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The Engineer 1881/07/29

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Main Subjects

  • Annual Visit to Shoeburyness, p 73.
    • Breech-Loading and Armstrong Riband Guns, p 77. (Illustrated).
    • 43 Ton Gun in Casemate, p 77. (Illustrated).
  • Editorial, p 81.
    • Locomotive Improvement.
    • Compound Portable Engines.
    • The British Workman.
    • Guy Fawkes Wanted - Sir W. Harcourt.
    • The Jubilee of Middlesbrough.
    • Awards at the Melbourne Exhibition.
    • University College, Bristol - J. F. Main.
  • Explosive Powers of Dust, p 83.
  • Fractured Steel Bars - The Influence of Surface Condition on the Strength of Steel, p 76.
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers - 1881 Newcastle Meeting Programme, p 83.
  • Registration of Plumbers, p 83.

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