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Engineering 1878 Jan-Jun: General Index.
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  • ABOUCHOFF Steel Works, St. Petersburg, Eastons and Anderson's Sixty-Ton Steam Forge Crane for the, 65
  • Accident, Railway, The Hatfield, 30, 180
  • Accidents, Recent Railway, 157
  • Accidents, Two Railway, 69
  • Accuracy of Indicator Diagrams, The, 77, 294
  • Action of Railway Brakes, The, 432, 469, 490
  • Address of the President of the Institution of Civil Engineers, 50
  • Address of the President of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Mr. John Robinson, at Paris, 476
  • Address of the President of the Society of Telegraph Engineers, Dr. Siemens, 85, 111
  • Administration and Service Bureaux ; The Paris Exhibition, 225
  • Admiralty Boiler Committee, The, 263, 389
  • Admission to the Exhibition; The Paris Exhibition, ;341
  • Aerial Telegraph Lines, Insulators for, 254
  • Agricultural Locomotives, 132
  • Air Injector for Air Vessels, Wipperman and Lewis's, 16
  • Alarum, Cooke's Telephonic, 451
  • Alcock's Fifty-Ton Overhead Travelling Crane, 84
  • Algerian Palace at the Paris Exhibition, 161
  • Amateur's Foot Lathe, 240
  • American Iron and Steel Works (See Iron and Steel Works, American)
  • American Railway Appliances, 229
  • American Society of Engineers (See Engineers, The American Society of)
  • American Telegraphy, 167
  • Annual Meeting of the Institution of Naval Architects, 286
  • Annual Meeting of the Iron and Steel Institute, 247, 259, 274
  • Apparatus, Dynamo-Electric, 63, 87
  • Aquarium at the Paris Exhibition, 42, 85 Architects, Naval, The Education of, 347
  • Armour Plates, Compound, 147
  • Art of Puddling, The ; its Past, Present, and Future, 376
  • Artillery (Broadwell), Krupp, 244
  • Arts, The Society of (See Society of Arts, The)
  • Association of Chambers of Commerce, The, and the Patent Laws, 186
  • Atkinson's Feed-Water Heater, 436
  • Automatic Brake, The Westinghouse ; Standard Brake Rigging for Carriages on the London, Brighton, and South Coast Railway, 203
  • Barnard and Wright's Report on the Mouths of the Mississippi, 65, 111
  • Barrel, The Glazing; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 138
  • Bateman, Mr. John Frederic, President of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Address of, 50
  • Battery, Byrne's Pneumatic, 207, 417, 421
  • Bay State Iron Company, Plate Mill of the ; American Iron and Steel Works, 401
  • Becquerel, Regnault, and Secchi, 205
  • Bedplates and Framing; Steam Engines at the Paris Exhibition, 499
  • Belleville Boiler, at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Belleville Boiler, Portable Engine with, at the Paris Exhibition, 387
  • Bernays' Twin Cylinder Engine, at the Paris Exhibition, 353
  • Bessemer Product at the North Chicago Rolling Mill Company's Works, 227
  • Bessemer Steel, The Manufacture of, 275, 290
  • Bevan, Mr. G. Phillips, on Strikes in 1877, 7
  • Beverley and Atkins' Stone Sawing Engine, 516
  • Bill, The Factories and Workshops, 146
  • Bill, The Telegraphs, 324
  • Binder, Wood's Sheaf, 182
  • Black, Hawthorn, and Company's Tank Locomotive (3 ft. Gauge) at the Paris Exhibition, 509
  • Blair Process, The, 274, 289
  • Black Copper, Smelting for; The Clausthal Lead-Smelting Works, 19, 57
  • Block, Plummer, Chapman and Sutton's, 170
  • Board of Trade, The, and Clyde Shipbuilders, 200
  • Board of Trade, The, and Railways, 105
  • Boiler, The Belleville, at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Boiler Committee, The Admiralty, 263, 389
  • Boiler and Engine Trials at the South Metropolitan Gas Works, 79, 108, 116
  • Boiler Explosion, Dublin. Report of Mr. L. E. Fletcher on the, 395
  • Boiler Explosions ; Report of Mr. L. E. Fletcher to the Manchester Steam Users' Association, 120
  • Boiler Explosions in 1877; Report of Mr. E. B. Marten, 162
  • Boiler Explosions, Steam ; Communication from the Manchester Steam Users' Association to the Home Secretary, 266
  • Boiler Flues, Apparatus for Testing, 260
  • Boiler Making, Report on the Use of Steel for, 131
  • Boiler Making and Shipbuilding, Steel Plates for,. 47, 127, 165, 223, 303
  • Boilers, The Corrosion of, 431, 495
  • Boilers, Corrugated Flues for, 245, 284, 3G9
  • Boilers, High-Pressure Steam, 373
  • Boilers, Locomotive, 122
  • Boilers, Meunier's, at the Paris Exhibition, 493
  • Boilers, Steam, The Circulation of Water in, 30
  • Boilers, Steel, On Experiments Relative to, 310, 320, 354, 396
  • Boilers, Steel Marine, 305, 459
  • Boilers, Twin, Smith and Alexander's, 27
  • Bolckow, Mr. H. W. F., 494
  • Boring Machine for Locomotive Cylinders, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's Portable, at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Box Engine, Outridge's, 52
  • Brake, Clark and Webb's Continuous, for the London and North-Western Railway, 46, 104
  • Brake, Smith's Vacuum, Experiments with the ; The Hatfield Railway Accident, 181
  • Brake Squib Attachment, Smith's Vacuum, 170
  • Brake Trials, Vacuum, between Paris and Creil, 493
  • Brake, The Westinghouse Automatic ; Standard Brake Rigging for Carriages on the London, Brighton, and South Coast Railway, 203
  • Brakes, Continuous Railway; Returns to the Railway Companies' Association, 264
  • Brakes, Railway, the Action of, 432, 469, 490
  • Brakes for Railway Trains, Continuous, 112
  • Branfill's Earthwork Measurer, 160
  • Brazilian Ironclad, The " Independencia," 107
  • Breaking-Down Machine; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 95
  • Bridge, The East River, Notes on the Masonry of, 53, 121, 171
  • Bridge, Floating, The Hooghly, 201
  • Bridge, Matthyssen's Proposed Lifting, over the River Scheldt at Antwerp, 140
  • Bridge at Prague, A New, 859
  • Bridge over the River Sarpsfos; Norwegian State Railways, 10, 26, 62
  • Bridge, The Tay, Official Inspection of, 181
  • Bridges, Indian Railway, 362
  • Bridges, Long-Span Railway, 405
  • British Catalogue ; The Paris Exhibition, 341
  • British Ironclads, 224
  • British Section ; The Paris Exhibition, 237
  • Brown's Valve Gear, Horizontal Condensing Engine with, at the Paris Exhibition, 475
  • Brunton and Trier's Stone-Dressing Machine, at the Paris Exhibition, 437
  • Building of the Ville de Paris; The Paris Exhibition, 336, 362
  • Bureaux, Administration and Service; The Paris Exhibition, 225
  • Byrne's Pneumatic Battery, 207, 417, 421
  • California, Hydraulic Mining in, 20, 58
  • Cambria Iron and Steel Works ; American Iron and Steel Works, 422, 485
  • Canadian Railways, The, 175, 214, 313, 360, 400, 508
  • Canal, The Delaware and Raritan; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 198
  • Car, Hand; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 43
  • Car, Standard Box ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 24
  • Carbon Telephone, Edison's, 496
  • Cascade, The Grand; The Paris Exhibition, 225
  • Casting Apparatus, Steel, 274, 289
  • Catalogue, The British ; The Paris Exhibition, 341
  • Centrifugal Pumping Engine, Gwynne and Company's, 62
  • Chairmen, Professional, 185
  • Chambers of Commerce, The Association of, and the Patent Laws, 186
  • Chapman and Sutton's Plummer Block, 170
  • Charcoal Grinding Mill ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 37
  • Chocolate Factory, Menier's, at the Paris Exhibition, 444, 491
  • Circulating Pump, Manley's Steam, at the Paris Exhibition, 451
  • Circulation of Water in Steam Boilers, The, 30
  • Clark and Webb's Continuous Brake for the London and North-Western Railway, 46, 104
  • Classification of Exhibits; The Paris Exhibition, 338
  • Clausthal Lead-Smelting Works, The, 19, 57
  • Cleveland, Notes from, 15, 28, 51, 66, 90, 101, 122, 144, 169, 184, 204, 228, 242, 262, 288, 302, 322, 368, 388, 408, 430, 450, 478, 494, 521
  • Cleveland Rolling Mill Company's Works, The; American Iron and Steel Works, 256
  • Clyde Shipbuilders and Board of Trade, The, 200
  • Clyde Shipbuilding Trade in 1877, The, 8, 32
  • Coal Mine Locomotives, 507
  • Coal Mining at the Paris Exhibition, 391, 399, 448
  • Coal Truck, Standard ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 14
  • Coalfield, The Formosan, 89
  • College, The Royal Naval, and the Mercantile Marine, 353
  • Collision and Loss of the " Grosser Kurfurst," 453
  • Committee, The Admiralty Boiler, 263, 389
  • Compound Armour Plates, 147
  • Compound Engine, Trial of Donkin and Co.'s, at the South Metropolitan Gas Works, 79, 108, 116
  • Compound Engine Trial ; Report of M. Walther-Meunier, 4, '21
  • Compound Engine for Tug-Boat, 469
  • Compound Engines with Correy's Variable Expansion Gear, 491, 504
  • Compound Engines for Rail Mill, Tannett, Walker, and Company's, 388, 430
  • Compound Mill Engine, Holborow and Company's, 386
  • Compound-Plate Battery, Byrne's, 417, 421
  • Compounding a Horizontal Engine, 202
  • Computation of Earthwork, Branfill's Diagrams for, 160
  • Condensing Engine, Dick and Stevenson's Horizontal, 184
  • Condensing Engine, Horizontal, Duvergier's, at the Paris Exhibition, 428
  • Condensing Engine, Horizontal, at the Paris Exhibition, 475
  • Conductors, Metallic, Telegraphy without, 13, 147
  • Construction of Railways in Japan, The, 379 Continuous Brakes for Railway Trains, 112
  • Continuous Railway Brakes; Returns to the Railway Companies' Association, 264
  • Contracts and Cost of Materials ; The Paris Exhibition, 196
  • Contracts and Works, The Cost of ; The Paris Exhibition, 286, 287, 307
  • Converting Furnace, Ponsard's, at the Paris Exhibition, 450
  • Cooke's Telephonic Alarum, 451
  • Cormack's Steam Stop 'Valve, '221
  • Corpet and Bourdon's Narrow Gauge Locomotive at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Corrosion of Boilers, The, 431, 495
  • Corrugated-Flues for Boilers, 245, 284, 369
  • Cost of Maintenance of Passenger and Freight Cars ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 120
  • Cost of the Maintenance of Way; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 99, 119
  • Cost of Motive Power ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 140, 141, 160
  • Cost of One Standard Box Car ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 25
  • Cost of Running, Mileage, and Repairs of Thirty-seven Engines for One Month; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 161
  • Cost of Works and Contracts; The Paris Exhibition, 286, 287, 307
  • Couplings, Railway, Trial of, 182
  • Crane, Alcock's Fifty-Ton Overhead Travelling, 84
  • Crane, Sixty-Ton Steam Forge, Eastons and Anderson's, for the Abouchoff Steel Works, St. Petersburg, 65
  • Crookes's Experiments on. Repulsion from Radiation, 68, 73, 145, 155, 195, 253, 293
  • Crown Point Iron Company's Mines and Works, The; American Iron and Steel Works, 208, 216
  • Cylinder Boring Machine, Portable, for Locomotives, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's, at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Deal Frame, Ransome's Single, at the Paris Exhibition, 426
  • Deep-Sea Thermometer, A Standard, 226 Delaware and Raritan Canal ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 198
  • Densemeter ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 236
  • Deposits, Parliamentary; 409
  • Diagrams, Indicator, The Accuracy of, 77, 294
  • Diamond Furnace, The ; American Iron and Steel Works, 235
  • Dick and Stevenson's Horizontal Condensing Engine, 184
  • Differential Screw Jack, Zobel, Neubert, and Company's, 5'22
  • Dimension Sawing Machine, Richards', 151 Dion, M. de, 350
  • Direct-Acting Hydraulic Press, Taylor's, 190
  • Direct-Acting Steam and Hydraulic Press, A, 92
  • Direct Process of Making Wrought Iron and steel, On the, 54, 74
  • Discussion on Experiments Relative to Steel Boilers, 854, 896
  • Disintegrator, The Vapart, 491
  • Disposal of Sewage and Water Supply, 454
  • Disposal of Town Refuse, 518
  • Distribution of Space ; The Paris Exhibition, 338
  • Dock Extension, The Victoria, 246
  • Dome, Central, of the Grand Vestibule ; The Paris Exhibition, 322, 334
  • Douglas's Railway Coupling, Trial of, 182
  • Douro Viaduct, The, 457, 463, 494
  • Drilling Machine, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's Radial, at the Paris Exhibition, 366
  • Drying Stove ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 197
  • Dublin Boiler Explosion, Report of Mr. L. E. Fletcher on the, 395
  • Dublin Exhibition of 1853, The, 343
  • Durham's Hydro-Steam Governor, 131
  • Dusting Reels ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 137
  • Duvergier's Horizontal Condensing Engine, at the Paris Exhibition, 428
  • Dynamo-Electric Apparatus, 63, 87
  • Dynamo-Electric Machines, Lontin's, 49
  • Earnings and Expenditure ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 89, 234
  • Earthwork Measurer, Branfill's, 160
  • East River Bridge, Notes on the Masonry of, 53, 121, 171
  • Eastons and Anderson's Sixty-Ton Steam Forge Crane for the Abouchoff Steel Works, St. Petersburg, 65
  • Edgar Thomson Steel Company, Works of the ; American Iron and Steel Works, 295, 313, 381
  • Edison's Carbon Telephone, 496
  • Edison's Talking Phonograph, 52, 186
  • " Edith," Steamship, Raising the, 280, 297
  • Education of Naval Architects, The, 347
  • Eighteen-Seventy-Eight, The Royal Society Soiree, 371
  • Eighteen-Seventy-Seven, Mr. G. Phillips Bevan on Strikes in, 7
  • Eighteen-Seventy-Seven, The Clyde Shipbuilding Trade in, 8, 32
  • Eighteen-Seventy-Seven, Mr. E. B. Marten's Report on Boiler Explosions in, 162
  • Eighteen-Seventy-Seven, Sanitary Summary for, 47
  • Eighteen-Seventy-Seven, The Scotch Iron Trade in, 33
  • Electricity, Lighting by Means of, 491, 52G
  • Electricity and Sound, 435
  • Embankments of the Thames, The, 318
  • Embankments and the Thames Tides, 323
  • Emery Grinding Machinery, at the Paris Exhibition, 443
  • Engine, Bernays' Twin Cylinder, at the Paris Exhibition, 353
  • Engine, Beverley and Atkins' Stone Sawing, 515
  • Engine and Boiler Trials at the South Metropolitan Gas Works, 79, 108, 116
  • Engine, Compound, for Tug-Boat, 469
  • Engine, Compounding a Horizontal, 202
  • Engine, Dick and Stevenson's Horizontal Condensing, 184
  • Engine, Duvergier's Horizontal Condensing, at the Paris Exhibition, 428
  • Engine, The Fairlie ; Prolongation of Patent, 304
  • Engine, Gibbon's Horizontal Non-Condensing, 123
  • Engine, Gwynne and Company's Centrifugal Pumping, 62
  • Engine, Holborow and Company's Compound Mill, 386
  • Engine, Horizontal Condensing, at the Paris Exhibition, 475
  • Engine, Mining, J. Fowler and Company's Thirty-Horse Semi-Portable, at the Paris Exhibition, 404
  • Engine, Outridge's Box, 52
  • Engine, Portable, with Belleville Boiler, at the Paris Exhibition, 387
  • Engine Trial, An ; Report of M. Walther-Meunier, 4, '21
  • Engine, Winans' Three-Cylinder, 407
  • Engineer, The, on Magnophonic Reporting, 435, 475
  • Engineering Laboratory, An, 264

ENGINEERS, THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF

  • Notes on the Masonry of the East River Bridge, by Francis Collingwood, 53, 121, 171

ENGINEERS, THE INSTITUTION OF CIVIL; 11

  • Address of the President, 50
  • On Some Recent Improvements in Dynamo-Electric Apparatus, by Dr. Higgs, 63, 87
  • On the Evaporative Power of Locomotive Boilers, by J. A. Longridge, 122
  • On Liquid Fuel, by H. Aydon, 168
  • On the Hooghly Floating Bridge, by Bradford Leslie, 201
  • On Railway Appliances at the Philadelphia Exhibition of 1876, by Douglas Galton, '229
  • On Direct-Acting or Non-Rotative Pumping Engines and Pumps, by Henry Davey, '239
  • On the Huelva Pier of the Rio Tinto Railway, by T. Gibson, 279
  • On the Embankments of the River Thames, by Edward Bazalgette, 318
  • On the Ravi Bridge, by R. T. Mallet ; on the Alexandra Bridge over the Chenab, by H. Lambert ; on the Jhelum Bridge, by F. M. Avern, 362
  • On the Construction of Steam Boilers adapted for very High Pressures, by James Fortescue Flannery, 373
  • On the Design generally of Iron Bridges of very Large Spans for Railway Traffic, by T. C. Clark, 405
  • Soiree, 434

ENGINEERS, THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL;

  • 105, 285, 297, 474, 487
  • Address of the President, Mr. John Robinson, 476
  • Ivry Gas Works, Visit to the, 490
  • Meeting, General, 285, 297
  • On the Application of Direct-Acting Pressure Intensifying Apparatus to Hydraulic Presses, by Ralph H. Tweddell, 92
  • On Continuous Brakes for Railway Trains, by R. D. Sanders, 112
  • On the Appliances and Operations for Raising the Wreck " Edith," at Holyhead, by Lawrence M. Kortright, 280, 297
  • On Experiments Relative to Steel Boilers, by William Boyd, 310, 320, 354, 396
  • On the Construction of Vessels to Resist High Internal Pressure, by Dr. C. William Siemens, 298, 308
  • Discussion on Experiments Relative to Steel Boilers, 354, 396
  • On the Effect of Brakes upon Railway Trains, by Captain Douglas Galion, 432, 469, 490
  • On Further Applications of the Flow of Solids, by M. Henri Tresca, 477, 502, 525
  • On the Hydraulic Machinery in the Shipbuilding Department of the Naval Dockyard at Toulon, by M. Marc Berrier Fontaine, 487
  • On Mechanical Traction on Tramways, by M. Anatole Mallet, 488, 503, 523
  • On the Greindl and other Rotary Pumps, by M. L. Poillon, 490
  • On Vertical Compound Engines Fitted. with Cerrey's Variable Expansion Gear, by Thomas Powell, 491, 504
  • On the Vapart Disintegrator, by M. Prosper Closson, 491
  • On Lighting by Means of Electricity, by M. Hippolyte Fontaine, 491 526
  • Vacuum Brake Trials, 493

ENGINEERS, THE SOCIETY OF TELEGRAPH; 207

  • Address of the President, 85, 111
  • On American Telegraphy, by W. H. Preece, 167
  • On De la Rue's Chloride of Silver Cell, by Latimer Clark, 207
  • On Byrne's Pneumatic Battery, 207
  • On Barlow's Logograph, by W. H. Barlow, 208
  • Engines, Compound, with Correy's Variable Expansion Gear, 491, 504
  • Engines Compound, Tannett, Walker, and Company's, for Rail Mill, 388, 430
  • Engines, Non-Rotative Pumping, 239
  • Engines, Stationary, at the Paris Exhibition, 498
  • Engines, Winding, Shifting Slide Valves for, 278
  • English Locomotives at the Paris Exhibition, 411, 434, 509
  • Estimates, The Navy, 523
  • Excavating Scoop, J. Fowler and Company's, at the Paris Exhibition, 449

EXHIBITION, THE PARIS:

  • 3, 42, GO, 85, 109, 135, 161, 19G, 225, 237, 264, 285, 286, 287, 305, 322, 333, 347, 372
  • Administration and Service Bureaux, 225
  • Admission to the Exhibition, 341
  • Algerian Palace, 161
  • Aquarium, The, 42, 85
  • Boiler, The Belleville, 351
  • Boilers, Meunier's, 493
  • British Section, 237
  • Building of the Vile do Paris, 336, 362
  • Catalogue, The British, 341
  • Classification of Exhibits 338
  • Agriculture and Pisciculture, 341
  • Alimentary Products, 340
  • Furniture and its Accessories, 338
  • Horticulture, 341
  • Mechanical Industry, Appliances and Processes connected with, 339
  • Raw and Manufactured Material ; Extractive Industries, 339
  • Coal Mining, 391, 399, 448
  • Contracts and Cost of Materials, 196
  • Cost of Works and Contracts, 286, 287, 307
  • Cylinder Boring Machine for Locomotives, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's, 351
  • Dome, Central, of the Grand 'Vestibule, 322, 334
  • Domes, Corner, of the Grand Vestibule, 335
  • Drilling Machine, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's Radial, 366
  • Emery Grinding Machinery, 445
  • Engine, Duvergier's Horizontal Condensing, 428
  • Engine, Horizontal Condensing, 475
  • Excavating Scoop, J. Fowler and Company's, 449
  • Exhibitions, Previous ; 342
  • London Exhibition of 1851, 342
  • New York Exhibition of 1852, 343
  • Dublin Exhibition of 1853, 343
  • Paris Exhibition of 1855, 313
  • London Exhibition of 1862, 343
  • Paris Exhibition of 1867, 343
  • Vienna Exhibition of 1873, 344
  • Philadelphia Exhibition of 1876, 345
  • Explosives, 423, 465
  • Furnace, Ponsard's Converting, 450
  • Grand Cascade, 225
  • Industrial Halls, 333
  • Locomotive, Black, Hawthorn, and Company's Tank, 509
  • Locomotive, Narrow Gauge, Corpet and Bourdon's, 351
  • Locomotives; Great Britain; 411, 434, 509
  • Machinery Annexes, The French, 306
  • Machinery Halls, 305
  • Mining Engine, J. Fowler and Company's Thirty-Horse Semi-Portable, 404
  • Plantations in the Grounds, Tables of Work and Prices, 60, 61, 62
  • Portable Engine with Belleville Boiler, 387
  • Pump, Manley's Steam Circulating, 451
  • Railway Safety Apparatus, Saxby and Farmer's, 403
  • Sewage System of Paris, 455
  • Single Deal Frame, Ransome's, 42G
  • Slotting Machine, Sharp, Stewart, and Co.'s, 494
  • Space, The Distribution of, 338
  • Steam Engines, Stationary ; Bedplates and Framing, 498, 499
  • Steam Power, 135
  • Stone-Dressing Machine, Brunton and Trier's, 437
  • Stone-Sawing Engine, Beverley and Atkins', 515
  • Telegraphic Apparatus, 392, 412, 433, 519
  • Telephones, French, 500
  • Therapeutic Machinery, Gornansson and Company's, 478
  • Tobacco Exhibits, 464, 491, 519
  • Transmission of Power, 109
  • Transverse Galleries, 333
  • Trying-up Machine, Ransome and Company's, 351
  • Twin Cylinder Engine, Bernays', 353
  • Vestibules, 331
  • Ville do Paris, The Building of the, 336, 36'2
  • Water Supply, 3
  • Exhibits, The Classification of ; The Paris Exhibition, 338
  • Explosion, The Dublin Boiler, Mr. E. L. Fletcher's Report on, 395
  • Explosions, Boiler ; Report of Mr. L. E. Fletcher to the Manchester Steam Users' Association, 120
  • Explosions, Boiler, in 1877 ; Report of Mr. E. B. Marten, 162
  • Explosions, Steam Boiler: Communication from the Manchester Steam Users' Association to the Home Secretary, 266
  • Explosives at the Paris Exhibition, 423, 465
  • " Express," Twin Steamship, Trial of the, 222
  • Factory Legislation, 146
  • Factory, Menier's Chocolate, 444, 491
  • Fairlie Engine, The; Prolongation of Patent, 304
  • Fans, Horizontal, for Feeding Furnaces, 78, 118, 177, 213, 273
  • Farms, Sewage, 166
  • Feed-Water Heater, Atkinson's, 436
  • Feeding Furnaces, Horizontal Fans for 78, 118, 177, 213, 273
  • Ferro-Manganese, Manufacture in the United States; American Iron and Steel Works, 235
  • Fifty-Ton Overhead Travelling Crane, Alcock's, 84
  • File Sharpener, Tilghman's Sand Blast, 515
  • Floating Bridge, The Hooghly, 201
  • Flow of Solids, The, 477, 502, 525
  • Flues, Boiler, Apparatus for Testing, 260
  • Flues, Corrugated. for Boilers, 245, 260, '281, 369
  • Foot Lathe, Amateur's, 240
  • Foreign and Colonial Notes, 10, 35, 55, 75, 93, 133, 152, 204, 231, 251, 272, 291, 302, 357, 377, 397, 439, 458, 483, 505, 527
  • Formosan Coalfield, The, 89
  • Fowler, J., and Company's Excavating Scoop, at the Paris Exhibition, 449
  • Fowler, J., and Company's Thirty-Horse Semi-Portable Mining Engine, at the Paris Exhibition, 404
  • Framing and Bedplates ; Steam Engines at the Paris Exhibition, 499
  • Freight and Passenger Services, Percentages of General Expenses; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 199
  • Freight and Passenger Traffic ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 199, '218, 235
  • French Machinery Annexes; The Paris Exhibition, 306
  • French Telephones at the Paris Exhibition, 500
  • Fuel, Liquid, 168
  • Furnace, The Diamond.-Ferro-Manganese Manufacture in the United States; American Iron and Steel Works, 235
  • Furnace Feeder, The Helix, at the Paris Exhibition, 514
  • Furnace, Ponsard's Converting, at the Paris Exhibition, 450
  • Galleries, Transverse ; The Paris Exhibition, 333 " Gallium," The New Metal, 188
  • Gas Works, The Ivry, 490
  • Gas Works, The South Metropolitan, Boiler and Engine Trials at, 79, 108, 116
  • Gases, The Liquefaction of, 324, 410, 496
  • Geometry of Metacentric Diagrams, The, 394
  • Gibbons' Horizontal Non-Condensing Engine, 12:3
  • Glazing Barrel; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 138
  • " Glen Rosa," The ; Report of Mr. F. W. Wymer to the Board of Trade, 523
  • Goransson and Company's Therapeutic Machinery, at the Paris Exhibition, 478
  • Governor, Durham's Hydro-Steam, 131
  • Grand Cascade ; The Paris Exhibition, 225
  • Granulating Machine ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 137
  • Great Eastern Railway, The, 2S3
  • Greenock, Proposed New Harbour Works for,. 50
  • Greindl and other Rotary Pumps, The, 490
  • Grinding Apparatus, Saltpetre and Sulphur ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 37
  • Grinding Machinery, Emery, at the Paris Exhibition, 443
  • Grinding Mill, Charcoal ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 37
  • " Grosser Kurfurst," German Ironclad, Loss of the, 453
  • Guiding Pulley for Indicators, Stanek's, 65

GUNPOWDER, THE MANUFACTURE OF:

  • Breaking-Down Machinery, 95
  • Charcoal Grinding Mill, 37
  • Densemeter, The, 236
  • Drying Stove, 197
  • Dusting Reels, 137
  • Glazing Barrel, 138
  • Granulating Machine, 137
  • Hydraulic Pressing Apparatus, 95
  • Incorporating Mill, 38
  • Mixing Machine, 38
  • Pebble-Powder Machine, 235
  • Pellet-Powder Machine, 197
  • Preparing and Refining the Ingredients, 1
  • Saltpetre and Sulphur Grinding Apparatus, 37
  • Guns (Broadwell), Krupp, 244
  • Gwynne and Company's Centrifugal Pumping Engine, 62
  • Halls, the Industrial ; The Paris Exhibition, 333
  • Halls, The Machinery ; The Paris Exhibition, 305
  • Hand Car; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 43
  • Harbour, Malta, Jetties at, 516
  • Harbour Works, Proposed New, for Greenock, 50
  • Harp, The Telephone, 390
  • Harrison's Railway Coupling, Trial of, 1S3
  • Hatfield Railway Accident, The, 30, 180
  • Heater, Atkinson's Feed-Water, 436
  • Heating Towns by Steam, 439
  • Helix Furnace Feeder, The, at the Paris Exhibition, 514
  • H.M.S. " Inflexible," 29, 33, 67, 125, 165, 205, 243
  • H.M.S. " Inflexible," Report of the Committee on, 152, 172, 211, 230
  • High Internal Pressure, On the Construction of Vessels to resist, 298, 308
  • High-Pressure Steam Boilers, 373
  • Hirn's Thermodynamics, 38, 413
  • Holborow and Company's Compound Mill Engine, 386
  • Hooghly Floating Bridge, The, 201
  • Horizontal Condensing Engine, with Brown's Valve Gear, at the Paris Exhibition, 475
  • Horizontal Condensing Engine, Dick and Stevenson's, 184
  • Horizontal Condensing Engine, Duvergier's, at the Paris Exhibition, 428
  • Horizontal Engine, Compounding a, 202
  • Horizontal Fans for Feeding Furnaces, 78, 118, 177, 213, 273
  • Horizontal Non-Condensing Engine, Gibbons', 123
  • Huelva Pier, The, 279
  • Hughes's Microphone, 384, 475, 481, 518
  • Hughes Telephone, The, 369
  • Hydraulic Machinery at Toulon Dockyard, 487
  • Hydraulic Mining in California, 20, 58
  • Hydraulic Press, Taylor's Direct-Acting, 190
  • Hydraulic Pressing Apparatus ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 95
  • Hydro-Steam Governor, Durham's, 131
  • Hydraulic and Steam Press, A Direct-Acting, 92
  • "Independencia," The Brazilian Ironclad, 107
  • Indian Railway Bridges, 362
  • Indicator Diagrams, The Accuracy of, 77, 294
  • Indicators, Stanek's Guiding Pulley for, 65
  • Industrial Halls ; The Paris Exhibition, 333
  • "Inflexible," H.M.S., 29, 33, 67, 125, 165, 205, 243
  • "Inflexible," Mr. E. J. Reed on the, 33
  • "Inflexible," H.M.S., Report of the Committee on, 152, 172, 211, 230
  • Injector, Air, for Air Vessels, Wipperman and Lewis's, 1G
  • Institute, The Iron and Steel (See Iron and Steel Institute, The)
  • Institution of Civil Engineers, The (See Engineers, The Institution of Civil)
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers (See .Engineers, The Institution of Mechanical)
  • Insulators for Aerial Telegraph Lines, 254
  • Intercolonial Railway, The ; Canadian Railways, 313, 360, 400
  • International Telegraph Traffic, The Law of, 381
  • Iron Company's Mines and Works, The Crown Point ; American Iron and Steel Works, '208 216
  • Iron, Pig, the Separation of Phosphorus from, 270

IRON AND STEEL INSTITUTE, THE :

  • 247, '259, '274
  • Annual Meeting, 247
  • On Statistics respecting the Production and Depreciation of Rails, and Notes on the Application of Wrought Iron and Steel to Permanent Ways, with a Description of a new Kind of Railway Sleeper and Clip Chair, by Charles Wood, 267, 275
  • On the Separation of Phosphorus from Pig Iron, by I. Lowthian Bell, 270
  • On some Recent Improvements in the Manufacture of Iron Sponge by the Blair Process, by J. Ireland, 274, 289
  • On Steel Casting Apparatus, by Michael Scott, 274, 289
  • On Improvements in Belgian Three-High Rolling Mills, by M. Thomas, 275
  • On the Manufacture of Bessemer Steel and Steel Rails at the Works of Messrs. Brown, Bayley, and Dixon, by C. B. Holland, '275, 290
  • On Rail Joints, by C. H. Halcomb, 277
  • Spiral Punch, Kennedy's, 278
  • Iron and Steel Rails, Average Time of Service The Pennsylvania Railroad, 101

IRON AND STEEL WORKS, AMERICAN

  • Bay State Iron Company, Plate Mill of the, 401
  • Cambria Iron and Steel Works, 422 485 Cleveland Rolling Mill Company's Works, 256
  • Crown Point Iron Company's Mines and Works, 208, 216
  • Diamond Furnace, The; Ferro-Manganese Manufacture in the United States, 235
  • Edgar Thomson Steel Company's Works, 295, 313, 381
  • North Chicago Rolling Mill Company, 39, 96, 227
  • Philadelphia and Reading Railroad Company's Rail Mill, 147
  • Iron Trade, The Scotch, in 1877, 33
  • Ironclad, German, The " Grosser Kurfurst," Loss of, 453
  • Ironclads, Japanese, Trials of, 84
  • Ironclads, Our, 224
  • Island of Formosa, Coalfield in the, 89 Ivry Gas Works, The, 490
  • Jack, Differential Screw, Zobel, Neubert, and Company's, 622
  • Jackson's Metallic Packing, 34
  • Japan, The Construction of Railways in, 379
  • Japanese Ironclads, Reed's, Trials of the, 84
  • Jetties at Malta Harbour, 516
  • Joints, Rail, and Steel Rails, 284
  • Keely Motor, The, 392
  • Kennedy's Spiral Punch, 278
  • Krupp (Broadwell) Ordnance, 244
  • Laboratory, An Engineering, 264
  • Lathe, Amateur's Foot, 240
  • Law of International Telegraph Traffic, The, 381
  • Laws, the Patent, and the Association of the Chambers of Commerce, 18G
  • Lead-Smelting Works, The Clausthal, 19, 57
  • Legislation, Factory, 146
  • Lewin's Narrow Gauge Mining Locomotive, 44
  • Lifting Bridge, Matthyssen's Proposed, over the River Scheldt at Antwerp, 140
  • Lightened Scantlings, 374
  • Lighting by Means of Electricity, 491, 526
  • Liquefaction of Gases, The, 324, 410, 496
  • Liquid Fuel, 168
  • List of Materials, Price, 18, 36, 56, 76, 94, 114, 134, 154, 174, 194, 212, 232, 252, 292, 312, 332, 358, 378, 398, 420, 442, 462, 484, 506, 528
  • Locomotive Boilers, 122
  • Locomotive Cylinders, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's Portable Boring Machine for, at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Locomotive, Narrow Gauge, Corpet and Bourdon's, at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Locomotive, Spar, Torpedoes ; Notes on Torpedoes, 208
  • Locomotive, Tank (3 ft. Gauge), Black, Hawthorn, and Company's, at the Paris Exhibition, 569
  • Locomotives, Agricultural, 132
  • Locomotives, Coal Mine, 507
  • Locomotives for Mines, Tank, 142
  • Locomotives at the Paris Exhibition, 411, 434,509
  • London and North-Western Railway, Clark and Webb's Continuous Brake for the, 46, 104
  • London Exhibition of 1851, 342
  • London Exhibition of 1862, 343
  • London Sewage, 87
  • Long-Span Railway Bridges, 405
  • Lontin's Dynamo-Electric Machines, 49
  • Loss of the "Grosser Kurfurst," The, 453
  • Machine, Breaking-Down ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 95
  • Machine, Brunton and Trier's Stone-Dressing, at the Paris Exhibition, 437
  • Machine, Granulating; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 137
  • Machine, Moulding, Richards', 261
  • Machine, Pebble-Powder ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 235
  • Machine, Pellet-Powder ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 197
  • Machine, Ransome's Trying-up, at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Machine, Richards' Dimension Sawing, 151
  • Machine, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's Portable Cylinder Boring, for Locomotives, at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Machine, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's Radial Drilling, at the Paris Exhibition, 366
  • Machine, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's Slotting, at the Paris Exhibition, 494
  • Machinery Annexes, The French; The Paris Exhibition, 306
  • Machinery, Emery Grinding, at the Paris Exhibition, 443
  • Machinery, Goransson and Company's Therapeutic, at the Paris Exhibition, 478
  • Machinery Halls ; The Paris Exhibition, 305
  • Machinery, Hydraulic, at Toulon Dockyard, 487
  • Machines, Lontin's Dynamo Electric, 49
  • Machines for Smoothing and Polishing Wood, 115
  • Magnophonic Reporting, The Engineer on, 435, 475
  • Maintenance of Way, The Cost of ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 99, 119
  • Malta Harbour, Jetties at, 516
  • Manley's Steam Circulating Pump, at the Paris Exhibition, 4.51
  • Manufacture of Bessemer Steel, The, 27.5, 290
  • Manufacture of Gunpowder, The (See Gunpowder, The Manufacture of)
  • Marine Boilers, Steel, :305, 459
  • Marten's Report on Boiler Explosions in 1877, 162
  • Masonry of the East River Bridge, Notes on the, 63, 121,171
  • Materials, Price List of, 18, 36, 56, 76, 94, 114, 134, 154, 174, 194, 212, 232, 252, 292, 312, 332, 358, 378, 398, 420, 442, 462, 484, 506, 528
  • Matthyssen's Proposed Lifting Bridge over the River Scheldt at Antwerp, 140
  • Mayer, Julius, 255
  • Mechanical Traction on Tramways, 488. 503, 523
  • Meeting, Annual, of the Institution of Naval Architects, 286
  • Meeting, Annual, of the Iron and Steel Institute, 247, 259, 274
  • Meeting of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, 285, 297
  • Menier's Chocolate Factory, 414, 491
  • Mercantile Marine, The, and the Royal Naval College, 353
  • Merryweathers' Steam Engines for Tramways, 140
  • Metacentric Diagrams, The Geometry of, 394
  • Metal, The New, " 188
  • Metallic Conductors, Telegraphy without, 13, 147
  • Metallic Packing, Jackson's, 34
  • Meunier's Boilers, at the Paris Exhibition, 493
  • Microphone, Hughes's, 384, 475, 4S1, 518
  • Microphone, The Physical Action of the, 481
  • Mileage, Cost of Running, and Repairs of Thirty-seven Engines for One Month ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 161
  • Mill Engine, Compound, Holborow and Company's, 386
  • Mill, The Incorporating ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 38
  • Mill, Plate, of the Bay State Iron Company; American Iron and Steel Works, 401
  • Mill, Rail, The Philadelphia and Reading Railroad Company's ; American Iron and Steel Works, 147
  • Mill, Rail, Tannett, Walker, and Company's Compound Engines for, 388, 430
  • Mine Locomotives, Coal, 507
  • Mines, Tank Locomotives for, 44, 142
  • Mining in California, Hydraulic, 20, 58
  • Mining, Coal, at the Paris Exhibition, 391, 399, 448
  • Mining Engine, J. Fowler and Company's Thirty Horse Semi-Portable, at the Paris Exhibition, 404
  • Mining Locomotive, Lewin's Narrow Gauge, 44
  • Mississippi, Colonel Barnard and Lieutenant-Colonel Wright's Report on the Mouths of the, 65, 111
  • Mixing Machine ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 38
  • Motive Power, Cost of ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 140, 141, 160
  • Motor, The Keely, 392
  • Moulding Machine, Richards', 261
  • Narrow Gauge Locomotive, Corpet and Bourdon's, at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Narrow Gauge Mining Locomotive, Lewin's, 44
  • Naval Architects, The Education of, 347

NAVAL ARCHITECTS, THE INSTITUTION OF : 286, 304, 315

  • Annual Meeting, 286
  • On the Comparative Efficiency of Single and Twin-Screw Propellers in Deep - Draught Ships, by W. H. White, 329
  • On the Royal Naval College and the Mercantile Marine, by W. John, 353
  • On Lightened Scantlings, by W. Denny, 374
  • On the Geometry of Metacentric Diagrams, by W. H. White. 394
  • On Steel for Shipbuilding, by B. Martell, 304 414, 437, 461
  • On the Use of Steel for Marine Boilers, and some Recent Improvements in their Construction, by W. Parker, 305, 459
  • Navy Estimates, The, 223
  • New York Exhibition of 1852, 343
  • Non-Condensing Horizontal Engine, Gibbon's, 123
  • Non-Rotative Pumping Engines, 239
  • North Chicago Rolling Mill Company, The; American Iron and Steel Works, 39, 96, 227
  • North Chicago Rolling Mill Company's Works, Bessemer Product at the, 227
  • Norwegian State Railways ; Bridge over the River Sarpsfos, 10, 26, 62
  • Notes from Cleveland, 15, 28, 51, 66, 90, 101, 122, 144, 169, 184, 204, 228, 242, 262, 288, 302, 322, 368, 388, 408, 430, 450, 478, 494, 521
  • Notes, Foreign and Colonial, 10, 35, 55, 75, 53, 133, 152, 204, 231, 251, 272, '291, 302, 357, 377, 397, 439, 458, 483, 505, 527
  • Notes on the Masonry of the East River Bridge, 53, 121, 171
  • Notes from the North, 15, 28, 51, 66, 91, 102, 124, 144, 164, 184, 204, 227. 242, 262, 287, 302, 319, 368, 388, 405, 436, 452, 472, 494, 516
  • Notes from the South-West, 28, 51, 68, 91, 124, 143, 168, 184, 204, 228, 241, 262, 279, 302, 319, 365, 388, 405, 430, 449, 522
  • Notes from South Yorkshire, 16, 33, 46, 72, 91, 110, 124, 144, 169, 184, 204, '227, 242, 262, 288, 302, 319, 388, 408, 430, 452, 500, 514
  • Notes on Torpedoes (See Torpedoes, Notes on)

OBITUARY:

  • Official Inspection of the Tay Bridge, 181
  • Ordnance (Broadwell), Krupp, 244
  • Our Ironclads, 224
  • Outridge's Box Engine, 52
  • Overhead Travelling Crane, Alcock's Fifty-Ton, 84
  • Packing, Jackson's Metallic, 34
  • Palace, The Algerian, at the Paris Exhibition, 161
  • Paris Exhibition (See Exhibition, The Paris) Paris Exhibition of 1855 and 1867, 343
  • Paris, The Sewage System of, 455, 491 Parliamentary Deposits, 409
  • Passenger and Freight Cars, Cost of the Maintenance of ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 120
  • Passenger and Freight Services, Percentages of General Expenses ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 189
  • Passenger and Freight Traffic The Pennsylvania Railroad, 199, 218, 235
  • Past, Present, and Future of the River Thames, The, 250, 418, 441, 482
  • Patent Laws, The, and the Association of the Chambers of Commerce, 186
  • Pebble Power Machine ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 235
  • Pellet-Powder Machine; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 197

PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD, THE:

  • 14, 24, 43, 69, 89, 99, 119, 140, 160, 189, 198, 218, 233, 258

Miscellaneous :

  • Concluding Article, 258
  • Delaware and Raritan Canal, The, 198 Earnings and Expenditure, 89, 234
  • Maintenance of Cars, The Cost of, 99,119
  • Maintenance of Way, The Cost of, 99, 119, 120
  • Mileage and Cost of Running Thirty-seven Engines for One Month, and Repairs, 161
  • Motive Power, Cost of, 140, 141, 160
  • Passenger and Freight Services, General Expenses of, 189
  • Passenger and Freight Traffic, 199, 218, 235
  • Rails, Steel and Iron, Average Time of Service, 101

Rolling Stock :

  • Car, Hand, 43
  • Car, Standard Box, 24
  • Coal Truck, Standard, 14
  • Cost of One Standard Box Car, 25
  • Weight and Capacity of English, Indian, and Pennsylvania Railroad Wagons, 70
  • Weight and Capacity of Pennsylvania Railroad and European Rolling Stock, 43, 44
  • Philadelphia Exhibition of 1876, 345
  • Phonograph, Edison's Talking, 52, 18G
  • Physical Action of the Microphone, The, 481
  • Physical Society, the (See Society, The Physical) Pier, The Huelva, 279
  • Pig Iron, The Separation of Phosphorus from, 270
  • Plantations in the Grounds of the Paris Exhibition; Tables of Work and Prices of the, 60, 61, 62
  • Plate Mill of the Bay State Iron Company; American Iron and Steel Works, 401
  • Plates, Compound Armour, 147
  • Plates, Steel, for Boiler Making and Shipbuilding, 47, 127, 165, 223, 303, 517
  • Plates, Steel, The Strength of, 517
  • Plummer Block, Chapman and Sutton's, 170
  • Pneumatic Battery, Byrne's, 207, 417, 421
  • Polishing and Smoothing Wood, Machines for, 115
  • Ponsard's Converting Furnace, at the Paris Exhibition, 450
  • Portable Engine with Belleville Boiler, at the Paris Exhibition, 387
  • Prague, A New Bridge at, 359
  • President of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Mr. John Frederick Bateman, Address of the, 50
  • President of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Mr. John Robinson, Address of the, at Paris, 476
  • President of the Society of Telegraph Engineers, Dr. Siemens, Address of the, 85, 111
  • Press, A Direct-Acting Steam and Hydraulic, 92
  • Press, Taylor's Direct-Acting Hydraulic, 190
  • Pressing Apparatus, Hydraulic ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 95
  • Price List of Materials, 18, 36, 56, 76, 94, 114, 134, 154, 174, 194, 212, 232, 252. 292, 312, 332, 358, 378, 398, 420, 442, 462, 484, 506, 528
  • Professional Chairmen, 185
  • Provincial Sanitation and Water Supply, 409
  • Puddling, On the Art of ; its Past, Present, and Future, 376
  • Pulley, Guiding, for Indicators, Stanek's, 65
  • Pulsometer, The, 500
  • Pump, Manley's Steam Circulating, at the Paris Exhibition, 451
  • Pumping Engine, Gwynne and Company's Centrifugal, 62
  • Pumping Engines, Non-Rotative, 239
  • Pumps, The Greindl, and other Rotary, 490
  • Punch, Kennedy's Spiral, 278
  • Quebec, Montreal, Ottawa, and Occidental Railway ; Canadian Railway, 508
  • Question, The Sewage, 166, 390
  • Radial Drilling Machine, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's, at the Paris Exhibition, 366
  • Radiation, Repulsion from, 68, 73, 145, 155, 195, 253, 293
  • Radiometer, The, 73
  • Rail Joints, 277
  • Rail Joints and Steel Rails, 284
  • Rail Mill, The Philadelphia and Reading Railroad Company's ; American Iron and Steel Works, 147
  • Rail Mill, Tannett, Walker, and Company's Compound Engines for, 388, 430
  • Rail Statistics, 267, 275
  • Rails, Steel and Iron, Average Time of Service; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 101
  • Railroad, The Pennsylvania (See Pennsylvania Railroad, The)
  • Railway Accident, The Hatfield, 30, 180
  • Railway Accidents, Recent, 157
  • Railway Accidents, Two, 69
  • Railway Appliances, American, 229
  • Railway Brakes, The Action of, 432, 469
  • Railway Brakes, Continuous ; Returns to the Railway Companies' Association, 264
  • Railway Bridges, Indian, 362
  • Railway Bridges, Long Span, 405
  • Railway Couplings, Trial of, 182
  • Railway, The Great Eastern, 283
  • Railway, The Intercolonial; Canadian Railways, 313, 860, 400
  • Railway Safety Apparatus, Saxby and Farmer's, at the Paris Exhibition, 403
  • Railways and the Board of Trade, 105
  • Railways of Canada, The, 175, 214, 313, 360, 400 508
  • Railways in Japan, The Construction of, 379
  • Raising the Steamship " Edith," 280, 297
  • Ransome's Single Deal Frame, at the Paris Exhibition, 426
  • Ransome's Steam Tree Feller, 50
  • Ransome's Trying-up Machine, at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Raritan and Delaware Canal ; The Pennsylvania Railroad. 198
  • Recent Railway Accidents, 157
  • Reed, Mr. E. J., on the " Inflexible," 33
  • Reels, Dusting ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 137
  • Refining and Preparing the Ingredients ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 1
  • Refuse, Town, Disposal of, 518
  • Regnault, Becquerel, and Secchi, 205
  • Report of Captain Calver on Thames Sewage, 12
  • Report of Colonel Barnard and Lieutenant-Colonel Wright on the Mouths of the Mississippi, 65, 111
  • Report of the Committee on H.M.S. " Inflexible," 152, 172, 211, 230
  • Report of Mr. L.E. Fletcher on the Dublin Boiler Explosion, 395
  • Report of Mr. L. E. Fletcher to the Manchester Steam Users' Association on Boiler Explosions, 120
  • Report of Lloyd's Committee on the Use of Steel for Shipbuilding, 17, 34
  • Report of Mr. E. B. Marten on Boiler Explosions in 1877, 162
  • Report on the Use of Steel for Boiler Making, 131
  • Report of M. Walther-Meunier on an Engine Trial, 4, 21
  • Report of Mr. F. W. Wymer to the Board of Trade on the " Glen Rosa" Explosion, 523
  • Reporting, Magnophonic, The Engineer on, 435, 475
  • Repulsion from Radiation, 68, 73, 145, 155, 195, 253, 293
  • Richards' Dimension Sawing Machine, 151
  • Richards' Moulding Machine, 261
  • River Sarpsfos, Bridge over the; Norwegian State Railways, 10, 26, 62
  • River Scheldt at Antwerp, Matthyssen's Proposed Lifting Bridge over the, 140
  • River Thames, The Past, Present, and Future of the, 250,418, 441, 482
  • Rivetted Joints and Steel Plates, 473
  • Robinson, Mr. John, President of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Address of, at Paris, 476
  • Rolling Mill Company, The North Chicago ; American Iron and Steel Works, 39, 96, '227
  • Rolling Mill Company's Works, The Cleveland ;
  • American Iron and Steel Works, 256
  • Rolling Mill Company's Works, The North Chicago, Bessemer Product at, 227
  • Rolling Mills, Three-High, 275
  • Rolling Stock, Weights and Capacity of Pennsylvanian Railroad and European ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 43, 44
  • Royal Naval College, The, and the Mercantile Marine, 353
  • Royal Society, The (See Society, The Royal) Royal Society Soirée, 1878, 371
  • Ruhmkorff, Heinrich Daniel, 13
  • Safety Apparatus, Railway, Saxby and Farmer's, at the Paris Exhibition, 403
  • Safety Valves, Turnbull and Company's, 522
  • Saltpetre and Sulphur Grinding Apparatus ; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 37
  • Sanitary Summary for 1877, 47
  • Sanitation, Provincial, and Water Supply, 409
  • Sarpsfos, Bridge over the River; Norwegian State Railways, 10, 26, 62
  • Sawing Machine, Richards' Dimension, 151
  • Saxby and Farmer's Railway Safety Apparatus, at the Paris Exhibition, 403
  • Scantlings, Lightened, 374
  • Scoop, J. Fowler and Company's Excavating, at the Paris Exhibition, 449
  • Scotch Iron Trade in 1877, The, 33
  • Scotland, The Water Supply Movement in, 222
  • Screw Jack, Differential, Zobel, Neubert, and Company's, 522
  • Secchi, Becquerel, and Regnault, 205
  • Selfe's Compound Engine for Tug-Boat, 469
  • Semi-Portable Mining Engine, J. Fowler and Company's Thirty-Horse, at the Paris Exhibition, 404
  • Separation of Phosphorus from Pig _Iron, The, 270
  • Sewage Disposal and Water Supply, 454
  • Sewage, London, 87
  • Sewage System of Paris, The, 455, 491
  • Sewage, The Thames, Captain Calver's Report on, 12
  • Sewage and Water Question, The, 166, 390
  • Sharp, Stewart, and Company's Portable Cylinder Boring Machine for Locomotives, at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Sharp, Stewart, and Company's Radial Drilling Machine, at the Paris Exhibition, 366
  • Sharp, Stewart, and Company's Slotting Machine, at the Paris Exhibition, 494
  • Sharpening Files, 515
  • Sheaf Binder, Wood's,182
  • Shepherd's Valve for Ship Ventilation, 202
  • Shifting Slide Valves for Winding Engines, 278
  • Ship Ventilation, 202
  • Shipbuilders, Clyde, and the Board of Trade, 200
  • Shipbuilding and Boiler Making, Steel Plates for, 47, 127, 165, 223, 303
  • Shipbuilding, Report of Lloyd's Committee on the Use of Steel for, 17, 34
  • Shipbuilding, Steel for, 304, 414, 437, 461
  • Shipbuilding Trade, The Clyde, in 1877, 8, 82
  • Ships, British Ironclad, 224
  • Siemens, Dr. ; President of the Society of Telegraph Engineers, Address of, 85, 111
  • Single Deal Frame, Ransome's, at the Paris Exhibition, 426
  • Single and Twin Screws, 329
  • Sixty-Ton Steam Forge Crane, Eastons and Anderson's, for the Abouchoff Steel Works, St. Petersburgh, 65
  • Slotting Machine, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's, at the Paris Exhibition, 494
  • Smelting for Black Copper ; The Clausthal Lead-Smelting Works, 19, 57
  • Smith and Alexander's Twin Boilers, 27
  • Smith's Vacuum Brake Squib Attachment, 170
  • Smoothing and Polishing Wood, Machines for, 115

SOCIETY OF ARTS, THE:

  • On the Past, Present, and Future of the River Thames, by J. B. Redman, 250, 418, 441, 482

SOCIETY, THE ROYAL:

  • On Repulsion resulting from Radiation, by William Crookes, 73
  • On the Action of Sonorous Vibrations in varying the Force of an Electric Current, by Professor Hughes, 384
  • Soiree, 371

SOCIETY, THE PHYSICAL:

  • On Byrne's Pneumatic Battery, by William Henry Preece, 417
  • On the Physical Action of the Microphone, by Professor D. E. Hughes, 481
  • Soiree of the Institution of Civil Engineers, 454
  • Soiree, 1878, The Royal Society, 371
  • Solids, The Flow of, 477, 502. 525
  • Sonorous Vibrations, The Action of ; Hughes's Microphone, 384
  • Sound and Electricity, 435
  • South Metropolitan Gas Works, Boiler and Engine, Trials at the, 79, 108, 116
  • South West, Notes from the, 28, 61, G3, 91, 124, 143, 168, 184, 204, 228, 241, 262, 279, 302, 819, 366, 388, 405, 430, 449, 522
  • South Yorkshire, Notes from, 16, 33, 46, 72, 91, 110, 124, 144, 169, 184, 204, 227, 242, 262, 288, 302, 819, 388, 408, 430, 452, 500, 514
  • Spar Locomotive Torpedoes; Notes on Torpedoes, 208 .
  • Spar Torpedoes ; Notes on Torpedoes, 14, 127 Spiral Punch, Kennedy's, 278
  • Standard Box Oar; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 24
  • Standard Coal Truck; The Pennsylvania Rail-Road, 14
  • Standard Deep-Sea Thermometer, A, 226
  • Stanek's Guiding Pulley for Indicators, 65
  • Statistics, Rail, 267, 275
  • Steam Circulating Pump, Manley's, at the Paris Exhibition, 451
  • Steam Engines, Stationary, at the Paris Exhibition, 498
  • Steam and Hydraulic Press, A Direct-Acting, 92
  • Steam Power ; The Paris Exhibition, 135
  • Steam Stop Valve, Cormack's, 221. Steam Tree Feller, Ransome's, 50
  • Steamboat of 1804, The Stevens Twin-Screw, 69
  • Steamship " Edith," Raising the, 280, 297
  • Steamship "Glen Rosa ;" Report of Mr. F. W. Wymer to the Board of Trade, 523
  • Steamship, Twin, The " Express," Trial of, 222
  • Steamships and Transatlantic Lines, 172, 192
  • Steam-Worked Tramways, 140
  • Steel, Bessemer, The Manufacture of, 275, 290
  • Steel for Boiler-Making, Report on the Use of, 131
  • Steel Boilers, On Experiments Relative to, 310, 320, 354, 396
  • Steel Casting Apparatus, 274, 289
  • Steel Marine Boilers, 305, 459
  • Steel Plates for Boiler-Making and Shipbuilding, 47, 127, 165, 223, 803, 517
  • Steel Plates and Rivetted Joints, 473
  • Steel Plates, The Strength of, 517
  • Steel Rails and Rail Joints, 284
  • Steel for Shipbuilding, 304, 414, 437, 461
  • Steel for Shipbuilding, Report of Lloyd's Committee on the Use of, 17, 34
  • Steel and Wrought Iron, On the Direct Process of Making, 54, 74
  • Steiner's Taseometer, 136
  • Stevens' Twin-Screw Steamboat of 1804, The, 69
  • Stirling, The late Reverend Dr., 521
  • Stone-Dressing Machine, Brunton and Trier's, at the Paris Exhibition, 487
  • Stone-Sawing Engine, Beverley and Atkins', at the Paris Exhibition, 515
  • Stove, Drying; The Manufacture of Gunpowder, 197
  • Strength of Steel Plates, 517
  • Strikes in 1877, Mr. G. Phillips Bevan on, 7
  • Summary for 1877, Sanitary, 47
  • Talking Phonograph, Edison's. 52, 186
  • Tank Locomotive (8 ft. Gauge), Black, Hawthorn, and Company's, at the Paris Exhibition, 509
  • Tank Locomotives for Mines, 142
  • Tannett, Walker, and Company's Compound Engines for Rail Mill, 388, 430
  • Taseometer, Steiner's, 136
  • Tay Bridge, Official Inspection of the, 181
  • Taylor's Direct-Acting Hydraulic Press, 190
  • Telegraph Engineers (See Engineers, The Society of Telegraph)
  • Telegraph Lines, Aerial, Insulators for, 254
  • Telegraph Traffic, The Law of International, 381
  • Telegraphs Bill, The, 824
  • Telegraphic Apparatus at the Paris Exhibition, 392, 412, 433, 519
  • Telegraphy, American, 167
  • Telegraphy without Metallic Conductors, 13, 147
  • Telephone, Edison's Carbon, 496
  • Telephone Harp, The, 390
  • Telephone, The Hughes, 369
  • Telephones, French, at the Paris Exhibition, 500
  • Telephonic Alarum, Cooke's, 451
  • Testing Boiler Flues, Apparatus for, '260
  • Thames, The Embankment of the, 318
  • Thames, River, The Past, Present, and Future of the, 250, 418, 441, 482
  • Thames Sewage, Captain Calves Report on the, 12
  • Thames Tides and the Embankments, 323
  • Therapeutic Machinery, Goransson and Company's, at the Paris Exhibition, 478
  • Thermodynamics, Hirn's, 38, 413
  • Thermometer, A Standard Deep-Sea, 226
  • Thomson, Sterne, and Company's Emery Grinding Machinery at the Paris Exhibition, 443
  • Three-Cylinder Engine, Willans', 407
  • Three-High Rolling Mills, '275
  • Tides, The Thames, and Embankments, 323
  • Tilghman's File Sharpener, 515
  • Tobacco Exhibits at the Paris Exhibition, 464, 491, 519

TORPEDEOS, NOTES ON :

  • Spar Locomotive Torpedoes, 208
  • Spar Torpedoes, 14, 127
  • Town Refuse, Disposal of, 518
  • Towns Heated by Steam, 439
  • Traction on Tramways, Mechanical, 488, 503, 523
  • Tramways, Steam Worked, 140
  • Transatlantic Lines and Steamships, 172, 192
  • Transmission of Power; The Paris Exhibition, 109
  • Transverse Galleries; The Paris Exhibition, :333
  • Travelling Crane, Alcock's Fifty-Ton Overhead, 84
  • Tree Feller, Ransome's Steam, 50
  • Trial of the Japanese Ironclads, 84
  • Trial of Railway Couplings, 182
  • Trial of the Twin Steamship " Express," 222
  • Trying-up Machine, Ransome's, at the Paris Exhibition, 351
  • Tubes, Corrugated Flue, for Boilers, 245, 284, 369
  • Tug-Boat, Selfe's Compound Engine for, 469
  • Turnbull and Company's Safety Valves, 522
  • Turret Frigate, Brazilian, The " Independencia," 107
  • Twin Boilers, Smith and Alexander's, 27
  • Twin Cylinder Engine, Bernay's, at the Paris Exhibition, 353
  • Twin and Single Screws, 329
  • Twin-Screw Steamboat of 1804, The Stevens, 69
  • Twin Steamship "Express," Trial of the, 222
  • Two Railway Accidents, 69
  • Vacuum Brake, Smith's, Experiments with the ; The Hatfield Railway Accident, 1s1
  • Vacuum Brake, Squib Attachment, Smith's, 170
  • Vacuum Brake Trials, from Paris to Creil, 493
  • Valve, Cormack's Steam Stop, 221
  • Valves, Safety, Turnbull and Company's, 522
  • Valves, Shifting Slide, for Winding Engines, 278
  • Vapart Disintegrator, The, 491
  • Ventilation, Ship, 202
  • Vessels to resist High Internal Pressure, On the Construction of, 298, 308
  • Vestibule, Central Dome of the Grand ; The Paris Exhibition, 334
  • Vestibule, Corner Domes of the Grand ; The Paris Exhibition, 334
  • Viaduct, The Douro, 457, 463, 494
  • Victoria Dock Extension, The, 246
  • Vienna Exhibition of 1873, 344
  • Ville de Paris, The Building of the ; The Paris Exhibition, 336, 362
  • Walker's Railway Coupling, Trial of, 182
  • Water and Sewage Questions, The, 166, 390
  • Water in Steam Boilers, The Circulation of, 30
  • Water Supply ; The Paris Exhibition, 3
  • Water Supply Movement in Scotland, The, '222
  • Water Supply and Provincial Sanitation, 409
  • Water Supply and Sewage Disposal, 454
  • Weights and Capacities of English, Indian, and Pennsylvania Railroad Wagons ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 70
  • Weights and Capacities of Pennsylvania Railroad and European Rolling Stock ; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 43, 44
  • Westinghouse Automatic Brake, The ; Standard Brake Rigging for Carriages on the London, Brighton, and South-Coast Railway, 203
  • Willans' Three Cylinder Engine, 407
  • Winding Engines, Shifting Slide Valves for, 278
  • Wipperman and Lewis's Air Injector for Air Vessels, 16
  • Wood, Machines for Smoothing and Polishing, 115
  • Wood's Sheaf Binder, 182
  • Works, The Clausthal Lead Smelting, 19, 57
  • Works, The Cleveland Rolling Mill Company's ; American Iron and Steel Works, 256
  • Works and Contracts, The Cost of; The Paris Exhibition, 286, 287, 307
  • Works of the Edgar Thomson Steel Company American Iron and Steel Works, 295, 313, 881
  • Works, Harbour, Proposed New, for Greenock, 50
  • Works and Mines, The Crown Point Iron Company's ; American Iron and Steel Works, 208, 216
  • Works, Sewage, of Paris, 455, 491
  • Wrought Iron and Steel, On the Direct Process of Making, 54, 74
  • Wymer, Mr. F. W., Report of, to the Board of Trade on the "Glen Rosa" Explosion, 523
  • Zobel, Neubert, and Company's Differential Screw Jack,522

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