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Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.
Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: General Index.

Note: This is a sub-section of Engineering 1908 Jul-Dec: Index

Ablett, C. A., on Electrically-Driven Rolling-Mills, 464, 597

Accident Compensation. See Workmen's Compensation and Legal

Accidents :

Accident on Bournemouth Tramways, 417 Accidents in Coal-Mining, Fatal, 243, 784 Accidents to Employes, United States, 243 Accidents, Factory and Workshop (Committee), 689

Accidents, Home Office and Shipyard, 354 Accidents, Industrial Trades, 145, 757 Accident at Lot’s-Road Power-Station, 487,

512. See Erratum, 513 Accidents to Machinery, 309 . Accidents, Prevention of, 145, 757 Accidents, Railway, in 1907, 382 Accidents in the Transport of Ferro-Silicon,

24, 851

Accumulators. See Electric

Aerometer for Petrol-Engines, 589

Acts of Parliament. See Parliament and Legal

Acworth, W. M , on the Relation of Railways . to the State, 528

Address, Presidential. See Presidential Address Admiralty Policy. See Engineers, Naval, and

Warships

Aerial and Marine Propellers, 270

Aerial Navigation. See Letters and Airship and Balloon

Aerial Propellers, Anchored Tests of, 843

Aerial Propellers, Twin-Blade, 750

Aerofoils, Pressure on, 591

Aeronautics, Laws of, 331, 423. See Letters

Aeroplanes in America, 350

Aeroplane Experiments in France, 216 Aeroplanes in France, 216, 624

Aeroplanes, Kite, 400, 822. See Balloons Aeroplanes, The Voisin and the Wright, 828 Africa, Geodetic Arc in, 433 Africa. See also South Africa

“ Agamemnon,” H.M. Battleship, 293, 389, 421 Agreement Between Employers and Men, 382.

See Legal

Agricultural Boilers, Explosion in, 659, 669

Agricultural Engines at Smithfield Club Show, 795. See Erratum, 823

Agricultural Society’s Show, Royal, at Newcastle, 18, 32. See Erratum, 73

Air, Compressed. See also Compressed Air and Pneumatic

Air in Condensers, 444, 705, 860. See Condensers Air, Fixation of Nitrogen in, 861

Air Lift-Pumps for Country Houses, 782

Air Lift-Pumps in London, 647

Air, Liquid, and the Manufacture of Oxygen, 50.

See also Gases, Liquefying

Air Pressure on Planes, 591

Air-Pump, The Le Blanc Condenser, 287, 306 Air-Pumps and Condensers, 860

Air-Pumps and Condensers (G. and J. Weir, Limited), 765

Air-Pumps, Experiments on, 703

Air-Pumps and Surface Condensers, Tests of, 802 Airship, The Parseval, 275. See Aerial and Aeroplane

Airship, The Zeppelin, 130

Air in Surface-Condensers, 444, 765, 802, 860

Alcohol Carburettor?, Treatise on, 810

Alkali, Report of, 80

Alloys, Conduction of Electricity through, 586 Alloys, Electro-Metallurgical, New Applications of, 25, 45

Alloys, Investigations of, 830

Alloys, Molecular Constitution of, 695

Alloys, Testing of, 53. See Erratum, 86 Alps, Lotschberg Tunnel under, 147 Alternating Current. See Electric Alternators. See Electric Aluminium and Its Uses, 831 America. See also United States American Aeroplane Results, 350 American Bridges, Safety of, 723, 728 American Locomotives. See Locomotives American Machine-Tools. See Machine-Tools American Metallurgical Industry, 564. See Iron and Steel and Notes from the United States

Ammonia from Peat and Atmospheric Nitrogen, 500

Ammunition Hoists (Armstrong, Whitworth, and Co.), 285

Analysis of Fuel, Water, and Gas, Treatise, 570 Analysis of Lubricating Oil, 146

Anchored Aerial Propellers, Tests of, 843 Annealing of Copper Alloys, 830 Annual Publications. See Literature Index Antarctic Expedition, Observations of, 281, 402 Antarctic Expedition, Treatise on, 842

| Antimony. See Metal Price Diagrams

Antwerp-Dam Railway Station,-Removal of, 861 “ Apexior ” Boiler Composition, 350 Apprenticeship. See also Educationand Training Arbitration in Labour Disputes, 382. See also

Industrial Notes

Arc-Lamps. See Electric

Arc-Lamps and Suspension Gear (Veritys, Limited), 837

Arc Spectra of Metals, 437

Arch. See Bridge

Argentina, Oil-Fields of, 567

Argentine Development, 872

Argon and the Radioactive Gases, 470

Armament, Field-Gun, of European Nations, 550 Armaments. See Warships and Guns Armour-Plate Trials (Armstrong, Whitworth,

and Co.), 211

Armour. See also Warships

Armoured Concrete. See Ferro-Concrete

Armoured Ships. See Warships

Armstrong, Professor H. E., on the Scientific Control of Fuel Consumption, 466, 493

Army Field Telephones, Treatise on, 267 Arness-Denny Magazine Fuse, £06 Artesian Wells in London, 647. See 782 Artificers and Mechanicians in the Navy, 213

Artillery. See Guns

Astronomical Telescopes,Clock Mechanism for,370 Astronomy. See British J ssociation, 437 Astrophysical Research, Treatise on, 842 Atlantic Ocean Temperature and TradeWinds, 402

Atmosphere, Electrical State of Upper, 400

Atmosphere, Isothermal Layer of, 399

Atmosphere, Temperature of, 401. See 822 Atmospheric Nitrogen, Fixation of, 861. See 500 Atmospheric Phenomena and Seiches, 401 Australasia. See Neiv South Wales, Victoria,

Queensland, Western Australia, and South Australia

Austrian Government, Shallow - Draught Gun-Boats for, 119

Austrian Railways, Nationalisation of, 246

Austrian State Railways ; Vacuum Brakes for Goods Trains, 103. See Erratum, 177

Auto-Cars. See Motor-Cars and Motor-Carriages Automatic Machine-Tools. See Machine-Tools Automatic Railway Couplings, 283, 306, 388 Automobiles. See Motor-Cars

Aviation, Laws of, 423. See Aerial and Aeronautics See Letters, 331.

Avonmouth Docks at Bristol, 5. See also Vol. LXXXV.

Axles, Bevel Gear, for Motor-Cars, Design of, 603, 641, 699, 729, 750, 786

Axle-Boxes, Railway, Forced Lubrication for, 140 149, 185

Ayrton, Professor W. E., The late, 660

Baghdad Railway, 694

Bairstow, L., on the Resistance of Materials to Impact, 714, 731. See 772 and Erratum, 800

Balloon, Dirigible, The Parseval, 275

Balloon, Dirigible, The Zeppelin, ]30

Balloon Investigation of the Atmosphere, 400,822

Bamford Filters of the Derwent Valley Water Board, 100 _

Bankruptcy Law Amendment, 81

Barbette, See Guns

Barge Canal of New York State, 334

Barnes, F. K., The late, 314

Barr and Stroud’s Range-Finder, Tests of, 827

Barrel-Tumbling with Sand-Blast, 304

Barrow-in-Furness, Bridge over Walney Channel, 65, 95, 172, 231

Bascule or Scherzer Bridge, 65, 95, 172, £31

Basic Open-Hearth Steel-Making, Chemical Control of, 466

Baths and Bath-Houses, Treatise on, 299

Batteries. See Electric and Guns

Battleships. See Warships

Bayley, Sir William, and Manchester Industries, 697

Beams, Deflection of, 85, 151

Beams, Design of, in Ferro-Concrete, 163, 197 See Letters

Beams, Ferro-Concrete, Graphic Design of, 847

Beardmore, Joseph, The late, 220

Bearings, Michell Thrust, 833

Bearings of Zoelly Steam-Turbines, 3

Becquerel, Henri, The late, 282

Belfast Sewage Disposal, 214

Belgium Mining and Metallurgy, 160

Bell Brothers, Clarence Iron and Steel Works, 409,452

‘ ‘ Bellerophon,” II. M. S., Turbine Machinery of, 545

“ Ben-My-Chree,” Isle-of-Man Turbine Steamer

(Vickers Sons and Maxim, Limited), 203

Ben Nevis, Meteorological Observations on, 402

Bending Stresses and Guest’s Law, 27. See Letters

Bessemer Con verter-Blower, 2000 Horse-Power Motor for, 405

Beta Rays of Radium, 470

Bevel-Gear. Manufacture o', 169, 188, 223. See also Motor-Cars

Birmingham,” United States Cruiser, Steam Trials of, 312. See 255

Birthday Honours, The, 661

Blackfriars Bridge, Widening of, 251

Blackwells Island Bridge, Safety of, 723, 728 Blast-! urnace-Gas Engines. See Engines, Gas Blast-! urnace Gas on the North-East Coast, 449, 458, 463, 490

Blast-Furnaces of Messrs. Bell Brothers, 409, 452 Block-Lifting at Methil Docks, 299

Blowing-Engines. See Engines, Blowing ; also A ir-Compressors

°L ^rac^e and Boiler Explosions. See Boiler Explosions

Boat, Indian Pilot, 87

Boats, Motor. See Motor-Launches and Motor-Boats

Bogies, Railway. See Carriages and Locomotives

Boiler Composition “ Apexior,” 350

Boiler Explosion Acts, Working of the, 623

Boiler Explosion at Glenluce, 659, 669

Boiler Explosion at Pontardawe, 241

Boiler Explosion at Rotherham, 188

Boiler Explosion at Stanton Iron Works, 564

Boiler Explosion at Workington, 634 Boilers, Farm, Inspection of, 659, 6^9 Boiler-Feed Controller Apparatus, 51 Boiler !eed-Heater (The Hudson Economiser

Company), 481

Boiler Feed-Heater, Live-Steam, 387

Boiler Feed-Heater (Joseph Wright), 871

Boder Feed-Injector (Holden and Brooke, Limited), 353

Boiler Furnaces, Scientific Control of, 466, 493 B°1ters ^93 Battleship “ Agamemnon,” 389,

Boilers of Locomotives. See also Locomotives Boiler Test, Hand and Mechanical Firing, 58 Boiler-Tube Cleaner for Locomotives, 305 Boiler, Water-Tube, The Breitfeld Danek, 273 Bolckow, Vaughan, and Co.; Cleveland Steel

Works, 438

Bolt-Cropping Machine, 377

Bone, William Arthur, on Further Experiments in Gas-Producer Practice, 837, 874

Bvok. See Literature Index

Books Received, 62, 202, 231, 267, 299, 571, 607 646, 747,810, 843 ’ ’

Bore-Holes, Artesian, in London, 647. See 782 Boring-Machine. See Machine-Tools Bournemouth Tramway Accident, 417

Brain’s Manhole-Cover for Hot-Water Tanks, 318 Brake Van for the Caledonian Railway, 23 Brakes, Either-Side, for Railway Wagons, 862 Brakes, Vacuum, for Goods Train, 103. See

Erratum, 177

Brakes, Vacuum, and Slack Brake-Gear, 84 Brass-Foundry Regulations, 312, 315

Brazilian Battleship “Minas Geraes,” 214, 352 Brazing, New System of, 48, 85, 117. See also Vol. Ixxxv.

Breakages, Study of, 331, 340

Breakdown at Lot’s-Road Power Station, 487, 512. See Erratum, 513

Breakdowns of Machinery, 309

Brewers’ Exhibition, 550

Bricks Made from Slag Concrete, 219

Bridge, Blackfriars, Widening of, 251

Bridge, Blackwells Island, Safety of, 723. 728

Bridge over Caledonian Railway at Stirling, 744

Bridge, The Colesberg, Reconstruction of, 266 Bridges, Nickel Steel for, 515, 556

Bridge over River Wear at Sunderland, 533

Bridge over Walney Channel at Barrow-in-Furness, 65, 95,172, 231

Briquetting Plant for Iron Ore, 302

Bristol The Avonmouth Docks at, 5. See also Vol. Ixxxv.

Britain and Germany, Work and Wages in, 213

British Association (Dublin Meeting):

Preliminary Arrangements, 277

Presidential Address, by Francis Darwin, 310 Evening Discourses, 502, 504

Concluding Remarks, 504

Section Reports, 325, 370, 399, 433, 467, 498

Section G.—Engineering :

Address by Dugald Clerk, 319, 325

Recent Developments in Steam-Turbines, by Gerald Stoney, 325

The Utilisation of Peat for Making of Gas ?™°oh^rCOaI’ by CaPtain H. Riall Sankey, 329, 355

Producer-Gas, by J. Emerson Dowson, 329 354 ’*

The Production of Cheap Power by Suction-Gas Plants, by P. W. Robson, 329, 338

The Study of Breakages, by Walter Rosen-hain, 331, 340

T331L423 °f FI‘ght’ bj' W' Lanchester. °i26°U36®X4^65oo8’ Ref°rt °f Committee> Cause and Prevention of Wear in Motor-

Driven Vehicles, by F. A. Royce, 370, 394 Clock - Driving Mechanism for Equatorial

Telescopes, by Sir Howard Grubb, 370 Experiments on Rotating Discs, by J. Brown and Professor Maurice Fitzgerald, 371 386 440, 510 ’ ’

General Urban and Interurban Transportation, and Railless Traction, by F. Douglas Fox, 372, 391 °

Strength of Solid Round-Ended Columns by Professor W. E. Lilly, 374, 670. See Letter Index

Section A. — Mathematical and Physical Science:

Address by Dr. W. N. Shaw, on Meteorology 399

The Isothermal Layer of the Atmosphere Discussion on, 399

Report of Committee on Kites and Captive 1 Balloons, 400 ’ .

British Association-coxWn^- .

The Investigation of the » ectncal SWe of the Upper Atmosphere, by W. Makower, M. White, and E. Marsden, 400 .

Theory of Wave Motion, Discussion, nv fessor H. Lamb, 400

Seiches and their Relation to Atmospheric Phenomena, by E. M. Wedderburn 401

Temperature Differences between the Equatorial Regions and the Polar Circlei in the nigh Atmosphere, by Teisserenc de Bort,

Meteorology of the Winter Quarters of the “Discovery,” by Dr. W. H. Shaw, 401.

Physical Observations Taken on the National Antarctic Expedition, 1902 to 1904, bj L. C. Bernacchi, 402. See 281, 842

The Great Snowstorm of April 2a, 1908,

C. O. Stevens, 402 w

Is Our Climate Changing ? by Sir John W. Mcore, 402 T

A Comparison of the Changes of the Temperature of the Waters of the North Atlantic and the Strength of the Trade Winds, by Commander M. W. U. nep-

Meteoroiogical Observations on Ben Nevis ; Committee’s Report, 402

Magnetic Observations at Falmouth Observatory ; Committee’s Report, 402

Geodetic Arc in Africa; Committee s Report, 433

Seismological Observations ; Committee s

A Possible Connection Between Earthquakes and Great Waves at Distant Localities, by Rev. II. V. Gill, 434

The Systematic Motion of Stars, by Iro-fessor F. W. Dyson, 434

The Constants of the Lunar Libration, by F. J. M. Stratton, 436

A Generalised Instrument, by Sir Robert Ball,436 ,, T m

A Particular Form of Double-Image Telescope, by Sir Howard Grubb, 436

The Reflecting Telescope and its Suitability for Physical Research, by Sir Howard Grubb,436 , .,

New Spectro-Heliograph for the Madrid Observatory, by Sir Howard Grubb 436

The Relation between Intensity of Light, Time of Exposure, and Photographic Action, by Professor H. H. Turner, 436

New Methods of Obtaining the Spectra of Flames, by G. A. Hemsalech, 436

Photographs of Arc Spectra of Metals under Pressure, by Dr. W. Geoffrey Duffield, 4 37

Secondary Effects of the Echelon Spectroscope, by H. Stansfield, 437

Sun-Spots and Solar Temperature, by Professor E. T. Whittaker, 437

The Zeeman Effect in Sun-Spots, by Professor J. Larmor, 437

The Possible Existence of Steam in the Region of Sun-Spots, by the Rev. A. L. Cortie, 437 The Extension of Optical Ideas to the General Electromagnetic Field, by Professor E. T. Whittaker, 467

The Photometric Standard of the National Physical Laboratory, by Dr. R. T. Glazebrook, 467

New Three-Colour Camera, by Sir W. de W. 2kbney, 467

New Form of Combined Optometer and Ent-optiscope, bv Professor W. F. Barrett, 467

The Effects of Pressure on the Boiling Point of Sulphur, by Dr. J. A. Harker and F. P. Sexton, 468

Analogy between Adsorption from Solutions and Aqueous Condensation on Surfaces, by Professor F. T. Trouton, 468

A Remarkable Feature in the Splash of a Rough Sphere, by Professor A. M. Worthington, 468

Electrical Standards, Committee’s Report on, 469

The Measurement of Large Inductances Containing Iron, by Sir Oliver Lodge and Benjamin Davies, 469

The Dry Daniell Pile, by John Brown, 470

The Reducing Action of Electrolytic Hydrogen on Arsenious and Arsenic Acids when Liberated as Arseniuretted Hydrogen from the Surfaces of Different Elements, by W. Thompson, 470

Do the Radioactive Gases (Emanations) Belong to the Argon Series ? by Sir William Ramsay, 470

The Number and Absorption of the p Particles Emitted by Radium, by W. Makower, 470

The Rate of Production of Helium from Radium, by Sir J. Dewar, 470

The Scintillation of Zinc Sulphide, by Professor E. Rutherford, 471

A Determination of the Rate of Evolution of Heat by Pitchblende, by II. H. Poole, 471

The Grating Spectrum of Radium Emanation, by Thomas Royds, 471

A Suggestion with Regard to the Meaning of Valency, by H. Bateman, 471

Mathematical Papers (Various), 471

Telescope Lenses, by J. W. Gifford, 471

Section B.—Chemistry :

Address by Professor F. Stanley Kipping, 498 Gaseous Explosions, Discussion on, 326, 360, 426, 500

The Production of Ammonia from Atmospheric Nitrogen by Means of Peat, by Dr. II. C. Woltereck, 500

A Note on a Volatile Compound of Cobalt with Carbon Monoxide, by Dr. Ludwig Mond, Dr. H. Hirtz, and D. Cowap, 500

The Inactive Gases, by Sir William Ramsay, 500

Lithium in Radioactive Materials, by Professor W. N. Hartley, 500

The Liquefaction of Helium, by Professor Kamerlingh Onnes, 501

British Association—continued.

Anticipations and Expennae^lfcs james Liquefaction of Helium, by Sn James

ThDeeNalu?e01|of Chemical Change, by Pro-fessor H. E. Armstrong, 501

Colloidal Chemistry, by Professor 1•

ThPer Influence of Colloids and.Colloidal Sus-pensions on the Solubil tj p;ndlav Dioxide in Water, by Dr. Alex. Findlay,

The Rapid Electro-Analytical Separation of Metals, by Dr. H. J. S. Sand, 501

Studies of the Electro-Deposition of MetaL, by W. E. Hughes and Dr. F. Moliwo Perkin, 501 ,

Chemical Papers (Various), 502

The Factors which Influence the Rate o Alcoholic Fermentation, by Dr. Arthur

The^Colorado Canon, by Professor W. M.

Davis, 501

Committee Reports, 502

Section F—Economics :

The Relation of Railways to the State , Address by W. M. Acworth, 528

Evening Discourses :

Halley’s Comet, 502

British Battleships. See Warships

British and German Electrical Industry, 283,

806 T n

British Locomotives. See Locomotives

British Naval Training. See Engineers and

Navy

British Warships. See Warships

British Zinc-Mines, 112

Bronze, Specification of, 831. See also Alloys

Brooke Motor-Car, 654

Brotherhood, Peter, Limited, New Works of, 03

Brough, Bennett H., The late, 488

Brown’s Water-Cooling Tower, 484

Bruce, Sir George Barclay, The late, 279

Brush-Gear, Pneumatic (Morgan Crucible Company), 854

Building Construction. See alsa Ferro-Concrete Building of Institution of Engineers and Shipbuilders in Scotland, 752

Bulgarian Torpedo-Boat, 138

Bunkers, Storage, Treatise on, 62

Burner, The Carbogen, for Liquid Fuel, 522 “Burning” Broken Propeller-Blades, 636,651, 698, 729 751

Butter-Separator, The “Swiftsure,” 31

Calculations for Earthwork, Treatise on, 843

Caledonian Railway Bridge Reconstruction at Stirling, 744, 846

Caledonian Railway Corridor Passenger Brake-Van, 23

Caledonian Railway Six-Coupled Goods Locomotive, 546

Calendars. See Literature Index

Calipers for Turbine-Blades, 237

Camera, New Three-Colour, 467

Canal, The Barge, of New York State, 334

Canal Development in Siberia, 865

Canal. See also Channel

Canals in Sweden, 314

Cane, Sugar, Crushing Plant, 203

Canet, Gustav, The late, 517

Canning, Sir Samuel, The late, 450

Cantilevers, Deflection of, 85,151

Capstan Lathes. See Machine-Tools

Carbogen Liquid-Fuel Burner, 522

Carbonic Acid Pump, 551

Carburettor Nozzles, Flow through, 618

Carburettor. See Motor-Car Details iu Illustrated Index

Carburettors for Alcohol Engines, Treatise on, 810

Carriage, Bogie Passenger, for Caledonian Railway, 23

Carriage of Ferro-Silicon, 24, 851

Carriages, Accumulator-Driven, for Prussian Railways, 451

Cars and Carriages. See Motor-Cars, Railway, and Tramway-Cars

Carus Wilson, Professor C. A., on Rail Corrugation, 90. See also Letters

Case-Hardening by Means of Gas, 473

Casting Brass, Regulations for, 312, 315

Casting Pipes in Permanent Moulds, 122

Castings, Sand-Blast, Tumbling-Barrel for, 304

Casting of Steel Ingots, 77

Casting. See also Moulding

Catalogues, 58, 92, 124, 160, 259, 291, 420 495 563, 600, 672, 705, 738, 771, 874. See Paragraph Index

Cathode Phenomena in High Vacua, 251

Caucasus Naphtha Industry, 668

Cement Concrete. See Concrete and Ferro-Concrete

Cement, Portland, 590

Central Station. See Electric and Power Centrifugal Pumps (Tangyes, Limited', 668 Cerium and Similar Metals, Properties of, 864 Channels, Navigable, and their Treatment 567 6/5,742,814. See also Canals

Chapman, Henry, The late, 551

Charcoal made from Peat, 329, 355

Charlottenburg Reichsanstalt, Work of, 818 867 Charron Motor-Car, 684 ’

°hlNSDEx See Motor'Car Illustrated

Chelsea Power-Station, Breakdown at, 487 512

See Erratum, 513 ’

Chemical Apparatus, Porous Plugs for, 21

Chemical Control of Basic Open-Hearth Steel Furnaces, 466

Chemical Decomposition by Electric Waves, 283 Chemical Engineer, 549

Chemical Industries and Cheap Power, 860

Chemical Works, Report of, 80

Chemist and Oil Analysis, 146

Cheinistry Papers at British Association. See British Association

Chemistry of Photography, 46

2^sterni”, ,Unjted States Turbine Cruiser Steam Trials of, 255, 312 juicer,

Chinese Iron and Steel Industry, 417

Chinese Railway, 12-Wheeled Mallet Compound

Locomotive for, 141

Citv and Guilds of London Institute Report, 661

Civilisation and the Engineer, 793

Civil Engineers, Institution of:

Necessity for Reform, 22, 48, 117

Presidential Address, 622, 630

Glasgow Central Station Extension, by Donald A. Matheson, 704

The Rotherhithe Tunnel, by E. H. Tabor, 800

Clarence Iron and Steel Works of Messrs. Bell Brothers, 409, 452 .

Clerk, Dugald, Presidential Address to Engineering Section of British Association, 319, 325

Cleveland Iron. See Metal-Price Diagrams Cleveland Iron and Steel Industry, 452, 460 Cleveland Steel Works of Messrs. Bolckow,

Vaughan, and Co., 438

Cleveland and the Northern Counties, Notes from, 13, 41, 73, 109,143, 177, 211, 243, 275, 303, 351 379, 407, 445, 478, 613, 547, 583, 619, 655, 689’, 721, 755, 790, 823, 857

Climate, Possible Change of, 402

Clock Mechanism for Telescopes, 370

Clutch, Friction (Heywood and Bridges), 870 Clutch. See also Coupling and Motor-Car Clutch for Suspending Arc-Lamp (Veritys), 837 CO? Refrigerating Plant, 551

Coal and Coke Handling Plant at Bristol Gas Works, 149, 154. See also Gas

Coal Consumption, Scientific Control of, 466,493.

See also Combustion

Coal-Dust, Explosion of, 311

Coal in Kent, Legal Dispute, 24

Coal-Mining in Belgium, 160

Coal-Mining, Co-Operative, 762

Coal-Mining. See also Mint, Colliery, and Engine, Winding

Coal Production in Germany, 37

Cobalt Carbonyl, 500

Cofferdams. See Walney Channel Bridge

Coke and Coal-Handling Plant at Bristol Gas Works, 149, 154. See also Gas

Coke Production in Belgium, 160

Coker, Professor E. G., on the Temperatures of Gas-Engine Cylinder Walls, 497

Cold, International Congress on, 520, 543. See Erratum, 547. See also Refrigeration and Liquefaction

Colesburg Bridge, Reconstruction of, 266

Colliery Pump, Direct-Acting Compound, 138

Colliery. See also M ine,Coal, and Engine, Winding Collisions. See Accidents

Colour-Photography, Chemistry of, 46. See also Camera

Colouring Matters, Treatise on, 32

Columns, The Bending of, 172, 253

Columns, Cylindrical, Strength of, 374, 670, 852 Columns, Design of Ferro-Concre'e, 163, 197.

See Letters

Columns, Design of, for Workshops, 64 Columns, Ferro-Concrete, Graphic Design of, 847 Combine in Russian Iron Trade, 250 Combustion and Explosion of Gases, 311, 326, 360, 426, 500

Combustion of Explosive Gases, 278 Combustion in Locomotive Fire-Boxes, 50 Combustion, Scientific Control of, 466, 493 Comet, Halley’s, 502 Commercial Motor Vehicles. See Motor Commission on Sewage Disposal, 348, 384 Companies, Liquidation of, 762

Comparisons of British and Foreign Electrical Industry, 724 806

Compensation, Workmen’s. See Legal Competition between Railways, 447. See also

Railway

Composing and Type-Casting Machinery, 862 Compound Engines. See Engines Compound Locomotives. See Locomotives Compressed-Air Brakes. See Brakes Compressed Air in Foundations, 66 Compressor for Refrigerating Plant, 551.

also Liquefaction Conciliation in Labour Dispute, 382. See

Industrial Notes and Paragraph Index Concrete-Block-Laying at Methil Docks, 299 Concrete, Ferro-. See Ferro-Concrete Concrete, Reinforced. See Ferro-Concrete Concrete-Slag Bricks, 219 Condensation, A Note on, 287, 306 Condensation of Vapour, Theory of, 468 Condensation, Water-Cooling, 484 Condenser, The “Contraflo,” 444 Condensers, Gauge for Air in, 444 Condenser, The Le Blanc, 237, 306 Condensers, Surface, 860 Condensers, Surface, Tests of, 802 Condenser, Surface, Weir’s “ Uniflux,” 765 Condensing Machinery. See also Pumps

Air-Pumps

Condensing Plant, Experiments on, 703 Condensing Plant, Surface, .697 Conduction of Electricitv through Metals Alloys, 586

Conference, International, on Electric Units, 4/9, 519, 553

Congress, International, on Cold, 520, 543. See Erratum, 547

Congress, International, on Roads, 509, 662, 797 Congress of Trade Unions, 381

Constructional Steel-Work. See Bridges, Roofs, floors, and Columns

Contact-Beds. Sec Filters Continental Field-Gun, 550 Continental Labour Market, 250 ^^enta! Railway, Electric Traction, 81

ni? ? Syst,em °f Condensation, 444. See also Condenser

Conversazione of the Royal Society, 16 MotorVor 40W5er’ 2°°° Uorse’Power- Electric

Conveying Grain, 5, 294, 366, 429, 504

G^sWorks^^Sg, IM0011 a'ld C°ke at Bri8t01 ConIS™ Weightometer, The Merrick, 578 Cooling TnuSee and Elevator

m w Li er ’’ The IIud30n Economiser Com-pany, 464

Co-Operative Coal-Mine in France, 762

See

also

and

and

Co-Partnery, 481

Copper and Copper Alloys, 830, 831

CopperPrices. See Metal-Price Diagrams

Copper Tubes, Sheets, and Wire, Electrolytic Production of, 158, 168,192

Corn-Milling and Handling Machinery, z94, 366, 429, 504

Corn, Pressure of, 343. See 294

Corrugation of Rails, 90, 419, 510, 591, 615

“ Cosmopolitan ” Injector (Holden and Brooke, Limited), 353

Cost of Railway Carriage, 247

Cotton Machinery, Safety Appliances on, 165, 811. See 145,757 . .

Cotton-Spinning Frames, Electrically-Driven, 651 Cotton-Spinning Industry in Japan, 251 Country Houses, Power in, 781

County Council. See London County Council Couplings, Automatic Railway, 283, 306, S88 Cover, Brain’s, for Hot-Wat er Tanks, 318 Cowper-Coles, Sherard, on the Construction or

Parabolic Reflectors, 559

Cowper-Coles, Sherard O., on the Electrolytic Production of Copper Tubes, Sheets, ana Wire, 158, 168, 192

Crane Excavator, Steam, 14

Crane, Floating, 150-Ton, for Harland and

Wolff, 471

Cranes, Floating Twin-Screw, 665

Crane. See also Hoists

Crane, Wharf, 25-Ton Travelling, 680

Cranes at Yarrow’s Works, 775

Craster Harbour, 238

Cream-Separator, The “ Swiftsure, o4

Crepeing and Washing Machine for Rubber, 850 Cruisers. See Warships

Crushing Plant for Grain, 294, 366, 429, a04 Crushing Plant for Sugar Cane, 2V8

Crystalline Structure of Metals. See MicroPhotographs

Cunningham, Brysson, on Estuary Channels and their Treatment, 567,675, 742, 814

Curie, Mme., on the Radium Emanation, 2*1 Curtis Steam-Turbines, 255, 312. See Turbines Custer, Edgar A., on Casting Pipes in ler-manent Moulds, 122

Cycle Show, The Stanley, 727 .

Cylinder, Temperatures of Gas-Engine, 497 Cylinders. See Engines and Motor-Cars

Daimler Motor-Car, 681

Daimler New Engine, 681

Dams. See Cofferdams

Dam for Svalgfossen Power-Station, 184

Dam, The Urft, and Power Scheme, 229

Dams, Treatise on, 607

Dangerous and Unhealthy Industries, Regulations for, 312, 315. See 145, 757. See also Legal

Danube Estuary, 676

Darbishire, J. E., on Depreciation of Workshop Plant and Machinery, 537, 562, 624. See 590

Darlington Forge Company, Works of, 629

Davy Lamps, Lighting and Testing Devices for, 76 De Forest System of Wireless Telephony, 219 Decking for Bridges. See Bridges Decomposition, Chemical, by Electric Waves, 283 Decomposition in Septic Tanks, 83 Decomposition of Steam by Electric Sparks, 184 “ Defence,” H.M.S., Engines of, 835 Deflection of Beams, 85, 151

Delta Light Railway, Side-Tank Locomotive for, 38 .

Dephosphorisation of Iron in the Electric Furnace, 148, 205

Deport Field Gun at Franco-British Exhibition, 174

Depreciation, and Workshop Plant and Machinery, 537, 562, 590, 624

Derailment. See Accident

Derwent Valley Water Board Filters, 100

Design of Earthwork, Treatise on, 843

Design of Ferro-Concrete, 163,197. See Letters Design of Ferro-Concrete by Graphics, 847. See

also Ferro-Concrete

Design of Grain Warehouses, Treatise on, 62. See also 294, 366, 429, 504

Designs, The Law of, Treatise on, 571

Design of Machinery, Faulty, 309

Design of Motor-Car Axles, 603, 641, 699, 729, I

750, 786 . |

Design of Motor-Cars, Lessons from Olympia, 1 746, 759, 786

Design of Motor Vehicles, 370, 394 Design of Zoelly Steam-Turbine, 1 Destroyers. See Worships Desulphurisation of Iron in the Electric Furnace, 148, 205

Dickinson, H. W., on John Wilkinson, Iron-Master, 741

Diesel Engines, Cost of Fuel for, 591

Differential Gear for Motor-Cars, Design of, 603, 641, 699, 750, 786

Directories. See Literature Index

Disaster. See Accident

“ Discovery,” Meteorology of Winter Quarters of, 281, 401, 842

Discs, Rotating, Experiments on, 371, 386,440, 510 Dixon, J. T., on Experiments on Air-Pumps, 703 Dock. See also Estuary and Harbour and Port Dock Roof, 775

Dock, Royal Edward, at Avonmouth, Bristol, 5. See also Vol. LXXXV.

Docks, The Methil, 299

Docks and Shipbuilding Works of Smith’s Dock Company, 432, 605, 677, 718

“ Dolphin” Motor-Car, 684

Dorman, Long, and Co. (Britannia Works), 408 Dowson, J. Emerson, on Producer-Gas, 329, 354 Drains, Intercepting-Traps on, 615

Dredger, Hydraulic, for the Barge Canal of the State of New York, 336

Dredger, Largest, in the World, 582 Drilling-Machines. See Machine-Tools Dublin Meeting of British Association. See

British A ssociation

Dunn, William, on Graphic Methods of Ferro-Concrete Design, 847

Dust - Destructors at Portsmouth, 799. See Erratum, 822

Dust-Removal, Treatise on, 200

Dynamos. See Dynamos and Alternators Electric

Early Iron-Making, 741

Earthquake Investigations, 433, 434

Earthwork Computations, Treatise on, 843

Eclipse of the Sun of January 3, 1908, 96

Economisers and Tube-Scrapers of the Clay

Cross Company, 416

Education of Engineers, 21

Education in Japan, 83

Education of Naval Architects, 692

Education and the Prevention of Accidents, 757

Edwards, The late Engineer-Captain, R. W., 488

Efficiency of Gas and Oil-Engines, 121

Efficiency of Steam-Turbines. See Turbine

Egyptian Delta Railways; Eight-Wh?eled Side-Tank Locomotive, 38

Elastic Limits of High Tension and Mild Steels, 861

Elasticity, Guest’s Law of, 27. See Letters

Elasticity of Metals, 818

Electric:

Accumulator Carriages on Prussian Railways, 451

Arc-Lamps and Suspension Gear (Veritys, Limited), 837

Atmospheric Electricity, 400

Breakdown at Lot’s-Road Power-Station, 487, 512. See Erratum, 513

Breakdowns of Electric Machinery, 303

Bridge Opening Gear, 229

Cheap Power and Chemical Industries. 860

Chemical Decomposition by Electric Waves, 283

Comparison Between British and Foreign Electrical Industry, 283, 724, 806

Conduction through Metals and Alloys, 586

Copper Tubes, Sheets, and Wire, Electrolytic Production of, 158, 168, 192

Daniell Dry Cell, 470

Decomposition of Water Vapour by Sparks, 184

Electrification of Melbourne Railways, 397

Electrolytic Manufacture of Parabolic Mirrors, 559 i

Exhibition of Apparatus at Physical Society, 828

Fuse, The Arness Denny Magazine. 506

Glasgow Electricity Supply, 693

Hydro-Electric Power-Station at Heimbach, 229

Hydro - Electric Power • Station at Troll- 1 hattan, Sweden, 816

Industrial Measuring Instruments, Treatise on, 571

Industry at Home and Abroad, 283, 724, 806

Iron Sheets and Tubes, Electrolytic Manufacture of, 465

Legislation and the Electrical Industries, 283, 482, 728. See 724, 803

Light and Electro-Magnetism, 467

Locomotives on Swedish State Railways, 248

London Power Supply, 245, 691

Measurement of Large Inductances Containing Iron, 469

Motor, 2000- Horse-Power Direct-Current, for Converter Blower, 405

Nitrogen, Atmospheric Fixation of, 861. See 500

Orders under Electric Lighting Act, 591 Oscillatory Character of Lightning, 47 Photo Electric Properties of Potassium

Sodium Alloy, 763

Photographic Plates, Electric Splashes on, 763

Pneumatic Brush-Gear (Morgan Crucible Company), 854

Power Schemes in Parliament, 245, 761

Power Station, Design of, Treatise on, 230

Power Station at Svalgfossen, Norway, 184

Power Supply at Trollhattan, 816. See also Water

Power Supply on the North-East Coast, 458, 463, 490. See 449

Railway Electrification, 81, 183, 248, 397, 816

Railway, Thamshavn-Svorkmo, Norway, 183 Researches at the Reichsanstalt, 818, 867 Rolling-Mills, Electrically-Driven, 464, 597 Spinning-Frames, Driving of, 651 Standards, Report of Committee of, 469 Steel Furnaces and Ferro-Silicon, 25, 45 Steel Furnaces, Reactions in, 148, 205 Switch-Gear for Barrow Hematite Steel

Works (Veritys, Limited), 240

Switch-Gear, G.E.C. Extra-High-Tension, 506

Switch-Gear for Mines and Collieries, 577.

See Erratum, 655

Switch-Gear, The Reyrolle Ironclad, 610

Telegraph. See Wireless

Telephone Disturbances by Power Transmission Lines, 229

Telephone Service in Various Countries, 313 Telephones for Army Use, Treatise on, 267 Tramway Schemes in Parliament, 761

Tramway Trolley-Gear for Opening Bridge Span, 231

Turbine Machinery, Recent Developments, 325

Units and Standards, International Conference on, 479, 519, 553

Welding Apparatus, of the British Insulated Company, 485

Wireless Telephony on the De Forest System, 219

Wireless Telegraphy and Telephony, Lectures on, 517, 577, 649, 766, 834

Electrical Engineers, Hand-Book for, 299

Electrical Engineers, Institution of, Presidential

Address by W. M. Mordey, 724, 806. See 283 Elevating Ferry Steamer “Finnieston” for Glas

gow Harbour, 221

Elevators. See also Hoists and Conveyors

Elevators for Flour-Mills, 294, 366, 129, 504

Elevators for Grain, Treatise on, 62

Emanation of Radium, 281

Emanations, Radioactive Diffusion of, 800

Employers’Liability. See also Workmen's Compensation and Legal

Employers’ Liability under Workmen’s Compensation Act, 83. See 145, 757

Engines, Alcohol, Carburetting in, 810

Engine, Atmospheric, and Pump, The Lamp, 788

Engine, Breakdowns of, 309

Engine, 280-Horse-Power Compound (The Breit-feld Danek Company), 272

Engines, Crude Oil, at the Prague Exhibition, 644

Engines, Diesel; Cost of Fuel, 591

Engine, Fire. See Fire-Engine

Engines, Gas, and Compressed-Air Two-Lift Well, i 81

Engine, Gas, Cylinder Temperatures of, 497

Engines, Gas, in H.M.S. “Rattler,” 450

Engine, Gas, Marine, 15, 48, 85, 118, 450, 787

Engine, Gas, for Marine Purposes, 15, 48, 85,118, 450, 787

Engine, Gas, Oechelhauser, at Mossend Steel Works, 666, 708

Engines, Gas-Power, and Efficiency of, 121

Engines, Gas, Three-Cycle, 748

Engines of H M. Battleships “Agamemnon” and “Lord Nelson,” 293, 389

Engines of H.M. Cruiser “ Defence,” 835

Engines, Internal Combustion. See also Engines, Gas; Engines, Oil; Engines, Petrol; and Motors

Engines, Locomotive. See Locomotive

Engines, Marine. See also Warships

Engines, Oil-Power, and Efficiency of, 121

Engines, Paraffin, 22-Horse-Power, 575

Engine, Paraffin, 100-Brake-Horse-Power(Parsons Motor Company), 377. See Erratum, 406

Engines, Petrol, Carburettors for, 618

Engines, Petrol, Improvements in Design of, 746.

759, 786

Engine, Petrol, The Knight, 681

Engines, Petrol, Pressure-Indicator for, 589

Engines, Petrol, Horse-Power Rating of, 415,661, 796, 852

Engines, Petrol. See also Motor-Cars ; Motors, Petrol; and Motor Launches

Engines, Petrol, Treatise on, 62

Engines, Pumping, for Rand Water Board, Tests of, 37

Engines and Pumps for Burma Oil Pipe-Line, 824 Engines at Royal Agricultural Show, 18, 33

Engines at Smithfield Club Show, 795. See Erratum, 823

Engines of S.S. “Gwladys,” 444

Engines, Steam, Development of; Dugald Clerk, 319, 325

Engines, Steam, Development of, Treatise on, 298

Engines, Steam, Thermodynamics of, Treatise on, 202

Engines, Three-Cycle, Suction-Gas ; the Griffin Engineering Company, 748

Engines, Traction, at Agricultural Show, 18

Engine, Traction (Marshall and Co.), 19

Engines, Traction, War Office Competition for, 111, 116

Engine Tractor, Paraffin (Saunderson), 35 Engines, Turbine. See Turbines

Engines and Turbines, Combination of, 664

Engineer, Chemical, 549

Engineer’s Education. See Technical, Education, and Training

Engineers, Institutions of. See Civil Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Naval Architects, Iron and Steel Institute, Physical Society, British Association, and Society of Arts

Engineers, Mining. See Iron and Steel Institute Engineer, The Profession of, 585

Engineers and Shipbuilders in Scotland ; New Building, 752

Engineer and Social Progress, 793

Engineering Education. See Education and Technical

Engineering, Modern, Two Aspects of, 238

Engineering, Naval, The Future of, 859

Engineering Papers at the British Association.

See British Association

Engineering in Public Schools, 21

Engineering Schemes in Parliament, 760

Engineering Strike on the North-East Coast, 413

Engineering Trade in Germany and Britain, 213, 724, 806

Entoptiscope and Optometer Combined, 467

Erie Canal, Enlargement of, 334

Errata and Addenda:

100-Horse-Power Paraffin Marine Motor, 406

Automatic Rapid-Acting Vacuum Brake for

Goods Trains, 177

Breakdown at Lot’s-Road, 513

Cold, International Congress on, 547

Micro-Structure and Mechanical Properties of Steel, 800

Motor-Car Exhibition, 865

Refuse-Disposal at Portsmouth, 822

Royal Agricultural Society’s Show, 73

Smithfield Club Show, 823

Testing of Alloys, 86

Train-Lighting System, G.F.Z , 72

Westinghouse Unit-Type Switch-Gear, 655 Estuary Channels and their Treatment, 567, 675, 742, 814

Excavator, Steam-Crane (John II. Wilson and Co.), 14

Exhibition, The Brewers’, 550

Exhibition of Cycles, The Stanley, 727

Exhibition, Franco-British. See Franco-British Exhibition

Exhibition of Instruments at the Physical Society, 828

Exhibition, Mining, at Olympia, 74, 114, 578

Exhibition of Motor - Cars at Olympia. See Olympia and Motor-Car

Exhibition at Prague, Crude-Oil Engines at, 644 Exhibition, Rubber, at Olympia, 383. See also

Rubber

Exhibit^at Royal Agricultural Show, 18, 35 Exhibits at Royal Society’s Soirde, 16

Exhibits at the Smithfield Club Show, 795. See Erratum, 823

Experimental Work of the United States Admiralty, 115. See also 255, 312

Experiments upon Gas-Producers, 837, 874 Experiments at the Reichsanstalt, 818, 867 Explosions, Boiler. See Boiler Explosions

Explosion of Ferro-Silicon, 24, 851

Explosion and Flameless Combustion, 311 Explosion on French Battleship, 44, 579 Explosions, Gaseous, 326, 360, 426, 500

Explosions, Gaseous, Speed of, 278

Explosion of Stop-Valve at Stanton Iron Works, 564

Exports. See Trade

Exposition. See Exhibition

Eye, Instrument for Examining, 467

Eyesight and Illumination, 216

Faber, Oscar, on Economy in Ferro-Concrete Design, 163, 197. See Letters

Facing-Machines. See Machine-Tools factories, Accidents in, 145,757. See also Legal factories, Cotton, Safety Appliances in, 165, 811 Factory Law Cases. See Legal

Factory Regulations for Brass-Foundries. 312 315 Factory Ventilation, Treatise on, 200 ’

Failure of American Bridge, 723, 728 Failures of Machinery, 309

Falmouth, Magnetic Observations at, 402 Fan Arrangement for Mine Ventilation, 75 Farm Boilers, Inspection of, 659, 669 Fatigue of Metal. See Micro-Photographs Feed-Heaters, Live-Steam, 387 Feed-Heater and Oil-Separator, 484 Feed-Heater and Water-Softener, 871 Feed-Regulator for Boilers, 51

Feed-Water, Electrical Treatment of, 314, 388 Feed-Water Temperature. See Condensers Fencing for Cotton Machinery, 165, 811 Fermentation, Problems of, tu2

Ferro-Concrete Design, Economy in, 163, 197

See Letters

Ferro-Concrete Design, Graphic Methods of, 847 r erro-Concrete Pipe-Weaving Machine, 151 Ferro-Silicon, Dangers of, 24, 851

Ferro-Silicon and Electric Steel Furnaces, 25, 45. See also Silicon

Ferry Steamer “ Finnieston ” for Glasgow Har-hour, 221

Field, Edward, The late, 728

Field-Glass, Monocular Prism, for the Army, 419,

Field-Gun, Armament, of European Nations, 550 Field-Gun, French, Franco-British Exhibition.

174

Field-Guns. See also Guns

Filter-Beds for Sewage Disposal, 348, 384

Filter for Oil. See Oil

Filters of the Derwent Valley Water Board, 100 Finance, Japanese, 184, 573

Financial Position of Japan, 184, 573

" Finnieston,” Ferry Steamer, for Glasgow Harbour, 221

Fire-Engine, Steam (Merryweather), 702 Fire-Pump, Electric (Merryweather), 785 Firing of Boilers by Hand and Machine, 58 Fixation of Atmospheric Nitrogen, 861. See 500 Flames, Spectra of, Methods of Obtaining, 436 Flash-Light Indicator, The Hopkinson, 789 Fleet, Naval. See Warships

Fleming, Professor J. A.; Lectures on Wireless Telegraphy and Telephony, 517, 577, 649, 766, 834

Flight, Artificial, in America, 350

Flight, Artificial, in France, 216, 624, 828

Flight, The Laws of, 423. See Letters, 331

Flight, Problem of. See Letters

Flight. See also Aerial, Aeroplane, Propeller, and Airship

Floating Crane, 150-Ton, for Harland and Wolff, 471

Floating Cranes, Twin-Screw (A. F. Smulders)

Flour-Milling Machinery, 294, 366, 429, 504

Flying-Machines, The Voisin and the Wright, 828

Footstep Bearings, Michell, 833

Foreman, The Characteristics of a, 825

Foundations, Bridge, 66. See Walney Channel

Bridge

Foundries and Pipe-Casting in Permanent Moulds, 122

Foundry-Plate Moulding-Machine (Wilkinson's). 854

Foundry Regulations for Brass-Casting, 312, 315

“ Four-Inch ” Motor-Car Race, 448

Fox, F. D., on Railless Electric Traction, 372, 391

Fractures, Study of, 331, 340

Frames, Longitudinal, of Ships, 832

Franco-British exhibition:

British Machinery Section, 61, 416

Deport Field-Gun, 174

Machine-Tools at. See Illustrated Index

Scotch Technical Education at, 198. See also 127, 182

Technical School Exhibits at, 127, 182

Freight, Overcharges in Railway, 247

French Aeroplane Experiment, 216. See Aerial,

A eroplane, and Flying

French Aeroplane Results, 216, 624, 828

French Co-Operative Coal-Mine, 762. See 481

French Machine-Tools. See Franco-British Exhibition under Illustrated Index

French Naval Construction, 454

French Navy, 36

French Smokeless Powders, 44, 379,579. See 420

French State Railway, 180

French Warship Construction, 113

Friction Clutch (Heywood and Bridges), 870

Friction Losses in Gas-Engines, 121

Fuel, Alcohol, for Engines, Treatise on, 810

Fuel Consumption, Scientific Control of, 466, 493

Fuel for Diesel Oil-Engines, Cost of, 591

Fuel. See also Combustion

Fuel, Liquid. See Oil Fuel

Fuel, Water, and Gas Analysis; Treatise, 570

Furnaces, Electric, and Ferro-Silicon, 25, 45

Furnaces, Electric, Reactions of Iron in, 148, 205

Furnaces for Hardening by Means of Gas, 473

Furnaces, Locomotive, Combustion in, 50

Furness, Sir Christopher, and Co-Partnership, 481

Fuse, Magazine, The Arness Denny, 506

Gas Apparatus, Porous Plugs for, 21

Gas for Case-Hardening, 473

Gas-Driven Rolling-Mill at Mossend, 666, 708

Gas-Engines. See Engines, Gas

Gas Fuel, and Water Analysis Treatise, 570

Gas Made from Peat, 329, 355

Gas Manufacture, Recent Progress in, 80, 365

Gas-Producer Practice, 466

Gas-Producer Practice, Experiments on, 837, 874 Gas-Producer. See also Producer and Suction Gas-Producers, 329, 354

Gas-Retorts, Vertical, 365, 451

Gas-Suction Plants, 329, 338

Gas Supply Schemes in Parliament, 761

Gas-Works Machinery at Bristol, 149, 154

Gaseous Explosions, 278, 311, 326, 360, 426, 500

Gaseous Explosions, Speed, of, 278

Gases, Liquefaction of, 261, 501, 551

Gases, Radioactive, and Argon, 470

Gases, Specific Heat of, 819

Gauge, Pressure, for Petrol-Engine, 589

Gauge for Turbine-Blades, 237

Gear, Differential, for Motor-Cars, Design of, 603, 641, 699, 750, 786

Gear-Machining Tools. See Machine-Tools

Gearing, The Manufacture of, 169, 188, 223

Geipel Rapidity Steam-Trap, 237

“General Guerrero,” Mexican Transport, 160

Generators, Electric. See Alternators and Dynamos under Electric

Generators, Gas. See Producer and Suction and

Gas

Geodetic Arc in Africa, 433

Germain Motor-Car, 683

German and British Electrical Industry, 213, 724,

806

German Coal Production, 37

Germany and Britain, Comparison of Work and

Wages, 213

Girders. See Beams, Bridges, and Roofs

“Gladiator,” H.M.S., Salving of, 474

Glasgow Central Station Extension, 701

Glasgow Electricity Supply, 693

Glasgow Technical College, Testing Machines for,

403, 473

Glenluce, Boiler Explosion at, 659, 669

Gold-Mining and Sludge Abatement, 865

Goods Wagons, Either-Side Brakes for, 862

Grain-Handling Plant, Treatise on, 62

Grain-Milling and Handling Machine, 294, 366,

429, 504

Grain, Pressure of, 343

Graphic Methods of Ferro-Concrete Design, 47

Graphic Methods in Optical Problems, 800

Graving Dock. See also Dock

“Griffin,” Enclosed Suction Gas-Engine, 748

Grinding Machines. See Machine-Tools

Guards for Cotton Machinery, 165, 811

Guest's Law of Combined Stresses, 27. See

Letters

Guns, Ammunition Hoists for, 285

Gun. Deport Field, at the Franco-British Exhibition, 174

Guns, Field, of European Nations, 550

Guns. See also Warships

Gun, The Normal Automatic, 108

Gun, The Sjbgren Automatic Rifle, 854

Gun-Turret Ammunition-Hoists, 285

Gun-Turrets, Hydraulic Pipes for, 11

Gunboats. See Warships

Gunpowder, Smokeless, 44, 379, 579. See 420

Guy-Strainer, 486

“ Gwladys,” S.S., Machinery of, 444

Hailwood Lamp-Lighting and Testing Machine, 76

Halley’s Comet, 502

Hamburg Shipping, 420

Hammers. See Machine-Tools

Hand-Books. See Literature Index

Harbord, F. W., on Notched-Bar Impact-Tests,

714. 736, 768. See 772 and Erratum. 800

Harbour, Bristol, 5. See also Vol. LXXXV.

Harbour an Craster, 238

Harbour and Dock Schemes in Parliament, 762

Harbour Ferry Steamer “ Finnieston,” 221

Harbour, The Methil, Fifeshire, 299

Harbours. See also Docks and Estuaries

Hardening by Means of Gas, 473

Hawdon, W., on the Cleveland Iron and Steel

Industry, 452, 460

Heao Conductivity of Lagging Material, 763

. Heat Evolved by Pitchblende, 471

Heat-Flow through Gas-Engine Cylinders, 497

Heat, Specific, of Gases, 819

Heat, Thermodynamics of, Treatise on, 202

Heat Transmission in Condensers, 802

Heater and Water-Softener, 871

Heimbach, Hydro-Electric Power-Station at, 229

Heliograph, Spectro, for Madrid Observatory, 436

Helium, Liquefaction of, 261, 501.

Helium Produced from Radium, 281, 470. See 471

Helium, Refractive Index of, 819

Hematite Prices. See Metal-Price Diagrams

Henderson, Professor J. B., on Horse-Power Rating of Petrol-Engines, 796. See 415, 661, 852

Hertzian-Wave Telegraphy. See Wireless Telegraphy under Electric

Heywood and Bridges’ Friction-Clutch, 870

High-Speed Tool-Steel. See Tool-Steel

Highways, Construction of, 509, 662, 797

Hoists for Ammunition, 285

Holgate, Thomas, on Recent Progress in Gas Manufacture, 365

Hong Kong, Trade of, 872

Hooke’s Joints on Motor-Cars, 729

Honkinson’s Adjustable Balanced Stop-Valve, 870

Hopkinson’s Flash-Light Indicator, 789

Hoppers, Storage, Treatise on, 62

Horner, Joseph, on Holroyd’s 54-In. Universal Gear-Cutter, 525

Horner, Joseph, on the Vertical Boring and Turning-Mills at the Franco-British Exhibition, 69

Horner, Joseph, on Sheet-Metal-Working Tools at the Franco-British Exhibition, 29

Horner, Joseph, on Technical School Exhibits at the Franco-British Exhibition, 127, 182. See also 198

Horse-Power of Petrol-Engines, 415, 661, 796, 852

Hulls of Ships, Construction of, 832

Humpage, Thomas, on the Manufacture of Spur-

Gearing, 169, 188, 223

Hutchinson, T. C., on the Mechanical Cleaning of Iron Ores, 452, 456

Hydraulic Machine-Tools. See Machine-Tools

Hydraulic Pipes for Revolving Turrets, 11

Hydraulics of Rivers, Treatise on, 607

Hydraulics, Treatise on, 230

Hydraulic. See also Water

Hydro-Electric Power-Station at Heimbach, 229

Hydro-Electric Power-Station at Svalgfossen, 184 Hydro-Electric Power-Station at Thamshavn, Norway, 183

Hydro-Electric Power-Station at Trolhattan, Sweden, 816

Hyndman, Francis, on the Liquefaction of Helium, 261

Ignition Devices for Motor Cars, 746

Ignition of Explosive Gases, 278

Ignition of Explosive Mixtures, 278, 311

Illumination and Eyesight, 246

Illumination. See also Light and Lighting and Lamps

Impact-Testing of Notched Bars, 714, 731, 736, 768, 772. See Erratum, 800

India-Rubber Exhibition at Olympia, 383

India-Rubber Machinery at Olympia, 850

India, Trade of, 284

Indian Pilot Cruiser “ Lady Fraser,” 87

Indian Railway Affairs, 173

Indian Railway Property, 88

Indicator, The Hopkinson Flash-Light, 789

Indicator for Petrol-Engine, 589

“ Indomitable,” H.M.S., Speed of, 179, 239

Industrial Co-Partnerships, 481. See 762

Industrial Notes, 23, 52, 89, 119, 153, 187, 222, 252, 285, 317, 353, 390, 422, 455, 489, 523, 557, 596, 629, 666, 701, 730, 767, 801, 835, 873

Industrial Situation, 43

Industries, Electro-Chemical, and Cheap Power, 860

Industry, Electric, British and Foreign, 283, 724, 806

Inertia, Moments of, 800

Inglis, J. C.; Presidential Address to Institution of Civil Engineers, 622, 630

Ingot-Moulds for Steel Work, 77 Injector, The Cosmopolitan, 353 Inspection of Farm Boilers, 659, 669 Institute of Metals, 659, 695, 830 Institution of Electrical Engineers, Presidential

Address, by W. M. Mordey, 724, 806

Institution of Engineers and Shipbuilders in Scotland (New Building), 752. Presidential Address by John Ward, 793

Institutions, Technical. See Electrical Engineers, Civil Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Naval Architects, Iron and Steel Institute, Physical Society, British Association, and Society of Arts

Instruments, Electrical Measuring; Treatise, 571 Instruments, Electrical. See under Electric Instruments, Scientific, at Physical Society, 828 Insurance of Labour in France, 115

Insurance of Workmen. See Workmen's Compensation and Legal

Interchangeability. See Standardisation

Internal-Combustion Engines. See Engines, Internal-Combustion; Engines, Gas ; Engines, Oil; Engines, Petrol; Motor-Cars, and Motor -Launches

Internal Structure of Metals. See Micro-Photographs

International Conference on Electric Units, 479, 519, 553

International Congress on Cold, 520, 543. See Erratum, 547

International Road Congress, 509, 662, 797

International Rubber Exhibition at Olympia, 383. See 850

Inventions, Development of, 345

Inventions. See Patents

Iron Casting in Permanent Moulds, 122. See also Foundry

Iron, Composition of. See Micro-Photographs Iron and Concrete. See Ferro-Concrete

Iron Dephosphorisation of, in Electric Furnace, 148, 205

Iron-Founders, Training of, 419

Iron Industry, American, 564

Iron, Influence of Silicon on, 530

Iron Ores, Mechanical Cleaning of, 452, 456

Iron-Ore Briquette-Making Plant, 302

Iron Production in Belgium, 160

Iron. See also Steel

Iron Sheets and Tubes, Electrolytic, Manufacture of, 465

Iron and Steel Bridges. See Bridges

Iron and Steel Industrj’ in China, 417

Iron and Steel Industry of Cleveland, 452, 460

Ironclad Switch-Gear (Reyrolle and Co.), 610 Ironclad. See Warships

Iron and Steel Institute:

Middlesbrough Meeting:

451, 463

A Test for Ascertaining the Relative Wearing Properties of Rail Steel, by E. H. Saniter, 453, 493

Power Supply and Its Effect on the Industries of the North-East Coast, by Charles H. Merz, 449, 458, 463, 490

The Iron and Steel Industries of the Cleveland District During the Last Quarter of a Century, by W. Hawdon, 452, 460

’ The Mechanical Cleaning of Iron Ores, by T. C. Hutchinson, 452, 456

Note on a Workshop Microscope, by J. E. Stead, 452, 456

A Description of Messrs. Bell Brothers’ Blast-Furnaces from 1814 to 1908, by G. Jones, 452. See 409

Bye-Laws, 453

Analysis of British Pig Iron Shown at the Franco-British Exhibition, by Professor Bauerman, 453

Some Results of Experience with Electrically-Driven Rolling-Mills, by C. Koettgen and C. A. Ablett, 464, 597

The Production of Finished-Iron Sheets and Tubes in One Operation, by Sherard Cowper-Coles, 465

The Future Development of the Metal-Mixer and the Open-Hearth Process, by Arthur E. Pratt, 465

Further Experiments upon Gas-Producer Practice, by Professor W. A. Bone and R. V. Wheeler, 466, 837, 874

The Chemical Control of the Basic Open-Hearth Process, by Alfred Harrison and R. V. Wheeler, 466

Iron and Steel ln»titute-continuea.

Therrien tific Control of Fuel Uo“s„linlPg30a’ by Professor H. E. Armstrong, 466, 493

Influence of Silicon on the 1 hj sica.and Chemical Properties of Iron, bj Adolphe Jouve, 530

Cleveland

See also

Brothers,

Excursions: .

Dorman, Long, and Co., Britannia Works, 408, 453 , _

Bell Brothers, Limited, 409, 40/

Bolckow, Vaughan, and Co.,

Works, 438, 453

Smith’s Dock Company, 432, 467. 605, 677, 718

Darlington Forge Company, 629

Iron and Steel Works of Messrs. Bell

409,467 T

Iron and Steel Works of Messrs. Dorman, Long,

and Co., 408, 453

Iron Trust in Russia, 250

Iron Works of Messrs. Bolckow, Vaughan, and

Co., 438, 453 „

Ironwork, Structural. See Steel, Bridges, Hoofs, Ferro-Concrete, and Buildings

Irrigation in South Africa, 516

Isle of Man Motor-Car Race, 448„

Isle of Man Turbine Steamer " Ben-my-Chree, 203•

Japan, Education in, 83

Japan, Shipbuilding in, 234, 349, 624

Japan, Trade of, 524

Japanese Competition with Western Shipping, 762

Japanese Cotton-Spinning Industry, 251

Japanese Finance, 573

Japanese Financial Position, 181

Japanese Merchants, Advice to, 386

Japanese Shipbuilding Industry, 234, 349, 624

Japanese Shipowning, Progress of, 199

Japanese Shipping Subventions *24

Japanese Turbine-Steamer “ Tenyo Maru,” 444, 592

Japanese University atTokio,. 589

Jouve, Adolphe, on New Applications of Electro-

Metallurgical Alloys, 25. See 45

Jouve, Adolphe, on the Influence of Silicon on Iron, 530

Kent Collieries’ Law Suit, 24

Kent, George, Limited, New Works of, 21

Kerr, John G., on Scotch Technical Education at the Franco-British Exhibition, 198. See also 127, 182

King’s Navy. See Warships

Kite Investigations of Atmosphere, 400,822. See also Balloons

Knight Petrol-Engine, 681

Koettgen, C., on Electrically - Driven Rolling-Mills, 464, 597

Korea, Railway Communication in, 183

Laboratories, Testing, in Germany. See also

German

Labour Affairs. See Industrial Notes

Labour Capitalists, 481, 762

Labour Conditions in Germany and Britain, 213

Labour Congress, 381

Labour Dispute, North-East Coast, 413

Labour Disputes, Arbitration in, 382

Labour, The Hazards of, 145. See also 757

Labour Insurance in France, 115

Labour Legislation. See also Workmen's Compensation, Legal, Industrial Notes, and Trade

Labour Market on the Continent, 250

Labour Questions at the Trades-Union Congress,

381. See Industrial Notes

Labour Representation in Parliament, 758

“Lady Fraser,” India Pilot Cruiser, 87

Lagging of Thin Pipes and Wires, 763

Lake Malaren, Regulation of, 314

Lakes, Scottish, Temperature of, 400

Lakes, Waves in, 401

Lamp Pump, 788

Lamps, Arc, and Suspension Gear (Veritys,

Limited), 837

Lamps. See also Electric

Lanchester, F. W., on the Laws of Flight, 331,

423. See Letters

Lap-Machines, Safety Appliance for, 811

Lathes. See Machine-Tools

Launches, Motor. See Motor-Launches

Laying Blocks at Methil Docks, 299

Le Blanc, Maurice, on the Principles of Condensation, 287, 306

Leakage of Air in Condensers, 444. See also Condensers

Lectures, Post-Graduate, on Radiotelegraph y and Radiotelephony, 517, 577, 649, 766, 831

Legal:

24, 47, 81, 83, 115, 181, 183, 312, 315, 345, 555, 588, 623, 693, 697, 758, 762,789, 794, 799 826

Bankruptcy Law Amendment, 81

Blast-Furnace Fumes Case, 176

Brass-Foundry Regulations, 312, 315

Companies jn Liquidation, 762

Company Law in Novel Patent Case, 762

Conway v. Wade, 153

Extension of Term of a Patent, 345

Glasgow Electricity Supply, 693

Gray v. Variety Artists’ Federation, 836

Insurance of Labour in France, 115

Law and Usage of Patents, Designs, and

Trade-Marks; Treatise, 570

Liquidation of Company, 762

Motor-Cars, Skidding, and the Law, 555

Patent Infringement Case, 36

Patents Act, The, 345, 570, 762, 789, 794 826

Principals and Sub-Contractors’ Liability under the Workmen’s Compensation Act. oo ’

Railway Conciliation Board’s Case, 153 •

Kents of Railway Sidings, 183

SCLimitedf 24M°Untain Vt Kent Collieries,

S°Oises'799kmen’S ComPensation Appeal

Union Members of Parliament and Compulsory Levies, 153, 758, 767, 801, 802

Workmen s Compensation Act, 588

Leg'll—continued.

Workmen’s Compensation Cases in Court of Appeal, 47, 83, 181

Workmen’s Compensation Decisions, House of Lords, 697 .

Legislation and the Electrical Industries, 283, 482, 725, 806

Legislation. See also Parliament, Industrial Notes, and Legal

Lenses for Telescopes, 471

Lentz Valves for Compound Locomotive, 801 Letters to the Editor, 21, 48, 84, 116, 151, 185, 205 238, 270, 306, 343, 387, 410, 418, 440, 510, 555’ 590, 615, 650, 693, 72S, 750, 786, 832, 852

“Leviathan,’’Dredger, for Mersey Docks and Harbour Board, 582

Libration, Lunar, Constancy of, 436

Lietzenmayer Crude-Oil Engines, 644

Lifts. See also Hoists and Elevators

Light and the Electro-Magnetic Theory, 467

Light and Eyesight, 246

Light, Photometric Standard, of National Physical Laboratory, 467

Light, Ph} siological Effect of, 246

Lighting, Electric. See also Electric Lightning, Oscillatory Character of, 47 Lilly, W. E., on the Strength of Solid Cylin.

drical Struts, 374, 670

Linotype and Similar Machinery, 862

Liquefaction of Helium, 261, 501. See 551

Liquid Air and the Manufacture of Oxygen, 50 Liquid-Fuel Burner, The Carbogen, 522

Liquid Fuel, The Supply of, 118

Liquid Fuel, Treatise on, 809

Literature, 32, 62, 200, 230, 266, 298, 570, 607 809, 841. See Literature Index

Lithium Produced from Radium, 281

Lithium in Radioactive Minerals, 500

Live Axles for Motor-Cars, Design of, 603, 641, 699, 729, 750, 786

Live-Steam Feed-Heaters, 3S7

Liverpool Salvage Association. Salvage of H.M.S.

“Gladiator,” 474

Livesey, Sir George, The late, 482

Lloyd’s Shipbuilding Report, 43, 487, 554

Lloyd’s Register of Lost Shipping, 219

Local Authorities. See Municipal and London County Council

Locomotive Boilers, Tube-Cleaner for, 305

Locomotive, Compound, with Pielock Superheater and Lentz Valves (The Hannoversche Maschinenbau A.-G. Hanover-Linden), 801

Locomotive, Eight-Wheeled Side-Tank, for Delta Railways (W. G. Bagnall, Limited), 38

Locomotives, Electric, on Swedish Railways, 248 Locomotive Fire-Boxes, Combustion in, 50 Locomotive, Six-Coupled Goods, for Caledonian

Railway, 546

Locomotive, Six-Coupled Passenger, for North Brabant Railway (Beyer, Peacock, and Co.), 722

Locomotive, Twelve-Wheeled Mallet Compound (North British Locomotive Company), 141

London County Council. See also Municipal London County Council Tramway Report, 21, 522 London County Council Works Department, 148 London Electric Power Supply, 245, 691 London Private Water Supply, 647

London Traffic, 725

I London Water Works, New, 588

I Longridge, M., on Machinery Breakdowns, 309 “ Lord Nelson,” H.M. Battleship, 293, 389, 421 Lorries. See also Motor Wagons Lotschberg Tunnel, 147

Lubricating Oils, Analysis of, 146

Lubrication, Forced, for Axle-Boxes, 140, 149, 185

Lunar Libration, Constancy of, 436

Machine-Tools:

Axle Lathe, Double (Pollock and Macnab, Manchester), 378

Band-Saw for Metal (Panhard and Levassor, Paris), 640

Band-Saw for Wood (Panhard and Levassor, Paris), 640

Bevel-Gear Planing-Machine, The Sutherland (Chas. Churchill and Co., Limited, Manchester), 574

Boring, Drilling, and Milling - Machine, Duplex Horizontal (Henry Broadbent and Co.), 685

Boring and Gaining-Machine for Woodwork (Thomas Robinson and Sons, Limited, Rochdale), 132

Boring, Horizontal, and Surfacing-Machine (Frank Pearn and Co., Limited), 506

Boring, Horizontal, and Facing-Machine (Geo. Richards and Co., Limited), 542

Boring, Tapping, and Milling-Machine (Defries and Co., Dusseldorf), 421

Boring and Turning-Mill, 4-Ft. (John Stirk and Sons, Limited, Halifax), 69

Calipers for Turbine-Blades, 237

Chuck for Capstan Lathe (H. W. Ward and Co.), 536

Cropping-Machine for Bolt-Makers (John Cameron, Limited, Salford), 376

Drilling, Boring, and Milling - Machine, Duplex Horizontal (Henry Broadbent and Co.), 685

Drilling-Machine, Radial (Selig, Sonnenthal, and Co.), 442

Drilling-Machine, Radial (William Asquith, Limited, Halifax), 540

Drilling-Machine, Small Radial (Drummond Brothers, Limited, Guildford), 685

Drilling-Machine, Two-Spindle (Francis Berry and Co.), 240

Electric Riveter (A. Piat et Fils), 609 Electric Welder. See Electric Gajning-Machine for Woodwork (Robinson, Rochdale), 132

Gear-Cutting Machine, Bevel, 580

Gear-Cutting Machine (Brenot, Buronfcsie, and Co.), 608

G^«QCoofc?in8’ Machines> Development of,

(John Holroyd and

res J. Guest), 203 ig, Sonnenthal, and

Gear-Cutting Machine

Co., Limited), 525

Grinding-Machines (Ja:

Grinding-Machines (Se

Co.), 236

Machine Tools-continued.

Grinding - Machines, Surface (Luke and

Grinding-Machine for Tools, Rings, and Lathe Centres (Chas. Churchill and Co.), 531

Grinding-Machine, Universal (Birch and Co., Hack-Saw’, 54n. (John Holroydand Son), 336 Lathe, 8i-In. Centre (Selig, Sonnenthal, and Lathe’ 4-In., and Turret Attachment (Drummond Brothers, Guildford), 687.

' Lathe, Multiple Turning and Grinding, tor Shafting (Macdonald, Swinburne, ana Co.,

L^hefor Railway Axles (Pollock and Macnab, Manchester), 378 . . , •

Machine-Tools at the Franco-British Exhibition. See Franco-British Exhibition in Illustrated Ixdex

Machine-Tools at Manchester Exhibition.

See Manchester Exhibiton

Milling Boring, and Drilling - Machine, M Duplex Horizontal (Henry Broadbent and Mining,Coring, and Tapping-Machine

(Defries and Co., Dusseldorf), 4-1

Milling-Machines, Vertical (Alfred Herbert,

Mortising-Machine for Carriage-Builders (Robinson and Sons), 132 .

Moulding-Machine, Three-Spindle (Robinson and Sons), 537 w

Pattern-Plate Moulding-Machine (J. W. Jackman and Co., Limited), 854

Planing and Sand-Papering-Machine (John Pickles and Son, Hebden, Bridge), 789

Press, Friction Screw, The Monkemoller, 317

Repairs, Renewals, and Depreciation of Ma-

  • online-Tool?, 537, 562. 590, 624

Screw-Machine, Four-Spindle (II. W. Ward and Co., Limited, Birmingham), 514

Shaping-Machine, 24-In. (Selig, Sonnenthal,

Shearing-Machine for Bolt-Makers (John Cameron, Limited), 376

Sheet-Metal-Working Tools (E. W. Bliss and

Tjue^Boring Mill (Smith and Coventry, Limited), 471 , .

Wood-Working Machine (Thomas Robinson and Sons, Rochdale), 132

Machinery, Breakdowns of, 309 .

Machlet’s Plant for Case-Hardening by Gas, 4/3 Madrid Observatory, Spectrohehograph for, 436 Magazine Fuse, The Arness Denny, 506 Magazine Gun, The Normal Automatic, 108 Magazine Rifle, The Sjogren Automatic, 854 Magnetic Observations at Falmouth, 402 Magnetism. See Electric and Physical Society Magneto Machines for Motor-Cars, 746 Maintenance of Workshop Plant and Machinery, 537,562,590,624

Malaren Lake, Regulation of, 314

Management of Workmen, 825

Manchester Electrical Exhibition, Exhibits at:

Bevel-Gear Planing-Machine(Charles Churchhill and Co., Limited), 581 .

Boring and Facing-Machine, Horizontal (George Richards and Co., Limited), 542

Boring and Surfacing-Machine, Horizontal (Frank Pearn and Co., Limited), 506

Chuck for Capstan Lathe (H. W. Ward and Co.,Limited), 542 .

Drill Radial (William Asquith, Limited), 511

Electrical Welding Apparatus (British In sulated and Helsby.Cables), 485

Feed-Heater, and Oil-Separator (The Hudson Economiser Company, Limited), 484

Four-Spindle Screw-Machine (H. W. Ward i and Co., Limited), 508 .

Grinding-Machine (Messrs. G. Birch and Co.), 486

Grinding Machinery (Charles Churchill and Co., Limited), 581 i

Ironclad, E.H.T., Switch-Gear (A. Reyrolle and Co.), 610

Magazine Fuse, The Arness Denny (Messrs. I Bullers, Limited), 506

Merz Price Cable-Protection Gear, 508 .

Paraffin Motor (Charles Price and Son), 575

Pumps, Three-Throw (Frank Pearn and Co., Limited), 507

Straining-Shackle (Messrs. Bullers, Limited), 486

Surface - Grinding Machines (Luke and Spencer, Limited), 649

Switch Gear, E.H.T. (General Electric Company, Limited), 510

Switch-Gear, Lever-Operated (Ferranti, Limited), 541

Switch-Gear for Mines (British Westinghouse Company), 576, 577. See Erratum, 655 Various Exhibits, 484, 506, 542, 574 Water-Cooling Tower (Hudson Economiser

Company), 484

Manchester Industrial Development, 697

Manganese. See Alloys

Manhole-Cover for Hot-Water Tanks, 318

Manufactures of India, 284

Manx Turbine Steamer "Ben-My-Chree,” 203

Marconi. See Wireless Telegraphy under Electric

Marine Engineering. See Engines, Marine; Eaval Architects, Turbines, and Warships

Marine Gas-Engines, 15, 48, 85, 118, 787

Marine Gas-Engines in H.M.S. “ Rattler,” 450

Marine Motors. See Motors and Motor Launches

Marine Steam-Turbine. See Turbine

Marks, Lionel S., on the Power and Efficiency of

Gas and Oil Engines, 121

Mascart, E. E. N., The late, 281

Masters and Servants’ Cases. See Legal

Mathematical Papers at British Association, 471

Mather and Platt; Steam-Turbine, 1

Matter, Different States of, 115

Measurement of Moment of Inertia, 800

Mechanical Engineers, Institution of:

Summer Meeting at Bristol:

148, 168

Opening Proceedings, 148 ■

Forced Lubrication for Axle-Boxes, by T.

Hurry Riches, 140, 149. See 185

Inclined-Retort Coal and Coke - Handling Plants at Bristol, by William Stagg, 149, 154

Excursions and Visits to Works, 151,172

The Direct Production of Copper Tubes, Sheets, and Wire, by Sherard O. Cowper Coles, 158,168, 192

The Evolution and Methods of Manufacture of Spur-Gearing, by Thomas Humpage, 169, 188, 223

A Method of Detecting the Bending of Columns, including a Description of the Sphingometer, by C. A. M. Smith, 172, 253

London Meetings, Winter Session :

Repairs, Renewals, Deterioration, and Depreciation of Workshop Plant and Machinery, by James E. Darbishire, 537, 562, 624. See 590

Water Arbitration Prize, Award of, 537

Willans Premium Award, The, 714

The Resistance of Materials to Impact, by Dr. T. E. Stanton and L. Bairstow, 714, 731, 772. See Erratum, 800

Different Methods of Impact Testing on Notched Bars, by F. W. Harbord, 714, 736, 768, 772. See Erratum, 800

Type-Casting and Composing Machinery, by M. L. A. Legros, 862

Mechanical Power in Country Houses, 781

Mechanical Stokers, Test of, 58

Mechanicians and Artificers in the Navy, 213.

See also Naval

Melbourne Railways, Electrification of, 397

Merrick Conveyor Weightome ter, 578 ,

Merry weather Steam Fire-Engines, 702, 785

Mersey Docks and Harbour Board, Large , Dredger for, 582

Mersey, Estuary of, 814

Merz, Charles H., on Power Supply on the North-East Coast, 458, 463, 490. See 449

Metals, Arc Spectra of, 437

Metals, Conduction of Electricity through, 586

Metals, Elasticity of, 818

Metals, Electro-Deposition of, 501 .

Metals, The Institute of, 659, 695, 830

Metal-Mixers and the Open-Hearth Process, 465 .

Metals, New System of Welding, 48, 85, 117. | See also Vol. LXXXV.

Metal-Price Diagrams, 22, 186, 316, 454, 628, 764

Metals. See Jron, Steel, Tin, Copper, Aluminium, Alloys, and Micro-Photographs

Metals, Pyrophorous, 864 i

Metallic Alloys, Testing of, 53. See Erratum, 86 I Metallic Compounds, Theory of, 695, 830 Metallic Filament Lamps. See also Lamps

Metallography, Treatise on, 266 j

Metallurgical Industry in America, 564

Meteorological Society, Itoyal:

Electrical State of Upper Atmosphere, 688 ( Scientific Kites ; Balloon Observations, 822 Meteorology, Antarctic, 281, 402. See 842 i Meteorological Observation on Ben Nevis, 402 Meteorology of Antarctic Expedition, Treatise

on, 842

Meteorology as an Applied Science, 375 Meteorology, Dr. W. N. Shaw on, 375 Meteorology. See British Association Methil Docks, Fifeshire, 299

Metropolitan. See also London

Metropolitan Water Board’s New Reservoir and Pumping-Station, 588

Mexican Transport “ General Guerrero,” 160

Michell Thrust-Bearings, 833

Micro-Photographs of Breakages, 331, 340

Micro-Photographs, Treatise on, 266

Microscope, Workshop, 452, 456

Micro-Structure and Mechanical Properties of Steel, 772. See Erratum, 800

Micro-Structure of Metals. See Micro-Photograph in Illustrated Index

Middlesbrough Meeting of Iron and Steel Institute, 451, 463

Military Field Telephones, Treatise on, 267 Military Monocular Field Glass, 419, 512 Military Rifle, The Sjogren Automatic, 854 Military Tractors, Competition for, 111, 116 Milk-Separator, The “ Swiftsure,” 34

Mill for Crushing Sugar-Cane (George Fletcher and Co.), 208

Milling-Machine. See Machine-Tools

Milling Machinery for Flour, 294, 366, 429, 504

Mills, Cotton, Safety Appliances in, 165, 811 Mills. See also Factories

“Minas Geraes,” Brazilian Battleship, 214, 352 Mine Ventilation, Arrangement of Fans for, 75 Mine Winding-Engine. See Engines, Winding, and Colliery

Minerals. See also Mining, Railway

Miner’s Lamp Igniter and Tester, 76

Mining of Coal in Germany, 37

Mining, Co-Operative, in France, 762

Mining Exhibition at Olympia, 74, 114

Mining of Gold, Sludge Abatement in, 865

Mining Industry, American, 564

Mining Machinery. See also Engines, Colliery, and Electric

Mining and Metallurgy in Belgium, 160

Mining Switch-Gear, 576, 610. See Erratum, 655

Mining of Zinc in Great Britain, 112

Mirrors, Parabolic, Construction of, 559

Miscellanea, 13, 41, 143, 177, 220, 243, 316, 407, 479, 513, 547, 619, 689, 755, 791, 857

Mississippi Estuary, 676

Moments of Inertia, Measurement of, 800

Mbnkemoller Friction Screw-Press, 317

Monocular Prism Field-Glass for the Army, 419, 512

Moon, Libration of, 436

Mordey, W. M., on Comparisons between British and Foreign Electrical Industry, 724, 806. See 283

Morrow, Dr. J., on Experiments on Air-Pumps, 703

Mossend Works, Gas-Driven Rolling-Mill, 666, 708

Motors, Agricultural, at Royal Society’s Show, 18, 35. See Z?rra£tm, 73

Motors, Alcohol, Treatise on, 810

Motor-Cab, The Siddeley, 267

Motor-Cabs, Design and Tests of, 262

Motor-Car Accidents and the Law, 555

Motor-Cars, Bevel-Geared Back Axles for, Design of, 603, 641, 699, 729, 750, 786

Motor-Oar, The Brooke, 654

Motor-Car, The Charron, 684

Motor-Car, Daimler, 681

Motor-Car Details. See Illustrated Index

Motor-Car, “ Dolphin,” 684

Motor-Car Engines, Pressure-Indicator for, 589

Motor-Car Exhibition. See Olympia and Motor-Car Details under Illustrated Index

Motor-Car, Germain, 683

Motor-Cars, Hooke’s Universal Joints on, 729

Motor-Car Ignition Devices, 746

Motor-Cars, Improvements in Design of, 746, 759, 786

Motor-Car, Napier, 652

Motor-Cars at Olympia. See Olympia

Motor-Car, Racing, 181

Motor-Cars, Rating of Horse-Power, 415, 661, 796, 852

Motor-Car, Sheffield Simplex Six-Cylinder, 710

Motor-Car, Siddeley Six-Cylinder, 613

Motor-Car, Thornycroft, 653

Motor-Cars, Treatise on, 62

Motor-Car Trials of Royal Automobile Club, 16, 216

Motor-Car Trials of Scottish Automobile Club, 134. See 16, 216

Motor-Car, Vauxhall, 682

Motors, Internal-Combustion. See Engines, Oil; Engines, Gas; Engines, Petrol; Motor-Car; Motor-Omnibus ; and Motor-Launch

Motor Omnibuses, Railless Electric, 372, 391

Motors, Petrol. See Motor - Cars; Engines, Petrol

Motor Race, The “Four-Inch,” 448

Motor. See also Engine

Motor Tractors for Military Purposes, 111, 116.

See 18, 35

Motor Vehicles, Wear in, 370, 394

Motor Wagons. See also Tractor

Mould for Steel Ingots, 77

Moulders, Training of, 419

Moulding-Machine for Foundry, Wilkinson’s, 854

Moulds, Permanent, for Pipe-Casting, 122

Moving of a Railway Station, 864

Municipal Electricity Supply and Competition, 693

Municipal Trading of London County Council, 148 .

Municipal Trading. See also London County Council

Municipalities and the Electrical Industries, 283, 482, 725 See 724, 806

Municipalities and Provisional Orders, 591

Naphtha Industry in Russia, 668

Napier Motor-Car, 652

Natal Government Railways, 414

National Physical Laboratory, Photometric Standard at, 467

Nationalisation of Austrian Railways, 246

Nationalisation of French Railways, 180

Nationalisaton of Railways, 528

Naval Architects, Education of, 692

Naval Construction, French, 454

Naval Construction, New British, 725

Naval Construction, Present and Future, 621

Naval Construction. See also Warships

Naval Engineering Experimental Work, 115

Naval Engineering, The Future of, 859

Naval Engineers and Admiralty Policy, 657

Naval Estimate of Foreign Powers, 798

Naval Machinery. See Warships, Boilers, Engines, and Turbines .

Naval. See also Navy

Naval Shipbuilding in Japan, 234

Naval Ships, Names of, Treatise on, 843

Navigable Rivers and their Treatment, 567, 675, 742, 814

Navigation, Inland, in Siberia, 865

Navigation Subventions in Japan, 624

Navvy, Steam (John H. Wilson and Co.), 14

Navy Artificers and Mechanicians, 213

Navy Construction in France, 113

Navy, The French, 36

Navy. See also Naval

Navy League Annual, 810

Navy Shipbuilding Policy, 79

Navy, United States, Turbines in, 255, 312

Navy and the Use of Liquid Fuel, 725

Negative Pressure on Screw Propulsion, 186

New South Wales Public Works, 347

New South Wales Railways, 586

New York State Barge Canal, 334

Newcastle Show of Royal Agricultural Society,

18, 32. See Erratum, 73

Nickel Steel for Bridges, 515, 556

Nile Estuary, 567

Nitrogen from Air and Peat, 500

Nitrogen, Atmospheric, Fixation of, 861

Non-Slipping Treads of Stairs, 751, 852

Normal Automatic Gun, 108, 854

North Brabant Railway ; Six-Coupled Passenger Locomotive, 722

North-East Coast, Power Supply of, 449, 458, 4£3, 490

North-East Coast Engineers’ Strike, 413

North, Notes from the, 12, 40, 72, 108,142,176, 210, 242, 274, 302, 350, 378, 406, 444, 478, 512, 546, 582, 618, 655, 688, 720, 754, 822, 856

Norway, New Electric Railway in, 183

Norwegian Power-Station at Svalgfossen, 184.

See also Swedish and Water

Notched Bars, Impact Tests of, 714,731, 736, 768, 772. See Erratum, 800

Notes. See Cleveland, North, South-West, South Yorkshire, United States, Industrial, Legal, and Miscellanea

Obituary:

Andrews, Thornton, 823

Ayrton, Professor W. E., 660

Bacon, Robert, 702

Barnes, F. K., 314

Obituary—continued.

Beardmore, Joseph, 220

Becquerel, Henri, 282

Brough, Bennett H., 488

Bruce, Sir George Barclay, 279

Bulhvant, W. M., 454

Canet, Gustave, 517

Canning, Sir Samuel, 450

Chapman, Henry, 551

Edwards, Engineer-Captain R. W„ 488 Ellin, A. R , 721

Field, Edward, 728

Homfray, Samuel George, 513, 556 Kullmann, Heinrich, 799

Livesey, Sir George, 482

Marshall, J. IL, 350

Mascart, E. E. N., 281 Peters, Theodor, 387 Rennie, George B., 694 Rosse, Lord. 313

Sheppard, James, 186

Smith, William, 420

Spencer, J. W., 313

Stephenson, J. A., 275

Stothert, George Kelson, 487

Thompson, Richard, 473

Trappen, Alfred, 186

Vavasseur, Josiah, 693

Wilkinson, John, 741

Ocean Temperatures and Trade Winds, 402 Oil Analysis for Engineers, 146

Oil for Diesel Engine, Cost of, 591

Oil-Engines. See Engines, Oil; Motor-Cars • Rotors; Tractors, Petrol; and Motor Launches Oil-J lelds of Argentina, 567

Oil-Fields of Russia, Treatise on, 809

Oil-Fuel Burner, The “ Carbogen,” 522

Oil-Fuel in the Navy, 725

Oil Industry, Russian, 668

Oil, Mineral, The Supply of, 118

Oil Pipe-Line, Engines and Pumps for, 824 Oil-Pumps for Railway Axle-Boxes, 140, 149, 185 Oil. See also Lubrication

Oil-Separation from Water, 314, 388

Oil-Separator and Feed-Heater (The Hudson Economiser Company), 484

Olympia Motor-Car Exhibition, 652, 653, 654 680 710, 746, 759, 786. For Principal Details see Illustrated Index under Olympia and Motor-Car Details. See Erratum, 865

Olympia Motor-Car Exhibition, Lessons from /59, 786 ’

Olympia Mining Exhibition, 74, 114

Olympia Rubber Exhibition, 383, 850 Open-Hearth Process and Metal-Mixers, 465 Opening-Bridge over Walney Channel, 65, 95 1/2, 231, 822

Ophthalmoscope, New Type of, 467

Optical Indicator, The Hopkinson, 789

Optical Instruments, 250,370,419,436,471,512 559 Optics and the Electro-Magnetic Theory, 467* Optometer and Entoptiscope Combined, 467 Orders under Electric Lighting Act, 591 Ordnance. See Warships and Guns Ore-Briquetting Plant, 302 Ore. See also Iron

Ores, Iron, Mechanical Cleaning of, 452, 456 Oscillatory Character of Lightning, 47

“Otaki,” Steamer with Piston and Turbine Engines, 664

Overcharges in Railway Rates, 247

Oxygen Separation from Liquid Air, 50

Paint, “ Apexior,” for Boilers, 350

Paints, Treatise on, 32

Palestine, Development of, 511

Parabolic Reflectors, Construction of, 559

Paraffin Agricultural Motors, 35. See also Engine, Paraffin

Parker, W. B., on the Testing, of Alloys, 53. See Erratum, 86

Parliament and the Electrical Industries, 283.

482, 725 » >

Parliament, Engineering Schemes in, 760

Parliament and London Electric Power Supply,691

Parliament and the Navy. See also Warships, Engineers, and E aval

Parliament, Railway Schemes in, 726, 760

Parliamentary Orders under Electric Lighting

Act, 591 s

Parliamentary Representation of Trade Unions, 758. ..See also Legal

Parseval Airship, 275

Parsons Turbines, 203, 255, 312, 325, 444, 545, 592, 664. See Turbines

Partnerships, Industrial, 481, 762

- Patent Extension, Term of, 345

| Patent Law and Limited Companies, 762

Patent Record, 26, 59, 93, 125, 161, 195, 227, 260, 292, 323, 396, 428, 462, 496, 532, 565, 601, 637. 673, 706, 739. 773, 839, 877

Patents Act, Working of, 789, 794, 826

Patents in Different Countries, 588

Patents, The Law of ; Treatise, 571

Pattern-Plate Moulding-Machine, Wilkinson’s, 854

Peat, Production of Ammonia from, 500

Peat, Utilisation of, 329, 355

Petrol-Motors. See Engines, Petrol; Motor-

Cars; Motors, Petrol; Motor - Launches; Motor-Buses, and Motors

Petrol through Carburettors, Flow of, 618

Petroleum in Argentina, 567

Petroleum, Russian, Treatise on, 809

Petroleum, The Supply of, 118

Phases, Different, of Matter, 115

Phosphor-Bronze, Specification of, 831

Photo-Electric Properties of Potassium Sodium

Alloy, 763

Photographic Action and Intensity of Light, 43

Photographic Camera, New Three-Colour, 467

Photographs, Micro*. See also Micro-Photographs

Photography, Chemistry of, 46

Photometry at the Reichsanstalt, 869

Photometric Standard of National Physical Laboratory, 467

Physical Papers at the British Association. See British A ssociation

Physical Properties of Metal. See Alloys, Metals, and Micro-Photographs

Physical Quantities, Signs for, 116} 418

liysical Society :

Exhibition of Apparatus, / 05 Pnf_fisium

Photo - Electric Properties of Potassium

Sodium Alloy, by J. A. Fleming, 763

Electric Splashes and Photographic Plates,

by Alfred W. Porter, 763

An Anomaly in the Lagging of Thin Wires and Narrow Pipes, by A. W. Porter, 763

The Rate of Growth of Viscosity in Congealing Solutions, by A. O Rankine 764

A Graphic Method of Dealing with Refracting Surfaces, by H. S. Allen, 800.

Diffusion of Radioactive Emanations, by S.

AnRAccu®aOte Method of Measuring; Moments

of Inertia, by Professor^W. Cassie 800 Elliptic Polarisation, by J. WalkeC thorium The Diffusion of Actinium and Thorium

Emanations, by S. Russ, 800

The Elliptic Polarisation Produced by tn T DirecAransmission of a Plane Po^"s^

Stream through a Plate of ^Kis

the Direction, Oblique to the Optic Axis, with a Method of Determining the Error of a Plate Supposed to be Perpendicular to the Axis, by J. Walker, 800

An Experimental Investigation of Gibbs Theory of Surface Concentration Regarded as the Basis of Adsorption, by W. C. N.

Physical Society, Exhibition of Apparatus, 828

Pier. SeeBridue , •

Pig Iron, British Analysis of, 453

pier.Iron Industry in America, 5b4

Pillron Prices. ‘ See Metal-Price Diagrams ?fc,eFe3rroTrCoancreet°en’ lee Ferro-Concrete p?ioTcrm?serS“ Lady Fraser” for Indian Govern-

Pinnaces, Steam, for Argentine N“vy> 99 Pipe-Casting in Permanent Moulds, 1^ Pipes, Ferro-Concrete, Manufacture of, 15 Pipes Hydraulic, for Revolving Turrets, II Pipes’, Steam, Explosion of, at Workington, 634 Pipes and Wires, Lagging ot 763 Pitchblende, Heat Evolved by, 471

Planing Machines. See °,

Plate-Moulding Machine, Wilkinson s, 854 Pn^SBrU-HolderforDySos,8M Pneumatic Tools. See also Machine-l oots Pocket-Books. See Literature Index 2, 851 Poisoning by Gases from Ferro-Silicon, 21, 851 Polarisation, Elliptic, 800 iki

Poles, Ferro-Concrete, Manufacture of, 151 Pollution of Water by Sludge from Gold-Mines,

Pontardawe, Boiler Explosion at, 241

Porous Plugs for Gas Apparatus,

Port. See also Harbours and Vocks

s~

fSSSFu*" o„

Powder' Smokeless, 4L 379, 579. See 420 Power Cheap, and Chemical Industries, 860 Power, Cheap, from Suction-Gas, 329, 338 Power in Country Houses, 781 .

Power and Effie ency of Gas-Engine|U21

Power Station. See also Electric

K Supply on Wor’thlast Coast, 449, 458, Powen Water. See also Hydro-Electric and Prague Exhibition, Crude-Oil Engines at, 644 Presidential Address, by. J. C. Inglis, to the Pr^^d^^^r^Cciation, PresidenriaT Address tojohenrical Section of the

Presidential Address, by W. M. Mordey to the

Manchester Association of Engineer o85

Presidential Address. See also British A ssocia-

Pres? Hydraulic, for Rubber Manufacture 850 nca Thp Monkembller Friction Screw,. 3.17

Press-Tools at the Franco-British Exhibition, Pressure of Air on Planes, 591

Pressure inuiv Tvne-Casting Machines, 862 PrivM l Legislation See Parliamentary Private Power-Plant in Country Houses, -81 Private Water Supply in London, 647 Problem of Flight See Letos Producer-Gas, 329, 354 and Gas

Producer-Gas Plant ’at Mossend Steel Works 709 Producer-Gas Practice, Experiments on, 837, 874 Profession of Engineer 585 <93 Profit-Shannon Works, m gee 585

Progress, Social, anu wk ui8 qjq

nXiln VaW? Accumulator Carriages on, Pubic Schools and Engineering, 21

Pumps, Air, Experiments on, 703. See 765 ;

Air-Pump and Air Lift-Pump

Pumps, Centrifugal (Tangyes, Limited), 668

Pump, Compound, for Refrigerating Plant, 551

Pump, Direct-Acting Compound, 138

Pumps and Engines for Burma Oil Pipe-Lines,

Pump, Fire, Electrically-Driven (Merryweather), 785. See 702 . , „00

Pump, The Lamp, and Atmospheric Engine, 788 Pumps, Three-Throw Horizontal and Vertical, 507

Pumping-Engines for Rand Water Board, Tests of, 37

Pumping Plant for Kent Colliery, 24

Pumping Plant for Smith’s Graving Dock, 718

Pumping Station, New, for Metropolitan Water Board, 588

Pumping. See also Water

Purification of Sewage, 348, 381

Purification of Sewage in Septic Tanks, 83

Purification of Water, 314, 386, 388

Pyrometry in the Reichsanstalt, 869

Pyrophorous Metals, 864

Quadruple-Expansion Engines. See Engines Quays. See Harbours, Docks, and Wharves Quebec Bridge, Safety of, 723, 728

Quick-Firing Guns, See Guns and Warships Quicksilver. See Metal-Price Diagrams

Race, The Tourists’ Trophy, for Motor-Cars, 448 Racing with Motor-Cars, 181. See also Reliability Radioactive Emanations, Diffusion of, 800 Radioactive Minerals. Lithium in, 500 Radiotelegraphy and Radiotelephony, 219, 517, 577, 619, 766, 831

Radium, Beta Particles of, 470

Radium Emanation, Products of, 281

Radium Emanation, Spectrum of, 471

Radium and the Production of Helium, 470

Rail, Steel, Wearing, Test of, 453, 493

Railless Electric Traction, 372, 391

Rails, Corrugation of, 90, 419, 510, 591, 615. See Letters

Railway Accidents in 1907, 382

Railway Affairs in India, 173

Railways in Argentina, 872

Railways, Austrian, Nationalisation of, 246. See 528

Railway Auto-Car. See Motor-Carriage

Railway Axle Boxes, Forced Lubrication for, 140, 149, 185

Railway, The Baghdad, 694

Railway Brakes, Automatic Vacuum, for Goods Trains, 103. See Erratum, 177

Railway Brakes and Slack Brake-Gear, 81 Railway Carriages. See Carriages

Railway Carriages Driven by Accumulators, 451

Railway Communication in Korea, 183

Railway Competition, 447

Railway Couplings, Automatic, 283, 306, 388

Railway Economics, British, 659, 661 Railway, Electric. See also Electric Railway Electrification in Australia, 397 Railway Electrification on the Continent, 81 Railways, French Government, 180

Railway Locomotive. See Locomotive and Motor-Car, Rail, and under Electric

Railways in Natal, 414

Railway, New Electric, in Norway, 183

Railways in New South Wales, 586

Railway, North Brabant, 6 Coupled Passenger Locomotive, 722

Railway Property in India, 88

Railway Rates, Overcharges in, 247

Railway Return, British, 659, 664

Railway and Road Bridges. See Bridges

Railway Rolling-Stock. See Carriages, Locomotives, Motor-Carriages, and Wagons

Railway Schemes in Parliament, 726, 760

Railway Sidings Rents, 183

Railway Situation, British, 278

Railways and the State, 528. See 246

Railway Station Extension, Glasgow, 704

Railway Station, Moving of, 864

Railway Statistics of United States and other Countries, 284

Railway, Street. See Tramways

Railways, Swedish, Electric Traction on, 248, 816

Railway Tunnel, The Lotschberg, 147

Railway-Wagon Brakes, Either-Side, 862 Ramsay. Sir W , on the Radium Emanation, 281 Rand Water Board, Tests of Pumping-Engines, 37

Range-Finder Tests in America, 827

Range-Finders, Principles of Construction, 639, 707, 783

Rankine-Gordon Formula for Columns, 374, 670, 852. See also Columns

“ Rapidity” Steam-Trap, 237

Rating of Petrol-Engines, 415, 661, 796, 852

“ Rattler,” H.M.S., Gas-Engines on, 450

Rays, Ultra-Violet, Effects of, 246

Reciprocating and Turbine Machinery for Steamers, 664

Reconstruction of Caledonian Railway Bridge at Stirling, 744, 846

Reconstruction of the Colesberg Bridge, 266 Reflectors. Parabolic, Construction of, 559 Re-Floating of H.M.S. “ Gladiator,” 474

Reform of the Institution of Civil Engineers, 22, 48, 117

Refrigerating Compressor, 551. See also Liquefaction

Refrigeration, International Congress on, 520, 543. See Erratum, 547

Refuse-Destruction in Septic Tanks, 83

Refuse-Disposal at Portsmouth, 799. See Erratum, 822

Regulation of Lake Malaren, 314

Regulations for Brass-Foundry, 312, 315

Regulator for Boiler Feed, 51

Reichsanstalt, Work of the, 818, 867

Reinforced Concrete. See Ferro-Concrete

Reliability Trials of Motor-Cars by Royal Automobile Club, 16, 216

Reliability Trials by Scottish Automobile Club, 134. See 16 and 216

| Removal of a Railway Station, 864

| Rennie, George B., The late, 694

Rents of Railway Sidings, 183

Repairs of Workshop Plant and Machinery, 537, 562, 590, 624

Repeating Rifle. See Magazine

Report on Boiler Explosions, 623. See also Boiler Explosion

Report of Royal Commission on Sewage Disposal, 348, 334

Researches at the Reichsanstalt, 818, 867. See also Experiments

Reservoir, New, of Metropolitan Water Board, 588

Resistances, Constancy of, at the Reichsanstalt, 868

Retorts, Inclined, Machinery, at Bristol Gas

Works, 149, 154

Retorts, Vertical, for Gas Works, 365, 451

Reviews. See Literature Index

Reyrolle Ironclad Switch-Gear, 610

Rhone Estuary, 567

Riches, T. H., on Forced Lubrication for Axle-

Boxes, 140, 149

Rifle, The Sjogren Automatic, 854

Ring-Frames, Electrically-Driven, 651

River Estuaries and their Treatment 567, 675, 742, 814

i Rivers, Hydraulics of, Treatise, 607

j Road Bridges. See Bridges

l Road Locomotion and Railless Traction, 372, 391

, Road Locomotion, See Motor - Cars, Motor-

Buses, Motor-Wagons, and Traction

Roads Congress, International, 5U9, 662, 797

Robson, Philip W., on Cheap Power from Suc

tion-Gas, 329, 338

Roller-Lift Bridge, Scherzer, 65, 95, 172, 231

Rolling-Mill, Three-High, Gas-Driven, at Mossend Works, 666, 708

Rolling-Mills, Electrically-Driven, 464, 597

Rolling - Stock. See Carriages, Locomotives, Motor-Carriages, and Wagons

Roofs, Workshop, 775

Rosenhain, Walter, on the Study of Breakages, 331, 340

Rosse, Lord, The late, 313

Rotating Discs, Experiments on, 371, 386, 440 510

Rotherham Boiler Explosion, 188

Rotherhithe Tunnel, 800

Royal Agricultural Society. See Agricultural

Royal Automobile Club, 2000-Mile Trial, 16, 216.

See 134

Royal Commission on Sewage Disposal, 348, 384

Royal Edvyard Dock at Avonmouth, Bristol, 5.

See also Vol. LXXXV. ’

Royal Meteorological Society. See Meteorological

Royal Navy See Navy, Naval, and Warships

Royal Society Soirde, 16 p^ripgi’rRails^ ?ee ComiWti,m of Hails

^oyc®, F. H., on Defects on Motor Vehicles, 370,

Rubber Machinery at Olympia, 383, 850

Rumbling-Barrels with Sand-Blast, 304

Runk,” Russian Armoured Cruiser, 346. 389

Russia, Iron Trust in, 250

Russian Naphtha Industry, 668

Russian Oil-Fields, Treatise on, 809

Safety Appliances in Cotton-Mills, 165, 811 Safety-Lamps, Lighting, and Testing Devices for, “ Salem,” United States Turbine Cruiser Steam

Trials of, 312. See 255 ’ ceam

Spying of H.M.S, “ Gladiator,” 474 gand-Blast Tumbling-Barrel, 304 SanfteraPFrHg and P^oing-Machine, 789

45?493 ’ Weanng Pr°Perties of Steel,

IL RiaI1’ °n the Utilisation of ‘‘Sardinia,” S.S., Wreck of, 866

Scherzer Roller-Lift Bridge, 65, 95, 172 231

‘SfeKV’ ” T““' " -'"'"'-I Aerial

Scouts. See Warships

Scouts United States Navy, 255 312

C^ofo°PWapdon^ehlcles- See Motor-Cars and Sewage Decomposition in Sent in Sewage Disposal in Belfast 214 T k8’ 83 SeS,e822SP°Sal Port3m°oth, 799. See Erra.

Shafting Supports for Workshop tu

168, 192P ’ Electrolytic Production of, 158, Sheet PiHn^sUf^jf Manufaot^e of, 465 ShMX%H0eX’55-HOrSe-Po- Six-Cylinder

Scotland (New Shipbuildinr^^^l 349 624 ShiPhU!m-ng and Naval Policy’ft)3, 487, 554

a Ot SlHith’3 Book Company, Shipping of Hamburg, 420

Shipping LossesJn 1907, 219i

taping, wSn° and Japanese Co.npet.ton,

Ships,

Siberian Waterways, Development of, 895 tiK

titnalHnrSgementa on Walney Chann.l Si^'fe^^^^.45 Silicon,"influence of, on Iron, 530. See also

FCTTO -Siliconn-)

Sjdgren Autmnatie ShoLGun 10^

Slipway for ^P^^ia^ne-Tools Sludge Abawmen't in Gold-Mines, 865 WSTsCtSS.1* •<

s£teAS.sw““i"«"»'k’”d

Show 795 See Erratum, 823 Smithfield Club Sho , • g 42Q

Smokeless Powders, 44, 879,

Society. See 7. ^lltura] See Agricultural S'&fSSS.S^8,1

Sound, Velocity of, 818

^th a"si ’Cape Colony, Natal

Oran^ Teer Colony, Rhodesia, and trans-

Sou“th Pole Expedition, Treatise on, 842. See

513: 517, 583, 619, 655, 689, <H, 75a, <91, 823,

Spark Telegrlpby: See Wireless Telegraphy

Spwksfrom' Metals of the Cerium Group, 864 Spectra of^^me.M^hods^of Obtaining, 436 Spectro-He^iogra’ph'for'Ma'd^d Observato.y, 436 Spectroscope. The Echelon, 437

Spectrum of Radium Emanation, 4/1

Sneed of Warships, 179, 239

Spelter Prices. See Metal-Price Diagram

Spencer, J. W., The late 313

^Mngo&h?o.a Detecting the Bending Of

Columns under Load, 172,*253

Spinning-Frames, Driving of, 651

Spinning-Machinery, Safety Appliances on, 16 , 811. See also Cotton

Splash on a Rough Sphere, 468

Spur-Gearing, The Manufacture of, 169, 188, -23 Staffordshire Iron, Early, 741 . d

Stagg, William, on Inclined Retort Coal ana

Coke-Handling Plant at Bristol, 149, 154 Stair-Treads, Non-Slipping, 751, 852

Stamping-Presses at the Franco-British Exhibi

Standard Lamp of National Physical Laboratory,

Standards, Electrical, Conference on, 479, 519, 553

Standardisation of Physical Symbols, 116, 418

Stanley Cycle Show, / 27

Stanton, T. E., on the Resistance of Mater ais to Impact, 714, 731. See 772 and Erratum, 800

Stars, Systematic Motion of, 434

State Purchase of Austrian Railways, 24b. »ee also Nationalisation

States of Matter, 115

Station, Glasgow Central, Extension of, 7U1 Station, Railway, Moving of, 864 .

Stations, Electric Power. See under Electric, Hydro-Electric, and Water

Stead, J. E., on a Workshop Microscope, 452, 450 Steam Boilers. See Boilers ,

Steam Consumption. See also Steam 1 rials, Turbines, Texts, and Diagrams in Illustrated Index

Steam-Crane Excavator, 14

Steam, Decomposition of, by Electric Sparks, 181 Steam-Engines. See Engines

Steam Fire-Engine (Merry weather and Sons), 702 Steam-Injector, 353

Steam-Lorries. See Motor-Wagons

Steam-Pinnaces for Argentine Navy, 39

Steam-Pipe Explosion from Water-Hammer, 564 Steam-Pipe Explosion at Workington, 634 Steam-Pipes, Lagging of, 763

Steam-Pump. See Pump and Pumping Steam in Sun-Spots, 437

Steam-Superheaters. See Superheaters

Steam-Trap, The Geipel, 237

Steam Trials of Mexican Transport “ General Guerrero,” 160

Steam Trials of Russian Cruiser “Rurik,”346.

See 389

Steam Trials of United States Turbine Cruisers, 255, 312

Steam-Turbines. See Turbines

Steamboats. See Steamers

Steamers with Combined Turbine and Reciprocating Machinery, 664

Steamer, Ferry, “ Finnieston,” for Glasgow Harbour, 221

Steamer “Lady Fraser” for Indian Government, 87

Steamers Lost in 1907, 219

Steamer “Sardinia,” Wreck of, 866 Steamers. See also Warships and Shipping Steamer, Shallow-Draught, for Nigeria, 421 Steamers, Speeds of, 657

Steamer, Triple-Screw Turbine-Driven, “Tenyo Maru,” 444, 592

Steamer, Turbine, “ Ben-my-Chree,” for Isle of Man, 203

Steamer, Turbine, and Piston Engine Combined, 664

Steamers, Turbine. See also Turbine

Steel, Basic Open-Hearth, Chemical Control of, 466 Steel, Breakages of, 331, 340 Steel Concrete. See Ferro-Concrete

Steel, Elastic Limit of Mild and High-Tensile, 864 Steel Furnace, Electric Ferro-Silicon, 25, 45 Steel Furnaces, Electric Reactions in, 148, 205 Steel, Influence of Silicon on, 530 Steel Ingots, Moulds for, 77 Steel and Iron Industry of Cleveland, 452, 460 Steel and Iron Institute. See Iron and Steel Institute

Steel, Micro-Structure and Strength of, 772. See Erratum, 800. See also Micro-Photographs

Steel, Nickel, for Bridges, 515, 556

Steel, Open-Hearth, and Metal-Mixers, 465 Steel Rails, Wearing Properties of, 453, 493 Steel. See A Hoys, Iron, and Micro-Photographs Steel, Testing of, by Impact, 714, 731, 736, 768, 792. See Erratum, 800

Steels, High Tensile and Mild ; Tests, 864

Steel-Work. See Bridges, Roofs, Columns, and Floors

Steel Works. See Works

Steel Works, Electrically-Driven, 464, 597

Steel Works’ Gas Driven Rolling-Mill Plant, 666, 708

Steel-Work of Messrs. Yarrow’s New Shops, 775 Stellar Evolution, Treatise on, 842 Steps, Non-Slipping, for Stairs, 751, 852 Stereometer for Near Objects, 250 • Stern-Wheel Steamer for Nigeria, 421 Stirling, Caledonian Railway Bridge at, 744, 846 Stoking of Boilers, Test of, 58 Stop-Valve, Hopkinson’s Adjustable, 870 Storage of Material, Treatise on, 62 Straining-Shackle, Bucknell’s, 483 Strength of Aluminium, 831 Strength of American Bridges, 723, 728 Strength of Columns under Load, 172, 253. See also Columns

Strength of Materials, Guest’s Law of, 27. See Letters

Strength of Solid Cylindrical Columns, 374, 670, 852

Stresses, Guest’s Law of, 27. See Letters Stresses in Metal. See also Micro-Photographs Stresses in Rotating Discs, 371, 386, 440, 510 Strikes, Arbitration in, 382 Strikes on the Continent, 250

Strike of Engineers on the North-East Coast, 413 Strikes and Trade Unions. See Industrial Structure of Metal. See Micro-Photographs Struts, Bending of, 172, 253

Struts, Cylindrical, The Strength of, 374, 670, 852. See also Columns

Submarine-Boat. See also Warships Submersible Boat. See also Warships Suction-Gas Engine. See Engine, Gas Suction-GasEngine, Three-Cycle Enclosed, 748 Suction-Gas Plants, 329, 338 Suction-Gas Producer. See Producer-Gas Sugar-Cane Crushing-Plant, 208 Sulphur, Boiling-Point of, 468 Sun, Eclipse of, January 3, 1908, 96 Sun-Spots, Existence of Steam in, 437 Sun-Spots and Solar Temperature, 437 Sun-Spots, Zeeman Effect in, 437 Sunderland Bridge over the River Wear, 533 Sunderland, Vertical Gas Retorts for, 451 Superheated Steam-Engine, 272 Superheater, Pielock, for Locomotive, 801 Surface-Condenser, Weir’s “ Uniflux,” 765 Surface-Condensers, 860. See also Air-Pump and Condensers

Surface-Condensers, Experiments on, 802 Surface-Condensing Plant, 697 Svalgfossen Power-Station, Norway, 184 Sweden, Technical Education in, 667 Swedish Lakes, Regulation in, 314 Swedish Power-Station at Trollhiittan, 816 Swedish Railways, Electric Traction on, 248 Switch-Gear, The Reyrolle Ironclad, 610. See also Switch under Electric

Symbols for Physical Quantities, 116, 418

Tanks, Hot-Water, Manhole-Cover for, 318 Taylor, H. Dennis, on the Construction of Short-Base Range-Finders, 639, 707, 783

Teaching. See Education and Training Technical Education of City and Guilds of London,664

Technical Education of Moulders, 419 Technical Education. See also Education Technical Education, Scotch, at the Franco-British Exhibition, 198. See 127,182

Technical Education in Sweden, 667 Technical Education at Tokio University, 589 Technical Education and the Whitworth Scholarships, 663

Technical School Exhibits at the Franco-British Exhibition, 127, 182

Telegraphy. See under Electric

Telegraphy, Wireless. See Wireless under Electric

Telephones. See also Electric

Telephones in Various Countries, 313 Telescopes, Clock Mechanism for, 370 Telescope, Double-Image, 436 Telescope Lenses, 471

Telescope, Reflecting, and Physical Research, 436 Temperature, Absolute Zero of, 261, 501 Temperature of Atmosphere, 399

Temperature of Boiling-Point of Sulphur, 468

Temperatures of Gas-Engine Cylinders, 497 Temperature of Scottish Lakes, 400 Temperature of Sun-Spots, 437

Temperature and Trade Winds of North Atlantic, 402

Temperature of Upper Atmosphere, 401, 822 Tenders of Locomotives. See Locomotives “Tenyo Maru,” Turbine-Driven Pacific Liner, ■ 441, 592

Tests of Aluminium, 831

Tests of Anchored Aerial Propellers, 843

Tests of Armour-Plate for Brazilian Battleship “ Minas Geraes,” 214

Tests of Columns under Load, 172, 253

Test of Hand and Mechanical Stoking, 58

Tests of High-Tensile and Mild Steel, 854

Tests of Material and Guest’s Law, 27. See Letters

Tests of Metal. See also Micro-Photographs Tests of Motor-Cars by Royal Automobile Club, 16, 216. See 134

Tests of Pumping-Engines of Rand Water Beard, 37

Tests of Range-Finders in America, 827

Tests. See also Trials, Steam Trials, Turbines, Reichsanstalt, and Diagrams in Illustrated Index

Tests of Siddeley Motor-Cab, 262

Tests of Solid Cylindrical Columns, 374, 670, 852 Tests of Surface-Condensers, 802

Tests of Wearing Properties of Steel, 453,493 Tests of Zoelly Turbine, 4

Testing of Alloys, 53. See Erratum, 86 Testing-Machines for Glasgow and West of Scotland Technical College, 403, 473

Testing of Notched Bars by Impact, 714, 731, 736, 768, 772. See Erratum, 800

Testing* of Water, 386

Testing-Work at the Reichsanstalt, 818, 867

Textile Industry in Japan, 251

Textile Machinery, Safety Appliances on, 165, 811 Thames, Estuary of, 815

Thames Tunnel at Rotherhithe, 800

Thermodynamics, D. Clerk on, 319, 325

Thermodynamics, Treatise on, 202

Thermometry in the Reichsanstalt, 868 Thornycroft Motor-Car, 653

Thrust-Bearings, Michell, 833

Tin Prices. See Metal-Price Diagrams

Tokio University, 589

Tools, Machine. See Machine-Tools

Torpedo. See Warships

Torsion-Testing Machine, 403, 473

Tourists’ Trophy, Motor-Car Race, 448

Traction, Electric, 81, 183, 248, 397, 816

Traction, Electric. See Tramways and Railways under Electric

Traction, Electric, on Swedish Railways, 218 Traction, Electric, without Rails, 372, 391 Traction Engine, 19

Tractors at Royal Agricultural Show, 18, 35 Tractors, War Office Competition for, 111, 116 Trade in the Argentine, 872

Trade, Condition of, 43

Trade, Cotton, in Japan, 251

Tracies, Dangerous. Regulations for, 312, 315

Trade Dispute on the North-East Coast, 413 Trade of Hong Kong, 872

Trade of India, 284

Trade, Interference with, 587

Trade of Japan, 524

Trade with Japan, Advice on, 386

Trade-Marks, The Law of; Treatise, 571

Trade, The Russian Oil, 668

Trades Union Congress, 381

Trade Unions and Parliamentary Representation, 758. See also Legal

Trade Unions. See Industrial Notes and Legal Trade Winds and Temperature of North Atlantic, 402

Trading, Municipal. See Municipal

Traffic, London, 725

Traffic on Roads, 509, 662, 797

Train Brakes and Slack Brake-Gear for, 84

Train-Brakes, Vacuum, for Goods Trains, 103-See Erratum, 177

Trains. See Locomotives, Railways, and Motor Carriages

Training of Foremen, 825

Training for Japanese Trade, 383

Training of Moulders, 419

Training. See Education, Technical, and Apprenticeship

Tramway Accident at Bournemouth, 417 Tramways of London County Council, 522 Tramways, Municipal. See also Municipal Tramway Rails, Corrugation of, 90, 419, 510, 591, 615

Tramway Schemes in Parliament, 761

Tramways. See also Electric and Traction Tramways of London County Council, 21 Transport of Ferro-Silicon, 24, 851 Transvaal Pumping-Engines, Tests of, 37 Traps, Intercepting, on Drains, 615 Treads, Non-Slipping, for Stairs, 751, 852 Trials of Armour for Brazilian Battleship “ Minas Geraes,” 214

Trials of Motor-Cars in the Isle of Man, 448

Trials of Motor-Cars by the Royal Automobile Club, 16, 216

Trials of Motor-Cars by the Scottish Automobile Club, 134. See 16, 216

Trials. See Steam Trials, Warships, Guns, and Tests

Trials of Vacuum Brakes for Goods Trains, 103. See Erratum, 177

Trialsof Vacuum Brakes with Slack Brake-Gear, 84 Triple-Expansion Engine. See Engine Trolley, Electrical, Motor-Omnibuses, 372, 391 Trollhattan Electric-Power Station, 816

Trolley, Tramway, Adjustment for Opening Bridge, 231

Trucks, Railway, Either-Side Brakes for, 862 Trucks. See also Carriages

Trusses. See also Bridges and Roofs

Trust, Russian, in Poland, 250

Tube-Cleaner for Locomotive Boilers, 305

Tubes, Manufacture of, 832

Tubes, Copper, Electrolytic Production of, 158, 168,192

Tubes, Iron, Electrolytic, Manufacture of, 465

Tumbling-Barrel with Sand-Blast, 304

Tunnel, The Lotschberg, 147

Tunnel at Rotherhithe, 800

Turbine-Blades, Calipers for, 237

Turbine Destroyer. See H.M. Destroyers under Warships

Turbine Discs, Stresses in, 371, 386, 440, 510

Turbines, Hydraulic, Governing of, 229

Turbine Machinery of H.M.S. “ Bellerophon,” 545

Turbine Machinery, Recent Advances in, 325

Turbines, Michell Thrust Bearings for, 833

Turbine Pumps, 668

Turbine and Reciprocating Machine, Combination of, 664

Turbine, Steam, The Zoelly, 1

Turbine Steamer “ Ben-my-Chree,” 203

Turbine Steamer “Tenyo Maru,” 444, 592

Turbines in United States Navy, 255, 312

Turning-Machines. See Machine-Tools ; Lathes Turrets, Hydraulic Pipes for, 11

Turret Lathes. See Machine-Tools

Type-Casting and Composing Machinery, 862

Underground Railways of London, Breakdown at Chelsea Power - Station, 487, 512. See Erratum, 513

Underground Railways. See Tunnels and Railways

“Uniflux” Surface-Condenser, Weir’s, 765

Unions, Trade. See Trade Unions, Industrial Notes, and Legal

United States Naval Experimental Station, 115 United States Navy, Turbines in, 255, 312

United States, Notes from, 10, 72, 115, 142,173 220, 269, 302, 352, 411, 418, 453, 478, 509, 555, 592, 654, 687, 720, 762, 790, 822, 856

United States, Railway Statistics of, 284

United States. See also America

Units, Electrical, Conference on, 479, 519, 553

Universal Joints on Motor-Cars, 729

Urft Dam and Power Scheme, 229

Vacua, The Wehnelt Cathode in, 251

Vacuum Brake and Slack Brake Gear, 84

Vacuum Brakes for Goods Trains, 103. See Erratum, 177

Vacuum in Surface-Condensers, 765, 860. See also Condenser

Valency, H. Bateman on, 471

Valves, Lentz, for Compound Locomotive, 801 Valves and Valve-Gear. See also Motor-Car Details, Locomotives, Regulators, and Engines

Valves, Stop, Hopkinson’s Adjustable, 870

Vauxhall Motor-Car, 682

Vavasseur, Josiah, The late, 693

Vehicles, Self-Propelled. See Motor-Cars, Motor-Wagons, Motor-Buses, and Motor-Carriages

Ventilation of Factories, Treatise on, 200

Ventilation of Mines, Arrangement of Fans for, 75

Vertical Gas-Retorts, 365, 451

Vertical Retorts in England, 80

Vessels Lost and Condemned in 1907, 219

Vessels. See Ships and Steamers

Viaduct. See Bridges

Victorian Railways, Electrification of, 397

Voisin and Wright Aeroplanes, 828

Wagons, Railway, Either-Side Brakes for, 862 Wagons, Steam. See also Motor-Wagons

Wagon Vacuum-Brakes, 84, 103. See Erratum, W

Walney Channel Bridge, 65, 95, 172, 231

War Office Competition for Light Tractors, 111, 116

Warships:

Ammunition Hoists, 285

Armour-Plate Trials ; “ Minas Geraes,” 214 Artificers and Mechanicians in the Navy, 213.

See 859

Current Warship Construction, 43, 487, 554

Engineers’ Position, 213, 657, 859

French Naval Construction, 454

French Navy, The, 46

French Warship Construction, 113

Future of Naval Engineering, 859. See 214 “ General Guerrero,” Mexican Transport, 160 Gun-Boats, Shallow-Draught, for Austrian

Government, 119

H.M.SS. “Agamemnon” and “Lord Nelson,” 293, 389, 421

H.M.S. “Bellerophon,” Turbine Machinery of, 545

H.M.S. “Defence,” Engines of, 835

H.M.S. “Gladiator,” Salving of, 474

H.M.S. “Indomitable,” Speed of, 179, 239

H.M.S. “ Rattler,” Gas-Engines in, 450 Hydraulic Pipes for Turrets, 11

“ Minas Geraes,” Brazilian Battleship, 214, 352

Names of Warships, Treatise on, 843

Naval Construction, Present and Future, 621

Naval Estimates of Foreign Powers, 798

Naval Shipbuilding in Japan, 234

Navy League Annual, 810

Navy Shipbuilding Policy, 79

New British Warships, 725

Russian Armoured Cruiser “ Rurik,” 346,389 Smokeless Powders, French, 44, 379, 579.

See 420

Speed of Warships, 179, 239

Speed of Warships, and Naval Engineers, 657.

See 213, 859

Steam-Pinnaces for Argentine Navy, 39

Torpedo-Boat for Bulgarian Government, 138

Torpedo-Boat Destroyers, New British, 725 Turbines in United States Navy, 255, 312 United States Navy Engineers, 859 United States Naval Laboratory, 115

Washing and Crdpeing-Machine for Rubber, 850 Waste Heat and Power Supply on North-East Coast, 449, 458, 463, 490

Water-Cooling Tower, 484

Water, Decomposition of, by Electric Sparks, 184

Water, Electrical Treatment of, 314, 388

Water-Filters of the Derwent Valley Water Board, 100

Water, Fuel, and Gas Analysis ; Treatise, 570 Water-Hammer, Fatal Explosion from, 564 Water Pollution by Sludge from Gold-Mines, 865 Water-Power, Cost of, 860

Water-Power. See also Hydraulic and Hydro-Electric

Water-Power Station at Heimbach, 229

Water-Power Station at Svalgfossen, 184

Water-Power Station at Thamshavn, Norway, 183

Water-Power Station at Trollhattan, Sweden, 816

Water-Power, Treatise on, 230

Water-Pumps. See Pumps

Water-Reservoin See Reservoir

Water. See also Irrigation

Water-Softener and Feed-Heater (Joseph Wright and Co.), 871

Water Supply in Country Houses, 781

Water Supply, Private, in London, 647

Water Supply Schemes in Parliament, 761

Water Supply in South Africa, 516

Water Supply, Testing of, 386

Water-Tanks, Manhole-Cover for, 318 Water-Tube Boilers. See Boilers Water Works, New, for London, 588 Water Works in Sweden, 314

Waterhouse, G. P., on Moulds for Steel Ingots, 77

Waterway Development in Siberia, 865 Waterways. See also Estuary, River, and Canal Watt, David A., on the Barge Canal of New York

State, 334

Wave Motion, Theory of, 400

Waves and Earthquakes, 434

Waves in Lakes, 401

Wear Bridge at Sunderland, 533

Wear in Motor Vehicles, 370, 394

Wear of Steel Rails, 453, 493

Weather, Forecasting of, 402. See 401, 822

Wehnelt Cathode, 251

Weightometer, The Merrick, Conveyor, 578 Weirs, Hydraulic; Treatise, 607 Welding Apparatus, Electric, 485

Welding, New System of, 48, 85, 117. See also Vol. LXXXV.

Wells, Artesian, 647, 781

West, Thomas D., on the “ Burning ” of Broken Propeller Blades, 636. See 651, 698, 729, 751

Wharf Crane, Travelling, 680. See also Cranes Wheat-Milling and Handling Machine, 294, 366, 429, 504

Wheeler, Richard Vernon, on Further Experiments upon Gas-Producer Practice, 837, 874 Wheels, Spur, The Manufacture of, 169, 188, 223 Wheels, Turbine, Stresses in, 371, 386, 410, 510 Whitworth Scholarships, Regulations for, 663 Wilkinson, John, Iron-Master, Life of, 741 Williamson, Andrew, on the Bamford Filters of the Derwent Valley Water Board, 100

Wilson, D. R., on the Properties of Ferro-Silicon, 851. See 24

Wind-Pressure on Planes, 591

Wings, Artificial. See Letters

Wire, Copper, Electrolytic Production of, 158, 168,192

Wireless Telegraphy. See under Electric Wood-Working Machinery. See Machine-Tools Workington, Steam-Pipe Explosion at, 634 Workmen and Co-Partnership, 481, 762 Workmen, Management of, 825

Workmen’s Compensation Act, Effect of, 588.

See also Legal

Workmen’s Compensation Appeal Cases, 47,181, 623, 697, 799

Workmen’s Compensation Cases in Court of Appeal, 181

Workmen’s Compensation and Contractors’ Liability, 83

Workmen’s Compensation for Engine - Driver, 623

Workmen’s Insurance in France, 115

Works:

Britannia Works of Messrs. Dorman. Long, and Co., 408

Clarence Iron and Steel Works of Messrs. Bell Brothers, 409, 452

Cleveland Iron and Steel Works (Messrs.

Bolckow, Vaughan, and Co.), 438

Darlington Forge Company, Limited, 629

Mossend Steel Works, Gas-Driven Rolling-Mill Plant, 666, 708

New Works of Messrs. George Kent, Limited, Luton, 21

New Works of Peter Brotherhood, Limited, Peterborough, 63

Smith’s Dock Company’s New Works, South Bank-on Tees 432, 467, 605, 677, 718

Yarrow and Co.; New Works on Clyde, 775

Work and Wages in Germany and Britain, 213

Works Department of London County Council, 148

Workshop Microscope, 452, 456

Workshop Ventilation, Treatise on, 200

Workshops, Accidents in, 145, 757

Wreck of S.S. “ Sardinia,” 866

Wright Aeroplane Experiments, 216, 624

Wright and Voisin Aeroplanes, 828

ow and Co., New Works on Clyde, 775 -Books. See Literature Index

Zeeman Effect in Sun-Spots, 437

Zeppelin Airships, 130

Zinc-Mining in Great Britain, 112

Zinc Sulphide, Scintillations of, 471

Zoelly Steam-Turbine, 1

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