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Vol 02. Oct 1897 to Sep 1898

  • Accidents, 23, 62, 71, 133, 216, 247, 288, 303, 354, 386, 400, 409, 451, 491, 494.
  • Accumulators, 81, 84, 87, 111, 172, 233, 255, 276, 285, 339, 345, 381, 3S6, 421, 473.
  • Accumulator traction on rails and ordinary roads, 81, 84, 255.
  • Acetylene, 12, 63, 89, 137. 233, 286, 417, 434.
  • Acetylene Exhibition, 434.
  • Agricultural Hall Exhibition, 457.
  • A halting vestry, 118.
  • Alcohol in prime movers, The use of, 51.
  • Allan accumulator, The, 233.
  • Aluminium bronze, 16.
  • American electric moto-vehicles, 399.
  • American notes, 46, 84, 399.
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 84.
  • An early electrical carriage, 245.
  • Annuaire General de la Velocipede de l'Automobile (Review), 22.
  • Answers to correspondents, 18, 59, 99, 139, 179, 219, 263, 301, 347, 403, 443, 479.
  • Austen's patent wheel-making machine, 292.
  • Automobile Association (Ld.), The, 388, 458, 462-473.
  • Automobile Club of Belgium, 222, 234, 275, 279, 311, 354, 369, 429.
  • Automobile Club of France, 10, 74, 354, 356, 429, 481.
  • Automobile Club of Great Britain, 83, 186, 224, 264, 272, 288, 343, 398, 403, 415, 446, 494.
  • Automobile Engineers' Discussion Club, 391.
  • Automobile fiasco, The, 174.
  • Automobile house, An, 56.
  • Automobiles sur Rails (Review), 416.
  • Automobilism and fire-engines, 101, 197, 222, 394, 4.53.
  • Automobilism and Socialism, 444.
  • Automobilism and street noises, 456.
  • Automobilism in Austria, 435.
  • Automobilism in France and England, 434.
  • Automobilism in Liverpool, 99, 117, 44.8.
  • Automobilism on roads, by W. Worby Beaumont, M.I.C.E., &c., 195, 239, 277.
  • Automobilism v. dear forage, 449.
  • Automotor exchanges, 61.
  • Automotor journals, 89, 137.
  • AUTOMOTOR testing laboratory, THE—
  • - Bickford's petroleum burner, 423.
  • - Lombard corrugated rim, 423.
  • - Wells and Co.'s lubricating oil, 423.
  • Bankruptcy Court—
  • - Bennett, B. B., 26.
  • - Cycle and Motor Accessories Co., 450, 494.
  • - Fleet Cycle Co., 450.
  • - Hall, R. F., and Co., 371.
  • - Hersee, S. J., 26.
  • - Leather-Shod Wheel Co., 495.
  • - Monkhouse, C. E., 371.
  • - Ramsay, W. D., 410,
  • - Salocin Wheel Co., 251, 494.
  • - Smith, Albert, 411.
  • - Stewart, C. Nigel, 133.
  • - Universal Electric Carriage Syndicate, 52.
  • Barr, Andrew W., 350.
  • Beaumont, W. Worby, M.I.C.E., &c., on the horseless carriage industry, 23, 86, 106, 175, 195, 238, 277.
  • Bedford, J., on springs, 281.
  • Beeston Motor Co., 364.
  • Beeston Pneumatic Tyre Co., 370.
  • Benz motor, 294.
  • Berlin and moto-vehicles, 57, 73.
  • Bessemer, Sir Henry, 279.
  • Better late than never, 203.
  • Bickford petroleum burner, 276, 295, 423.
  • Bicycles, The efficiency of, 248.
  • Birch's Manual of Cycle Companies (Review), 70.
  • Blackpool Motor Car Co., 91.
  • Blot accumulators, 52, 229.
  • Boilers, 2, 16, 150, 226, 246, 248, 312, 386, 406.
  • Bowden's mechanical transmitter, 27.
  • Bradbury and Co. (Ld.), 184.
  • Brick roadways, 188.
  • Brighton and motor-cars, 284.
  • Britannia Motor Carriage Co., 52, 91, 124.
  • British Electric Traction Co., 251.
  • British Hydraulic Jointing Co., 392.
  • British Motor Syndicate, 53, 92, 103, 133, 140, 234, 303, 348, 368, 370, 393, 409.
  • British Motor Syndicate and Great Horseless Carriage Co., 19, 92, 125-131, 133, 348.
  • British Motor Syndicate v. Universal Motor Carriage and Cycle Co., 408.
  • Bronzes and alloys, 16.
  • Brown's steam carriage, 167, 432.
  • Brussels-Spa meeting, 354.
  • Buffalo injector, The, 195.
  • Burners, Liquid fuel, 118, 276, 295, 423, 489.
  • Cab competition, Paris, 377.
  • Call motor, 355.
  • Caledonian Motor Car and Cycle Co., 52.
  • Cambier and Co.'s moto-vehicles, 391.
  • Canal automobilism, 31, 75, 88, 111, 154, 365.
  • Carbide calcium. See Acetylene.
  • Carburettor, 467, 473, 490.
  • Carriage of petrol, 368.
  • Cassier's Magazine, 418, 487.
  • Catalogues, 22, 71, 103, 142, 177, 232, 274, 305, 354—
  • - Albone, D., 274.
  • - Alley and Maclellan, 232.
  • - Ardwick Engineering Co., 305.
  • - Bagshaw and Sons, 305.
  • - Barker, T., and Co.. 71.
  • - Bolling and Lowe, 142.
  • - Cambier, Th., and Co., 71, 274.
  • - Corbett, T., 177.
  • - Cury, W. E., 419.
  • - Daimler Motor Co.' 305.
  • - Davey, Paxman, and Co., 22.
  • - Dunkley, W. H., 274.
  • - Electrical Power Storage Co., 71.
  • - Edison and Swan, 71.
  • - Elliott Bros., 103.
  • - Ernest Scott and Mountain, 419.
  • - Harvey, Julius, and Co., 419.
  • - Heywood and Bridge, 305.
  • - Holden and Brooke, 305.
  • - Humber Co. 103.
  • - International Electric Co., 22.
  • - Motor Car Co., 23.
  • - Kelham Rolling Mills, 305.
  • - Mannesmann Tube Co., 22.
  • - Measures Bros., 71.
  • - Mirlees, Watson, and Yaryan Co., 232.
  • - Monarch motor, 354.
  • - Motor Car Co., 71.
  • - Newall, R. S., and Son, 22.
  • - Newton Machine Tool Works, 22.
  • - Parsons, C. A., and Co., 232.
  • - Pope Manufacturing Co., 71.
  • - Reliance Lubricating Oil Co., 103.
  • - Richard, G., and Co., 22.
  • - Robey and Co., 71.
  • - Roller Bearings Co., 274.
  • - Ronneheck, H., 232.
  • - Sargeant, W. S., and Co., 22.
  • - Smith, Parfrey, and Co , 305.
  • - Stirling, J. and C., 22.
  • - Trusty oil engine, 142.
  • - United Ordnance and Engineering Co., 305.
  • - Weatherill, 305.
  • Characteristic factor in the power of petrol motors, 221.
  • Chelsea Vestry and motor dust-carts, 241.
  • Clacton and moto-cars, 284.
  • Clarkson and Capel's liquid fuel burner, 172.
  • Clarkson, T., on moto-car machinery. 272.
  • Clayton and Shuttleworth's traction engine, 85.
  • Clergymen on motors, 101.
  • Club notes, 62.
  • Clutch, Herschmann's hydraulic, 436.
  • Coachbuilders and automotors, 17.
  • Coachmakers' Company, 15, 119.
  • Coefficient of merit for automotors, 21.
  • Coil clutch, 141.
  • Columbia electric carriage, 46.
  • Companies registered. See New companies.
  • Company matters, 28, 52, 91, 123, 184, 229, 251, 292, 307, 357, 392, 439, 491.
  • Condensers for steam vehicles, 244.
  • Congestion of the city traffic, 265.
  • Continental notes, 7, 14, 15, 57, 64, 86, 87, 97, 132, 134, 168, 183, 198, 204, 221, 228, 252, 200. 297, 307, 310, 354, 366, 369, 377, 421, 430, 432, 435, 450, 4,96.
  • Continental trials of petroleum and steam motors, 297, 429.
  • Contour Road Book of England, 273.
  • Cork as a paving material, 446.
  • Corporations and moto-vehicles, 24, 41, 118, 119, 122, 132, 143, 204, 242, 218, 284, 436, 480.
  • Correction, 141.
  • Correspondence, 30, 72, 103, 149, 185, 234, 275, 311, 368, 419, 452, 497.
  • - Adamson, A., 276.
  • - Allen, A. J., 30, 72, 150, 236, 419, 452, 498.
  • - Anonymous, 30, 74, 150, 185, 311, 368, 498.
  • - Austin, H, 236.
  • - Automobile Club of Belgium, 234, 275, 311, 369.
  • - Automobile Club of France, 185.
  • - Barraclough, W., 150.
  • - Bowden, J. T., 276.
  • - Brereton, A., 311.
  • - Carless, Capel, and Leonard, 369.
  • - Cavour, O., 185.
  • - Coombs, G., 452.
  • - Cooke, F. I., 73.
  • - Cragg, A. C., 103.
  • - Dabson, A., 30.
  • - Daimler Motor Co., 275.
  • - Davis, H. T., 151.
  • - Douglas, A., 74.
  • - Edinburgh Motor Car Co., 452.
  • - Elieson Lamina Accumulator Co., 73.
  • - Evans, H. 276.
  • - Falkirk Motor Co., 497.
  • - Finney, J., 497.
  • - Flaxman, A. E., 149.
  • - Fly-wheels, 276.
  • - Frentzel, F., 74.
  • - Gowan, F. M., 369, 419
  • - Harrison and Co., 73.
  • - Harvey, Julius, and Co., 150.
  • - Hunter and Co., 369.
  • - Hyndman, H. H. F., 275.
  • - Jones, A., 276.
  • - Knight, J. H., 73, 234, 312.
  • - Knohlauch, L., 73.
  • - Lancashire Steam Motor Co., 275.
  • - Lemoine, R., 185.
  • - Lister, F., 236.
  • - London Motor Car Works Co., 234.
  • - London Motor Van and Wagon Co., 104.
  • - Love, John, jr., and Co ; 149.
  • - Melling, J., 277.
  • - Mitchell, A., 234.
  • - Motor Carriage Supply Co., 235, 275.
  • - Payne, B. A., 235, 276.
  • - "Petrol," 103.
  • - Roots and Venables, 234.
  • - Salomons, Sir David, 30.
  • - Simms, F. R., 452, 452, 498.
  • - Simpson and Bodman, 149.
  • - Simpson, J., 150.
  • - Sporton, H., 72.
  • - Sportsman's Exhibition, 311.
  • - Stanley, W., 30.
  • - Tait, Rev. A., 104.
  • - Tube, J. E., 104.
  • - Walter, E. J., 185.
  • - Woolidge, W., 74.
  • - Wrightson, E., 185.
  • Cost of electric traction, 228.
  • Cost of locomotion in Paris, 87.
  • Coulthard steam wagon, 84.
  • Country roads, 412.
  • Coventry Bollee, A., 10.
  • Critchley, J. S., on the Daimler motor, 136.
  • Crocker-Wheeler motor, 489.
  • Crowdus storage battery, 2713, 311.
  • Crypto Co.'s system, The, 216.
  • Customs duties, 289, 344.
  • Cycle and Motor Accessories (Ld.), 450, 494.
  • Cycle construction, Some points in, by F. J. Osmond, 76.
  • Cycle gearing, 276.
  • Cyclometers, 175, 309.
  • Cylinders and shafts, 231.
  • Daimler Motor Co., 13, 26, 30, 55, 136, 235, 275, 352, 365, 372, 440.
  • Dance's steam carriages, 5.
  • Davis's steering gear, 110.
  • Dawson, Philip, on mechanical features of electric traction, 156, 193, 236.
  • De Dion tricycle, 150.
  • Deprez, M. Marcel, on motive power, 11.
  • Design of automotor vehicle engines, 86.
  • Design of automotor vehicles, 299.
  • Diesel oil-motor, 161, 204, 341.
  • Differential gear, 68, 385, 435.
  • Disfiguring the Thames Embankment, 221.
  • Dorey's carburettor, 490.
  • Duchesse d'Ilzes, The, 411.
  • Dundee Tramway Co., 215.
  • Dunkley's gas motor, 400.
  • Duplex motor, 488.
  • Durr's burner, 489.
  • Duryea motor, The, 74.
  • Dust-cart, Steam, 24.
  • Dyer, Colonel, 279.
  • Easton, Anderson, and Goolden's steam valves, 259.
  • Eayrs, J., on brick roadways, 188.
  • Economical use of steam in non-condensing engines, 339.
  • Efficiency of bicycles, 248.
  • Electrical differential gear, 435.
  • Electrical engineering, 147.
  • Electrical Power Storage Co., 392, 439.
  • Electrical Review, The, quotations from, 84, 103, 227, 228, 230.
  • Electrical road traction, 147.
  • Electrical traction coefficients, &c., 386.
  • Electric and General Investment Co., 184.
  • Electric cabs, 17, 65, 87, 122, 175, 308, 377, 399, 421.
  • Electric carriages in Berlin, 204.
  • Electric motors, 88, 415, 474.
  • Electric power from sea waves, 446.
  • Electric Street Car Manufacturing Co., 91, 251.
  • Electric traction, 45, 51, 57, 72, 81, 84, 147, 156, 185, 193, 227, 228, 229, 233, 236, 251, 251, 255, 291, 357, 365, 377, 386, 476.
  • Electric vehicles, 17, 44, 46, 65, 90, 146, 204, 243, 245, 287,.290, 308, 345, 377, 399, 458, 460.
  • Electro Dynamics (Review), 416.
  • Elieson electric cab and van, 290.
  • Ellis, Jesse, and Co.'s automotor wagon, 87, 373.
  • Enfield steam carriage, 72.
  • Engineering, quotations from, 174, 248.
  • Engineering Magazine, 70, 86, 102, 177, 274, 305, 339, 418, 487.
  • Engineers' strike, observations on the, 180.
  • Engineer, The, quotations from, 13, 45, 89, 222, 250.
  • E. P. S. batteries, 226.
  • Epstein Electric Accumulator Co., 231.
  • Epstein L., on accumulator traction, 81, 84, 345.
  • Essentials of Gearing, The, by G. C. Anthony, A.M., 231.
  • Evolution of the moto-vehicle, The, 219.
  • Exhibitions, 4, 432, 434, 457.
  • Explosions, 71, 88, 246, 386.
  • Fact and fiction, 260.
  • Faure-King traction cell, 111.
  • Ferry rates, 452.
  • Fire Brigade and automobilism, The London, 197, 437, 453.
  • Fire engines and automobilism, 57, 73, 101, 185, 198, 222, 247, 309, 394, 437, 453.
  • Fire extinguishing fluid, 477.
  • floats, 247.
  • First death by a moto-carriage, 23.
  • Fischer Equipment Co., 399.
  • Flash boilers, 74.
  • Flash point of petroleum, The, 265, 404 415, 419, 431.
  • Fletcher, W., on Dance's steam carriages, 5.
  • Forbes's liquid fuel regulator, 164.
  • Foreign notes, See Continental notes.
  • French heavy trials, 7, 14, 86, 134, 168, 198, 481..
  • French law of moto-vehicles, 352.
  • French light petroleum motors, weights of, 56.
  • French notes, 10, 17, 23, 44, 56, 222, 252, 260, 377, 394, 411. See also Continental notes.
  • French regulations for automotors, 6, 20, 289, 352.
  • Friction clutch, 62..
  • Fuel cost calculator, 26.
  • Fuel oil, 13.
  • Fulmen storage cell, 286, 378-384.
  • Garnet du Chauffeur (Review), 417.
  • Gas and Oil Engines, by F. Graver (Review), 22.
  • Gas motor bath chair, 400.
  • Gearing, 25, 74, 83, 110, 150, 151, 199, 217, 231, 338, 385, 414, 420, 435, 426, 490.
  • Genie Civil, quotation, 11.
  • German silver, 17.
  • Girling Cycle and Motor Car Co., 123.
  • Gordon electric battery, 411.
  • Graphic, quotation, 4.
  • G. R. Blot and Co. (Ld.), 52, 229.
  • Great Horseless Carriage Co., 91, 125-131, 133, 149, 184, 370, 409.
  • Great Horseless Carriage Co. and the British Motor Syndicate, 19, 92, 125-131, 133.
  • Grover, F., on modern gas and oil engines, 22.
  • Gulzow-Fiedler accumulator, 87, 172.
  • Hackney and automohilism, 436.
  • Halstead and Horsburgh's friction clutch, 62.
  • Hammering, The 'work done in, 357.
  • Hampstead, roads, The, 496.
  • Hastings Cycle and Motor Car Co., 184.
  • Headlands Battery Co., 52, 90, 460.
  • Heat of combustion of acetylene, The, 137.
  • Heilmann electric locomotive, 57, 305.
  • Herschmann's hydraulic clutch, 436.
  • High or low test petroleum, 139, 175, 431.
  • Hornsby, Richard, and Sons, 91.
  • Horse and moto-vehicle accidents, 247.
  • Horse-drawn cabs v. electric cabs, 175.
  • Horse-keep v. motor-keep, 449.
  • Horse-power of automotor vehicles, 90.
  • Horse-power of petrol motors, 479.
  • Efospitalier, E., on electrical traction, 386.
  • Efospitalier, E., on petrol motors, 221.
  • How to employ all the wheels of vehicles for propulsion, 216.
  • How, T. W. on roller bearings, 37.
  • Humber and Co., 91.
  • Hunter's oil-Motor, 148, 369.
  • Hydraulic jointing, 350;392.
  • Jeanteand electric cabs, 379.
  • Jenkins, Rhys, on gearing, 335.
  • John o'Groats to Land's End on a motocycle, 56.
  • Journalists on automobilism, 493.
  • Joy's steam valve, 1,92.
  • Judges at the Birmingham trials, The, 406.
  • Kelvin's law of economy, 1.
  • Kingdon's steam valves, 307.
  • Knight, J. H., on light oil-motors, 367.
  • Krieger electric system, 225, 308, 378.
  • Madelvic Motor Carriage Co., 229.
  • Magisterial prejudice, 26.
  • Manchester and electric traction, 45.
  • Manchester Association of Engineers, 37.
  • Manganese bronze, 16.
  • Manhole joints in boilers, 16.
  • Mansfield moto-vehicle service, 401.
  • Maxim's automotor, 48, 104.
  • Mechanical Engineer's Office Companion (Review), 487.
  • Mechanical features of electric traction, by Philip Dawson, 156, 193, 236.
  • Mechanical propulsion on canals, 31, 75, 111, 154.
  • Mechanical transmission system, 27.
  • Mechanical World, quotation, 4, 203.
  • Medical man on moto-vehicles, A., 204.
  • Merryweather's motor fire-engine, 309.
  • Metalling for roads, 277.
  • Methods of obtaining motor power, 11.
  • Metropolitan District Railway Co., 357.
  • Midland Cycle and Motor Car Exhibition, 251.
  • Military, The, and automobilism, 65, 497.
  • Monopoly of automotor manufacture, 103.
  • Moto-cars and Maidstone, 47.
  • Moto-cars and the Lord Mayor's Show, 73.
  • Moto-cars and the Motor Car Act (Review), 102.
  • Moto-cars for Northumberland, 110.
  • Motor Car Attachment Co., 277.
  • Motor Car Club, 83, 364.
  • Motor Car Co., 142.
  • Motor Car Emporium (Ld.), 137.
  • Motor Car machinery, 472.
  • Motor Carriage Supply Co., 275, 453.
  • Motor Manufacturing Co., 358.
  • Moto-tricycles v. trains, 24.8.
  • Moto vehicles without differential gear, 199.
  • Narrow v. broad tyres, 284.
  • National Cycle and Motor Car Insurance Co., 439.
  • National Cycle Show, The, 90.
  • Traction-Engine Owners' and Users' Association, 94.
  • Nautical Automobilism, 48, 61, 88, 182, 247, 365.
  • New and Mayne (Ld.), 26, 53, 69, 93, 148.
  • New Beeston Co.'s reconstruction, 28, 52, 228.
  • New companies registered, 29, 56, 93, 131, 184, 231, 257, 292, 360, 393, 441, 491
  • - Abel Morrall, 184.
  • - Austen's patent wheelmaking machine, 184.
  • - Automatic Conveyance Co., 251.
  • - Automobile Association, 441.
  • - Automobile Proprietary, 131.
  • - Automotors, 231.
  • - Baku Russian Petroleum Co., 431.
  • - Beeston Cycles (Continental), 231.
  • - Beeston Motor Co., 56.
  • - Bell Hall Tyre Syndicate, 441.
  • - Birmingham Manufacturing Co., 360.
  • - Blenheim Cycle Co., 56.
  • - Boulton and Paul, 131.
  • - Bradford and District Cycle and Motor
  • - Car Traders' Association, 93.
  • - Brayton Oil-Motor Co., 184.
  • - British Alcolite, 361.
  • - British Automotive Proprietary Syndicate, 252.
  • - British Hydraulic Jointing Co., 361.
  • - British Wagon Co., 231.
  • - Cam Gear Syndicate, 393.
  • - Challiner and Willoughby Carriage Tyre Co., 361.
  • - Chitty Dynamo and Motor Co., 131.
  • - Collins's Patent Lever Gear Co., 361,
  • - Compound Hydro-carbon Motor Syndicate, 491.
  • - Co-operative Cycle Manufacturing Co., 184.
  • - Cosmopolitan Cycle and Motor Works, 29.
  • - Coventry Accessories, 231.
  • - Craven Cycle Co., 56.
  • - Crewdson, Hardy, and Co., 441.
  • - Croll's Improved Brake-Holder Co., 29.
  • - Cycles (Ld.), 184.
  • - Cyclists' Chalet Co., 56.
  • - Dare Manufacturing Co., 252.
  • - Davidson's Air-Car Construction Syndicate, 56.
  • - Delacroix Motor Syndicate, 184.
  • - Devon Traction and Motor Co., 252.
  • - Drake and Gorham Electric Power and Traction (Pioneer) Syndicate, 361.
  • - Dublin Carriage and Rubber Tyre Co., 132.
  • - Dunlop Motor Co., 56.
  • - E. C. Clark, 93.
  • - Edward Foster and Sons, 56.
  • - Edward Preston and Sons, 184.
  • - Edwin Clark and Co., 56.
  • - Egdell Cycle and Engineering Co., 393.
  • - Electrical Vehicle Syndicate, 29.
  • - Electric Hansom Cab and Carriage Syndicate, 132.
  • - Electric Horse Promotion Syndicate, 292.
  • - Electric Light and Power Co., 292.
  • - Electric Light Railway and Tramway Carriage Works, 292.
  • - Electric Street-Car Manufacturing Syndicate, 93, 132.
  • - Endurance Motor Co., 184.
  • - Falkirk District Motor Co., 361.
  • - Farley Cartman Co., 491.
  • - Felsche's Patent Tube Joint Syndicate, 292.
  • - F. Jackson and Co., 132.
  • - Fleet Cycle Co., 29.
  • - Glasgow and West of Scotland Motor Car Co., 132.
  • - Gloria Cycle Co., 231.
  • - G. R. Blot and Co., 56.
  • - Henry White and Co., 132.
  • - Hillsdon and Stones, 292.
  • - Hoffmann Manufacturing Co., 184.
  • - Holden Juvenile Cycle CO., 132.
  • - Home and Colonial Cycle Supply Co., 184.
  • - Hopkins, Taylor, and Co., 231, 252.
  • - Humburto Patent Cycle and Engineering Co., 393.
  • - Hydro-Pneumatic Traction Syndicate, 132.
  • - Indian Cycle and General Engineering Co., 93.
  • - International Engine Patents Developments Co., 231.
  • - International Steam Carriage Syndicate, 132.
  • - Jackson and Harrison, 491.
  • - Jesse Ellis and Co., 252.
  • - Joseph Lucas, 93.
  • - Kendal Bicycle Co., 361.
  • - Kodak Cycle Co., 56.
  • - Lancaster Light Railways, 292.
  • - Langdon-Davies Electric Motor Co., 184. 231.
  • - Leyland and Birmingham Rubber Co., 361.
  • - Licensed Tyre Syndicate, 56.
  • - Liverpool and District Cycle Trades' Association, 491.
  • - Liverpool Cycle and Motor Show, 491.
  • - London Electrical Carriage Co.. 29.
  • - London Electrical Coupe Co., 29.
  • - London Electrical Van Co., 29.
  • - London Steam Omnibus Co., 393.
  • - Lu-Mi-N um Cycle Co., 393.
  • - Madelvic Motor Carriage Co., 184.
  • - Manchester Acetylene Gas and Carbide Co., 231.
  • - Mansfield Motor Car Co., 292.
  • - Martini Ozone Co., 491.
  • - Maxim Autocar Syndicate, 18t
  • - Middlesex Railways Extension (Motor Scheme). 132.
  • - Monarch Manufacturing Co , 293.
  • - Mossberg Roller Bearings, 361.
  • - Motor and Cycle Trades Club, 491.
  • - Motor Car Emporium, 93.
  • - Motor Carriage Supply Co., 184.
  • - Motor Manufacturing Co., 184.
  • - Motor Omnibus Syndicate, 252, 293.
  • - Motor Touring Co., 491.
  • - Motor Van Syndicate, 361.
  • - New Coventry Co., 231.
  • - New Power Syndicate, 231.
  • - New Raleigh Cycle Co., 184.
  • - New Rock Cycle Manufacturing Co., 184.
  • - New Rossleigh Cycle and Motor Co., 252.
  • - Northampton Cycle Traders' Association, 132.
  • - Northern Counties Electric and Motor Co., 184.
  • - Nottingham and District Cycle, Motor Car, and Accessories Exhibitions Co., 293.
  • - Paris Automobile Cab Co., 252.
  • - Patent Folding Perambulator Co., 132.
  • - Patent Wheel and Axle Co., 441.
  • - Perambulator and Manufacturing Co., 56.
  • - Pneumatic Beer Pump Co., 231.
  • - Pneumatic Direct Propulsion Syndicate, 441.
  • - Pneumatic Hub Syndicate, 181.
  • - Porous Accumulator Co., 361.
  • - Power and Traction, 56, 93.
  • - Preston and Beck, 132.
  • - Pretot Motor Syndicate, 293.
  • - Railway Developments, 441.
  • - Reavell and Co., 393.
  • - Recreation Moto-cars, 491.
  • - Redditch District Electric Tract:on Co., 361.
  • - Ribblesdale Cycle Co , 252.
  • - Rippingille's Albion Lamp Co., 132.
  • - Roland Elastic Wheel Syndicate, 393.
  • - Samuel Weston, 93.
  • - Saxton and Davies, 184.
  • - Scottish Motor hiring Co., 293.
  • - Scottish Omnibus and Car Co., 56.
  • - Scott's Engine Syndicate, 29.
  • - Self-Charging Electric 'Traction Co., 231.
  • - Self-Generating Electric Vehicle Light Syndicate, 56.
  • - Shakespeare, Kirkland, and Frost, 56.
  • - Societe Internationale de Construction d'Automobiles, 491.
  • - Speed Indicator Co., 181.
  • - Starleys, 56.
  • - Surrey Machinists' Co., 251.
  • - Taxameter Syndicate, 231, 251.
  • - Thames Rubber Co., 56.
  • - Thomas and William Cold well Syndicate, 293.
  • - Thomas Kendrick, 132.
  • - Tudor Accumulator Co., 29.
  • - Turrell Motor Manufacturing Co., 132.
  • - Ulster Carrying Co., 132.
  • - Werner Cadmium Electric Accumulator Syndicate, 361.
  • - Wheel Manufacturing Co., 93.
  • - White and Middleton Gas Engine Co., 93.
  • - White's Carriage Co., 491.
  • - Windsor Cycle Co., 231.
  • - Wolverhampton Tyre Syndicate, 184.
  • - W. T. Ellison and Co., 29.
  • - Yorkshire County Cycle Co., 293.
  • New Electricity Supply Syndicate, 440.
  • New General Traction Company, 360.
  • New Motive Power Syndicate, 3(30, 370.
  • Newspaper moto-vehicles, 249.
  • Niblett, J. T., on accumulators, 255.
  • Northern Society of Electrical Engineers, 147.
  • Northumberland Agricultural Society's Show, 411.
  • Notes of the month, 14, 63, 95, 144, 182, 223, 250, 296, 353, 414, 438, 476.
  • "Nymph," The, 88.
  • Obituary—
  • - Bessemer, Sir Henry, 279..
  • - Dyer, R. A., Colonel, 279.
  • - Hopkinson, Dr. John, 490.
  • - Philipson, John, 413.
  • - Winchilsea, Earl of, 490.
  • Oil as fuel, 13, 203.
  • Oil-motors and vehicles, 8, 10, 87, 120, 148, 161, 266, 271, 286, 294, 297, 352, 355, 372, 378, 462, 473, 488, 489.
  • - Barriere, 468.
  • - Benz, 294.
  • - Bergmann, 471.
  • - Berret, 462, 463.
  • - Bollee, 10.
  • - Cail, 355.
  • - Cambier, 391, 469.
  • - Compagnie Francaise, 471, 472.
  • - Crocker-Wheeler, 489.
  • - Daimler, 266, 271, 352, 372.
  • - Diesel, 161.
  • - Duplex, 488.
  • - Hille, 473.
  • - Hunter's, 148.
  • - Le Blon, 465, 466.
  • - Mors, 470.
  • - Peugeot, 378.
  • - Portal, 391.
  • - Pretot, 286.
  • - Richard, 399.
  • - Roots and Venables, 120, 372.
  • - Southall's, 8.
  • - Tenting's, 271.
  • - Vallee, 464, 465.
  • Oil-motors — a characteristic factor, 221.
  • Oil-motors by J. H. Knight, 3(37.
  • Oil-motors, Weight of French, 56.
  • Oil, Tendency of, to "gum," 29.
  • Oldest steam-motor in existence, 407.
  • Omnibus, A motor, 266, 271, 388.
  • Oppermann's Victoria, 243.
  • Osmond, F. J., on cycle construction, 76.
  • Our idea entirely, 60.
  • Paignton Improvements Bill, 221.
  • Panhard and Levassor No. 6," &c., 177, 260.
  • Paris-Amsterdam race, 334, 430.
  • Paris Cab Companies, 433.
  • Paris-Dieppe race, 23.
  • Paris Exhibition 1900, 391.
  • Paris moto-cab competition, 356, 377-384, 406, 421.
  • Paris Moto-vehicle Exhibition, 432.
  • Parsons's steam-motor, 42, 498.
  • Patent Law, Lectures on, 57.
  • Patents. See special separate index.
  • Patents applied for, 34, 79, 111, 158, 196, 240, 267, 312, 374, 423, 453, 498.
  • Patents. Specifications published (see also Patents, special separate index), 34, 79, 114, 159, 196, 240, 267, 312, 374, 423-428, 453-456, 498500.
  • Peek, Frean, and Co. adopt moto-vans, 84.
  • Performances of the Post Office moto-vans, 263.
  • Personal, 140.
  • Petroleum as a fuel, by Boverton Redwood, F.R.S.E., 349.
  • Petroleum, Carriage of, 368.
  • Petroleum, Committee Report, 419.
  • Petroleum, High or low test, 139, 265, 394, 404, 419, 431.
  • Petroleum Price of, 275, 415.
  • Petrol storage, 312, 369, 419.
  • Petrol stores, 284, 312, 315.
  • Petrol vehicles. See Oil-engines.
  • Peugeot vehicles, 378.
  • Philipson and Toward's steam vehicle, 289.
  • Philipson John, and automotors, 17, 413.
  • Pneumatic tyres, 310, 391.
  • Police and automotors, 134, 176, 23?, 273, 291, 352, 371, 410, 450, 495.
  • Pope Motor Manufacturing Co., 46.
  • Post Office and automobilism, The, 96, 101, 140, 143, 150, 188, 263, 480, 481.
  • Powers of local authorities, 22].
  • Practical Treatise on Modern Gas and Oil Engines, by F. Grover, 22.
  • Press and automobilism, The, 60, 63, 64, 68, 140, 181, 260, 275.
  • Pressure of air on vehicles, 311.
  • Pretot moto-vehicle, 286.
  • Pretot speed gear, 25.
  • Prices of moto-vehicles, 250.
  • Prince of Wales and automobilism, The, 96, 393.
  • Proceedings of technical societies, 31, 37, 42, 57, 75, 81, 111, 147, 154, 193, 231, 238, 277, 412.
  • Progress of antomobilism — the fusion of interests, 403.
  • Prony and Poncelet, The, 342.
  • Pygmee motor, 236.
  • Racing and high speed on roads, 61.
  • Railway News, The, quotations, 204, 228.
  • Raworth, J. S., 147.
  • Redwood, Professor Boverton, on petroleum as a fuel, 349.
  • Referee automatic pump, 357.
  • Regulations for automotors, French, 6, 20.
  • Regulations forlights, 436.
  • Reservoir Hub and Components Co., 360.
  • Resistance of vehicles in rounding curves, 45.
  • Reviews of books (see also Catalogues), 22, 70, 102, 142, 176, 231, 273, 304, 354, 406, 416, 449, 486.
  • Richard moto-vehiclts, 399.
  • Riker electric carriage, The, 146, 287, 458.
  • Risks of horse driving and riding, 100.
  • Roads, 299, 412.
  • Road traction data, 175.
  • Robinson, Leslie, Mechanical propulsion on canals, 31, 75, 111, 154.
  • Roger, M., Death of, 132.
  • Roller bearings, 37, 103, 152.
  • Roller bearings, Company, 55.
  • Rolls, Hon. C. S., 177.
  • Roman roads, 299.
  • Roots and Venables' oil - motors and mechanism, 120.
  • Roots and Venables' moto-vans, 81, 372.
  • Rosser Cycle and Brake Co., 17G.
  • Rossleigh Cycle Co., 29, 393.
  • Royal Agricultural Society moto-car competition, 110, 372, 406, 406.
  • Royal Lancashire Agricultural Society, 437.
  • Salocin Patent Wheel Co., 251, 491.
  • Salomons, Sir David, 21, 30, 171, 363, -131, 444.
  • Sanitation and Automobilism, 481.
  • Sargeant's water-tube boiler, 248.
  • Scarborough accident, The, 303.
  • Science abstracts, 417.
  • Science and Engineering, 1837-1897 (Review), 304.
  • "Scotte" system, The, 44, 437.
  • Scottish Motor Hiring Co., 292.
  • Scottish Omnibus and Car Co., 409.
  • Self-Propelled Traffic Association and the Automobile Club of Great Britain, 398, 403.
  • Self-Propelled Traffic Association (London), 105, 151, 189.
  • Self-Propelled Traffic Association (Liverpool Centre), 25, 59, 66, 105, 117, 151, 152, 189, 203, 235, 279, 293, 302, 317, 367, 395, 411, 413, 414, 494 —
  • - Accumulators and their application to traction on common roads, by J. T. Niblett, M. Inst. E.E., 255.
  • - Beaumont, W. Worby, on self-propelled vehicles, 106.
  • - Design of automobile vehicles for heavy traffic, by G. H. Little, 189, 212.
  • - Heavy weight competitions, 59, 66, 1-11, 151, 205, 220, 279, 293, 302, 317, 317, 319, 367, 419, 441, 414, 494.
  • - Liverpool City Council and the heavy trials, 117, 421.
  • - Report of Second Session, 1897-98, 395. on French trials, 7.
  • - Steam road-vehicles, by 1). H. Simpson and W. L. Bodman, 206.
  • - Steel springs for moto-cars, 281.
  • Serpollet system, The, 108, 118, 150, 215, 363.
  • Sign-posts for automobilists, 10.
  • Silicon bronze, 16.
  • Simms's magneto igniter, 461.
  • Simpson and Bodman on steam road-vehicles, 206, 219, 222;226, 234.
  • Simpson and Bodman's boiler, 226.
  • Simpson and Bodman's steam van. 298.
  • Six-wheeled vehicles, 150, 452, 432, 498.
  • Smyth, W. (Review), 102.
  • Society of Engineers, 195, 239, 277.
  • Solder, aluminium, 17.
  • Some difficulties of motor-vehicle construction, 166.
  • Southall's oil-engines, 8.
  • Southern Motor Car Co., 399.
  • Specifications of tram rails, 480.
  • Speed gear, 25, 74, 150.
  • Speed table, 400.
  • Spiers and Pond's "Lifu" van, 447.
  • Sportsman's Exhibition, 254, 311.
  • Sports Modernes, Les, 418.
  • Spreading the light, 175.
  • Springs for moto-cars, 281.
  • Stable fires, 60.
  • Stanley Cycle Show, 104.
  • Steam boilers, 2, 16, 150, 226, 246, 248, 312, 386, 406, 437, 484.
  • - Carriage and Wagon Co. (Ld.), 199, 244.
  • - carriages, 5, 21, 137, 289, 363, 401, 432.
  • - condensers, 244.
  • - dust-cart, 24, 336.
  • - economical use of, 339.
  • - engines, 85.
  • - fire-engines, 309.
  • - motors, 42, 108, 137, 248, 253, 297, 317, 361, 388.
  • - omnibuses, 388, 393.
  • - road-vehicles, by W. H. Simpson and Bodman, 206.
  • - tractor, 448, 482.
  • - tramcars, 215, 386.
  • - valves, 259, 307, 492.
  • - vans, 447.
  • - wagons, 84, 88, 253, 298, 317-338, 373.
  • Steering, 30, 110, 151, 276.
  • Stirling's moto-carriages, 21.
  • Storage battery traction, 227, 473.
  • Street traffic of London, The, 204.
  • Strength of cycle frames, 293.
  • Sydenham and Wilkinson's gearing arrangement, 216.
  • Talcine, 87.
  • Tangye's reversing gear, 420.
  • Taxameter, The, 251.
  • Taxation, 204, 228.
  • Tenting's petrol omnibus, 271.
  • Testing feed water, 310.
  • Testing secondary batteries, 339.
  • Testing tyres, 249.
  • Thames Ironworks Quarterly Gilzette, 70.
  • Thames River service, The, 48, 61, 182, 247.
  • Thornycroft's boiler, 2, 329.
  • Thornycroft's condenser, 244.
  • Thornycroft's six-wheeled lorry, 327.
  • Thornycroft's steam dust-cart, 24, 336.
  • Thornycroft's stuffing box, 06.
  • Three or four wheeled cars, 23G.
  • Three-ton limit, 443.
  • Toward and Co.'s steam tractor, 448, 482.
  • Tractional force, 404.
  • Traction engines, 85.
  • Traction on highways, Sir David Salomons, Bart., 21, 171.
  • Tram rails, Specifications of, 430.
  • Tramways, Duncan's Manual of, 418.
  • Transactions of the Liverpool Engineering Society, 231.
  • Tratman, E. E. Russell, C.E., on roads, 412.
  • Tricycles, 470, 471, 472, 473.
  • Tunbridge Wells and automotors, 177.
  • Tyre manufacturers combine, 476.
  • Tyre or tire, 349.
  • Tyres, 249, 284, 349, 391, 476.
  • Valves, Joy's gear for, 492.
  • Valves, Kingdon's steam, 307.
  • Valves of small steam-motors, 259.
  • Vestries and automotors (see also Corporation.), 118, 119, 132, 143, 204, 241, 496.
  • Vibration of motors, The, 301, 311.
  • Volume of trade passing through Liverpool, The, 107.
  • Ward Electrical Car Co., 69, 176.
  • Warwickshire and automotors, 174-, 176.
  • Weidkuecht boiler and system, 312, 388.
  • Weight of French petroleum motors, 56.
  • Wheel guards, 311.
  • Wheel-making machine, Austen's, 292.
  • Whitaker's Mechanical Engineers' Pocket Book, 142.
  • Why not try motor-vehicles ?, 265.
  • Willing's British and Irish Press Guide, 232.
  • Wind motors, 15.
  • Wind pressure, 303.
  • Woodcock, W. Hugh, on roller bearings, 152.
  • Workman's Compensation Act, People's guide to, 417.
  • Worm gearing, 83, 415.

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