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Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Letters to the Editor Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Letters to the Editor Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Letters to the Editor Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Letters to the Editor Index.

Note: This is a sub-section of Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Index

  • ABATEMENT, Smoke. J. C. R. Okes, 252
  • Abt Rack, Snowdon Mountain Railway. Rinecker, Abt, and Co. 345
  • Accident at Preston, Curves and the. W. J. Ellis, 535
  • Air Pump, Edwards'. Stuart, 276 ; Senex, 276 ; Fred Edwards, 309 ; Senex, 348 ; Fred Edwards, 377, 407 ; Senex, 470, 693
  • Aladdin's Lamp. C. R. Fenwick, 376
  • Arc Lamp. Johnson and Phillips, 184
  • Atlantic Mail Service. Thomas Moore, 425
  • Atlantic Ship Route Lights. Thomas Moore, 04 ; Charles A. Stevenson, 535 ; Thomas Moore, 624 • Charles A. Stevenson, 654
  • Australian Progress, West (Aladdin's Lamp). C. R. Fenwick, 376
  • Ball Bearings for Gearings. M. E , 77
  • Battleship and Torpedo Defence. V. F. Lassoc, 656
  • Bearings, Ball, for Gearings. M. E., 77
  • "Birkenhead," Wreck of the. A. D. Seton, Major, 276
  • Blue Prints, Copying. Phillips, Ormonde, and Co., 184 ; E., 276
  • Boileau's Traverse Tables. W. H. Allen and Co., Limited, 713
  • Boiler, Evaporative Power. Steam User, 425
  • Boiler Explosion. See Explosion
  • Boiler Explosion and Ship Sinking. Benedict W. Ginsburg, 57 ; A Consulting Engineer, 77 ; R. W. Barnett, 109 ; A Consulting Engineer, 44 ; R. W. Barnett, 184 ; A Consulting Engineer, 218 ; Delta, 308 ; Lower Deck, 376 ; J. H. R. Rose, 376
  • Boiler Firebox, An Overheated. C. A. Walsh, 77
  • Boiler Inspection, Compulsory. The Author of "A Handbook for Steam Users," 814
  • Boiler Manhole Covers, Removal under Pressure. W. J. Benton, 252 ; J. Kemp, 309
  • Boiler, Munro. H. M. Wilson, 654
  • Boiler Tubes. Marine Engineer, 745 ; Neutral, 80
  • Boilers, Strength of Marine. J. A. Lade, 746
  • Boilers, Strength of Short. H. Highet, 77 ; J. C. Spence, 109
  • Brakes, Continuous, and Railway Accidents.
  • Novoye Vremya, 144 ; Norman D. Macdonald, 52 ; Novoye Vremya, 377
  • Bridge, Fixed Girder, Great Ducie-Street, Manchester. S., 593 ' • W. H. T., 624 ; J. Gilchrist 81. See Bridge Practice
  • Bridge Practice. W. H. T., 624, 681, 713
  • Bridges, Large Span Railway. E. W. Young, 744
  • British Association. H. S. Hele Shaw, 603
  • British Association of Water Works Engineers. Viator, 110
  • Bulkhead Doors. Ernest Gearing, 23 ; W. B., 57
  • Cardiff Exhibition. A. D. Seton, Major, 276
  • Cars, Motor. W. C. J. de Graaff, 308 ; G. A. Haig, 309 ; George T. Pardoe, 348 ; Charles T. Crowden, 681; Triangle, 713 ; Diogenes, 13 ; W. Worby Beaumont, 713 ; Master Mechanic, 744 ; Alfred R. Sennett, 779
  • Carriage, Motor. See Car, Motor
  • Carriages, Wide Railway. G. A. Sekon, 57
  • Cement to Resist Paraffin. Inquirer, 425 ; M. I. C. E. , 682
  • Chilian War and Nitrate of Soda Deposits.
  • Caupolican Lautaro, 621
  • Chronographs. C. Purcell Taylor, 57
  • Civil v. Royal Engineers. See 348, 375. Jacob, 25 ; Justice, 57, 251
  • Climacteric, Mechanic's. Out of Date, 276
  • Conductivity of Sheet Copper, Thermal. Thermos, 564 ; Dr. St. Lindeck, 621
  • Copper, Thermal Conductivity of Sheet. Thermos, 564 ; Dr. St Lindeck, 624
  • Copying Blue Prints. Phillips, Ormonde, and Co., 184 ; E., 276
  • Cornwall, Granite in. T. Kyffin Freeman, 276. See 368
  • Corrosion of Gauge Glasses. J. W. Sutton, 504
  • Crushing Mills for Ginger. E. H., 309
  • Cupolas, The Design of. Student, 682
  • Curves and the Preston Accident. W. J. Ellis, 35
  • Cycle Gear, Protean. Whippet Cycle Syndicate, Limited, 714
  • Cylinders, Strength cf Thin. H. Highet, 77 ; J. C. Spence, 109
  • Dam Construction. A. A. W., 276
  • Decimal and Metric Systems. William Sisson, 7 ; James A. Coombs, 109 ; William von Brennerberg, 252 ; Sydney A. Reeve, 308 ; C. W. Kinder, 503 ; W. J. Ellis, 564
  • Design for Gas or Oil Engine. Alfred J. Allen, 18
  • Diagrams, Indicator. C. S. Drewry, 276 ; Charles Day, 309 ; C. S. Drewry, 347
  • Displacement and Speed in Racing Yachts. J. T. Bucknill, 375 ; J. J. O'Neill, 407
  • Docks, Kidderpore. J. H. Apjohn, 308
  • Doors, Bulkhead. Ernest Gearing, 23 ; W. B., 67 ; "Drummond Castle," The. Benedict W. Ginsberg, 57 ; A Consulting Engineer, 77 ; R. W. Barnett, 109 ; A Consulting Engineer, 144 ; R. W. Barnett, 184 ; A Consulting Engineer, 18 ; Delta, 308 ; Lower Deck, 376 ; J. H. R. Rose, 376
  • "Dunvegan Castle." Caird and Rayner, 276
  • Duodecimal and Metric Systems. William Sisson, 7 ; James A. Coombs, 109 ; William von Brennerberg, 252 ; Sydney A. Reeve, 308 ; C. W. Kinder, 503 ; W. J. Ellis, 564
  • Earthquake, The Recent. John Milne, 814
  • Education, Technical. Sidney H. Wells, 405, 70, 623 ; German Shop Manager, 682 ; H., 745 ; General Manager, 813
  • Edwards' Air Pump. Stuart, 276 ; Senex, 276 ; Fred Edwards, 309 ; Senex, 348 ; Fred Edwards, 77, 407 ; Senex, 470, 593
  • Electrically Driven Fan. Counterblast, 594
  • Engine on the Highway. See Cars, Motor
  • Engines. Stationary Steam. S. M., 713
  • Engines of the S.S. " Ohio." A. E. Seaton, 81
  • Engineers, Royal v. Civil. See 348 and 375. Jacob, 425 ; Justice, 57, 251
  • English Trade Diminishing ? Is. T. S. Cornish, 03, 564. See also Migration of Trade
  • Evaporative Power of Marine Boilers. Steam User, 425
  • Examinations, Irish County Surveyorships. Irishman, 375
  • Explosion on French Cruiser " Jaureguiberry," Forges et Chantiers, 23
  • Explosion on H.M.S. " Blake." Marine Engineer, 693 ; H. R. de Salis, 623
  • Fan, Electrically Driven. Counterblast, 594
  • Fastest Train in the World. Haydn Baggs, 745, 83 ; A Passenger, 780
  • Feed Apparatus, Yarrow's. Libra, 218 ; J. Apsey, 18
  • Ferro-Manganese, Manufacture of. B. Antonovitsch, 470
  • Fire on Shipboard, Prevention of. W. R. Taylor, 70 ; Uhlmann and Keutgen, 534, 535. W. R. Taylor, 535 ; Henry Brier, 593
  • Firebox, An Overheated Boiler. C. A. Walsh, 77
  • Fitters and Turners, Strike at Hull. A. H. Hope, 69
  • Fletcher Rysimeter. Robert H. Campbell, 504
  • Foreign Competition. T. S. Cornish, 503, 564. See also Migration of Trade
  • Foundry Practice, Modern. J. L. Dexter, 347 ; Theta, 347 ; The Writer of " Modern Foundry. Practice," 377 ; Theta, 407 ; C. J. Seaman, 407. See Cupolas
  • French Cruiser " Jaurdguiberry," Explosion.
  • Forges et Chantiers, 23
  • French Naval Manoeuvres. Va.) Victis, 406
  • "Friant," Niclausse Boilers of the. J. and A. Niclausse, 23
  • Gas Lighting, Incandescent. J. L. Dexter, 624
  • Gas or Oil Engine, Design for. Alfred J. Allen,, 18
  • Gauge Glasses, Corrosion of. J W. Sutton, 04
  • Geneva, Electricians' Congress at. See International Congress
  • Ginger. See Crushing Mills
  • Girders, Lattice, Strains. Student, 57
  • Glasses, Corrosion of Gauge. J. W. Sutton, 604
  • Goodman's Hatchet Planimeter. John Goodman, 77. See Prytz Planimeters and Planimeter
  • Granite in Cornwall. T. Kyffin Freeman, 276. See 368
  • Great Western Locomotive " Leopard." Henry Sharp, 407
  • Gwynne's, Strike at. Gwynne and Co., 635
  • Hard Steel. Hiram S. Maxim, 681; J. 0. Arnold, 13 ; Hiram S. Maxim, 745 ; J. 0. Arnold, 779 ; A Young Foreigner, 779 ; Hiram S. Maxim, 13
  • Hatchet Planimeters. Delta, 308 ; E. Kilburn Scott, 308, 425. See also Prytz Planimeters
  • H.M.S. " Blake," Explosion on. Marine Engineer, 593 ; H. R. de Salis, 623
  • H.M.S. "Powerful," Trials of. R.N.R., 469 ; Balfour Bramwell, 535
  • "Horse-Power." C. M., 624
  • Hose Pipes, Tests of. Merryweather and Sons, Limited, 504
  • Hudson River Tunnel. W. R. Mutton, 309 ; E. W. Moir, 347
  • Hull Fitters' and Turners' Strike. A. H. Hope, 69
  • Hydraulic Calculations, Slide Rules for. C. N. Pickworth, 681
  • Incandescent Gas Lighting. J. L. Dexter, 624
  • Indicator Diagrams. C. S. Drewry, 276 ; Charles Day, 309 ; C. S. Drewry, 347
  • Induction, Telegraphy by. Guglielmo Marconi, 93
  • Inspection of Boilers, Compulsory. The Author of " A handbook for Steam Users," 814
  • International Congress of Electricians at Geneva. Dr. Maurice de Hoor-Tempis, 308
  • Irish County Surveyorship Examinations. Irishman, 375. See Royal v. Civil Engineers
  • Japan Great Sea Waves. George Cawley, 218
  • "Jaureguiberry," Explosion on the French Cruiser. Forges et Chantiers Company, Havre, 23
  • Johnson and Phillips Arc Lamp. Johnson and Phillips, 184
  • Jones's Water-Tube Boiler. James Watt Boulton, 594
  • Kidderpore Docks. J. H. Apjohn, 308
  • Lampblack, Packing. P. P. T., 714
  • Lattice Girder Strains. Student, 57
  • Leonardo da Vinci's Hygrometer. See Weighing Machine
  • "Leopard," Great Western Locomotive. Henry Sharp, 407
  • Locomotive " Leopard," Great Western. Henry Sharp, 407
  • Locomotives, North-Eastern Express. Clement E. Stretton, 23 ; J. D. T., 57
  • Manhole Covers under Steam Pressure, Removal of. W. J. Benton, 252 ; J. Kemp, 309
  • Maxim and Hard Steel. Hiram S. Maxim, 681; J. O. Arnold, 713 ; Hiram S. Maxim, 745 ; J. . Arnold, 779 ; A Young Foreigner, 779 ; Hiram S. Maxim, 813
  • Mechanical Engineers in Belfast. J. H. Greenhill, 218
  • Mechanic's Climacteric. Out of Date, 276
  • Metre-Gauge Railways. C. E., 682
  • Metric and Decimal Systems. William Sisson, 7 ; James A. Coombs, 109 ; Wm. von Brennerberg, 252 ; Sydney A. Reeve, 308 ; C. W. Kinder, 503 • W. J. Ellis, 564
  • Migration of Trade. Wm. Dooley, 425 ; W., 469 ; Yarrow and Co., 503
  • Motor Cars. W. C. J. de Graaff, 308 ; G. A. Haig, 309 ; Geo. T. Pardoe, 348 ; Charles T. Crowden, 681 ; Triangle, 713 ; Diogenes, 713 ; W. Worby Beaumont, 713 ; Master Mechanic, 44 ; Alfred R. Sennett, 779
  • Mountain Railway, Snowdon. Rinecker, Abt, and Co., 345
  • Munro Boiler. H. M. Wilson, 654
  • Museum, A National Railway. J. Sinclair Fairfax, 535 ; G. A. Sekon, 564 ; W. B. Paley, 682 ; J. Sinclair Fairfax, 682 ; A. R. Bennett, 713 ; Norman D. Macdonald, 713 ; Alfred R. Bennett, 745 ; J. Sinclair Fairfax, 745
  • Naval Manoeuvres, French. Vvo Victis, 406
  • Niclausse Boilers of the " Friant." J. and A. Niclausse, 23
  • North-Eastern Express Locomotives. Clement E. Stretton, 23 ; J. D. T., 57
  • "Ohio," Engines of the S.S. A. E. Seaton, 681
  • Oil and Gas Engine, Design for. Alfred J. Allen, 18
  • Oil, Non-Mineral. Fred. Northrop, 109
  • Origin of Wire Gauges. Wm. Palmer, 624
  • Packing Lampblack. P. P. T., 714
  • Paraffin, Cement to Resist. Inquirer, 425 ; M. I . C. E. , 682
  • Pelton Waterwheel and Power. Dorville Libby, Jun., 145
  • Permanent Way. N. D. la Touche, 218 ; Novoye Vremya, 274 ; N. D. la Touche, 535 ; Novoye Vremya, 564 ; F. W. D., 565 ; Novoye Vremya, 22
  • Planimeter. H. Prytz, 347 ; John Goodman, 377; Ernest Kilburn Scott, 425
  • Planimeter, Hatchet. Delta, 308 ; E. Kilburn Scott, 308, 425
  • Pollution of the River Trent. Civis, 653
  • "Powerful," Trials of H.M.S. R.N.R., 469 ; Balfour Bramwell, 535
  • Preston Accident, Curves and the W. J. Ellis, 35
  • Prevention of Fire on Shipboard. W. R. Taylor, 70 ; Uhlmann and Keutgen, 504, 535 ; W. R. Taylor, 535 ; Henry Brier, 593
  • Protean Gear for Cycles. Whippet Cycle Syndicate, Limited, 714
  • Prytz Planimeter. See Planinieter
  • Pump, Edwards' Air. Stuart, 276 ; Senex, 276 ; Fred Edwards, 309 ; Senex, 348 ; Fred Edwards, 377, 407 ; Senex, 470, 593
  • Quick-Acting Brake, Westinghouse. See Brakes, Continuous
  • Rail Joints with large Bearing Surfaces. C. P. Sandberg, 622
  • Rails (Permanent Way). N. D. la Touche, 218 ; Novoye Vremya, 274 ; N. D. la Touche, 635 ; Novoye Vremya, 564 ; F. W. D., 565 ; Novoye Vremya, 622
  • Railway Accidents and Continuous Brakes. Novoye Vremya, 144 ; Norman D. Macdonald, 52 ; Novoye Vremya, 377
  • Railway Carriages, Wide. G. A. Sekon, 57
  • Railway Museum, A National. J. Sinclair Fairfax, 635 ; G. A. Sekon, 564 ; W. B. Paley, 682 ; J. Sinclair Fairfax, 682 ; A. R. Bennett, 713 ; Norman D. Macdonald, 713 ; Alfred R. Bennett, 745 ; J. Sinclair Fairfax, 745
  • Railway Service to Scotland. Haydn Baggs, 45, 780 ; A Passenger, 780
  • Railways, Metre-Gauge. C. E., 682
  • Royal v. Civil Engineers. See 348, 375. Jacob, 25 ; Justice, 57, 251
  • Royal Engineer Civil Staff. Examination, 348.
  • See Royal v. Civil Engineers
  • Rysimeter, The Fletcher. Robert H. Campbell, 04
  • Scotch Railway Train Speeds. Haydn Baggs, 45, 780 ; A Passenger, 780
  • Sea Waves in Japan, The Great. George Cawley, 18
  • Seismograph and the Recent Earthquake. John Milne, 813
  • Septic Tank, Mr. Donald Cameron and the. W. D.
  • Scott-Moncrieff, 406
  • Sewage Septic Tank. W. D. Scott-Moncrieff, 406
  • Ship Route Lights, Atlantic. Thomas Moore, 04 ; Charles A. Stevenson, 535 ; Thos. Moore, 24 ; Charles A. Stevenson, 654
  • Shipboard, Prevention of Fire on. W. R. Taylor, 70 ; Uhlmann and Keutgen, 504, 535 ; W. R. Taylor, 535 ; Henry Brier, 593
  • Slide Rule. C. Turnbull, 348
  • Slide Rules for Special Calculations. C. N. Pickworth, 681
  • Smoke Abatement. J. C. R. Okes, 252
  • Snowdon Mountain Tramroad. Rinecker, Aht, and Co., 345
  • Solid Drawn Boiler Tubes. Marine Engineer, 45 ; Neutral, 780
  • Speed Control in Modern Steamers. Robert McGlasson, 377
  • Speed and Displacement in Racing Yachts. J. T. Bucknill, 375 ; J. J. O'Neill, 407
  • Stationary Steam Engines. S. M., 713
  • Steamers, Atlantic Mail. Thomas Moore, 425
  • Steamers, Speed Control in Modern. Robert McGlasson, 377
  • Steel, Hard. Hiram S. Maxim, 681; J. 0. Arnold, 713 ; Hiram S. Maxim, 745 •, J. 0. Arnold, 79 ; A Young Foreigner, 779 ; Hiram S. Maxim, 813
  • Strength of Marine Boilers. J. A. Lade, 746
  • Strength of Thin Cylinders. H. Highet, 77 ; J. C. Spence, 109
  • Stresses, Structures and. J. Gilchrist, 681
  • Strike of Fitters and Turners at Hull. A. H. Hope, 469
  • Strike at Gwynne's Works. Gwynne and Co., 35
  • Structures and Stresses. J. Gilchrist, 681
  • Sun Prints. See Blue Prints
  • Suspension Bridges, Large Span Railway. E. W. Young, 744
  • Technical Education. Sidney H. Wells, 405, 470, 23 ; German Shop Manager, 682 ; H., 745 ; General Manager, 813
  • Telegraphy without Wires. Guglielmo Marconi, 93
  • Tests of Hose Pipes. Merryweather and Sons, Limited, 504
  • Thermal Conductivity of Sheet Copper. Thermos, 564 ; Dr. St. Lindeck, 624
  • Thermal Units S. A. Sworn, 623
  • Torpedo Defence of Battleships. V. F. Lassoc, 65
  • Trade, Migration of. William Dooley, 425 ; W., 69 ; Yarrow and Co., 503
  • Train Resistances. W. I. Ellis, 682
  • Train Speeds. Haydn Baggs, 745, 780 ; A Passenger, 780
  • Traverse Table, Boileau's. W. H. Allen and Co., Limited, 713
  • Trent, Pollution of the River. Civis, 653
  • Trials of H.M.S. "Powerful." IL N.R., 469; Balfour Bramwell, 535
  • Tubes, Boiler. Marine Engineer, 745 ; Neutral, 80
  • Tunnel, Hudson River. W. R. Hutton, 309 ; E. W. Moir,347
  • Turners' an Fitters' Strike at Hull. A. II. Hope, 469
  • Units, Thermal. S. A. Swo:n, 623
  • Warship Design. W. F. Hindson, 276
  • Watches and Chronographs. C. Purcell Taylor, 7
  • Water Power. Dorville Libby, Jun., 145
  • Water-Tube Boiler Explosions. Forges et Chantiers Co. Havre, 23 ; J. and A. Niclausse, 23
  • Water-Tube Boiler Feed Apparatus, Yarrow's. Libra, 218 ; J. Apsey, 218
  • Water-Tube Boiler, Jones's. James Watt Boulton, 594
  • Water Works' Engineers, British Association of. Viator, 110
  • Weighing Apparatus, A Novel Form. J. T. Bucknill, 218 ; Iskar Walzel, 348, 377
  • West Australian Progress (Aladdin's Lamp). C. R. Fenwick, 376
  • Westinghouse Quick-Acting Brakes. See Brakes Continuous
  • Wheel, Water Power, Pelton. Dorville Libby, Jun., 145
  • Wire Gauges, The Origin of . William Palmer, 24
  • Wreck of the " Birkenhead." A. D. Seton, Major, 276
  • Yachts' Speed* and Displacements. J. T. Bucknill, 375 ; J. J. O'Neill, 407
  • Yarrow's Feed Apparatus, Libra, 218 ; J. Apsey, 18


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