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  • ACCIDENT, Prevention in Cotton Factories, 91
  • Accident at Southampton Harbour, 726

Accidents, Railway:

  • Boiler Explosion at Crynant Station, 734
  • Caledonian Railway Accident at Quarter-Road, 301
  • Collision at Wortley Station, 792
  • Derailment at Workington, 264
  • Irish Mail Accident at Norton Bridge, 301
  • Tullamore Accident on the Great Southern and Western Railway, Ireland, 362
  • Wivelsfield Collision on the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway, 362
  • Wortley Junction Accident, 301
  • Accidents to Railway Servants, 125
  • Action of Bilge Keels, 507, 729
  • Aerial Locomotion, 233, 361, 526
  • Aerial Torpedoes, 230, 262
  • Aeronautic Propellers, Lifting Power of, 233
  • Africa. See also South Africa
  • Africa, South, War, Destruction of Bridges, 121, 382, 775
  • African, West, Railways, 349
  • Agriculture, French, 839
  • Agricultural Implements, 115, 814
  • Agricultural Machinery and Implements. See Royal Show
  • Agricultural Show, Royal, Permanent Site, 258, 322, 811
  • Air. See also Pneumatic
  • Air Compressor, Four-Cylinder, Reavell, 207
  • Air, Electricity in the, 1
  • Air Hoist, 207, 398, 403, 4'5
  • Air, Liquid, 45, 95, 732, 762
  • Air, Liquid, Distillation and Composition of, 334
  • Air Propellers, Lifting Power of, 233
  • Air Pumps, United States Cruiser " Denver," 391
  • Alabama Coalfields, 737
  • Allotropic, Varieties of Iron, 58
  • Alloys, Copper-Zinc, 662
  • Alloys, Heat of Formation of, 662
  • Alloys of Iron and Aluminium, Magnetic Properties, 796
  • Almanach du Drapeau, Livret du Patriote du
  • Marin et du Soldat, 100
  • Alternate-Current Power Transmission, 37, 115.
  • See Erratum, 96, and Electric Power Distribution
  • Alternator, Triphase Electric, 712, 746, 846
  • Alternators. See also Rotary Converters and Westinghouse
  • Aluminium. Iron Alloy, Magnetic Properties, 796
  • Amalgamations, Iron Trade, 420
  • Amendment of Companies Acts, 291
  • America. See United States
  • American' Competition : 12, 40, 77. See LETTERs Mr. W. J. Keep, 77 Mr. Spencer Miller, 77 Professor Henry Morton, 12 Mr. H. F. J. Porter, 40
  • American Competition, Letters, 24, 131, 164, 165, 195, 229, 262, 298, 392, 425, 5: 9
  • American Society of Civil Engineers, 779
  • Ammunition Hoists, Electric, 106
  • Amos, Mr. E. C., on Pneumatic Tools, 230, 304, 335, 365,, 398, 403. Erratum, 447. See 757
  • Ankerwicklungen and Ankerkonstruktionen
  • der Gleichstrom flynamomachinen, by Professor E. Arnold, 609
  • Annuals, 100, 156, 168, 220, 319, 790
  • Application of the Method of Striae to the Illumination of Objects under the Microscope, 796
  • Aqueduct, Melbourne Water Supply, 3
  • Arched Bridges over the Rhine, 181, 348, 408, 545, 677, 737. See LETTER, 093
  • Argon, Helium, &c., Relative- Rates of Effusion of, 334
  • Armour Construction, 483
  • Armour-Plate Construction in United States, 224
  • Armour Plates (Historical), 435
  • Armour-Plates and Defences, 164
  • Armour Production. Facilities in Britain, 719
  • Armour Tests, " Belleisle," 724, 751
  • Armoured Steam Cars for South Africa, 25
  • Armoured Traction Trains for South Africa, 657, 714
  • Army and Navy Expenditure and Organisation, 821
  • Arsenic Industry, British, 588
  • Artillery. See Guns and also Schneider and Field Artillery
  • Artillery, British, 262, 331, 392, 425, 488
  • Artillery, French Criticism of British, 522
  • Artillery, The Reconstruction of Our, 293. See also Field Artillery
  • "Asahi," Japanese Battleship, 442, 581, 617, 680, 846
  • Assouan Dam on the Nile, 318. See 704
  • Astronomy and Physical Problems, 600
  • Atlantic Liner " Deutschland," Hamburg-American (Vulcan Company), 59, 382
  • Atlantic Passengers, 93
  • Atmosphere, Electrification of, 1
  • Atmospheric Railways, 191
  • Aurora Borealis (Polar Lights', 658
  • Australian Post and Telegraphs, 486
  • Australian Railways, 330
  • Automatic Gun, Landing Carriage, Field Carriage, and Limber (Vickers), 277
  • Automatic Gun, Vickers 14-Pounder, 180
  • Automatic Lubricator, 47
  • Automatic Machinery and Its Influence on Cost. See Hand v. Machine Labour
  • Automatic and Magazine Rifles, 162
  • Automatic Railway Couplings, 557
  • Automatic Tapping Machine for Pipe Fittings (S. Platt, Wednesbury), 27
  • Automobiles. See also Cars, Motor Babcock and Wilcox Boilers in the United States Navy, 20
  • Bacteria and Sewage, 590
  • Bacteria and Water Purification, 450
  • Bailey's Table of Distances, 10:)
  • Balanced Expansion Joint, 154
  • Balancing of Steam Engines, 472, 487, 503, 529, 531, 525
  • Baldry, The Late Mr. J. D., 261
  • Balloons in the Service of Science, 22
  • Balls, Strength of Steel, 81, 464
  • Bank Cheque Bookmaking Cost, 152
  • Barnaby's Theory of Cavitation, 25
  • Barrelmaking, Cost. 248
  • Barrow-in-Furness Shipbuilding, 48
  • Barrus Throttling Calorimeter, 231 •
  • Barry Railway, Locomotive for, 479
  • Bashforth's Chronograph Experiments, 193
  • Batteries, Electric, 556
  • Battleships. See Warships
  • Baxter's Stone-Breaking Machinery, 627
  • Bearings. Mossberg Roller, 133
  • "Belleisle " Gunnery Tests, 724, 751
  • Belleville Boilers, Cost of Repairs, 655. See
  • Boilers, Water-tube
  • Belting Leather, Cost, 376
  • Belts, Woven, 815
  • Benjamin, Mr. C. if., on Friction of Steam Packings, 67, 80
  • Berlin Technical School, Engineering Laboratory, 740
  • Berthier Method of Coal Calorimetr.% , 44
  • Besetting and Watching, 556
  • Bicycles. See Cycles
  • Biles, Professor J. H., on Large Cargo Steamers, 469, 763
  • Bilge Keels and Stream Lines, 507, 729
  • Birmingham University, 556
  • Black Pottery, 522
  • Blackpool Shore Improvements, 74
  • Blast-Furnace Blast Equal Temperature, 638, 666
  • Blast-Furnace Gas for Blowing Engine, 87, 228,

624, 625, 845

  • Blast-Furnace Slag, 638, 666
  • Blowing Engine Driven by Blast-Furnace, 624,

625, 845. See 87, 228

  • Blowing Engines Driven by Crude Blast-Furnace Gas, 624, 625. See 87, 228, 845
  • Blue Prints, Making of, 45
  • Blyth and Whitby Shipbuilding, 48
  • Board of Trade, United States, 295
  • Boats, Submersible, 553
  • Bodmer Screw Thread, ill
  • Boer War and Artillery, 293, 310, 865. See also Aflica
  • Boers' Searchlights, 293
  • Boiler Attendants, Certificated, 589. See also 380, 421, 554
  • Boiler Explosion near Bolton, 766
  • Boiler Explosion, Locomotive, at Cry nant Station, 734
  • Boiler Explosion near Newcastle, 732
  • Boiler Explosion at Newport, 204
  • Boiler Explosion, Newtown-on-Trent, G82
  • Boiler Explosion at Shipley, 140
  • Boiler Explosion at Wellington, 8.6. See LETTER, 853
  • Boiler Explosions Act, Working of, 192
  • Boiler Explosions and Parliament, 380, 421, 554, 589
  • Boiler Feed Filter, 51, 748, 817
  • Boiler Heating, Gasoline Gas for, 78
  • Boiler Insurance, Manchester Steam Users' Association, 747
  • Boiler Manhole Covers Removed under Steam Pressure, 267, 331
  • Boiler Trials, Rules for, 271
  • Boiler Tubes Locomoti' e, Corrosion of, 454
  • Boiler, Water-Tube. See Water-Tube Boiler
  • Boilers, Corrosion of, 334
  • Boilers for Motor Cars. See €61
  • Bolton, Boiler Explosion near, 766
  • Bolts, Iron, Cost, 340
  • Bonn Arched Bridge over the Rhine, 181, 348, 408, 545, 677, 737. See LETTERS, 593
  • Bookmaking Cost, 115
  • Books Received, 101, 329, 377, 612, 677, 791
  • Boothman's Feed-Water Filter, 748
  • Boots and Shoes, Cost, 152
  • Boring Machine, Three-Spindle (J. A. Fay and Co., Cincinnati), 252
  • Borsig and Siemens-Halske Electric Power Installation, 712
  • Boston Railway Station, 183
  • Bourdelles, The Late M., 93
  • "Boxer" Anti-Foreign War in China, 785. See Erratum, 870
  • Brassey's " Naval Annual," 790
  • Brazilian Ore, 638
  • Breadmaking, Cost, 152
  • Breaking of Flywheels, 80
  • Breakdown Hand Crane, 154
  • Brickmaking, Cost, 152
  • Bridge, Caesar's, over the Rhine, 393
  • Bridge Expansion, 86
  • Bridge, Eads, Creeping Rails on the, 86
  • Bridge, Hopetown, over Orange River, Rebuilt, 382. See 121, 775
  • Bridge, Norvals Point, Rebuilding, 775. See 121, 382
  • Bridge, Old North, Edinburgh, 25
  • Bridges, Arched, over the Rhine, 181, 31S, 908, 545, 677, 737. See LETTERS
  • Bridges, Railway, Under and Floors, 233
  • Bridges, Swing, over the River Weaver, 153
  • Bridges, Transfer, 251, 377
  • Bridges, Tugela and Frere, 121. See 382, 775
  • Bridges, Waverley Station, Edinburgh, 9, 247, 743. See LErrEa, 25
  • Bridges, Weights of United States, 759
  • Bridges-Lee, Mr. J., on the Flip or Jump of a Rifle, 389. See LErrEas
  • Briquettes of Blast-Furnace Slag, 638, 666
  • Britain and United States in the Pacific, 259
  • British Armour Construction, 435, 483, 719
  • British Arsenic Industry, 688
  • British Artillery, 262, 331, 392, 425, 488
  • British and Colonial Light Railways, 687
  • British Commercial Pavilion, Paris Exhibition, 779
  • British Corporation for Registry of Shipping and
  • Propeller Shafts, 295
  • British Creditors and Foreign Debtors, 326. See LETTER, Mau,d8lay, &c., 393
  • British and Foreign Navies Compared, 57. See 790
  • British Government Commercial Agents Abroad, 789
  • British Machine Tools at Paris Exhibition, 780
  • British Shipping and Foreign Competition, 387
  • British v. United States Iron and Steel, 357
  • British Warship Building Progress, 452, 483
  • British Warships. See H.M.S. and Warships
  • Broken Tail-Shafts, 560. See also Fractures
  • Bronze Castings, High Tension, 690
  • Bronze, Nickel, for High-Pressure Steam Fittings, 329
  • Brooches, Cost, 373
  • Brooks Locomotive for Union Pacific, 99
  • Bruce, The Late William Duff, 591
  • Bruff, The Late Mr. Peter, 284
  • Bryan, Professor G. H., on Bilge Keels, 507, 729
  • Building Trades Gift of Homes for Discharged Soldiers, 59
  • Building, United States High, 413
  • Buildings. See Paris Exhibition Burners, Liquid Fuel, 665. See 861
  • Buttermaking, Cost, 276
  • Button Manufacturing, Cost, 152
  • Cab Access to Railway Station, Edinburgh, 9. See 247, 743
  • Cable Companies, Submarine, 268, 747
  • Cable Core, Fault Tests for Braided, &c , 168
  • Cable-Laying Steamer, First German, 829
  • Cables and Gutta-Percha Supply, 754. See 828
  • Cables, Submarine Telegraph, 747
  • Cables, Submarine Telegraph, and the State, 724
  • Caesar's Bridge over the Rhine, 393
  • Cail Company Electric Power Installation, 773
  • Cailletet and Mathias and the Critical Density, 870
  • Caledonian Railway Accident at Quarter-Road, 301
  • Caledonian Railway Passenger Locomotives, 6:6, 771. See LErrEas and Errata, 828
  • Caledonian Railway Profile, Carlisle-Aberdeen, 773. See 636. See LErrns,
  • Caledonian Locomotive. See Errata, 828
  • Caledonian Railway 50-Ton Wagons, 81. See LETTER, 132
  • Calendars and Diaries, 100
  • Calorimeter, Throttling (M`Innes, Glasgow), 231
  • Calorimetry, Coal, 44
  • Calyx Drill, 560
  • Cambering of Steamers' Keels, 422
  • Campbell Oil Engine, 794
  • Canada, Trade with, 559
  • Canadian Canals and Trade, 787
  • Canadian Exhibitors, Paris Exhibition, 21
  • Canal, Elbe-Trave, Hotopp Syphon Locks on the, 571
  • Canal, New York Ship, 162, 227
  • Canal, Nicaragua, 259
  • Canal, Panama, 119
  • Canal Project, Rhine-Elbe, 804
  • Canals, Siberian, 275, 341
  • Canal, Suez, 332
  • Canals, Canadian, and Trade, 787
  • Canals, Electric Traction. 826
  • Canals of European Countries, 73
  • Canals, Russian, 73, 128, 275, 341
  • Canet Field Guns. See Field Artillery, Modern
  • Cape Railways, 725
  • Car, Motor, Boilers, 663. See 861
  • Car, Motor, Exhibition, 619
  • Car, Motors, Electric, 663. See 861
  • Cars, Large Freight, on British Railways, 560
  • Cars, Motor, 592, 626, 725, 812. See Road Locomotion
  • Cars, Motor, Field Gun, 260
  • Cars, Motor, Tare Weight of, 60, 98, 1:;:!. See 355
  • Cars, Motor, and Wheel Problem, 577, 597, 6b0
  • 663, 696, 861. See LETTERs
  • Cars, Steam, for South Africa, Armoured, 25
  • Carbolic Acid and the War, 484
  • Carels Freres' Electric Power Plant, 746
  • Cargo Carrying, Cost of, 469, 763
  • Cargo Steamers, Large, 469, 763
  • Carnegie's Steel Profits. 259. See 420, 624
  • Carpet-Making, Cost, 175
  • Carriage Manufacture, Cost, 175
  • Carriage, Motor. See Cars, Motor
  • Carriages for Field Guns. See Field Artillery, Modern
  • Carulla, Mr. F. J. R., on Ingots, 638, 668
  • Cast Iron, Testing Hardness of, 45
  • Castings of High-Tension Bronze, 690
  • Caucasus, Rivers of, 73
  • Caucasus, Railways and Tramways in the, 228
  • Caulking Tools, Pneumatic, 280, 301, 335, 365, 398, 403. Erratum., 447. See 757
  • Cavitation, Barnaby's Theory of, 25
  • Cells, Galvanic, Reversibility of, 334
  • Cells, Norma), 556
  • Cement, Slag, 638, 666
  • Central London Railway, 857
  • Central Station, Willesden, of the Metropolitan Electric Supply Company, 314
  • Certificates for Boiler Attendants, 589. See also 380, 421, 554
  • Chains, Iron and Steel, Cost, 341
  • Cheap Fuels, 69. See LETTERS, Fuel Economy
  • Cheesemaking Cost, 276
  • Chevalet Feed-Water Heater and Detartariser (Boby, London), 817
  • Chili, Railway Construction, 526
  • Chilian Training Ship " General Baquedano," 473
  • Chimneys, Paris Exhibition, 149
  • China Crisis and Industrial Prospects, 7 5. See Erratum, 870
  • China, Engineers for, 60
  • China Foreign Trade, 688
  • China, Port of Hong Kong, 22
  • China Railways, 620, 721. See LETTER, 660
  • Chinese Railway Concession Scandal, 721
  • Chronograph Experiments, Bashforth's, 193
  • Circle Squaring, Lay Out, 263, 331, 362
  • City of London Directory, 393
  • Civil Engineers, American Society of, 779

Civil Engineers, Institution of :

  • Sludge, by Mr. B. Stevens (Students), 31
  • The Purification of Water after Its Use in Factories, by Mr. Reginald A. Tatton, 61
  • Swing Bridges over the River Weaver at
  • Northwich, by Mr John Arthur Saner, 153
  • The Construction of the Simplon Tunnel, by Mr. C. B. Fox (Students), 170
  • Steamers for Winter Navigation and Ice
  • Breaking, by Mr. Robert Runeberg, 203 Moving Loads on Railway Under-Bridges, by Mr. W. B. Farr, 233
  • Note on the Floor System of Girder Bridges, by Mr. C. F. Finlay, 233
  • A Short History of the Engineering Works of the Suez Canal, by Sir Charles A. Hartley, 332
  • Corrosion of Marine Boilers, by Mr. John Dewrance, 334
  • The Great Central Railway Extension, Northern Division, by Mr. F. W. Bidder, 430
  • The Great Central Railway Extension, Southern Division, by Mr. F. D. Fox, 430
  • The Development of the Modern Locomotive, by Mr. J. W. Cross (Students!, 458
  • Annual Meeting, 551
  • Economical Railway Construction in New South Wales, by Mr. H Deane, 526
  • The Tocopilla Railway, by Mr. Robert Stir¬ling, 526
  • James Forrest Lecture on the Relation be¬tween Electricity and Engineering, by Sir W. H. Preece, 562, 629. See LETTERS, 659, 693
  • The Development of the Manufacture and Use of Steel Rails in Great Britain, by Sir Low-thian Bell, 591
  • The Wear of Steel Rails in Tunnels, by Mr. Thomas Andrews, 591
  • Refuse Destruction, by Mr. C. N. Russell, 653 Presidential Address; by Sir W. H. Preece, 293 Classical v. Scientific Education, 257, 296, 331, 332, 626
  • Clock Controlled by Hertzian Waves, 621, 823
  • Clock and Watches Cost, 208
  • Clyde Forts, 622
  • Clyde Shipbuilding, 84, 95
  • Coal Calorimetry, 44
  • Coal and Coke in Russia, 268
  • Coal Dust, 69. See LErrERs, Fuel Economj
  • Coal, Export Duty on, 517
  • Coal-Handling Plant at Leeds, 869
  • Coal-Handling Plant at the Wandsworth Electric Station, 524
  • Coal-Mining Industry, 424, 593
  • Coal-Mining in the World, 755
  • Coal Trade, German, 624
  • Coal Transporting Plant, Temperley, 614, 778
  • Coalfields, Alabama, 737
  • Coast Defence, 622
  • Coast Defence Guns. See under Schneider
  • Cockerill Company, 267
  • Coherers, 65S
  • Collisions, Railway. See Accidents
  • Colonial Light Railways, 687
  • Colonial Railways, 330
  • Colour Printing Machinery, 839
  • Colours of Heated Steel Corresponding to Different Degrees of Temperature, 80
  • " Coma," Experiments as to Aberration, 731
  • Combines, Multiplication of, 518
  • Combustion in Liquid Air, 95. See 45
  • Comedie Francaise, Paris, Burned, 369. See LETTER, Fireproofing, 424
  • "Commander Cawley," Steam Pilot Yacht, 193
  • Commercial Agents, British Government, 783
  • Commercial Aspects of Colonial Railways, 330
  • Commercial Cases (Law), 369
  • Companies Acts Amendment, 294
  • Company Law and Directors, 16G
  • Compensation Cases, Workmen's, 94, 157, 163, 202, 232, 306, 281, 390, 567, 632, 658, 681, 731, 827. See Erratum, 870
  • Compensation for Compulsory Purchase of Land, 822
  • Compensation, Law on, 822
  • Competition, American. See American Competition
  • Compound Engines. See Engines
  • Compound Locomotives in France, 155, 848
  • Comprehensive Reform, 130
  • Compressible Trail for Guns, 573
  • Compressing Liquids and Gauges, 183
  • Compression and Liquefaction of Gases, 45, 732, 762
  • Compressor, Air, Four-Cylinder (Reavell), 207
  • Compulsory Purchase of Land, Law of Compensation, 822
  • Condensers, Electrical, 792
  • Condensers, United States Cruiser " Denver," 391
  • Congress, Mechanical Engineers, Paris, 554 Congresses, Paris, 858
  • Construction of the Simplon Tunnel, 170 Consular Service, 789
  • Consulting Engineers and Contractors, 159. See LETTERS, Swiss, &c.
  • Contact Electrical Force, Volta's, 217, 225, 662, 723, 749
  • Continuous Process for Open-Hearth Steel, 612, 623, 832
  • Continuous Working of the Open-Hearth Fur¬nace, 612, 623, 832
  • Contractors and Engineers, 159. See LErrERs, Swiss, &c.
  • Contracts by Tender, Legal Aspect, 190
  • Controversy Concerning Volta's Contact Force, 662. See 217, 225, 723, 749
  • Converter: 4, Rotary: 197, 241, 499, 535
  • 900-Kilowatt Three-Phase Rotary Converter,
  • Tabulated CAlculations and Specifications, 197, 241
  • Design of Rotary Converters, 197, 241
  • Phase Conditions of Rotary Converters, 499, 535
  • Running Conditions for Rotary Converters, 499, 535
  • Starting Rotary Converters, 241
  • Synchronising Rotary Converters, 241
  • Voltage Ratio in Rotary Converter Systems, 241
  • Conveying Plant, Coal, at Leeds, 869
  • Conveying Plant at Wandsworth Electric Station, 524
  • Cooperage Work, Cost, 248
  • Copenhagen New Central Railway Station, 790
  • Copper, Electrolytic, 162. See LETTERS, _Electrolytic
  • Copper Ores, Pyritic Smelting of, 774
  • Copper Production and Values, 92
  • Copper Steam Pipes, Preschlin's Joint for, 154
  • Copper Supply, 390
  • Copper Trade and Corner, 826
  • Copper Tubemaking by Electrolytic Centrifugal Process, 262
  • Copper-Zinc Alloys, Action of Nitric Acid on, 662
  • Cordage and Twine Cost, 250
  • Corks, Cost, 250
  • Corners, Multiplication of, 518
  • Corrosion and Failure of Propeller Shafts, 536, 796
  • Corrosion of Locomotive Boiler Tubes, 454
  • Corrosion of Marine Boilers, 334
  • Corrosion of Steel Rails, 591
  • Corrosion of Steel Shafts, 536, 563, 596, 796. See LETTER, 693
  • Cost of Carrying Cargo by Steamer, 469, 763
  • Cost of Electric Energy, 69. See Lwrirgas, Fuel Economy
  • Cost of Electric Plant and Traction, 701, 739, 811. See 435, 539. 635
  • Cost of Making Various Articles. See Hand v. Machine Labour
  • Cost of Naval Power, 189
  • Cost of Repairs of Belleville Boilers, 655
  • Cotton Factory Accident Prevention, 91
  • Cotton Spinners' Trust in .Tapan, 522
  • Cost of Water Power, 38
  • Counts of Yarn, 542, 672. See also 709
  • County of London and Brush Electric Company's Stations, 226, 524
  • Couplings, Automatic, and Accidents, 125
  • Couplings, Automatic Railway, 657
  • Cover for Mud Holes, Okes' Safety, 363
  • Crane, Permanent Way Hand, 154
  • Cranes, Electric Boat, 105
  • Cranes, Electric Travelling, 13
  • Creditors, British, and Foreign Debtors, 326
  • See LETTER, Maudslay, &c., 393
  • Creeping Riils on the Eads Bridge, 86
  • Critical Density, Cailletet and Mathias on the, 870
  • Crompton, Mr R. E., on Cheap Fuel for Electric Stations, 69. See LErrEns, Fuel Economy
  • Cruisers. See Warships
  • Crynant Station Locomotive Boiler Explosion, 734
  • Crystallisation Produced in Solid Metal by Pressure, 796
  • Cultivation, Power Required for, 839
  • Cultivators, Agricultural, 814
  • Curved Glass, Blue Print Machine, 45
  • Cut-Off in Multiple-Expansion Engines, 260
  • Cutlery Cost, 276
  • Cycles, Free Wheel, 457
  • Cylinder Explosion, Peculiar Steam, 193, 331
  • Dairy Plant, 815
  • Dairy Produce Cost, 27i
  • Dam, Assouan, on the Nile, 318. See 704
  • Damping of Galvanometer Needles, 400
  • Dangerous Trades in Factories, 786
  • Dawson, Mr. P., on Cost of Electric Power Production, 701, 739, 841
  • Dawson, Mr. Philip, on Electric Power Distribution, 435, 539, 635
  • De Beers Diamonds, 547
  • Deas, The Late Mr. James, 23
  • Debenture-Holders and Foreign Debtors, 326.
  • See LETTER, Maud lay, dec., 393
  • Debt of Nations, 189
  • Debtors, Foreign, and British Creditors, 326. See LETTER, MaUddlay, &c., 393
  • Deep Tunnel Railway (London Central), 857 .

Defence, Coast, 522

  • Defence Expenditure, Organisation, 821 Defences, Our National, 164
  • Delisle Screw Threads, 144, 145
  • Dellwik-Fleischer System of Water Gas, 118, 637 Dellwik, Mr. Carl, on the Manufacture and Ap
  • plication of Water Gas, 637. See 118
  • Density (Critical), Cailletet and Mathias on the, 870
  • "Denver" Class, United States Cruisers, 50,110, 218, 320, 396
  • Depth of Steamers, 469, 763
  • Depth of Water and Ship Resistance, 511, 528 Derailment at Workington, 264
  • Description of lialliwell's Self-Recording Rain Gauge, 827
  • Design of Rotary Converters, 197, 241, 499, 535
  • Despatch, Pneumatic, 281
  • Destruction of Life and Property by Lightning, 769
  • Destruction, Refuse, 653
  • Detartariser, Chevalet Feed-Water Heater and
  • (Bohy, London), 817
  • "Deutschland," Hamburg American Liner (Vulcan Company), 59, 382
  • Development of the Modern Locomotive, 458
  • Development of the Manufacture and Use of
  • Steel Rails in Great Britain, 591
  • Developments in the Uses of Price's Guard in
  • Insulation Tests, 168
  • Diagram of Metal Prices, 26, 166, 298, 456, 594, 760
  • Diameter of Propeller Shafts, 295
  • Diamond Mining, South African, 547
  • Diamond Saw for Stone, 852
  • Die Sinking and Engraving, Cost, 277
  • Diesel Oil Engine, 5
  • Diggers, Steam, Agricultural, 811
  • Dipper Dredger, Six Yard, 595
  • Directories. 100, 156, 168, 220, 267, 321, 332, 359
  • Directors' Liability, 160
  • Directory of Industrial Associations, 568
  • Disappearing Guns. See under Schneider
  • Distillation of Liquid Air and Composition of
  • the Gaseous and Liquid Phases, 334
  • Distribution of Gas in an Electric Field, 400
  • Docks, Thames, 651
  • Donaldson's Engineers' Annual, 100
  • Doors, Removing Manhole, 331
  • Doors, Window Frames, &c., Cost, 646
  • Drain-Pipe Making, Cost, 152
  • Dredger, Six-Yard Dipper, 595
  • Dredging for Gold in New Zealand, 491
  • Drill Calyx, 560
  • Drillings, Standardised, 61
  • Drills, Portable Pneumatic, 365, 403. See
  • Erratum, 447
  • Drop Tests. See LETTERS, Impact
  • Ductile Materials, Strength under Combined
  • Stresses, 734
  • Duddell Oecillograph, 582
  • "Dunalastair " Locomotives, Caledonian Rail
  • way, 636, 771. See LETTERS and Errata, 828
  • Diisseldorf, Arched Bridge over the Rhine, 181,
  • 677, 737. See 348, 546. See LETTER, 393
  • Duty on Coal, Export, 517
  • Dynamo, Steam, for Russian Navy, 265
  • Dynamos, &c., in Battleships, 30, 102
  • Dynamos, Continuous-Current (Text-B-ok), 609
  • Dynamos. See also Alternators and Rotary
  • Converters and Westinghouse
  • Dynamograph, A New, 45
  • Eads Bridge, Creeping Rails on the, 86
  • Eastern Railway of France, Screw Thread, 144 Echelon Spectroscope, Michelson's, 239 Economical Railway Construction in New South Wales, 526
  • Economics of Railway High Speeds, 422
  • Economy of Fuel, 165
  • Edinburgh Old North Bridge, 25
  • Edinburgh " Waverley " Station, 9, 25, 247, 743 Education and Competition, 392
  • Education, Engineering Laboratory at Berlin, 740
  • Education in Japan, 260
  • Education of Machinists, Foremen, and Mechanical Engineers, 45
  • Education, Public School, 257, 296, 331, 332, 626 Education, Technical, 12, 45
  • Efficiency of Large Cargo Steamers, 469, 763 Efficiency Test of 125 Horse-Power Gas Engine, 81, 135
  • Effusion of Argon, Helium, &c., Relative Rates of, 334
  • Egyptian Irrigation Works, 318. See 704 Elbe-Rhine Canal Project, 804
  • Elbe-Trave Canal, Hotopp Syphon Locks on the, 571
  • Elberfeld-Barmen, Langen Mono-Rail Suspended Railway at, 412, 438, 501
  • Electric Alternator, Triphase, 712, 746, 846 Electric Application in Different Countries, 434, 539, 635, 701, 739, 841
  • Electric Boat Cranes, 105
  • Electric Cable Core, Fault Te3ts for Braided, &c., 168
  • Electric Cells, 556
  • Electric Central Stations, Cost, 701, 739, 841. See 435, 539, 635
  • Electric Circular Railway, Paris, 705. See 807 Electric Coherers, 658
  • Electric Continuous - Current Dynamos (Tex t-Book), (309. See also Dynamos
  • Electric, Continuous v. Polyphase Motors, 362, 489
  • Electric Energy in Bulk, 223, 330, 587. See 419 Electric Energy, Cost of, 69. See LErrERs, Fuel Economy
  • Eectric Equipment of United States Government Powder Factories (Westinghouse), 115
  • Electric Field, Gas Distribution in an, 400 Electric Generators. See Alternators, Dynamos, Rotary Converters, and Westinghouse
  • Electric Insulation Tests, Use of Price's Guard Wire and, 168
  • Electric Light Engine, 2400 Horse-Power, Winans and Robinson, 552
  • Electric Lighting. See also Alternators, Dy¬namos, Rotary Converters, and Westinghouse Company
  • Electric Lighting Stations at St. Luke's, Clerken-well and at Wandsworth, 226, 524
  • Electric Lighting Undertakings, Rating, 756 Electric Machinery for Traction, &c., 859 Electric Power Distribution, Paris Exhibition,
  • 149, 605, 712, 746, 775, 815, 846
  • Electric Power Installation, 647, 712, 746, 775, 815, 841
  • Electric Power Production and Installation, Mr. P. Dawson on Cost of, 434, 539, 635, 701, 739, 841
  • Electric Power Supply. See also Paris Exhibi¬tion, Dawson, Swiss Installations, and Westinghouse Co.
  • Electric Power Transmission (Alternate Current), 37. See Erratum, 96, Paris Exhibition, and Swiss Installations
  • Electric Railway, London Central, 857
  • Electric Railway Signalling (Timms), 647
  • Electric Station Coal-Handling Plant, 524, 819
  • Electric Station, Willesden, of the Metropolitan
  • Company, 314
  • Electric Stations. See Westinghouse and Paris
  • Exhibition
  • Electric Steam Dynamo, 265
  • Electrical Storms, Causes of, 1
  • Electric Stray Currents and Magnetic Fields. 22
  • Electric Suspended Railway at Elberfeld
  • Barmen, 412, 438, 501
  • Electric Telegraphone, 826
  • Electric Traction, 629
  • Electric Traction for Canals, 826
  • Electric Traction Exhibition, 859
  • Electric Traction, Johnson•Lundell System of,
  • 523
  • Electric Traction, Metropolitan Railway, 689
  • Electric Transformers, 197, 241, 499, 535
  • Electric Travelling Cranes, 13
  • Electric Turret Gun Mountings, 103
  • Electric, Volta, Contact Force, 217, 225, 662, 723.
  • See Erratum., 749
  • Electric Waves along Wires, Reflection and
  • Transmission, 168
  • Electrical Condensers, 792
  • Electrical Contact Force, Vo'ta's, 217, 225, 662
  • 723. See Erratum, 749
  • Electrical Disturbances, Lightning, 769
  • Electrical Effects at Paris, High Tension, 590
  • Electrical Engineers, Institution or:
  • Influence of Caeap Fuels on the Cost of Elec¬trical Energy, by R. E. Crompton, 69. See LETTERS, Fuel Economy
  • Swiss Trip, by R. E. Crompton, 159
  • The Electrical Equipment of Ships of War, by
  • Mr. C. E. Grove, 619. See LETTER, 694
  • Electrical Engineering at Home and Abroad, 159, 229. See Electric Power Production
  • Electrical Engineering, Swiss v. Home, 159. See LETTERS, 229
  • Electrical Equipment of Ships of War, 30, 102,
  • 619, 694. See LErrzits, 694. See 30, 103 Electrical Exhibits at the Royal Society's Soiree,
  • 621, 823
  • Electrical Installations in Battleships, 30, 103, 619, 694
  • Electrical Micrometer, 414
  • Electrical Oscillograph, Duddell, 582
  • Electrical Progress, Obstacles to, 159, 223, 419, 587. See LETTERS, Swiss, &c.
  • Electrical Switchboard, 117
  • Electrically-Driven Feed Pumps (Merryweather), 614
  • " Electricians' " Electrical Trades Directory and Handbook for 1900, 321
  • Electricity Building, Paris Exhibition, 451 Electricity, Contact, 225, 217, 662, 723. See Erratum, 749
  • Electricity and Engineering, The Relation of, 562, 629. See Lerrms, 659, 693
  • Electricity for Motor Cars, 663. See 861 Electricity and Refuse Destruction, 653 Electrification of the Atmosphere, 1 Electro-Magnetic Experiment, 662 Electro-Magnetic Separator, 121
  • Electrolytic Copper, 162. See LETTER, 263 Electrotyping, Cost, 277
  • Elevator. See Hoist
  • Elliptical Sections, Strength of, 472
  • Enisei Rivers and Canals, 275
  • Engine Balancing, 472, 487, 503, 525, 529, 531 Engine, Blowing, 600 Horse-Power Blast-Furnace Gas Engine and, 87, 625, 845. See 228
  • Engine, Central Valve (Scott), 207. See LETTER, 361
  • Engines, Gas, Blast-Furnace, 87, 228, 624, 625, 845
  • Engines, Gas, 376, 814
  • Engines, Gas, Dellwik-Fleischer Water, 118, 637 Engines, Gas, at Tramway Exhibition, 859
  • Engine, Gas, " Mond " (Andrew, Limited, Red¬dish), 815. See Erratum, next Volume, page 13 Engine, Gas, Tests of, 125 Horse-Power, 81, 135 Engine Governors, Marine, 760
  • Engine, Oil, Campbell, 791
  • Engines, Oil, 814
  • Engines, Oil, for Motor Cars, 630. See 861
  • Engine, Oil, Diesel, 5
  • Engine Packings, Friction of, 67, 80
  • Engine, Six Crank, 473, 525. See Engine Balanc¬ing
  • Engine, Steam, at the End of the 19th Century, 269
  • Engines, Steam, Thermal Efficiency of, 742
  • Engine, Traction (Clayton and Shuttleworth), 778
  • Engine Trials at Ranelagh Works (Scott), 207 361, 392
  • Engine, Water Gas, 637, 118
  • Engine Working, Marine, 332, 361, 393
  • Engine Works, Reavell's, at Ipswich, 173, 207 See LETTER, 361, 392
  • Engines of the Corvette " General Baquedano, ' 473, 525. See Engine, Balancing
  • Engines, 2400 Horse Power Electric (Willans and Robinson, Limited), 552
  • Engines of the " General Baquedano," 473, 525. See Engine Balancing
  • Engines, 33,000 Indicated Horse-Power of Ham
  • burg-American Liner " Deutschland," 59, 382 Engines of Japanese Battleship " Asahi," 846 Engines, Marine, United States Cruiser
  • " Denver," 119, 218, 320. 396. See 50
  • Engines, Multiple Expansion, Cut•Off in, 260 Engines, Pumping, Tests of 10 Million Gallon, 44
  • Engines, Steam, for Motor Cars, 630,663. See 861
  • Engines, Steam, at Royal Agricultural Show, 811
  • Engines, Triple-Expansion for Steam Trawlers (Smiths' Dock Company), 830
  • Engines, Uniformity of Turning Moments, 503, 529
  • Engineer Officers. See Royal Engineer Officers Engineer, The Making of the, 293
  • Engineers. See Civil Engineers, Electrical En, gineers, and At echanical Engineers
  • Engineers, American Society of Civil, 779
  • Engineers, Consulting, and Contractors, 159.
  • See LETTERS, SWISS, &c.
  • Engineers and Electricity, The Relation of, 562,
  • 629. See LErrmas, 659, 693
  • Engineers' Lending Library, 230, 726, 759
  • Engineers, Mechanical, in China, Openings for, 60
  • Engineers, Naval, Status of, 97, 297, 325, 423,
  • 449, 458, 488, 496 558, 559, 659, 692, 726, 757,
  • 758, 853
  • Engineers in Navy, Status of, 325, 449, 458, 496.
  • See 651. See LisrrEas
  • Engineers' Note and Formula Book, 677
  • Engineering at Cape Town, 362
  • Engineering, Graphical Constructions in, 601
  • Engineering at Home and Abroad, 159. See
  • LErrnas, 229
  • Engineering Laboratory of Berlin Technical
  • School, 740
  • Engineering and Shipbuilding in 1900, 29, 4S, 81,
  • 95
  • Engineering in the United States Navy, 20
  • Engineering Works, Luton as a Site for, 467
  • English Shipbuilding, 29, 48. See 81, 95
  • Englishwoman's Year-Book, 100
  • Engraving and Die Sinking, Cost, 277
  • Entropy Temperature Diagram, 45
  • Envelope Making, Cost, :309
  • Equalisation of the Temperature of Hot Blast,
  • 638, 666
  • Erie and Canadian Canals, 787
  • Erie Canal, 162, 227, 787
  • Esplanade des Invalides Railway, 546, 577, 681
  • Essen Works, Krupp's, 790
  • Ether Sunshine Recorder, 423
  • European Railway Results, 757
  • Excavator, Steam, for Ores, 690
  • Exhibition, Falmouth Art and Industrial, 563
  • Exhibition, Glasgow, 1901, 658
  • Exhibition, Motor Car, 519
  • Exhibition Tramway and Light Railway, 859
  • Expansion Joint, Balanced, 154
  • Expansion of Rails on Bridges, 86
  • Expenditure and Organisation on Navy and Army, 821
  • Experimental Physics, 328
  • Expel imental Work on the Rolling of Ships on Waves, 442, 454, 493
  • Experiments, Bashforth's Chronograph, 193
  • Experiments Illustrating Syntony, 413
  • Experiments on Using Gasoline Gas for Boiler Heating, 78
  • Explosion. See also Boiler Explosions
  • Explosion, Peculiar Steam Cylinder, 193, 331
  • Explosions, Boiler, Working of Act, 192
  • Explosive, Maxim's Multi-Perforated, 196, 758, 854
  • Export Duty on Coal, 517
  • Export Merchant Shippers' D:rectory, 156
  • Factories Waste Water Purification, 61
  • Factory Accident Prevention, Cotton, 91
  • Factory Act Amend went Bill, 786
  • Failure of Steel Shafts, 536, 563, 596, 793. See LETTER, 693
  • Falmouth Art and Industri%1 Exhibition, 568
  • Fans, Lifting Power of Propeller, 233
  • Fans, Screw, 66. See Limns, 165
  • Fault Test for Braided and other Cable Core, 168
  • Feed Pumps, Electrically Driven, 614
  • Feed Water Filter, Boothman's, 74S
  • Feed Water Filters, Watson's, 51
  • Feed Water Heater and Detartariser, Chevalet (Boby, London), 817
  • Ferries, Suspended, 251, 377
  • Field Actillery, Nioitern:
  • Vickers, Sons, and Maxim, Limited :
  • 277, 310, 339, 370, 412, 433, 468, 503
  • Maxim Rifle-Calibre Gun, 370
  • 37-Millimetre Automatic Gun, Landing Carriage, Field Carriage, and Limber, 277
  • 75-Millimetre Gun for Field and Mountain Use, 310, 339
  • 12-Pounder Gun, 412, 433
  • Separable 12-Pounder Gun, 433
  • 15-Pounder Quick-Firing Gun, 468
  • 4.7-In. Gun Equipments, 503
  • Schneider-Cant System :
  • 540, 542, 573, 609, 643, 671
  • 75-Millimetre (2.952 In.) Gun, 573, 609, 643,
  • 671
  • 80-Millimetre (3.149-In.) and 75-Millimetre
  • (2.952-In.) Guns, 542, 573, 609
  • Compressible Trail, 573
  • Hydraulic Recoil, 609, 613
  • Hydro-Pneumatic Recoil, 671
  • Telescopic Recoil Brake, 573
  • Field Gun Carriages, Motor, 260
  • Field Guns. See Field Artillery, Modern
  • Field's Mining Engineers' Report Book, 229
  • Files, Cost, 310
  • Filter (Boby), 817
  • Filter, Boothman's Feed Water, 748
  • Filters, Watson's Feed Water, 51
  • Filtration of Water, 127, 450
  • Fine Art Palaces, Paris Exhibition, 192, 213, 281, 520
  • Finland, Canals in, 73
  • Finland Railways, 130
  • Fire Alarm, May-Otaway, 766
  • Fire Prevention in 1899, 25
  • Fires in Theatres, 359. See LErrzn, Fireproofing, 424
  • Firearms, Cost of Making, 310
  • Fireclay Pipe Making, Cost, 152
  • Fireproofing Wood Fittings for Theatres, 424
  • Firms, Registration of, 656
  • Fitzgerald, Admiral, on the Japanese Navy, 453, 461
  • Flight, Mechanical, 361. See Aerial Locomotion
  • Flip or Jump of a Rifle, 389. See LErrEss, 424, 455, 558, 593
  • Floor-System of Girder Bridges, 233
  • Fluid Metal in the Open-Hearth Furnace, 612, ($23, 832
  • Fluid Pressures on Plane Surfaces, 507
  • Flying Machines, 233, 361, 526
  • Flying Machines, Lifting Power of Propellers, 233
  • Flywheels, 80
  • Foreign Competition. See American Competition
  • Foreign Debtors and British Creditors, 326.
  • See LErrER, Maudslay, &e., 393
  • Foreign Trade, China, 638
  • Foreign Tramway Companies, 331
  • Foreigners and Mining Enterprise in Japan, 658
  • Foreshore Protection, 626, 693, 725, 792
  • Foreshore Protection at Blackpool, 74
  • Foreshore Reclamation, 722. See 693, 725
  • Forgings, Cost, 373
  • Formation of Alloys, Heat of, 662
  • Forth Bridge and Paints, 591
  • Forts on the Clyde, 522
  • Foster's Plant for Recovery of Crude Glycerine, 109. See LynEits, Glycerine
  • Fractures of Flywheels, 80
  • Fractures of Steel Shafts, 536, 560, 563, 596, 796. See LEITER, 693
  • Framing, Engine, of U.S.S. " Denver," 320
  • France, Western Railway Compound Locomotive, 155
  • Franco-Tosi Engines at the Electric Power Station, Paris Exhibition, 815
  • Free Wheel for Cycles, 457
  • Freight Cars on British Railways, Large, 560
  • French Agriculture, 839
  • French Artillery Screw Thread. 178
  • French Criticism of British Artillery, 522
  • French Locomotive Practice, 817. See 155
  • French Navy Programme, 189
  • French Patents and Paris Exhibition, 331
  • French Railway Screw Threads, 143, 144
  • French Screw Threads, 111, 143, 141, 179
  • French Shipping Subsidies, 387
  • French State Manufactures, 824
  • Frequency of Transverse Vibrations of a Stretched India-Rubber Cord, 168
  • Frere and Tugela Bridges, 121. See 382, 775
  • Friction of Steam Packinp, 67, 80
  • Friction Tests of Locomotive Slide Valves, 80
  • Friedmann's Mechanical Lubricator for Locomotives, 428
  • Fritz, Mr. John, on Iron Manufacture in United States, 33, 65
  • Fuel and its Economy, Dear, 165
  • Fuel, Liquid, 392
  • Fuels, Cheap, 69. See LETTERS, Fuel Economy
  • Furnace, Use of Fluid Metal in the Open-Hearth, 612, 623, 832
  • Furniture, Cost of Manufacturing, 340
  • Galvanic Cells, 556
  • Galvanic Cells, Reversibility of, 334
  • Galvanometer Needles, Damping of, 400
  • Garrison Disappearing Guns. See under Schneider
  • Gas (Blast-Furnace) Motor and Blowing Engine, 600 Horse-Power, 87, 228, 625, 845
  • Gases, Compression and Liquefaction of, 45, 732, 762
  • Gas Distribution in Electric Field, 400
  • Gas Engines. See Engines
  • Gas, Gasoline, for Boiler Heating, 78
  • Gas Maschine, by R. Schifittler, 376
  • Gas, Motors, Blast-Furnace, 87, 228, 625, 845
  • Gas Thermometry, 870
  • Gas (Water) Process, Dellwik-Fleisher, 118, 637
  • Gasoline Gas for Boiler Heating, 78
  • Gauges for High Hydrostatic Pressures, 183
  • "General Baquedano," Engines of the, 473, 525. See Engine Balancing
  • Generators, Electric. See Alternators, Dynamos, Rotary Converters, and Westinghouse.
  • Geometry and Engineering, 601
  • German Cable-Laying Steamer, 829
  • German Canal Project, Rhine-Elbe, 804
  • German Coal Trade, 624
  • German Colour-Printing Machinery, 839
  • German Liner " Deutschland " (Vulcan Company), 59, 382
  • German Mail Shipping Subsidies, 387
  • German Navy Programme, 1S9
  • German Screw Threads, 144
  • Gjers, Mr. L. F., and Harrison, J. H., on the
  • Equalisation of Temperature of Hot Blast, 638, 666
  • Gland Packings, Friction of, 67, 80
  • Glasgow Exhibition, 1901, 658
  • Glasgow University and Naval Architecture, 559
  • Glass Vessels, Hollow, 359
  • Glasses, Reflective Power of Metal-Backed, 80:3
  • Gloucester Diary and Directors' Calendar, 100
  • Glycerine, Recovery from Soapmakers' Spent Lyes, 109. See LwrrEas
  • Glycerine, The Recovery of Crude, 195
  • Goffe, Mr. E., on the Kimberley Gun " Long Cecil," 865. See 390
  • Gold Dredging in New Zealand, 491
  • Goldfields of Westralia, 295
  • Gooch, The Late John V., 789
  • Government v. Private Armour Works, 483
  • Governors, Marine Engine, 760
  • Graphic Method of Balancing Engines, 487. See,
  • 472, 503, 529, 531. See Erratum, 515, and Balancing
  • Graphical Constructions in Engineering, 601
  • Graphical Method of Constructing the Entropy
  • Temperature Diagram of a Gas or Oil Engine from its Indicator Card, 45
  • Gray. Mr. McFarlane, on Graphic Method of
  • Balancing Engines, 487. See Erratum, 515.
  • See 472, 503, 525, 529, 531
  • Great Central Railway, 430
  • Great Central Railway Extension, 430
  • Great Northern Railway Train with Automatic Couplings, 557
  • Greater Britain at the Paris Exhibition, 21
  • Greiner, Mr. Adolphe, on a Blowing Engine
  • Worked by Blast-Furnace Gas, C24, 625. See 87, 228, 845
  • Grinding Tools. See Ludwig Loewe, and Co.'s Works
  • Groynes, Sea. See Foreshore Protection
  • Gun Carriages, Motor, 260
  • Gun Jump or Flip, 389. See Lemmas
  • Gunmaking in Beleaguered Kimberley, 390, 865
  • Gun Mounting, Electric Turret, 103
  • Gun Tubes and Propeller Shafts, 638, 668
  • Gun, Vickers' Automatic 14-Pounder, 180
  • Gun, Vickers' 7.5-In., Naval, 743
  • Guns, Coast Defence. See Schneider
  • Guns, Field. See Field Artillery, Modern,
  • Guns, Flight of Projectiles, 193
  • Guns and Steel Tests, 262, 331, 392, 425, 488 Gunnery Tests, " Belleisle," 724, 751 Gutta-Percha, Future Supply, 754. See 82,8
  • Halse, Mr. E., on Tin Ore in Mexico, 270
  • Hamburg - American Liner " Deutschland "(Vulcan Company), 59, 3S2
  • Hammer, Longworth Pneumatic, 280, 301, 301, 331, 335, 365, 398, 403, 425. See 331 and Erratum, 447
  • Hammer, Pneumatic, 425
  • Hammers, &c., Cost of Making, 708
  • Hand Crane, Permanent Way, 151
  • Hand and Machine Labour :
  • 114, 152, 175, 208, 248, 276, 309, 340, 373, 427,
  • 616, 708
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Implements, 115
  • Bank Cheque Bookmaking, 152
  • Barrelmaking, 248
  • Belting Leather, 376
  • Bolts, Iron, 340
  • Bookmaking, 115
  • Boots and Soes, 152
  • Breadmaking, 152
  • Brickmaking, 152
  • Brooches, 373
  • Buttermaking, 276
  • Button Manufacturing, 152
  • Carpetmaking, 175
  • Carriage Manufacturing, 175
  • Chains, Iron and Steel, 341
  • Cheesemaking, 276
  • Clocks and Watches, 208
  • Cooperage Work, 218
  • Cordage and Twine, 250
  • Corks, 250
  • Cutlery, 276
  • Dairy Produce, 276
  • Die Sinking and Engravino-, 277
  • Doors, Window Frames, &c., 616
  • Drain Pipe Making, 152
  • Electrotyping, 277
  • Engraving and Die Sinking, 277
  • Envelope Making, 309
  • Files, 310
  • Firearms, 310
  • Fireclay Pipemaking, 152
  • Forging-8, 373
  • Furniture, 340
  • Hammers, &c., 708
  • Hand Tools, 708
  • Iron and Steel Chains, 341
  • Jewellery, 373
  • Ladders, 376
  • Leather Cup Plungers, 376
  • Lime, 376
  • Linotype Printing, 617
  • Loading and Unloading Railway Wagons, 708
  • Luggage Labels and Tags, 376
  • Marble Work, 427
  • Matches, 647
  • Nails, Spikes, and Tacks, 427
  • Needles, 428
  • Nuts, Iron, 340
  • Pins, 428
  • Pipes, Wrought-Iron, 373
  • Plumbers' Work, 647
  • Printing, 647
  • Pump Plungers, 376
  • Railway Wagon Loading, &c, 703
  • Rivets, Iron, 340
  • Ruling Paper and Books, 152
  • Screws, 703
  • Shoes and Boots, 152
  • Springs for Carriages, 175
  • Steel and Iron Chains, 341
  • Stone Work, 427
  • Tacks, Nails, and Spikes, 427
  • Timber Cutting, 647
  • Wagon Manufacturing, 175
  • Watches and Clocks, 208
  • Window Frames, 646
  • Woodwork, 646
  • Wrought-Iron Pipes, 373
  • Hand Tools, Cost of, 708
  • Handling Coal, Plant, 524, 778, 869
  • Handling Ore by Steam Shovel, 690
  • Harris, Mr. J. F. W., on Strength of Steel Balls, 81, 464
  • Harrison, Mr. J. F. W., and Gjers, Mr. L. F., on
  • the Equalisation of Temperature of Hot Blast, 638, 666
  • Hartlepool Shipbuilding, 48
  • Harvey Process of Armour-Making, 435
  • Hazell's Annual, 100
  • Heat of Formation of Alloys, 662
  • Heated Steel, Colours of, 81
  • Heater, Feed-Water, and Detartariser, Chevalet (Boby, London), 817
  • Heating, Gasoline Gas for, 78
  • Hele-Shaw, Professor H. S., oa Road Locomotion, 577, 597, 630, 663, 696, 851
  • Hele•Shaw, Professor, on Stream Lines, 507
  • Helium, Argon, &c., Relative Rates of Effusion of, 331
  • Hennibique, and Accident at Southampton, 726
  • Herbert's Machine Tools at Paris Exhibition, 780
  • High Building, United States, 413
  • High Hydrostatic Pressures and their Application to Compressing Liquids : A New Form of Pressure Gauge, 183
  • High-Speed Steam Launch, 153
  • History of the Engineering Works of the Suez Canal, 332
  • H.M.S. " Belleisle," Practical Demonstration of Gun Power, 724, 751
  • H.M.SS. with Belleville Boilers, Cost of Repairs, 655, 751
  • H.M. Destroyer " Viper," with Payson3 Turbine, 218, 625
  • H.M. Navy Estimates, 291
  • Hobart, Mr. H. M., on Converters. See Converters
  • Hoist, Air, 398, 403
  • Hoist, Air, Alley and Maclellan, " Sentinel," 415
  • Hoists, Electric Ammunition, 106
  • Holds of Steamers, Innovations, 471, 477
  • Holidays, Overtime Rates for, 559, 660
  • Homes for Discharged Soldiers, Building Trades Gift of, 59
  • Hong Kong Port, 22
  • Hong Kong, Trade and Prospects, 823
  • Hopetoun, Lord, on Shipbuilding, 452. See 483
  • Hopetown Bridge Rebuilt, 382. See 121, 775
  • Horse-Power, Value of, 184
  • Horsefall Destructors, 653
  • Horseless Carriage. See Cars, Motor
  • Hot Blast, Equable Temperature, 638, 666
  • Hotopp Syphon Locks on the Elbe-Trave Canal, 571
  • Howitzers on Disappearing Mounts. See Schneider
  • Hughes, The Late Professor, 128
  • Hull Shipbuilding, 49
  • Hummel, Mr. F. H., on Graphical Constructions in Engineering, 601
  • Hydraulic Recoil for Field Gun, 609, 643
  • Hydro-Pneumatic Recoil for Field Gun, 671
  • Hydrostatic Pressures, High, 183
  • Ice and Cold Storage Trades Directory and Handbook for 1900, 332
  • Ice-Breaking Steamers, 203
  • Illumination of Objects under Microscope, Stria) Methods, 796
  • Impact, 182. See LETTERS, 262
  • Implements, Agricultural, 814
  • Inclinometer, Lister's Theodolite, 47
  • India-Rubber Cord, Frequency of Transverse Vibration of, 168
  • India-Rubber Goods, Government, 327
  • Indian and Ceylon Exhibitors, Paris Exhibition, 21
  • Indian Light Railways, 687
  • Indian Railways, 216, 826
  • Indicator, McInnes-llobbie, 748
  • Indicator, Ripper's Mean Pressure, 120. See LETTERS, 165
  • Industrial Notes, 27, 64, 101, 133, 167, 198, 231,
  • 265, 300, 333, 363, :397, 429, 457, 491, 527, 561,
  • 596, 627, 661, 695, 727, 761, 794, 830, 867
  • Industrial Prospects in China, 785. See Erratum, 870
  • Influence of Cheap Fuels on the Cost of Electrical Energy, 69. See LErrEas, Fuel Economy
  • Ingots for Gun Tubes and Propeller Shafts, 638, 668
  • Inland Navigation, Russian, 73, 128, 275, 341
  • Innes, Mr. Charles H., on Screw Fans, 66. See LETTERS, 165
  • Innovations in Modern Steamers, 471, 477
  • Inspection of Boilers, 380, 421, 554, 589
  • Insulating Gutta-Percha, 828
  • Insulation Tests, Use of Price's Guard Wire in 168
  • International Pneumatic Tool Company's Works, Chippenham, 757
  • International Screw Threads System, 179
  • Ireland Light Railways, 260
  • Ireland Shipbuilding, 86, 95
  • Irish Mail Accident at Norton Bridge, 301
  • Iron, Allotropic Varieties of, 58
  • Iron-Aluminium Alloy, Magnetic Properties, 796
  • Iron Developments on Pacific Slopes, United
  • States, 194
  • Iron Industry, Russian, 193
  • Iron Manufacture in United States, 33, 65
  • Iron Ore for South Russia, Ural, 229
  • Iron and Phosphorus, 623
  • Iron Rusting, 724
  • Iron and Steel, British v. United States, 357
  • Iron and Steel Chains, Cost, 341
  • Iron and Steel Exports, United States, 228

Iron anti Steel Institute :

  • 622, 637
  • Date of Paris Meeting, 622
  • Council Report, 622
  • The Bessemer Gold Medal for 1900 Presented to Mr. Henri de Wendel, President of the Comite des Forges de France, 623
  • " On Iron and Phosphorus," by Mr. J. E. Stead, F.I.C. (Middlesbrough), 623
  • " On the Use of Fluid Metal in the Open-Hearth Furnace," by Mr. James Riley (Stockton-on-Tees), 612, 623
  • " On the Continuous Working of the Open-Hearth Furnace," by Mr. Benjamin Talbot (Pencoyd, Pennsylvania), 623, 832
  • " On Blowing Engines Driven by Crude Blast-Furnace Gas," by M. Adolphe Greiner (Seraing, Belgium), 624, 625
  • " On the Manufacture and Application of Water Gas," by Mr. Carl Deliwik (Stock-holm), 637
  • " On the Utilisation of Blast-Furnace Slag," by the Ritter Cecil von Schwarz (Liege), 638, 666
  • " On the Equalisation of the Temperature of Hot Blast," by Messrs. Lawrence Gjers and Joseph H. Harrison (Middlesbrough), 638, 666
  • " On Ingots for Gun Tubes and Propeller Shafts," by Mr. F. J. R. Carrulla (Derby), 638, 668
  • " On the Manganese Ores of Brazil," by Mr. H. Kilburn Scott (Minas, Brazil), 63S
  • Concluding Proceedings, 638
  • Iron Trade Consolidations, 420
  • Irrigation, Dam on the Nile, 318. See 704 Irrigation, Egyptian, 704
  • Italian Warship Speed Trials and Depth of Water, 511, 528
  • James Forrest Lecture, Institution of Civil Engineers, " On the Relation between Electricity and Engineering," 562, 629. Sec LErrms, 659, 693
  • Japan Cotton Spinners' Trust, 522
  • Japan, Education in, 260
  • Japan Finance, 422
  • Japan Mining Enterprise, Foreigners and, 65)
  • Japan, Notes from, 284, 828
  • Japan Railways and Tramways, 135
  • Japan, Russia, and Korea, 486
  • Japan Shipping, 788
  • Japanese Battleship " Asahi " (Brown, Clydebank), 442, 581, 617, 680
  • Japanese Battleships, Cruisers, and Men, 453, 461. See 442, 581
  • Japanese Battleship, Eleotrical Equipment, 619, 694. See 30, 102
  • Japanese 31-Knot Destroyers (Yarrow), 96 Japanese Navy, 453, 461. See 442, 581
  • Japanese Railways, State Purchase, 422 Japanese Statesman on Japan Finance, 422 Jewellery, Cost, 373
  • Johnson-Lundell System of Electric Traction, 523
  • Joint, Balanced Expansion, 154
  • Joint for Copper Steam Pipes, Preschlin's, 154 Jones' Underfed Mechanical Stoker, 350
  • Jump or Flip of a Rifle, 389. See LETTERS, 424, 455, 558, 593
  • " Kearsarge," Electric Installation of the United
  • States Ship, 30, 102, 619, 694
  • Keel, Cambering of Steamer's, 422
  • Keels and Stream Lines, Ships', 507, 729
  • Keep, Mr. W. J., on American Competition,
  • 77
  • Kelly's Directory of Merchants, Manufacturers,
  • and Shippers of the World, 1900, 615
  • " Kentucky," Electric Insttillation of United
  • States Ship, 30, 102, 619, 694
  • Kimberley Siege Gun Construction, 390, 865
  • Kolben's Electric Power Plant, 746
  • Korea, Japan, and Russia, 486
  • Koura River, Russia, 73
  • Krupp Works, 790
  • Laboratory of Berlin Technical School, Engi
  • neering, 740
  • Labour Hours at Reavell's Works, 173
  • Labour-Saving Appliances. See Hand v. Machine
  • Labour
  • Lace Tissues, 709
  • Ladders, Cost, 376
  • Land Purchase, Law as to Compensation for,
  • 822
  • Land Reclamation in Norfolk, 722. See 693
  • Langen Mono-Rail Suspended Railway at Elber
  • feld-Barmen, 412, 438, 601
  • Large Electric Power Areas, 223, 330, 587. See
  • 419
  • Lathe, Heavy Turret (Pratt and Whitney Com
  • pany, Hartford, Conn.), 547
  • Lathes, Milling Tools, &c., at Paris Exhibition
  • (A. Herbert, Limited), 780
  • Launch, High-Speed Steam, 153
  • Launches and Trial Trips, 26, 70, 98, 140, 166,
  • 204, 217, 272, 303, 319, 400, 426, 463, 476, 532,
  • 560, 600, 632, 668, 766, 800, 836, 851
  • Laundry Machinery, 622
  • Law. See Legal
  • Law Cases, Commercial, 369
  • Law Reform, Patent, 55, 196, 720, 753. See
  • 'Arms, Patent Law
  • Laxton's Price-Book, 267
  • Lean's Royal Navy List, 168, 585
  • Leather Cup Plungers, Cost, 376
  • Leeds Electric Station Coal-Handling Plant, 869
  • Legal :
  • Amendment of Companies Acts, 294
  • British Creditors and Foreign Debtors, 326
  • Commercial Cases in 1899, 369
  • Compensation for Compulsory Purchase of
  • Land, 822
  • Contracts by Tender, 190
  • Directors' Liability, 160
  • Factory Act Amendment Bill, 786
  • Legal Aspect of Contracts by Tender, 190
  • Patent Law Reform, 55. See LErrEits and Patents
  • Registration of Firms, 656
  • Rights of Riparian Owners, 19, 61. See Drams, 98
  • Strikers and Poor Relief, 356
  • Traction Engine Decision, 855
  • Watching and Besetting, 556
  • Workmen's Compensation Act, 94, 157, 163,
  • 202, 232, 306, 381, 390, 567, 632, 658, 681,
  • 731, 827
  • Workmen's Compensation Act and Miners' Federation, 94
  • Lending Library for Engineers, 230, 726, 759
  • Lesser Fine Art Building, 192, 213, 520
  • Letters to the Editor, 24, 59, 97, 131, 163, 194,

229, 262, 296, 330, 360, 391, 423, 455, 487, 523, 558, 592, 626, 659, 692, 725, 757, 792, 828, 853 Liability, Directors', 160

  • Library, Lending, for Engineers, 230, 726, 759
  • Lifting Power of Air Propellers, 233
  • Light Railway Locomotive (Hudswell, Clarke,
  • and Co., Leeds), 253
  • Light Railway and Tramways Exhibition, 859
  • Light Railways, 687
  • Light Railways in Ireland, 260
  • Light Railways in New South Wales and Chili,
  • 526
  • Lights, Northern, 658
  • Lighting, Electric, Battleships, 30, 102, 619, 694
  • Lighting Plant, Electric. See Westinghouse and Paris Exhibition
  • Lightning, Causes of, 1
  • Lightning, Destruction of Life and Property, 769
  • Lightning Storm, Winter, 359
  • Limbers for Field Guns. See Field Artillery
  • Lime, Cost, 376
  • Lindley, The Late Mr. William, 725
  • Linotype Printing, Cost, 647
  • Liquefaction and Compression of Gases, 45, 95, 732, 762. See 334
  • Liquid Air, 45, 95, 334, 732, 762
  • Liquid Fuel, 392
  • Liquid Fuel Appliances for Motor Cars, 665. See 861
  • Liquid Pressures and Gauges, 183
  • Liquids and Solutions Mixed, Viscosities, 796
  • Lister's Inclinometer Theodolite, 47
  • Literature, 101, 328, 376, 609, 676, 704, 790
  • Lloyd's Registry Returns of Shipping, 387
  • Lloyd's Registry and Ship Construction, 453
  • Lloyd's Shipbuilding Returns, 555
  • Loading and Unloading Railway Wagons, Cost, 708
  • Local Government Annual and Official Directory, 220
  • Locks on the Elbe-Trave Canal, Hotopp Syphon, 571
  • Lockwood's Builders, Architects, Contractors, and Engineers' Price Book, 100
  • Locomotion, Aerial, 526
  • Locomotion, Road. See Cars, Motor, and Road Locomotion
  • Locomotive Accident near Workington, 264 Locomotive, Agricultural (Clayton and Shuttle-worth, Limited), 778
  • Locomotive Boiler Explosion at Crynant Station, 734
  • Locomotive Boiler Tubes, Corrosion of, 454 Locomotive, Compound, for Western Railway of France, 155
  • Locomotive Development, 458
  • Locomotive Driving Wheels, Varying Weight on, 98
  • Locomotive, Freight, for Union Pacific Railway, 93
  • Locomotive Lubricator, Friedmann's, 428 Locomotive, Midland Railway, 682, 713. See LETTERS
  • Locomotive, Narrow - Gauge Tank (Hudswell, Clarke, and Co., Leeds), 253
  • Locomotive, Netherlauds (Nelson, Reid, and Co.), 691
  • Locomotive Performances, Caledonian, 771. See 636. See LErms, Caledonian Locomotives and Errata, 828
  • Locomotive Practice in France, 847
  • Locomotive Slide Valves, Friction Tests of, 80
  • Locomotives, Road, 577, 597, 630, 663, 696, 861. See LETTERS
  • Locomotives, Caledonian Passenger, 636, 771. See LETTERS and Errata, 828
  • Locomotives, Early Outside Cylinder, 789
  • Locomotives at the Paris Exhibition, 759
  • Locomotives for the Port Talbot and Barry Railways, 479
  • Locomotives, Some Veteran, 63, 97, 131
  • Locomotives of the Royal Agricultural Show, 258, 322. See Royal Show
  • Locomotives, Veteran, 63, 97, 131
  • London Directory, 100
  • London Docks, 654
  • London Railway, Central, S57
  • London Water, 127
  • London Water Supply, 460
  • "Long Cecil," Making of the Gun, 390, 865
  • Longridge, Captain C. C. on the Pyritic Smelting of Copper Ores, 774
  • Longworth Power Hammer, 280, 301, 304, 335, 365, 398, 403, 425. See LETTER, 331, and t rratum, 447
  • Looms at Paris Exhibition, 709. See 542, 672
  • Lorenz, Dr., on Uniformity of Turning Moments of Engines, 503, 529
  • Lowest Tender, Legal Aspect, 190
  • Lubrication and Lubricants, 611
  • Lubricator, Automatic, 47
  • Lubricator, for Locomotives, Friedmann's, 428
  • Lubricators, Sight-Feed, 660
  • Luggage Labels and Tags, Cost, 376
  • Luton as a Site for Engineering Works, 467
  • Lyddite Manufacture, 484
  • Machine v. Hand Labour. See Hand v. Machine Labour

Machine Tools :

  • Automatic Tapping Machine for Pipe Fittings (S. Platt, Wednesbury), 27
  • Boring Machine, Three-Spindle (J. A. Fay and Co., Cincinnati), 252
  • British Machine Tools at Paris Exhibition, 780
  • Lathe, Heavy Turret (Pratt and Whitney Com¬pany, Hartford, Conn.), 547
  • Lathes, Milling Tools, &c., at Paris Exhibition (A. Herbert, Limited), 780 ,
  • Milling Tools, Lathes, &c., at Paris Exhibition (A. Herbert, Limited), 780
  • Pneumatic, &c., Tools, 280. 301. 304, 335, 365,
  • 398, 403. See 331, 425, 447, 757
  • Pneumatic Tool Factory, Chippenham, 757
  • Press, Stamping for Armatures, 727
  • Screw Milling Machines (J. Holroyd and Co.), Limited, Rochdale), 186
  • Turning Machines at Paris Exhibition (A. Herbert, Limited), 780
  • Machinery and its Effect on Costs. See Hand v. Machine Labour
  • Machinery and Chemical Buildings, Paris Exhibition, 344
  • Madras Light Railways, 687
  • Magazine and Automatic Rifles, 162
  • Magnetic Fields and Stray Currents, 22
  • Magnetic Properties of Alloys of Iron and Aluminium, 796
  • Magnetic Separator, Electro, 121
  • Magneto-Telephonograph, 826
  • Mail Pneumatic Despatch, 284
  • Making of Gun, " Long Cecil." 390, 865
  • Management of Roads, 683. See Viagraph
  • Manchester Sewage, 60
  • Manchester Steam Users' Association, 747
  • Manganese Ores of Brazil, 638
  • Manhole Doors, Removing, 331
  • Manhole Cover for Boilers, 363
  • Manhole Covers Removed under Pressure, 267, 331
  • Manufacture and Application of Water Gas, 637. See 118
  • Manufacturing Costs. See Hand v. Machine Labour
  • Marble Work, Cost, 427
  • Marine Engine Governors, 760
  • Marine Engine Working, 332, 361, 393
  • Maritime Congress, Paris, 858
  • Marvels of Electricity, 659, 693
  • Matches, Cost of Making, 647
  • Matches, French, State Monopoly and Manufacture, 824
  • Mathias and Cailletet and the Critical Density, 870
  • Maudslay, Sons, and Field's Affairs, 326. See 393
  • May-Otaway Fire Alarm, 766
  • Maxim Field Guns. See Field Artillery, Modern
  • Maxim Guns, French Criticism of, 622
  • Maxim Multi-Perforated Powder, 196, 768, 854
  • Maxim Rifle Calibre Gun, 370
  • Maxim's Aerial Torpedoes, 230, 262
  • McInnes-Dobbie Indicator, 748
  • Measurement of Standard Resistances, 734
  • Measurement of Yachts, 472. See LETTERS

Mechanical Engineers, American Society of :

  • 44, 78, 182
  • New York Meeting, 44
  • The Berthier Method of Coal Caloriinetry, by Mr. C. V. Kerr, 44
  • Tests of Two 10-Million Gallon Pumping Engines at the Baden Pumping Station, St. Louis Water Works, by Mr. John A. Laird, 44
  • A New Graphical Method of Constructing the Entropy Temperature Diagram of a Gas or Oil Engine from its Indicator Card, by Mr. Henry T. Eddy, 45
  • Pressure in Pipes Due to Stoppage of Flowing
  • Liquid, by Mr. George M. Peek, 45 Compression and Liquefaction of Gases, by Mr.
  • Arthur L. Rice, 45, 732, 762
  • A Curved Glass Blue Print Machine, by Mr. Paul M. Chamberlain, 45
  • A Metal Dynamograph, by Mr. Paul M. Cham¬berlain, 45
  • Education of Machinists, Foremen, and Mechanical Engineers, by Mr. M. P. Higgins, 46
  • Experiments on Using Gasoline Gas for Boiler
  • Heating, by Mr. Herman Poole, 78
  • Friction of Steam Packings, by Mr. C. II. Benjamin, 67, 80
  • Friction Tests of Locomotive Slide Valves, by Mr. F. C. Wagner, 80
  • A Note on Flywheels, by Mr. A. Firth, 80
  • An Efficiency Test of a 125 Horse-Power Gas
  • Engine, by Mr. C. H. Robertson, 81, 135 The Strength of Steel Balls, by Mr. J. F. W.
  • Harris, 81, 46 t
  • The Colours of Heated Steel Corresponding to Different Degrees of Temperature, by Messrs. Maunsel White and F. W. Taylor, 81 Excursions, 81
  • Impact, by Mr. W. J. Keep, 182. See LErrEits
  • The Mechanical Equipment of the New South Station, Boston, Mass., by Mr. W. C. Kerr, 183
  • High Hydrostatic Pressures and their Applica¬tion to Compressing Liquids ; A New Form of Pressure Gauge, by Mr. F. H. Stillman, 183
  • On the Value of a Horse Power, by Mr. George S. Rockwood, 184
  • The Steam Engine at the End of the 19th Gen-tury, by Dr. Robert H. Thurston, 269
  • Rules for Steam Boiler Trials, 271
  • Mechanical Engineers' Congress at Paris, 554, 855
  • Mechanical Engineers, Institution or:
  • 148, 280, 403, 577, 861
  • Graduates, 62, 123, 221, 350, 512
  • Annual Report of the Council, 148
  • Office Bearers, 148
  • Water Meters of the Present Day, with Special Reference to Small Flows and Waste in Dribbles, by Mr. Win. Schanheyder, 148, 169, 200. See Erratum, 200
  • Improvements in the Longworth Power Ham¬mer, by Mr. Ernest Samuelson, 280, 301, 403, 425. See LETTER, 331 ; Erratum, 447
  • Portable Pneumatic Tools, by Mr. Ewart C. Amos, 280, 304, 335, 365, 398, 403, 425. Erra¬tum, 447. See 757
  • Road Locomotion, by Professor H. S. Hele-Shaw, 577, 597, 630, 663, 696. See 861 Congress at Paris, 554
  • Summer Afeetino :
  • Address of Welcome to the American En
  • gineers, 861
  • Road Locomotion, by Professor H. S. Ilele
  • Shaw, LL.D., F.R.S., 861
  • Notes on the Construction of " Long Cecil,"
  • a 4.1-In. Rifled Breechloading Gun, in
  • Kimberley during the Siege, 1899-1900, by
  • Mr. Edward Goffe, 864, 865
  • _ Recent Locomotive Practice in France, by M.
  • Edouard Sauvage, 847. See next Volume
  • Polyphase Electric Traction, by Professor C.
  • A. Canis Wilson, 864
  • Dinner, Annual, 855
  • Mechanical Equipment of the New South Station, Boston, Mass., 183
  • Mechanical Flight, 233, 361, 526
  • Mechanical Industry, Continental, 790
  • Mechanical Stoker, Jones' Underfed, 350
  • "Mechanical World " Year-Book, 100
  • Melbourne Water Supply, 3
  • Melting Ratios, High, 263
  • Mercantile Year-Book and Directory of Exporters, 385
  • Mersey Shipbuilding, 49
  • Metal-Backed Glasses, Reflective Power of, 803
  • Metal Crystallised by Pressure, 796
  • Metal Dynamograph, A, 45
  • Metal Price Diagrams, 26, 166, 298, 456, 594, 760
  • Metal, Use of Fluid, in Steel Furnaces, 612, 623, 832
  • Metallurgists' Note and Formula Book, 677
  • Meteorology and Balloons, 22
  • Meteorology, Electric Phenomena, 1

Meteorological Society, Royal :

  • Annual Report, 96
  • Presidential Address (Mr. F. C. Bayard), 96 Phenological Observations, by Mr. E. Mawley, 263
  • Percolation Experiments, by Dr. A. H. Scott, 263
  • Jubilee Celebration, 289
  • The Late Mr. G. J. Symons, 423
  • Ether Sunshine Recorder, by Mr. W. H. Dines, 423
  • Remarks on the Weather Conditions on the Steamship Track between Fiji and Hawaii, by Captain M. W. C. Hepworth, 423
  • Comparison by Means of Dots, by Mr. A. B. MacDowall, 423
  • Jubilee Proceedings, 490
  • The Wiltshire Whirlwind of October, 1899, by the Late Mr. G. J. Symons, 660
  • The Variations of the Climate of the Geological and Historical Past and their Causes, by Dr. Nils Ekholm, 660
  • Rainfall in the West and East of England in Relation to Altitude above Sea Level, by Mr. William Marriott, 827
  • Description of Halliwell's Self-Recording Rain Gauge, by Mr. Joseph Baxendell, 827
  • Meters, Water, 148, 169, 200. See Erratum, 203 Metropolitan. See also London
  • Metropolitan Electric Supply Company's Wil-lesden Works, 314
  • Metropolitan Map, 157
  • Metropolitan Railway, Electric Traction, 689 Metropolitan Railway, Paris, 638, 673
  • Mexico, Tin Ore in, 270
  • Michelson's Echelon Spectroscope, 239 Micrometer, Electrical, 414
  • Microscopic Examination of Steel Shafts, 536, 563, 596. See LETTER, 693
  • Microscopic Objects Illumined by Stria, 796 Midland Locomotive at Paris Exhibition, 682, 713, 759
  • Military India-Rubber Goods, 327
  • Miller, Mr. Spencer, on American Competi' tion, 77
  • Milling Machine, Screw (Holroyd, Rochdale), 185 Milling Tools, Lathes, Ste., at Paris Exhibit on (A. Herbert, Limited), 780
  • Mineral Wealth of the World, 755
  • Mining Enterprise in Japan, Foreigners and, 6 8 Mining and Handling Ore by Steam Shovel, 690 Mining in the World, 756
  • Mirrors, Reflective Power of Metal-Backed, 803 Miscellanea, 17, 62, 89, 123, 167, 196, 221, 264,
  • 289, 323, 353, 385, 417, 447, 490, 515, 651, 585,
  • 617, 651, 685, 717, 761, 779, 819, 855
  • " Mond " Gas Engine, 815. See Erratum next Volume, page 13
  • Mono-Rail Suspended Railway at Elberfeld-Barmen, Langen, 412, 438, 501
  • Morison, Mr. D. B., on the Naval Engineer, 459, 496. See also 325, 449, and LETTERS
  • Mortars. See under Schneider
  • Morton, Professor H., on American Competition, 12
  • Mossberg Roller Bearings, 133
  • Motor, Gas from Blast-Furnace, and 800 Horse-Power Blowing Engine, 87, 228, 625, 845
  • Motor, Oil, Diesel, 5. See also Engine
  • Motor Vehicles. See Cars, Motor, and Road Locomotion
  • Motor Vehicles, 812
  • Motor Wagons for Roads, 592, 626, 725
  • Motor Wagons and Wheel Problems, 577, 597, 630, 663, 696, 812, 861. See LErimas and Errata, 828
  • Motors, Continuous v. Polyphase, 362, 489, 864 Motors, Electric, for Battleships, 30, 103, 619 Moulineaux and Champ de Mars Railway, 546, 577, 617, 673
  • Mountain Carriages for Field Guns. See Field Artillery, Modern
  • Mountings for Coast Defence G"ns. See Schneider Mountings for Guns. See Guns and Schneider and Field Artillery
  • Moving Loads on Railway Under-Bridges, 233 Moving Platform, Paris Exhibition, 705, 807 Mud-Hole Cover, Okes' Safety, 363
  • Municipalities and Electrical Progress, 159, 223, 419, 5,7. See LETTERS, Swiss, &c.
  • Municipal Trading, 419. See 159. 223, 330, 587 Mysterious Fractures of Steel Shafts, 536, 563. See LETrER, 693
  • Nails, Spikes, and Tacks, Cost, 427
  • Naphtha Industry of the Terek District. 757
  • Naphtha Tank Steamers on the Volga, 789
  • Narrow-Gauge Locomotive (Hudswell, Clarke, and Co., Leeds), 253
  • National Defence Expenditure and Organisation, 821
  • National Defence and Politics, 224
  • National Defences, Our, 164
  • National Wealth and Debt, 189
  • Naval Annual, 1900, 790

Naval Architects, Institution of :

  • 452, 469, 503, 536
  • Annual Report of Council, 452
  • Election of the President, the Officers, and Council, 452
  • Address by the Chairman, the Right Hon. the Earl of Hopetoun, G.0 M.G., 452. See 483
  • Presentation of the Gold Medal to Mr. J Bruhn, B.Sc. ; and of the Premium to Pro¬fessor W. E. Dalby, M.A., B.Sc., 452
  • The Japanese Navy, by Rear-Admiral C. C. P. Fitzgerald, Associate, 453, 461
  • A Short Account of Some of the Changes which have been Introduced into the Types, Sizes, and Construction of Ships During the Period of My Connection with Lloyd's Register, by Mr. B. Martell, 453
  • Experimental Work on the Rolling of Ships on
  • Waves, by Captain G. Russo, 442, 454, 493 On Large Cargo Steamers, by Professor J. H.
  • Biles, 469, 763
  • The Practical Results of Some Innovations in Modern Shipbuilding, by Mr. A. B. Wortley, 471, 477
  • The Strength of Elliptical Sections under Fluid Pressure, by Captain G. W. Hovgaard, 472
  • On Yacht Measurements, together with Some Remarks on the Action of Sails, by Mr. H. C. Vogt, 472. See LETTERS
  • On the Balancing of Steam Engines, by Herr Otto Schlick, 472
  • The Engines of the Corvette " General Baque-dano," by Mr. M. Sandison, 473, 525
  • On the Uniformity of Turning Moments of Marine Engines," by Professor Lorenz, 503, 629
  • The Pressure on an Inclined Plane, with Spe¬cial Reference to Balanced Rudders, by Pro¬fessor H. S. Hele-Shaw, F.R.S., 507
  • On the Action of Bilge Keels, by Professor G. H. Bryan, M.A., F.R.S., 507, 729
  • On the Influence of Depth of Water on the Resistance of Ships, by Major Giuseppe Rota, Royal Italian Navy, 511, 528
  • On Mysterious Fractures of Steel Shafts, by Signor Roberto Schanzer, 536, 663. See LETTER, 693
  • Corrosion and Failure of Propeller Shafts, by Mr. A. Scott Younger, 536, 796
  • Concluding Proceedings, 538
  • Naval Architecture, Science, 559
  • Naval Architecture, Theoretical, 329
  • Naval Engineers, Status of, 325, 449, 458, 496. See 651. See Lwrrsits, 97, 297, 423, 488, 558, 559, 659, 692, 726, 757, 758, 853
  • Naval run, Vickers', 7.5-In., 743
  • Naval Gun, Vickers' 14-Pounder Automatic, 180
  • Naval Guns, Experiment on " Belleisle," 724, 751
  • Naval Power and Its Cost, 189
  • Naval Programme, 719
  • Naval Shipbuilding, 291
  • Navies Compared, 56
  • Navigation Congress, Paris, 858
  • Navipendulums for Recording Rolling of Ships on Waves, 442, 464, 493
  • Navy and Army Expenditure, Organisation, 821
  • Navy Engineering in United States, 20
  • Navy Estimates, 291
  • Needles, Cost of, 428
  • Netherlands Locomotive (Neilson, Reid, and Co.), 691
  • New England Electric Tramway Results, 701, 739, 841
  • New South Wales Railway Construction, 526
  • New York Ship Canal, 162, 227
  • New York Tramway Results, 701, 739, 841
  • New Zealand, Dredging for Gold in, 491
  • Newcastle, Boiler Explosion near, 732
  • Newport Boiler Explosion, 204
  • Newton-on-Trent Boiler Explosion, 682
  • Nickel Bronze for High-Pressure Steam Fittings, 329
  • Nile Dam for Irrigation, 318. Sec 704
  • Nord and Orleans French Railway Screw Thread, 145
  • Norfolk Foreshore Reclamation, 722. See 693, 725
  • North Bridge, Edinburgh, The Old, 25
  • Northern Lights, 658
  • Northwich Swing Bridges, 153
  • Norvals Pont Bridge Rebuilt, 775. See 121, 382
  • Note on Flywheel Designs, 80
  • Notes from Cleveland and the Northern Counties, 16, 53, 88, 122, 156, 187, 221, 255, 288, 323, 352, 384, 417, 446, 480, 514, 550, 584, 617, 660, 684, 716, 750, 783, 818, 854
  • Notes et Formules de l'Ingenieur, du Construeteur-Mechanicien, du Metallurgiste et l'Electricien, 676
  • Notes on the Measurement of Some Standard Resistances, 734
  • Notes from the North, 16, 52, 88, 122, 156, 186, 220, 254, 288, 322, 352, 550, 584, 616, 650, 684, 384, 716, 416, 750, 446, 782, 480, 818, 514, 854
  • Notes from the South-West, 16, 53, 89, 123, 156, 187, 221, 255, 289, 323, 353, 385, 417, 447, 481, 514, 551, 585, 617, 651, 685, 717, 750, 783, 819, 855
  • Notes from South Yorkshire, 16, 53, 88, 122, 156, 186, 220, 254, 288, 322, 352, 384, 416, 446, 481, 514, 550, 684, 616, 650, 684, 716, 750, 783, 818, 854
  • Nuts, Iron, Cost, 340

Obituary :

  • Oil. See also Petroleum
  • Oil (Effects) on Screw Propulsion, 694
  • Oil and Enamel Paints, Protective Values, 591, 790
  • Oil Engines. See Engines
  • Oil Fuel Boilers for Motor Cars, 663. See 861
  • Okes' Safety Covers for Mud-Holes, 363
  • Old Locomotives, 63, 97, 131
  • Oldest Locomotives in Europe, 63. See 97, 131
  • Olten-Aarburg Power Transmission, 37. See Erratum, 96
  • On Iron and Phosphorus, 623
  • Openings for Mechanical Engineers in China, 60
  • Orange River Bridges, Rebuilt, 382. See 121, 775
  • Ordnance. See Guns and Schneider and Field Artillery
  • Ordnance, Vickers', 743. See 180, and Field Artillery
  • Ordsall-Lane Soap Works, Manchester, 109. See LETTERS, Glycerine
  • O'Reilly Dr. M. F., on Destruction of Life and Property by Lightning, 769
  • Ore Handling by Steam Shovel, 690
  • Ores of Brazil, 638
  • Ores, Copper, Pyritic Smelting of, 774
  • Oscillograph, Duddell, 582
  • Overhead Cranes, Electric, 13
  • Overtime Rates for Holidays, 559, 660
  • Pacific Cable and Gutta-Percha Supply, 754 Pacific Slopes, Iron Development (United States), 194
  • Pacific, United States and Great Britain in the, 259
  • Packings, Friction of Steam, 67, 80
  • Paddle Engines. See Engines
  • Paints, Protective Power of, 591
  • Paints, Protective Values of Oils and Enamel, 790
  • Panama Canal, 119
  • Paris Comedie Franoise Burned, 359. See LETTER, Fireproofing, 424
  • Paris Congresses, 554, 858

Paris Exhibition :

  • Agriculture, French, 839
  • Blast-Furnace Gas Engine, 845
  • Borsig and Siemens-Halske Electric Power Installation, 712
  • British Commercial Pavilion, 779
  • British Machine Tools (A. Herbert, Limited), 780
  • Buildings Viewed from Eiffel Tower, 485
  • Cail Company Electric Power Installation, 775
  • Canadian Exhibitors, 21
  • Carels Freres Electric Power Plant, 746
  • Champs de Mars, 521
  • Chemical and Machinery Buildings, 344
  • Chimneys, 149
  • Congresses, 554, 858
  • Counts of Yarn, 542, 672. See also 709
  • Cours la Reine and Quai de Billy, 520
  • Electric Circular Railway, 705. See el
  • Electric Light Engine, 2400 Horse-Power (Willans and Robinson), 552
  • Electric Power Distribution, 149, 605
  • Electric Power Installation, 647, 712, 746, 775, 815, 846
  • Electric Railway Signalling (Timmis), 647
  • Electrical Generators. See Electric Power Installation
  • Electricity Building, 451
  • Engine, 2400 Horse-Power Electric (Willans and Robinson, Limited), 552
  • Entrance, Monumental, 314, 519
  • Esplanade des Invalides Railway, 546, 577, 581
  • Esplanade des Invalides, 520
  • Fine Art Palaces, 192, 213, 281, 520
  • Foreign National Buildings, 58, 520
  • Franco-Tosi Engines at the Electric Power Station, 815
  • French Patents and Exhibitors, 331
  • French State Manufactures, 824
  • Gas Engine, Blast-Furnace, 845
  • German Section, 855
  • Grand Cascade, 451
  • Greater Britain at the Exhibition, 21
  • Gun, 7.5-In., Vickers Naval, 743
  • Guns, Vickers Pavilion and, 743
  • Indian and Ceylon Exhibitors, 21
  • Kolben's Electric Power Plant, 746
  • Lace Tissues, 709
  • Larger Fine Art Palace, 192, 213, 281, 520
  • Lesser Fine Art Building, 192, 213, 281, 520
  • Locomotive, Midland Railway, 682, 713. See LErrERs
  • Locomotive, Netherlands (Neilson, Reid, and Co.). 691
  • Looms, 709. See 542, 672
  • Machinery and Chemical Buildings, 344
  • Matches State Monopoly and Manufacture, 824
  • Mechanical Engineers' Congress, 554. See 858
  • Metropolitan Railway, Paris, 638, 673
  • Midland Railway Locomotive, 682, 713. See LErrERs
  • Monumental Entrance, 314, 519
  • Moving Platform, 705, 807
  • Nancy General Electric Company's Triphase Alternator, 846
  • Naval Gun, Vickers 7.5-In., 743
  • Netherlands Locomotive (Neilson, Reid, and Co.), 691
  • Opening, 522
  • Ordnance, Vickers, 743
  • Paris Metropolitan Railway, 638, 673
  • Patents, French, and Exhibition, 331
  • Platform, Travelling, 705, 807
  • Power Houses and Supply, 605. See Electric
  • Power Installation
  • Power Stations, 149
  • Printing Machinery, 839
  • Progress of Works, 57, 485
  • Railway, Electric Cirnular, 705, 807 •
  • Railway Exhibits, 689
  • Railway Signalling, Electric (Timmis), 647
  • Railways, 546, 577, 581, 638, 673, 705, 807
  • Recording Counts of Yarns, Apparatus, 542, 672, 709
  • Sidewalk, Travelling, 705, 807
  • Siemens-Halske and Borsig Electric Power Installation, 712
  • Signalling, Electric Railway (Timnfis), 647
  • Stiles at Monumental Entrance, 314
  • Street of Nations, 58, 520
  • Testing Machine, 50-Ton (Valere Mabille Company, Belgium), 761
  • Testing Yarn, 672
  • Textile Exhibits, 542, 672, 709
  • Textile Tissues, Making, 709
  • Thomson-Houston Electric Power Installation, 775
  • Timmis's Electric Railway Signalling, 647
  • Tissues, Textile, Making, 709. See 542, 672
  • Tobacco State Monopoly, and Manufacture, 824
  • Transport Exhibits, 689
  • Travelling Platform, 705, 807
  • Triphase Alternators. See Electric Power In
  • stallations
  • Trocadero, 522
  • Vickers Ordnance, 743
  • Vincennes Annexe, 358, 689
  • Water-Tube Boiler Exhibits, 606
  • Weighing Yarns for Counts, 512, 672
  • Willans and Robinson, Limited, 2400 Indicated Horse-Power Electric Engine, 552
  • Yarn " Counting," 542, 672. See 709
  • Paris Exhibition and French Patents, 331
  • Paris, High Tension Electrical Effects at, 590
  • Paris, Lyons, and Mediterranean Railway Screw Thread, 144
  • Paris Metropolitan Railways, 638, 673
  • Paris Underground Railway, 546, 577, 617, 638, 642, 673, 681
  • Parliament and Boiler Explosions, 380, 421, 564, 589
  • Parliamentary Bill for Registration. of Firms, 656
  • Parshall, Mr. H. F., on Rotary Converters, 197, 241, 499, 535
  • Parsons Steam Turbine in H.M.S. "Viper," 218, 625
  • Passengers, Transatlantic, 93
  • Patent Law Reform, 55, 196, 720, 753, 792. See LETTERS
  • Patent Laws, 196
  • Patent Office Temporary Premises, 25
  • Patent Record, 35, 71, 107, 141, 171, 205, 237, 273, 307, 33i, 367, 401, 431, 465, 533, 569, 603, 633, 669, 699, 735, 767, 801, 837, 871
  • Patents Examination Question, 55, 196, 720, 753. See LErrms, 792
  • Patents, French, and Paris Exhibition, 331
  • Percolation Experiments, 263
  • Percolation, Rain, 263
  • Petroleum Engines. See Engines
  • Petroleum Industry in Terek, 757
  • Petroleum Steamers, 789
  • Phase Conditions of Rotary Converters, 499, 535
  • Phenological Observations, 263
  • Phosphorus and Iron, 623
  • Photographic Prints, Making of, 45
  • Photographs of Sound Waves and the Kineniato'
  • graphical Demonstration of the Evolutions of
  • Reflected Wave Fronts, 301
  • Photography, Micro-. See Microscopic
  • Physical Problems and Astronomy, 600

Physical Society :

  • Some Developments in the Uses of Price's Guard Wire in Insulation Tests, by Professor Ayrton and Mr. Mather, 168
  • Fault Test for Braided and other Cable Core, by Mr. Appleyard, 168
  • Reflection and Transmission of Electric Waves along Wires, by Dr. E. Barton and M r. L. Lownds, 168
  • Frequency of Transverse Vibrations of a Stretched India-Rubber Cord, by Mr. T. J. Baker, 168
  • Presidential Address : The Controversy Con¬cerning Volta's Contact Force, by Professor Lodge, 217, 662. See 225, 723, 749
  • Photographs of Sound Waves and the Kine-matographical Demonstration of the Evolutions of Reflected Wave Fronts, by Professor R. W. Wood, 301
  • Relative Rates of Effusion of Argon, Helium, and other Gases, by Dr. F. G. Dorman, 334
  • The Distillation of Liquid Air and Composi¬tion of the Gaseous and Liquid Phases, by Mr. E. C. C. Baly, 334
  • The Reversibility of Galvanic Cells, by Mr. T. S. Moore, 334
  • The Damping of Galvanometer Needles, by Mr. M. Solomon, 400
  • The Distribution of Gas in an Electric Field, by Mr. G. W. Walker, 400
  • Some Experiments Illustrating " Syntony," by. Mr. P. E. Shaw, 413
  • An Electrical Micrometer, by Mr. Shaw, 414
  • Physical Problems Investigated at the Solar Physics Observatory and their Astronomical Applications, by Sir Norman Lockyer, 600
  • On the Controversy Concerning Volta's Con¬tact Force, by Professor Oliver Lodge, 662. See 723, 749
  • The Heat of Formation of Alloys, by Mr. J. B. Tavler. 662
  • The Want of Uniformity in the Action of Copper-Zinc Alloys on Nitric Acid, by Dr. J. H. Gladstone, 662
  • Electro-Magnetic Experiment, by Professor S. P. Thompson, 662
  • " Coma " Experiments, by Professor S. P. Thompson, 734
  • Notes on the Measurement of some Standard Resistances, by Mr. R. T. Glazebrook, 734
  • On the Strength of Ductile Materials under Combined Stresses, by Mr. J. J. Guest, 734
  • Magnetic Properties of Alloy of Iron and Aluminium, by Mr. S. W. Richardson and Mr. L. Lownds, 796
  • Note on Crystallisation Produced in Solid
  • Metal by Pressure, by Mr. W. Campbell, 796 The Viscosities of Mixtures of Liquids and
  • Solutions, by Dr. C. H. Lees, 746
  • An Application of the Method of Stria) to the Illumination of Objects under the Micro-scope, by Professor Wood, 796
  • Notes on Gas Thermometry, by Dr. P. Chappuis, 870
  • A Comparison of Impure Platinum Thermometers, by Mr. H. M. Tory, 870
  • The Law of Cailletet and Mathias and the Critical Density, by Professor S. Young, 870 Physics, Experimental, 328
  • Physics, Text-Book of, 376
  • Picketing, 556
  • Picric Acid and the War, 484
  • Pierucci Range Finder, 695. See LETTER, 726 Pilot Yacht " Commander Cawley," Steam, 195 Pins, Cost of, 428
  • Pipe Expansion Joint, Balanced Steam, 154
  • Pipe Pressure Due to Stoppage of Flowing Liquid, 45
  • Pipe Tapping Machine, Automatic, 27
  • Pipes, Wrought-Iron, Costs, 373
  • Piston Rings, 694
  • Plaques de Blindage, 435
  • Plates, Armour, 164, 435, 719
  • Platinum Thermometers, Comparison of Impure, 870
  • Platform, Travelling, Paris Exhibition, 705, 807 Plumbers' Work, Costs, 647
  • Pneumatic Post Office Despatch System, 284 Pneumatic Drills, 365, 403. See Erratum, 447 Pneumatic Engineering, 191
  • Pneumatic Hoist, 207, 398, 403, 416
  • Pneumatic Hoist, Alley and Maclellan "Sentinel," 415
  • Pneumatic Tool Factory, Chippenham, 757 Pneumatic Tools, 280, 301, 304, 335, 365, 398, 403. See 331, 425, 757. See Erratum, 447 Pohle Pumps, 742
  • Polar Lights, 658
  • Politics and National Defence, 224
  • Pollution of River Water, 19 See 61, 98 Polyphase Electric Traction, 159, 864
  • " Pom-Pom" Vickers Gun, 277
  • Poor Relief, Strikers and, 356
  • Port of Hong Kong, 22
  • Port Talbot Railway, Locomotive for, 479
  • Portable Pneumatic Tools, 280, 301, 304, 331, 335, 365, 398, 403, 425. See Erratum, 447. See 757
  • Porter, Mr. H. F. J., on American Competition, 40
  • Post Office Despatch System, Pneumatic, 191
  • Post Office Telegraphs, 800
  • Post and Telegraphs of Australia, 486
  • Pottery, Black, 522
  • Poulot Screw Thread, 111
  • Powder Factories, Electric Equipment, 115
  • Powder, Maxim Multi-Perforated, 196, 758, 854
  • Power, Electric, Transmission and Distribution, 435, 539, 635, 701, 739, 841
  • Power Hammer, Longworth, &c., 280, 301, 304, 335, 398, 403, 425. See LETTER, 331. See Erratum, 447
  • Power Houses and Supply, Paris Exhibition, 605, 647, 712, 746, 775, 815, 846
  • Power Required for Cultivation, 839
  • Power Stamping Press, 727
  • Power Stations, Paris Exhibition, 149, 647, 712, 746, 775, 815, 846
  • Power Transmission, Alternate - Current, in Switzerland, 37. See Eractum, 96
  • Power Transmission, Electrical, 629. See LETTERS, 659, 693
  • Practical Electrician's Pocket-Book for 1900, 230
  • Practical Engineers' Pocket-Book, 319
  • Preece, Sir W. H., on the Making of the Engineer, 293
  • Preece, Sir W. H., on the Relation of Electricity and Engineering, 562, 629. See LEITERS, 659, 693
  • Preller, Dr., on Swiss Electric Power, 37. See Erratum, 96
  • Premium System of Labour, 173
  • Preschlin's Joint for Copper Steam Pipes, 154
  • Press Directory, 130, 220
  • Press, Power Stamping, 727
  • Press, Stamping for Armatures, 727
  • Pressure, High, Hydrostatic and Gauges, 183
  • Pressure on an Inclined Plane, with special
  • Reference td Balanced Rudders, 507
  • Pressure Indicator, Ripper's Mean, 120. See LETTERS, 165
  • Pressure in Pipes Due to Stoppage of Flowing Liquid, 45, 732, 762
  • Pressures, Fluid, on Plain Surfaces, 507
  • Price's Guard Wire in Insulation Tests, 168
  • Printing, Costs, 647
  • Printing Machinery, 839
  • Profit Estimates of Electric Lighting Undertakings, 756
  • Profits in United States, Steel, 259. See 420, 624
  • Progress of Steam Engines, 269
  • Projectile Tests, " Belleisle," 724, 751
  • Promenade at Blackpool, 74
  • Propeller Shafts, 536, 563, 596, 796. See LETTER, 693
  • Propeller Shafts, Diameter of, 295
  • Propeller Shafts, Gun Tubes and, 638, 668
  • Propellers, Lifting Power of Air, 233
  • Propulsion, Oil (Effects) on Screw, 694
  • Protection, Foreshore, 626, 693, 722, 725, 792
  • Protective Power of Paints, 591
  • Protective Values of Oils and Enamel Paints, 790
  • Public School Education. See Education
  • Pump Plungers, Cost of Making, 376
  • Pumps, Air, United States Cruiser " Denver," 394
  • Pumps, Electrically Driven Feed, 614
  • Pumps, Pohle, 742
  • Pumping Engines, Tests of 10-Million Gallon, 44
  • Purchase of Land, Law as to Compensation for, 822
  • Purification of Waste Water from Factories, 61
  • Purifying Water, 98
  • Pyritic Smelting of Copper Ores, 774
  • Quadruple-Expansion Engines. See Engines Quartz Thermometers, 486
  • Queen's Yacht, Accident to the, 58
  • Queensland Post and Telegraph Facts, 486
  • Queensland Railways and Trade, 388
  • Quick-Firing Guns. See Schneider and Field Artillery
  • Railroads and Canals, United States, 227. See 162
  • Rails, Creeping, on the Eads Bridge, 86
  • Rails, Steel, 591
  • Railway Accidents. See Accidents
  • Railway Bridges. See Bridges
  • Railway Bridges, Loads on Floors, 233
  • Railway, Central London, 857
  • Railway Construction Records, 822
  • Railway Couplings, Automatic, 557
  • Railway Diary and Officials' Directory, 100
  • Railway Electric Circular, 705, 807
  • Railway, Electric, Exhibition, 859
  • Railway Exhibits, Paris Exhibition, 689. See Locomotives and Paris Exhibition
  • Railway Freight Cars, Large, 660
  • Railway, Great Central, 430
  • Railway, High-Speed, Economy of, 422
  • Railway, Langen Mono-Rail Suspended, 412, 438, 501
  • Railway Map of the United Kingdom, 289
  • Railway, Metropolitan, Electric Traction, 6S9
  • Railway Permanent Way Hand Crane, 154
  • Railway Rates, Proposed Increase, 454
  • Railway Results in Europe, 757
  • Railway, Russo-Finnish, 130
  • Railway Servants, Accidents to, 125
  • Railway, Siberian, 130, 758, 822. Sec Erratum, 870
  • Railway Signalling, Electric (Timmis's), 647
  • Railway, Speed on Caledonian, 771. See 636.
  • See LETTERS, Caledonian Locomotives, and Errata, 828
  • Railway Station, Boston, 183
  • Railway Station, Copenhagen, New Central, 700
  • Railway Station, Edinburgh Waverley, 9, 247, 743. See UTTER., 25
  • Railway, Trans-Siberian, 130, 785, 822. See Arratum, 870
  • Railway Wagon Loading, Costs, &c., 709
  • Railway Wagons (50-Ton), Caledonian, Si. See Arms, 132, 560
  • Railways, Atmospheric, 191
  • Railways in China, 620, 721. See LETTER, 660
  • Railways, &c., in China and "Boxer " Movement, 785. See Erratum, 870
  • Railways, China's, 660
  • Railway Construction in New South Wales and Chili, 526
  • Railways, French, 546, 577 581, 638, 673, 705, 807
  • Railways, Indian, 216, 826
  • Railways, Japan, 135
  • Railways, Light, 526, 687. See 859
  • Railways, Light, in Ireland, 260
  • Railways in New Countries, 330
  • Railways, South African, 725
  • Railways, State Purchase of Japan, 422
  • Railways and Trade in Queensland, 388
  • Railways and Tramways in the Caucasus, 228
  • Railways, West African, 349
  • Rain Gauge, Halliwell's, 827
  • Rain Percolation, 263
  • Rainfall in the West and East of England in Relation to Altitude above Sea Level, 827
  • Ranelagh Works, Ipswich, 173, 207. See LETrBR, 361
  • Range-Finder, Pierucci, 695. See LETTER, 726
  • Rank of Naval Engineers. See Naval Engineers
  • Rates, Railway, Proposed Increase, 454
  • Rathausen Power Transmission, 37. See Erratum, 96
  • Rating Electric Lighting Undertakings, 756
  • Reavell, Works at Ipswich,173, 207. See ',men, 361
  • Recent Locomotive Practice in France, 847
  • Reclamation in Norfolk, 722. See 626, 698, 725, 792
  • Recording Counts of Yarns, Apparatus, 542, 672, 709
  • Recovery of Crude Glycerine from Soapmakers' Spent Lyes, 109. See LETTERS, 195
  • Reflection and Transmission of Electric Waves along Wires, 168
  • Reflective Power of Metal-Backed Glasses, 803
  • Refuse Destruction, 653
  • Refuse, Sludge, 34
  • Refuse, Town, 130
  • Registration of Boilers, 380, 421, 554, 589
  • Registration of Firms Bill, 656
  • Relative Rates of Effusion of Argon, Helium, and other Gases, 334
  • Removing Manhole Doors, 331
  • Repairs of Belleville Boilers, Cost of, 655
  • Reservoir, Irrigation, on the Nile, 318. See 7C4
  • Reservoir, Melbourne, 3
  • Resistance of Ships and Depth of Water, 511, 528
  • Resistances, Measurements of Standard, 734
  • Reversibility of Galvanic Cells, by Mr. T. S. Moore, 334
  • Rhine Arched Bridges, 181, 348, 408, 545, 677, 737. See LETTER, 393
  • Rhine Bridge, Caesar's, 393
  • Rhine-Elbe Canal Project, 804
  • Rhodes' Steamship Guide, 731
  • Rice, Mr. A.L., on the Compression and Liquefaction of Gases, 732, 762
  • Rifle Jump or Flip, 389. See LETTERS, 424, 455, 558, 693
  • Rifles, Automatic and Magazine, 162
  • Rights of Riparian Proprietors, 19. See 61, 98
  • Riley, Mr. James, on Use of Fluid Metal in the Open-Hearth Furnace, 612, 623. See'.32
  • Rings, Piston, 694
  • Riparian Proprietors, Rights of, 19. See 61, 98
  • Ripper's Mean Pressure Indicator, 120. See LETTERS, 165
  • River Communication at Seine, Rouen, 261, 377
  • River Pollution, 19. See 61, 98
  • Rivers, Russian, 73, 128, 275, 341
  • Riveting Tools, Pneumatic. 280, 304, 335, 365, 398, 403. See Erratum, 447. See 757
  • Rivets, Iron, Cost, 340
  • Road Locomotion, 577, 597, 630, 663, 696, 861. See LETTERS and Cars, Motor
  • Road Locomotive (Clayton and Shuttleworth), 778
  • Road Locomotives, 592, 626, 725
  • Road Scariflers, 813
  • Road Surface Indicator, 577, 597. See 861
  • Roads, Management of, 683
  • Robertson, C. H., on Tests of a 125 Horse. Power Gas Engine, 81, 135
  • Roller Bearings, Mossberg, 133
  • Rolling of Ships on Waves, 442, 454, 493
  • Rontgen Ray Exhibits at the Royal Society Soiree, 621, 823
  • Roof, Waverley Station, Edinburgh, 247
  • Roofs. See Buildings under Paris Exhibition
  • Rota, Major G., on the Influence of Depth of Water on the Resistance of Ships, 511, 628
  • Rotary Converter, 900-Kilowatt Three-phase, Tabulated Calculations, 197, 241
  • Rotary Converters, 197, 241, 499, 535
  • Rouen Transfer Bridge, 251, 377
  • Royal Agricultural Show, Permanent Site, 258, 322

Royal Agricultural Society's Show, York:

  • Agricultural Implements, 814
  • Belts, Woven, 815
  • Cars, Motor, 812
  • Cultivators, Agricultural, 814
  • Dairy Plant, 815
  • Diggers, Steam, 811
  • Engines, Gas, 814
  • Engines, Oil, 814
  • Engines, Steam, 814
  • Implements, Agricultural, 814
  • Locomotive, Agricultural (Clay ton and Shuttleworth, Limited), 778
  • Motor Vehicles, 812
  • Road Scariflers, 813
  • Saw (Diamond) for Stone, 852
  • Scariflers, Road, 813
  • Steam Diggers, 811
  • Vehicles, Motor, 812
  • Royal Engineers, 25, 61, 97, 296, 360, 392, 456, 489
  • Royal Navy List Diary, 100
  • Royal Society's Soiree, 621, 823
  • Royal Yacht, Accident to the, 58
  • Rudders of Steamers, 471, 477
  • Rudders and Stream Lines, 507
  • Rules for Trials of Boilers, 271
  • Ruling Paper and Books, Cost of, 152
  • Running Conditions for Rotary Converters, 499, 535
  • Russia, Japan, and Korea, 486
  • Russia, Ural Iron Ore for South, 229
  • Russian Coal and Coke, 268
  • Russian Iroc Industry, 193
  • Russian Mercantile Marine, 327, 359
  • Russian Navy Steam Dynamo, 265
  • Russian Waterways, 73, 128, 275, 341
  • Russo, Captain G., on Rolling of Ships on Waves, 442, 454, 4ti3
  • Russo-Finnish Railways, 130
  • Rusting of Iron, 724
  • Samuelson, Mr. E., on Longworth's Power Hammer, 280, 301, 335, 365, 398, 403. See 757. Erratum, 447. See LErruits, 331
  • Sandison, M. M., on Engines of the "General Baquedano," 473, 525. See Engine, Balancing
  • Sauvage, M. Edouard on French Locomotive Practice, 847. See next Volume
  • Sauvage Screw Thread, 178
  • Saw, Diamond, for Stone, 852
  • St. Luke's, Clerkenwell, and Wandsworth Electric Stations, 226
  • Scariflers, Road, 813
  • Schanzer, Mr. R., on Mysterious Fractures of Steel Shafts, 526, 563. See 596. See LErms, 693, 796
  • Schlick, Mr. 0., on Balancing Steam Engines, 472, 487, 531. See 503, 526, 529
  • Schneider-Canet Field Guns, 540, 542, 573, 609, 643, 671

Schneider and Co.'s Works:

  • 90-Millimetre Gun on Disappearing Carriage, 212
  • 12-Centimetre 26-Calibre Quick-Firing Coast Defence Gun, 145
  • 12-Centimetre 46-Calibre Quick-Firing Coast Defence Gun, 145
  • 12-Centimetre Gun on Disappearing Carriage, 212
  • 15-Centimetre 26-Calibre Gun on Disappearing Carriage, 244
  • 15-Centimetre Howitzer on Disappearing Carriage, 213
  • 15-Centimetre Mortar on Disappearing Carriage, 213
  • 155-Millimetre and 120-Millimetre Howitzers on Double Brake Mounts, 213
  • 24-Centimetre Gun on Disappearing Carriage, 246
  • 24-Centimetre and 32-Centimetre Coast De-fence Gun on Central Pivot Mountings, 112, 114
  • 27-Centimetre 28-Calibre Coast Defence Gun, 41
  • 27-Centimetre 28-Calibre Gun on Disappearing Carriage, 246
  • 27-Centimetre Coast Defence Mortar, 145
  • 30-Centimetre Muzzle-Loading Coast Defence Mortar, 145
  • 6-In. 50-Calibre Quick-Firing Coast Defence Gun, 145
  • 12-In. Coast Defence Guns, 78
  • Coast Defence Disappearing Guns, 212
  • Coast Defence Guns, 41, 78, 112
  • Coast Defence Mortars, 145
  • Coast Defence Quick-Firing Guns, 145
  • Disappearing Gun Carriages, 212, 244
  • Field Guns. See Field Artillery, Modern
  • Garrison Disappearing Guns, 212
  • Gun Proving Grounds, 12
  • Guns on Disappearing Mounts, 212
  • Harfieur Proving Grounds, 12
  • Howitzers on Disappearing Mounts, 212
  • Mortars for Coast Defence, 145
  • Mortars for Disappearing Carriages, 213
  • Mountings for Coast Defence Guns, 41, 78, 112
  • Mountings for Coast Defence Mortars, 145
  • Mountings for Quick-Firing Coast Defence Guns, 145
  • Quick-Firing Coast Defence Guns, 145 Transvaal Disappearing Guns, 212 244
  • Schneider's Field Guns. See Field Artillery, Modern
  • Schtinheyder Mr. W., on Water Meters, 148, 169, 200. See Erratum, 202
  • School Education, Public, 257. See LETTERS Schwarz, Ritter Cecil von, 638, 666
  • Scientific v. Classical Education, 257. See LETTERS
  • Scotland, Shipbuilding and Engineering, 84, 95 Scott Central Valve Engine, 207. See LATTER, 361 Scott Engine Trials at Ranelagh Works, 361, 392 Screw. See also Propeller
  • Screw Engines. See Engines
  • Screw Fans, 66. See LETTERS, 165
  • Screw Milling Machine (J. Holroyd and Co., Limited, Rochdale), 186
  • Screw Propeller Cavitation, Barnaby's Theory of, 25
  • Screw Threads, the Standardisation of: 75, 110, 143, 176
  • Bodmer Screw Thread, 111
  • Delisle Screw Threads, 144, 145
  • Eastern Railway of France Screw Thread, 144
  • French Artillery Screw Thread, 178
  • French Railway Screw Threads, 143, 144
  • French Screw Threads, 111, 143, 144
  • French Standard Thread, 179
  • German Screw Thread, 144
  • International System (S3viss Executive Committee), 179
  • International System, Zurich Congress, 179
  • Nord and Orleans French Railway Screw
  • Thread, 143
  • Paris, Lyons, and Mediterranean Railway
  • Screw Thread, 144
  • Poulot Screw Thread, 111
  • Sauvage Screw Thread, 178
  • Sellers Screw Thread, 143
  • Standard French 1 hread, 178
  • Steinlen Screw Thread, 143
  • Thury Screw Thread for Watchmaking, 177
  • Western Railway of France Screw Thread, 144
  • Whitworth Screw Thread, 111
  • Zurich Congress, International System, 179
  • Screws, Costs of Making, 708
  • Scudoscope, A New, 301
  • Sea Encroachment in Norfolk, 722. See 626, 693, 725, 792
  • Sea Shore Protection, 626, 693, 722, 726, 792
  • Searchlights Used by the Boers, 298
  • Seine, Transfer Bridge at Rouen, 261, 377
  • Self-Propelled Traffic. See Cars, Motor, and Road Locomotion
  • Sell's Directory of Telegraphic Addresses, 359
  • Sell's Press Directory, 220
  • Sellers Screw Thread, 143
  • "Sentinel " Air Hoist, 415
  • Separable 12-Pounder Gun, 433
  • Separator, Electro-Magnetic, 121
  • Sewage, Manchester, 60
  • Sewage Purification, 590
  • Sewage, Purification of Factory Waste Water, 61
  • Sewage Sludge, 34
  • Shaft Lubricator, Automatic, 47
  • Shaft Fractures, 560, 693
  • Shafts, Diameter of Propeller, 295
  • Shafts, Ingots for, 638, 668
  • Shafts, Propeller, 536, 563, 596, 796. See LETTER, 693
  • Shafting Accident (Engineering at Cape Town), 362
  • Shaw, Dr: See Hele-Shaw, Dr.
  • Sheffield and the War, 195
  • Ship. See also Steamer and Warship
  • Ship Canal, New York, 162, 227
  • Ship Construction Progress, 453
  • Ship Design Progress, 453
  • Ship Propulsion, Effects of Oil on, 694
  • Ship Resistance and Depth of Water, 511, 528
  • Ship Rolling on Waves, 442, 454, 493
  • Ships' Armour, 164, 224, 435, 483, 719
  • Ships' Keels and Stream Lines, 507, 729
  • Ships' Rudders and Stream Lines, 607
  • Ships of War, Electrical Equipment, 619. See LETTER, 694
  • Shipbuilders' Facilities for Warship Building, 719
  • Shipbuilding, 452, 453, 555
  • Shipbuilding Boom, 555
  • Shipbuilding Congress, Paris, 858
  • Shipbuilding and Engineering in 1900, 29, 48, 84, 95
  • Shipbuilding Facilities of Country, 719
  • Shipbuilding Innovations, 471, 477
  • Shipbuilding, Theoretical, 329
  • Shipbuilding Trade Prospects, 95, 555
  • Shipley Boiler Explosion, 140
  • Shipments of Coal, Duty, 517
  • Shipping International Competition, 387
  • Shipping in Japan, 788
  • Shipping, Russian, 327, 359
  • Shipping World Year-Book, 319
  • Shoes and Boots, Cost of Making, 152
  • Shore Improvements at Blackpool, 74
  • Shore Protection, 722. See 626, 693, 725, 792
  • Shovel, Steam, Ore Mining and Handling, 690
  • Siberian Canals, 275, 341
  • Siberian Progress and Railway, 130, 785, 822.
  • See Erratum, 870
  • Sidewalk, Travelling, Paris Exhibition, 705, 807
  • Siemens, Halske, and Borsig, Electric Power Installation, 712
  • Sight-Feed Lubricators, 660
  • Signalling, Electric Railway (Timmis's), 647
  • Sihl Power Transmission, 37. See Erratum, 96
  • Simplon Tunnel, 61, 170
  • Site for Engineering Works, Luton as a, 467
  • Six - Crank Engine, 473, 525. See Engine Balancing
  • Slag, Blast-Furnace, 638, 666
  • Sludge, 34
  • Smelting, Pyritic, of Copper Ores, 774
  • Soapmakers' Plant for Recovery of Glycerine, 109. See LErrERs, Glycerine
  • Social Progress of Queensland, 388, 486
  • Solar Physics Observatory, 600
  • Sound Wave Photographs, 301
  • Southampton, Accident at, 726
  • South African Diamond Milling, 547
  • South African Railways, 725
  • South African War, 25, 59, 97, 131, 163, 194, 195, 230, 262, 297, 330, 361, 391, 424, 465, 487, 523, 659, 693, 759, 828, 853, 725
  • South African War and Artillery, 293
  • South African War, Bridge Demolition, 121, 382, 775
  • South African War, Carbolic Acid and the, 484
  • Spectroscope, Michelson's Echelon, 239
  • Speed Trials and Depth of Water, 511, 528
  • Springs for Carriages, Cost of Making, 175
  • Squaring Lay Out, Circle, 263, 331, 362
  • Stamping Press, Power, 727
  • Standard, French, Screw Thread, 178
  • Standardisation of Screw Threads. See Screw Threads
  • Standardised Drillings, 61
  • Standardising Cells, 556
  • Star Map, Monthly, 100
  • Starting Rotary Converters, 241
  • State Purchase of Japanese Railways, 422
  • State Purchase of Submarine Cables, 724
  • Station, Copenhagen, New Central Railway, 790
  • Station, Railway, Boston, 183
  • Station, Waverley, Edinburgh, 9, 247, 743. See LETTER, 25
  • Stations, Electric, at St. Luke's, Clerkenwell, and Wandsworth, 226
  • Status of Naval Engineers, 325, 449, 458, 496. See 661. See LETTERS
  • Steam Cylinder Explosion, Peculiar, 193, 331
  • Steam Diggers, Agricultural, 811
  • Steam Dynamo for Russian Navy, 265
  • Steam Engine at the End of the Century, 269
  • Steam Fittings, Nickel Bronze for High Pressure, 329
  • Steam Indicator, Melnnes-Dobbie, 748
  • Steam Launch, High-Speed, 153
  • Steam Packings, Friction of, 67, 80
  • Steam Pipe Expansion Joint, Balanced, 154
  • Steam Pressure Indicator, Ripper's, 120. See LETTERS, 165
  • Steam Trawlers' Engines, 830
  • Steam Turbine, Parsons', in H.M.S. " Viper," 218, 625
  • Steam Users' Association, Manchester, 747
  • Steam Yacht " Commander Cawley," 195
  • Steamer, Hamburg-Amer!can " Deutschland," 59, 382
  • Steamer's Cargo Holds Innovations, 471, 477
  • Steamer's Deadwood Cut Away, 471, 477
  • Steamer, First German Cable-Laying, 829
  • Steamers, Ice-Breaking, 203
  • Steamers' Keels, Cambering of, 422
  • Steamers, Large Cargo, 469, 703
  • Steamers, Napbtha Tank, on the Volga, 789
  • Steamers for Winter Navigation and Ice-Breaking, 203
  • Steamship " Deutschland," Hamburg-American (Vulcan Company), 59, 382
  • Steel Balls, Strength of, 81, 464
  • Steel, Colours of Heated, 81
  • Steel Furnace, Use of Fluid Metal in the Open Hearth, 612, 623, 832
  • Steel and Iron, British v. United States, 375
  • Steel and Iron Chains, Cost, 341
  • Steel and Iron Exports, United States, 228
  • Steel Manufacture, Continuous Process, 612, 623, 832
  • Steel Profits in United States, 259. See 420, 624
  • Steel Rails, 691
  • Steel Shafts, Fracture of, 693
  • Steering Road Motor Cars, 630. See 861
  • Steering Ships, Stream Lines Theory and, 507
  • Steinlen Screw Thread, 143
  • Steinle's Steel Mercury Thermometer, 415
  • Stellar Spectra Problems, 600
  • Stiles at Monumental Entrance, Paris Exhibition, 314
  • Stock Exchange Year-Book, 100
  • Stoker, Jones' Underfed Mechanical, 350
  • Stone-Breaking Machinery, 627
  • Stone, Diamond Saw for, 852
  • Stonework, Cost of, 427
  • Storm of February 13, 359
  • Stoves, American, 77
  • Stray Currents and Magnetic Fields, 22
  • Stream Lines, Fluid Pressure on Plane Surfaces, 507
  • Street of Nations, Paris Exhibition, 58, 520
  • Strength of Ductile Materials under Combined
  • Stresses, 734
  • Strength of Elliptical Sections under Fluid Pressure, 472
  • Strength of Steel Balls, 81, 464
  • Stria) Methods Applied to Illumine Objects under Microscope, 796
  • Strikers and Poor Relief, 366
  • Submarine Boats, 553
  • Submarine Boats, Strength of Elliptical Sections, 472
  • Submarine Telegraph Cables, State Purchase, 724
  • Submarine Telegraph Enterprise, 268, 747
  • Subsidies, Shipping, 337
  • Suez Canal, 332
  • Sulphur Production in England, 786
  • Suspended Ferries, 251, 377
  • Suspended Railway at Elberfeld-Barmen, Langen Mono-Rail, 412, 438, 501
  • Swedish Coal and Ore Company, 690
  • Swing Bridges over the River Weaver at North wich, 153
  • Swiss Electric Installations, Costs, 37, 38. See Erratum, 96
  • Swiss Engineering Practice, 159. See LETTERS, 2.49, 759
  • Switchboard, Electrical, 117
  • Synchronising Rotary Converters, 241
  • Syntony, Some Experiments Illustrating, 413
  • Syphon Locks on the Elbe-Trave Canal, Hotopp, 571
  • Tacks, Nails, and Spikes, Cost of Making, 427
  • Tail Shafts, Broken, 560
  • Talbot, Mr. B., on the Open-Hearth Continuous Steel Process, 623, 832. See 612
  • Tank Steamers, Naphtha, on the Volga, 789
  • Tapping Machine for Pipe Fittings, Automatic, 27
  • Tare-Weight of Motor Vehicles, 60, 98, 132, 812
  • Technical Education, 12,45. See also Education
  • Technical Engineering Laboratory, Berlin, 740
  • Tees Shipbuilding, 48
  • Telegraphs,- State Purchase of, 724
  • Telegraph Pneumatic Despatch, 284
  • Telegraph, Submarine, Enterprise, 268, 747
  • Telegraphs, Post Office, 800. See 284
  • Telegraphone, 826
  • Telephonograph, 826
  • Telescopic Recoil Brake for Field Gun, 573.
  • Temperature Diagram, Entropy, 45
  • Temperature, Equalisation, Hot Blast, 638, 666
  • Temperature of Gas, 870
  • Temperley Transporting Plant at Sfax, 614, 778
  • Tender, Legal Aspect of Contracts by, 190
  • Terek District, Naphtha Industry of, 757
  • Test Bars, Impact, 182. See LErrEits, Impact
  • Testing Machine, 50-Ton (Valere Mabille Company, Belgium), 761
  • Testing Yarn, 672. See also 542, 709
  • Tests, Friction, of Locomotive Slide Valves, 80
  • Tests of a 125-Horse-Power Gas Engine, 81, 125, 135
  • Tests of 10-Million Gallon Pumping Engines, 44
  • Text-Book of Physics, 376
  • Text-Book of Theoretical Naval Architecture, 329
  • Textile Exhibits, Paris Exhibition, 542, 672, 709
  • Textile Tissues, Making, 709
  • Thames Docks, 654
  • Thames Shipbuilding, 49
  • Thames Water Filtration, 127, 450
  • Theatre Fireproof Wood Fitting's, 424
  • Theatre Fire% 359. See LETTER, Fireproofing, 424
  • Theodolite, Lister's Inclinometer, 47
  • Theoretical Naval Architecture, 329
  • Thermal Efficiency of Steam Engines, 742
  • Thermometer, Steinle's Steel Mercury, 415
  • Thermometers, Comparison of Iinpiire Platinum, 870
  • Thermometers, Quartz, 486
  • Thermometry, Gas, 870
  • Thomson-Houston Electric Power Installation, 775
  • Threads, Screw. See Screw Threads
  • Throttling Calorimeter (McInnes, Glasgow), 231
  • Thunderstorms, Causes of, 1
  • Thunderstorm, Winter, 359
  • Thurston, Dr. R. H., on Steam Engine Progress, 200
  • Thury Screw Thread for Watchmaking, 177
  • Timber Cutting, Cost of, 647
  • Timmrs's Electric Railway Signalling, 647
  • Tin Ore in Mexico, 270
  • Tin Production, 454
  • Tinplates, United States, 757
  • Tissues, Textile, Making, 709. See also 542, 672
  • Tobacco, French State Monopoly and Manufacture, 824
  • Tocopilla Railway, 526
  • Tool Factory, Pneumatic, English, 757
  • Tools, Pneumatic, 280, 301, 304, 335, 365, 39 403. See 331, 425, 757. Erratum, 447
  • Torpedo-Boat Destroyers. See Warships
  • Torpedo-Boats. See Warships
  • Torpedoes, Aerial, 230, 262
  • Town Refuse, 1:30. See also Refuse
  • Traction. See also Electric Traction and Tram yams
  • Traction, Electric, 434, 539, 629, 635, 701, 739, 841
  • Traction, Electric, for Canals, 826
  • Traction Engine (Clayton and Shuttleworth), 778
  • Traction Engines for South Africa, Armoured, 657, 714
  • Trade Consolidations, Iron, 420
  • Trade with Canada, 559
  • Trade of Hong Kong, 823
  • Trade of Queensland, 388
  • Trade, United States, 161
  • Train, Armoured Traction, 657, 714
  • Train, High-Speed Economics, 422
  • Train Speeds, Caledonian, 771. See 636. See LErrERs, Caledonian Locomotives and Errata, 828
  • Training of Naval Engineers. See .Naval Engineers
  • Tramway Car Roller Bearings, 133
  • Tramway Companies Abroad, 331
  • Tramway Progress and Municipalities, 159, 233, 419, 587. See LE'rrsas, Swiss, &C.
  • Tramways, Electric, 435, 539, 6U9, 635, 701, 739, 841
  • Tramway's, Japan, 135
  • Tramways and, Light Railway Exhibition, 859
  • Tramways and Railways in the Caucasus, 228
  • Transatlantic Passengers, 93
  • Transfer Bridges, 251, 377
  • Transformer Turbines, 130
  • Transformers, 197, 241, 499, 535. See Converters
  • Transmission of Alternate-Current Power, Swiss, 37. See Erratum, 96
  • Transmission of electric Power, 435, 539, 629, 635, 701, 739, 841
  • Transport Exhibits, Paris, 689
  • Transporting Plant, Temperley, 614, 778
  • Trans-Siberian Railway, 758, 822. See 130, and Erratum., 870
  • Transvaal Disappearing Guns, 212, 244
  • Transvaal War, 25, 59, 97, 131, 163, 194, 195, 230, 262, 297, 330, 361, 391, 424, 455, 487, 523, 659, 693, 725, 759, 828, 853
  • Transvaal War and Artillery, 293
  • Transvaal War, Bridge Demolition, 121, 382, 775
  • Transvaal War, French Criticism of British Guns, 522
  • Trave-Elbe Canal, Hotopp Syphon Locks on the, 571
  • Travelling Cranes, Electric, 13
  • Travelling Platform, Paris Exhibition, 705, 807
  • Trawlers, Engines for Steam (Smiths' Dock Company), 830
  • Trials of Boilers, Rules for, 271
  • Trials, Ship Speed and Depth of Water, 511, 528
  • Tricycles. See cycles
  • Triple-Expansion Engines. See Engines
  • Triphase Electric Alternator, 712, 746, 846
  • Trust, Cotton Spinners', in Japan, 522
  • Trusts, Multiplication of, 518
  • Tubes, Corrosion of Boiler, 454
  • Tugela and Frere Bridges, 121. See 382, 775
  • Tullamore, Accident on the Great Southern and Western Railway, Ireland, 362
  • Tunnel, Melbourne Water Supply, 3
  • Tunnel, Simplon. 61, 170
  • Tunnels, Paris Railway, 546, 577, 617, 638, 642, 673, 681
  • Tunnels, Pneumatic Despatch, 191
  • Tunnels, Wear of Steel Rails in, 591
  • Turbine, Parsons' Steam Turbine in H.M.S. "Viper," 218, 625
  • Turbines, Transformer, 130
  • Turning Machines at Paris Exhibit'on (A. Herbert, Limited), 780
  • Turning Moments of Engines, Uniformity of, 503,
  • 529. See Engine Balancing
  • Turret Lathe, Heavy (Pratt and Whitney Company), 547
  • Twin-Screw Engines. See Engines
  • Tyne Shipbuilding, 29
  • Typhoid and Water Supply, 450. Sec 127
  • Tyres for Motor Cars, 577, 597, 861
  • Underground Railway, Paris, 546, 577, 617, 638, 612, 673, 6S1
  • Uniformity of Turning Moments of Engines, 503, 529. See Engine Balancing
  • United States Armour-Elate Prices, 224. See also Armour
  • United S aces Battleship's Electric Installations, 30, 102, 619, 694
  • United States Board of Trade, 295
  • United States Bridges, Weights of, 759
  • United States and Britain in the Pacific, 259
  • United States v. British Iron and Steel, 357
  • United States Coalfields, 737
  • United States Competition. See American Competition
  • United States Cruisers, "Denver" Class, 50, 119, 218, 320, 396
  • United States Electric Central Stations, Cost, 701, 739, 841. See 435, 534, 635
  • United States Government Powder Factories, Electric Equipment, 115
  • United States High Buildings, 413
  • United States Iron Developments on Pacific Slopes, 194
  • United States Iron Manufacture, 33, 65
  • United States Iron and Steel Exports, 228
  • United States Lakes and Canals to Atlantic, 227, 787. See 162
  • United States Locomotive, 99
  • United States Navy, Engineering in, 20
  • United States, Notes from, 15, 52, 96, 130, 163, 194, 229, 254, 288, 351, 391, 416, 490, 524, 549, 594, 616, 650, 713, 748, 778, 827, 852
  • United States, Ore Handling by Steam Shovel, 690
  • United States Railroads and Canals, 227. See 162, 787
  • United States Shipping Subsidies, 387
  • United States Ships with Water-Tube Boilers, 20
  • United States Steel Profits, 259. See 420, 624
  • United States Stove Trade, 77
  • United States Tinplates, 757
  • United States Trade, 161
  • United States, Wealth of, 426
  • University, Birmingham, 556
  • Ural Iron Ore for South Russia, 229
  • Utilisation of Blast-Furnace Slag, 638, 666
  • Valuations of Electric Light Undertakings, 756 Value of a Horse-Power, 184
  • Valve, Central, for Engine (Scott?, 207. See LETTER, 361
  • Valves, Locomotive Slide, Friction Tests of, 80
  • Variations of the Climate of the Geological and Historical Past, and their Causes,-660
  • Vehicles, Motor, 812. See Cars, Moto
  • Viagraph for Road Surface Records, 677, 597, 861 Vibration, Frequency of Stretched India-Rubber Cord, 168
  • Vickers' Field Guns. See Fiel I Artillery, Modern Vickers' 11-Pounder Automatic Gun, 180
  • Vickers, Sons, and Maxim, Limited, Field Artillery, 277, 310, 339, 370, 412, 433, 468, 503 ; Gun, Equipments, 503
  • Vickers' Ordnance, Paris Exhibition, 743
  • "Victoria and Albert," Accident to the Royal Yacht, 58
  • Vieille Montagne, 690
  • "Viper," H.M.S., with Parsons Turbine, 218, 625
  • Viscosities of Liquids and Solutions Mixed, 796
  • Volga Naphtha Tank Steamers, 789
  • Volta Contact Force, 217, 225, 662, 723. See Erratum, 749
  • Voltage Ratio in Rotary Converter Systems, 241
  • "Von Podbielski," German Cable - Laying Steamer, S29
  • Wagon, 50-Ton Railway, 81, 132, 560
  • Wagon Manufacturing, Cost of, 175
  • Wagons for Caledonian Railway, 50-Ton, Si. See LmrrEas, 132, 560
  • Wagons, Motor, The Weight of, 355, 812. See LETTERS
  • Wagons, Motor, 592, 626, 725. See Cars, Motor
  • Walker, Mr. W. G., on Lifting Power of Air Propellers, 233
  • Wandsworth Electric Station, 226
  • Wandsworth Electric Station, Coal-Handling Plant, 524
  • Want of Uniformity in the Action of Copper Zinc Alloys on Nitric 4cid, 662
  • War, Armoured Traction Trains, 657, 714
  • War, Electricity in, 629
  • War in South Africa, 25, 59, 97, 131, 163, 194, 195, 230, 262, 297, 330, 361, 391, 424, 455, 487, 523, 659, 693, 725, 759, 828, 853
  • War, South African, and Bridge Destruction, 121, 382, 775
  • Warship Electrical Equipment, 30, 102, 619, 604

Warships :

  • Armour Construction, 164, 224, 435, 483, 719 Brassey's " Naval Annual," 790
  • British Armour Construction, 435, 483, 719 British and Foreign Navies Compared, 57, 790
  • British Warship Building, Progress, 452, 483 Chilian Training Ship " General Baquedano," 473
  • Electrical Equipment of Ships of War, 30, 102, 619, 694
  • H.M. Destroyer " Viper," with Parsons Turbine, 218, 625
  • H.DI. Navy Estimates, 291
  • H.M.S. " Belleisle," Practical Demonstration of Gun Power, 724, 751
  • H.M.SS. with Belleville Boilers, Cost of Re-pairs, 655, 751
  • Italian Warship Speed Trials and Depth of Water, 511, 528
  • Japanese Battleship " Asahi " (Brown, Clyde¬bank), 442, 581, 617, 680, 846
  • Japanese Battleships, Cruisers and Men, 453, 461
  • Japanese Battleship, Electrical Equipment, 619, 694. See 30, 102
  • Japanese 31-Knot Destroyers (Yarrow), 96 Naval Engineers, 325, 449, 458, 496. 651. See LETTERS
  • Rolling of Ships on Waves, 412. 454, 493
  • Russian Navy Steam Dynamo, 265
  • Shipbuilders' Facilities for Warship Building, 719. See 435, 483
  • Submarine Boats, 553
  • United States Armour-Plate Prices, 224, 483
  • United States Battleships' Electric Installations, 34% 102. See 619, 694
  • United States Cruisers, " Denver " Class, 50, 119, 218, 320, 396
  • United States Cruiser " Denver," Machinery, 119, 218, 320, 396
  • United States Ships with Water-Tu be Boilers, 20
  • Vickers 14-Pounder Automatic Gun, 180 Vickers 7/-In. Naval Gun, 743
  • Waste Water from Factories, Purification of, 61 Watches and Clocks. Cost, 208
  • Watching and Besetting. 556
  • Water Filter, Feed, 51, 748, 817
  • Water Filtration and Typhoid, 127, 450
  • Water Gas Process, Dellwik-Fleischer, L18, 657
  • Water Hammer, 45
  • Water, London, 127, 450
  • Water Meters of the Present Dly, with Special Reference to Small Flows and Waste in Dribbles, 148, 169, 200. See Erratum, 202
  • Water Power Supplies, 19. See 61, 98
  • Water Power, Switzerland, Costs, 37, 38, See Erratum, 96
  • Water, Purification of Waste, 61
  • Water, Purifying, 98, 127, 450
  • Water Supply for Factories, &c., 19. See 61, 98
  • Water Supply, London. 127, 950
  • Water Supply, Melbourne, 3
  • Water-Tube Boiler Exhibits, Paris, 606
  • Water-Tube Boilers, Corrosion of, 334 Water-Tube Boilers, Cost of Repairs, 655
  • Water-Tube Boilers for Motor Cars, 663. See 861
  • Water-Tube Boilers in United States Navy, 20
  • Waterproofing, Government India Rubber, 327
  • Waterways of Russia, 73, 128, 275, 311
  • Water Works, Japan, 135
  • Watson's Feed-Water Filters, 51
  • Wave, Sound, Photographs, 301
  • Waverley Station, Edinburgh, 9, 247, 743. Sec LETTER, 25
  • Waves, Electric, along Wires, Reflection and Transmission, 168
  • Wealth of Nations, 189
  • Wealth of United States, 426
  • Wear Shipbuilding, 30
  • Wear of Steel Rails in Tunnels, 691
  • Weather Conditions on the Steamship Track between Fiji and Hawaii, 423
  • Weaver, Swing Bridges over the River, 153
  • Weighing Yarns for Counts, 542, 672. See also 709
  • Weight on Locomotive Driving Wheels, Varying, 98
  • Weight of Motor Wagons, 60, 98, 132, 355, 812, See LETTERS, 592, 626
  • Weight of United States BrAges, 759
  • Wellington, Boiler Explosion at, S36. Sec LETTER, 853
  • West African Railways, 349
  • Western Railway of France Screw Thread, 144
  • Western Union Telegraphic Code and International Cable Directory, 267
  • Westine house Company's Electric Installations:
  • United States Government Powder Factories, Electric Equipment, 115
  • Westinghouse Gas Engine, Tests of a, 81, 135
  • Westralia Goldfields, 295
  • Whitworth Screw Thread, 111.
  • Who's Who, 100
  • Who's Who at the War (Black), 330
  • Wilde, Mr. H., on Aerial Locomotion, 526
  • Winans and Robinson, Limited, 2400 Horse Power Electric Engine, 552
  • Willesden Works of the Metropolitan Electric Supply Company, 314
  • Willing's Press Guide, 268
  • Wilson, Professor C. A. Carus, on Pneumatic Despatch, 284
  • Wiltshire Whirlwind of October, 1, 1899, 660
  • Winches, Electric Boat, 105
  • Window Frames Cost, 646
  • Wivelsfield Collision on the London, Brighton, and South Coast Railway, 362
  • Woodward, Naval Constructor, J. J., on Electric Installations in Battleships, 30, 102. See also 619, 694
  • Woodwork, Cost, 646
  • Workington Railway Accident, 264
  • Workmen's Compensation Act, 94, 157, 163, 202, 232, 306, 381, 390, 567, 632, 658, 681, 731, 827. See Erratum, 870
  • Workmen's Compensation Act and Miners' Federation, 94

Works:

  • International Pneumatic Tool Company's Works, Chippenham, 757
  • Orsall-Lane Soap Works, Manchester, 109. See LETTERS, Glycerine
  • Ranelagh Works, Ipswich, 173, 207. See LETTER, 361
  • Wortley Junction Accident, 301
  • Wortley, Mr. A. B., on Innovations in Modern Steamers, 471, 477
  • Wrought-Iron Pipes, Cost, 373
  • Yacht, Accident to Royal, 58
  • Yacht Measurements, to,crether with some Remarks on the Action of Sails, 472. See LETTER, 559, 593
  • Yachts, Steam Launch, 153
  • Yarn " Counting," 542, 672. See 709
  • Year-Books and Annuals, 100, 156, 168
  • Yenesei River and Canals, 275
  • Younger, Mr. J. Scott, on Corrosion and Failure of Propeller Shafts, 536, 590. See 563 and LETTERS
  • Zinc, Vielle Montagne, 690
  • Zurich Congress, International, Screw-Thread System, 179

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