Raoul Mesnier du Ponsard

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Raoul Ronson Mesnier de Ponsard (1848-1914)
Raoul Ronson Mesnier du Ponsard (1848—1914) Date before 1915

Raoul Mesnier du Ponsard, São Nicolau, Porto, 2 April 1848 — Inhambane, Mozambique 26 May 1914) was a Portuguese engineer of French parentage.[1] He designed the Santa Justa Lift, the Ascensor da Glória, the Ascensor da Bica, Bom Jesus do Monte Funicular and the Boca do Vento Elevator.

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  1. ^ Peixoto, José Carlos Gonçalves (2008-03-09). "HISTÓRIA POR UM CANUDO: O Bom Jesus do Monte e Raoul Mesnier du Ponsard". HISTÓRIA POR UM CANUDO. Retrieved 2019-01-31.