor
    Horne, Julia
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2000
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 15, 441-442
  3. Crawford Munro: a Vision for Australia's Water
    Humphreys, L. Ross
    Published: Engineers Media, Crown Nest (N.S.W.), 2009

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  1. The assessment of the water resources of the Territory of Papua and New Guinea / by C. H. Munro
    Munro, Crawford Hugh
    [ Article : 1964 ]
    At 5 libraries
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  2. Standards for construction of roads on housing estates / a report by C.H.Munro and G.B.Welch for the Institute of Real Estate Development, Sydney
    Munro, C. H. (Crawford Hugh), 1904-
    [ Book : 1967 ]
    At CARM Centre
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 41,819.312)

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  3. Australian water resources and their development / [by] C.H. Munro
    Munro, C. H. (Crawford Hugh), 1904-
    [ Book : 1974 ]
    At 43 libraries
    Australian water resources and their development / [by] C.H. Munro
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  4. Investigation of flood levels on proposed housing estate at the confluence of Brickmaker's and Cabramatta Creeks, Cabramatta, N.S.W / Prep. by C.H.Munro for John Hitter Holdings Pty. Ltd
    Munro, C. H. (Crawford Hugh), 1904-
    [ Book : 1963 ]
    At Liverpool City
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  5. Australian sanitary engineering practice / forward by Harvey Sutton
    Randerson, Henry Young
    [ Book : 1948-1969 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  6. Water conservation
    Munro, C. H. (Crawford Hugh), 1904-
    [ Book : 1958 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  7. Hydrology and water resources
    Munro, C. H. (Crawford Hugh), 1904-
    [ Article : 1959 ]
    At National Library
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  8. Water supplies : paper presented at the Symposium on the Development of Northern Australia, held at the University of New South Wales on 5th December 1961 / C. H. Munro
    Munro, C. H. (Crawford Hugh), 1904-
    [ Book : 1962 ]
    At UWA Library
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  9. Flood mitigation in the Namoi Valley / by C.H. Munro
    Munro, C. H. (Crawford Hugh), 1904-
    [ Book : 1964 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  10. Water conservation : [bibliog.]
    Munro, C. H. (Crawford Hugh), 1904-
    [ Book : 1958 ]
    At National Library
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  1. New South Wales University of Technology (1949-1958)
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  1. Orange Blossoms. MUNRO -- NELSON.
    Toowoomba Chronicle and Darling Downs General Advertiser (Qld. : 1875 - 1902) Saturday 21 October 1899 p 4 Article
    ... . Duncan Munro, of Toowoomba, to Miss Grace AgncA, daughter of Hlr Hugh and Lady Nelson, took placa on ... , Messrs. Morgan, Pasco, Crawford, Esse Evans, Sinclair, Ynldwyn, Munro, and Mclntyre, Misses Munro and ... 1057 words
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  2. Mrs. Duncan Munro.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 24 August 1932 p 13 Article
    ... . Munro (Brisbane), Archie, Tom, and Hugh Munro,, of Toowoomba, and three daughters, Mesdames B. F ... Mrs. Duncan Munro. Mrs. Duncan Munro, an old resident of Toowoomba, whose association with the ... 142 words
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  3. OBITUARY. MRS. DUNCAN MUNRO.
    Toowoomba Chronicle and Darling Downs Gazette (Qld. : 1922 - 1933) Wednesday 24 August 1932 p 6 Article
    ... late Mr. William Crawford, of Crawfordsburn. In 1870 she married the late Mr. Duncan Munro, member of ... survived by five sons—Messrs. R. K. Munro (Brisbane), William, Archie. Tom and Hugh (Toowoomba), and three ... 154 words
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  1. Index page
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 31 December 1942 [INDEX Jan 1942-Dec 1942] p 15

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    ... . Anderson, J. H., 652. Anderson, J. K., 1088. Anderson, J. L., 51, 1904. Anderson, J. L. N., 642. 2754 ... 125560 words
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    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 17 September 1942 [Issue No.251] p 2291

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... Shane (1979), (Acting Squadron Leader) A. T. Cowdell (1976), E. A. Montigue (1980), (Acting Flight Lieutenant ... ) E. S. Edwards (1904), C, Kerr-Grant (1917), K. N". Stevenson (1921), (Acting Flight Lieutenants) E ... 3627 words
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  3. No. 22. LIST OF LETTERS RETURNED FROM THE COUNTRY, AND NOW LYING AT THIS OFFICE UNCLAIMED.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Tuesday 22 December 1863 [Issue No.248 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 2803

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    ... ., Minmi 1 CAMPBELL Hugh, Redfem 2 Campbell Rachael, Maitland 4 Cameron Jaines, Lachlan 5 Carlin J ... 14 M'Kenzie Hugh, Deniliquin 15 M'Keoagh Bridget, Jamberoo 15J M'Mahon Ann, Camden 16 M'Naught Wm ... 7461 words
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  1. Crawford Munro : a vision for Australia's water / L. Ross Humphreys
    Humphreys, L. R. (Leonard Ross), 1927-
    [ Book : 2009 ]
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  2. The royal kalendar and guide to Tasmania for 1859 / by Hugh Munro Hull
    Hull, Hugh Munro, 1818-1882
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    The royal kalendar and guide to Tasmania for 1859 / by Hugh Munro Hull
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  3. Australian sanitary engineering / Foreword by Harvey Sutton
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  4. Practical hints to emigrants intending to proceed to Tasmania, and a full description of the several counties and their products / by Hugh Munro Hull ; with a paper on local industries written by Edwin Cradock Nowell
    Hull, Hugh Munro, 1818-1882
    [ Book : 1871 ]
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    Practical hints to emigrants intending to proceed to Tasmania, and a full description of the several counties and their products / by Hugh Munro Hull ; with a paper on local industries written by Edwin Cradock Nowell
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  2. Cattle v the Crown: is there a place for the Commonwealth as animal welfare guardian?
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    University of Queensland Law Journal
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