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  • ACCIDENT, The Arlsey Railway, 31
  • Accident, The Woking Railway, 506
  • Accidents, Railway, 1 he Lords on, 348
  • Accidents, Railway, Report of the Commission on, 131, 149, 190, 213,269
  • Acquaintance, Professional (Parliamentary Counsel), 508
  • Adamson's Address to the North Staffordshire Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers, 390
  • Address, Inaugural, of Professor Abel, President, of the Society of Telegraph Engineers, 118, 137, 135
  • Address of C. William Siemens, President of the Iron and Steel Institute, 226, 256, 263
  • Adjusting Line Shafting, 217
  • Admiral Porter's Torpedo Ship, 284
  • Admiralty, Mr., Reed upon the, 71, 74
  • Agricultural Engineers' Association, Meeting of the, 67
  • Agricultural Locomotive, Eight-Horse Power, Ruston, Proctor, and Co.'s, 57
  • Aid to Scientific Research, Government, 511
  • Air Cushions for Docks, Clark and Standfield's, 511
  • Aix Water Supply; The Verdon Canal, 247 Alpha Gas Apparatus, Muller's, 69
  • Altoona Shops; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 320, 340,357, 373, 395, 415, 435, 458
  • Amateur Science at the United Service Institution, 251
  • America, Steel Production in, 349
  • American Bessemer Steel Production, 115, 212
  • American Institute of Mining Engineers (See Engineers, the American Institute of Mining)
  • American Iron and Steel Exhibits at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 158
  • American Locomotives at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 26, 88, 267, 268
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (See Engineers, The American Society of Civil)
  • Aneroid, The: its Construction, Principles, and Uses, 374
  • Angle-Iron Bending Machine, Fielding and Platt’s, 421
  • Apps' New Induction Coil, 304
  • Arlsey Railway Accident, The, 31
  • Arsenal of Pola, The, 38
  • Artillery Experiments, Italian, 39
  • Artillery, Russian, Tabulated Details of, 180
  • Arts, The Society of (See society of Arts, The)
  • Arts, Society of, Mr. Reed at the,.329
  • Ashtabula Bridge, Failure of the, 348, 352
  • Astatic Galvanometer, Faraday's, 91
  • Atmospheric Pressure, Instrument for Measuring; The Mariotti Barometer, 315
  • Australia, The Fairlie Engine in, 170
  • Autographic Testing Machine, Thurston's, 469
  • Auto-Kinetic System, The; Fire Telegraphs, 402
  • Automatic Brake, The Westinghouse; Trials on the North-Eastern Railway, 405
  • Automatic Curb Sender, The, 103
  • Automatic Fire Telegraphs, 223
  • Bagahaw and Son's Fireproof Mill at Hick-Lane, Batley, 294
  • Bain, Alexander, 54
  • Band-Sawing Machines at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 123
  • Barometer, The Mariotti, 315
  • Barrels, Machinery for Making, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 280
  • Beader, Selkirk's Tube, 430
  • Belgian and French Exhibits at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 3
  • Belgian Steel Manufacture, 444
  • Belpaire's Steam Tramcar, 108
  • Bending Machine, Angle-iron, Fielding and Platt s, 421
  • Berlin Gas Works, Schwedler's Details of Gasholder at the, 49
  • Bessemer Plant, Holley's, of the Vulcan Iron Company, St. Louis, U.S.A.; American Iron and Steel Works, 183, 206
  • Bessemer Steel Production in the United States, 115, 212
  • Bill, the New Health, 505
  • Bill, the Patent, 131, 168, 189, 193, 218, 347
  • Bill, The Patent; Meeting of London Patent Agents, 188
  • Bill, The Patent, and Preliminary Examination, 150
  • Block-Setting Machinery for St. Helier's Harbour, Jersey, 2S4
  • Boards, Machines for Planing, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 122
  • "Boats, Turtle Torpedo," The Engineer on, 484
  • Boiler Explosions and Loss of Life; Letter to Members of Parliament, 267
  • Boiler Explosions in 1876; Report of Mr. E. B. Marten, 194
  • Boiler Explosions, Report of Mr. L. E. Fletcher to the Manchester Steam Users' Association on, 503
  • Boiler Tube-Cleaning Apparatus, Essen's, 216
  • Boilers and Engines of the German Imperial Yacht "Hohenzollern, ' 30S, 345
  • Boilers; Howard, Experiments on, 80, 176, 296
  • Boilers, Stationary; The, Pennsylvania Railroad, 474
  • Boilers, Welded; Mr. L. E. Fletcher's Report, 419
  • Boring for Coal at Searle, 327
  • Bourry's Differential Screw Pipe Joint, 388
  • Brake, The Vacuum, '250
  • Brake, The Westinghouse Automatic; Trials on the North-Eastern Railway, 405
  • Brakes, Continuous Railway, Official Report to the Belgian Government on, 463, 468
  • Brakes, continuous Railway; Trials on the North British Railway, 12, 53, 94
  • Brakes, Continuous, for Railways, 12, 53, 94, 331, 363, 463, 468
  • Brakes, The Efficiency of, 32
  • Brayton's Hydro-Carbon Engine, 127
  • Breitfeld, Danek, and Company's Horizontal Winding Engine, at the Pribram Silver Mines, Bohemia, 441
  • Bridge, The Ashtabula, Failure of, 348, 352 Bridge Competition, The Long Island, 423
  • Bridge, The East River, New York, 327
  • Bridge, Foot, across the River Ness at Inverness, 3,79
  • Bridge, The Fortieth-Street, Philadelphia; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 2u4
  • Bridge, The Forty-first-Street, Philadelphia The Pennsylvania Railroad, 205
  • Bridge, The Harrisburg; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 87
  • Bridge, South-Street, Philadelphia, 7
  • Bridge, Vignoles' Proposed Mean-Level, over the Thames near the Tower, 461
  • Bridges; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 70, 86, 87, 104, 134, 2U4, 205, 221, 224, 263
  • British Iron and Steel Exhibits at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 115
  • Brown and May's Portable Engine and Hoist, 448
  • Brunton and Trier's Stone-Dressing Machine, 247
  • Burdon - Sanderson's Electrometer; Capillary Electrometers, 453
  • Burning Crude Petroleum in Locomotives, Urquhart's Apparatus for, 9
  • Buss's Cosine Governor, 99
  • Cables, Steel Wire, Tabulated Tests of, 134, 135
  • Cables, Submarine, Fish-Bites in, 270
  • California, Parting Gold and Silver in, 375
  • Calorific Capacity of Bodies, Absolute; Hirn's Thermodynamics, 14
  • Canal, A New, from the Rhone, 507
  • Canal, The Verdon, 247
  • Capillary Electrometers, 433
  • Car Shops, Altoona; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 435, 458
  • Castings, Solid Steel, 255
  • Cement, Portland, he Testing of, 155
  • Centennial International Exhibition, Philadelphia (See Exhibition, The Philadelphia)
  • Centrifugal Force v. Unbalanced Force, 152
  • Charcoal for Gunpowder, 427
  • Chiques Rock, The; The Pennsylvania Railroad, Circle, The Perspective of the, 58
  • Circular from the University College, London, 99
  • " City of San Francisco" Steamship, Roach and Sons' Engines of the, 228, 268
  • City Sanitation, 12
  • Civil Engineers, The American Society of (See Engineers, The American Society of Civil)
  • Civil Engineers, The Institution of (See Engineers, The institution of Civil)
  • Civil and Mechanical Engineers (See Engineers, The Institution of Civil and Mechanical)
  • Clark and Standfield's Air Cushions for Docks, 611
  • Clay Mill and Engine Combined, Jackson's, 154
  • Cleaning Boiler 'Tubes, Essen's Apparatus for, 216
  • Cleopatra's Needle, 211
  • Cleveland Engineers, The Institution of (See Engineers' The Institution of Cleveland)
  • Cleveland, Notes from, 16, 27, a8, 76, 92, 117, 136, 153, 172, 1SS, 215, 230, 254, 268, 288, 308, 328, 346, 36S, 386, 407, 422, 462, 482, 504
  • Clyde Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering in 1876, 34, 66
  • Coal Boring at Searle, 327
  • Coal Cargoes, 11, 51
  • Coal and iron in Prussia in 1876, The Production of, 380
  • Coil, Apps' New Induction, 304
  • College, The University, London; Circular, 99
  • College, The University, Soiree at, 464
  • Collier and Company's Shaping Machine, 314
  • Colorado, Reese River Process for the Extraction of Silver in, 474
  • Combustion of Vegetable Refuse, The, 89
  • Commission, Royal, on Railway Accidents, Report of the, 131, 149, 190. 213, -289 '
  • Compass, Sir William Thomson's New, 191
  • Compound Marine Screw Engines, Navy Department, Washington, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 110, 126
  • Conemaugh Viaduct; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 104
  • Conestoga Bridge; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 86
  • Conewago Bridge; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 221
  • Construction, Principles, and Uses of the Aneroid, The, 374
  • Continuous Brakes for Railways, 12, 53, 94, 351, 363, 463, 468
  • Continuous Railway Brakes, Official Report to the Belgian Government on, 463,468
  • Continuous Railway Brakes; Trials on the North British Railway, 12, 53, 94
  • Cooke's Steam Trolly for the Oude and Rohilkund Railway, 10
  • Copper-Slate Mines, The Mansfeld, 121
  • Cosine Governor, Buss's, 99
  • Cost of Driving Piles, The, 393, 414, 433
  • Cotton Mills, Rope Driving in, 381
  • Crane, Dubs and Company's Locomotive, 510
  • Crossheads, Locomotive, 379
  • Crude Petroleum, Urquhart's Apparatus for Burning in Locomotives, 9
  • Curb Sender, The Automatic, 103
  • Dalmatia, Railways in, 385
  • Dalswinton Engine, Symington's, 63
  • Deep Draught Ironclads, Passage of the Suez Canal by, 466
  • Defects of Certain Single-Acting Engines, The, and a Remedy, 17, 35
  • Dewar's Electrometer; Capillary Electrometers, 453
  • Dianemoscope, Stanek's, 420
  • Differential Screw Pipe Joint, Bourry's, 338
  • Difficulty, The Institution, 309
  • Direct-Acting Steam Pump, Evans and Sons', 147
  • Disintegrator, The Vapart, by the Hydraulic Engineering Company, 448
  • Divisibility of the Electric Light, 366
  • Dock, Grating, in the River St. Lawrence. 459
  • Docks, Clark and Standfield's Air Cushions for, 511
  • Double-Bogie Locomotive (Fairlie's System) for the 3-ft. Gauge, Mw on's, 32G
  • Drainage Works, The West Kent Main, 508
  • "Dreadnought," H.M.S., Trial of, 67
  • Driving Piles, The Cost of, 393, 414, 433
  • Drummond's Locomotive for the North British Railway, 400
  • Dubs' and Company's Locomotive Crane, 510
  • Dunbar and Ruston's "Steam Navvy," 360
  • East River Bridge, New York, The, 327
  • Eccentric Valves. Elliott and Burnett's, 98
  • Economiser, Exploded, at Saltaire, Mr. Waugh's Report upon the, 23G
  • Economisers, Unsafe, 233
  • Economy as Applied to the Manufacture of Wrought Iron, 486, 512
  • Education, Technical, 365
  • Edwards and Symes' Floating Fire Engine, 127
  • Efficiency of Brakes, The, 32
  • Eight-Horse Power Agricultural Locomotive, Ruston, Proctor, and Company's, 57
  • Eighteen-Seventy-Seven, The Royal Society Soirée, 332
  • Eighteen-Seventy-Six, Clyde Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering in, 84, 66
  • Eighteen-Seventy-Six, Sanitary Summary for. 93
  • Eighteen-Seventy-Six. Steam Boiler Explosions in; Report of Mr. E. B. Marten, 194
  • Eighteen-Seventy-Six, The Volcanic Phenomena of, 401
  • Eighty-One-Ton Gun, Trials of the. 378, 424
  • Electric Light, Jablochkoff's New, 366, 486
  • Electric Light, A New Form of. 384
  • Electricity and Magnetism. No. VI.—Galvanometers; The Loan Collection of Scientific Apparatus, 61, 91
  • Electricity and Magnetism, No. VIT., VIII., IX.. X — Electrometers : The Loan Collection of Scientific Apparatus 179, 201. 259, 319
  • Electro-Contact Torpedoes; Notes on Torpedoes, 157
  • Electro-Mechanical Torpedoes; Notes on Torpedoes, 214, 45.5
  • Electrometers. Capillary, 453
  • Elliott and Burnett's Eccentric Valves, 98
  • Emery Wheels, The Use of, 52
  • Engine, Brayton's Hydro-Carbon, 127
  • Engine and Clay Mill Combined, Jackson's, 154
  • Engine, The Fairlie, in Australia. 170
  • Engine and Hoist, Brown and May's Portable, 448
  • Engine, Horizontal, by the General Engine and Boiler Company, 341
  • Engine. Horizontal, with Wannieck and Koppner's Valve Gear. 173
  • Engine, Horizontal Winding. Breitfeld, Danek, and Company's, at the Pribram Silver Mines, Bohemia, 441
  • Engine, Hydraulic Pumping, Hathorn, Davis, Campbell and Davey's, 488
  • Engine, Rolling-Mill, 108
  • Engine, Single-Acting, The Wigzell and Halsey, 16
  • Engine and Stone-Breaker Combined, Hall's, 503
  • Engine, Symington's Dalswinton. 63
  • Engineer, The, on " Turtle Torpedo Boats," 484
  • "Engineering Laboratory," An, 95
  • Engineering, Marine, and Shipbuilding, Clyde, 34, 66
  • Engineers' Association, Agricultural, Meeting of the, 67

ENGINEERS, THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF MINING, PHILADELPHIA :

  • On the Mineral Wealth of Japan, by henry S. Monroe, 38, 58, 79, 174, 218, 410, 430, 490, 511
  • On the Use of Natural Gas for Puddling and Heating, at Leechburg, Pennsylvania, by A. L. Holley, 217

ENGINEERS, THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CIVIL:

  • On the Failure of the Ashtabula Bridge, by Charles Macdonald, 352

ENGINEERS, THE CLEVELAND INSTITUTION OF

  • On the Defects of Certain Single-Acting Engines and a Remedy, by Jeremiah Head, 17, 65
  • On Improved Up-Ending Tongs, by Jeremiah Head, 429
  • On Submarine Foundations, by A. C. Hurtzig, 429

ENGINEERS, THE INSTITUTION OF CIVIL: 231, 809, 330, 424

  • On the Repairs and Renewals of Locomotives, by A. McDonnell, 50
  • On the Combustion of Refuse Vegetable Substances for Raising Steam, by Mr. John Head, 89
  • On the Sewage Question, by Mr. C. Norman .Bazalgette, 116 •
  • On the Transmission of Motive Power to Distant Points, by H. Robinson, 210
  • On the River Thames, by J. B. Redman, 296
  • On a Deep Boring for Coal at Searle, Lincolnshire, by Professor Edward Hull, 327
  • On Street Tramways, by Mr. Robinson Souttar, 327
  • On the History of the Modern Development of Water-Pressure Machinery, 379
  • On an Economical Method of Manufacturing Charcoal for Gunpowder, by George Huycraft, 427
  • Premiums and Prizes Awarded, 503

ENGINEERS, THE INSTITUTION OF CIVIL AND MECHANICAL:

  • On Tramways, by R. M. Bancroft, 386

ENGINEERS, THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL:

  • 32, 53, 74, 425, 444
  • On Homogeneous Iron, and the Degree of Homogeneity to be expected in Iron produced by various Systems of Puddling and subsequent Working, by Henry Kirk, 196, 219, 439
  • On Steam Boilers and Engines for High Pressures, 451
  • On Root's Mine Ventilator, and other Applications of Root's Blower, by E. Hamer Garbutt, 470, 469

ENGINEERS, THE LONDON ASSOCIATION OF FOREMEN:

  • On Economy as Applied to the Manufacture of Wrought Iron, by James Ronald, 486, 512
  • Engineers, Naval; Mr. Reed's Letter, 74
  • Engineers, The North Staffordshire Institute of .1dining and Mechanical; Address of Mr. Daniel Adamson, 3VO

ENGINEERS, THE SOCIETY OF TELEGRAPH : 73, 170, 311

  • Address of the President, 118, 137, 155
  • On Fire Telegraphs, by R. Von Fischer-Trewenfeld, 223
  • On Type Printing Telegraph Instruments, 291 On Underground Telegraphs, 311,;i50
  • On Quadruplex Telegraphy, 367, 485
  • Engines and Boilers of the German Imperial Yacht " Hohenzollern," 308, 345
  • Engines, German Marine, 10
  • Engines, Locomotive, Crossheads for, 379
  • Engines, Marine Screw, Compound; Navy Department, Washington, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 110, 126
  • Engines, Paddle, for Light-Draught Steamer; Wilson's, 341
  • Engines, Single-Acting, The Defects of Certain, and a Remedy, 17, 35
  • Engines of the Steamship " City of San Francisco," Roach and Sons, 228, 266
  • Engines, Twin-Screw Launch, and Boiler, Wilson and Company's, 91
  • Essen's Boiler Tube-Cleaning Apparatus, 216
  • Estimates, The Navy, 211, 249
  • Estimation of Manganese, The, 295, 316, 335, 370
  • Evans and Sons' Direct-Acting Steam Pump, 147
  • Evans and Swain's Fireproof Flooring, 193, 308
  • Examination, Preliminary, and the Patent Bill, 150

EXHIBITION, THE CENTENNIAL INTERNATIONAL, PHILADELPHIA :

  • American Iron and Steel Exhibits, 158 .
  • Band-Sawing Machines, 123
  • Barrels, Machinery for Making, 280
  • Belgian and French Exhibits, 3
  • British Iron and Steel Exhibits, 115
  • Compound Marine Screw Engines; Navy Department, Washington, 110, 126
  • German Exhibits, 45
  • Iron and Steel, 3, 45, 115, 158
  • Jig-Sawing Machines, 280
  • Krupp's 14-in. Gun on Coast Carriage, 46
  • Locomotives, 26, 88, 267, 268
  • Machine Tools, 122, 280
  • Planing Machines for Boards, 122
  • Russian Exhibits, 46
  • Sawing Machines, Stone, 281
  • Science Exhibits, 88
  • Steel and Iron, 3, 45, 115, 158
  • Stone-Dressing Machines, 281
  • Torpedoes, 54
  • Exhibition, 1878, The Paris Universal, 67, 72
  • Exhibition of Ships' Models, The Late, 466
  • Exhibition, The Shipwrights', 443, 4G4, 466
  • Expenditure, Locomotive Working, Tabulated Statement of, 365, 367
  • Experiments on Howard Boilers, 80, 176, 296
  • Explosion on the Sidonian," The, 428
  • Explosion on Board the S.S. " Palestine," 507
  • Explosions, Boiler, and Loss of Life; Letter to Members of Parliament, 287
  • Extension of Margate Jetty, The, 850
  • Eyre's Screw Propeller, 236
  • Failure of the Ashtabula Bridge, The, 318, 352
  • Fairlie Engine, The, in Australia, 170
  • Faraday's Astatic Galvanometer, 91
  • Ferris and Miles' Travelling-Head Shaping Machine, 208
  • Fielding and Platt's Angle-Iron Bending Machine, 421
  • Fire Engine, Floating, Edwards and Symes', 127
  • Fire Telegraphs, 223
  • Fire Telegraphs; The Auto-Kinetic System, 402
  • Firedoor, Locomotive, for the North British Railway, 400
  • Fireproof Flooring, Evans and Swain's, 193, 308
  • Fireproof Mill at Hick-Lane, Batley, Bagshaw and Son's, 294
  • Fish-Bites in Submarine Cables, 270
  • Float, Ship, Shallow Water, 369
  • Floating Fire Engine, Edwards and Symes', 127
  • Flooring, Fireproof, Evans and Swain's, 193, 308
  • Foot-Bridge across the River Ness at Inverness, 379
  • Force, Centrifugal, v. Unbalanced Force, 152
  • Force of the Saturday Review, The, 330
  • Foreign and Colonial Notes, 10, 59, 76, 117, 128, 146, 166, 199, 219, 237, 257, 276, 297, 317, 353, 887, 411, 431, 447, 467. 491, 513
  • Fortieth-Street Bridge, The, Philadelphia; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 204
  • Forty-first-Street Bridge, The, Philadelphia;
  • The Pennsylvania Railroad, 205
  • Foundations, Submarine, 429
  • France, Underground Telegraphs in, 350
  • French and Belgian Exhibits at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 8
  • French Railways, Rolling Stock on, 114
  • Friction Gear for Driving Pumps, Hind and Company's, 118
  • Furnaces, Ordinary and Rotary, Puddling in, 276
  • Galvanometer, Faraday's Astatic, 91
  • Galvanometers—Magnetism and Electricity, No. VI.; The Loan Collection of Scientific Apparatus, 61, 91
  • Gas Apparatus, Muller's Alpha, 69

GAS MAKING, NOTES ON:

  • On the New System of Purification, 41
  • On the New Mode of Working Washers and Scrubbers, 240
  • On Purification— by Solids or Liquids? 337
  • On Utilising Spent Purifying Material, 877
  • On the Lime Nuisance in London, 496
  • Gas, Natural, Puddling by, 217
  • Gasholder, Schwedler's, at the Berlin Gas Works, Details of, 49
  • Gear, Friction, Hind and Company's, for Driving Pumps, 118
  • Gear, Valve, Wannieck and Koppner's, 173
  • German Exhibits at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 45
  • German Imperial Yacht, The " Hohenzollern," Engines and Boilers of the, 308, 845
  • German Marine Engines, 10
  • German Patent Law, The New, 403
  • Gold and Silver Parting in California, 375
  • Gothard Tunnel, The St., 22
  • Government Aid to Scientific Research, 511
  • Government Inspection and Railway Working, 167
  • Governor, The Cosine, Buss's, 99
  • Graving Dock in the River St. Lawrence, 459
  • Gray's System; Telephonic Telegraphy, 355
  • Gun Carriages, Hydraulic, 305
  • Gun, The 81-Ton, Trials of, 378, 424
  • Gun, 14-in., Mounted on Coast Carriage, Krupp's, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 46
  • Gun Trials at Spezia. 39
  • Gunpowder, Charcoal for, 427
  • Guns, Russian, Tabulated Details of, 180
  • Hall's Combined Stone-Breaker and Engine, 503
  • Hand-Feed Planing Machine, Richards, London, and Kelley's, 274
  • Harbour, St. Helier's, Jersey, Block-Setting Machinery for, 2S4
  • Harrisburg; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 87
  • Harvey and Roe's Iron Permanent Way, 98
  • Hathorn Davis, Campbell, and Davey's Hydraulic Pumping Engine, 488
  • Health Bill, The New, 605
  • H.M.S. " Dreadnought," Trial of, 67
  • " Inflexible," 483, 505
  • H.M.S. " Thetis," The Propeller of, 400 High-Pressure Steam, 443
  • High Pressure, Steam Boilers and Engines for, 451
  • Hind and Company's Friction Gear for Driving Pumps, 118
  • Hirn's Thermodynamics, 14, 73, 202, 261, 394
  • Hodgkin, Neuhaus, and Company's Pulsometer at the Normanton Quarry, 301
  • "Hohenzollern," The German Imperial Yacht, Engines and Boilers of the, 308, 345
  • Hoist and Engine, Brown and May's Portable, 448
  • Holley's Bessemer Plant of the Vulcan Iron Company, St. Louis, U.S.A.; American Iron and Steel Works, 183, 206
  • Homogeneous Iron, 196, 219, 439
  • Horizontal Engine, by the General Engine and Boiler Company, 341
  • Horizontal Winding Engine, Breitfeld, Danek, and Company's, at the Pribram Silver Mines, Bohemia, 441
  • Howard Boilers, Experiments on, 80, 176, 296
  • Hunt's " Mineral Statistics;" Our Iron Industries, 35
  • Hydraulic Gun Carriages, 305
  • Hydraulic Hauling Machinery for Inclined Slips, Hayward Tyler and Company's, 362 Hydro-Carbon Engine, Brayton's, 127
  • Ice-Making Machines, Siddeley and Company's, 480
  • Impediments, Legislative, 269
  • Improvements of the River Mississippi, 13, 212, 476
  • Induction Coil, A New, Apps', 304
  • " Inflexible," The, 483, 505
  • Ingram and Stapfer's Oil-Testing Apparatus, 28
  • Inspection, Government, and Railway Working, 167
  • Institute of Mining Engineers, American (See Engineers, The American Institute of Mining)
  • Institution of Civil Engineers, The (See Engineers, Institution of Civil)
  • Institution of Cleveland Engineers, The (See Engineers, The Institution of Cleveland)
  • Institution Difficulty, The, 309
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers, The (See Engineers, The Institution of Mechanical)
  • Institution of Naval Architects, The (See Naval Architects, 'The Institution of)
  • Instruments, Type Printing, Telegraph, 291
  • Interests, Vested, 384
  • Inventions Patent Bill, The, 181, 168, 189, 198, 218, 347
  • Inventors, Notes for the Guidance of (See Patents)
  • Iron and Coal in Prussia in 1876, the Production of, 380
  • Iron, Homogeneous, 196, 219, 439
  • Iron Industries, Our, 35
  • Iron Permanent Way, Harvey and Roe's, 98
  • Iron, Plate, The Strength of, 355
  • Iron, The Preservation of. 193

IRON AND STEEL INSTITUTE, THE : 233, 251, 271, 291

  • Address of the President, 226, 256, 265
  • On Welding, by Richard Howson, 237
  • On Solid Steel Castings, by Mons. F. Gautier, 255
  • On Puddling in Ordinary and Rotary Furnaces, by Henry Kirk, 276
  • On the Estimation of Manganese in Spiegeleisen, and of Manganese and Iron in Manganiferous Iron Ores, by Edward Riley, '295, 316, 335, 370
  • Iron and Steel at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 3, 4b, 115, 158

IRON AND STEEL WORKS, AMERICAN :

  • American Bessemer Plant; the Vulcan Works, 183, 206
  • Midvale Steel Works, 239
  • Park, Brother, and Company's Works, 337
  • Union Iron Works, Buffalo, N.Y., 473
  • Iron and Steel Works, The West Cumberland, 116
  • Ironclad, The "Inflexible," 483, 505
  • Ironclads under Construction; '1 he Navy Estimates, 211
  • Ironclads, Deep Draught, Passage of the Suez Canal by, 466
  • Ironclads, German, Engines of the, 10
  • Italian Artillery Experiments, 39
  • Jablochkoff's New Electric Light, 3GG, 486
  • Jackson's Combined Engine and Clay Mill, 154
  • Japan, The Mineral Wealth of, 38, 58, 79, 174, 218, 410. 430, 490, 511
  • Jetty Extension, Margate, 350
  • Jig-Sawing Machines at the Philadelphia Exhibition, '280
  • Jointing Staves, Machines for, 139
  • Kahlenberg Rack Railway, Locomotive for the. By the Schweizerische Locomotiv and Maschinen-Fabrik, Winterthur, 165
  • Krupp's 14-in. Gun, Mounted on Coast Carriage, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 46
  • La Cour's System of Telephonic Telegraphy, 300
  • " Laboratory, An Engineering," 95
  • Launch Engines, Twin-Screw, and Boiler, Wilson and Company's, 91
  • Launches, Torpedo, 383, 428, 448
  • Law Administration, Patent, 53
  • Law, The New German Patent, 403
  • Law Reform, Patent, 113, 463
  • Legislative Impediments, 269
  • Letter of Mr. Reed upon Naval Administration, 71, 74
  • Life, Loss of, and Boiler Explosions; Letter to Members of Parliament, 287
  • Light-Draught Paddle-Wheel Steamers, Yarrow's, 49
  • Light-Draught Steamers, Wilson's Paddle Engines fur, 341
  • Light, Electric, Divisibility of the, 366
  • Light, Electric, A New Form of, 384
  • Light, Jablochkoff's New Electric, 866, 486
  • Lime Nuisance in London, The; Notes on Gas Making, 496
  • Line Shafting, How to Adjust, 217
  • Lippmann's Electrometer, Capillary Electrometers, 453
  • Llewellyn and Cubitt's Portable Mortar Mill, 428
  • Loan Collection of Scientific Apparatus, The (See Scientific Apparatus, The Loan Collection of)
  • Locomotive, Agricultural, Eight-Horse Power, Ruston, Proctor, and Company's, 57
  • Locomotive Crane, Dubs and Company's, 510 Locomotive Crossheads, 379
  • Locomotive, Double-Bogie (Fairlie's System), for the 8-ft. Gauge, Mason's, 326
  • Locomotive for the Kahlenberg Rack Railway. By the Schweizerische Locomotiv and Maschinen-Fabrik, Winterthur, 165
  • Locomotive for the North British Railway, Drummond's, 400
  • Locomotive, Passenger, for the New York and Harlem Railroad, 68
  • Locomotive Working Expenditure, Tabulated Statement of, 365, 367
  • Locomotives, The Maintenance of, 50
  • Locomotives at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 26, 88, 267, 268
  • Locomotives for Rack-Rail Railways, 418
  • Locomotives, Urquhart's Apparatus for Burning Crude Petroleum in, 9
  • London Association of Foremen Engineers (See Engineers, The London Association of Foremen)
  • London Water Supply, The, 114
  • Long Island Bridge Competition, The, 423
  • Lords, The, on Railway Accidents, 318
  • Macerator for Sugar Extraction, Russell's, 48
  • McEvoy's Mechanical Torpedo; Notes on torpedoes, 407
  • Machine, Angle-Iron Bending, Fielding and Platt's, 421
  • Machine, Disintegrating. The Vapart, by the Hydraulic Engineering Company, 448
  • Machine, Ferris and Miles' Travelling - Head Shaping, 208
  • Machine, Hand-Feed Planing, Richards, London, and Kelley's, '274
  • Machine for Planing Boards at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 122
  • Machine, Scott's Wheel-Moulding, 380
  • Machine, Shaping, Collier and Company's, 814
  • Machine, Shaping and Moulding, Richards, London, and Kelley's, 489
  • Machine, Stone-Dressing, Brunton and Trier's, 247
  • Machine, Tap Groove Sharpening, Thomson, Sterne, and Company's, 146
  • Machine, Taylor and Challen's Nail - Forging, 48u
  • Machine, Thurston's Autographic Testing, 489
  • Machine, Thurston's Oil Testing, 176
  • Machine Tools at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 122, 280
  • Machine, Wooden-Framed Planing, Richards, London, and Kelley 8, 118
  • Machine, Wood-Grooving, Richards, London, and Kelley's, 254
  • Machinery, Block-Setting, for St. Helier's Harbour, Jersey, 284
  • Machinery, Hydraulic Hauling, for Inclined Slips, Hayward Tyler and Company's, 802
  • Machinery for Making Barrels at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 280
  • Machinery, Water Pressure, 379
  • Machines, Band-Sawing, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 123
  • Machines, Jig-Sawing, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 280
  • Machines for Planing Boards at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 122
  • Machines, Siddeley and Company's Ice-Making, 480
  • Machines, Stave-Jointing, 139
  • Machines, Stone-Dressing, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 281
  • Machines for Stone Sawing at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 281
  • Magnetism and Electricity, No. VI.-Galvanometers; The Loan Collection of Scientific Apparatus, 61, 91
  • Main Drainage Works, The West Kent, 608
  • Maintenance of Locomotives, The, 50
  • Maintenance of Way Shops; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 459
  • Manchester Steam Users' Association, Annual Meeting of the, 253
  • Manchester Steam Users' Association; Report of Mr. L. E. Fletcher on Boiler Explosions, 603
  • Manganese, The Estimation of, 295, 816, 385, 870
  • Mansfeld Copper-Slate Mines, The, 121
  • Manufacture of Steel, Belgian, 444
  • Manufacture of Wrought Iron, Economy as Applied to the, 486, 512
  • Manufactures and Works in the United States at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 3, 45, 115, 158
  • Margate Jetty Extension, 350
  • Marine Engineering and Shipbuilding, Clyde, 34, 66
  • Marine Engines, German, 10
  • Marine Screw Engines, Compound; Navy Department, Washington, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 110. 126
  • Mariotti Barometer, The, 315
  • Marks, Trade, The Registration of, 93
  • Marten's Report of Steam Boiler Explosions in 1876, 194
  • Mason's Double-Bogie Locomotive (Fairlie's System) for the 8-ft. Gauge, 826
  • Materials, Price List of, 20, 40, 60, 82, 102, 120, 138, 166, 178, 200, 220, 288, '258, 278, 298, 318, 336, 354, 372, 392, 412, 432, 462, 472, 492, 514
  • Mathieson's Mechanical Torpedo; Notes on Torpedoes, 406
  • Mean-Level Bridge over the Thames near the Tower, Proposed, Vignoles', 461
  • Mechanical Engineers, The Institution of (See Engineers, the Institution of Mechanical)
  • Meeting of the Agricultural Engineers' Association, 67
  • Meeting, Annual, of the Manchester Steam Users' Association, 253
  • Meeting of London Patent Agents; The Patent Bill, 188
  • Metal, Wood, and Stone, The Tones of, 285
  • Metropolitan Water Supply, The, 114
  • Midvale Steel Works, The; American Iron and Steel Works, 289
  • Mill, Clay, and Engine Combined, Jackson's, 154
  • Mill, Fireproof, at Hick-Lane, Batley, Bagshaw and Son a, 294
  • Mills, Cotton, Rope Driving in, 881
  • Mine Ventilator, Root's, 470, 489
  • Mineral Wealth of Japan, The, 38, 58, 79, 174, 218, 410, 430, 490, 511
  • Mines, The Mansfeld Copper-Slate, 121
  • Miscellaneous Repairing Shops; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 494
  • Mismanagement, More Patent Office, 72
  • Mississippi River Improvements, The, 18, 212, 476
  • Models, Ships', The Late Exhibition of, 466 Mortar Mill, Portable, Llewellyn and Cubitt's, 428
  • Miller's Alpha Gas Apparatus, 69
  • Nail-Forging Machine, Taylor and Challen's, 480
  • Nanaimo, British Columbia, Wire Tramway at, 69

NAVAL ARCHITECTS, THE INSTITUTION OF: 250, 269

  • On Safety Valves, by J. F. Flannery, 285
  • On Gun Carriages. fur the Circular Ship " Vice-Admiral Popoff," by Lieutenant Razkazoff, 305
  • On a Shallow Water Ship Float, and a New System of Blocking enabling Loaded Vessels to be safely Docked, by Latimer Clark, 369
  • On a Practical Method of Raising Sunken Vessels, by Latimer Clark, 409
  • Naval Engineers; Mr. Reeds Letter, 74
  • Naval Models; The Shipwrights' Exhibition, 443, 464, 466
  • Navigation of the River Mississippi, Improvements in the, 13, 21-2, 476
  • "Navvy, Steam," Dunbar and Ruston's, 360
  • Navy Estimates, The, 211, 249
  • Needle, Cleopatra's, 211
  • Now Canal Iron), the Rhone, A, 507
  • New Form of Electric Light, A, 381
  • New Jersey Division; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 105
  • New Health Bill, The, 505
  • New Patent Bill, The, 131, 168, 189, 198, 218, 847
  • New York and Harlem Railroad; Passenger Locomotive for the, 68
  • New York and Long Island Bridge company; Competitive Plans for Proposed New Bridge, 423
  • Newman's Permanent Way, 136
  • Normanton Quarry, Hodgkin, Neuhaus, and Company's Pulsometer at the, 301
  • North British Railway, Drummond's Locomotive for the, 400
  • North-Eastern Railway, Westinghouse Automatic Brake Trials on the, 405
  • North Staffordshire institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers; Address of Mr. Daniel Adamson, 390
  • Notes from Cleveland, 16, 27, 48, 76, 92, 117, 186, 163, 172, 188, 213, 230, 254, 268, 288, 308, 328, 346, 368, 386, 40; , 422, 440, 462, 482, 504
  • Notes, Foreign and Colonial, 10, 69, 76, 117, 128, 146, 166, 199, 219, 237, 257, 276, '297, 317, 853, 387, 411, 431, 447, 467, 491, 613
  • Notes on Gas Making (See Gas Making, Notes On)
  • Notes for the Guidance of Inventors (See Patents) Notes from the North, 19, 60, 70, 92, 117, 134, 153, 171, 188, 216, 235, 248,278, 287, 312, 34 346, 369, 387, 407, 422, 447, 466, 482, 504
  • Notes from the South-West, 16, 27, 50, 70, 92, 117, 130, 153, 166, 188, 215,227, 264, 265, '288, 312, 825, 846, 368, 388, 408, 421, 442, 467, 488, 610
  • Notes from South Yorkshire, 16, '27, 48, 70, 92, 112, 136, 163, 172, 188, 208, 235, 254, 273, 288, 312, 825, 346,368, 386, 399, 422, 440, 462, 488, 604
  • Notes on Torpedoes (See Torpedoes, Notes on)
  • Obelisk; Cleopatra's Needle, 211
  • Omnibuses and Tramcars; Address of R. M. Bancroft, 386

OBITUARY :

  • Office, Patent, More Mismanagement, Office, Patent, Publications of the, 349
  • Office, The Patent, Vandals at, 167
  • Official Report to the Belgian Government on Continuous Railway Brakes, 463, 468
  • Oil-Testing Apparatus, Ingram and Stapfer's, 28
  • Oil-Testing Machine, Thurston's, 176
  • Ordnance, Russian, Tabulated Details of, 180
  • Organisation of the Pennsylvania Railroad Company, Synopsis of the, 43
  • Oude and Rohilkund Railway, Cooke's Steam 'holly for the, 10
  • Paddle Engines for Light-Draught Steamers, Wilson's, 341
  • Paddle-Wheel Steamers, Yarrow's Light-Draught, 49
  • Page, Thomas, 75
  • "Palestine," s.s., Explosion on Board the, 607
  • Paris Universal Exhibition, 1878, The, 67, 72
  • Park, Brother, and Company's Works; American Iran and Stool Works, 337
  • Parting Gold and Silver in California, 375
  • Passenger Locomotive for the New York and Harlem Railroad, 68
  • Patent Bill, The New, 131, 168, 189, 198, 218, 347
  • Patent Bill, The; Meeting of Loudon Patent Agents, 188
  • Patent Bill, The, and Preliminary Examination, 150
  • Patent Law Administration, 53
  • Patent Law, The New German, 403
  • Patent Law Reform, 113, 463
  • Patent Office Mismanagement, More, 72
  • Patent Office Publications, The, 349
  • Patent Office, Vandals at the, 167
  • Patents for Inventions Bill, 1877, 198, 218

PATENTS; NOTES FOR THE GUIDANCE OF INVENTORS:

  • Belgium, 55, 84
  • Pendulum Pump, Stannah's, 5G

PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD, THE

  • 1, 21, 42, 77, 85, 104, 133, 144, 169, 184, 204, 221, 244, 263, 280, 303, 320, 340, 357, 373, 395, 415, 435, 458, 475, 494
  • Boilers, Stationary, 475
  • Bridges, 70, 86, 87, 104, 134, 204, 205, 221, 244, 263
  • Car Shops, The Altoona, 435, 458
  • General Organisation, 22
  • Introductory, Historical, 1
  • Lines and Branches. 78
  • Maintenance of Way Shops, 459
  • New Jersey Division, 105
  • Permanent Way, Signals, &c,, 144
  • Philadelphia and Erie Railroad, 135
  • Repairing Shops, Miscellaneous, 494
  • Stations, 161, 184, 494
  • Synopsis of the Organisation of the Company, 43
  • Workshops, The Altoona, 320, 340, 357, 873, 395, 415, 435, 458
  • Viaduct, Conemaugh, 104
  • Workshops, Miscellaneous Repairing, 494
  • Workshops, The West Philadelphia, 279, 303
  • Permanent Way, Iron, Harvey and Roe's, 98
  • Permanent Way, Newman's, 136
  • Permanent Way, Signals, &c.; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 144
  • Perspective of the Circle, The, 58
  • Perspective, A New System of, Dispensing with Geometrical Lines of Construction, 105, 192, 264, 389
  • Petroleum, Crude, Urquhart's Apparatus for Burning in Locomotives, 9
  • Phenomena, Volcanic, of 1876, The, 401
  • Philadelphia and Erie Railroad; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 133
  • Phosphor-Bronze, 346
  • Piles, The Cost of Driving, 393, 414, 433
  • Planing Boards, Machines for, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 122
  • Planing Machine, Hand-Feed, Richards, London, and Kelley's, 274
  • Planing Machine, Wooden-Framed, Richards, London, and Kelley's, 118
  • Plate Iron, The Strength of, 355
  • Pola, The Arsenal of, 38
  • Portable Engine and Hoist, Brown and May's, 448
  • Portable Mortar Mill, Llewellyn and Cubitt's, 428
  • Portable Weighing Apparatus, Urquhart's, 421
  • Portland Cement, The Testing of, 155
  • Power, The Transmission of, 210
  • Preliminary Examination and the Patent Bill, 150
  • Premiums and Prizes Awarded by the Institution of Civil Engineers, 503
  • Preservation of Iron, The, 193
  • President of the Iron and Steel Institute, C. William Siemens, Address of the, 226, 256, 265,
  • Pribram Silver Mines, Bohemia, Breitfeld, Danek, and Company's Horizontal Winding Engine at, 441
  • Price List of Materials, 20, 40, GO, 82, 102, 120, 138, 156, 178, 200, 220, '238, 258, 278, 298, 318, 336, 354, 372, 392, 412, 432, 4:)2, 472, 492, 514
  • Principles, Construction, and Uses 01 the Aneroid, - The, 374
  • Printing, Type, Telegraph Instruments for, 291
  • Production of Coal and iron in Prussia, 38u
  • Production of Steel in America, 349
  • Professional Acquaintance, 508
  • Propeller, Eyre's screw, 236
  • Propeller of H. dl S. '• Thetis," The, 400
  • Publications, The Patent Office, 349
  • Puddling by Natural Gas, 217
  • Puddling in Ordinary and Rotary Furnaces, 27G
  • Pulsometer, The, at the Normanton Quarry, Hodgkin, Neuhaus, and Company's, 301
  • Pump, Direct-Acting Steam, Evans and Sons', 147
  • Pump, Stannah's Pendulum, 56
  • Pumping Engine, Hathorn, Davis, Campbell, and Davey's Hydraulic, 488
  • Pumps, Hind and Company's Friction Gear for Driving, 118
  • Purification, The New System of; Notes on Gas Making, 41
  • Purification—by Solids or Liquids; Notes on Gas Making, 337
  • Purifying Material, On Utilising Spent; Notes on Gas Making, 377
  • Quadruplet Telegraphy, 367, 486
  • Quarry, The Normanton, Hodgkin, Neuhaus, and Company's Pulsometer at, 301
  • Rack-Rail Railways, Locomotives for, 413
  • Rack Railway, Kahlenberg, Locomotive for the, by the Schweizerische Locomotiv and Maschinen-Fabrik, Winterthur, l65
  • Railroad, New York and Harlem, Passenger Locomotive for the, 68
  • Railroad, The Pennsylvania (See Pennsylvania Railroad)
  • Railway Accident, The Arlsey, 31
  • Railway Accident, The Woking, 506
  • Railway Accidents, The Lords on, 348
  • Railway Accidents, Report of the Royal Commission on, 131, 149, 190, 213, 289
  • Railway Brakes, Continuous, 12, 53, 94, 351, 363, 46;3, 468
  • Railway Brakes, Continuous; Trials on the North British. Railway, 12, 53, 94
  • Railway Brakes, Continuous, Official Report to the Belgian Government on, 463, 468
  • Railway Rolling Stock, New; Tabulated Value of, 290
  • Railway Working and Government Inspection, 167
  • Railways, Additional Rolling Stock for, 425
  • Railways in Dalmatia, 385
  • Railways, Rack-Rail, 413
  • Raising Sunken Vessels, 409
  • Reed, Mr., upon the Admiralty, 71, 74
  • Reed, Mr., at the Society of Arts, 329
  • Reese River Process for the Extraction of Silver in Colorado, 474
  • Reform, Patent Law, 113, 463
  • Registration of Trade Marks, The, 93
  • Repairing Shops, Miscellaneous; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 494
  • Report of Mr. L. E. Fletcher to the Manchester Steam Users' Association on Boiler Explosions, 503
  • Report of Mr. E. B. Marten on Steam Boiler Explosions in 1876, 194
  • Report of the Royal Commission on Railway Accidents, 131, 149, 190, 213, 289
  • Report of the Royal Commissioners on Spontaneous Combustion of Coal in Ships; Coal Cargoes, 11, 51
  • Report of Mr. J. Waugh upon the Exploded Economiser at Saltaire, 236
  • Research, Scientific, Government Aid to, 511
  • Resistance of Vessels, The, 310
  • Resolutions passed at the Society of Arts Conference on the New Patent Bill, 218
  • Revenue Steamer, United States, The " Rush," 418, 456, 497
  • Rhone, A New Canal from the, 507
  • Richards, London, and Kelley's Hand-Feed Planing Machine, 274
  • Richards, London, and Kelley's Shaping and Moulding Machine, 489
  • Richards, London, and Kelley's Wood-Grooving Machine, 254
  • Richards, London, and Kelley's Wooden-Framed Planing Machine, 118
  • River Improvements, The Mississippi, 13, 212, 476
  • River Ness, Foot-Bridge across the, at Inverness, 379
  • River St. Lawrence, Graving Dock in the, 459
  • River Schuylkill, Bridge over the, at South-Street, 7
  • River Thames, The, 296
  • River Thames, Vignoles' Proposed Mean-Level Bridge over the, near the Tower, 461
  • Roach and Sons' Engines of the Steamship " City of San Francisco," 218, 263
  • Rock, The Chiques; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 87
  • Rolling-Mill Engine, 108
  • Rolling Stuck, Additional, for Railways, 425
  • Rolling Stock on French Railways, 114
  • Rolling Stock, New Railway, Tabulated Value of, 2u0
  • Rolling Stock in Russia, 296
  • Root's Mine Ventilator, 470, 489
  • Rope Driving in Cotton Mills, 381
  • Royal Society Soiree, The, 1877, 332

ROYAL UNITED SERVICE INSTITUTION, THE:

  • On the Thornycroft Torpedo Vessels; their Construction, Armament, &c., and the Results of Certain Experiments that have been made with them, by John Donaldson, 428, 448
  • On the Employment of Clark and Standfield's Floating Docks at Naval Stations, and the Means they afford of transporting Heavy Ironclads through the Suez Canal, by Latimer Clark, 466
  • Russell's Macerator for Sugar Extraction, 48
  • "Rush," The United States Revenue Steamer, 418, 456, 497
  • Russian Artillery, Tabulated Details of, 180
  • Russian Exhibits at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 46
  • Ruston, Proctor, and Company's Eight-Horse Power Agricultural Locomotive, 57
  • Safety Valves, 285
  • St. Gothard Tunnel, The, 22
  • St. Helier's Harbour, Jersey, Block-Setting Machinery for, 284
  • Sanitary Summary for 1876, 93
  • Sanitation, City, 12
  • Saturday Review, The Force of the, 830
  • Schwedler's Details of Gasholder at the Berlin Gas Works, 49
  • Science, Amateur, at the United Service Institution, 251
  • Science Exhibits at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 83

SCIENTIFIC APPARATUS, THE LOAN COLLECTION OF: 11

  • Electricity and Magnetism, No. VI.—Galvanometers, 61,91
  • Electricity and Magnetism, No. VII., VIII., IX., X.—Electrometers, 179, 201, 259, 319
  • Scientific Research, Government Aid to, 511
  • Scott's Wheel-Moulding Machine, 380
  • Screw Compound Marine Engines, Navy Department, Washington, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 110, 126
  • Screw Pipe Joint, Bourry's Differential, 388
  • Screw Propeller, Eyre's, 236
  • Scrubbers and Washers, A New Mode of Working; Notes on Gas Making, 240
  • Selkirk's Tube Beader, 480
  • Sender, or Transmitting Key, The Automatic Curb, 103
  • Sewage Question, The, 116, 366, 404, 466
  • Sewage Ventilation, 72
  • Shafting, Line, How to Adjust, 217
  • Shallow Water Ship-Float, 369
  • Shaping Machine, Collier and Company's, 814
  • Shaping Machine, Travelling-Head, Ferris and Miles', 208
  • Shaping and Moulding Machine, Richards, London, and Kelley's, 489
  • Sharpening Machine, Tap Groove, Thomson, Sterne, and Company's, 146
  • Ship, Torpedo, Admiral Porter's, 284
  • Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering, Clyde, 84, 66
  • Ships' Models, The late Exhibition of, 466
  • Ships, The Resistance of, 310
  • Shipwrights' Exhibition, The, 443, 464, 466
  • Shops, The Altoona; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 320, 340, 357, 373, 395, 435, 415, 458
  • Shops, The West Philadelphia; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 279, 303
  • Siddeley and Company's Ice-Making Machines, 480
  • " Sidonian," The Explosion on the, 423
  • Siemens, C. William, President of the Iron and Steel Institute, Address of, 226, 256, '265
  • Signals, Permanent Way, &c.; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 144
  • Silver in Colorado, Reese River Process for the Extraction of, 474
  • Silver and Gold Parting in California, 375
  • Singer's Mechanical Torpedo; Notes on Torpedoes, 456
  • Single-Acting Engine, The Wigzell and Halsey, 16
  • Single-Acting Engines, The Defects of Certain, and a Remedy, 17, 35
  • Sir William Thomson's New Compass, 191
  • Slips, Inclined, Hayward Tyler and Company's Hydraulic Hauling Machinery for, 3G2
  • Smith's Vacuum Brake, 250

SOCIETY OF ARTS, THE:

  • On the Preservation of Iron, by Mr. Barff, 193
  • On the Patents for Inventions Bill, 1877, by H. Trueman Wood, 198
  • Resolutions on the New Patent Bill, 218
  • On Phosphor-Bronze and its Application, by Alexander Dick, 346
  • On Continuous Brakes for Railways, by Captain Tyler, 351, 363
  • Society of Arts, Mr. Reed at the, 329
  • Society of Arts, The Sewage Question at the, 36G, 404
  • Society of Telegraph Engineers (See Engineers, The Society of Telegraph)
  • Soiree of the Royal Society, 1877, 3:32
  • Soiree, The University College, 464
  • Solid Steel Castings, '255
  • South-Street Bridge, Philadelphia, 7
  • South-West, Notes from the, 16, 27, 50, 70, 92, 117, 130, 153, 166, 188, 215, 227, 254, 265, 288, 312, 325, 346, 368, 388, 408, 421, 442, 467, 488, 510
  • South Yorkshire, Notes from, 16, 27, 48, 70, 92, 112, 136, 153, 172, 188, 208, 235, 254, 273, 288, 312 325, 346, 36d, 386, 399. 422, 440, 462, 488, 504
  • Spar Torpedo Boats; Torpedo Warfare, 208
  • Spezia, Italian Artillery Experiments at, 39
  • Spontaneous Combustion of Coal in Ships; Coal Cargoes, 11, 51
  • Stanek's Dianemoscope, 420
  • Stannah's Pendulum Pump, 56
  • Stationary Boilers; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 475
  • Stations; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 161, 184, 494
  • Stave-Jointing Machines, 139
  • Steam Boiler Explosions in 1876; Report of Mr. E. B. Marten, 194
  • Steam Boilers and Engines for High Pressures, 451
  • Steam, High-Pressure, 443
  • Steam Navvy," Dunbar and Ruston's, 860
  • Steam Pump, Direct-Acting, Evans and Sons', 147
  • Steam Tramcar, Belpaire's, 108
  • Steam Trolley for the Oude and Rohilkund Railway, Cooke's, 10
  • Steam Users' Association, Manchester, Annual Meeting of the, 253
  • Steam Users' Association, The Manchester, Report of Mr. L. E. Fletcher, on Boiler Explosions, 503
  • Steamer, United States Revenue, The "Rush," 418, 456, 497
  • Steamers, Light-Draught Paddle-Wheel, Yarrow's, 49
  • Steamship "City of San Francisco," Roach and Sons' Engine$ of the, 228, 268
  • Steamship " Palestine," Explosion on Board the, 507
  • Steel and Iron Institute, The (See Iron and Steel Institute)
  • Steel and Iron at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 3, 45, 115, 158
  • Steel and Iron Works, American (See Iron and She' Works, American)
  • Steel and Iron Works, The West Cumberland, 116
  • Steel Manufacture, Belgian, 444
  • Steel Production in America, 349
  • Steel Production, Bessemer, in the United States, 115, 212
  • Steel Wire Cables, Tabulated Tests of, 134, 136
  • Steel Works, The Midvale; American Iron and Steel Works, 239
  • Stock, Additional Rolling, for Railways, 425
  • Stock, New Railway Rolling, Tabulated Value of, '290
  • Stock, Rolling, on French Railways, 114
  • Stock, Rolling, in Russia, 296
  • Stone-Breaker and Engine Combined, Hall's, 503
  • Stone-Dressing Machine, Brunton and Trier's, 247
  • Stone-Dressing Machines at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 281
  • Stone, Metal, and Wood, The Tones of, 285
  • Stone Sawing, Machines for, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 281
  • Street Tramways, 327
  • Strength of Plate Iron, The, 355
  • Submarine Cables, Fish-Bites in, 270
  • Submarine Foundations, 429
  • Suez Canal, Passage of the, by Deep Draught Ironclads, 466
  • Sugar Extraction, Russell's Macerator for, 48
  • Summary, Sanitary, for 1876, 93
  • Sunken Vessels, Raising, 409
  • Suspension Bridge over the Pennsylvania Railroad, 70
  • Symington's Dalswinton Engine, 63
  • Tap Groove Sharpening Machine, Thomson, Sterne, and Company's, 146
  • Taylor and Challen's Nail-Forging Machine, 480
  • Technical Education, 365
  • Telegraph Engineers, The Society of (See Engineers, The Society of Telegraph)
  • Telegraph Instruments, Type Printing, 291
  • Telegraphs, Fire, 223
  • Telegraphs, Fire; The Auto-Kinetic System, 402
  • Telegraphs, Underground, 311, 350
  • Telegraphs, Underground, in France, 350
  • Telegraphy, Quadruples, 367, 485

TELEPHONIC TELEGRAPHY;

  • Gray’s System, 355
  • La Cour's System, 300
  • Varley's System, 299
  • Testing Portland Cement, 155
  • Thames, The River, '296
  • Thermodynamics, Hirn's, 14, 73, 202, 261, 394
  • " Thetis," H.M.S., The Propeller of, 400
  • Thomson, Sir William's, New Compass, 191
  • Thomson, Sterne, and Company's Tap Groove Sharpening Machine, 146
  • Three-Feet Gauge, Mason's Double-Bogie Locomotive (Fairlie System) for the, 326
  • Thurston's Autographic Testing Machine, 489
  • Thurston's Oil-Testing Machine, 176
  • Tones of Metal, Wood, and Stone, The, 285
  • Tongs, Improved Up-Ending, 429
  • Tools, Machine, at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 122, 280
  • Torpedo Launches, 383, 428, 448
  • Torpedo Ship, Admiral Porter's, 284
  • Torpedo Warfare, 208

TORPEDOES, NOTES ON :

  • Electro-Contact Torpedoes, 157
  • Electro-Mechanical Torpedoes, 214, 455
  • McEvoy's Mechanical Torpedo, 407
  • Mathieson's Mechanical Torpedo. 406
  • Singer's Mechanical Torpedo, 406
  • Torpedoes at the Philadelphia Exhibition, 54
  • Trade Marks, The Registration of, 93
  • Tramcar, Belpaire's Steam, 108
  • Tramway, Wire, at Nanaimo, British Columbia, 62
  • Tramways and Omnibuses; Address of R. M. Bancroft, 386
  • Tramways, Street, 327
  • Transmission of Power, The, 210
  • Travelling-Head Shaping Machine, Ferris and Miles', 208
  • Trenton Bridge; The Pennsylvania Railroad, `221
  • Trial of H.M.S. "Dreadnought," 67
  • Trials of the 81-Ton Gun, 378, 424
  • Trolly, Steam, for the Oude and Rohilkund Railway, Cooke's, 10
  • Tube Beader, Selkirk's, 480
  • Tube-Cleaning Apparatus, Essen's, 216
  • Tunnel, The St. Gothard, 22
  • "Turtle Torpedo Boats," The Engineer on, 484
  • Twin-Screw Launch Engines and Boilers, Wilson and Company's, 91
  • Tyler, H., and Company's Hydraulic Hauling Machinery for Inclined Slips, 362
  • Type Printing Telegraph Instruments, 291
  • Unbalanced Force v. Centrifugal Force, 152
  • Underground Telegraphs, 311, 350
  • Underground Telegraphs in France, 350
  • Union Iron Works, The, Buffalo, N.Y.; American Iron and Steel Works, 473
  • United Service Institution, Amateur Science at the, 251
  • United States Revenue Steamer, The " Rush," 418, 456, 497
  • Universal Exhibition, 1878, The Paris, 67, 72
  • University College, London, Circular from the, 99
  • University College Soiree, The, 464
  • Unsafe Economisers, 233
  • Up-Ending Tongs, Improved, 429
  • Urquhart's Apparatus for Burning Crude Petroleum in Locomotives, 9
  • Urquhart's Portable Weighing Apparatus, 421
  • Use of Emery Wheels, The, b2
  • Utilising Spent Purifying Material; Notes on Gas Making, 377
  • Vacuum Brake, The, 250
  • Valley Creek Bridge; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 86
  • Valve Gear, Wannieck and Koppner's, 178
  • Valves, Eccentric, Elliott and Burnett's, 98
  • Valves, Safety, 286
  • Vandals at the Patent Office, 167
  • Vapart Disintegrator, The, by the Hydraulic Engineering Company, 448
  • Varley's System of Telephonic Telegraphy, 299
  • Vegetable Refuse, The Combustion of, 89
  • Ventilation, Sewage, 72
  • Ventilator, Root's Mine, 470, 489
  • Verdon Canal, The, 247
  • Vessels, The Resistance of, 310
  • Vested Interests, 884
  • Viaduct, Conemaugh, 104
  • Vignoles' Proposed Mean-Level Bridge over the Thames near the Tower. 461
  • Volcanic Phenomena of 1876, The, 401
  • Vulcan Iron Company. St. Louis, U.S.A., Holley's Bessemer Plant of the; American Iron and Steel Works, 183, 206
  • Wannieck and Koppner's Valve Gear, 173
  • Warfare, Torpedo, 208
  • Warren Suspension Bridge; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 134
  • Washers and Scrubbers, A New Mode of Working; Notes on Gas Making, 240
  • Water Pressure Machinery, 379
  • Water Supply of Aix; The Verdon Canal, 247
  • Water Supply, The London, 114
  • Waugh's Report upon the Exploded Economiser at Saltaire, 286
  • Weighing Apparatus, Urquhart's Portable, 421
  • Welded Boilers; Mr. L. E. Fletcher's Report, 419
  • Welding, 237
  • West Cumberland Iron and Steel Works, The, 116
  • West Sent Main Drainage Works, The, 508
  • Westinghouse Automatic Brake Trials on the North-Eastern Railway, 405
  • Westinghouse Brake, The Efficiency of the, 32
  • Wheel-Moulding Machine, Scott's, 380
  • Wheels, Emery, The Use of, 52
  • Wigzell and Halsey, Single-Acting Engine, The, 16
  • Wilson and Company's Twin-Screw Launch Engines and Boiler, 91
  • Wilson's Paddle Engines for Light - Draught Steamers, 341
  • Winding Engine, Horizontal, Breitfeld, Danek, and Company's, at the Pribram Silver Mines, Bohemia, 441
  • Wire Cables, Steel, Tabulated Tests of, 134, 135
  • Wire Tramway at Nanaimo, British Columbia, 69
  • Woking Railway Accident. The, 506
  • Wood-Grooving Machine, Richards, London, and Kelley's, 254
  • Wood, Metal, and Stone, The Tones of, 285
  • Wooden-Framed Planing Machine, Richard's, London, and Kelley's, 118
  • Working Expenditure, Locomotive, Tabulated Statement of, 365, 367
  • Working Railways and Government Inspection, 167
  • Works, The Midvale Steel; American Iron and Steel Works, 239
  • Works, Park, Brother, and Company's; American Iron and Steel Works, 337
  • Works, The Union Iron, Buffalo, N.Y. American Iron and Steel Works, 473
  • Works, The Vulcan Iron Company's Bessemer Plant at; American Iron and Steel Works, 183, 206
  • Works, The West Cumberland Iron and Steel, 116
  • Workshops, The Altoona; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 320, 340. 357, 373, 39.5, 415, 435, 458
  • Workshops. Miscellaneous Repairing; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 494
  • Workshops, The West Philadelphia; The Pennsylvania Railroad, 303
  • Wrought Iron, Economy as Applied to the Manufacture of, 486, 512
  • Yacht, The German Imperial "Hohenzollern," Engine and Boilers of the, 308
  • Yarrow's Light-Draught Paddle-Wheel Steamers 49
  • Yule, John, 438

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