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  • ACCIDENT to the Screw Steamer " Arizona," The, 438
  • Accidents, Railway, in 1878, Reports of the Board of Trade on, 230, 237, 346, 394
  • " Acheron," The Australian Torpedo Launch, 52, 99
  • Acoustical Firedamp Detector, An, 213, 231
  • Acoustical Improvement of Large Halls, The, 399
  • Address of the President of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, 117
  • " Agamemnon," H.M.S., The Launch of, 229
  • Agricultural Engines and Machinery, Damaged; Circular of the Royal Agricultural Society, 148

AGRICULTURAL SHOW, THE ROYAL, AT KILBURN :

  • Boiler, Smith's Double-Chambered Vertical, 22, 69
  • Clod Crusher, Randell's, 35
  • Crane, Priestman Brothers' Steam, with Self-Acting Bucket, 136
  • Door Handle Fastening, Dennis's, 36
  • Drum Guard for Thrashing Machines, Fison's, 33

Engines:

  • Everitt, Adams, and Company's Steam Ploughing, 206
  • Garrett a Portable, 26
  • Marshall, sons, and Company's 14-Horse
  • Portable, with Automatic Expansion Gear, a
  • Marshall, Sons, and Company's Traction, with Automatic Valve Gear, 25
  • Portable and Fixed, 3, 22
  • Ruston, Proctor, and Company's Horizontal Condensing, 6
  • Ruston, Proctor, and Company's Vertical, and Boiler, 5
  • Traction, and Steam Ploughing Machinery, 2
  • Governor, Shanks' Equilibrium, 26
  • Governor and Throttle Valve, Bagnall's,
  • Harrow, Nicholson's. 36
  • Hydraulic Valve. Dennis and Company's, 14
  • Ice-Making Machinery, 15
  • Miscellaneous Exhibits, 14, 33
  • Mowing Machine, Wood's, 10
  • Railways, Portable, 96
  • Reaping Machines and Sheaf Binders, 7, 27
  • Regulator for the Electric Light, Crompton's, 17
  • Roller Mill, Ganz and Company's, 33
  • Sheaf Binder, Burgess's, 27
  • Sheaf Binder, Howard's Automatic, 7
  • Stone Breaker, Hall's Portable, 33
  • Thrashing Machine Drum and Beater, Garrett's, 32
  • Thrashing Machines, 32
  • Thrashing and Straw-Chopping Machine Combined, Ransomes, Sims, and Head's, 20
  • Tramway Locomotive, Bagnall's, 4
  • Air, The Sensible Warmth of the, 199
  • Almaden New Works; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 391
  • Alta Italia Railway, Express Locomotive for the, 414
  • Alteration of Metals, The Physical, 287
  • America, Iron Exports to, 441
  • American Marine Engines, Early, 337
  • American Navies, The South, 11
  • American "Needle," The, 476
  • American Pumping Engines, 154, 189, 365, 376, 488
  • American Shipbuilding Industry, 940
  • Analysis of Iron and Steel, The Application of the Spectroscope to the, 141
  • Anderson's Gas Washer and Scrubber, 43
  • Antwerp, The Improvement Works at, 280, 335, 386, 394, 486
  • Apparatus, Electrical, Paterson's Catalogue of, 402
  • Apparatus, Gas, Exhibition of, at Greenock, 242
  • Apparatus for Heating Foot-Warmers ; Western Railway of France, 225
  • Architects and Engineers, 437
  • Arctic Meteorology, 371
  • Arctic Research, 232, 254
  • " Arizona," s.s., The Accident to the, 438
  • Art of Referencing. The, 341
  • Assimilation of Patent Laws, The, 151
  • Atmospheric Electricity, 193
  • Austin and Hunter's Screw Colliers, The " Fenton" and " Ridge Park," 492
  • Australian Torpedo Launch, 52, 99
  • Automatic Brake, The Westinghouse, Trials of, 53, 74, 138
  • Automatic Expansion Gear, Hartnell's, on Marshall, Sons, and Company's Portable Engine, 3
  • Automatic Expansion Gear, Marshall, Sons, and Company's Traction Engine with, 25
  • Automatic Expansion Gear, Virck's Horizontal Engine with, 186
  • Automatic Motion for Spectroscopes, 231
  • Automatic Sheaf Binder and Harvester, Howard's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 7
  • Autumn Meeting of 1880 of the Iron and Steel Institute, The, 154, 249,
  • Aveling and Porter's Winding Drum for Traction Engines, 443
  • Axles, Locomotive Crank, 288
  • Axles, Radial, Larsen's Tramcar with, 186
  • Bagnall's Governor and Throttle Valve, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 6
  • Bagnall's Tramway Locomotive, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 3
  • Ballast and Circulating Pump, The Pulsometer as a, 413
  • Ballast, Water, for Steamers, 492
  • Balloons for Military Purposes, 32
  • Barff Process for the Protection of Iron, The, 441
  • Bars, Locomotive Guide, 95
  • Barton and West's Pressure Reducer, 113, 120
  • Barton and West's Water Meter, 113, 121
  • Batho's Combined Dredger, Tug, and Fire Engine, 269
  • Bazalgette's Proposed High-Level Bridge over the Thames, 56, 75
  • Belgian Company, The John Cockerill, 420
  • Belt Screws, Sonnenthal's, 69
  • Bending Moments, Maximum, upon &Beam, 63
  • Bills, Miscellaneous, passed in the Session of 1879, List of, 369
  • Bills, Private, for Session 1880, 435, 454, 475, 496
  • Bills, Railway, List of, passed in the Session of 1879, 161
  • Bills, Tramway, List of, passed in the Session of 1879, 203
  • Bills, Water and Gas, List of, passed in the Session of 1879, 203
  • Binocular Spectroscopes, 231
  • Birkenhead Iron and Shipbuilding Works, The, 257
  • Birmingham Corporation Gas Works, The, 415
  • Black, Hawthorn, and Company's Compound Tramway Engines, 363
  • Board of Trade Prosecution for Unseaworthiness, 75
  • Board of Trade Report for 1878 on Railway Accidents, 2:30, 237, 346, 394
  • Board of Trade, The, and Shipbuilders, 381, 453
  • Boat, An Australian Torpedo, 52, 99
  • Boat, The Herreshoff Torpedo, Official Trial of, 365
  • Boat, Yarrow's Torpedo, 307
  • Boats, Herreshoff's Portable Engine for, 266
  • Boiler-Drilling Machine, Harvey's, 136
  • Boiler Explosion at Crewe, The, 226
  • Boiler Explosion, The Halifax, 342
  • Boiler Explosion, The Stoneclough, 37, 73
  • Boiler Explosion on board the Tug-Boat " Victor ;" Board of Trade Inquiry, 233
  • Boiler Explosions, Fatal, 154
  • Boiler Inspection, 111, 459
  • Boiler Inspection, Compulsory, 491
  • Boiler Inspection v. Insurance, 459
  • Boiler Makers, Howson and Viilson's Heating Furnaces for, 357
  • Boiler, Multitubular, and Three-Cylinder Engine, Watts', 301
  • Boiler, Smith's Double-Chambered Vertical, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 22, 69
  • Boiler, Tubular, Sulzer ,Brothers', with Ten-Brink Firegrate, 175
  • Boiler, Webb's Steel Locomotive, 265
  • Boilers, Gas-Fired Sectional, 402
  • Bradford, The Explosion of a Dye Kettle at, 459
  • Brake, The Westinghouse, Details of, 52
  • Brakes, Continuous; Trials of the Westinghouse Automatic, 53, 74, 138
  • Brearley and Marsden's Stone-Dressing Machine, 300
  • Breitfeld, Danek, and Company's Pumping Engines at the Vienna Auxiliary Water Works, Pottschach, 432
  • Bridge, The East River, Contract for the Iron and Steel for the, 96
  • Bridge over the River Nile at Kohd, 132, 145
  • Bridge over the River Zwartkops, South Africa, 477
  • Bridge, The Severn Railway, Opening of, 314
  • Bridge over the Thames, Proposed High-Level, 56, 75

BRITISH ASSOCIATION, THE :

  • 152, 172, 193, 199, 231
  • Conversazione, The, 232
  • Election of Officers for 1880, &c., 202
  • Grants for Scientific Purposes, 176
  • On the Development of the Use of Steel during the last Forty Years, considered in its Mechanical and Economic Aspects, by J. Robinson, 164
  • On Natural Science, by G. Johnstone Stoney, 164
  • On Radiant Matter, by William Crookes, F.R.S., 165, 187
  • On the Temperature of Town Water Supplies,
  • by Baldwin Latham, 168
  • On the Secular Changes in the Specific Inductive Capacity of Glass, by J. E. H. Gordon, 169
  • On the Retardation of Phase of Vibrations transmitted by the Telephone, by Silvanus P. Thompson, 169, 193
  • On the Action of Magnets on Liquid Jets, by Silvanus P. Thompson, 169, 194
  • On a Galvanometer for Demonstrating the Internal Current Transmitted through the Liquid within a Voltaic Cell, by Conrad W. Cooke, 176, 201
  • On the Presence of Nitrogen in Steel, by Alfred H. Allen, 185, 201
  • On some Curious Concretion Balls derived from a Colliery Mineral Water, by Thomas Andrews, 185
  • On Underground Temperature, by J. D. Everett, 193
  • On Atmospheric Electricity, by Dr. Michael Grabham, 193
  • On the Pseudophone, by Silvanus P. Thompson, 194
  • On Lightning Protectors for Telegraphic Apparatus, by W. H. Preece, 194, 302
  • On Improvements in Dynamo-Electric Machines, by Mr. Ladd, 194
  • On a New Electrometer Key, by Dr. Lodge, 194
  • On the Manufacture of Crucible Steel, by Henry S. Bell, 195
  • On the Separation of Iron and Phosphorus, especially with Reference to the Manufacture of Steel, by Thomas Blair, 195
  • On a New Metallurgical Process, by John Hollway, 195, 222
  • On the Euphrates Valley Railway, by Captain Cameron, 195
  • On Self-Acting Intermittent Syphons and the Conditions which determine the Commencement of their Action, by Rogers Field, 196, 199, 224
  • On Recent Advances in Electric Lighting, by J. N. Shoolbred, 196, 231
  • On the Changes of Volume in Iron when passing from the Liquid to the Solid State, and an Instrument for observing the same, by T. Wrightson, 196
  • On Pure Mathematics, 196
  • On the Customs of the People of Urua, by Captain Cameron, 19G
  • On the Native Races on the Head Waters of the Zambesi, by Major Serpa, Pinto, 197
  • On the Native Races of Gaboon and Ogowa, by the Comte de Brazza, 197
  • On Luminous Meteors, by James Glaisher, 199
  • On the Sensible Warmth of the Air, by Professor George Forbes, 199
  • On Synchronism of Mean Temperature and Rainfall in the Climate of London, by Courtenay Fox, '200
  • On Experiments on the Influence of the Angle of the Lip of Rain Gauges on the Quantity of Water collected, by Baldwin Latham, 200
  • On Hughes's Induction Balance, by W. Chandler Roberts, '202
  • On some Further Results of Experiments on Friction at High Velocities, by Captain Douglas Galton, 202
  • On the Writing Telegraph, by E. A, Cowper, 202
  • On an Acoustical Firedamp Detector, by Professor George Forbes, 213, 231
  • On Modern Improvements in Heating Air for Hot Blast Furnaces, by E. A. Cowper, 213, 232
  • On Variable Scales for Spectroscopes, by Johnstone Stoney, 231
  • On Automatic Motion for Spectroscopes, by Johnstone Stoney, 231
  • On Binocular Spectroscopes, by Johnstone Stoney, 231
  • On the Synthesis of Hydrocyanic Acid, by Professor Dewar, 232
  • On the Amount of Nitrous Acid produced in Electric Illumination, by Professor Dewar, 232
  • On Arctic Exploration, by John P. Cheyne, Commander, R.N., 232, 254
  • On the Proposed Canal across the Isthmus of Panama, by Captain Bedford Pim, 232
  • On the Law of the Power required for different Speeds of the same Steam Vessel ; Illustrated, within the Limits of Experience, by a Linear Scale of their Relation, by Robert Mansel, 429, 466
  • Panama Canal, The, 232
  • Photographic Screen, An Improved, 231
  • Report of the Committee, for Commencing Secular Experiments upon the Elasticity of Wires, by J. T. Bottomley, 179
  • Report of the Council for 1878-9, 154
  • Report of the Patent Law Committee, 206
  • Reports of the Committees, 202
  • British Association, The, and the Patent Laws, 323
  • British Museum, The Electric Light in the, 325
  • Buffalo and Lake Huron; Canadian Railways, 102
  • Buildings, The Paris Exhibition, Scaffolding for the Erection of, 108, 184
  • Burgess's Sheaf Binder, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 27
  • Cable, Marseilles-Algiers, Laying the, 493
  • Cable Repairing Ships, Telegraph, 473
  • Cables, New Submarine, 93
  • Cail and Company's Six-Coupled Tank Locomotive, 497
  • Calendering Rolls, Voith's, 394
  • California Works ; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 463, 481
  • Callao, Lima, and Oroya Railway, The, 48, 105

CANADIAN RAILWAYS:

  • Buffalo and Lake Huron, 102
  • Grand Trunk Railway of Canada, 45, 84, 102, 181
  • Midland Railway of Canada, 481
  • Northern Railway of Canada, 389
  • Toronto, Grey, and Bruce Railway, 353
  • Toronto and Nipissing Railway, 295
  • Canal, The Panama, 232
  • Cape Mail Steamer, A Steel Built, 364
  • Capture of the Ironclad " Huascar," The, 309, 364, 454,476
  • Carbon Points in the Electric Lamp, The Temperature of the, 342
  • Carriage, Second-Class ; Western Railway of France, 169
  • Cement, Ransome's New, 211
  • Centrifugal Action, Skimming Milk by, 21
  • Cerro de Pasco Silver Mines, The, 298, 357, 425
  • "Chancellor Livingston," River Steamboat, Engine of the, 337
  • Chandler's Coupling for Railway Wagons, 413
  • China as a Field for Future Railway Enterprise, 59
  • China, The Telegraph in, 383
  • Circular Slide Valve, Webb's, 443
  • " City of Berlin," The Inman Line Royal Mail Steamship, 251
  • Clayton and Shuttleworth's Drum Guard for Thrashing Machines, 477
  • Clerk-Maxwell, Professor, 383
  • " Clermont," River Steamboat, 1807, Engine and Boiler of the, 337
  • Cleveland, Notes from, 15, 30, 49, 79, 99, 110, 140, 155, 177, 189, 208, 236, 246, 272, 294, 299, 328, 347, 360, 379, 398, 423, 434, 452, 479, 497
  • Clod Crusher, Randell's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 35

CLUB SHOW, SMITHFIELD, THE: 443

  • Drum Guard for Thrashing Machine, Clayton and Shuttleworth's, 477
  • Drum Guard for Thrashing Machines, Ruston, Proctor, and Company's, 446
  • Guard for Circular Saws, Lakeman's, 446
  • Horizontal Non-Condensing Engine, Ruston,
  • Proctor, and Company's, 466
  • Implements, 445
  • Miscellaneous, 449
  • Mowing and Reaping Machines, 445
  • Portable and Fixed Engines, 443
  • Rakes of Reaping Machines, Howard and
  • Bousfleld's Apparatus for Controlling, 446
  • Safety Valve for Pumps of Portable Engines, Garrett and Sons', 443
  • Slide Valve, Webb's Circular, 443
  • Winding Drum for Traction Engines, Aveling and Porter's, 443
  • Clyde Shipbuilding Contracts, 345, 402
  • Clyde Shipbuilding Trade, The Prospects of the, 290
  • Clyde, Thames, and Mersey, Passenger Steamers on the, 430
  • Coal and Iron Company's Works, The Wigan, 261
  • Coal Shipping Machinery, Smith's, 375
  • Coal Wagons, Thomson's Hydraulic Tip for, 205
  • Coatbridge Tin-Plate Works, The, 115
  • College, University, The Engineering Laboratory at, 247
  • Colliery, The Pemberton, 259
  • " Colombia," s.s., Rescue of the, 242
  • Companies, Boiler ; Boiler Inspection, 111
  • Companies, The London Gas, 73
  • Companies, The Metropolitan Water, 400, 418
  • Company, French, The Messageries Maritimes, 268
  • Company, The John Cockerill, 420
  • Compass, The Tell-Tale Mariner's, 68
  • Compound Engine, The Theory of the, 324, 3G1
  • Compound Engines of the s.s. " Gallia," 219
  • Compound Engines, Redhead and Company's, of the s.s. " Dante" and " Petrarch," 378
  • Compound Pumping Engines; Vienna Auxiliary Water Works, 432
  • Compound Tramway Engines, Black, Hawthorn, and Company's, 363
  • Compounding of Locomotive Engines, The, 17,
  • Compressed Steel, 83, 255, 263
  • Compressors, Hydraulic, for Gun Carriages, 316, 349, 396, 460
  • Compulsory Boiler Inspection, 491
  • Compulsory Working of Patents, The, 191
  • Condensing Engine, Horizontal, with Collmann's Valve Gear, 109
  • Conflans Viaduct, The, 15
  • Congo, Natives North of the, 197
  • Congress at Croydon, The Sanitary, 343, 382
  • Constant Water Supply, 113, 119
  • Continuous Brakes ; Trials of the Westinghouse Automatic, 53, 74, 138
  • Continuous Furnaces ; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 392
  • Contract for the Iron and Steel for the East River Bridge, 96
  • Controlling Rakes of Reaping Machines, Howard and Boustleld's Apparatus for, 446
  • Conversazione of the British Association, The, 232
  • Cooke, Sir William Fothergill, 94
  • Corliss Compound Pumping Engine at Pawtucket, The, 154, 189
  • Corliss Engine, Douglas and Grant's Horizontal Compound, 487
  • Corporation Gas Works, The Birmingham, 415
  • Council of the British Association, Report of the, for 1878-79, 154
  • Cowper's Writing Telegraph, 202
  • Cramp and Son's Russian Cruiser " Zabiaca," 413
  • Crane, Steam, Priestman Brothers', with Self-Acting Bucket, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 136
  • Crank Axles, Locomotive. 283
  • Crank-Pin Turning Machine, Webb's, 266
  • Crankshafts, The Forging of, 123, 137
  • Crewe, The Boiler Explosion at, 226
  • Crewe, The London and North-Western Railway Works at, 264
  • Crompton's Regulator for the Electric Light, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 17
  • Crown Iron Works, Glasgow, The ; Messrs. Thomson, Sterne, and Company, 142
  • Crucible Steel, 195
  • Cunard Steamer " Gallia," The New, 219, 450
  • Curves, Speed, 344
  • Customs of the People of Urua, The, 196
  • Cuttings, The Slopes of, 409
  • Damaged Agricultural Engines and Machinery ; Circular of the Royal Agricultural Society, 148
  • " Dante" and " Petrarch," s.s., Redhead and Company's Compound Engines of the, 378
  • Demenge's Portable Engine, 338
  • Dennis and Company's Hydraulic Valve, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 14
  • Dennis's Door Handle Fastening, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 36
  • Denny Brothers' Light-Draught Paddle-Wheel Ferry Steamer, 378
  • Denny and Company's Shipbuilding Yard, 114
  • Dephosphorisation of Iron and Steel, The, 249, 253
  • Deposits from Mineral Water, 185
  • Distillation, Method of ; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 277
  • Dockyard Professional Officers, 133, 209
  • Double-Chambered Vertical Boiler, Smith's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 22, 69
  • Double Lathe for Disc Railway Wheels, Fetu and Deliege's, 148
  • Double-Loading Ordnance, 438
  • Douglas and Grant's Horizontal Compound Corliss Engine, 487
  • Dredger, Tug, and Fire Engine, Batho's Combined, 269
  • Dredger, Vertical-Action Steam, 126, 157
  • Drilling Machines for Rails, Fetu and Delidge's Multiple, 197
  • Driver for Lathes, Timmins', 379
  • Drop Hammer, Hasse's, 396
  • Drum Guard for Thrashing Machines, Clayton and Shuttleworth's, 477
  • Drum Guard for Thrashing Machines, Fison's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 33
  • Drum Guards for Thrashing Machines, Ruston, Proctor, and Company's, 446
  • Drum, Winding, for Traction Engines, Aveling and Porter's, 443
  • Drummond's Tank Locomotive for the North British Railway, 451
  • Drying Apparatus, Wilson's, 378
  • Dabs and Company's Glasgow Locomotive Works, 131
  • Durand and Chapitol's Pulveriser, 97
  • Dye Kettle, The Explosion of a, at Bradford, 459
  • Dynamo-Electric Machines, 194
  • Dynamo-Electric Machines ; Lighting by Electricity, 63, 101, 173, 326, 372
  • Eads, Port, 362
  • Early American Marine Engines, 337
  • East River Bridge, Contract for the Iron and Steel for the, 96
  • Edgar Thomson Steel Works, Compressed Steel at the, 83
  • Education, Technical, 305
  • Eighty-Stamp Mill for Working Silver Ores at the Cerro de Pasco Mines, Peru, 357
  • Eighty-Ton Gun, The Trial of the, 306
  • Elasticity of Wires, The, 179
  • Elder and Company's New Russian Yacht, 325 Election of Officers of the British Association for 1880, dle., 202
  • Electric Currents, Obach's Tangent Galvanometer for Measuring, 356
  • Electric Illumination, Nitrous Acid produced by, 232
  • Electric Lamp, The Temperature of the Carbon Points in the, 342
  • Electric Light, The, 196, 231
  • Electric Light in the British Museum, The, 325
  • Electric Light, Crompton's Regulator for the, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 17
  • Electric Lighting. 474
  • Electrical Apparatus, Paterson's Catalogue of, 402
  • Electrical Transmission of Motive Power, The, 417
  • Electricity, Atmospheric, 193
  • Electricity, Lighting by, 307
  • Electricity, Lighting by ; Dynamo-Electric Machines, 63, 101, 173, 326, 372
  • Electrometer Key, A New, 194
  • Engine for Boats, Herreshoff's Portable, 266
  • Engine and Boiler, Ruston, Proctor, and Company's Vertical, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 5
  • Engine, Compound, The Theory of the, 324, 361
  • Engine, The Corliss Compound Pumping, at Pawtucket, 154, 189, 488
  • Engine, Demenge's Portable, 338
  • Engine, Douglas and Grant's Horizontal Compound Corliss, 487
  • Engine, Garrett's Portable, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 26
  • Engine, Horizontal Condensing, with Collmann's Valve Gear, 109
  • Engine, Indicator, A New Steam, 117
  • Engine Makers' Society, Steam, Report of the, 192
  • Engine, Marshall, Sons, and Company's 14-Horse Portable, with Automatic Expansion Gear, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 3
  • Engine, Mine Ventilating, and Guibal Fan, 356
  • Engine, Ruston, Proctor, and Company's Horizontal Condensing, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 6
  • Engine, Ruston, Proctor, and Company's Horizontal Non-Condensing, 466
  • Engine, Steam Ploughing, Everitt, Adams, and Company's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 206
  • Engine, Traction, with Automatic Valve Gear, Marshall, Sons, and Company's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 25
  • Engine, Virck's Horizontal, with Automatic Expansion Gear, 186
  • Engine, Watts' Three-Cylinder, and Multitubular Boiler, 301
  • Engineering Laboratory at the University College, The, 247
  • Engineering Precedents, 332, 373, 426, 494

ENGINEERS, THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF MINING

  • On a New Steam Engine Indicator, by John E. Sweet, 117
  • On Washing Phosphoric Pig Iron for the Open Hearth and Puddling Processes, at Krupp's Works, Essen, by A. L. Holley, 298
  • On the Tessid Gas Producer, by A. L. Holley, 457
  • Engineers and Architects, 437

ENGINEERS, THE INSTITUTION OF CIVIL; 36, 474

  • Premiums awarded for the Session of 1878-79, 36
  • On Tunnel Outlets from Storage Reservoirs, by O. J. Wood, 414
  • On the Passenger Steamers of the Thames, the Mersey, and the Clyde, by W. Carson, 430

ENGINEERS, THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL : 112, 117, 123, 142

  • Address of the President, 117
  • Coatbridge Tin-Plate Works, 115
  • Crown Iron Works, Glasgow, The ; Messrs. Thomson, Sterne, and Company, 142
  • Excursion to Inverary, 127
  • Gartsherrie Iron Works, Coatbridge, 131 Govan Iron Works, 143
  • Hyde Park Locomotive Works ; Messrs. Neilson and Company, 129, 147
  • Locomotive Works, Glasgow; Messrs. DOB and Company, 131
  • Locomotive Works, The St. Rollox ; Caledonian Railway Company, 143
  • North British Railway Locomotive Works, 130
  • On the Compounding of Locomotive Engines, by M. Anatole, of Paris, 17, 58
  • On Injector Hydrants for Fire Extinction, by J. H. Greathead, 80
  • On Water Power Engines with Variable Stroke, by John Hastie, 1060.23
  • On the Working of Traction Engines in India, by R. E. B. Crompton, 106, 124, 148
  • On the Pneumatic Marine Governor, by D. J. Dunlop. 112, 118
  • On the " Velometer" Governor for Marine and Stationary Engines, by F. W. Durham, 11'2, 118
  • On the Maintenance of Constant Pressure in Water Service Pipes, by Stephen Alley, 113, 119
  • On Barton and West's Pressure Reducer, by W. H. Thomas, 113, 120
  • On Barton and West's Water Meter, by W. H. Thomas, 113, 121
  • On the Forging of Crankshafts, by W. L. E. McLean, 123, 137
  • On the Construction and Working of a Vertical-Action Steam Dredger, by R. B. Buckley, 126, 157
  • On Fireless Locomotives for Tramways, by M. Leon Francq, 306, 367, 375
  • On the Loss of Power in the Screw Propeller, and the Means of Improving its Efficiency„ by the Hon. It. C. Parsons, 404
  • Saracen Foundry, Possilpark ; Messrs. Walter Macfarlane and Company, 127
  • Shipbuilding Yard, Denny and Company's, 114
  • Shipbuilding Yards at Govan, The, 114
  • Summerlee Iron Works, 143
  • Visit to Greenock, 127
  • Works of the Steel Company of Scotland, 130
  • Engines, American Pumping, 154, 189, 365, 376, 488
  • Engines, Compound, of the s.s. "Gallia," 219
  • Engines, Compound Tramway, Black, Hawthorn, and Company's, 363
  • Engines, Early American Marine, 337
  • Engines, Fixed and Portable, 443
  • Engines, Gwynne's Centrifugal Pumping, of the s.s. "Gallia," 450
  • Engines and Machinery, Damaged Agricultural ; Circular of the Royal Agricultural Society, 148
  • Engines, The Pawtucket Pumping, 154, 189, 488
  • Engines, Portable and Fixed, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 3, 22
  • Engines, Portable and Fixed, at the Smithfield Club Show 443
  • Engines, Pumping, at the Vienna Auxiliary Water Works, Pottschach, Breitfeld, Danek, and Company's, 432
  • Engines, Redhead and Company's Compound, of the s.s. " Dante" and " Petrarch," 378
  • Engines, Traction, in India, 106, 124, 148
  • Engines, Traction, and Steam Ploughing Machinery, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 2
  • Engines, Water Pressure, 106, 123
  • Engines of the Yacht " Wanderer," Perkins', 469
  • Enterprise, Railway, China as a Field for Future, 59
  • Equatorial Telescope, Grubb's, 277
  • Euphrates Valley Railway, The, 195
  • Everitt, Adams, and Company's Steam Ploughing Engine, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 206
  • Excavator, The Fouracres, 126, 157
  • Excursion of the Members of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers to Inverary, 127
  • Exhibition Buildings, The Paris, 108, 184
  • Exhibition of Gas Apparatus at Greenock, 242
  • Exhibition and Market, The National, 268
  • Expenditure and Traffic, Railway, for 1878, 171
  • Experiments with the Krupp Guns at Meppen, 134
  • Exploration, Arctic, 232, 254
  • Explosion, Boiler, on Board the Tug - Boat Victor ;" Board of Trade Inquiry, 233 Explosion, Boiler, at Crewe, The, 226
  • Explosion of a Dye Kettle at Bradford, The, 459
  • Explosion, The Halifax Boiler, 342
  • Explosion, The Stoneclough Boiler, 37, 73
  • Explosions, Fatal Boiler, 154
  • Exports to America, Iron, 441
  • Express Locomotive for the Alta Italia Railway, 414
  • Extension of Hallside Steel Works, The, 449
  • Extension of the Metropolitan Railway, The, 419
  • Fatal Boiler Explosions, 154
  • "Fenton" and "Ridge Park," Austin and Hunter's, Screw Colliers, 492
  • Ferry Steamer, Denny Brothers' Light-Draught Paddle-Wheel, 378
  • Fetu and Delidge's Double Lathe for Disc Railway Wheels, 148
  • Fetu and Delidge's Multiple Drilling Machine for Rails, 197
  • Fire Engine, Tug, and Dredger, Batho's Combined, 269
  • Fire Extinction, Injector Hydrants for, 80
  • Firedamp Detector, An Acoustical, 213, '231
  • Fireless Locomotive, Lamm and Francq's, 306, 367, 375
  • Fison's Drum Guard for Thrashing Machines, at
  • the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 33
  • Fixed and Portable Engines, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 3, 22
  • Fixed and Portable Engines, at the Smithfield Club Show, 443
  • Floods, Metropolitan, 171
  • Fluid Steel, The Consolidation of, S3, 255, 263
  • Food Supply, Our, 93
  • Foot-Warmers, Apparatus for Heating ; Western Railway of France, 225
  • Foreign and Colonial Notes, 20, 41, 62, 98, 121, 140, 155, 215, 235, 256, 276, '281, 312, 330, 350, 369, 388, 406, 424, 442, 461, 480
  • Foreign Iron Trade, Our, 347
  • Forging of Crankshafts, The, 123, 137
  • Forgings, Large, '262, 274
  • Foundry, The Saracen, Possilpark ; Messrs Walter Macfarlane and Company, 127 Fouracres Excavator, The, 126, 157
  • Fowler and Company's Portable Railways. 96
  • French Company, The Messagerios Maritimes, 268
  • Froude, Mr. W., F.R.S., 76
  • Furnace, The Knox ; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 407
  • Furnace, The Luckhart; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 392
  • Furnace, Modified Idria —Redington Works ; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 331
  • Furnace, Piat's Oscillating, 396
  • Furnace, The Sarah. Lambert and Gordon's, Ironton, U.S.A., 161
  • Furnaces, Continuous ; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 392
  • Furnaces, Howson and Wilson's Boiler-Makers' Heating, 3.57
  • Furnaces, Non - Continuous — Missouri Mine ; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 277
  • Furze Masticator, McKenzie and Sons', 449
  • " Gallia," The New Cunard Steamer, 219, 450
  • Galvanometer, Internal Current, 201
  • Galvanometer, Obach's Tangent, 356
  • Ganz's Roller Mill, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 33
  • Garrett's Portable Engine, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 2G
  • Garrett and Sons' Safety Valve for Pumps of Portable Engines, 443
  • Garrett's Thrashing Machine Drum and Beater, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 32
  • Gartsherrie Iron Works, Coatbridge, 131
  • Gas Apparatus, Exhibition of, at Greenock, 242
  • Gas Companies, The London, 73
  • Gas-Fired Sectional Boilers, 402
  • Gas Managers, Annual Meeting of the North British Association of, 69
  • Gas-Producer, The Tessid, 457
  • Gas Washers and Scrubbers, 43, 313
  • Gas and Water Bills passed in the Session of 1879, List of, 203
  • Gas, Water, The Manufacture of, 384
  • Gas Works, The Birmingham Corporation, 415
  • Gauges, Rain, 200
  • Gear, Heathorn's Steering, 272
  • Gear, Wilson's Steam Steering, 282
  • "Germanic," The White Star Line Royal Mail Steamship, 250
  • Glasgow Locomotive Works; Messrs. Dubs and Company, 131
  • Glass Sleepers, Toughened, 154, 263, 270
  • Glass, The Specific Inductivity of, 169
  • Goods Locomotives for the Paris, Lyons, and Mediterranean Railway, 30, 64
  • Gorse Masticator, McKenzie and Sons', 449
  • Govan Iron Works, The, 143
  • Govan, The Shipbuilding Yards at, 114
  • Governor, Shanks' Equilibrium, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 26
  • Governor, Steam Engine, 112, 118
  • Governor and Throttle Valve, Isagoall's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 6
  • Governors, Marine Engine, 112, 118
  • Grain Warehouses, The Liverpool, 252
  • Grand Trunk Railway of Canada, The; Canadian Railways, 45, 84, 102, 181
  • Grants for Scientific Purposes by the British Association, 176
  • Greenock, Visit of the Members of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers to, 127
  • Grier's Bridge over the River Zwartkops, South Africa, 477
  • Grubb's Equatorial Telescope, 277
  • Guard for Circular Saws, Lakeman's, 446
  • Guibal Fan, and Mine Ventilating Engine, 356
  • Guide Bars, Locomotive, 95
  • Gun Carriages, Hydraulic Compressors for, 316, 349, 396, 460
  • Gun, The 80-Ton, Trial of, 306
  • Gun, The 38-Ton, Trials of, 324, 473
  • Gunnery Experiments at Meppen, The Recent, 134
  • Guns, Double-Loading, 438
  • Gwynne's, Messrs. J. and H., Centrifugal Pumping Engines of the B.S. " Gallia," 450
  • Halifax Boiler Explosion, The, 342
  • Halls, Large, The Acoustical Improvement of, 399
  • Hall's Portable Stone-Breaker, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 33
  • Hallside Steel Works, The Extension of, 449
  • Harbour Improvements, The New York, 367
  • Harrison's, Mr. T. E.. Report on the Westinghouse Automatic Brake Trials, 138
  • Harrow, Nicholson's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 36
  • Harvey's Boiler-Drilling Machine, 13G
  • Hasse's Drop Hammer, 896
  • Hawksley, Wild, and Company's Gas-Fired Sectional Boilers, 402
  • Heathorn's Steering Gear, 272
  • Heating Foot- Warmers, Apparatus for; Western Railway of France, 225
  • H.M.S. " Agamemnon, ' The Launch of, 229
  • Herreshoff's Portable Engine for Boats, 266
  • Herreshoff Torpedo Boat, Official Trial of the, 365
  • High-Level Bridge over the Thames, Proposed 56, 75
  • Hodges, Mr. James, 78
  • Hollway's Process of Rapid Oxidation, 38
  • Horizontal Compound Corliss Engine, Douglas and Grant's, 487
  • Horizontal Condensing Engine with Collmann's Valve Gear, 109
  • Horizontal Drilling Machine, 197
  • Horizontal Engine, Virck's, with Automatic Expansion Gear, 186
  • Horizontal Non-Condensing Engine, Ruston, Proctor, and Company's, 466
  • Horublocks, Machine for Facing Locomotive, Webb's, 266
  • Hot-Blast Stoves, 213, 232
  • Howard anti Bousfield's Apparatus for Controlling Rakes of Reaping Machines, 446
  • Howard's Harvester and Automatic Sheaf Binder, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 7
  • Howson and Wilson's Heating Furnaces for Boiler-Makers, 357
  • "Huascar," Peruvian Ironclad, The Capture of the, 309, 364, 454, 476
  • Hughes's Induction Balance, 202
  • Hyde Park Locomotive Works ; Messrs. Neilson and Company, 129, 147
  • Hydrants for Fire Extinction, Injector, 80
  • Hydraulic Compressors for Gun Carriages, 316, 349, 396, 460
  • Hydraulic Tip for Coal Wagon°, Thomson's, 205
  • Hydraulic Valve, Dennis and Company's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 14
  • Ice-Making Machinery, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 15
  • Idris, Furnace, Modified — Redington Works ; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 331
  • Implements at the Smithfield Club Show, 445
  • Improvement Works at Antwerp, The, 280, 335, 386, 394, 486
  • Indicator, a New Steam Engine, 117
  • Induction Balance, Hughes's, 202
  • Industry, American Shipbuilding, 440
  • Injector Hydrants for Fire Extinction, 80
  • Inman Line Royal Mail Steamship " City of Berlin," The, 251
  • Inspection, Boiler, 111, 459
  • Inspection of Boilers, Compulsory, 491
  • Institute of Engineers and Architects, The, 437
  • Institute, The Sanitary, of Great Britain, Annual Meeting of, 49
  • Institution of Civil Engineers, The (See Engineers, The Institution of Civil)
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers (See Engineers, The Institution of Mechanical)
  • Insurance v. Boiler Inspection, 459
  • Intermittent Syphons, Self-Acting, 196, 199,224
  • Internal Current in a Voltaic Cell, The, 176, 201
  • Inverary, Excursion of the Members of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers to, 127
  • Iron, The Barff Process for the Protection of, 441
  • Iron Exports to America, 441
  • Iron, The Microscopic Investigation of, 88
  • Iron Ores, Manganiferous, The Determination of Manganese in, 248
  • Iron, The Physical Properties of, 196
  • Iron, Proportionate Output of, 42
  • Iron, The Removal of Phosphorus from, 298
  • Iron and Shipbuilding Works, The Birkenhead, 257
  • Iron and Steel, The Application of the Spectroscope to the Analysis of, 141
  • Iron and Steel, The Dephosphorisation of, 249, 253
  • Iron and Steel, The Hardening of, 263
  • Iron and Steel at High Temperatures, 259, 283, 309, 329

IRON AND STEEL INSTITUTE, THE : 154, 197, 248, 257

  • Autumn Meeting of 1880, The, 154, 249
  • Birkenhead Iron and Shipbuilding Works, The, 257
  • Cunard Steamship " Gallia," 219. 250
  • Inman Line Royal Mail Steamship " City of Berlin," The, 251
  • Liverpool Grain Warehouses, The, 252
  • London and North-Western Railway Works at Crewe, The, '264
  • Mersey Steel and Iron Works, The, 251
  • On the Neutralisation of Phosphorus in Steel and Steel-Like Metals, by Richard Brown, 243.249
  • On a New Volumetric Method of Determining Manganese in Manganiferous Iron Ores, Spiegeleisen, &c., 248
  • On the Dephosphorisation of Iron and Steel, By 14,. A. Poureel, 249, 253
  • On the Consolidation of Fluid Steel, by Alfred Davis, 255, 26:3
  • On the Progress of Iron and Steel as Constructive Materials, by J. A. Picton, 258, 302
  • On some Physical Changes occurring in Iron and Steel at High Temperatures, by Thomas Wrightson, 259, 283, 309, :329
  • On the Manufacture of Large Forgings and the Materials Suitable for the Same, by G. Ratcliffe, 262, 274
  • On Preliminary Experiments to determine the Presence of Nitrogen in Steel, by A. H. Allen, 263
  • On Hardening Iron and Steel ; its Causes and Effects, by Professor Richard Akerman, 263
  • On the Application of Toughened Glass to Permanent Ways, by C. Wood, 263, 270
  • On the Wrought-Iron Permanent Way laid upon the North-Eastern Railway, by C. Wood, 263, 273
  • Pemberton Colliery, The, 259
  • Printing at3,1 Stationery Works, Messrs. M’Corquodale and Company's, 261
  • Programme for Meeting, 197
  • Safety Lamps, Experiments on, 260
  • White Star Line Royal Mail Steamship, " Germanic," The, 250
  • Whitecross Wire Company, Warrington, The Works of the, 262
  • Wigan Coal and Iron Company's Works, The, 261
  • Iron and Steel, The Progress of, as Constructive Materials, 258, 302
  • Iron Trade, Our Foreign, 347
  • Iron Trade, The Northern, Prospects of, 338
  • Iron Trade in 1879, The Northern, 477
  • Iron Works, The Crown, Glasgow ; Messrs. Thomson, Sterne, and Company's, 142
  • Iron Works, (Gartsherrie, Coatbridge, 131
  • Iron Works, The Govan, 143
  • Iron Works, The Summerlee, 143
  • Ironclad " Agamemnon," The Launch of the, 229
  • Ironclad " Huascar," The Capture of the, 309, 364, 454, 476
  • Ironfounders' Society, The, 12
  • Jets, Liquid, The Action of Magnets on, 169,194
  • Jetties on the Mississippi ; Port Eads, 362
  • John Cockerill Company, The, 420
  • Kennedy's Spiral Punches, Machine for Shaping and Sharpening, 238
  • Key, A New Electrometer, 194
  • Kneading and Mixing Machinery, Pfleiderer's, 485
  • Knox Furnace, The ; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 407
  • Kohl, Fowler's Bridge over the River Nile at, 132, 145
  • Krupp Guns. The Recent Experiments with, at Dieppe°, 134
  • Laboratory, Engineering, at the University College, The, '247
  • Lake Huron and Buffalo ; Canadian Railways, 102
  • Lakeman's Guard for Circular Saws, 446
  • Lambert and Gordon's Sarah Furnace, Ironton, U.S.A , 161
  • Lamm and Francq's Fireless Locomotive, 306, 367, 375
  • Lamp, Electric, The Temperature of the Carbon Points in the, 342
  • Lamps, Safety, Experiments on, 260
  • Large Forgings, 262, '274
  • Large Halls, The Acoustical Improvement of, 399
  • Larsen's Tramcar with Radial Axles, 186
  • Lathes, Timmins' Driver for, 379
  • Launch, An Australian Torpedo, 52, 99
  • Launch of H.M.S. Agamemnon," The, 229
  • Laws, Patent, The Assimilation of, 151
  • Laws, The Patent, and the British Association, 323
  • Laying the Marseilles-Algiers Cable, 493
  • Lecture Season, The, 456
  • Lefeldt's Centrifugal Milk-Skimming Machine, 21
  • Light-Draught Paddle-Wheel Ferry Steamer, Denny Brothers', 378
  • Light, The Electric, 196, 231
  • Light, The Electric, in the British Museum, 325
  • Light, Electric, Crompton's Regulator for, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 17
  • Light Measurer; A Retention-Image Photometer, 440
  • Light Stern-Wheel Steamers, Yarrow's, 3G1
  • Lighting, Electric, 474
  • Lighting by Electricity, 307
  • Lighting by Electricity ; Dynamo - Electric Machines, 63, 101, 173, 326, 372
  • Lightning Protectors for Telegraphic Apparatus. 194, 302
  • Lima, Callao, and Oroya Railway, The, 48, 105
  • Liquid Jets, The Action of Magnets on, 169, 194
  • List of Materials, Price, 42, 62, 82, 100, 122, 140, 160, 180, 198, 218, 236, '256, 276, '294, 312, 330, 350, 370, 388, 406, 424, 442, 462, 480, 498
  • List of Miscellaneous Bills passed in the Session of 1879, 369
  • List of Provisional Orders, Session 1S79; Tramways, Gas, and Water, 335
  • List of Railway Bills passed in the Session of 1879, 161
  • List of Tramway Bills passed in the Session of 1879, 203
  • List of Water and Gas Bills passed in the Session of 1879, 203
  • Liverpool Grain Warehouses, The, 252
  • Livesey Washers, The ; Gas Washers and Scrubbers, 314
  • Llandulas, New Viaduct at, for the London and North-Western Railway, 343
  • Locomotive, Bagnall's Tramway, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 3
  • Locomotive Crank Axles, 288
  • Locomotive, Drummond's "rank, for the North British Railway, 451
  • Locomotive Engines, The Compounding of, 17, 54
  • Locomotive, Express, for the Alta Italia Railway, 414
  • Locomotive, Goods, for the Paris, Lyons, and Mediterranean Railway, 3o, 64
  • Locomotive Guide Bars, 9(
  • Locomotive Hornblocks, Webb's Machine for Facing, 266
  • Locomotive, Lamm and Francq's Fireless, 306, 367, 375
  • Locomotive, Passenger, for the Southern Railway of Austria, 206
  • Locomotive, Tank, Cail and Company's Six-Coupled, 497
  • Locomotive Works, Glasgow; Messrs. Di1bs and Company, 131
  • Locomotive Works, Hyde Park; Messrs. Neilson and Company's, 129, 147
  • Locomotive Works, The North British Railway, 130
  • Locomotive Works, The St. Rollox ; Caledonian Railway Company, 143
  • London Floods, 171
  • London Gas Companies, 73
  • London and North-Western Railway Works at Crewe, The, 264
  • London Temperature and Rainfall, 200
  • London Water Companies, The, 400, 418
  • Luckhart Furnace, The ; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 892
  • Luminous Meteors, 199
  • M'Corquodale and Company's Printing and Stationery Works, 261
  • Macfarlane and Company's Saracen Foundry, Possilpark, 127
  • Machine, Brearley and Marsden's Stone-Dressing, 300
  • Machine for Facing Hornblocks, Webb's, 266
  • Machine, Fetu and Deliege's Multiple Drilling for Rails, 197
  • Machine, Harvey's Boiler-Drilling, 130
  • Machine for Shaping and Sharpening Kennedy's Spiral Punches, 238
  • Machine, Thrashing and Straw-Chopping, Combined, Ransomes, Sims. and Head's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 20
  • Machine, Webb's Crank-Pin Turning, 266 Machine, Webb's Quartering, 266
  • Machine Work, 395, 421
  • Machinery, Ice-Making, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 15
  • Machinery, The Rating of, 382
  • Machinery, Smith's Coal Shipping, 375
  • Machinery, Steam Ploughing, and Traction Engines, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 2
  • Machinery, The " Three Years' Purchase System" as applied to, 160
  • Machinery, Voith's Calendering 394
  • Machines, Dynamo-Electric., 194
  • Machines, Dynamo-Electric ; Lighting by Electricity, 63, 101, 173, 326, 372
  • Machines, Reaping, and Sheaf Binders, at the
  • Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 7, 27
  • Machines, Richards and Atkinson's Reversing Moulding, 224
  • Machines, Thrashing, at the Smithfield Club Show, 448
  • Machines, Thrashing, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 32
  • Machines, Wood-Converting; Engineering Precedents, 332, 373, 426, 494
  • McKenzie and Sons' Gorse Masticator, 449
  • Magneto-Electric Machines, M. de Meritens' ; Lighting by Electricity, 372
  • Mail Steamer, Cape, A Steel-Built, 364
  • Manganese in Manganiferous Iron Ores, The Determination of, 248
  • Manufacture of Scotch Steel, The, 316
  • Manufacture of Water Gas, The, 384
  • Manx Northern Railway, The, 211
  • Marine Engine Governors, 112, 118
  • Marine Engines, Early American, 837
  • Mariner's Compass, The Tell-Tale, 68
  • Market and Exhibition, The National, 268
  • Marseilles-Algiers Cable, Laying the, 493
  • Marshall, Suns, and Company's 14-Horse Portable Engine, with Automatic Expansion Gear, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 3
  • Marshall, Sons, and Company's Traction Engine with Automatic Valve Gear, at the Royal
  • Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 25
  • Martens' Microscopic Investigation of Iron, 88
  • Materials, Price List of, 42, 62, 82, 100, 122, 140, 160, 180, 198, 218, 236, 256, '276, 294, 312, 330, 350, 370, 388, 406, 424, 442, 462, 480, 498
  • Mathematical Notes on some Questions Relating to Ordnance, 1
  • Mathematics, Pure,196
  • Matter, Radiant, 165, 187
  • Maximum Bending Moments upon a Beam, 63
  • Meat Supply, Our, 93
  • Meat Transport by Rail, 31
  • Meeting, Annual, of the North British Association of Gas Managers, 69
  • Meeting, Annual, of the Sanitary Institute of Great Britain, 49
  • Meeting, Autumn of 1880, of the Iron and Steel Institute, The, 154, 249
  • Meetings of the Meteorological Society, 421, 489
  • "Mendoza," s.s., Trial Trip of the, 346
  • Meppen, Recent Gunnery Experiments at, 134
  • Mercury, Treatment of, in North California (See Treatment of Mercury in North California)
  • Mersey Steel and Iron Works, The, 251
  • Mersey, Thames, and Clyde, Passenger Steamers on the, 430
  • Messageries Maritimes, The, 268
  • Metallurgical Process, A Now, 195, 222
  • Metals, The Physical Alteration of, 237
  • Meteorological Society, Meetings of the, 421, 489
  • Meteorology, Arctic, 871
  • Meteors, Luminous, 199
  • Metropolitan Floods, 171
  • Metropolitan Railway, The Extension of, 419
  • Metropolitan Water Companies, The, 400, 418
  • Microphone, Sedlacek's, 205
  • Microscopic Investigation of Iron, The, 88
  • Midland Railway of Canada ; Canadian Railways, 481
  • Military Purposes, Balloons for, 82
  • Milk Slimming by Centrifugal Action, 21
  • Mill, Eighty-Stamp, for Working Silver Ores at the Cerro de Pasco Mines, Peru, 357
  • Mine Ventilating Engine and Guibal Fan, 356
  • Mineral Water, Deposits from, 185
  • Mines, Silver, The Cerro de Pasco, 298, 357, 425
  • Miscellaneous Bills passed in the Session of 1879, List of, 369
  • Miscellaneous Exhibits, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 14, 33
  • Miscellaneous Exhibits, at the Smithfield Club Show, 449
  • Mixing and Kneading Machinery, Pileiderer's, 485
  • Motive Power, The Electrical Transmission of, 417
  • Moulding Machine, Reversible, 224
  • Mowing Machine, Wood's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 10
  • Mowing and Reaping Machines, 445
  • Multitubular Boiler and Three-Cylinder Engine, Watts', 301
  • Napier, Mr. James R., F.R.S., 497
  • National Exhibition and Market, The, 268
  • Natives of the Head of the Zambesi, The, 197
  • Natives North of the Congo, The, 197
  • Natural Science, 164
  • Navies, The South American, 11
  • " Needle," 1 he American, 476
  • Neilson and Company's Hyde Park Locomotive Works, 129, 147
  • New York Harbour Improvements, The, 367
  • New Zealand, Railway Extension in, 83
  • Nicholson's Harrow, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 36
  • Nipissing and Toronto Railway; Canadian Railways, 295
  • Nitrogen in Steel, The Presence of, 185, 201
  • Nitrous Acid produced by Electric Illumination, 232
  • Non-Condensing Engine, Ruston, Proctor, and Company's horizontal, 466
  • North British Association of Gas Managers, Annual Meeting of the, 69
  • North British Railway, Drummond's Tank Locomotive for the, 451
  • North British Railway Locomotive Works, 130
  • Northern Iron Trade in 1879, The, 477
  • Northern Railway of Canada ; Canadian Railways, 389
  • Northern Railway, The Manx, 211
  • Northern Trade Prospects, 338
  • Notes from Cleveland, 15, 30, 49, 79, 99, 110, 140, 155, 177, 189, 208, 236, 246, '272, 294, 299, 328,347, 360, 379, 398, 423, 434, 452, 479, 497
  • Notes, Foreign and Colonial, 20, 41, 62, 98, 121, 140, 155, 217, 235,256, 276, 281, 312, 330, 350, 369, 388, 406, 423, 442, 461, 480, 497
  • Notes, Mathematical, on some Questions Relating to Ordnance, 1
  • Notes from the North, 15, 30, 57, 71, 98, 110, 139. 147, 177, 197, 214, '235, 246, 271, 285, 311, 3 2 8, 339, 360, 379, 398, 423, 433, 452, 479, 489
  • Notes from the South-West, 30, 50, 79, 99, 110 139, 155, 177, 197, 202, 285, '266, 285, 311, 328, 339 365, 387, 398, 423, 434, 452, 479, 489
  • Notes from South Yorkshire, 16, 30, 52, 79, 99 110,139, 155, 176, 197, 215, 236, 246, '271, 290, 311 328, 339, 360, 379, 398, 458, 479, 486
  • Obach's Tangent Galvanometer, 356

OBITUARY:

  • Officers of the British Association for 1880, Election of, 202
  • Officers, Professional Dockyard, 133, 209
  • Opening of the Severn Railway Bridge, 314
  • Orders, Provisional, Session 1879, List of ; Tramways, Gas, and Water, 335
  • Ordnance, Double-Loading, 438
  • Ordnance, Mathematical Notes on some Questions Relating to, 1
  • Oroya, Callao, and Lima Railway, The, 48, 105
  • Oscillating Furnace, Piat's, 396
  • Ossett Water Works, Testing Water Pipes at the, 178, 215
  • Outlets from Storage Reservoirs, 414
  • Output of Iron, Proportionate, 42
  • Oxidisation, Hollway's Process of Rapid, 38
  • Paddle-Wheel Ferry Steamer, Denny Brothers' Light-Draught, 378
  • Panama Canal, The, 232
  • Paris Exhibition Buildings, Scaffolding for the Erection of, 108, 184
  • Paris, Lyons, and Mediterranean Railway, Goods Locomotive for the, 30, 64
  • Passenger Locomotive fur the Southern Railway of Austria, 206
  • Passenger Steamers on the Thames, Mersey, and Clyde, 430
  • Patent Law Committee of the British Association, Report of the, 206
  • Patent Laws, The Assimilation of, 151
  • Patent Laws, The, and the British Association, 323
  • Patents, The Compulsory Working of, 191
  • Paterson's Catalogue of Electrical Apparatus, 402
  • Pawtucket Pumping Engine, The, 154, 189
  • Pemberton Colliery, The, 259
  • Permanent Way, Wood's Wrought-Iron, 263, 273
  • Persia, The Telegraph in, 401
  • Peruvian Ironclad " Huascar," The Capture of the, 309, 364, 454, 476
  • " Petrarch" and," Dante," s.s., Redhead and Company's Compound Engines of the, 378
  • Pileiderer's Mixing and Kneading Machinery, 485
  • Phenomena, Telephonic, 169, 193
  • Phosphorus from Iron, The Removal of, 298
  • Phosphorus, The Separation of, from Steel, 195
  • Phosphorus in Steel, '243, 249
  • Photographic Screen, An Improved, 231
  • Photometer, A Retention-Image, 440
  • Physical Alteration of Metals. The, 287
  • Physical Properties of Iron, The, 196
  • Piat's Oscillating Furnace, 396
  • Pipe-Joints, Testing, at the Ossett Water Works, 178, 215
  • Ploughing Engine, Everitt, Adams, and Company's Steam, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 206
  • Pneumatic Sewerage System, Shone's, 52
  • " Polyphemus," Torpedo Ram, The, 87
  • Port Lads, 362
  • Portable Engine for Boats, Herreshoff's, 266
  • Portable Engine, Demenge's, 338
  • Portable Engine, Garrett's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 26
  • Portable and Fixed Engines, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 3, 22
  • Portable Railways, 96
  • Portable and Fixed Engines at the Smithfield Club Show, 443
  • Post Office Annual Report, The, 247
  • Pound of Steam, The Work in a, 439
  • Precedents, Engineering, 3:3'2, 373. 426, 494
  • Premiums awarded by the Institution of Civil Engineers for the Session of 1878-79, 36
  • President of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Address of the, 117
  • Pressure Reducer, Barton and West's, 113, 120,
  • Price List of Materials, 42, 62, S2, 100, 122, 140, 160, 180, 198, 218, 236, 256, 276, 294, 312, 330, 350, 370, 388, 406, 424, 442, 462, 480, 498
  • Priestman Brothers' Steam Crane with Self-Acting Bucket at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 136
  • Printing and Stationery Works, Messrs. M’Corquodale and Company's, 261
  • Private Bills for Session 1880, 435, 454, 475, 496
  • Process in Metallurgy, A New, 195, 222
  • Professional Officers, Dockyard, 133, 209
  • Progress of Iron and Steel as Constructive Materials, 258, 302
  • Propeller, The Screw, 404
  • Proportionate Output of Iron, 42
  • Prosecution for Unseaworthiness, 75
  • Prospects of the Clyde Shipbuilding Trade, The, 290
  • Protection of Iron, The Barff Process for the, 441
  • Provincial Sanitation, 210
  • Provisional Orders, Session 1879, List of ; Tramways, Gas, and Water, 335
  • Prussia, Steam Power in, 379
  • Pseudophone, The, 194
  • Pulsometer as a Ballast and Circulating Pump, The, 413
  • Pulveriser, Durand and Chapitel's, 97
  • Pump, Ballast and Circulating, The Pulsometer as a, 413
  • Pumping Engine, The Conies Compound, at Pawtucket, 154, 189
  • Pumping488 Engines, American, 154, 189, 365, 376,
  • Pumping Engines, Gwynne's Centrifugal, of the s.s. " Gallia," 450
  • Pumping Engines, The Pawtucket, 154, 189, 488
  • Pumping Engines at the Vienna Auxiliary Water Works, Pottschach, Breitfeld, Danek, and Company's, 432
  • Punches, Kennedy's Spiral, Machine for Shaping and Sharpening, 238
  • Pure Mathematics, 196
  • Quartering Machine, Webb's, 266
  • Questions relating to Ordnance, Mathematical Notes on some, 1
  • Radial Axles, Larsen's Tramcar with, 18G
  • Radiant Matter, 165, 187
  • Rails, Fetu and Deliege's Multiple Drilling Machine for, 197
  • Rails, Steel, 288
  • Railway Accidents for 1878 ; Report of the Board of Trade, 230, 237, 346, 394
  • Railway, The Alta Italia, Express Locomotive for, 414
  • Railway Bills passed in the Session of 1879, List of, 161
  • Railway Bridge, The Severn, Opening of, 319
  • Railway, The Callao, Lima, and Oroya, 48, 105
  • Railway Enterprise, China as a Field for Future, 59
  • Railway, The Euphrates Valley, 195
  • Railway Extension in New Zealand, 83
  • Railway, London and North-Western, Webb's New Viaduct at Llandulas for the, 343
  • Railway, The Maux Northern, 211
  • Railway, Metropolitan, Extension of the, 419
  • Railway, the Midland of Canada ; Canadian Railways, 981
  • Railway, North British, Drummond's Tank Locomotive for the, 451
  • Railway, Northern of Canada ; Canadian Railways, 389
  • Railway, The Paris, Lyons, and Mediterranean, Goods Locomotive for the, 30, 64
  • Railway, The Toronto, Grey, and Bruce ; Canadian Railways, 353
  • Railway, The Toronto and Nipissing, 295
  • Railway Traffic and Expenditure for 1878, 171
  • Railway and Tramway Sleepers, Glass, 154
  • Railway Wagons, Chandler's Coupling for, 413
  • Railway Wagons for Meat Transport, 31
  • Railway Wheels, Disc, Fetu and Deliege's Double Lathe for, 148
  • Railway Works at Crewe, The London and North-Western, 264
  • Railways, The Grand Trunk of Canada; Canadian Railways, 45, 84, 102, 181
  • Railways, Portable, 96
  • Rain Gauges, 200
  • Rakes of Reaping Machines, Howard and Bousfield's Apparatus for Controlling, 446
  • Ram, Torpedo, The " Polyphemus," 87
  • Randell's Clod Crusher, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 35
  • Ransome's New Cement, 211
  • Ransomes, Sims, and Head's Combined Thrashing and Straw-Chopping Machine, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, '20
  • Rapid Oxidation, Hollway's Process of, 38
  • Rating of Machinery, The, 382
  • Reaping Machines and Sheaf Binders, at the
  • Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 7, '27
  • Reaping and Mowing Machines, at the Smithfield Club Show, 445
  • Redhead and Company's Compound Engines of the s.s. " Dante" and " Petrarch," 378 Referencing, The Art of, 341
  • Regulator for the Electric Light, Crompton's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 17
  • Removal of Phosphorus from Iron, The, 298
  • Repairing Ships, Telegraph Cable, 473
  • Report, Annual, of the Postmaster-General, 247
  • Report of the Council of the British Association for 1878-9, 154
  • Report of Mr. Harrison on the Westinghouse Automatic Brake Trials, 138
  • Report of the Patent Law Committee of the British Association, 206
  • Report of the Steam Engine Makers' Society, The, 192
  • Reports of the Board of Trade on Railway Accidents. The, 230, '237, 346, 394
  • Reports of Committees of the British Association, `202
  • Reports on the Stoneclough Boiler Explosion, 37
  • Rescue of the s.s. " Colombia," 242
  • Research, Arctic, 232, 254
  • Reservoirs, Storage, Outlets from, 414
  • Retention-Image Photometer, A, 440
  • Reversible Moulding Machines, Richards and Atkinson's, 224
  • Richards and Atkinson's Reversing Moulding Machines, 224
  • " Ridge Park.' and " Fenton," Austin and Hunter's Screw Colliers, 492
  • River Nile at Kohd, Bridge over the, 132, 145
  • River Thames, The, 267
  • River Thames, Bazalgette's Proposed High-Level Bridge over the, 56, 75
  • River Zwartkops, South Africa, Bridge over the, 477
  • Roasting, Method of ; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 277
  • Roller Mill, Ganz's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 33
  • Rubber-Tyred Traction Engines, 106, 124, 148
  • Russian Cruiser " Zabiaca," Cramp and Sons', 413
  • Russian Yacht, The New, 325
  • Ruston, Proctor, and Company's Drum Guard for Thrashing Machines, 446
  • Ruston, Proctor, and Company's Horizontal Condensing Engine, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 6
  • Ruston, Proctor, and Company's Horizontal Non-Condensing Engine, 466
  • Ruston, Proctor, and Company's Vertical Engine and Boiler, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 5
  • Safety Lamps, Experiments on, 260
  • Safety Valve for Pumps of Portable Engines, Garrett and Sons', 443
  • St. Rollox Locomotive Works; Caledonian Railway Company, 143
  • Sanitary Congress at Croydon, The, 343, 382
  • Sanitary Institute of Great Britain, Annual Meeting of the, 49
  • Sanitation, Provincial, 210
  • Saracen Foundry, Possilpark ; Messrs. Walter Macfarlane and Company, 127
  • Sarah Furnace, Lambert and Gordon's, Ironton, U.S.A., The, 161
  • Saws, Lakeman's Guard for Circular, 446
  • Scaffolding for the Erection of the Paris Exhibition Buildings, 108, 184
  • Science, Natural, 164
  • Scientific Purposes, Grants for, by the British Association, 176
  • Scotch Steel Manufacture, 316
  • Screen, An Improved Photographic, 231
  • Screw Colliers, The " Fenton" and "Ridge Park," Austin and Hunter's, 492
  • Screw Propeller, The, 404
  • Screw Steamer " Arizona," The Accident to the, 438
  • Screw Steamer " Colombia," Rescue of the, 242
  • Screw Steamer " Mendoza," Trial Trip of the, 346
  • Screws, Sonnenthal's Belt, 69
  • Scrubbers and Washers, Gas, 43, 313
  • Season, The Lecture, 456
  • Second-Class Carriage ; Western Railway of France, 169
  • Sectional Boilers, Gas-Fired, 402
  • Sedlacek's Microphone, 205
  • Selfe's Australian Torpedo Launch "Acheron," 52, 99
  • Session 1880, Private Bills for, 435, 454, 475, 496
  • Severn Railway Bridge, Opening of the, 314
  • Severn's Tell-Tale Mariner's Compass, 68 Shanks' Equilibrium Governor, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 26
  • Shaping and Sharpening Kennedy's Spiral Punches, Machine for, 238
  • Sheaf Binder, Burgess's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 27
  • Sheaf Binders and Reaping Machines, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 7, 27
  • Shipbuilders and the Board of Trade, 381, 453
  • Shipbuilding Contracts, The Clyde, 345, 402
  • Shipbuilding Industry, American, 440
  • Shipbuilding and Iron Works, The Birkenhead, 257
  • Shipbuilding Trade, The Clyde, Prospects of the, 290
  • Shipbuilding Yard, Denny and Company's, 114
  • Shipbuilding Yards at Govan, The, 114
  • Ships, Telegraph Cable Repairing, 473
  • Shone's Pneumatic Sewerage System, 52
  • Show, The Royal Agricultural, at Kilburn (See Agricultural Show, The Royal, at Kilburn)
  • Show, The Smithfield Club (See Club ;Slum), The Smithfield)
  • Silk, Waste, Yarn from, 282
  • Silver Mines, The Cerro do Pasco, 298, 357, 425
  • Six-Coupled Tank Locomotive, Cail's, 497
  • Skimming Milk by Centrifugal Action, 21
  • Sleepers for Railways and Tramways, Glass, 154
  • Sleepers, Toughened Glass, 154, 263, 270
  • Slopes of Cuttings, The, 409
  • " Slurry," Wilson's Apparatus for Drying, 378
  • Smith's Coal Shipping Machinery, 375
  • Smith's Double-Chambered Vertical Boiler, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 22, 69
  • Society, The Ironfounders', 12
  • Society, The Meteorological, Meetings of, 421, 489
  • Sonnenthal's Belt Screws, 69
  • South American Navies, The, 11
  • South-West, Notes from the, 30, 50, 79, 99, 110, 139, 155, 177, 197, '202, 235, 266, 285, 311, 328, 339, 365. 387, 398, 423, 434, 452, 479, 489
  • South Yorkshire, Notes from, 16, 30, 52, 79, 99, 110, 139, 155, 176, 197, 215, 236, 246, 271, 290, 311, 328, 339, 360, 379, 398, 458, 479, 486
  • Southern Railway of Austria, Passenger Locomotive for the, 206
  • Specific Inductivity of Glass, The, 169
  • Spectroscope, The Application of the, to the Analysis of Iron and Steel, 141
  • Spectroscopes, Automatic Motion for, 231
  • Spectroscopes, Binocular, 231
  • Spectroscopes, Variable Scales for, 231
  • Speed Curves, 344
  • Standard Washer and Scrubber, The ; Gas Washers and Scrubbers, 313
  • Stationery and Printing Works, Messrs. M'Corquodale and Company's, 261
  • Steam Crane, Priestman Brothers', with Self-Acting Bucket, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 136
  • Steam Engine Governor, Marine, 112, 118
  • Steam Engine Indicator, A New, 117
  • Steam Engine Makers' Society Report, The, 192
  • Steam Hammer, Hasse's Drop, 396
  • Steam-Ploughing Engine, Everitt, Adams, and Company's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 206
  • Steam-Ploughing Machinery and Traction Engines at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 2
  • Steam Power in Prussia, 379
  • Steam Steering Gear, Wilson's, 282
  • Steam Vessels, The Speed of, 429, 466
  • Steam, The Work in a Pound of, 439
  • Steamer, Ferry, Denny Brothers' Light-Draught Paddle-Wheel, 378
  • Steamer, The New Cunard, " Gallia," 219, 450
  • Steamers, Water Ballast, 492
  • Steamship, "City of Berlin," The Inman Line Royal Mail, 251
  • Steamship " Germanic," The White Star Line Royal Mail, 250
  • Steel-Built Cape Mail Steamer, A, 364
  • Steel Company of Scotland, The Works of the, 130
  • Steel, Compressed, 83
  • Steel, Crucible, 195
  • Steel, Fluid, The Consolidation of, 83, 255, 263
  • Steel and Iron, The Hardening of, 263
  • Steel and Iron at High Temperatures, 259, 283, 309, 329
  • Steel and Iron, The Progress of, as Constructive Materials, 258, 302
  • Steel and Iron Works, The Mersey, 251
  • Steel Locomotive Boiler, Webb's, '265
  • Steel, Phosphorus in, 243, 249
  • Steel, The Presence of Nitrogen in, 185, 201
  • Steel Rails, '288
  • Steel, The Separation of Phosphorus from, 195
  • Steel, The Use of, 164
  • Steel Works, The Hallside, Extension of, 449
  • Steele and Company's Engines of the Yacht " Wanderer," 469
  • Steele, Mr. Robert, Shipbuilder, 96
  • Steering Gear, Heathorn's, 272
  • Stern-Wheel Steamers, Yarrow's, 361
  • Stone Breaker, Hall's Portable, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 33
  • Stone-Breaking Apparatus ; Durand and Chapitel's Pulveriser, 97
  • Stone-Dressing Machine, Brearley and Marsden's,. 300
  • Stoneclough Boiler Explosion, The, 37, 73
  • Storage Reservoirs, Outlets from, 414
  • Stoves, Hot-Blast, 213, '232
  • Straw-Chopping and Thrashing Machine, Combined, Ransomes, Sims, and Head's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 20
  • Submarine Cables, New, 93
  • Sulzer Brothers' Tubular Boiler with Ten-Brink Firegrate, 175
  • Summerlee Iron Works, The, 143
  • Supply of Food, Our, 93
  • Supply of Water, The, 152
  • Syphons, Self-Acting Intermittent, 196, 199, 224
  • Tangent Galvanometer, Obach's, 356
  • Tank, Locomotive, Cail and Company's Six-Coupled, 497
  • Tank Locomotive, Drummond's, for the North' British Railway, 451
  • Technical Education, 306
  • Telegraph Cable Repairing Ships, 473
  • Telegraph in China, The, 3S3
  • Telegraph in Persia, The, 401
  • Telegraphic Apparatus, Lightning Protectors for 194, 302
  • Telephone, The, 169, 193
  • Telescope, Grubb's Equatorial, 277
  • Tell-Tale Mariner's Compass, The, G8
  • Temperature of the Carbon Points in the Electric Lamp, The, 342
  • Temperature and Rainfall, London, 200
  • Temperature, Underground, 193
  • Tessie Gas Producer, The, 457
  • Testing Water Pipes at the Ossett Water Works,, 178, 215
  • Thames Haven Water Supply, The, III
  • Thames, Mersey, and Clyde, Passenger Steamers, on the, 430
  • Thames, The River, 267
  • Thames, River, Bazalgette's Proposed High-Level Bridge over the, 56, 75
  • Theory of the Compound Engine, The, 324, 361
  • Thirty-Eight Ton Gun, The Trials of the, 324, 473
  • Thomson, Sterne, and Company's Crown Iron Works, Glasgow, 142
  • Thomson's Hydraulic Tip for Coal Wagons, 205
  • Thrashing Machine Drum and Beater, Garrett's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 32
  • Thrashing Machines, Clayton and Shuttleworth's Drum Guard for, 477
  • Thrashing Machines, Fison's Drum Guard for, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 33
  • Thrashing Machines, Ruston, Proctor, and Company's Drum Guards for, 446
  • Thrashing Machines, at the Smithfield Club Show, 448
  • Thrashing and Straw-Chopping Machine, Combined, Ransomes, Sims, and Head's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 20
  • " Three Years' Purchase System," The, as Applied to Machinery, 160
  • Timmins' Driver for Lathes, 379
  • Tin-Plate Works, The Coatbridge, 115
  • Toronto, Grey, and Bruce Railway ; Canadian Railways, 353 •
  • Toronto and Nipissing Railway ; Canadian Railways, 295
  • Torpedo Boat, The Herreshoff, Official Trial of, 365
  • Torpedo Boat, Yarrow's, 307
  • Torpedo Launch " Acheron," The Australian, 52, 99
  • Torpedo Ram " Polyphemus," The, 87
  • Toughened Glass Sleepers, 154, 263, 270
  • Tower Bridge, The, 56, 75
  • Town Water Supplies, Temperature of, 168
  • Traction Engine with Automatic Valve Gear, Marshall, Sons, and Company's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 25
  • Traction Engines in India, 106, 124, 148
  • Traction Engines, Rubber-Tyred, 106, 124, 148
  • Traction Engines and Steam-Ploughing Machinery, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 2
  • Trade Prospects, Northern, 338
  • Traffic and Expenditure, Railway, for 1878, 171
  • Tramcar with Radial Axles, Larsen's, 186
  • Tramway Bills passed in the Session of 1879 List of, 203
  • Tramway Engines, Compound, Black, Hawthorn, and Company's, 363
  • Tramway Locomotive, Bagnall's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 3
  • Tramway and Railway Sleepers, Glass, 154
  • Transmission of Motive Power, The Electrical, 417
  • Transport of Meat by Rail, 31

TREATMENT OF MERCURY IN NORTH CALIFORNIA : 239

  • California Works, 463, 484
  • Continuous Furnaces, 392
  • Knox Furnace, 407
  • Luckhart Furnace, 392
  • Method of Distillation, 277
  • Method of Roasting, 277
  • Modified Idris, Furnace —Redington Works, 331
  • New Almaden Works, 391
  • Non-Continuous Furnaces—Missouri Mine, 277
  • Trial of the 80-Ton Gun, The, 306
  • Trial Trip of the s.s. " Mendoza," 34G
  • Trials of the 38-Ton Gun, The, 324, 473
  • Trials of the Westinghouse Automatic Brake, 53, 74, 138
  • Tubular Boiler, Sulzer Brothers', with Ten-Brink Firegrate, 175
  • Tug-Boat " Victor," Boiler Explosion on Board the ; Board of Trade Inquiry, 233
  • Tug, Dredger, and Fire Engine, Batho's Combined, 269
  • Underground Temperature, 193
  • University College, The Engineering Laboratory at, 247
  • Urua, Customs of the People of, 196
  • Unseaworthiness, Prosecution for, 75
  • Use of Steel, The, 164
  • Valve Gear, Collmann's, Horizontal Condensing Engine with, 109
  • Valve, Safety, for Pumps of Portable Engines, Garrett and Sons', 443
  • Valve, Webb's, Circular Slide, 443
  • Variable Scales for Spectroscopes, 231
  • Ventilating Engine, Mine, and Guibal Fan, 356
  • Vertical Action Steam Dredger, 126, 157
  • Vertical Boiler, Smith's Double-Chambered, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 22, 69
  • Vertical Engine and Boiler, Ruston, Proctor, and Company's, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 5
  • Vessels, Steam, The Speed of, 429, 466
  • Viaduct, The Conflans, 15
  • Viaduct at Llandulas. New, for the London and North-Western Railway, 343
  • Vibrations transmitted by the Telephone, 169, 193
  • " Victor," Tug-Boat, Boiler Explosion on Board the ; Board of Trade Inquiry, 233
  • Vienna Auxiliary Water Works, Pottschach, Breitfeld, Danek, and Company's Pumping Engines at the, 432
  • Virck's Horizontal Engine with Automatic Expansion Gear, 186
  • Visit of the Members of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers to Greenock, 127
  • Voith's Calendering Rolls, 394
  • Voltaic Cell, The Internal Current in, 176, 201
  • Wagons, Coal, Thomson's Hydraulic Tip for, 205
  • Wagons, Railway, Chandler's Coupling for 413
  • Wagons, Railway, for Meat Transport, 31
  • " Wanderer," Yacht, Steele and Company's Engines of the, 469
  • Warmth of the Air, The Sensible, 199
  • Washers and Scrubbers, Gas, 43, 313
  • Waste Silk, Yarn from, 282
  • Water Ballast Steamers, 492
  • Water Companies, The Metropolitan, 400, 418
  • Water and Gas Bills passed in the Session of 1879, List of, 203
  • Water Gas, The Manufacture of, 381
  • Water Meter, Barton and West's, 113, 121
  • Water Pipes, Testing, at the Ossett Water Works, 178, 215
  • Water Pressure Engines, 106, 123
  • Water Pressure, The Regulation of, 113, 120
  • Water Supplies, Town, Temperature of, 168
  • Water Supply, The, 152
  • Water Supply, Constant, 113, 119
  • Water Supply, The Thames Haven, 111
  • Water Works, The Vienna Auxiliary, Broitfeld, Danek, and Company's Pumping Engines at, 432
  • Watts' Three-Cylinder Engine and Multitubular Boiler, 301
  • Webb's Circular Slide Valve, 443
  • Webb's Steel Locomotive Boiler, 265
  • Western Railway of France, Apparatus for Heating Foot-Warmers for, 225
  • Western Railway of France, Second-Class Carriage for the, 169
  • Westinghouse Automatic Brake, Trials of the, 53, 74, 138
  • Westinghouse Brake, Details of, 52
  • Wheels, Disc Railway, Fetu and Delidges Double Lathe for, 148
  • White Star Line Royal Mail Steamship " Germanic," The, 250
  • Whitecross Wire Company, Warrington, The Works of the, 262
  • Wigan Coal and Iron Company's Works, The, 261
  • Wilson's Drying Apparatus, 378
  • Wilson's Steam Steering Gear, 282
  • Winding Drum for Traction Engines, Aveling and Porter's, 443
  • Wires, The Elasticity of, 179
  • Wood-Converting Machine; Engineering Precedents, 33'2, 373, 426, 494
  • Wood's Mowing Machine, at the Royal Agricultural Show, Kilburn, 10
  • Work, Machine, 395, 421
  • Work in a Pound of Steam, The, 439
  • Working of Patents, The Compulsory, 191
  • Working Silver Ores at the Cerro do Paseo Mines, Peru, Eighty-Stamp Mill for, 357
  • Works, California; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 463, 484
  • Works, The Coatbridge Tin-Plato, 115
  • Works, Dubs and Company's Glasgow Locomotive, 131
  • Works, The Improvement, at Antwerp, 280, 335, 386, 394, 486
  • Works, The London and North-Western Railway, at Crewe, 264
  • Works, The Mersey Steel and Iron, 251
  • Works, Neilson and Company's Hyde Park Locomotive, 129, 147
  • Works, New Almaden ; Treatment of Mercury in North California, 391
  • Works of the Steel Company of Scotland, The 130
  • Writing Telegraph, Cowper's, 202
  • Wrought-Iron Permanent Way, Wood's, 263, 273
  • Yacht, The New Russian, 325
  • Yacht " Wanderer," Steele and Company's Engines of the, 469
  • Yarn from Waste Silk, 282
  • Yarrow's Stern-Wheel Steamers, 361
  • Yarrow's Torpedo Boat, 307
  • "Zabiaca," Cramp and Sons' Russian Cruiser, 413
  • Zambesi, The Natives of the Head of the, 197
  • Zwartkops River, South Africa, Bridge over the, 477

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