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British Industrial History

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The Engineer 1860/01/06

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Main Subjects

  • American Arctic Expedition, p 12.
  • Details of American Practice, p 12. (Illustrated).
  • Editorial, p 1 and 9.
    • The Past and The Future.
    • Progress of Steam Navigation.
    • Railway Train Signals.
    • Steam Fire Engines.
    • The Westminster Bell - Big Ben Disaster - Mears, Denison, Warner
  • Resistance of Glass Globes and Cylinders to Collapse from External Pressure; and on the Tensile and Compressive Strength of Various Kinds of Glass - By William Fairbairn and Thomas Tate, p 2.

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