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Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Paragraphs Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Paragraphs Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Paragraphs Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Paragraphs Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Paragraphs Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Paragraphs Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Paragraphs Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Paragraphs Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Paragraphs Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Paragraphs Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Paragraphs Index.
Engineering 1896 Jul-Dec: Paragraphs Index.

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

Agriculture :

  • Exeter and the "Royal," 771
  • Machinery, Baden, 557
  • Royal Agricultural Sooiety, Potato Raisers, 60 495

Appointments :

  • Albert Medal, Society of Arts (Professor D. E. Hughes), 32
  • Assayer to the General Gold Extracting Company, Denver, 397
  • Assistant Secretary, Science and Art Department, 318
  • Central and South American Telegraph Company's Electrician, 397
  • Dundee Harbour Engineers, 368
  • General Manager, Great Western Railway, 154
  • Hong Kong Dockyards, Constructorship, 277, 24
  • Master Cutler of Sheffield, 173, 316
  • Secretary, Institution of Engineers and Ship. builders in Scotland, 368
  • University Demonstratorship of Mechanics, Cambridge, 175

Armour. See Naval

Artillery. See Guns

Boilers. See Engines and Boilers

Bridges :

  • Bridge Accident, Victoria, B.C., 145
  • Bridge across the Tay, New, 208
  • Bridge Erection, Quick (G.E.R.), 615
  • Bridge Foundations, East River, New York, 61
  • Brooklyn and New York Bridge, 243, 767
  • Glasgow Bridge, 494
  • Kew Bridge, 49
  • Porthkerry Viaduct, 317
  • Steel Arch Bridge over Niagara Gorge, 243
  • Whitby Bridge over Esk, 504

Canals :

  • American Canals, 805
  • Cape Cod Ship Canal, 557
  • Corinth Canal, 645
  • French Canals, 720, 771
  • Manchester Ship Canal, 49, 243, 286, 645, 705, 14
  • Midland and Bristol Canal, 645
  • New York and Philadelphia Canal, 399
  • North Sea-Baltic Canal, 49, 81, 184, 243, 705
  • Sault Ste. Marie Canal Lock, 318
  • Sheffield and Hull Traffic, 277
  • Suez Canal, 317, 805
  • Tehuantepec Canal, 98

Cars. See Motor Cars

Catalogues :

  • Alley and Maclellan, 377
  • Baldwin Locomotive Works, 377
  • John Brown and Co., Limited, 722
  • C. W. Burton, Griffiths, and Co., 286
  • T. Cooke and Sons, 243
  • Cowburn Safety Valve Company, 722
  • Dick, Kerr, and Co., 722
  • Edison and Swan United Electric Lighting Company, 243
  • Electric Construction Company, Limited, 722
  • A. Gallenkamp and Co., 805
  • Alex. von Glehn and Co., 460
  • Gloucester Railway Carriage and Wagon Company, Ltd., 805
  • L. Harper, 722
  • Julius Harvey and Co., 460
  • Jandus Arc Lamp and Electric Co., 722
  • Jessop and Appleby Brothers, Limited, 460
  • Keighley Electrical Engineering Co., 722
  • Arthur Koppel, 377
  • Korting Brothers, 286
  • Lilleshall Company, Limited, 722
  • Richard Moreland and Co., 778
  • A. Parsons and Co., 460
  • David Rowell and Co., 722
  • Schaffer and Budenberg, 722
  • Simpson, Strickland, and Co., 377
  • Thomas and William Smith, 460
  • B. F. Sturtevant Company, 734
  • Vacuum Oil Company, 734
  • A. Vandam and Co., 377
  • U S. Metallic Packing Company, Limited, 734
  • Charles Winn and Co., 145

Coal:

  • Belgian Statistics, 209, 224
  • Bohemia Coal, 507
  • Cardiff, 14, 48, 81, 112, 154, 174, 208, 243, 277, 16, 339, 369, 398, 428, 461, 495, 626, 585, 615, 45, 673, 714, 736, 770, 804
  • Cardiff Coal for Japan, 804
  • Chili Coal, 641
  • Cleveland. See Middlesbrough
  • Coal Dust, Pumping, 399
  • Coke Production in the United States, 527
  • Colliery Development in South Yorkshire, 582
  • East Anglia, Coal in, 145, 805
  • Fife Coal Company Amalgamation, 398
  • France, Coal in, 307
  • French Imports, 720
  • German Coal-Mining, 705, 820
  • Hull Exports, 80, 208, 614, 736
  • India, Coal in, 145. See GENERAL INDEX
  • Indian Coal, 32
  • Johannesburg Coal, 277
  • Lancashire Seams, 122
  • Middlesbrough, 14, 112, 208, 242, 277, 316, 368, 99, 428, 526, 685, 015, 644, 672, 736, 770, 804
  • Middlesbrough Shipments, 705
  • New South Wales Mining, 787
  • North - Eastern Railway Company Contracts, 37
  • Norwegian Island Anthill, Deposits, 280
  • Penarth Coal, 277
  • Prestonpans Coalfield, 175
  • Production, Cost of, 153
  • Production in the World, 130
  • Profits in Coal Trade, 48
  • Railway Coal Bill, 258
  • Russia, Coal in, 754
  • Russian Coal Freights and English Competition, 243
  • Scotch Colliery Sinking, 14
  • Sheepbridge Company, 398
  • Sheffield, 13, 48, 80, 112, 154, 174, 208, 242, 277, 16, 338, 369, 398, 428, 460, 495, 556, 584, 614, 44, 704, 736, 770, 804
  • Silesia, Upper, Coal Association, 286
  • South African Coal, 317, 722
  • South Wales Shipments, 81, 243, 369, 526, 557, 45, 672, 770
  • South Yorkshire Coalowners and Freight, 13
  • Spanish Coal, 527
  • Texas, Coal in, 121
  • Toronto, Coal in, 645
  • Turkey, 16
  • Victorial Coal, 814
  • Welsh Anthracite, 398
  • Welsh Coal for Admiralty, 277
  • Welsh Coal Contracts, 585
  • World's Coal Supply, 292
  • Yorkshire. See Sheffield
  • Yorkshire Coalfield Development, 398
  • Yorkshire Coal Pits Closed, 459
  • Collisions. See Railways

Companies :

  • Sir W. G. Armstrong and Co., Limited, 368
  • Bute Docks Company, 243
  • Darlington Steel and Iron Company, 242
  • Dorman, Long, and Co., 705
  • Fargo Electrical Company, 286
  • Gloucester Railway Carriage and Wagon
  • Company, Limited, 277
  • Hill's Dry Dock Company, Limited, 243
  • Naval Construction and Armaments Company, Limited, 145
  • New Premier Cycle Company, Limited, 24
  • Newport-Abercarn Colliery Company, 81
  • Rhymney Iron Company, Limited, 49, 113
  • Teesside New Companies, 80
  • Tredegar Coal and Iron Company, Limited, 4E

Defence of Coasts. See Naval

Docks. See harbours

Drainage. See Sewage

Electric Tramways. See Electricity

Electricity :

  • Armature Windings of Electrical Machines (Book), 16
  • Bell, Electric, 209
  • Cable in Amazon River, 243
  • Clocks, Electrically Controlled, in Glasgow, 704
  • Concentric Wiring at Guildford, 77
  • Crompton's Works, 176
  • Electric Current Waste Preventer, 113
  • Electrolytic Action on Pipes, 771
  • Fall of Potential on Electric Wire Circuit, 429
  • Furnace, Electric, 243, 737
  • Hopkinson Wiring Patent Case, 81
  • Insulating Material, Heating, 243
  • Johnson (Walter C.) v. Hanson, Scott, and Co., Limited, 557
  • Lighting, Electric v. Incandescent Gas, 644
  • Lighting Bath, 527
  • Lighting Bolton, 399
  • Lighting Bristol, 557
  • Lighting Cambridge, 176
  • Lighting Chelmsford, 77
  • Lighting Colchester, 348
  • Lighting Dundee, 428
  • Lighting Edinburgh, 704
  • Lighting Fort William, 277
  • Lighting Guildford, 77
  • Lighting Hull, 164, 684, 805
  • Lighting Malta, 814
  • Lighting Manchester, 58, 673
  • Lighting Mexico, 706
  • Lighting Newport, Bristol, &c , 49
  • Lighting Nottingham, 16
  • Lighting Railway Carriages (Glasgow Central) 77
  • Lighting Sheffield, 251
  • Lighting Torquay, 461, 714
  • Lighting Torquay and Devizes, 113
  • Locomotive, Manhattan Railway, 339, 491
  • Niagara, 339, 429, 722
  • Niagara and Buffalo Transmission, 209
  • Power, Stockholm, 557
  • Power Transmission in Japan, 527
  • Power Transmission in Sweden, 527
  • Railway, High-Speed, Behr's, 113
  • Railway, Silesian, 585
  • Railways, European, 686
  • Shipyard Machinery, 495
  • Submarine Cable Memorial, 461, 495
  • Telegraphs, Cape Colony, 339
  • Telegraphs, Chilian, 598
  • Telegraphs, Western Union, 32, 563
  • Telegraphy, German Submarine, 258
  • Telephone, Abyssinia, 113
  • Telephone, Algiers, 627
  • Telephone Exchange, Automatic, 209
  • Telephone, Japan, 527
  • Telephone in Porto Rico, 175
  • Telephony, Coast, 627
  • Thermo-Electric Methods, 771
  • Traction and Electrolysis of Pipes, 399
  • Transmission of Power, Brooklyn, 429
  • Water Power, Rhone, near Lyons, 286
  • Water Power, Richelieu River, Lake Chainplain, 49
  • Water Power, Sweden, 145

Engineering. See Shipbuilding and Industries

Engines and Boilers:

  • Boiler Practice in Europe, 527
  • Engines for Ropework, 705
  • Morison Evaporator, 534
  • Smoke Nuisance in Sheffield, 242, 582
  • Smoke Question in Glasgow, 151
  • Turbine, Steam, 399
  • Turbines, Steam, Measuring Power, 429
  • Water-Tube Boilers in French Ships, 429

Exhibitions :

  • Australasian Exhibition, 1899, 81
  • Brussels Exhibition, 369
  • Cardiff Exhibition, 527
  • Foreign Goods Exhibition in London, 286
  • Gas Exhibition. New York, 399
  • Guatemala, 1897, 62
  • Laundry Exhibition, 286
  • Newcastle Electrical, 527
  • Nishni-Novgorod Exhibition, 113
  • Stockholm, 1897, 512
  • Sydney Exhibition, 645
  • Tennessee Centennial Exhibition, 175
  • Victorian Exhibition, Crystal Palace, 568

Explosions. See Engines and Rouen

Explosives. See Guns

Gas and Gas Engines :

  • Acetylene for Photometric Purposes, 318
  • Danish Gas Works, 438
  • Dunfermline Gas, 770
  • Falkirk Gas, 770
  • Gas Arbitration, 398
  • Gas Engines in Central Europe, 339, 733
  • Gas Explosion under Street Paving, 286
  • Gas Motor Economy, 557
  • Incandescent Gas v. Electric Light, 644
  • Leeds Gas Profits, 398, 686
  • Libra Oil Engine, 598
  • Locomotives on Highways Bill, 81
  • Natural Gas Wells in United States, 339
  • Rothesay Gas, 770
  • Saltcoats Gas, 770
  • Stirling Gas, 770

Guns and Explosives :

  • Capped Steel Projectiles, 461
  • Krupp Guns in Chili, 316
  • Mountain Artillery Gun, 771
  • Storing Explosives in London, 209

Harbours, Piers, &c. :

  • Aire and Calder Navigation Extension, 460
  • Aire River, Diversion of, 352
  • Australian Harbours, 399
  • Barry Graving Dock, 243, 527
  • Belgian Ports, 536, 782
  • Blackpool Pier, 668
  • Bristol Channel Lights, 81
  • Bristol Docks, 14, 615, 737, 771
  • Burntisland Docks, 684
  • Bute Docks, Cardiff, 243
  • Cape Harbour Works, 442
  • Chicago Harbour, 322
  • Clyde. See Glasgow
  • Cuxhaven, 339
  • Darling Harbour, New South Wales, 317
  • Darling River, 384
  • Floating Dock for Havannah, 737
  • Glasgow Harbour, 81
  • Greenock Graving Dock, Improvement of
  • Garvel, 804
  • Grimsby Docks, 158
  • Havana Dry Dock, Cuba, 639
  • Havana Floating Dock (New), 243
  • Holstein Coast Ports, 557
  • Hull, North-Eastern Railway Docks, 429, 470, 44, 704
  • Leith Graving Dock, 48
  • Lighthouse, Diamond Shoal, 185
  • Lights at Sea, Visibility, 145
  • Liverpool v. Hamburg Trade, 183
  • Llanelly Docks, 714
  • Llanelly Harbour, 428
  • Mersey, 49
  • Middlesbrough Dock Extension, 736
  • Milford Docks, 277
  • Monte Video, 317
  • Monte Video Harbour Dues, 110
  • New York, Piers at, 190
  • Newport Docks, 369, 428, 673
  • Osaka, Japan, 556
  • Parrett Improvements, 113
  • Parrett, Navigation of the, 316, 369
  • Port Elizabeth, 440
  • Portsmouth Docks, 615
  • Ribble Improvements, 534
  • Scarborough Harbour, 316
  • Severn, 49, 317
  • Straits of Magellan, 28
  • Stromness Improvements, 277
  • Surrey Commercial Docks, London, 429
  • Swansea, 495
  • Swansea Trade, 615
  • Thames Conservancy and Teddington, 705
  • Trent, Pollution of the, 615
  • Troon Graving Dock, 428
  • Weir, Contract for Clyde, 428

Hydraulics :

  • Water Flow through Pipes, 429
  • Water Power in France, 339

Industries. See also Trade Societies, &c.

  • Board of Trade Returns, 209, 339, 369, 615, 737

Coal. See Coal

  • Commercial Competition, 644
  • Cutlery Exports from Sheffield, 48, 80
  • Cutlery Trade in Sheffield, 338, 369, 614, 644, 36
  • Galvanising Sheets at Llanelly, 174
  • Glasgow Locomotive Trade, 317, 672
  • Hull Chamber of Commerce, 557
  • Iron and Steel. See Iron and Steel
  • Lancashire Textile Trades, 507, 626, 817
  • Locomotive Exports, 113
  • Rotherham Stove Grate Trade, 338, 398
  • Sheffield Cycle Tyre Works, 582
  • Sheffield Industries, 112, 208, 459, 494
  • Sugar Machinery Contracts, 672
  • Texan Cotton for Japan, 630
  • United States Foreign Trade, 585
  • United States Industries and the Election, 568
  • United States and South America, 49

Institutions. See Technical Societies

Iron and Steel. See also Markets

  • Australian Iron Ore, 767
  • Belgium Iron, 339
  • Bertrand Thiel Process, 770
  • Birmingham, 27, 59, 92, 125, 156, 188, 220, 255, 88, 350, 380, 411, 441, 472, 506, 567, 597, 626, 56, 684, 719, 748, 783, 818
  • Blast-Furnaces, Belgian, 15, 292, 816
  • Blast-Furnaces, French, 175
  • Blast-Furnaces, Sweden, 286
  • Blast-Furnaces, United Kingdom, 113
  • Blast-Furnaces, United States, 145, 718, 820
  • Briton Ferry Pig-Iron Output, 48
  • Briton Ferry Works, 645
  • British Rails Abroad, 89, 658, 782
  • British Rails in Mexico, 45
  • Cammell's Steel Works, 704
  • Castings, Mechanical Properties of Steel, 803
  • Cerain Iron Mines, Spain, 557
  • Christiania Rail Contract, 429
  • Cleveland, 14, 45, 80, 112, 208, 242, 277, 316, 39, 368, 399, 428, 459, 494, 526, 555, 584, 615, 44, 672, 705, 736, 770, 804
  • Dover Coal and Iron Industry, 737
  • German Rails, 145
  • Glasgow. See Scotch
  • Iron Ores in Salem (Madras), 184
  • Japanese Steelmaking, 780
  • Lancashire, 27, 59, 92, 124, 156, 188, 220, 254, 88, 319, 350, 379, 411, 440, 472, 506, 538, 567, 96, 626, 656, 684, 719, 748, 783, 817
  • Llanelly Steel Works, 398, 585
  • Middlesbrough. See Cleveland
  • New South Wales Works, 113
  • Pig Iron in Germany, 369, 566, 754, 778
  • Properties of Steel, 770
  • Rolling Mills at Bathgate, 556
  • Russia (South) Pig Iron, 645
  • Scotch, 14, 48, 80, 112, 154, 174, 208, 242, 277, 17, 338, 368, 397, 428, 460, 494, 526, 556, 584, 14, 644, 672, 704, 736, 770, 804
  • Sheffield, 13, 48, 80, 112, 154, 174, 208, 243, 277, 16, 338, 368, 398, 428, 459, 495, 526, 556, 584, 14, 644, 672, 704, 736; 770, 804
  • Sheffield Exports, 48
  • Stanningley Iron Works, 478
  • Steelmaking, 614
  • Swansea Valley Works, 527
  • Tees Shipments, 316
  • Teesside Iron Companies, 80
  • Tredegar Blast-Furnaces, 585
  • Wales, South, Trade and Shipments, 81, 243, 69, 645, 771
  • Wear Steel Works, 770
  • Wolverhampton, 27, 59, 92, 125, 156, 188, 220, 55, 288, 350, 480, 411, 441, 472, 506, 538, 567, 97, 626, 656, 684, 719, 748, 783, 817
  • Yorkshire. See Sheffield
  • Yorkshire Railway Charges, 277

Irrigation :

  • German Land Irrigation, 399

Labour Questions. See Trade Societies, &c.

Light. Electric. Bee Electricity

Machine Tools. See Mechanics

Markets :

  • Cleveland Iron, 13, 45, 79, 112, 208, 242, 276, 16, 338, 368, 399, 428, 459, 494, 526, 555, 584, 15, 044, 672, 705, 736, 770, E04
  • Copper Market at Glasgow, 14, 48, 80, 112, 154, 74, 208, 242, 277, 317, 338, 368, 396, 928, 460, 94, 526, 556, 584, 614, 644, 672, 704, 736, 770, 04
  • Glasgow Pig Iron, 14, 48, 80, 112, 154, 174, 208, 42, 276, 317, 338, 368, 396, 428, 460, 494, 526, 66, 584, 614, 644, 672, 704, 736, 770, 804
  • Make and Disposal of Cleveland Iron, 45, 339, 59, 555
  • Sulphate of Ammonia, 14, 48, 80, 154, 174, 208, 42, 277, 317, 338, 368, 396, 526, 556, 584, 614, 72, 704, 804

Mechanics :

  • Aluminium Solder, 399
  • Aluminium Works at Greenock, 428
  • Bertrand Thiel Steel Process, 770
  • Bicycles, Factor of Safety, 429
  • Boring Drill Tests, 369
  • Bronze Casting for Cruiser, 112
  • Carbon, Influence upon Iron, 672
  • Coal Conveyor Plant, 209
  • Coefficient of Friction with Lubricants, 654
  • Files for Government, 428
  • Flanges on Locomotive Wheels, 175
  • Friction of Brake Shoes, 145
  • Furnace Temperatures, 627
  • Hardening of Steel, 770, 803
  • Intensity of Daylight (Tests), 243
  • Light of Sun, Moon, and Stars, 369
  • Mechanical Properties of Steel, 803
  • Moving Building in United States, 461
  • Nickel Tubes by Electrolysis, 737
  • Pneumatic Painter, 209
  • Rubber Hose, Durability, 461
  • Sleepers (Longitudinal) of Wrought Iron, 339
  • Timber, Preserving, 209
  • Timber Testing, 820
  • Tower at Chicago, 339
  • Type-Setting Machine, 399
  • Welded Joints, Strength of, 527
  • Wooden Pulley, 429

Metals. See Iron and Steel and Mechanics

Mining :

  • African Wealth, 398
  • Alaska Mining, 218
  • Australian Gold, 317, 720
  • Gold, Tasmania, 175
  • Gold, Victoria, 557, 737
  • Gold, The World's, 640
  • Mossel Bay Prospecting, 250
  • Silver Smelting Plant, 243
  • South African Diamonds, 258
  • South African Gold, 78, 317, 625, 819
  • South British Columbia Gold, 369
  • Western Australian Gold, 113, 175

Miscellaneous :

  • Argentine Immigration, 175
  • Australian Timber, 771
  • Balloons in Warfare, 429
  • Blackpool Rateable Value, 470
  • Canadian Petroleum, 771
  • Cement Testing, 771
  • Chili, Population, 255
  • Durban Death Rate, 705
  • German Emigration, 380
  • Germany and Eastern Asia Commerce, 682
  • Glasgow Diver, 174
  • Heating Contract, Bilbao Palace, 673
  • London County Council Works Department, 83, 771
  • McArthur-Forrest Gold Extraction Patent, 242, 85
  • Merchandise Marks Act, Contraventions, 286
  • Metric System, 737
  • Monte Video Population, 688
  • New South Wales Population, 818
  • New Zealand Population, 644
  • Nottingham Vital Statistics, 158
  • Orange Free State Tariff, 527
  • Peterborough Vital Statistics, 407
  • Petroleum in Sumatra, 317
  • Scarborough Parade, 368
  • Sheffield and Smoke Consumption, 582
  • Sheffield Town Improvements, 316
  • Skating Rink, Knightsbridge, 615
  • Stewart, D., and Co.'s Works, 113
  • Subsidence at Dumbarton, 494
  • Surveying Camera, 175
  • Swedish Water Power Failure, 286
  • Taxation of Machinery, 81, 209
  • United States City Populations, 673
  • United States Election, 626
  • United States High Buildings, 164
  • United States Immigration, 172
  • United States Petroleum, 64
  • Western Australian Immigrants, 819
  • Western Australian Loan, 688

Motor Cars:

  • Brighton Race, 495
  • Isle of Man Regulations, 771
  • Lectures, 673
  • Paris-Marseilles Race, 461
  • Scotch Regulations for Traffic, 737
  • Speeds, 778
  • United States Cars in Brighton Race, 705

Naval :

  • Argentine Armoured Torpedo-Boat DestroyerE (Yarrow), 90, 507 ; " Entre Rios," 771; " Corrientes," 654 ; " Misiones," 705 ; " Santa Fe," 61, 557
  • Armour-Plate Development, 48
  • Armour-Plate Fitting, Smart Work, 771
  • Armour-Plate Manufacture, 460
  • Armour-Plate Trial, 174
  • Balloons in War, 294
  • Barry Island Fort, 277
  • Brazilian Cruiser " Barrozo," 351
  • Brazilian Navy, 155
  • British and Foreign Navies, 594
  • Chatham Dockyard, 113
  • Chilian Destroyers (Laird), 478, 536, 805
  • Chilian Destroyer (Yarrow), 746, 835
  • Chilian Torpedo Gunboats (Laird), 158
  • Chinese Destroyers (Schichau), 705
  • Contract Ships and Superintendent of Overseers at Admiralty, 145
  • Devonport Boiler Works, 339, 369
  • Devonport Dockyard and Engine Construction, 18, 429, 495, 737
  • Devonport Dockyard and Repair Shops, 398
  • Devonport Dockyard Works, 208, 209, 277, 805
  • Devonport, Lighter for, 461
  • French Battleship " Henri IV.," 645
  • French Battleship " St. Louis," 378
  • French Cruiser " D'Entrecasteaux," 15
  • French Cruiser " Jeanne d'Aro," 645
  • French Naval Strength, 673
  • French Navy, 645
  • German Navy, Oil Fuel, 819
  • German Navy Vote, 657
  • H.M. Destroyer " Banshee," 309
  • H.M. Destroyer " Brazen " (Thomson, Clydebank), 56 1.M. Destroyer "Crane" (Palmer), 805
  • H.M. Destroyer "Electra" (Thomson, Clydebank), 122
  • H.M. Destroyer " Fame " (Thornycroft), 557
  • H.M. Destroyer " Foam" (Thornycroft), 507
  • H.M. Destroyer "Mallard " (Thornycroft), 669
  • H.M. Destroyer " quail" (Laird), 507, 536, 780, 05
  • H.M. Destroyer " Rocket," 339
  • H.M. Destroyer "Sparrowhawk " (Laird), 408, 07, 536, 570, 805
  • H.M. Destroyer " Star " (Palmer), 292, 780
  • H.M. Destroyer " Sturgeon " (Barrow), 585
  • H.M. Destroyer "Swordfish" (Elswick), 90, 07, 570
  • H.M. Destroyer "Thrasher" (Laird), 746, 780
  • H.M. Destroyer " Virago " (Laird), 628, 654, 46, 805
  • H.M.S. " Amphion," 428
  • H.M.S. " Andromeda," 495
  • H.M.S. " Arrogant," 208, 527
  • H.M.S. " Blake," 154
  • H.M.S. "Canopus," Engines, 174
  • H.M.S. "Cwsar," 309
  • H.M.S. "Devastation," 208
  • H.M.S. " Dido," 780
  • H.M.S. "Diana," 536, 570
  • H.M.S. "Doris" (Barrow), 746
  • H.M.S. " Eclipse," 14
  • H.M.S. " Furious," 527, 737, 746
  • H.M.S. " Gladiator," 746
  • H.M.S. "Griffon," 527
  • H.M.S. " Illustrious," 408
  • H.M.S. " Isis," 14
  • H.M.S. " Juno," 317, 429, 654
  • H.M.S. "Majestic," 536
  • H.M.S. " Minerva," 478
  • H.M.S. "Ocean," 175, 208, 461, 771
  • H.M.S. " Pactous," 805
  • H.M.S. " Pelorus," 536 594,
  • H.M.S. " Powerful," 122
  • H.M.S. "Prince George," 316, 378, 408
  • H.M.S. " Proserpine," 746
  • H.M.S. "Renown," 527
  • H.M.S. " Salamader," 174, 557
  • H.M.S. "Spartiate," 527
  • H.M.S. " Terrible," 16, 615
  • H.M.S. " Victorious," 309, 351, 536, 585
  • Hong Kong Dockyard, 277, 524
  • Japanese Cruisers and Torpedo-Boats, 495
  • Japanese Navy, 90
  • Key-ham Extension, 81
  • Manoeuvres, 49
  • Obsolete Torpedo-Boats, 429
  • Portsmouth Docks, 615
  • Refrigerating Plant for H.M. Ships, 654
  • San Domingo Gunboat " Presidente," 780
  • San Domingo Gunboat " Restaumcion," 56
  • Spanish Cruisers, 81
  • Spanish Destroyers " Furor " and " Terror " (Thomson), 628, 669
  • Storing Anti-Fouling Composition, 615
  • Submarine Navigation, 369
  • Surveyors, Assistant, for H.M. Navy, 645
  • Torpedo-Boat " Turbinia," with Parsons' Turbine' 771
  • U.S. Arsenal at Watertown, 317
  • U.S. Coast Defence, 175
  • U.S. Dock at Puget Sound, 054
  • U.S. Gunboats, 805
  • U. S. Navy and Water-Tube Boilers, 771.
  • U.S. Torpedo-Boats and Destroyers, 495
  • U.S. Battleships, 461
  • Water-Tube Boilers for British Ships, 339, 369

Obituary. See GENERAL INDEX

Oil Engines. See Gas

Physics. See Mechanics

Piers. See Harbours

Railways :

  • Accidents. See GENERAL INDEX
  • Anatolian Railway, 175
  • Argentine Railways, 294,720, 820
  • Austria State Railway Regulations (Bulletin), 83
  • Baden State Railways, 49
  • Bankok and Petchaburi Railway, 461
  • Barry Railway, 174, 557
  • Bechuanaland Railway, 286, 585
  • Ben Nevis Railway, Proposed, 317
  • Brake Shoes, Friction on, 145
  • Brazilian Railways, 68, 322, 338
  • Brecon and Merthyr Railway, 243
  • Bridlington and Flamborough Railway, 641
  • Brig7 hton and Rottingdean Seashore Railway, 3
  • British Columbian Railways, 369
  • British Mineral Traffic, 292
  • British Railway, New, London and Norwich, 86. See GENERAL INDEX.
  • Buckfastleigh Railway, 339
  • Budleigh-Salterton Railway, 645
  • Burmese State Railways, 24
  • Calais and Marseilles Trains, 645
  • Caledonian Railway, 644
  • Canadian Railways, 158, 816
  • Cape Colony Railways, 339, 441
  • Central Railway, 814. See Manchester, Sheffield, and Lincolnshire Railway
  • Chilian Railways, 15, 382
  • Coal Bill of British Railways, 258
  • Conisborough and Woodhouse Railway, 684
  • Cowlairs Tunnel Rope, 338
  • Dingwall and Cromarty Railway, 460
  • Electric Locomotives in New York, 491
  • Electric Railways, European, 686
  • French Strategic Railway Stations, 175
  • Galveston Railway, 122
  • German Fast Train, 243
  • German Uganda Railway, 49
  • Glasgow Central Railway, 154
  • Glasgow Central Railway Ventilation, 338
  • Glasgow Suburbs, 704
  • Glasgow Subway, 112, 704, 770
  • Goole and Marshland Light Railway, 556
  • Grand Trunk Railway, 560
  • Great Eastern and Lowestoft, 778
  • Great Northern Extension, 78
  • Great Northern Railway, 224
  • Great Northern Railway at Nottingham, 317
  • Great Western in Cornwall, 615
  • Great Western and Devon Lines, 805
  • Great Western Railway Rates, 737
  • Great Western Train System, 113
  • Highland Railway, Cost of New Lines, 584
  • Illinois Central Railroad, 720
  • Indian Railways, 49, 175
  • Invergarry and Fort Augustus Railway, 460
  • Lancashire, Derbyshire, and East Coast Railway, 505, 524
  • Light Railway, Cheltenham to Gloucester, 714
  • Light Railway Commission, 461
  • Light Railway, Derbyshire, 310, 684
  • Light Railway, German East Africa, 461
  • Light Railway, Hawkshead, 585, 615
  • Light Railway, Lincolnshire, 706
  • Light Railway, Saltfleetby and Grimsby, 374
  • Light Railway near Selby, 80
  • Light Railway, Wrington Valley, 673
  • Light Railway, Yorkshire, 345
  • Light Railways Act, 399
  • Light Railways Bill for Ireland, 113
  • Light Railways in Formosa, 81
  • Locomotive, American, for Tientsin Railway, 57
  • Locomotive, Baldwin, for China, 796
  • Locomotive Built in 107 Hours (France), 399
  • Locomotive Efficiency, Experiments, 175
  • Locomotive, German, for Bulgaria, 175
  • Locomotive, United States Electric, 287
  • Locomotives, Express, on North-Eastern, 209
  • Locomotives, New South Wales, 292
  • Locomotives in Prussia, 482
  • London Metropolitan Deep Level Railway, 461
  • London and South-Western and Accidents, 495
  • London and South-Western Railway, 174
  • Louisville and Nashville Railway, 783
  • Lynton and Barnstaple Railway, 369
  • Mafeking-Buluwayo Railway, 338
  • Manchester, Sheffield, and Lincolnshire Railway, 292, 317, 407, 557, 673, 814. See Central Railway
  • Metropolitan Railway Ventilation, 49
  • Mexican Railways, 57, 317, 686, 722, 819
  • Midland Line to Barnsley, 643
  • Midland Railway and Huddersfield, 582
  • Museum, National Railway, 720
  • Natal Railways, 209, 339
  • New York Elevated Railways, 721
  • North British Cowlairs Tunnel, 460
  • North-Eastern Extension, 243
  • North-Eastern Locomotives, 24
  • North-Eastern 1000-Mile Tickets, 24
  • North-Eastern Railway at Peterborough, 251
  • North London Railway, 175
  • Norwegian Railway Contract, 771
  • Nottingham and Manchester Railway, 585, 645
  • Nottingham and Scarborough Railway, 556
  • Pembroke and Tenby, 317
  • Penarth Railway, 208
  • Port Talbot Railway, 174, 277
  • Pullman Cars, 819
  • Queensland Railway, 175
  • Rhondda and Swansea Bay Railway, 243, 527
  • Rhymney, 112, 174, 804
  • Russian Railways, 207, 820
  • San Paulo (Brazilian) Railway, 536
  • Sheffield District Railway, 672
  • Siberian Railway, 640, 557, 645
  • Silesian Railway and Electricity, 585
  • Snowdon Mountain Railway, 145, 154
  • South-Eastern Produce Rates, 24
  • South Italian Railways, 24
  • South Mahratta Railway, 145
  • Spanish Railways, 819
  • Swedish Freight Rates, 24
  • Taff Vale Railway, 154
  • Trains with Engine Reversed, 527
  • Transandine Railway, 712
  • Transvaal Railway, 369
  • Tyres, Sheffield, 89
  • Uganda, 24, 49
  • United States Locomotive Plant for Russia, 29
  • United States Railway Building, 228
  • United States Railway Traffic, 585
  • United States and Russian Railways, 243
  • Victorian Railways, 752
  • Waterloo and City Railway, 175, 705
  • Welsh Light Railways, 339
  • West Australia Railway, 339
  • World's Railway Mileage, 749

Sewage:

  • Bacteriological Condition of Paving, 399
  • Capetown, Sewers at, 796
  • London Sewage, 339
  • Manchester Sewage and the Canal, 369
  • Mangotsfield Drainage, 49
  • Pneumatic Cesspool Apparatus, 399
  • Rawmarsh Sewage Works, 803
  • Refuse Destroyer at Torquay, 737
  • Refuse Destructor at Leyton, 399. See GENERAL INDEX
  • Refuse Destructors, 145
  • Rhymney Sewerage, 49
  • Rio de Janeiro Sanitation, 317
  • Soil Pipes, Lead-Lined Iron, 557
  • Southampton Works, 780
  • Stowmarket Sewage, Disposal, 737
  • Taunton Sewage, 14
  • Torquay Drainage, 673
  • Wakefield Sewage Scheme and River Calder, 72
  • Warmley Sewage, 81

Shipbuilding and Shipping

  • Atlantic Steamer Average Passages, 585
  • Austrian Lloyd, 790
  • Belgian Paddle Boats 660
  • Brazilian Steamship Subsidies, 318
  • Bristol Channel Excursion Steamers, 898
  • Clyde, 14, 80, 154, 174, 208, 277, 317 , 368, 428, 60, 494, 556, 584, 770, 804
  • Clyde Shipping Trade Improvement, 480
  • Colour Test of Seamen, 113
  • Cork and Milford, 154
  • Danish Steam Ferries, 429
  • Dominion Line, 208
  • Dublin and IIolyhead Mail Boat (Laird), 15, 14, 644, 672, 736
  • Dundee Shipbuilding, 736
  • Elsinore Company, Denmark, 527
  • French Shipping, 495
  • Furness Line, 292
  • German Atlantic Navigation (Pennsylvania) 81
  • German River Traffic, 673
  • German Shipping, 771
  • Great Western New Steamers, 81
  • Ice Steamer (Burmeister and Wain), 429
  • Japan and the United States Line, 317
  • Japanese Steam Navigation, 175
  • Messageries Maritimes, 317
  • Nansen's Arctic Ship " Frain," 318
  • North German Lloyd, 336, 805
  • New York and Buffalo Service, 23
  • New Zealand Light, &c., Ship " Tutenekai," 6
  • P. and 0. and the Thames, 224
  • Rosslare and Fishguard Service, 073
  • "Scot," Lengthening, 90
  • "St. Paul," Steaming Record, 31.8
  • Siberia, British Steamer for, 62
  • Steam Trawlers Building, 397
  • Stern Frame for Japan, Steel, 89
  • Stern Post for P. and 0. Liner, 428
  • Stern-Wheel Steamer for the Niger, 408
  • Thorn croft's Works, 712
  • United States Steam Navigation, 183
  • Wivenhoe Shipbuilding, 286

Shipping. See Shipbuilding, &c.

Societies. See Technical, &c., or Trades, &c.

Strikes. See Trade Societies, &c.

Technical Societies, dec.:

  • Bristol University College and Mr. Wolfe Barry, 615
  • Bristol Association of Engineers, 737
  • British Association and Glasgow, 338
  • British Association of Water Works Engineers, 9, 673
  • Chartered Institute of Patent Agents, 24
  • City and Guilds Institute Report, 557
  • City and Guilds Scholarships, 557
  • Civil and Mechanical Engineers, 771
  • Commercial and Economic Lectures in London, 95
  • East London Technical College, 296
  • Education of Mining Engineers, 427
  • Engineering Classes, Heriot Watt College, Edinburgh, 495
  • Federated Institute of Mining Engineers, 369
  • Glasgow Students in City and Guilds Prize List, 112
  • Glasgow Technical College Scientific Society, 13
  • Goldsmiths' Institute, 737
  • Hull and District Institute of Engineers, 615
  • Incorporated Institution of Gas Engineers, 397
  • Institution of Civil Engineers, Conversazione, 9
  • Institution of Civil Engineers of Ireland Gold Medal, 145
  • Institution of Civil Engineers of Ireland and
  • Mullins Gold Medal, 49
  • Institution of Civil Engineers Thermal Efficiency Committee, 113
  • Institution of Junior Engineers, 81, 318, 594, 15, 712
  • Institution of Marine Engineers, 737
  • King's College Engineering Society, 645, 673, 22
  • Leeds Association of Engineers, 461
  • London Association of Foremen Engineers and Draughtsmen, 645
  • Manitoba Engineers' Qualifications, 318
  • Mason College, Birmingham, 224
  • Mason College and Emeritus Professor Smith, 27
  • Merchant Venturers' School, Bristol, 557
  • Midland Counties Institute of Mining Engineers, 316, 427, 656
  • Midland Institute of Engineers, 153, 526
  • Municipal and County Egineers, 461
  • North British Association of Gas Managers, 12
  • North-East Institution of Shipbuilders and Engineers at Cardiff, 14
  • Permanent Way Institution, 113
  • Royal Institution, 598, 734
  • Sanitary Institute, 318
  • Science Grant (Education), 49
  • Sheffield Chamber of Commerce, 556
  • Sheffield Technical School, 112
  • Society of Arts, 805
  • Society of Engineers, 778
  • South Wales Institute of Engineers, 507
  • South-West London Polytechnic Institute,
  • Stanley-Howard Drawing Board, 81
  • Surveyors' Institution, 145
  • University College, Bristol, 369
  • University College and King's College, London Lectures, 429
  • University College, Liverpool, 429
  • University College, London, 407
  • West of Scotland Iron and Steel Institute, 804
  • Whitworth Engineering Laboratory, Owens College, 737
  • Wisconsin University, 557
  • Yorkshire Association Students, Institution Electric Engineers, 673
  • Yorkshire College Engineering Society, 318, 05, 814

Telegraphy. See Electricity

Telephony. See Electricity

Trade. See Coal, Iron and Steel, karkets, Shipbuilding, Electricity, and Industries

Trades Societies, Unions, Strikes, am. :

  • Admiralty and Idleness in Dockyards, 92
  • Antwerp and Dockers, 156, 320
  • Belfast and Clyde Shipbuilders, 350
  • Belgian Carpenters and Joiners, 538
  • Blackburn Cabinetmakers, 441
  • Blacksmiths, Associated, 92, 254, 411, 538, 684
  • Blackburn Strike, 507, 638
  • Bolton Iron Trade Wages, 209
  • Bolton Machine Workers, 507
  • Boot and Shoe Operatives' Union, 472, 590
  • Boilermakers and Iron Ship Builders' Society, 24, 254, 320, 411, 538, 684, 783, 817
  • Brass Trade Dispute, 13, 48
  • Building Labourers' Strike, 568, 720, 748
  • Canal Boatmen's Hours, 568
  • Canadian Pacific Railway Strike, 473
  • Carpenters' and Joiners' Society, 92, 220, 507, 84, 783
  • Chemical Industry Workers, 568
  • Cleveland Miners' Wages, 585
  • Clydach Vale Collieries, Rhondda Valley, Stokers, 125
  • Clyde Engineers' Wages, 656, 719, 748
  • Clyde Shipbuilders, 27, 349
  • Clyde Shipyard and Engineers' Wages, 289, 17, 614
  • Coal Syndicate, 320
  • Colorado Strike, 411
  • Compensating Workmen for Injury, 705
  • Conciliation, Trades, Bill, 60, 91
  • Conciliation, Trades Disputes, Bill, 350, 472
  • Congresses with Foreigners, 155
  • Co-operative Industry, 568
  • Cotton Industries of Lancashire, 221
  • Cotton Workers' Dispute, 748
  • Dock and Riverside Industries, 156
  • Dockers, 27, 188, 220, 221, 255, 289, 320, 350, 80, 411, 441, 472, 507, 596, 625, 656, 684, 749, 18
  • Dockyards Eight Hours' Scheme, 568
  • Dowlais Workers' Strike, 818
  • Dublin Building Trades, 289
  • Earle Company's Dispute, 472, 567, 597, 748
  • Ebbw Vale Works Strike, 538
  • Engineers' Amalgamated Society, 91, 188, 288, 79, 506, 656, 782
  • Engineers' Wages, 289, 656, 719, 748
  • Factory Inspectors, Sub-, Organisation, 59
  • Fair Wages Committee, 27
  • Fire Brigade, Metropolitan, 626
  • Free Labour Association, 506
  • French Coal Strike, 538
  • Glasgow Patternmakers, 441
  • Glass Bevellers' Dispute, 719
  • Glassworkers' Congress, 221
  • "Grinding Money," Law as to, 597
  • Guatemala Wages, 184
  • Hamburg Dock Strike, 719, 748, 783, 818
  • Hull Dockers, 704
  • International Trade Union and Socialist Congress, 26, 125,155, 187, 219
  • Iron and Steel Workers' Wages, 441, 538, 584, 85, 596
  • Iron Trade Employers' Association, Hull, 154
  • Ironfounders' Society, 91, 220, 349, 379, 506, 650, 83
  • Ironmoulders of Scotland, 91, 254, 471, 596, 719
  • Jewish Master Tailors, 60
  • Jewish Workers, 538, 597, 720
  • Judge Grantham and Unionists, 289
  • Labour Dispute Statistics. See Strikes
  • Leeds Builders, 411
  • Leeds Engineers' Strike, 472, 567, 597, 748
  • Leeds Engineers' Wages, 153
  • Leeds Patternmakers' Wages, 27
  • Leeds Pulleymakers' Strike, 320
  • Legislation, Deputations on, 683
  • Leith Shipowners and Wages, 656
  • London Builders' Strike, Cost, 27, 60
  • London Cabmen's Strike, 320, 380, 472, 507, 96, 626, 719, 783
  • London Patternmakers' Wages, 320
  • London Trades Council, 255, 507
  • Macclesfield Silk Dyers, 684
  • Mail Cart Drivers, 684
  • Manchester Engineers' Wages, 440, 471, 506
  • Midland Wages Board, 472, 748
  • Miners in South Wales, Strike, 221
  • Miners' Wages and Federation, 13, 27, 60, 91, 25, 173, 188, 289, 320, 441, 473, 507, 568, 597, 26, 720, 749, 804
  • Mines Bill, 60, 91
  • Mining Difficulties, 156
  • National Telephone Company's Workers, 719
  • Navvies' and General Labourers' Union, 350
  • New Zealand Eight Hours' Bill, 441
  • North of England Sliding Scale, 719
  • Northampton Boot and Shoe Dispute, 27
  • Northern Federation of Miners, 749
  • Ordnance Vote in Parliament, 27
  • Parliament and Labour Bills, 188, 350
  • Picketing, Law as to, 188
  • Policeman in Yard, Strike against, 748
  • Portsmouth Building Trades, 289
  • Preston Iron and Steel Workers, 568
  • Railway Servants' Conference, York, 606
  • Railway Workers' Strike, 627, 749, 782, 818
  • Scotch Coal Miners, 360, 411, 441
  • Scotch Miners' Wages, 656, 684, 720, 783
  • Seamen in the Merchant Service, 441
  • Secretary Engineers' Amalgamated Society, 56
  • Sheffield Founders' Hours, 3691427, 567
  • Shipping and Dock Conference, 27
  • Shops, Early Closing Bill, 27
  • Skilled Labour Report, 124, 254, 410, 637, 655, 817
  • Slate Quarryman Dispute, Penrhyn's, 472, 570, 38
  • Socialist Demonstration, 60
  • South Metropolitan Gas Company and Employe Director, 684
  • South Wales Tin Workers, 626
  • Spinning Trade, 92
  • Staffordshire Nut and Bolt Makers' Wages, 27
  • Strike Statistics, 124, 254, 411, 538, 655, 817
  • Tailors in London, 289, 350
  • Telephone Workers, 626
  • Textile Operatives' Federation, 783
  • Thornycroft's, Dispute at, 188, 288, 350, 441
  • Timekeeper's Checks and a Strike, 319
  • Tin Mines in Cornwall, Wages, 156
  • Tinplate Workers' Strike, 125
  • Trade Outlook, 124, 254, 410, 537, 567, 655, 817
  • Trades Council and Sunday Shop Opening, 92
  • Trades Union Congress, 220, 288, 319, 350, 568, 26, 683
  • Trades Union Congress Parliamentary Committee, 156
  • Unemployed and London Vestries, 626
  • Unemployed Select Committee, 220
  • United. States Labour Congress, Cincinnati, 719
  • Victoria and Labour Movement, 441
  • Weavers in Barnoldswick, 568
  • Welsh Engineers' Strike, 125
  • Wharncliffe Silkstone Workers, 644, 704, 720, 70, 783
  • Worcester Wrought-Nail Men's Wages, 719
  • Yorkshire Miners, 48, 783
  • Yorkshire Miners Idle, 369

Tramways :

  • Birmingham, 49
  • Bristol Tramways, 673, 771
  • Buenos Ayres Tramways, 508
  • Cape Town Tramways, 381
  • Edinburgh Cable Tramway, 428
  • Electric Traction, Berlin, 429
  • Electric Traction in Brussels, 318
  • Electric Traction in Gorlitz, 318
  • Electric Tramway, Blackburn, 461
  • Electric Tramway in Egypt, 175
  • Electric Tramways in Copenhagen, 440
  • Gas Motor Tramway, Alsace, 461
  • Gas Traction, Blackpool Line, 81
  • Glasgow Cable Subway, 112, 704
  • Glasgow and Electric Traction, 14, 397
  • Glasgow Tramways and Electric Traction, 17 5
  • Leeds Corporation and the Tramways, 173
  • London, 585. See GENERAL Irinmx
  • Morecambe Tramway, 377, 495
  • Nottingham Tramways, 425
  • Portsmouth, 317
  • Sheffield, 208, 338, 704, 736
  • Southport and Lytham Tramway, 369
  • United States Street Railways, 58

Tunnelling:

  • Blackwall Tunnel, Thames, 461
  • Cowlairs Tunnel, Rope, 338
  • Glasgow Central Railway, Ventilation, 338
  • Glasgow Harbour Tunnel, 338
  • Warships. See Naval
  • Water Works, &e. :
  • Bathgate Works, Extension, 242
  • Birmingham Water Works, 398
  • Boness Water Supply, 397, 584
  • Cardiff Water Supply, 339
  • Cromer Water Supply, 296
  • Edinburgh Water Supply, 397
  • Electrolysis of Pipes, 771
  • Glasgow—Loch Katrine Aqueduct, 80
  • Gloucester Supply, 49
  • Greenock Water Pipe Contract, 397
  • Leeds Supply, 153, 645
  • Leicester Water, 58, 111, 154, 224, 368, 398, 780
  • Llanelly Water Supply, 461
  • London, 15, 24
  • London Sea Water Bill, 49
  • London Water Analyses, 557
  • London Water Bill, 81
  • Manaos (Brazil) Water Works, 811
  • Meters Checking Waste, 495
  • Newark Water Supply, 425
  • Newport (Mon.) Works, 673
  • Nottingham Supply, 339
  • Nottingham Works, 721
  • Porthcawl Supply, 113
  • Pump for Country House Supply, 209
  • Queensland, Water in, 176
  • Rotherham Water Supply, 316
  • Stamford Artesian Well, 111
  • Teignmouth Water Supply, 585
  • Torquay Water Supply, 81
  • U.S. Artesian Bores, 130
  • Wells in Sweden, 737
  • West Australia, Water in, 175
  • West Middlesex New Reservoirs, 24, 58

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