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Engineering 1887 Jul-Dec: Index: Paragraphs

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Aberdeen Harbour ; Proposed New Wharf, 417

Accidents to Torpedo B^ats, The, 71

Accommodation, Dock, at Melbourne, 82

Act, The Employers’ Liability, 527

Action against the Forth Bridge Contractors for 100,000/., The, 459

Action against the Mersey Railway Co., 130

Adamson’s 100-Ton Testing Machine, 7

Adjustable Pulley : Erratum, 198

Alexandra (Newport) Docks and Railway, 279

Alfreton Water Works, The, 305, 432

“ Amara,” The, 305

Analysing the Yarra, 185

Appointment, An Engineering, 391

Appointment, A Telegraph, 552

Arbitration, The Board of, 117

Arbitration, Tilbury Docks, 175

Armour Plates, Steel, 500

Armstrong, Mitchtll, and Co., A Meeting of the

Directors of, 329

Artesian Well, A Texas, 103

Arts, The Society of, 11

Association, The British, 131

Association, The City and Guilds of London

Finsbury Technical College Old Students’, 475

Association, The Coilowner?, 650

Association, The Foreman Boilermakers’, 617 “Aurora,” The, 470

Australian Mails, The, 240

“ Badsworth,” The s.s., 227

Baird, Professor Spencer, F., Death of, 253

Baldwin Locomotives, 117

Barr, Professor, on the Triple-Expansion Marine

Engine, 433

Barry Dock and Rail ways, 91, 227, 470, 553, 634

Barry Island Graving Docks, The, 506, 663

Basic Slag Manure, 553

Basic Steel, 301, 527, 676

Bill, The New Miners’, and South Yorkshire

Local Miners, 117

Bill, The Newport Provisional Order, 58

Bishop Rock Lighthouse, The, 663

Blast Furnace Plant at Cwmavon, 91

Blast Furnacemen, Strike of, in Cleveland, 279

Blast Furnaces at Ruabon, 71

Board of Arbitration, The, 117

Boats, American Ferry, 372

Boats, Russian Torpedo, 550

Boats, Turkish Submarine, 398

Boiler Explosion, A Fatal, at Stamford, 338

Boiler Explosion, The Torpedo Boat, 13

Boiler Explosions, 253

Boilers for the Glasgow Exhibition, 512

Boilers, Steam, Contract for, 45

Bolckow, Vanghan, and Co., 227

Borings in Missouri, 103

Bradford Technical College, The, 96

Brake, The Westinghouse, 251,505

Breakwater, An American, 410

Breakwaters and Harbour, The New, at Meva-gissey, 58

Bridge Building, American, in China, 651

Bridge Contract, A New, 278

Bridge, The Hammersmith New, 23

Bridge, The Lachine, 370

Bridge, The Long Island, 470

Bridge, A New, over the River Don, 117

Bridge, A Northern Pacific, 590

Bridge, The Poughkeepsie, 366

Bridge, Another St. Lawrence, 79

Bridge Work in South Australia, 103

Bridge Works, The Forth, Progress of, 329, 527

Bridging the Allegheny, 175

Bridging the Missouri, 372

Bridging the Murray, 238

Bridging the Potomac, 130

Bridging the Tagus, 535

Bridges, Queensland, 342, 066

Bridges, Temporary, 103

Briggs, IL, Son, and Co., The Annual Meeting of

Shareholders of, 227

Bristol Docks, The, 663

Bristol Port Railway and Pier, The, 612

Bristol and South Wales Railway Company, 174

Bristol and South Wales Railway Wagon Company, The, 134

Bristol Wagon Works Company, The, 58

British Association, The, 134

Brown, J., and Co., Messrs., 14, 572

Buckley and Taylor’s Engines, 264

Bulkheads, Compartment, 117

Bute Docks, The, 174, 501, 553, 676

Cables, More Submarine, 372

Cabs and Tramways at Bristol, 329

Caledonian Line to Calderbank and Chapelhall,

The New, 278

Cammell, C., and Co.’s Dividend, 392

Canadian Pacific Railway, The, 208, 370, 634

Canal Company, The Gloucester, 501

Canal, The Glamorganshire, 279

Canal, A Great Franco-Spanish, 261

Canal, A Navigable, to Connect Strasbourg ana the Palatinate, 661

Canal, A New Holstein, 110

Canal, The North Sea and Baltic, 533

Canal, The Scheldt-Rhine, 95

Canal, The Suez, 108, 407, 470

Canals, Canadian, 212

Cardiff, Trade at, 14, 58, 71, 91, 134,148,174,199, 227, 264, 279, 305, 329, 370, 392, 418, 446, 47U, 484, 501, 527, 552, 573, 612, 634, 676

Castings, Heavy, 91, 117,199

Castle Shipbuilding Yard, The, Port-Glasgow, 676 Centenary of New South Wales, The, 288

Chair of Engineering in the University of Edinburgh, The, 199

Chamber of Commerce and Commercial Education, The Sheffield, 288

Chesterfield and Midland Engineers’ Institute, The, 417

Chesterfield Water Works and Gaslight Co,, 253

Chicago, 420

Chicago and North-Western Railroad, The, 291

Cities, American, Growth of, 379

City and Guilds of London Finsbury Technical College Old Students’ Association, The, 475

Civil Engineers, The Institution of, 214, 480

Civil and Mechanical Engineers’ Society, 577

“ Cleopatra,” Refitting the, 175

Cleveland Coal and Coke Trades, The, 14, 41, 71, 91, 117, 149, 174, 199, 227, 253, 279, 329, 357, 392, 418, 433, 459, 482, 527, 553, 572, 611, 631, G76

Cleveland Institute of Engineers, The, 527

Cleveland Iron Market, The, 14, 41, 71, 91, 117, 149, 174, 199, 227, 253, 279, 305, 329, 357, 391, 418,433,459,482,512, 527, 553, 572, 611, 634, 676

Cleveland Steel Trade, The, 14, 117, 174,199, 305, 357, 418, 433, 459, 482, 512, 572, 634, 676

Club, The Engineering Students’, Newcastle-on-Tyne, 455, 553

Clyde Shipbuilding Trade, The, 45, 149, 253, 482, 572, 611

Coal, Advance in the Price of, 392

Coal and Coke Trades, The Cleveland, 14, 41, 71, 91, 117, 149, 174, 199, 227, 253, 279, 329, 357, 392, 418, 433, 459, 482, 527, 553, 572, 611, 634, 676

Coal and the Colliers, 432

Coal in Colorado, 238

Coal Company, The Guisely and Yeadon, 41

Coal Cranes at Cardiff, 573

Coal for Dowlais, 663

Coal Dust a Cause of Explosions, 611

Coal Export Trade at Dundee, The, 552

Coal in the Forest of Dean, 501

Coal, German, in Italy, 54

Coal and Iron Company, Sheepbridge, 329, 459

Coal and Iron Company, The Staveley, 253

Coal and Iron, Mexican, 54

Coal, Iron, and Steel, South Wales, 91, 199, 418, 470, 634

Coal and Iron in Texas, 372

Coal Limitation and Derbyshire Miners, 482

Coal to London from South Yorkshire, 418

Coal Miners, The Northumberland, and Parliamentary Representation, 329

Coal Mining, Belgian, 234, 314

Coal Mining, German, 442

Coal in New South Wales, 103

Coal in the North of France, 663

Coal, Opening of a New Seam of, 305

Coal at Penarth Dock, 418

Coal, Pennsylvanian, 370

Coal Railway, The Proposed New, in South Yorkshire, 535

Coal, A New Seam of, 370

Coal Shipments at Cardiff, 338

Coal for the South Indian Railway, 396

Coal Trade, The Rhymney Valley, 573

Coal Trade, The Scotch, 14, 45, 71, 117, 149, 278, 328, 417, 512

Coal Trade, The South Yorkshire, 71, 117, 199, 253, 305, 418, 459, 483, 513, 634, 677

Coal at Ynysybwl, 134

Coalowners’ Association, The, 650

Coalowners, South Yorkshire, and the Edinburgh Resolutions, 650

College of Science and Technology, The, in Edinburgh, 391

College, The University, Bristol, 253

College, The University, London, 353

College, The University, Nottingham, 661

College, The Yorkshire, 325

Collieries, Closing of Two South Yorkshire, 71

Collieries, The Gadly’s, 552

Collieries, South Yorkshire, and the Hull Coal Trade, 71, 634

Collieries, The Writhlington, 58

Collieries, The Ynysarwed, Resolven, 484

Colliers, Coal and the, 432

Colliery, Attempted Sale of a, 15

Colliery, a Lanarkshire, Sale of, 116

Colliery, A New, at Dronfield, 227

Colliery, A New, at Pontypridd, 573

Colliery, Restarting a, 418

Commission, The Silver, 433

Companies, Wagon, in the West, 227

Company, The New Forge and Steel, 512

Compartment Bulkheads, 117

Conferences, Miners’, 512, 552, 611

Conservation, Water, in New South Wales, 32, 240

Consett Iron Company, The, 117, 227

Contract, A Disputed, 651

Contract An Expected, for the Clyde, 512

Contract, Another, for Fairfield, 174

Contract, Important Government, for Govan, 71

Contract, An Important Torpedo Boat, for Paislev, 432

Contract for Locomotive Engines, A New, 117

Contract, A Marine Engine, 365

Contract, A New Bridge, 278

Contract for Steam Boilers, A, 45

Contracts, Government, for Bristol, 527

Contracts, New Shipbuilding, 149, 278, 365, 391, 417, 459, 482, 512, 552, 572, 611, 633

contracts, Shipbuilding and Engineering, for Paisley, 278

Conversazione, The Finsbury Technical College, 104

Cranes, Coal, at Cardiff, 573

Craven, Mr. J. C., Death of, 71

Crawshay Graig Tunnel, The, 484

Cruisers, The New American, 117

Cutlery Trade, The, 650

“ Cyclops,” Improvements to the, 227

Dale Dyke Reservoir, Tapping of the, 392

Davy Brothers, Messrs., 41, 71

Death of Professor Spencer F. Baird, 253

Death of Mr. J. C. Craven, 71

Death of Mr. William Holmes, 391

Death of Mr. Thomas Jessop, 573

Death of Mr. Woodhouse, 398

Decapod Locomotives, 117

Deepening and Widening the River Cart, 329

Defence, Intercolonial Australian, 103

Defence of Port Phillip, 294

Defences, Japanese, 514

Defences, New Zealand, 103

Defences of Plymouth Sound, The, 418

Desert, The Western American, 13

Devonport Dockyard, The, 370, 392

Dinner, The Engineer Graduates’ Annual, 647

Discharges, More Dockyard, 370

Discoveries of Ironstone, 513, 552

Dividend of J. Brown and Co., The, 572

Dividend, C. Cammell and Co.’s, 392

Dock Accommodation at Melbourne, 82

Dock Accommodation at Plymouth, 552

Dock, A Dry, for Cardiff, 264

Dock, A New Dry, at Newport, 329, 392

Dock, A Floating, for Cardiff, 15

Dock, The Penarth, Improved Entrance to, 418

Dock and Railway Scheme, The Seafield, 329, 527

Dock and Railways, Barry, 91, 227, 470, 553, 634, 663

Dock, The Roath New, 148, 261

Docks, The Bristol, 663

Docks, The Bute, 174, 501, 553, 676

Docks, The Milford, 279, 676

Docks and Railway, The Alexandra (Newport), 279, 470

Dockyard, The Devonport, 370, 392

Dockyard Discharges, More, 370

Dockyard, Pembroke, 15, 175, 279, 305, 329, 370, 418

Dockyard, The Portsmouth, 148

Dore and Chinley Railway, The, 71, 513, 634

Double Tracking the Grand Trunk Railway, 516 Dowlais Works, The, 174, 305,501, 527, 552,612,631 Drainage, Humberstone and Evington, 110 Drainage at Llandaff, 553

Dredger, A New, for the Ouse, 71

Dumfries Water Supply, The, 149

Dunedin Harbour Works, The, 212

Dundee Mechanical Society, The, 45, 91

Dundee Water Works, Extension of the, 149

Dye Works, Pullar’s, Perth, 676

Dynamite, Shipment of, 45

“ Earl,” The—Erratum, 446

Earle’s Shipbuilding and Engineering Co., 572

Earthquakes, Italian, 291

East of Scotland Engineering Association, The, 572, 633

Ebbw Vale Steel, Coal, and Iron Co., 14, 573

Electric Light, The, and Bradford, 677

Electric Light, The, in Canada, 571

Electric Light, The, in Fishing Operations, 117

Electric Light, The, at Leamington, 566

Electric Light, The, in Stockholm, 108

Electric Light, The, in the United States, 214

Electric Light, The, at Weston-super-Mare, 227

Electric Lighting and Gas in Perth, 417

Electric Lighting of the Heriot-Watt College, Edinburgh, 45

Electric Lighting in Mines, 573

Electric Telegraph, The, 513

Electrical Hauling Plant, 573

“ Electrical Plant,” 661

Electrical Power Litigation, 549

Emigration, Italian, 468

Employers’ Liability Act, The, 527

Energy, Volcanic, in New Zealand, 291

Engine Case, A Traction, 58

Engine Drivers and South Yorkshire Trade, 174

Engineer Graduates’ Annual Dinner, The, 647

Engineer, a Sheffield, Success of, 573

Engineering Appointment, An, 391

Engineering Association, The East of Scotland, 572, 633

Engineering, The Chair of, in the University of Edinburgh, 199

Engineering and Lighter Trades, The South Yorkshire, 91

Engineering Scholarships, The Gilchrist, 291

Engineering and Shipbuilding, Cleveland, 14, 71, 91 117, 149, 174, 199, 227, 253, 279, 305, 329, 357, 392, 418, 459, 482, 512, 527, 553, 572, 611, 634, 676

Engineering Society, The Junior, 117, 370, 482

Engineering Society, The King’s College, 505

Engineering Society, The Liverpool, 483

Engineering Society, The Sheffield Junior, 117, 552

Engineering and Steel Department, The South Yorkshire, 117

Engineering Students’ Club, The, Newcastle-on-Tyne, 455, 553

EngineeringTrade, The South Yorkshire, 91, 305, 513

Engineering Trades at Kirkcaldy, The, 227

Engineers, The Cleveland Institute of, 527

Engineers and Draughtsmen, The London Association of Foremen, 84, 422, 638

Engineers’ Institute, The Chesterfield and Midland, 417

Engineers, The Mining and Mechanical, 149

Engineers, The Society of, 501, 612, 638

Engineers’ Society, Civil and Mechanical, 577

Engineers, The Society of German, 54

Engines, Buckley and Taylor’s, 264

Engines, Pumping, for Malta : Erratum, 262

Enterprise, French, in South America, 651

Errata, 188, 198, 262, 417, 446, 536, 638

Esplanade, A New, at Lyn mouth, 392

Estate Company, The Milford Haven, 370

Exhibition Buildings, Glasgow, 149

Exhibition, Glasgow, and Clyde Shipbuilders, 512

Exhibition, Glasgow International, 71, 117, 199

Exhibition, The Newcastle, 184

Expedition, Stanley’s, 434

Expenses, Working, on the Grand Trunk Railway, 651

Expenses, Working, on the South Indian Railway, 684

Experiments, Further Safety Lamp, 14

Explosion, A Fatal Boiler, at Stamford, 338

Explosion, The Gateshead Creosote Still, 618

Explosions, Boiler, 253

Explosions, Coal Dust a Cause of, 611

Export Trade, The Coal, at Dundee, 552

Exports, Machinery, from the Clyde, 71

Express Engine ; Midland Railway—Erratum, 638

Eyemouth Harbour, The Condition of, 14

Fares on the Great Western Railway, 199

Ferry Boats, American, 372

Finsbury Technical College Conversazione, 104

Fire Hydrants, 586

Firing, Night, in the Navy, 446

Fishing Operations, The Electric Light in, 117

Floating Dock, A, for Cardiff, 15

Folding Steel Gates and Shutters, 149

Foremen Boilermakers’ Association, The, 647

Forge and Rolling Mills Company, Sheffield, 199

Forge and Steel Company, The New, 512

Forge and Steel Works, The Govan, 365

Forth Bridge Contractors, The Action for 100,000^. against the, 459

Forth Bridge Railways, The, 174, 278

Forth Bridge Works, Progress of the, 329, 527

“ Forth,” Trials of the, 279, 392

Fortification of the Balearic Isles, 93

Fox, S., and Co., The Meeting of, 199

Free Library, The Newcastle, 570

Fuel on Russian Railways, 164

Fund, The Lees, 483

Furnaces, Blast, at Ruabon, 71

Gadly’s Collieries, The, 552

Galvanised Iron Trade, The, 527

Galvanised Sheet Iron, Price of, 117

Gas, American Natural, 455

Gas at Bristol, 329

Gas, Canadian Natural; 277

Gas at Cardiff, 134

Gas at Devonport, 134

Gas and Electric Lighting in Perth, 417

Gas, The Manufacture of Pintsch’s, at Perth, 227

Gas, The Price of, in Scotland, 14

Gas Products, Increased Value of, 392

Gas, Reduction in the Price of, in Glasgow, 253

Gas Statistics, Glasgow, 91

Gas Statistics, Greenock, 91

Gas at Swansea, 329

Gates and Shutters, Folding Steel, 149

Gateshead Creosote Still Explosion, The, 618

Gellivara Iron Mines The, 540

German Mercantile Marine, The, 103

Gilchrist Engineering Scholarships, The, 291

Glamorganshire Canal, The, 279

Glasgow College of Science and Arts, The, 482

Glasgow Exhibition Buildings, 149

Glasgow International Exhibition, The, 71, 117, 199

Glasgow Pig Iron Market, The, 14, 45, 71, 90,116, 149.174, 199, 226, 253, 278, 304, 328, 364, 391, 417, 432, 459, 482, 512, 526, 552, 572, 611, 633, 647, 676

Glasgow Technical College, The ; Presentation of a Steam Engine, 647

Gloucester Canal Company, The, 501

Gloucester Wagon Company, The, 527

Gold, Siberian, 372

Goliath Rails, 353, 418

Govan Forge and Steel Works, The, 365

Government Contract for Govan, 71

Government Contracts for Bristol, 527

Grand Trunk Railway of Canada, The, 291, 638

Granite Quarries, 590

Grants, Canadian Land, 175

Graving Docks, The Barry Island, 506

Great Northern Telegraph Company, The, 434

Great Western Railway, 14, 470, 527, 553, 677

Growth of American Cities, 379

Guatemala Interoceanic Railway, The, 185

Guisely and Yeadon Coal Company, The, 41

Hammer, Steam, Progress, 237

Hammermen, Incorporation of, 329

Hammersmith New Bridge, The, 28

Harbour, The Aberdeen, 417

Harbour and Breakwaters, The New, at Meva gissey, 58

Harbour, Eyemouth, The Condition of, 14

Harbour Improvements at Fraserburgh, Com pletion of the, 14

Harbour Improvements at Vera Cruz, 214

Harbour, The Llanelly, 446

Harbour, The New York, 60, 621

Harbour of St. Petersburg, The, and the Port o

Cronstadt, 640

Harbour, The Sydney, 640

Harbour for Thurso, The Proposed, 91

Harbour, The Wick, 149

Harbour Works, The Dunedin, 212

Harbour Works at Melbourne, 237

Harbours and Rivers, Queensland, 60, 117, 501

Hauling Plant, Electrical, 573

Havre Exhibition and Scotch Shipbuilders, 365

Hawthorn, Leslie, and Co., 329

Heriot-Watt College Professorships, 45

Highland Society’s Show, The, 117

Holmes, Mr. William, Death of, 391

Holstein Canal, A New, 110

Hose, Suction, 459

Hull and Barnsley Railway, The, 227

Importation of Live Stock into Bristol, 305 Improvement to the “Cyclops,” 227 Improvements on Great Western Railway, 199 Improvements, Harbour, at Vera Cruz 211 Improvements at Winnipeg, 314

Industry, The Salt, on the Teesside, 305

Institution of Civil Engineers, The, 214, 480

Institution of Engineers and Shipbuilders in

Scotland, The, 459, 611

Intercolonial Defence, Australian, 103

Iron and Coal, Mexican, 54

Iron, Coal, and Steel, South Wales, 91. 199. 418

470,634 ’ ’

Iron and Coal in Texas, 372

Iron Company, The Consett, 117, 227

Iron Company, The Monkland, 174

Iron Company. The Rhymney, 279, 446, 527

Iron Market, The Cleveland, 14, 41, 71, 91 117 149, 174, 199, 227, 253, 279, 305, 329, 357,’ 391’ 418, 433, 459, 482, 512, 527, 5 S3, 572, 611, 634 676 ’

Iron Market, The South Yorkshire, 91

Iron Minerals, Spanish, 60, 372

Iron Mines, The Gellivara, 540

Iron Ore, American, 480

Iron Ore, Brazilian, 291

Iron Ore, Gellivara, 175

Iron Ore at Grangetown, 91

Iron Ore, Swedish, 638

Iron, Pig, The Actual Price of, in Cleveland 41 Iron, Pig, in Germany, 294, 366

Iron, Pig, The Make and Disposal of, in Cleveland, 41, 117, 149, 392, 611

Iron Trade, The Cleveland Manufactured 117 Iron Trade, The Galvanised, 527’

Iron Trade, The Glasgow Malleable, 174, 223 365

432, 512, 552, 572, 611, 633, 676’

Iron Trade, The South Yorkshire, 174 227 253

432, 459, 513, 677 ’ ’’

Iron Works, The Mexborough—H. and S. Barker and Co , 253

Iron Works, The Taff Vale, 470

Ironstone, Canadian, 455

Ironstone Discoveries in South Yorkshire 513 Ironstone Discovery at Conisborough, 552* Ironstone, The Production of, in Cleveland 650 Ironworkers, South Yorkshire, Strike of 513 Irrigation in South Australia, 472, 661 ’ Irrigation, Victorian, 103

Japanese Defences, 514

Jessop, Mr. Thomas, Death of, 573

Jones, Mr. P., Pontypridd, 118

Jubilee, The Russian Railway, 651

“ Jumna,” Th?, 14

Junior Engineering Society, The, 117, 370, 482

King’s College Engineering Society, The, 505

Lachine Biidge, The, 370

“ Lady Torfrida,” The Sale of the, 527

Lanarkshire and Ayrshire Railway Co. 365

Land Grants, Canadian, 175

Landslip, A Serious, 573

Law, A New, in Chili, 432

Lead Mines and Shares, Sale of, 91

Lectures on Elect rie Lighting, 417

Lees Fund, The, 483

Lehigh Valley Railroad, The, 441

Library, The Newcastle Free, 570

Light, The Electric, and Bradford, 677

Light, The Electric, in Canada, 571

Li^ht, The Electric, at Leamington, 566

Light, The Electric, in Stockholm, 108

Light, The Electric, in the United States 211

Light, The Electric, at Weston-super-Mare 2>7 Light, The Mumbles, 175 ’ 7

Light, A Proposed, at Cape Leuwin, 466 Lighthouse, The Bishop Rock, 663

Lighting, Electric, of the Heriot-Watt College

Edinburgh, 45 ’

Lighting, Electric, in Mines, 573

Lighting. A New System of, 365

Lightning: Erratum, 536

Lightships, Steel, 650

Limitation of Output, The, and the Secretary of the Derbyshire Miners’ Association 48? J

Limited Companies, The Value of South Ynrk shire Local, 677

Litigation, Electrical Power, 549

Live Stock, Importation of, into Bristol qn* Liverpool Engineering Society. The

Lian elly Harbour, The, 446 ’

Llanelly, Trade at, 71

Lloyd, White, and Company, 174

Loch Katrine Water Works, The 676

Loch Line, A New Steamer for the, 304 Locomotive Building, American, 291 4t r Locomotive Engines, A New Contract for 117 Locomotive, The, in North Australia 372’ U' Locomotive Trade, The Glasgow 482* Locomotives, American, 28, 117,’236 684

Locomotives, Decapod, 117

Locomotives in New South Wales, 318, 372

London Association of Foremen Engineers and

Draughtsmen, The, 84, 422, 638

London and South-Western Railway, 174, 329

Long Island Bridge, The, 470

Loss of the “ Wasp,” The, 612

Lulea-Ofoten Railway, The, 422

Machinery and other Exports from the Clyde, 71

Machinery, Refrigerating, 577

Machinery, Shipments of, from Greenock, 227

Machinery Trade, The South Yorkshire, 483

Mails, The Australian, 240

Malleable Iron Trade, The Glasgow, 174, 226, 365, 432, 512, 552, 572, 611, 633, 676

Manufactured Iron Trade, The Cleveland, 117

Manure, Basic Slag, 553

Marine Engine Contract, A, 365

Market, The South Yorkshire Iron, 91

Measures and Weights in the Straits Settlements, 570

Mechanical Society, The Dundee, 45, 91

Mediterranean Railway, The, 328

Meeting, Miners’, at Ilkeston, 535

“ Melpomene,” Progress of the, 446

Mercantile Marine, The German, 103

Mersey Railway Company, The, 130

Metallic Sleepers in Italy, 671

Metallurgy, Canadian, 214

Metropolitan Board of Works, The; Fire Hydrants, 586

Mexborough Iron Works, The—H. and S. Barker and Co., 253

Midland Railway, The, 148

Midland Railway of New Zealand, The, 372

Milford Docks, The, 279, 676

Milford Haven Estate Company, The, 370

Mill, A New Rail, at Workington, 459

Mill bay Station. The, Plymouth, 527

Mills, German Rolling, 15

Mineral Oil Companies, The, 328

Mineral Oil Trade, the Scotch, The Depressed

Condition of, 14

Mineral Property, A Sale of, 501

Mineral Traffic at Newport, The, 573

Minerals, Spanish Iron, 60, 372

Miners’ Bill, The New, and South Yorkshire

Local Miners, 117

Miners, The Cleveland, and their Wages, 14, 91, 305 ’

Miners’ Conference at Barm ley, 552, 611

Miners, The County Conference of, 512

Miners’ Delegates, National Conference of, 417

Miners, Derbyshire, and Coal Limitation, 482

Miners’ Meeting at Ilkeston, 535

Miners, The Northumberland Coal, and Parlia

mentary Representation, 329

Miners, Notts, The Strike of, 535

Miners, The South Wales, 634

Miners, South Yorkshire, 365, 392, 513, 535

Miners’ Union, The Yorkshire, 329

Miners, Yorkshire, An Important Movement amongst, 288

Mines, Shot-Firing in, 134

Mining, Belgian Coal, 234, 314

Mining Engineers, The Severn Submarine 91

Mining, German Coal, 442

Mining Institute of Scotland, 90, 149, 527 676

Miningand Mechanical Engineers, The, 149

Monkland Iron and Coal Works, Sale of the, 527

Monkland Iron Company, The, 174

Movement amongst Yorkshire Miners. 288

Mumbles L’ght, The, 175

Murray, Bridging the, 238

National Conference of Miners’ Delegates, 417 Natural Gas, American, 455 ’

Natural Gas, Canadian, 277

Naval Architecture Chair in the University of Glasgow, The, 527 J

Navigation, American Steam, 238, 290 Navigation, Australian Steam. 44i 492 Navigation, German Steam, 690 Navigation, Steam, in the Pacific, 621 Navy, The Russian, 459, 651 Navy, The United States, 104, 318 Neath and Brecon Railway, The, 392 New South Wales, The Centenary of, 288 New York Harbour, The, 60, 621

Ne^ro?hera nlToe1, and ComPany. Sanderson Brothers and Company 41

Newcastle Exhibition, The, 184

Newport Alexandra Dock, The, 470

amd Jill^wenl)y Water Works, The, 71 Newport Trade at, 148, 227, 279, 501, 527, 631 Newton Steel Works, Reduction of Wages 552 Mght Firing in the Navy, 446 ’

North Pacific Coast, The, 224 North Sea and Baltic Canal", The, 538 Northern Pacific Railroad, The, 84, 275 ?!orthumberland Coal Miners, The 329

the ^-ery and

Observatory at Fort-William, The Proposed 417

Oil Companies, The Mineral, 328 ’

2-i mlade’ The Scotch, 304

Oil Trade, The Scotch Mineral, 14

Opening of a New Seam of Coal, 305

^>^osPec^ve> for Pipefounders 174

Ore, American Iron, 480

Ore, Brazalian Iron, 291

Ore, Gellivara Iron, 175

Ore, Iron at Grangetown, 91

Ore, Swedish Iron, 638

PahnefJash?nha u^ip Oo“Pany. The, 54, 366

278

P‘a'k?ate Iron Works, The, 67? ’

Pembroke Dockyard, 15, 175, 279, 305, 329, 370,

Pembroke and Tenby Railway The

Penarth Fn'dl’?'116 I‘nproved Entrance to, 418

Permanent Way, American, 690

«'•>» °- Ld, 4V1ketWThe’oii«ow' >*' 46’ 901 Pit A New, at Pontardawe, 227

tion Railway, The, 227

Poisoning the Severn, 663

Pontoon ftSS The Wallsen d, 527, 6H

K^KhW.anS Newport Railway, P^ulation ofSan Francisco, The, 224

Port of^Crons^dt^ The, and the Harbour of St.

Petersburg, 640

I Port of Tunis, The, 342 997

Portishead District M ater Company, Th , -Portsmouth Dockyard, The, 148

Poughkeepsie Bridge, The, 366 Glasgow

Presentation of a Steam Engine; The Glasgow

Technical College, 647

Price of Coal, Advance in the,

Price of Galvanised Sheet Iron, 117

Price of Gas, Reduction in the, in Glasgow, 253

Price of Gas in Scotland, The, 14

Prices of Newr Shipping, The, 482

Prices of Siemens Steel, 459

Production of Ironstone in Cleveland, The, G.>0

Professor Barr on the Triple-Expansion Marine

Engine, 433

Professorships, Heriot-Watt College, 45

Provisional Order Bill, The Newport, 58

Public Works in Mexico, 291

Public Works at Newport, 552

Public Works in Paris, 599

Pullar’s Dye Works, Perth, 676

Pulley, Adjustable : Erratum, 198

Pumping Engines for Malta*. Erratum, 262

Quarries, Granite, 590

Rail Mill, A New, at Workington, 459

Railroad, The Chicago and North-Western, 291

Railroad, The Lehigh Valley, 441

Railroad, The Northern Pacific, 81, 275

Railroad, The Southern Pacific, 372

Rails, Belgian, in Germany, 372

Rails, Goliath, 353, 418

Rails, Steel, &c., 91

Rails, Steel, in Germany, 590

Railway, The Canadian Pacific, 208, 370, 634

Railway and Canal Traffic Bill, The, 54

Railway Company, Bristol and South Wales, 174

Railway Company, The Lanarkshire and Ayr-3G5

I Railway, The Dore and Chinley, 71, 513, 634

Railway, The Grand Trunk, of Canada, 291, 638

Railway, Great Western, 14, 470, 527, 553. 677

Railway, The Guatemala Interoceanic, 185

Railway, The Hull and Barnsley, 227

Railway Jubilee, The Russian, 651

Railway, London and South-Western, 174, 329

Railway, The Lulea-Ofoten, 422

Railway, The Mediterranean, 328

Railway, The Midland, 148

Railway, The Midland, of New Zealand, 372

Railway, The Neath and Brecon, 392

Railway, A New, from South Yorkshire to

Chesterfield, 512

Railway, The Pembroke and Tenby, 264

Railway, The Penarth and Laverock, 573

Railway, The Philadelphia Underground, 291

Railway and Pier, The Bristol Port. 612

Railway, The Pine Creek (S. A.), 344

Railway, The Plymouth, Devonport, and South-

[ Western Junction, 227

Railway. The Pontypridd, Caerphillv, and New-

| port, 501, 676

Railway, The Proposed New Coal, in South Yorkshire, 535

Railway Rates, Exorbitant, 552

Railway, The Rhondda and Swansea Bay, 71,279

Railway, The Rhymney, 227, 676

Railway, The Rotherham and Bawking, 612

Railway Servants and their Employer? Lia-

' bilities, 865

Railway Signals, South Australian, 103

Railway, The South Hams, 612

Railway, The Swedish-Norwegian. 148

Railway, The Taff Vale, 305, 370, 553, 677

Railway, The Teign Valley, 484

Railway Tenders in New South Wales, 372

Railway, The Totnes and Buckfastleigh, 264

Railway Wagon Company, The Bristol and South

Wales, 134

Railway, The Wye Valley, 370

Railwa's, Algerian, 264

Railways, Canadian, 353

Railways, Chinese, 279

Railways, The Forth Bridge, 174, 278

Railways, German, 291

Railways, Indian, 372

Railways, New South Wales, 24, 101,360 472, 530

Railways, New Zealand. 251, 538

Railways, Norwegian, 539

Railways, Peruvian, 366

Railways, Queensland, 55, 184, 238, 550

Railways, Russian, 372, 675

Railways, South Australian, 291

Railways, Victorian, 103, 470

Railways, Welsh, 470, 484

Railways in the West, 612

Rates, Exorbitant Railway, 552

Refitting the “ Cleopatra,5’ 175

Refrigerating Machinery, 577

Report, The Annual, of Davy Brothers, 41

Reservoirs, Swansea, 370

Restarting a Colliery, 418

Restriction and South Yorkshire Miners, 535

I Rhondda and Swansea Bay Railway, The, 71, 27i

Rhondda Valley Tramway, The, 501

Rhymney Iron Company, The, 279, 446, 527

Rhymney Railway, The, 227, 676

Rhymney Valley, Trade in the, 264

Rice Mills for Japan, 666

River Cart, Widening and Deepening the, 329

Rivers and Harbours, Queensland, 60, 117, 501

Roath Basin, The, Cardiff, 470

Roath Dock, The New, 148, 264

Rockies, Tunnelling the, 15

Rolling Mills Company, The Tinsley, 117

Rolling Mills, German, 15

Rolling Stock, Belgian, in Persia, 291

Rolling Stock on the Mediterranean Railway, 117

Rolling Stock on the New Orleans Railway, 666

Rotherham and Bawking Railway, The, 612 Royal Scottish Society of Arts, 71, 527, 572, 633 Russian Navy, The, 459, 651

Safety Lamp Experiments, Further, 14

Sale, Attempted, of a Colliery, 15

Sale of the “ Lady Torfrida,” The, 527

Sale of a Lanarkshire Colliery, 116

Sale of Lead Mines and Shares, 91

Sale of Mineral Property, A, 501

Sale of the Monkland Iron and Coal Works, 527

Salt, American, 6?5

Salt Industry on the Teesside, The, 305

Salt Trade, The Middlesbrough, 71, 91

San Francisco, The Population of, 224

Sanderson Brothers and Co., Samuel Newbould and Co., 41

Scheldt-Rhine Canal, The, 95

School of Art Wood-Carving, 396

Science and Arts, The Glasgow College of, 482

Science and Technology. The College of, 391

Screw Tug, A New, for Cardiff, 501

Sea Wall, The New, at Bridlington Quay, 392

Seafield Dock, The Proposed, Kirkcaldy, 329

Seafield Dock and Railway Scheme, The, 527

Secretary of the Derbyshire Miners’ Association, The, and the Limitation of Output, 482

Servants, Railway, and their Employers’ Liabilities, 865

Seventy-Ton Steel Casting, A, 199

Severn Submarine Mining Engineers, The, 91

Severn Tunnel, The, 58, 199, 663

Sewage Works. Kirkintilloch, 116

Sewerage Scheme at Wath, The, 572

Shares, Steel Company’s, 459

Sheds, Snow, Northern Pacific Railroad, 690

Sheepbridge Coal and Iron Company, 329, 459

Sheffield Chamber of Commerce and Commercial

Education, The, 288

Sheffield Forge and Rolling Mills Company, 199

Sheffield Junior Engineering Society, 117, 552

Sheffield Water Company, Transfer of the, 174

Sheffield Water Works, The, 71

Shipbuilders, Clyde, and Glasgow Exhibition, 512 Shipbuilders, Scotch, and Havre Exhibition, 365 Shipbuilding Contracts, 149,278, 365, 391, 417, 459, 482, 512, 552, 572, 611, 633

Shipbuilding and Engineering, Cleveland, 14, 71, 91, 117, 149, 174, 199, 227, 253, 279, 305, 329, 357, 392, 418, 459, 482, 512, 527, 553, 572, 611, 631, 676

Shipbuilding and Engineering Co., Earle’s, 572

Shipbuilding and Engineering Trades at Greenock, The, 432

Shipbuilding and Iron Co , Palmer’s, 227, 279

Shipbuilding Trade, The Clyde, 45,149, 253, 482, 572, 611

Shipbuilding Trade, The Greenock, 278, 391

Shipbuilding Trade at Leith, The, 432

Shipbuilding on the Wear, 618

Shipbuilding Yard, Castle, Port-Glasgow, 676

Shipment of Dynamite, 45

Shipments, Coal, at Cardiff, 338

Shipments of Machinery from Greenock, 227

Shipping in the Bristol Channel, 11

Shipping Facilities, New, at Middlesbrough, 91

Shipping, The Prices of New, 482

Shipping, Steam, at the Antipodes, 251

Shipyard, A New, for West Hartlepool, 611

Shot-Firing in Mines, 131

Show, The Highland Society’s, 117

Siemens Steel, Prices of, 459

Signals, South Australian Railway, 103

Silver Commission, The, 433

Sleepers, Metallic, in Italy, 671

Snow Sheds, Northern Pacific Railroad, 690

Society of Arts, The, 11

Society of Arts, Royal Scottish, 71, 527, 572, 633

Society of Engineers, The, 501, 612, 638

Society of German Engineers, The, 54

Society, The Junior Engineering, 117, 370, 482

Society of Telegraph Engineers and Electricians, The, 407

South Hams Railway, The, 612

South "Yorkshire Collieries, Closing of Two, 71

Southern Pacific Railroad, The, 372

Stanley’s Expedition, 434

Station, The Millbay, Plymouth, 527

Statistics, Glasgow Gas, 91

Statistics. Greenock Gas, 91

Staveley Coal and Iron Company, The, 253

Steun Hammer Progress, 237

Steam Navigation, American, 238, 290

Steam Navigation, Australian, 441,492

Steam Navigation, German, 690

Steam Navigation in the Pacific, 621

Steamer, A New, for the “ Loch” Line, 304

Steamers in the Bristol Channel, 227

Steamers between Canada and Europe, 291

Steamers Laid Up in the Tyne, 512

Steamship Company, The Pacific Mail, 54, 366

Steel Armour Plates, 506

Steel, Basic, 304, 527, 676

Steel Casting, An Enormous, 117

Steel, Coal, and Iron Co., The Ebbw Vale, 14, 573

Steel Company of Scotland, The, 199

Steel Company’s Shares, 459

Steel and Engineering Departments, The South Yorkshire, 117

Steel Lightships, 650

Steel, The Manufacture of, at the Parkgate Iron Works, 677

Steel Rails, tec., 91

Steel Rails in Germany, 590

Steel Trade, The Cleveland, 14,117, 174, 199, 305, 357, 418, 433, 459, 482, 512, 572, 634, 676

Steel Trade, The Scotch, 90, 432, 572, 611, 633

Steel Trade, South Yorkshire. 227, 305, 432 482

Steel Water Pipes on the Tay Bridge, 227 ’

Steel Works, New, at Cwmavon, 134

Steelmaking, German, 470

Stock, Belgian Rolling, in Persia, 291

Stock, Rolling, on the Mediterranean Railway 117 J

Stock, Working, on the London and South

Western Railway, 174

Stones, Shipment of, for the Forth Bridge 329

Street Viaduct, A Chicago, 43, 688

Strike of Blast Furnacemen in Cleveland 279

Strike of Notts Miners, The, 535

Strike, 2k Serious, in Cleveland, 253

Strike of South Yorkshire Ironworkers 513

Submarine Boats, Turkish, 398

Submarine Cables, More, 372

Success of a Sheffield Engineer, 573

Suction Hose, 459

Suez Canal, The, 407, 470

Sugar Refining Trade, The Greenock, 199

Swansea, Trade at, 175, 370

Swedish-Norwegian Railway, The, 148

Sydney Harbour, The, 640

System of Lighting, A New, 365

Taff Vale Iron Works, The, 470

Taff Vale Railway, The, 305, 370, 553, 677

Tapping of the Dale Dyke Reservoir, 392

Technical College, The Bradford, 96

Teign Valley Railway, The, 481

Telegraph Appointment, A, 552

Telegraph Company, The Great Northern, 434

Telegraph, The Electric, 513

Telegraph Engineers and Electricians. The

Society of, 407

Telegraphy at the Antipodes, 214

Telegraphy at Essen, 675

Telegraphy, Queensland, 660

Telegraphy, Transvaal, 372

Telephone, The, in Australia, 186

Telephone, The, in South Wales, 279

Telephone, The, in Victoria, 472

Telephone, The, in the West, 134, 329

Temporary Bridges, 103

Tenders in New South Wales, 527

Tenders, Queensland, 43

Tenders, Railway, in New South Wales, 372

Testing Machine, Adamson’s 100-Ton, 7

Theatre Question, The, 329

Third-Class on the Great Western Railway, 14

Tilbury Docks Arbitration, 175

Tin-Plate Trade, The, 446, 501

Tin-Plate Trade, The Llanelly, 553

Tinsley Rolling Mills Company, The, 117

Torpedo Boat Boiler Explosion, The, 13

Torpedo Boat Contract, A, 432

Torpedo Boats, The Accidents to, 71

Torpedo Boats, Russian, 550

Totnes and Buckfastleigh Railway, The, 264

Traction Engine Case, A, *8

Trade at Cardiff, 14, 58, 71, 91,134, 148, 174, 199, 227, 264, 279, 305, 329, 370, 392, 418, 416, 470, 484, 501, 527, 552, 573, 612, 634, 676

Trade, The Greenock Sugar Refining, 199

Trade at Llanelly, 71, 553

Trade at Newport, 148, 227, 279, 501, 527, 634

Trade, Sheffield, with America, 41, 418

Trade, The Shipbuilding, at Leith, 432

Trade of South Yorkshire, The, 14, 174, 288, 329, 365, 535, 552, 612

Trade, The South Yorkshire Coal, 71, 117, 199, 253, 305, 418, 459, 483, 513, 634, 677

Trade, South Yorkshire Engineering, 91,305, 513

Trade, The South Yorkshire Iron, 174, 227, 253, 432, 459, 513, 677

Trade, The South Yorkshire Machinery, 483

Trade, South Yorkshire Steel, 227, 305, 432, 482

Trade at Swansea, 175,370

Trade, The Tees and its Foreign, 149

Trades, The Engineering, at Kirkcaldy, 227

Trades, The Shipbuilding and Engineering, at Greenock, 432

Traffic Bill, The Railway and Canal, 51

Traffic, The Mineral, at Newport, 573

Trains, Tramway, 431

Tramway, The Rhondda Valley, 501

Tramways, Bristol, 279

Tramways, Brussels, 383

Tramways and Cabs at Bristol, 329

Tramways at Cologne, 93

Tramways, Odessa, 380

Tramways in the United Kingdom, 674

Trial of the Machinery and Guns of the “ Northumberland,” 264

Trial Trip of the “Forth,” The, 279, 392

Trial Trips, 663

I Triple-Expansion Engines, New Orders for, 552

Tug, A New Serew, for Cardiff, 501

Tunnel under the Graig, The, Pontypridd, 538

Tunnel, The Crawshav’s Graig, 484

Tunnel, The Severn, 58, 199, 663

Tunnelling the Rockies, 15

Tyne Pontoon and Dry Dock Company, The, $27

United States Navy, The, 104, 318

University College, The, Bristol, 253

University College, The, London, 353

University College, The, Nottingham, 661

University of Glasgow, The Naval Architecture

Chair in the, 527

Value, Increased, of Gas Products, 392

Vessels Built on the Clyde under Lloyd’s Supervision, 304

Viaduct, A Chicago Street, 43, 688

Visitors, Distinguished, at Sheffield Works, 288

Volcanic Energy in New Zealand, 291

Wages of Cleveland Miners, 14, 91, 305

Wages, Reduction of, at Newton Steel Works, 552

Wages of South Yorkshire Miners, 365, 392, 513

Wagon Companies in the West, 227

Wagon Company, The Gloucester, 527

Wagon Works Company, The Bristol, 58

Wagon Works, New, 612

Wall, The New Sea, at Bridlington Quay, 392

Wallsend Pontoon, The, Cardiff, 527, 677

“ Wasp,” The Loss of the, 612

Water at Cardiff, 227

Water Company, The Portishead District, 227

Water Company, the Sheffield, Transfer of, 174

Water Conservation in New South Wales, 32, 240

Water in New South Wales, 117

Water Pipes for Glasgow to be made in Middlesbrough, 676

Water Pipes, Steel, on the Tay Bridge, 227

Water, Scarce Supply of, at Hawick, 149

Water Schemes, The Haverfordwest, 71

Water Supply, The Additional, for Dundee, 227

Water Supply of Burnham, The, 199

Water Supply of Cardiff, The, 501

Water Supply, The Dumfries, 149

Water Supply of Haverfordwest, The, 175, 279

Water Supply in New South Wales, The, 28

Water Supply, Proposed New, for Peterhead, 17-

Water Supply in Queensland, 162, 357, 638

Water Supply in Scotland, The, 91

Water Supply of Swansea, The, 91, 261, 446

Water in the West, 552

Water Works, The Alfreton, 305, 432

Water Works, The Dundee, Extension of, 149

Water Works and Gaslight Company, The Chesterfield, 253

Water Works, The Loch Katrine, 676

Water Works, The New, at Denby, 433

Water Works, The Newport and Pillgwenlly, 71

Water Works, The Sheffield, 71

Water Works at Stony Stratford, 586

Water Works at Westeras, Sweden, 590

Waters of the Yarra, Utilising the, 103

Watt, James, 117

Weights and Measures in the Straits Settlements, 570

Weiring the Taff, 148

Well, A Texas Artesian, 103

West India and Pacific Liner, The New : A Correction, 4171

Western American Desert, The, 13

Westinghouse Brake, The, 251, 505

Wick Harbour, The, 149

Widening of the River Clyde, The Proposed, 417

Winnipeg, Improvements at, 344

Wood-Carving, School of Art, 396

Wood-Working Machinery, How to Select, 494

Woodhouse, Mr., Death of, 398

Working Expenses, Grand Trunk Railway, 651

Working Expenses, South Indian Railway, 684

Working Stock on the London and South-

Western Railway, 174

Works, Dowlais, 174, 305, 501, 527, 552, 612, 631

Works, New, at Cardiff, 805

Works, New Steel, at Cwmavon, 134

Works, New, on the Taff Vale Railway, 148

Works, Public, in Mexico, 291

Works, Public, at Newport, 552

Works, Public, in Paris, 599

Writhlington Collieries, The, 58

Wye Valley Railway, The, 370

Yarra, Analysing the, 185

Yarra, Utilising the Waters of the, 103

Ynysarwed Collieries, The, Resol ven, 484

Yorkshire College, The, 325

Yorkshire Miners’ Union, The, 329

Young’s Paraffin Light Company, 117

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