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Engineering 1893 Jul-Dec: Index: Paragraphs

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Note: This is a sub-section of Engineering 1893 Jul-Dec: Index

Agriculture :

  • Laval Cream Separator, 46
  • Royal Agricultural Society's Awards for Harvesters, 154

Alloys. See Mechanics.

Appointments:

  • Chairman Glasgow Tramway Company, 730
  • Locomotive Superintendent, Manchester, Sheffield, and Lincolnshire Railway, 799
  • Manager Fairfield Shipbuilding Yard, 82
  • Savilian Chair of Astronomy (Mr. H. Hall Turner), 707

Armour. See Naval

Artillery. See Guns

Boilers. See Engines and Boilers

Bridges:

  • Accident to Great Western Road Bridge, Glasgow, 123
  • Australian Bridge, 549
  • Bridge Erection, American Methods of, in
  • Brisbane, Bridge at, 490
  • Cantilever Bridge over Hudson River, N.Y., 799
  • Cantilever Bridge, Ohio River, Cincinnati, 453
  • Edinburgh North Bridge, 646, 730
  • French Bridges, 363
  • German Bridges, New, 209
  • Glasgow New Broomielaw Bridge, The, 123, 491, 581, 607
  • Gloucester Bridge, 362
  • Indian, 65
  • Life of Iron Bridges, 208, 209
  • Memphis Bridge over Mississippi, 453
  • Severn Bridge, Another, 699

Canals :

  • Ancient Canal in the Crimea, 250
  • Canadian, 209
  • Canal des Deux Mers, 707
  • Corinth Canal, 111, 177, 251, 282
  • English Waterways, 607
  • Florida Ship Canal, 438
  • French, 100
  • Marseilles and River Rhone, 492
  • North Sea-Baltic Canal, 111
  • Suez, 454, 519

Catalogues:

  • Adams and Co., 748
  • J. Bagshaw and Sons, 177
  • W. H. Bailey and Co., 177
  • Bement, Miles, and Co., Philadelphia, 372
  • 0. Berend and Co., 639
  • Peter Brotherhood, 615
  • Brown and Sharpe Manufacturing Company,
  • Rhode Island, 83
  • Buck and Hickman, 492
  • Clarke, Chapman, and Co., 209
  • J. Copeland and Co., 770
  • Fowler-Waring Cables Company, Limited, 156
  • General Electric Company, '770
  • Grantham Crank and Iron Company, 15
  • J. and F. Howard, 156
  • Hunslet Engine Company, Leeds, 83
  • John J. Jardine, 548
  • Manning, Maxwell, and Moore, New York, 748
  • Maschinenfabrik Oerlikon bei Zurich, 83, 177
  • James Menzies and Co., 639
  • C. A. Parsons and Co., 156
  • Hans Renold, 177
  • J. H. Sankey, 748
  • F. Schichau, 83
  • James Simpson and Co., Limited, 402
  • Smith and Grace, 421
  • F. W. Stanley, 492
  • G. Stone and Co., 492
  • Tannett, Walker, and Co., 615
  • Thornton and Cribbin, 15
  • Waterhouse Electrical Manufacturing Company, 372
  • Whitmore and Binyon, 548
  • G. Wilkinson and Sons, 15
  • J. H. Wilson and Co., 462

Cement. See Mechanics

Coal

  • Belgian Briquettes, 590, 667
  • Belgian Coal, 453
  • Belgian Coal Exports, 363
  • Belgium, 507
  • Boring in Unstone Valley, 606
  • Briquettes, Petroleum, 507
  • Canadian Coal, 49
  • Cardiff, 14, 48, 83, 124, 155, 176, 208, 250, 273, 300, 329, 362, 391, 421, 468, 492, 518, 540, 582, 606, 647, 677, 699, 731, 761, 791
  • Cleveland. See Middlesbrough
  • Coal Crisis, The. See Trades, Strikes, &c.
  • Coal and Iron in Belgium, 186
  • Coke in Germany, 344
  • Dutch Coal, 346
  • English Coal in India, 519
  • Flintshire, 540
  • French Imports, 222
  • French Mining, 519
  • German Mining, 258
  • Glasgow Coal Trade and Clyde Trust, 452
  • Hainaut, Coal in the, 616
  • Hamburg, Coal in, 590
  • Hull Coal Trade, 581
  • Illinois, Coal in, 436
  • Italy, Coal in, 678
  • Japanese Coal for San Francisco, 363
  • Llanbradach Colliery, 677
  • Middlesbrough, 48, 82, 123, 155, 175, 207, 273, 302, 333, 387, 421, 453, 491, 518, 540, 573, 606, 647, 677, 698, 730, 760, 790
  • Mining in Midland District, 541
  • New South Wales, 582
  • New Zealand Coal, 519
  • Nova Scotian Coal and Iron, 112
  • Rhymney Valley, 468
  • Russia, Coal in, 761
  • Scotch Shipments, 14, 730
  • Scotch Trade, 13, 48, 332, 452, 606, 790
  • Sheffield, 208, 333, 361, 391, 452, 539, 582, 635, 731
  • South African, 241, 404, 454
  • South Wales New Seams, 582
  • South Wales Seams, 391, 678, 731
  • South Wales Shipments, 83, 329, 491, 730
  • United States, Coal in, 791
  • Victoria, Coal in, 462
  • Welsh Goal for Egypt, 540
  • Welsh Contracts, 731, 791
  • Yorkshire. See Sheffield
  • Yorkshire Contracts, 790

Collisions. See Railways

Companies:

  • Angleur Steel Company, Belgium, 740
  • Sir W. G. Armstrong, Mitchell, and Co., Limited, 362
  • Barry Graving Dock, 677
  • Barry Port and Gwendraeth Valley Railway Company, 303
  • Henry Briggs and 49
  • Bristol and South Co.,'Wales Railway Wagon
  • Works Company, Limited, 124
  • Bristol Tramway Company, 208
  • Bristol Wagon Companies, 177
  • Brown Bayley's Steel Works, 539
  • John Brown and Co., 699
  • Bute Docks Company, 249
  • Charles Cammell and Co., Limited, 421
  • Darlington Iron and Steel Company, 155
  • Davy Brothers, Limited, 14
  • Earle's Shipbuilding Company, 760
  • Ebbw Vale Steel, Iron, and Coal Company, 14
  • Samuel Fox and Co., 208
  • Glasgow District Subway Company, 519
  • elasgow Harbour Tunnel Company, 519
  • Glasgow and South-Western Railway Company, 333
  • Gloucester Railway Carriage and Wagon Company, 208, 250
  • J. Grayson, Lowood, and Co., 155
  • Hardy Patent Pick Company, Limited, 208
  • William Jessop and Sons, Limited, 361
  • Leeds Forge Company, Visit to, 154
  • Milford Docks Company, 273
  • New Albion Steel Works, 362
  • Newport Docks Company, 392
  • North Central Wagon Company, 155
  • Pacific Mail Steamship Company, 714
  • Palmers Shipbuilding and Iron Company, Limited, 362, 606
  • Rhymney Iron Company, Limited, 49
  • Robey, Limited, 799
  • Roundwood Colliery Company, 655
  • Sheepbridge Coal and Iron Company, Limited, 581, 635
  • Skinner and Holford, 677
  • Staveley Coal and Iron Company, Limited, 539
  • Steel Company of Scotland, 249, 362
  • Tenby Pier and Promenade Company, 124
  • " Turret " S.S. Company, Limited, 49
  • West Gloucestershire Water Company, 421
  • Western Wagon and Property Company, Limited, 155

Copper. See Markets, Mining, Electricity.

Defence of Coasts. See Naval Drainage. See Sewage

Education. see Technical Societies.

Electric Tramways. See Electricity

Electricity :

  • American Railroads, 519
  • Arc Lamps, True Candle-Power of, 209
  • Battery Plates, 647
  • Cementation of Steel, Electricity and the, 250
  • Cheap Electric Power at Berlin, 192
  • Communication with Lighthouses, 511
  • Conduits in Use in America:, 430
  • Copper Sheathing of Ships by Electricity, 520
  • Doulton's Cases for Electric Mains, 177
  • Drilling Machine, 49
  • Dynamo Brush, 647
  • Electric Hearse, 623
  • Electric v. Steam Locomotive, 453
  • Electrolytic Bath for Iridium Plating, 453
  • Faure's Patent, Accumulator Plates, 799
  • Forestry Exhibition Installation, 453
  • Furnace, Electrical, 761
  • Glasgow Telephone System, 82
  • Hellmann Electric Locomotive, 342
  • Incandescent Arc Lamp, 363
  • Incandescent Lamps, Blackening of Bulb, 707
  • Incandescent Lamps, Life of, 282
  • Lamp, Life of Incandescent, 492
  • Lamp, Shippey's Incandescent, 154
  • Laval Steam Turbine, 761
  • Lighting, Cardiff. 518, 791
  • Lighting, Cheltenham, 647
  • Lighting, Copenhagen, 541
  • Lighting, London Royal Exchange, 647
  • Lighting, Newport, 273
  • Lighting, New York, 369
  • Lighting, Peterborough, 387
  • Lighting, Scarborough, 282
  • Lighting, Taunton, 468
  • Lighting, Torquay, 49, 329
  • Lighting, West of England, 540
  • Magnet, Rule for the Direction in which it is Turned by a Current, 154
  • Mining Electrical Plant, Coltness Company, 607
  • Mining by Electricity, 761
  • Municipalities and the Electric Light, 156
  • Niagara Falls Installation, 363, 498, 607
  • Ocean Telephony, 342
  • Power House Engines, 607
  • Power Installation, Long - Distance, Switzerland, 342
  • Power in Paris, 79
  • Power Station, Switzerland, 363
  • Quartz Fibres, 282
  • Railroad in Berlin, 363
  • Railways in Germany, 684
  • Regulator, 429
  • Return Circuit for Railways, 453
  • St. Pancras Installation, 342
  • Search Light in Shaft Sinking, 520
  • South African Telegraphy, 438
  • Steam Turbine, Laval, 761
  • Telegraph, Central American, 363
  • Telegraph, French Atlantic, 363
  • Telegraph, Trans-African, 177
  • Telegraphy, African, 806
  • Telegraphy, Antipodes, 678, 806
  • Telegraphy in the Azores, 682
  • Telegraphy in North Pacific, 92
  • Telegraphy, Portsmouth, 468
  • Telephone, Copenhagen, 250
  • Telephone, Devonport, 492
  • Telephone, Finland, 250
  • Telephone Rents in Various Parts, 49
  • Telephone, Sweden and Norway, 115
  • Telephone in the West, 124, 582
  • Telephones, Postmaster-General on Municipal, 273
  • Tesla and Generator for Alternating Currents of Definite Frequency, 342
  • Tesla and his " Vibrator," 761
  • Traction, Canal Barges, 707
  • Train Lighting, 524
  • Tramways, Christiania, 303
  • Tramways in Europe, 79
  • Tramways, Working Electric, 731
  • Tungsten and Carbides of Molybdenum and Vanadium in Furnaces, 15
  • Turbine Installation in Switzerland, 430
  • Windmills, Electricity by, 761
  • Writing Telegraph based on Typewriter, 541

Engineering. See Shipbuilding and Engineering, also Industries

Engines and Boilers :

  • American Engines, 731
  • Coil Tube Boiler for Vedette Boat, 436
  • Double-Cylinder Steam Fire Engine, 79
  • Engine, A Powerful Hand Fire, 288
  • Hornsby Water-Tube Boiler, 303
  • Howden's Forced Draught, 790
  • Incrustation in Boilers, 731
  • Oil Fuel in Boilers, 520, 647
  • Preserving Boilers, 430
  • Robey, Limited, 799
  • Steam v. Gas Engines, 677
  • Subdivision of Power Units, 607
  • Trial of a Davy Pumping Engine, 177

Exhibitions:

  • Antwerp Exhibition, 714
  • Exhibition of Pottery for Electrical Purposes, by Messrs. Doulton, 115
  • Food Stuffs Exhibition at Vienna, 647
  • Inventions Exhibition, Copenhagen, 541
  • Madrid Universal Exhibition, 363
  • Mining and Metallurgy, Santiago, 647
  • Naval Exhibition, Southampton, 421
  • Porto Rico, 49
  • Welsh Industrial, 791

Explosions. See Engines and Boilers

Explosives. See Guns

Gas:

  • American Natural, 11, 568
  • Bristol, 273
  • Cardiff Gas, 155
  • Danish Gas Company, 49
  • Edinburgh and Leith Gas Price Reduction, 387
  • Manufacture of Gas, 799
  • New Types of Gas Engines, 799
  • Newport Gas, 177
  • Paris, 374, 386, 453, 729
  • Steam v. Gas Engines, 677
  • Street Explosions, 607

Guns. etc.:

  • Cordite Powder, 303
  • Gun Trials, H.M.S. " Resolution," 573
  • Heavy Guns, 209
  • Holtzer Projectiles Tested in America, 363
  • Krag-Jorgensen Rifle, The, 186
  • Mauser Rifle for Turkey, 79
  • Projectiles, Manufacture of Steel, 391
  • Skar Powder, 209
  • Swedish Government and Mauser Rifles, 400
  • Wire Gun Stresses, 363

Harbours :

  • Action between Lord Blantyre and the Clyde
  • Trustees, 123
  • Barry Docks, 14, 124, 155, 203
  • Barry Docks, Tips for, 582
  • Barry Graving Dock, 582
  • Barry Graving Dock Finances, 677
  • Bournemouth Pier, 329
  • Bristol, 14, 48, 83
  • Burntisland Docks, 491
  • Bute Docks, Cardiff, 647
  • Cardiff Dock Accommodation, 731
  • Cardiff Dock Dues, 49
  • Cardiff Trust, 791
  • Clyde Lighthouses, 333
  • Clyde Navigation, 360
  • Copenhagen Free Harbour, 624
  • Diving-Bell used to Detect Leakage, 282
  • Fraserburgh, N.B., 730
  • French Harbour Improvements, 470
  • Gloucester Navi5ation, 518
  • Hamburg Shipping, 462
  • Kirkcaldy Harbour, 362
  • Leith Dock Extensions, 677
  • Libau, 404
  • Lighthouse in Bass Straits, 799
  • Mersey Bar, 582
  • Milford Haven Port, 14
  • Newlyn, 699
  • Newport, 49
  • Penarth Pier, 761
  • Peterhead Harbour Improvements, 333
  • Peterhead Harbour of Refuge, 452
  • Plymouth Sound, 468, 492, 582, 677
  • Pontoon Dock at Cardiff, 30
  • Port Talbot, 329
  • Portland, 699
  • Portsmouth New Docks, 155, 177, 208, 362, 371
  • Russian Ports, 45
  • Severn, 208. 362
  • Suleskerry Light, Orkney, 333
  • Sunderland (Cleveland Institute), 760
  • Swansea, 48, 468, 647
  • Torbay Breakwater, 540
  • Torquay, 249
  • Tunis, 15
  • Wick Harbour Works, 176

Hydraulics :

  • Crane, Large Hydraulic, 386
  • Glasgow Hydraulic Supply, 14
  • Mining in California, 303
  • Transmission of Power, 209

Industries (Various):

  • Armour-Plate and Engineering Trades at Sheffield, 123, 333
  • Board of Trade Returns, 582
  • Copper, Glasgow, 640
  • Copper Ore Imports to Clyde, 491, 581
  • Copper in Sweden, 492
  • Conies Engine Contract, 519
  • Cotton Trade, 618
  • Engineering, Japan, 619
  • Engineering, Middlesbrough and Tyne, 518
  • Engineering, Sheffield, 302, 333, 491,, 518, 606, 635, 677, 790
  • Fireproof Brick Industry, Sweden, 541
  • French Mechanical Industries, 359, 556
  • Highbridge Locomotive Works, 699
  • Locomotive Orders for Atlas Works, Glasgow, 730
  • Locomotive Trade, Glasgow, 790
  • Locomotive Trade, Men Engaged, 790
  • Petroleum in Ecuador, 25
  • Pipe-Founding, Glasgow, 540
  • Russian Platinum, 15
  • Sugar Machinery Contracts, Greenock, 452
  • Staffordshire Pottery, 772
  • Tin Industry, 635
  • Tinplate Industry, 761, 791
  • Tinplate, Penclawdd, 249
  • Tubeplate Works in Russia, 250

Institutions. See Technical Societies

Iron and Steel :

  • American Iron Work Wages Reduced, 400
  • American Minerals, 453
  • American Pig Iron, 312
  • American Southern States Metallurgy, 363
  • Belgian Industries, 684, 740
  • Belgian Rail Exports, 453
  • Birmingham, 60, 94, 126, 252, 284, 402, 432, 464, 494, 521, 552, 584, 618, 680, 710, 722, 788
  • Blast Furnaces, Belgian, 363, 507, 519
  • Blast Furnaces, Britain, 49
  • Blast Furnaces Damped Down, 249, 272
  • Blast Furnaces, Scotch, 249, 272, 420
  • Blast Furnaces in United States, 83, 436
  • British Iron Production, 549
  • Briton Ferry Steel Works, 14
  • Cleveland Trade, 15, 48, 82, 94, 123, 155, 175. 126, 207, 249, 252, 273, 284, 302, 314, 333, 362„
  • 387, 402, 421, 452, 491, 494, 518, 540, 573, 606, 618, 647, 650, 677, 698, 730, 760, 790
  • Cornish Metal Trade, 680
  • Crewe Works, 618
  • Cupola, New Form of, 607
  • Enamelling Castings, 330
  • Exports from Britain, 49
  • Firebox Steel, 49
  • France, Iron Minerals, 453
  • French Fishplates, 573
  • German Rail Exports, 363
  • Glasgow. See Scotch
  • Ingots Consolidated by Centrifugal Action (Sweden), 363
  • Iron and Coal in Belgium, 186
  • Italy, Iron Trade, 716
  • Lancashire, 26, 60, 94, 126, 220, 252, 284, 313, 344, 374, 402, 432, 464, 494, 521, 551, 584, 618, 650, 680, 709, 742, 772 787
  • Leeds, 494
  • Locomotive Axles, 15
  • Manganese Steel for Mine Car Wheels, 79
  • Microstructure of Steel, 492
  • Middlesbrough. See Cleveland
  • Middlesbrough Shipments, 540
  • Natal Iron Ore, 453
  • Ore Imports to Glasgow, 491, 581, 699
  • Pig Iron, Belgium, 519
  • Pig Iron in Germany, 400, 587
  • Pig Iron, Price in Americas 582
  • Pig Iron Production in United States, 250
  • Prices of Plates, Stc., 79
  • Purity of Iron Ingots, 453
  • Rails, Belgian, 363
  • Rails, French, 404
  • Rails, Harder Steel Preferable, 303
  • Rails in United States, 430
  • Rolling and Forging in Sheffield, 677
  • Rolling Mill Proprietors and the Coal Crisis,
  • Sheffield, 272
  • Rotherham, 60, 94, 126, 252, 314, 402, 494, 551, 650, 772, 787
  • Scotch, 13, 48, 82, 123, 154, 176, 208, 249, 284, 332, 362, 387, 420, 452, 491, 519, 540, 581, 606, 646, 677, 730, 760, 790
  • Sheffield, 15, 26, 48, 82, 123, 126, 176, 249, 252, 272, 302, 314, 333, 361, 374, 391, 402, 421, 452, 491, 494, 518, 539, 582, 606, 635, 650, 677, 698, 699, 731, 742, 772, 787, 790
  • Sheffield Trade with France, 698
  • Sheffield Trade and United States, 48, 421
  • Skerne Works, Darlington, Restarted, 15
  • South Wales Shipments, 83, 329, 491, 730
  • Spanish Steel Rails, 519
  • Staffordshire Men Visit Cardiff, 14
  • Steel, Cast, in Locomotive Fireboxes, 15
  • Sulphur in Cast Iron, 400
  • Sweden, Iron in, 46
  • Tees, Shipments from the, 421
  • Trades Union Congress, 284
  • Tube Mill at Wednesbury, 79
  • Union of German Iron and Steel Manufacturers, The, 156
  • Wales, Trade, 126, 284, 464, 521, 710
  • Wire Rope, 83
  • Wolverhampton, 26, 60, 94, 126, 252, 284, 314, 344, 374, 402, 432, 464, 494, 525, 584, 618, 650, 680, 710, 772, 787
  • Yorkshire. See Sheffield

Irrigation :

  • Egypt Schemes, 678
  • Nile Reservoirs, 492
  • Periyar Works, 90
  • Western States of America, 453

Labour Questions. See Trade societies

Light. Electric. See Electricity

Locomotives. See Railways

Machine Tools. See Mechanics

Markets :

  • Cleveland Iron, 14, 48, 82, 123, 155, 175, 207, 249, 273, 302, 333, 362, 387, 421, 452, 491, 518, 539, 573, 605, 646, 677, 698, 730, 760, 790 Copper in Glasgow, 540, 581, 606, 646, 677, 699, 730, 760, 790
  • Glasgow Pig Iron, 13, 48, 82, 123, 154, 176, 208, 248, 272, 302, 332, 362, 387, 420, 452, 491, 518, 540, 581, 606, 646, 676, 699, 730, 760, 790
  • Make and Disposal of Cleveland Iron, 15, 175, 302, 421, 573, 698

Mechanics :

  • Awards to Workmen for Invention, 799
  • Burnt Clay Ballast, Preparing, 678
  • Cement, Portland, Manufacturing, 282
  • Cement, Proportions of, 209
  • Cement Tests, 303
  • Concrete Beams, Strength of, 282. See LiTrsits
  • Drilling Square Holes, 156
  • Electricity and the Cementation of Steel, 250
  • Grouting up Quicksands, 492
  • Hardness of Metals, 177
  • Lubricated Bearings, Friction of, 123
  • Milling Cutters and their Work, 647
  • Portland Cement Plant, 492
  • Puddle Wall Formation, 492
  • Rivets, Closing Long, 799
  • Riveting Machines, Pressure in, 761
  • Screw Thread, British Association, 770
  • Stock Ramming at Sault Ste. Marie Canal, 678
  • Storage of Liquid Carbonic Acid Gas and Compressed Air, 342
  • Strength of Bolts, 678
  • Three Bevel Wheels perfectly Gearing with a Fourth, 520
  • Wheel Construction, New System of, 537

Metals. see Mechanics,

Mining :

  • Austria, 372
  • California, Hydraulic Mining, SOS
  • Coal Miners in Scotland, The, 188
  • Copper in Damaraland, South Africa, 316
  • Diamonds, South African, 519
  • Driving a Heading through Rocks by means of
  • Fire, 520
  • Gold, South African, 541, 652
  • Ratchet Drill, The, in the Cleveland Iron Mines,
  • 175, 188
  • Search Light, Electric, in Shaft Sinking, 620

Miscellaneous :

  • Awards to Workmen for Invention, 799
  • Belgium, Population, 363
  • Brick Pavements, 177
  • British in South Africa, 363
  • Cask-Making Machinery, Ransome, 490
  • Colour Blindness, Board of Trade Examinations for, 177
  • Copper Ore Imports at Clyde, 176
  • Door Fastening Device, 400
  • Employes, The, in Government Factories, 188
  • Engineering Review, The, 156
  • French Capital in Argentina, 549
  • French Foreign Trade, 79
  • German Patents, 224
  • Grain Elevator, American, 746
  • Graphical Calculation, 541
  • Heating and Ventilating, 273
  • Immigration into United States, 363
  • Indian Cotton, 462
  • Indian Petroleum, 348
  • Ivory from Congo, 374
  • July Board of Trade Returns, 209
  • Lavish Decoration, 350
  • Liquid Air, Carriage of, 647
  • Ma 11p 5 of America for the Use of English Visitors,
  • Mexican Corn for Egypt, 549
  • Mont Blanc Observatory, 218
  • New Lighthouse on the Coast of Skagerak, A, 186
  • New Lighthouse at Punta Medianos, 192
  • Niagara Falls Power Station, 363, 498, 607
  • Observatory at Chicago, Yerkes, 282
  • Observatory on Mont Blanc, 453
  • Oil, American Petroleum, 729
  • Oil Trade, Scotch and French, 541
  • Patents Examination, 647
  • Petroleum, Pennsylvania, 519
  • Population, Antipodean, 519
  • Portishead Town Improvements, 83
  • Portland Cement Plant, 492
  • Private Bill Legislation, 303
  • Ransome's Cask-Making Machinery, 490
  • Rating of Machinery, 360
  • Refuse Destructor for Edinburgh, 420
  • Roads, Russian, 759
  • Sahara, The Desert of, 160
  • South African Free State, 30
  • South African Public Works, 316
  • Stadia Telescope, 799
  • Sulphate of Ammonia, 272
  • Sulphite-Cellulose Manufacture in Sweden, 386
  • Tariff Propositions, American, 746
  • Trieste Commerce, 615
  • Ventilating and Heating, 273
  • Wages Paid and Prices in the United States, 1840-1890, 79
  • Willans Memorial Fund, 421
  • Zuyder Zee, The, 162

Naval. See also Shipbuilding

  • Admiralty Inspection, 329
  • American Gunboats, 360. See also United States
  • Armour-Plate Orders, 391
  • Armour-Plate Order for Sheffield, 698
  • Armour-Plate, Sheffield, 333
  • Armour Plates and Ordnance (Trade), 48
  • Battleship in Commission, Cost of, 678
  • Coal Consumption, Spanish Cruiser, 590. See also GENKRAb INDEX
  • Cruiser, First-Class, on View, 156
  • Defences of the British Channel, 468
  • Defences of the Severn, 208
  • Devonport Dockyard, 362, 518
  • Engineers in the Navy, 209
  • French Battleship Jaureguiherry, 550
  • French Cruiser, A New, 192
  • French Cruiser " Suchet," 209
  • French Navy, The. Torpedo-Boat Orders, 173
  • German Military Telegraph, 462
  • H.M.S. " Aamemnon," 421
  • H.M.S. "Alert," 723, 799
  • H.M.S. " Antelope," 83, 124, 249, 282, 540, 639, 699
  • H.M.S. " AstrEea," 540, 761
  • H.M.S. " Barfleur," 624
  • H.M.S. " Bonaventure " 208, 249, 282, 699
  • H.M.S. " Cambrian," 303, 329, 362, 392, 791
  • H.M.S. "Carysfort," 791
  • H.M.S. " Centurion," 372, 421, 465, 540
  • H.M.S. " Colossus," 731
  • H.M.S. " Devastation," 330, 359, 372, 392
  • H.M.S. " Dryad," 682, 791
  • H.M.S. " Eclipse," 518, 606
  • H.M.S. " Forte," 430, 746
  • H.M.S. " Forth," 362
  • H.M.S. " Harrier," 273, 791
  • H.M.S. " Havock," 209, 582, 707. See also Tornado Boat Destroyers
  • H.M.S. " Hebe," 492, 511. See also 610
  • H.M.S. "Hermione," 83, 124, 606, 624, 647, 731
  • H.M.S. " Howe," 707
  • H.M.S. " Leda," 348. See 610
  • H.M.S. " Magnificent," 209, 250, 520
  • H.M.S. " Minerva," 520
  • H.M.S. " Narcissus," 176, 208
  • H.M.S. " Northumberland," 329
  • H.M.S. " Ramillies," 550
  • H.M.S. " Renown," 273, 647
  • H.M.S. " Resolution," 45, 348
  • H.M.S. " Retribution," 761
  • H.M.S. " Revenge," 363, 624
  • H.M.S. " Royal Oak," 511, 648, 682
  • H.M.S. " St. George," 746
  • H.M.S. " Sharpshooter," French Water-Tube
  • Boilers, 363, 791. See 610
  • H.M.S. " Spanker," Tuhulous Boiler, 606
  • H.M.S. " Speedy," 342, 429, 511, 610. See also 579
  • H.M.S. " Sultan's " New Engines, 491, 540
  • H.M.S. " Sybille," 699
  • H.M.S. " Talbot," 391, 677, 699, 791
  • H.M.S. " Theseus," 79, 746, 791
  • H.M.S. t` Torch." 723, 799
  • H.M.SS. " yEolus" and " Spartan," 329
  • H.M.SS. " Bonaventure " and "Antelope," 249, 282
  • H.M.SS. " Bonaventure" and " Cambrian," 83
  • H.M.SS. " Ferret " and " Lynx," 273
  • H.M.SS. " Halcyon " and " Harrier," 273
  • H.M.SS. " Magnificent" and " Majestic," 250
  • " Magnificent " and "Majestic," Engines, 678, 731
  • H.31.SS. " Torch " and " Alert," 723
  • Italian Battleship " Re Umberto," 652
  • Keyham College, 647
  • Keyham College Extension, 730
  • Martin's Induced Draught in the Navy, 746
  • Mediterannean, Battleships for, 282
  • Mexican Navy, 770
  • Navy Engine-Room Artificers' Accommodation, 552
  • New British Gunboats, 707
  • New Ships, Portsmouth, 492
  • Nickel Steel Armour Trials at Creus6t, 333
  • Pembroke Dockyard, 208
  • Plymouth Defences, 518
  • Portsmouth Defences, 49. See also HarbourP, &c.
  • Portsmouth Docks, 155, 177, 208, 362, 761
  • Royal Naval Engineers' College, 392
  • Russian Coast Defence Battleship " Admiral
  • Oushakoff," 624
  • Russian Ironclad " Paris," 707
  • Russian Ironclad " Three Saints," 652
  • Sandy Hook Fort, 363
  • Severn, Defences, 249
  • Submarine Boats, 511
  • Torpedo Boat No. 93, 791
  • Torpedo-Boat Destroyers, 492, 518, 550, 582, 723,731,791. See612. See also GENERAL INDEX
  • Torpedo Boats, British, French, and Russian, 799
  • United States Battleship " Oregon," 537
  • United States Cruiser " Columbia," 678
  • United States Navy, 520, 537, 769
  • United States Triple-Screw Protected Cruiser " Minneapolis," 372
  • United States Submarine Boats, 49
  • Vedette Boat Boiler, 436
  • Warship Machinery in United States and Great Britain, 492

Obituary. See General Index

Piers, See Harbours

Railways:

  • Accident in Tasmania, 582
  • Accidents in United Kingdom, 1892
  • American Freight Rates, 470
  • American Railway Construction, 541
  • American Railway Property, 727
  • American Street Railways, 406
  • Arlberg Railway, 757
  • Bangkok and Korat Railroad, 400
  • Barry Railway, 606, 791
  • Bechuanaland, 342
  • Beira-Mashonaland Railway, 453
  • Belgian Coal Mining, 582
  • Brazilian Railways, 553
  • Burmah Railway, 250
  • Caledonian Railway Dividend, 302
  • Cambrian Railway, 208
  • Cape Government Railways, 791
  • Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad,
  • 436
  • Chicago and North-Western Railroad, 400
  • China, Railway Construction Difficulties, 250
  • Collision at Inverkeithing, Report, 699
  • Collisions at Roscrea and Enfield, 759
  • Continental Expresses, 520
  • Devonshire Railway, Small, 273
  • Dore and Chinley Railway, 421, 606
  • East Usk Railway, 155, 176, 273
  • Eastern of France Railway, 122
  • Electric Tramways and Railways. See Elec-
  • tricity
  • English Railway Receipts, Half-Year, 250
  • Fines for Late Trains, France, 250
  • Fort William and Inverness Scheme, 581
  • Freights in America, 520
  • French Railway, A Great, 290
  • French Railways, 258, 604
  • Glasgow and South-Western Extension in Ayr-
  • shire, 387
  • Glasgow and South-Western Railway Schemes
  • 333
  • Grades for Street Railways, 463
  • Grand Trunk Economics, 624
  • Great Western Railway-, 49, 176, 249, 647, 790
  • Heating Railway Carriages, 790
  • Highland Railway, 730
  • History of the Railway System, 116
  • Honduras Railways, British, 282
  • Hull and Barnsley Railway, 208
  • Illinois Central Railroad, 498
  • Indian Railways, 453
  • Railways—continued.
  • Interlocking Tramways, 652
  • Ismailia and Port Said Railway, 799
  • Japan Railways, 492
  • Japanese Railways, 192
  • Kingsbridge, 582
  • Lancashire, Derbyshire, and East Coast Rail-
  • way, 452
  • Late Trains and Refunding of Fares, 582
  • Locomotive Axles, Steel, 15
  • Locomotive Building, Men Engaged, 799
  • Locomotive, Compound, in America, 15
  • Locomotive, Experimental, at Purdue Univer -
  • sity, 303
  • Locomotive Fireboxes, Cast Steel, 15:
  • Locomotive Race, America, 607
  • London and South-Western Railway, 155
  • Moving a Railway Station, 647
  • Natal Railways, 799
  • New South Wales Railway, 470, 556
  • New South Wales Railways, 716
  • New York Elevated Railways, 716, 732
  • New York Elevated Railways, More, 558
  • Otago Central Railway, 727
  • Railroad Location, 520
  • Railways in Caithness, 14
  • Railways in Severn Valley, 14
  • Railways, Wear of, 453
  • Rhymney Railway, 155, 176, 209, 391, 468, 540,
  • 647
  • Russian Imperial Train, 761
  • Russian Railways, 359, 438
  • St. Gothard Railway, Widening, 799
  • Severn and Wye Railway, 273
  • Sheffield to Bradford New Railway, 491
  • Sheffield Central Station, 635
  • Siberian Railway, 582
  • South African Railways, 799
  • Spanish Railways, 363
  • Taff Vale and Rhymney Railway, 155, 176, 200,
  • 391, 468, 540, 677
  • Train Lighting, 524
  • Tramway Traction, Glasgow, 699
  • Tramways, Glasgow Corporation, 452
  • Tramways, Glasgow Extensions, 362
  • Tramways, Govan, 48
  • Tramways, Street Railways, 727
  • Tramways, Working Electric, 731
  • Transition Curves, 209
  • Trans-Caspian Railway and Saxaoul, 541
  • Trans-Siberian Railway, 470
  • Victorian, 404
  • Victorian Railway Rates, 522
  • Vienna City Railway, 47
  • Wagons, Railway, 678
  • Welsh Railway Schemes, 582
  • West of England Railways, 518
  • Yorkshire New Schemes, 539

Sewage :

  • Alcester Sewage Disposal, 641
  • Barnstaple Drainage, 677
  • Glasgow Precipitation Works, 14
  • Harrogate, 761
  • Melbourne Sewage, 647
  • Monmouth, 249, 540
  • Oundle, 584
  • Pollution of the Avon, 582
  • Pollution of the Calder, 590
  • Pollution of River Bollen, Macclesfield, 707
  • Pollution of the Yeo, 329
  • Purification, Manchester Canal (Crompton), 83
  • Sanitation of German Towns, 799
  • Sewage Purification at Dundrum Asylum, 111
  • Shipley Sewerage, 582
  • Slope of Sewers, 541
  • Wimbledon Sewage Filter Beds, 15

Shipbuilding, Shipping, &c :

  • Aluminium Launch, 519
  • Austrian Steamship Subsidies, 520
  • Barry and Bristol Communication, 303
  • Bremen Shipping, 550
  • Bristol Channel Paddle Steamer, 362
  • Bristol and New York Service, 14
  • Bulgarian Shipping Enterprise, 288
  • Clyde Shipbuilding, 14, 123, 176, 208, 272, 302,
  • 333, 387, 420, 452, 540, 541, 581, 606, 699, 760
  • Shipbuilding, Shipping, &c.—continued.
  • Contracts for New Ships, 14, 82, 272. See also
  • Clyde Shipbuilding
  • Cramp and American Navy, 303
  • Cunard Steamer " Lucania," 250, 268. See
  • GENERAL INDEX
  • Engineering Industries, 48
  • Exports from Clyde, 302
  • Fairfield Working Hours Reduced, 519
  • First-Class Cruiser, A, On View, 156
  • French Steamer for West India Trade, 678
  • French Yachts, 799
  • Grain Cargoes, 526
  • Hamburg-American New Steamers, 511
  • Hook of Holland Route to Continent, 732
  • Howden's Forced Draught, 790
  • Hull Trade, 772
  • International Company's S.S. " Kensington,' 550
  • Lancashire Engineering Trade, State of, 158
  • Lengthening German Steamer " Bayern," 372
  • Lifeboat, Steam (Green) Turbine, 791
  • Losses of Ships at Sea, 569
  • Marseilles Trade, 496
  • Mercantile Marine of United States and Great Britain, 492
  • Diessageries Maritimes, 311
  • New Orleans and Liverpool, 363
  • Newport News, U.S.A., and Liverpool Line, 519
  • Oil Launch, Messrs. Vosper's, 156
  • Pacific Australian Service, 281
  • Pacific Mail Steamship Company, 714
  • Queenstown v. Southampton Mail Routes to New York, 24
  • Refrigeration on Board Ship, Hall's, 678, 761
  • Refrigeration on Board Ship, Linde British, 678
  • Samuda's Shipbuilding Yard, 273
  • " Scot," Record Passage to Cape, 49
  • Shipbuilding on Wear, A Year's, 698
  • Shipping Federation, 126
  • Steam Yacht Race on the Clyde, 130
  • Strength of Ships, 646
  • Swedish Shipbuilding, 303
  • Tees Shipbuilding, 491, 647
  • Thames Excursion Steamer, New, 757
  • Time of Voyage to London, Australia (Messageries Maritimes), 682
  • Tyne Trade, 518
  • Union Line Steamer, New, 541
  • White Star Steamer " Gothic," 761
  • Work at Devonport, 177
  • Work at Portsmouth, 176
  • Yorkshire Engineering Trade, The, 176

Shipping. See Shipbuilding, etc.. and Naval

Societies. See Technical. &c., or Trades, &c.

Strikes. See Trade Societies

Technical Societies. Institutions. etc:

  • Association of Colliery Managers (Scotland), 677
  • Birmingham Association of Engineers, 607 Birmingham Students, Institution Civil Engi-neerir, 541
  • British Astronomical Association, 519
  • Building Trades and Technical Education, 742
  • Cambridge University Extension Lectures, 607
  • Chesterfield and Midland Institution of Engineers, 14, 760
  • Civil and Mechanical Engineers, 111
  • Cleveland Institute of Engineers, 760
  • Colliery Managers, National Association of, 272, 302
  • East of Scotland Engineering Association, 760 Expenditure by London Livery Companies, 79 Glasgow Students, Institution of Civil Engineers, 760
  • Grants, Government, to Evening Schools, 520 Hull and District Institution of Engineers and Naval Architects, 453
  • Incorporated Association of Municipal and County Engineers, 11, 111, 462
  • Institute of Marine Engineers, 761
  • Institution of Civil Engineers, 582
  • Institution of Electrical Engineers, 166
  • Institution of Engineers and Shipbuilders in
  • Scotland, 519. 581, 646, 760
  • Junior Engineering Society, 154, 607, 678, 799
  • Keyham College Extensions, 731
  • King's College Engineering Society, 541
  • Leeds Association of Engineers, 731
  • Liverpool Engineering Society, 607, 678, 799
  • Lloyd's Registry and the Science of Naval Architecture, 760
  • London Association of Foremen Engineers and Draughtsmen, 479, 723
  • Mason College Engineering Society, 678
  • Midland Institute of Mining, Civil, and Mechanical Engineers, 176
  • Midland Institute of Engineers, 581
  • National Scholarships for Mechanics, 318
  • Newcastle Foremen Engineers and Draughtsmen's Association, 761
  • Newcastle Students, Institution of Civil Engineers, 607, 761
  • North-East Coast Institution of Engineers and Shipbuilders, 154, 607, 678
  • Northern Society of Electrical Engineers, 731
  • Owens College Engineering Society, 678
  • Owens College, Manchester, 49, 647, 731
  • Royal Institution, 699
  • Royal Scottish Society of Arts, 420, 677
  • Sheffield Technical School, 731
  • South Wales Institute of Engineers, 155
  • Technical College Scientific Society, Glasgow, 607
  • Technical Colleges, 372
  • West of Scotland Iron and Steel Institute, 491, 607
  • West of Scotland Technical College Scientific Society, 730
  • Whitworth Institute, 49
  • Whitworth Scholarships, 209
  • Yorkshire Engineering Society, 541, 647
  • Yorkshire Miners' Association, 677

Telegraphy. See Electricity

Telephony. See Electricity

Trade. See Iron and Steel, Coal, Shipbuilding. and Industries

Trades Unions, Strikes, etc. :

  • Amalgamated Carpenters and Joiners, 344
  • Amalgamated Society of Engineers, 59, 94, 220, 343, 464, 617
  • Amalgamated Society of Railway Servants, 158
  • Arbitration in the Boot Trade, 126
  • Belfast Shipyard Strike, 464
  • Blacksmiths' Association, 314, 494, 617, 742
  • Board of Trade Skilled Labour Report, 93, 251, 373, 493, 650, 771
  • Boilermakers and Iron Shipbuilders' Society, 93, 251, 521, 650, 771
  • Boot and Shoe Operatives' Movement, 374, 432
  • Carpenters and Joiners' Society, 618, 742
  • Cleveland Miners' Wages, 333
  • Clyde Joiners' Strike, 464, 522
  • Coal Crisis, 48, 60, 82, 94, 124, 157, 187, 207, 219, 249, 251, 272, 273, 283, 302, 313, 333, 343, 362, 374, 391, 401, 421, 431, 452, 464, 494, 518, 521, 551, 581, 583, 617. See 641, 679, 709, 742. See also 243, 456
  • Colliers and Lock-Out owing to Accidental Causes, 731
  • Concession to Ironworkers, 606
  • Conciliation Board in Durham, 584
  • Conciliation in Middlesbrough District, 730
  • Condition of Industrial Market, 26
  • Cotton Spinners' Society, 742
  • Derbyshire Enginemen and Firemen's Union, 249
  • Dockers' Union Congress, 374
  • Dockers' Labour, Condition, 771
  • Effect of the Coal Strike in the Salt Trade, 1216
  • Eight-Hours Bill, 221
  • Eight-Hours Day Application, 680
  • Eight Hours in Government Factories, 710
  • Employers' Liability Bill in Parliament, 584, 618, 650, 680, 709, 742, 772, 787, 789
  • Featherstone Riots, 522, 742
  • French and Belgian Miners, 374, 402, 432
  • Government Employes, 27, 94, 374
  • Government and Sweating, 710
  • Grimsby Trades Council and Government Work, 790
  • Ironfounders' Society, 60, 220, 344, 493, 617, 741, 742
  • Ironmoulders, Associated, 94, 220, 342, 464, 584, 742
  • Ironstone Miners, The Cleveland, 158
  • Labour Commission, 584
  • Labour Difficulties in 1893, 787
  • Labour M.P.'s and the Code for Evening Schools, 60
  • Living Wage, 710
  • London Trade, 650
  • London Trades Council and Miners' Strike, 432
  • Middlesbrough Blastfurnacemen's Wages, 14
  • Middlesbrough Iron and Steel Wages, 452
  • Midland Wages Board, 158
  • Miners Abroad, 709
  • Miners' Federation, 125, 155
  • Miners' Questions, 27, 94, 584, 760, 772. See Coal Crisis.
  • Miners' Wages Board, 742
  • Miners' Wages since 1886, 679
  • North of England Arbitration Board, 123, 158, 362, 584
  • Northumberland Miners' Wages, 584
  • Pension Fund of Messrs. W. H. Smith and Co. 680
  • Pittsburg Difficulties, 26
  • Railway Congress in Glasgow, 465
  • Rotherham Ironworkers, 518
  • Sailors and Firemen's Union Extravagance, 432
  • Scotch Coalmasters and their Men, 362
  • Scotch Miners' Strike, 677, 709, 741, 772
  • Ship Carpenters' Strike, Southampton, 618
  • Shipwrights' Society, 618
  • Sliding Scale, Middlesbrough Iron Trade, 302, 677, 709
  • Sliding Scale in Wales, 421, 789
  • Strike of Ship Joiners on the Tyne, 126
  • Strikes in 1893, 787
  • Trades Congress and Miners' Dispute, 584
  • Trades Societies Established by Law (Bousfield' Bill), 787
  • Trades Union Congress, 188, 220
  • Unemployed and Government, 465, 522, 552, 790
  • Wages in Cleveland Iron Trade, 123
  • West Yorkshire Colliery Owners, 14
  • Workmen's Exhibition, 26. See also 17
  • Yorkshire Miners' Association, 677, 699
  • Yorkshire Miners and their Reduction, 14, 790
  • Zurich Congress, The, 158

Tramways. See Railways

Tunnelling :

  • Italian Tunnel, 94
  • Simplon Tunnelling Contract, 524

Warships. See Naval

Water Supply, etc. :

  • Artesian Wells in New South Wales, 507
  • Ashbourne, 404
  • Bust of the Late Berlin Water Works Engineer, 30
  • Chard Supply, 518
  • Chicago Supply, 541
  • Compensation for Loss of Water (Scotland),
  • Exmouth, 302
  • Fauna in Paris Mains, 430
  • Glasgow, 14
  • Kimberley Supply, 785
  • Merthyr and Messrs. Crawshay, 83
  • Newport Supply, 273
  • Nile Reservoirs, 492
  • Oundle Supply, 590
  • Pembroke Supply, 273
  • Radstock, 165
  • Reservoirs for Naples, 541
  • Sinking Shafts by Freezing Process, 541
  • Spalding Town Supply, 568
  • Uttoxeter Works, 590


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