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Engineering 1893 Jan-Jun: Letters to the Editor Index.
Engineering 1893 Jan-Jun: Letters to the Editor Index.
Engineering 1893 Jan-Jun: Letters to the Editor Index.
Engineering 1893 Jan-Jun: Letters to the Editor Index.
Engineering 1893 Jan-Jun: Letters to the Editor Index.
Engineering 1893 Jan-Jun: Letters to the Editor Index.
Engineering 1893 Jan-Jun: Letters to the Editor Index.
Engineering 1893 Jan-Jun: Letters to the Editor Index.

Note: This is a sub-section of Engineering 1893 Jan-Jun: Index

  • Abatement of Smoke. See Consumption of Smoke
  • Admiralty. See Navy Boilers
  • American Bridges on the Transandine Railway. Phoenix Bridge Company, 173 ; Expert of Forty Years' Experience, 202
  • American and English Locomotives. G. R. D., 643
  • American Patent Otfice Searches. See Novelty in Patents
  • American Patents. Fell and Wilding, 805
  • Armour Plates, Harveyised Steel, 249. Vickers, Sons, and Co., 285 ; Philip J. D. Lindoe, 285
  • Atlantic Liners, Old. William M. Henderson, 173 ; B. W. Ginsburg, 202 : H. Lawrence Swinburne, 202; W. M. Henderson, 325; Gunner, 392 ; Samuel Hayward, C.E., 392.
  • Atmospheric Grain Elevators. Elevators, 617
  • Austrian Torpedo Cruiser "Satellit." R. A. Ziese, 409
  • Axles, Crank. Killie Crankie, 133
  • Batavia Exhibition. John Birch and Co., 201, 671
  • Beirut and Damascus Light Railway. C. S. du Riche Preller, 101, 133
  • Blackpool Tower. Babel, 391
  • "Blenheim," H.M.S., W. H. White, 284
  • Boiler Explosion, An Interesting. William Cross, C.E., 41
  • Boiler Explosions. XV. H. XV., 23
  • Boiler Tests, Chelsea Electric Station. J. Orestv, 441; Frank King, 002; XI. XV. T., 602; J. Gresty, 643 ; Frank King, 671; J. Gresty, 750
  • Boiler Tube Fastenings. H. Benbow, 70. See Forced Draught and Leaky Tubes
  • Boiler Tubes. See Forced Draught and Navy Boiler Committee
  • Boilers and Ground Landlords. XV. D. Rees and Co., 010
  • Bridges on the Transandine Railway.
    • Phoenix Bridge Company, 173; Expert of Forty Years' Experience, 202
  • British Cruiser "Blenheim." XV. H. XVhite, 284
  • British Engineering, The Future of. A. F. P., 133
  • British Industry, Shipping Charges and, Deacon, Maxwell, and Dore, 441
  • British Trade in India. S.P.Q.R., 253
  • Brunel’s Pocket Line to Rescue the Drowning. J. Lawrence-Hamilton, 101
  • Bulkheads, Economical. E. A. Cowper, 391
  • Central Stations, Power in. Alfred Hanssen, 253 ; H. D. Pearsall, 253
  • Centrifugal Pumps. Alfred Hanssen, 173 ; 0. F. Charnock, 202
  • Colliery Winding Drums. A. Richards 40
  • Commercial Aspect of Engineer’s Training. J. E. Thornycroft, 232 ; Hard Times, 232
  • Compound Locomotive for Northern Railway of France. Adolphe E. Gobert, 284
  • Consumption of Smoke. T. Nicholson, CIO; X. J. V. K. Q., 043 ; Observer, 701 ; T. Nichol¬son, 701; Progress, 805
  • Cooking and Heating by Electricity. Thomas Fletcher, F.C.S., 749
  • County Surveyors, Ireland, Open Competition,899
  • Crank Axles. Killie Crankie, 133
  • Cruiser “Blenheim.” W. II. White, 284
  • Cruiser “Gaiser,” Danish. R. A. Ziese, 22 ; *John I. Thornycroft and Co., 40
  • Cruisers in Naval Warfare. Samuel Long, 392
  • Cunarders, Old. See Atlantic Liners, Old
  • Curves, Railway Transition. C. F. F., 71 ; Walter Shellshear, 409
  • Danish Cruiser “Gaiser.” R. A. Zeise, 22 ; John I. Thornycroft and Co., 40
  • Decimal System. See Metrical Weights and Measures
  • Diamond Manufacture (Recent Science). Charles S. Parsons, 643
  • Docks, Graving. Theory and Practice, 301 ; University Graduate and A.M.I.C.E., 440 ; C. Colson, 440; Theory and Practice, 002; Justice, 010 ; An Elderly Bachelor of Engineering, 042 ; Justice, 043, 071
  • Dredger for the Leeds and Liverpool Canal. Hunter and English, 871
  • Drills, Electric Drills for Ship Repairs (“Umbria” Accident). The Electrical Company, Limited, 41
  • Drowning, Brunel's Pocket Line to Rescue the. J. Lawrence-Hamilton, 101
  • Drum, Winding. A. Richards, 40
  • Dynamo Field Magnets, Steel for. James Muirhead, 440 ; H. W. Ravenshaw, 002
  • Dynamos, Measuring Power for Driving. A., 320
  • Egypt, Irrigation in. W. Willcocks, 133
  • Electric Cooking and Heating. Thos. Fletcher F.C.S , 749
  • Elevators, Atmospheric Grain. Elevators, 017
  • Energy of Vibrating Matter. S. Tolver Preston. 101
  • Engineering, The Future of British. A. F. P.. 183
  • Engineer's Training, Commercial Aspect of an. J E. Thornycroft, 232; Hard Times, 232
  • Engines for Driving Dynamos, Measuring Power of A., 320
  • English and American Locomotives. G. It. D., 043
  • English Commercial Enterprise Abroad. T. W. T. Tuc'iey, 408
  • English iron Works, Early, J. Eliot Hodgkin, 805
  • Exhibition, Batavia. John Birch and Co., 201, 071
  • Explosion, Boiler, An Interesting. William Cross, C.E., 41
  • Fast Paddle Steamers. See Steamers
  • Flying Machines. Hiram S. Maxim, 325 ; Horatio Phillips, 325 ; J. L. Fullerton, 409
  • Forced Draught and Leaky Tubes. J. Witten¬berg, 23 ; John Lermont, 23 ; II. Benbow, 70 ; G. E. Belliss and Co , 101 ; X., 252 ; Triplex, 252; John Phillips, 252; James Daglish, 252; Robert McGlasson, 252; Robert Dumas, 252 ; J. A. Curling, 283; George Wilson, 283; G. G. T., 283; Justitia, 281; C. Turnbull, Jun., 326; Alfred Morcom, 343 ; J. H. Abercrombie, 344 ; Marine Engineer, 344 ; John Watt, 391 ; John Phillips, 391; W. Walker, 440 ; Zittenberg, 440; Sigmund Reichenberg, 749 ; Alex. MacVicar, 750 ; W. II. Wilson, 750 ; Geo. Peebles, 837 ; J A. Lesourd, 837 ; J. Jennings Campbell, 870. See A «viz Boiler Committee
  • Frost Valves for Hydrants. W. Lewis Baker, 284
  • Gainsborough Water Works (221). A Timmins, 284
  • "Gaser," Danish Cruiser. See Danish Cruiser Geometrical Approximation. Archimedes Itedi-vivus, 344
  • Gilbertiana. Park Benjamin, 40; Silvanus P. Thompson, 71 ; X. Y., 71; Wm. H. Wiley, 71; Silvanus P. Thompson, 202
  • Graving Docks. Theory and Practice, 391 ; C. Colson, 440; University Graduate and A.M.I.C.E., 440 ; Theory and Practice, 602 ; Justice, 010 ; An Elderly Bachelor of Engineering, 042 ; Justice, 043, 071
  • Gun, A Multiple Projectile or Compound. S. Tolver Preston, 40
  • Gutta-Percha Covered Wire, The Inventor of. P. J., 23, 41; Alex. Siemens, 70 ; F. H. Dan- ehell, 201; Carl Siemens, 232; Ellen Hahn Danehell, 893
  • Hairpin Making Machinery. R. J. Bush, 441
  • Harmonic Valve Diagram. John E. Sweet, 749
  • Harveyised Steel Armour-Plates, 249; Vickers, Sons, and Co., 285 ; Philip J. D. Lindoe, 285
  • Hook and Eye Making Machinery. A. E. W. Gwyn, 173
  • Hot-Air Jackets for Steam Cylinders and Gas- Fired Boilers. G., 23; Henry Davey, 41; Frederick Hurd, 41
  • Hydrants, Frost Valves for. W. Lewis Baker, 284
  • India, British Trade in. S.P.Q.R., 253
  • Inquests, Professional Witnesses nt. W. H. Davis, Fleet Engineer R.N., 71
  • Institution of Civil Engineers. Telford, 671; Steam, 701
  • Institution of Engineers and Shipbuilders in Scotland. A Member, 071
  • Ireland, County Surveyors. Open Competition, 899
  • Iron Works, Early English. J. Eliot Hodgkin, 805
  • Irrigation in Egypt. XV. Willcocks, 133
  • Jackets, Hot-Air, for Steam Cylinders and Gas- Fired Boilers. G., 23; Henry Davey, 41; Frederick Hurd, 41
  • Jackets, Vacuum. Robert McGinsson, 284
  • Landlords and Boilers, Ground. XV. D. Rees and Co., 010
  • Leaky Tubes. See Forced, Draught and Navy Boiler Committee
  • “Leopold II.” XV. B. Thompson, 002; A. O. Robins, 010 ; Paddle Wheel, 043
  • Liability of Engineers. An Elderly Bachelor of Engineering, 042
  • Lightning Conductors. J. B. Breur, 871
  • Liverpool Overhead Railway. C. S. <lu Riche Preller, 232
  • Locomotive for the Mersey Railway. J. D. T., 252
  • Locomotive for Northern Railway of France, Compound. Adolphe E. Gobert, 284
  • Locomotive, Winby’s Express. J. D. T., 071
  • Locomotives, American and English. G. It. D., 643
  • Locomotives, Mr. Stretton’s List of. John II. Ravenshaw, 24 ; Clement E. Stretton, C.E., 41; John H. Ravenshaw, 71 ; Clement E. Stretton, C.E., 101 ; John H. Ravenshaw, 133 ; Clement E. Stretton, O.E., 173 ; John H. Ravenshaw, 202; Clement E. Stretton, C.E., 232
  • Machinery, Taxation of. G. Humphreys-Davies. 173, 232
  • Manganese Steel. Hadfield's Steel Foundry Company, Limited, 133
  • Manufacture of Small Arms. R. F. C., 899
  • Marine Boilers and Leaky Tubes. See Forced Draught
  • Maxim's High-Speed Steamer. C. M. Ranus, 201
  • Measures, Metrical System. See Metrical System
  • Measuring Power for Driving Dynamos. A., 326
  • Mechanical Flight. Hiram S. Maxim, 325; Horatio Phillips, 325 ; J. L. Fullerton, 409
  • Metrical System of Weights and Measures. O. C. D. Ross, 320 ; C. S. du Riche Preller, 343; J. Emerson Dowson, 391 ; Charles Louis Hett, 391 ; C. S. du Riche Preller, 409; J. Slater Lewis, 441: Jno. Birch and Co., 804; James Hume, 838; Charles Louis Hett, 838 ; J. II. Twigg, 809 ; J. XV. Bennett, 899
  • Midland Railway Speed. Frederick J. Bolt, 325
  • Navigation, The Beginning of Steam. A. M., 101
  • Navy Boiler Committee. Delta, 701; J. Jennings Campbell, 870. See Forced Draught and Leaky Tubes
  • New South Wales Railway Commission. XVm. F. Schey, 409
  • North German Lloyd Line. B. XV. Ginsburg, 409
  • Northern Railway of France, Compound Locomotive for. Adolphe E. Gobert, 284
  • Northwich Bridge. John J. Webster, 701
  • Novelty in Patents. R. R. Gubbins, 284; Thomas Moy, 343
  • Overhead Railway, Liverpool. C. S. du Riche Preller, 232
  • Paddle Steamers, Fast. XV. B. Thompson, 002 ; *O. Robins, 010 ; Paddle Wheel, 043
  • Patents, American. Fell and Wilding, 805
  • Patents, Novelty in. R. R. Gubbins, 284 ; Thomas Moy, 343
  • Persia. See Atlantic Liners, Old Pneumatic Riveter. Alpha, 749 ; De Bergue and Co., Limited, 870
  • Power in Central Stations. Alfred Hanssen, 253 ; H. D. Pearsall, 253
  • Professional Witnesses at Inquests. X. H. Davies, Fleet Engineer. R.N.,
  • Projectile or Compound Gun, A Multiple, o. Tolver Preston, 40
  • Propeller, Screw Turbine. See Thornycroft
  • Pulsometers, Steam Consumption of. A. Macivor, 837
  • Pumps, Centrifugal. Alfred Hanssen, 173 ; G. r Charnock, 202
  • Railway, Beirut and Damascus Light. C. S. du Riche Preller, 101, 133
  • Railway, Liverpool Overhead. C. S. du Riche Preller, 232
  • Railway Speeds. Frederick J. Bolt, 325
  • Railway, Transandine, Bridges on the. Phoenix Bridge Company, 173; Expert of Forty Years' Experience, 202
  • Railway Transition Curves. C. F. F., /I; Walter Shellshear, 409
  • Rating of Machinery. G. Humphreys-Davies, 173, 232
  • Recent Science. Charles S. Parsons, 643
  • Rifles, Manufacture of Small Arms. R.F.C., 899
  • Riveter, Pneumatic. Alpha, 749 ; De Bergue and Co., Limited, 870
  • Salt-Cutting Machine. A. Espinosa, 284
  • Saw Blades, Thompson Flexible Back. Saws, 174
  • Schichau Locomotive Boiler and Torpedo Cruisers. It. A. Ziese, 22 ; John I. Thornycroft and Co., 40
  • Scholarships, Whitworth. Reform, 837
  • “Scotia.” See Atlantic Liners, Old
  • Screw Propulsion with Non-Reversible Engines.
  • Robert McGlasson, 22, 24, 101, 133 ; Magnus Volk, 133 ; Robert McGlasson, 284, 392, 617, 805
  • Screw Turbine Propeller. See Thornycroft
  • Shipping Charges and British Industry. Deacon, Maxwell, and Dore, 441
  • Ships' Bulkheads, Economical. E. A. Cowper, 391
  • Smoke Consumption. T. Nicholson, 010; X. J. V. K. Q., 043 ; Observer, 701; T. Nichol¬son, 701 ; Progress, 805
  • Steam Consumption of Pulsometers. A. Maclvor, 837
  • Steam Navigation, The Beginning of. A. M., 101
  • Steamer, Maxim’s High-Speed. C. XI. Ranus, 201
  • Steamers, Fast Paddle. XX'. B. Thompson, 602 ; O. Robins, 616 ; Paddle Wheel, 043,
  • S.S. “ Great Britain.” Wm. XI. Henderson, 173 ; XV. Ginsburg, 202 ; H. Lawrence Swinburne,
  • 202 ; XV. XI. Anderson, 325. See also Atlantic Liners, Old
  • Steel for Dynamo Field Magnets. James Muirhead, 440; H. W. Ravenshaw, 002
  • Steel for Rifles, Manufacture of Small Anns. R.F.C., 899
  • Stretton’s List of Locomotives. John If. Raven¬shaw, 24 ; Clement E. Stretton, C.E., 41 ; John H. Ravenshaw, 71; Clement E. Stretton, C.E., 101 John H. Ravenshaw, 133; Clement E. Stretton, C.E., 173; John II. Ravenshaw, 202 ; Clement E. Stretton, C.E., 232
  • Sulzer Engine Tests (Future of British Engineering). A. F. P., 133
  • Superheating Steam. William Donaldson, 440
  • Surveyors, Ireland County, Open Competition,
  • Syrian Light Railway (Beirut and Damascus). C. S. du Riche Preller, 101, 133
  • Taxation of Machinery. O. Humphreys-Davies, 173 232
  • Tequixquiac Tunnel, Mexico. Fred. W. Abbot, 805
  • Tests of Steam Boilers, Chelsea Electric Station. J.Grcstv,441; Frank King,602 ; M. W.T., 602 ;
  • J. Gresty, 043; Frank King, 071; J. Gresty, 750 .
  • Theory and Practice. See Graving Docks
  • Thompson Flexible Back Saw Blades. Saws, 174
  • Thornycroft Boiler in Danish Cruiser. R. A. Zicse, 22 ; John I. Thornycroft and Co., 40
  • Thornycroft's Screw Turbine Propeller. Alex. Vogelsang, 201; Non Libet, 201; A. Vogelsang, 232 ; Arthur Rigg, 232
  • Tower, Blackpool. Babel, 301
  • Trade Enterprise Abroad, English. T. W. T. Tuckey, 408
  • Trade in India, British. S.P.Q.R., 253
  • Training of Engineers. See Engineers' Training
  • Transandine Railway, Bridges on the. Phoenix Bridge Company, 173 ; Expert of Forty Years’ Experience, 202
  • Transition Curves. C. F. F., 71; Walter Shell- shear, 409
  • Triple-Screw Engines. Jas. Hamilton, 232 ; Duns¬muir and Jackson,284
  • Tube Fastenings, Boiler. II. Benbow, 70. See Forced Draught and Leaky Tubes
  • Tunnel, Tequixquiac, Mexico. Fred. W. Abbot, 805
  • Turbine Propeller. See Thornycroft
  • “Umbria” Accident, The. The Electrical Company, Limited, 41
  • Vacuum Jackets. Robert McGlasson, 284
  • Valve Diagram, Harmonic. John E. Sweet, 749
  • Valves for Hydrants, Frost. W. Lewis Baker, 284
  • Vibrating Matter, The Energy of. S. Tolver Preston, 101
  • Water Works, Gainsborough (221). A. Timmins, 284
  • Weights, Metrical System. See Metrical System
  • Whitworth Scholarships. Reform, 837
  • Winby’s Express Locomotive. J. D. T., 071
  • Winding Drums. A. Richards, 40
  • Wire, Inventor of Gutta-Percha Covered. P. J., 23, 41; Alex. Siemens, 70 ; F. H. Danchell, 201; Carl Siemens, 232 ; Ellen Hahn Danchell, 899
  • Witnesses, Professional, at Inquests. W. H. Davis, Fleet Engineer, R.N., 71

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