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Ernest W. Wiggin

Ernest W. Wiggin was a Civil Engineer who lived and worked out of New Haven, Connecticut in the early decades of the 1900s. He was a member of the Connecticut Society of Civil Engineers; in the CSCE 1912 roster of members, Wiggin is listed as a Bridge Engineer. At Dumbarton Oaks, Wiggin consulted on retaining walls and landscape grading for the terraces Beatrix Farrand built east of the mansion.



1930 United States Census (Population Schedule), New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut; p. 13A, Line 1, Ernest W. Wiggin household; digital images, (, accessed August 6, 2014); citing NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 278.

Connecticut Society of Civil Engineers. "Twenty-Eighth Annual Meeting: List of Members." 1912.

Garden Archives Drawings.