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Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
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Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
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Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.
Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: General Index.

Note: This is a sub-section of Engineering 1881 Jan-Jun: Index

  • ABOLITION of Lighthouse Dues, Proposed, 229
  • Accidents, American Railway, 206
  • Act. Boiler Explosions. 181, The, 171
  • Actinic Balance. The, 495
  • Action of the Radiophone, The, 281
  • Adams's Flushing Syphon, 514
  • Address of the President of the Institution of Civil Engineers, 79
  • African, South, Diamond Mines, 506
  • Ahroecker's Compound Engine for Aeronautical Purposes. 458
  • Air, Cold, Machines for Producing, 112, 194, 221
  • Air Compressing. 116, 170, 249
  • Air Compressor, Owen's, 481
  • Air Compressors for the Arlberg Tunnel, 114
  • Algiers, Railways in. 70
  • Alloys of manganese, The, 543
  • Altnanacka, Technical Pocket. 177
  • Alta I calla Railway, Statistics of the, for 1878, 97
  • Amalgamations, Railway, 573
  • American Bessemer Product, 206
  • American Express Locomotive. 333
  • American Locomotive, The Fontaine, 274
  • American Needle, The, 364
  • American Railroad Construction, 98
  • Analysis, London Water, 463
  • Anderson's Patent Bill, 617
  • Angus's Reversible Tool Holder, 39
  • Antecedents of the Photophono, The, 1, 42, 204, 258, 401
  • Anthracite Coal Breaker, 119
  • Anthracite Coalfields of Pennsylvania, The ; Mineral Fuel in the United States, 29, 135, 217, 271, 348, 451, 5.58, 631
  • "Anthracite," Yacht, Perkins' Compound Engines of the, 4
  • Arbitration in the United States, Industrial, 3G1
  • Arches, Th., Theory of. 557, 606, 631
  • Architecture. Naval Progress in, 93
  • Armour Plates, Trial of, 124
  • Artificial Seasoning of Timber, 495
  • Arts. The Society of, 44
  • Assurance, Sanitary, 71
  • " Assyrian Monarch," 8.s. Compound Engines and Boilers of the. 481, 539, 585, 641
  • Atlantic Cables. New. 14, 9;
  • Atmospheric Pressure at London. 493
  • Aurora Borealis and Telegraph Cables, The, 285
  • Automatic Vacuum Brakes, 617. 628
  • Aylesbury's Doub:e Band Saw, 332
  • Ayrton and Perry's Portable Dead-Beat Galvanometer, 640
  • Balance, The Actinic, 495
  • Balance, A Thermal, 45
  • Band Saw, Aylesbury's Double, 832
  • Barometers, Public, 571
  • Batley and Paddock Boiler Explosions, The, 177, 197, 200, 204, 598
  • Battle of Rickmansworth, The, 491
  • Becke's Horizontal Condensing Engine, 7
  • Belting, Paper, 494
  • Ben Nevis, The Observatory on, 643
  • Bergish-Markiache Railway, Composite Carriage for the, 4
  • Bessemer Product. American, 206
  • Bessemer Steel and Steel Rails in the United
  • States, The Manufacture of, 477, 536
  • Bessemer Steel in the United States, 206
  • Bessemer Steelmaking in the United States, 417
  • Bidwell's Telephotograph, 257
  • Bilbao Harbour, Bruce and Batho's Dredger for, 506
  • Bill Legislation. Private, 13, 520, 546, 569, 595, 647
  • Bill, Mr. Anderson's Patent, 617
  • Bills ih Committee, 546
  • Bills Private, for Session 1881, 13
  • Blackburn and Over-Darwen Tramway, The, 561
  • Blast Furnaces, American, 259
  • Blue Colour of the Sky, The. 339
  • Blundells' " Waterwitch" Pump, 61
  • Blythe's System for Preserving Railway Sleepers, 114
  • Boats. Torpedo, 469
  • Boiler, Cottew's Marine, 274
  • Boiler and Engine Inspection, 646
  • Boiler and Engine Insurance, 515
  • Boiler Explosion at Barrow, The, 648
  • Boiler Explosion at Loughborough. The, 226
  • Boiler Explosion, The Maidstone, 98 418
  • Boiler Explosion at the Wheal Eliza Mine, The, 125
  • Boiler Explosions Act, 1881, The. 171
  • Boiler Explosions. The Batley and Paddock, 177, 197. 200, 204. 598
  • Boiler Explosions ; Circular from the Manchester Steam Users' Association, 146
  • Boiler Explosions, D mlestic,
  • Boiler Explosions, Legislation re, 496
  • Boiler Explosions; Mr. Marten's Models. 572
  • Boiler Explosions in 1880; Report of Mr. E. B. Marten, 2.54
  • Boiler Inspection ; Report of Mr. J. Waugh, 177
  • Boiler Insurance and Inspection ; Meeting of the Boiler Insurance and Steam Power Company. 37
  • Boiler, Piedbceuf's Combined Tubular and Lancashire. 352
  • Boiler Trials, The Dusseldorf Exhibition, 529
  • Boilermakers and Iron Shipbuilders, The, 514
  • Boilers and Compound Oscillating Engines for the Steamships " Prinses Marie" and " Prinses Elisabeth " 65, 119, 170. 218
  • Boilers with Fox's Corrugated Flues. 610
  • Boilers of the "Livadia," The Steel, 376, 585
  • Boilers, Steel, in France, 596
  • Boilers, Water-Tube, at Dusseldorf, 642
  • Boudet's Microphone, 176
  • Boxes, Griffin's Tin, 470
  • Boyle's System of Ventilation, 71
  • Brake, The Westinghouse, 70
  • Brakes, Automatic Vacuum, 617, 628
  • brat, es, Continuous, Conference of Railway Engineers on, 461, 465
  • Brakes, Continuous. on Freight Trains, 546
  • Breaking of Tyres. 124
  • Bridge, The Chaudiere; Canadian Railways, 374
  • Bridge over the Douro at Oporto, The New, 150
  • Bridge, Foot, over the Seine at Palmy, 148
  • Bridge, The Forth. 206, 469
  • Bridge or Tunnel ? 517
  • Bridges, Girder, 242
  • Bridges on the Napier and Manawatu Railway, 5.2.2
  • Bridges, The New Thames, 439
  • Bridges, Straight Link Suspension, 297, 373,
  • British Association of Gas Managers, The, 621
  • British Association Meeting, The, 620
  • Brockie's Electric Lamp, 93
  • Broken Crankshaft, Repairing a, with Wire Rope, 561
  • Broken Stone, Testing, 286
  • Bronze, Manganese, '229
  • Bronzes, The Strongest of the, 339
  • Brown s Engines for Steam Launches, 34
  • Brush Electric Light, The, 71, 285
  • Brush System of Electric Lighting, The, 55, 83, 123
  • Brush System, The; Electric Light in the City, 337
  • Bucknill's Instrument for Testing Electrical Resistances, 590
  • Burners, Recent Gas, 466
  • CaMe Towage on Canals, 287
  • Cables for the East River Bridge, The, 98
  • Cables, New, 206
  • Cables, New Atlantic, 14,97
  • Cables, Submarine Telegraph, Laying and Repairing, 250
  • Cables, Telegraph, and the Aurora Borealis, 285
  • Cad'at's Lubricator, 566
  • California, The Treatment of Gold Quartz in, 246, 323, 403, 632, 605
  • Caloric Pumping Engine, Ericsson's Duplex, 382
  • Cambridge, Engineering at, 417
  • Canada Central Railway; Canadian Railways, 136, 190, 244
  • Canada, Public Works in, 440

CANADIAN RAILWAYS:

  • Canada Central, 136, 190, 244
  • Chaudibre Bridge, 874
  • Hamilton and North-Western, 581
  • St. Lawrence and Ottawa, 58
  • Canal de l'Est, The Grand, 176
  • Canal, The Panama Ship, and Railway, 43, 207, 257, 326. 392. 517, 597
  • Capital Expenditure on Railways. 469
  • Carbolic Acid. The Diffusibility of, 206
  • Carbon Reophot-as, 442
  • Carboniser and Destructor, Fryer's, 59
  • Carnelley's Hot Ice, 620
  • Carriage, Composite ; Bergish-Markische Railway, 4
  • Carriage of Mails and Parcels, The, 547
  • Carriages. Warming Railway, 96
  • Cartridges, Fired, Morris's Apparatus for Utilising, 147
  • Case, An Important Disclaimer, 187
  • Cast Iron, The Physical Properties of, 478
  • Cast-Iron Wheels, Webb's; London and North-Western Railway, 590
  • Cell. A New Photo-Electric, 44
  • Celluloid, 597
  • Centennial Anniversary of the Birth of George Stephenson, The. 124. 259, 593
  • Central Station for London, A New, 312
  • Characteristics, Lighthouse, 206, 224
  • Charges, Railway, 415
  • Charts, Statistical, 286
  • Chillies. Michel, 248
  • Chaudi6re Bridge; Canadian Railways, 374
  • Chicago Stock-Yards, 124
  • China, The Telegraph in, 311
  • Circular from the Manchester Steam Users' Association ; Boiler Explosions, 146
  • City, The Electric Light in the, 335
  • City and Guilds of London Institute, The, 98
  • "City of Rome." Launch of the, 615
  • Classification of Patents, 97
  • Cleveland, Notes from, 9, 37, 72, 100, 120, 148, 171, 202, 232, 253, 282, 31:3, 334, 360, 894, 425, 450, 464, 489. 516, 549, 567, 592, 614, 651
  • Clocks in Paris, Pneumatic, 521
  • Clocks, Pneumatic, 635
  • Clyde Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering in 1880, 32. 65. 141
  • Clyde Steamers. Two New. 649
  • Coal Breaker, Anthracite, 119
  • Coal, Deep Winning of, 61
  • Coal Mines, Electric Lighting in, 621
  • Coal. The Spontaneous Ignition of, 620
  • Coast Warner, A Submarine, 495
  • Coating of Metals, 393
  • Cold Air, Machines for Producing, 112, 194, 221
  • Cold Storage, 393
  • College, The London University, Engineering Laboratory at the, 68, 177
  • College of Science and Arts, The Glasgow, 521
  • Colliery Explosions in 1880, 150
  • Columns, Wrought-Iron, The Strength of, 339
  • Combined Tubular and Lancashire Boiler, Piedbosurs, 352
  • Committee, Bills in, 546
  • Composite Carriage ; Bergisb-Markische Railway, 4
  • Compound Condensing Engine, Ehrhardt and Sebmor's, 88
  • Compound Engine for Aeronautical Purposes, Ahrbecker's, 468
  • Compound Engine Trial at Oak Mill, Farnworth, 166
  • Compound Engines and Boilers of the s.e. " Assyrian Monarch," 481, 539, 585, 641
  • Compound Engines (Perkins' System) of the Yacht " Anthracite," 4
  • Compound Locomotives, 95
  • Compound Marine Engine, Young's, 280
  • Compound Non-Condensing Engines, 311
  • Compound Oscillating Engines and Boilers for the Steamships " Prinses Marie" and "Prinses Elisabeth," 65, 119, 170, 218
  • Compressing Air, 116, 170, 249
  • Compression, Heating Effects due to, 547
  • Compressor, Owen's Air, 484
  • Compressors, Air, for the Arlberg Tunnel, 114
  • Condenser, A Speaking, 45
  • Condensers, New Method of Comparing, 229
  • Condensing Engine, Becke's Horizontal, 7
  • Condensing Engine, Horizontal, with Automatic Expansion Gear, 401
  • Conductivity and Stress, Electric, 572
  • Conductor. Lightning, 495
  • Conjugate Power Curves of Steam Vessels, 27
  • Consolidation or Railway Stocks, 494
  • Constant Water Supply in London, 417
  • Construction of the Photophone, The, 96
  • Constructive Materials, Testing, 339
  • Continuous Brakes, Conference of Railway Engineers on 461, 465
  • Continuous Brakes on Freight Trains, 546
  • Contractors' Congress Au International, 521
  • Convention, A Patent, 227
  • Conversazione of the institution of Civil Engineers, The, 573
  • Conversazione of Telegraph Engineers, The, 88S
  • Cooke and Mylchreest's Screw Propeller, 172
  • Copper Mine and Works, The bIaibera ; Japanese Metallurgical Processes, 189
  • Copper and Tin Trades in the United Kingdom The. 15
  • Corliss Engine, Trial of a, 347
  • Corrosion of Iron and Mild Steel, The, 313
  • Corrosion of Iron and Steel, The, 467
  • Corrugated Flues, Boilers with Fox's, 610
  • Cottew's Marine Boiler, 274
  • Crankshaft, Repairing a Broken, with Wire Rope, 561
  • Crankshafts, On the Strength of, 431
  • "Cry of Tin. The." 49.5
  • Crusher, Hall's Stone and Ore, 566
  • Crystals, Electric Absorption of, 546
  • Cunard Mail Ship " Servia," Launch of the, 224
  • Current Railway Legislation, 595
  • Curves of Steam Vessels, On tho Conjugate Power, 27
  • Cylinders for Compound Locomotives, 444
  • Daily Weather Reports, 125
  • Dale's Pumping Engines at the Richmond Water Works, 65
  • Dalzell Steel Works, Motherwell, N.B., 215
  • Day, Summers, and Company's Engines of the Yacht " Wanderer," 444
  • Days, Dickens's Dictionary of, 44
  • Dead-Beat Galvanometer, Portable, 640
  • Deep-Sea Exploration, 178
  • Deep Winning of Coal, 61
  • Deering and Morrison's Portable Rivetter, 383
  • Definition of " Work," The, 864
  • Density of Fluid Metals, The, 178
  • Departure in (Iasmaking, A New. 274
  • Depth Gauge, Sir William Thomson's New, 3
  • Destructor and Carboniser, Fryer's. 69
  • Determination of Oxygen in Iron and Steel, The, 479
  • Diamond Mines, South African, 506
  • " Diary and Text-Book, The Gas Engineer's," 44
  • Dickens's Dictionary of Days, 44
  • Diffusibility of Carbolic Acid, The, 206
  • Direction, Railway, 521
  • Directory for 1880-81, Street's Indian and Colonist Mercantile, 71
  • Disc, The Reese Fusing, 178, 260
  • Disclaimer Case, An implrtant, 187
  • Discovery, Palteological, 229
  • Distillation and Electricity, 811
  • Docks, Milford Haven, 81
  • Docks, Sunderland, New Sea Lock for, 256,106, 359, 413, 452
  • Docks, Sutton Bridge, 620, 649
  • Dockyard Extension Works, The Portsmouth, 161, 179
  • Dr. De la Rue's Electrical Researches, 122
  • Dr. Joule's Papers. 176
  • Dotne•tic Boiler Explosions, 98
  • Dominion or Canada, The Future of the, 177
  • Double Band Saw, Aylesbury's, 332
  • Douro at Oporto, The New Bridge over the, 150
  • Drawing Wire, 310
  • Dredger for Bilbao Harbour, Bruce and Batho's, 506
  • Dredger, Hopper, for Riga Harbour, 384
  • Dredger, Rennie's Swing Jib, for British Guiana 306
  • Dry Fogs, Mr. Aitken on, 151
  • Duplex Caloric Pumping Engine, Ericsson's, 382
  • Dusseldorf Exhibition Boiler Trials, The, 529
  • Dusseldorf, Water-Tube Boilers at, 642
  • Dust and toog, 15
  • Dynamite Litigation, The, 465
  • Dynamo-Electric Current, Telegraphing by the, 286
  • Dynamo-Machine and Rolling Stock, The, 893
  • Dynamometer, A Transmission, 579
  • Early Clyde Steamers, 125
  • Earthquake Action in Scotland and Ireland, 393
  • Earthwork, The Lateral Pressure of, 355
  • East River Bridge, The Cables for the, 98
  • Ebonite, Radiation through. 392
  • Ebonite, The Refractive Index of, 620
  • Economical Advantages of Steel Shipbuilding, Tho. 467, 482
  • Eddystone Lighthouse, The, 520
  • Education, Local, of Naval Architects, The, 387
  • Education, Technical, 469
  • " Efficiency of a Tandem Engine, The," 228, 2S6
  • Egypt, Irrigation in, 520
  • Ehrhardt and Sehmer's Compound Condensing Engine, 88
  • Eighty-Ton Sheer Legs 194
  • Electric Absorption of Crystals, 546
  • Electric Conductivity, Effects of Strain on, 259
  • Electric Conductivity of Heated Gases, The, 547
  • Electric Conductivity and Stress, 572
  • Electric Exhibition, The Paris International, 15, 150, 206, 259, 647
  • Electric Fire fell-Tale, An, 15, 218
  • Electric Illumination by Incandescence, The Maxim System of, 618
  • Electric Lamp, Brockie's, 93
  • Electric Lamp, Krizik's, 514
  • Electric Lamp, Mackenz ie's, 38
  • Electric Lamp, A New, 70
  • Electric Lamp, Swan's, 303
  • Electric Light, The, 494
  • Electric Light, The Brush, 71, 285
  • Electric Light in the City, The, 335
  • Electric Light, Edison's, 124
  • Electric Light, Flashing Signals by the, 176
  • Electric Light, Joel's, 597
  • Electric Light, Maxim's, 569
  • Electric Light in New York, The, 14
  • Electric Light at the Post-Office, The, 494
  • Electric Light in Warfare, The, 492
  • Electric Lighting, 43, 97, 572
  • Electric Lighting, The Brush System of, 5.5, 83, 123
  • Electric Lighting in Coal Mines, 621
  • Electric Lighting by Incandescence, 261
  • Electric Power, 547
  • Electric Probe, Trouve's, 260
  • Electric Tides, 175
  • Electrical Experiment, Hall's, 572
  • Electrical Machine, Voss's Induction, 567
  • Electrical Researches, Dr. De la Rue's, 122
  • Electrical Resistances, Captain Bucknill*s Instrument for Testing, 590
  • Electrical Thermometer, An, 311
  • Electrical Torsion, 387
  • Electricity and Distillation, 311
  • Electricity, The Future of, 339.
  • Electricity and Gas as Heating Agents, 187
  • Electricity, Stored-up, 469, 518, 560, 638
  • Electricity and Wool Spinning, 311
  • Electro-Endoscope, The, 516
  • Electrolysis, Thermal, 417
  • Electromotive Force, Measuring, 177
  • Emigration to the United States, 230
  • Energy, Radiant, Upon the Production of Sound by, 416, 481, 514, 550
  • Engert's Smoke Preventing Apparatus, 7
  • Engine. Ahz•becker's Compound, for Aeronautical Purposes, 458
  • Engine, Becke's Horizontal Condensing, 7
  • Engine and Boiler Inspection, 646
  • Engine and Boiler insurance, 545
  • Engine, Corliss, Trial of a, 347'
  • Engine, Ehrhardt and Sehmer's Compound Condensing, 88
  • Engine, Ericsson's Duplex Caloric Pumping, 382
  • Engine, Horizontal Condensing, with Automatic
  • Expansion Gear, by the Socidte Anonyme de Marcinelle et Couillet, 404
  • Engine, Hornsby and Sons' Six-Horse Traction, 34
  • Engine, Man, and Pumping Machinery, Hathorn, Davey, and Company's, 281
  • Engine, The Perkins, 12
  • Engine, Portable Winding, 301
  • Engine, Ryder's Hot-Air, 458
  • Engine, The Straight Line, 300
  • " Engine, Tandem, The Efficiency of a," 228. 2S6
  • Engine Trial, Compound, at Oak Mill, Farnworth, 166
  • Engine, Young's Compound Marine, 280
  • Engineering at Cambridge, 417
  • Engineering Laboratory at the University College, London, 68, 177
  • Engineering, Marine, and Clyde Shipbuilding, 1880, 32, 65, 141
  • Engineering, Telegraphic, in 1880, 11
  • Engineers, The American Society of Civil, 43

ENGINEERS, THE INSTITUTION OF CIVIL; 573

  • Address of the President, 79
  • Conversazione, 573
  • On Deep Winning of Coal in South Wales, by Thomas Forster Brown and George Frederick Adams, 61
  • On the Portsmouth Dockyard Extension Works, by Charles Colson, 161
  • On the Temporary Works and Plant at the Portsmouth Dockyard Extension, by O. II, Meyer, 179
  • On the Weight and Limiting Dimensions of Girder Bridges, by 11. am Ende, 242
  • On the Tide Gauge, Tidal Harmonic Analyser, and Tide Predicter, by Sir William Thomson, 274
  • On the Comparative Endurance of Iron and Mild Steel when Exposed to Corrosive Influences, by D, Phillips, 313
  • On the Actual Lateral Pressure of Earthwork, by B. Baker, 355
  • On the Relative Value of Tidal and Upland Waters in Maintaining Rivers, Estuaries, and Harbours, by Walter R. Browne, 463
  • On Torpedo Boats and Light Yachts for High-Speed Steam Navigation, by John Isaac Thornycroft, 485
  • On the Production of Paraffin and Paraffin Oils, by R. Henry Brunton, 565
  • Students of the Institution, The, 648

ENGINEERS, THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL: 112, 427

  • On the Various Modes of Transmitting Power to a Distance, by Arthur Achard, 86, 112, 115, 143
  • On Harvesting Machinery, by E. Samuelson, 112, 302, 326
  • On Machines for Producing Cold Air, by J. B. Lightfoot, 112, 194, 221
  • On the Farquhar Filtering Apparatus, by Henry Chapman, 113, 145
  • On Stone-Dressing Machinery, by J. D. Brunton and F. Trier, 275
  • On Rivetting, with Special Reference to Ship-work, by Baron Clauzel, 427
  • On Results of Experiments on Rivettad Joints made for the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, by Professor Alex. B. W. Kennedy, 427, 436, 458, 508, 588
  • On Thrashing Machinery, by W. W. Beaumont, 429, 457, 509, 534
  • Engineers, Naval, 335
  • Engineers, Qualified, 286
  • Engineers, Telegraph, The Conversazione of, 388
  • Engines, Compound, and Boilers of the s.s Assyrian Monarch," 481, 539, 585, 641
  • Engines, Compound Non-Condensing, 311
  • Engines, Compound (Perkins' System) of the Yacht " Anthracite," 4
  • Engines, Compound Oscillating, and Boilers for the Steamships " Prinses Marie" and " Prinses Elisabeth," 65, 119, 170, 218
  • Engines, Compound, of the Yacht " Wanderer,"
  • Messrs. Day, Summers, and Co.'s, 444
  • Engines, Dale's Pumping, at the Richmond Water Works, 65
  • Engines. High and Low Service Pumping, at the St. Louis Water Works, U.S.A., 143, 200
  • Engines, Steam Fire, in the North of Europe, 425
  • Engines for Steam Launch. Brown's, 34
  • Ericsson's Duplex Caloric Pumping Engine, 882
  • Estimates, Naval, for 1881, The, 173, 309
  • Exhibition, The Dusseldorf, Boiler Trials at, 529
  • Exhibition in Glasgow, Leather Trades, 628
  • Exhibition, A Japinese, 364
  • Exhibition of Milliug Machinery, The International, 338, 363, 390, 417, 430, 468, 494, 519, 571
  • Exhibition c Woollen Manufactures, International, 596
  • Experiment, Mr. Stroh's, 124
  • Exploration, Deep Sea, 178
  • Explosion, Boiler, at Barrow, The, 648
  • Explosion, Boiler, at Loughborough, 226
  • Explosion, Boiler, at Maidstone, VS, 418
  • Explosion, Boiler, at the Wheal Eliza Mine, 125
  • Explosions Act, 1881, The Boiler, 171
  • Explosions, Boiler, The Batley and Paddock, 177, 197, 200, 204, 598
  • Explosions, Boiler; Circular from the Manchester Steam Users' Association, 146
  • Explosions, Boiler, Legislation re, 406
  • Explosions, Boiler; Mr. Marten's Models, 572
  • Explosions, Boiler, in 1880 ; Repo:t of Mr. E. B. Marten, 254
  • Explosions, Colliery, in 1880, 150
  • Explosions, Domestic Boiler, 98
  • Express Locomotive, Amex jean, 333
  • Eyes, Localising by the, 392
  • Eyesight of Railway Men, The, 441
  • Factory Inspection, 41
  • Fall of Root at Leicester, 621
  • Faraday Lecture, The, 392
  • Farm ?limp, A German, 7
  • Farquhar Filtering Apparatus, The, 113, 145
  • Faure's Secondary Battery, 649
  • Field Telegraphs, Military, 570
  • Filbert-Street Extension of Pennsylvania Railroad, The, 555
  • Filtering Apparatus, The Farquhar, 113, 145
  • Fire-Engines, Steam, in the Norta of Europe, 425
  • Fire Tell-Tale, An Electric, 15, 218
  • Firedamp, 228
  • Firedamp and the Microphone, 417
  • Fired Cartridges, Morris's Apparatus for Utilising, 147
  • Firedoor and Furnace Front, Henderson's, 412
  • Fires, London ; Annual Report, 99
  • Fishery Harbours, 645
  • Flashing Signals by Electric Light, 176
  • Flooding the Shotts, 621
  • Flues, Fox's Corrugated, Boilers with, 610
  • Fluid Metals, The Density of, 178
  • Flushing Syphon, Adams's, 514
  • Fog and Dust, 15
  • Fogs, Dry, Mr. Aitken on, 151
  • Fontaine Locomotive, The, 274
  • Foot Bridge over the Seine at Pussy, 148
  • Foreign and Colonial Notes, 16, 54, 72, 87, 133, 215, 269, 296, 321, 346, 371, 400, 504, 580, 604, 629
  • Foreign Technical Literature, 151, 178, 207, 231, 261, 287, 312, 365, 393, 413, 442, 495, 522, 548, 574, 598, 650
  • Forth Bridge, The, 206, 469
  • France, The Thomas-Gilchrist Steel Process in, 230
  • Franco-Spanish Central Pyrenean Railway, The, 285
  • Freight Charges on American Railways, 45
  • French Arsenals, Mild Steel in, 407, 448
  • French International Electrical Exhibition, The, 15, 150, 206, 259, 647
  • French Navy, Steel in the, 415
  • French Railways, 71
  • French Treaty, The, and the Iron Trade, 638
  • Fryer's Destructor and Carboniser, 59
  • Furnace Front and Firedoor, Henderson's, 412
  • Furnaces, American Blast, 259
  • Fusing Disc, The Reese, 178, 260
  • Future of the Dominion of Canada, The, 177
  • Future of Electricity, The, 339
  • Galvanometer, Ayrton and Perry's Portable Dead-Beat, 640
  • Galvanometer Scale, An Improved, 442
  • Gamgee Zero-Motor, The, 418
  • Gas Burners, Recent, 466
  • Gas, Compressed, for Lighting Buoys, 648
  • Gas and Electricity as Heating Agents, 187
  • Gas Engine Litigation, The, 31], 338
  • Gas Engineer's Diary and Text-Book," The, 44
  • Gas Managers, The British Association of, 621
  • Gas Supply for Heating and Illuminating, 639
  • Gases and Radiant Heat, 176
  • Gasmaking, A New Departure in, 274
  • Gauge Grinding Machine, Taylor and Challen's, 226
  • Gauge, Sir William Thomson's New Depth, 3
  • Gauges, Tide, 274
  • Gear, Automatic Expansion, Horizontal Condensing Engine with, 404
  • Gear, Smith's Signal Locking, 61
  • Geology of Mount Etna, The, 124
  • Geology of New Zealand, The, 573
  • German Farm Pump, A, 7
  • German Rahway Tariffs, 440
  • German Trade with Russia, 649
  • Girder Bridges, 242
  • Glasgow, Leather Trades Exhibition in, 628
  • Glasgow Naval Exhibition, Lectures at the, 45
  • Glasgow, Telephone Progress in, 15, 418
  • God and Platinum in Russia, 163
  • Gold Quartz in California, The Treatment of, 246, 22:3, 403, 532, 605
  • Goods Locomotive Details, Webb's ; London and North-Western Railway, 92
  • Gower-Bell Telephone, The, 44
  • Grain-Milling Trade, The, 230
  • Grand Canal de l'Est, The, 176
  • Gray's Harmonic Telegraph, 230
  • Great Northern Working Expenses, The, 547
  • Griffin's Tin Boxes, 470
  • Gun, The. Hotchkiss Revolving, 124
  • Half-Year, The Railway, 597
  • Hall's Electrical Experiment, 572
  • Hall's Stone and Ore Crusher. 566
  • Hamilton and North-Western Railway; Canadian Railways, 581
  • Harbour, Bilbao, Bruce and Batho's Dredger for, 506
  • Harbour Improvements, Quebec, 248
  • Harbour, Milford Haven, 81
  • Harbour, New York, Removing Obstructions in, 151
  • Harbour, Riga, Hopper Dredger for, 384
  • Harbour Works, The Wick, 365
  • Harbours, Fishery, 645
  • Hardening of Steel, The, 646
  • Harmonic Telegraph. Gray s, 230
  • Harvest Year-Book, The, 124
  • Harvesting Machinery, 112, 302, 326
  • Hastie's Hydraulic Pumps with Variable Stroke, 366
  • Hathorn, Davey, and Company's Pumping Machinery and Man Engine, 281
  • Hawks, Crawshay, and Company's Compound Engines (Perkins' System) of the Yacht " Anthracite," 4
  • Hawks, Crawshay, and Sons' Dredger (Batho and Bruce's System) for Bilbao Harbour, 506
  • Head. Mr. John, 547
  • Heat, The Mechanical Theory of, 24
  • Heat, Radiant, and Gases, 176
  • Heat Regulator for High Temperatures, A, 71
  • Heat Regulator, A Photo-Electric 44
  • Heated Gases, The Electric Conductivity of, 547
  • Heating Agents, Gas and Electricity as, 187
  • Heating Buildings, Steam Pipes for, 125
  • Heating Effects due to Compression, 547
  • Heating and Illuminating, Gas Supply for, 63)
  • Henderson, Mr. William, 90
  • Henderson's Firedoor and Furnace Front. 412
  • H.M.S. " Polyphemus," Launch of, 622, 646
  • Herreshoff Torpedo Boats, The, 260
  • Herz Telephone, The, 285
  • High and Low Service Pumping Engines at the St. Louis Water Works, U.S.A., 143, 200
  • High-Speed Straight Line Engine, 300
  • High Temperatures, The Strength of Iron at, 109
  • Holes, Rivet, in Steel Plates, 283
  • Hopper Dredger for Riga Harbour, 384
  • Hornsby and Sons' Six-Horse Traction Engine, 34
  • Hornsby and Sons' Turnwrest Kent Plough, GO
  • Horizontal Condensing Engine with Automatic Expansion Gear, 404
  • Horizontal Condensing Engine, Becke's, 7
  • Hot-Air Engine, Ryder's, 458
  • Hot Ice, Carnelley's, 620
  • Hotchkiss Revolving Gun, The, 124
  • Hudson River Tunnel, The, 588
  • Hulls, Steel, and Steel-Faced Armour, 352
  • Hydraulic Machinery for Steel Works .,478
  • Hydraulic Pumps with Variable Stroke, Hastie's 366
  • Hydrogen and Carbonic Oxide in Iron and Steel, 479
  • Hydrogen and Nitrogen in Steel and Iron, 203
  • Illuminating and Heating. Gas Supply for, 639
  • Important Disclaimer Case, An, 187
  • Improvements, Quebec Harbour, 248
  • Incandescence, The Maxim System of Electric
  • Illumination by, 618
  • Induction Electrical Machine, Voss's, 567
  • Industrial Arbitration in the United States, 361
  • Industry in Prussia, The Society for the Promotion of, 260
  • Inspection, Boiler ; Report of Mr. John Waugh 177
  • Inspection, Engine and Boiler, 646
  • Inspection, Factory, 41
  • Institute of Hoboken, The Stevens, 597
  • Institute of Scotland, The Mining, 515
  • Instrument for Testing Electrical Resistances Captain Bucknill's, 590
  • Insurance, Engine and Boiler, 545
  • Insurance and Inspection, Boiler; Meeting of the Boiler Insurance and Steam Power Company, 37
  • Integrating Machine, A New, 505
  • International Contractors' Congress, An, 521
  • International Exhibition of Milling Machinery, The, 338, 363, 390.417, 430, 468, 494, 519, 571
  • International Exhibition, The Paris Electric, 15, 1.50, 206. 259, 647
  • International Exhibition of Woollen Manufactures. 596
  • Iron at High Temperatures, The Strength of, 109
  • Iron and Mild Steel, The Corrosion of, 313
  • Iron, Pig, Sliding Scale Prices, 95
  • Iron Shipbuilders and Boilermakers, The, 544
  • Iron Shipbuilding in Brisbane, 176
  • Iron and Steel, 1 he Corrosion of, 467
  • Iron and Steel, The Determination of Oxygen in, 479
  • Iron and Steel, Hydrogen and Carbonic Oxide in, 479
  • Iron and Steel, Hydrogen and Nitrogen in, 203
  • Iron and Steel Imports, American, 312

IRON AND STEEL INSTITUTE, THE: 466, 477

  • On the Relative Corrosion of Iron and Steel, by W. Parker, 467
  • On the Economical Advantages of Steel Shipig, by W. Denny, 467, 482
  • On the Manufacture of Steel and Steel Plates in Russ a, by Sergius Kern, 468
  • On Iron and Steel Permanent Way, by R. Price Williams, 477
  • On the Manufacture of Bessemer Steel and Steel Rails in the United states, by Captain W. It. Jones, 477, 536
  • On the Physical Properties of Cast Iron, by Charles Markham, 478
  • On Hydraulic Machinery for Steel Works, by Michael Scott, 478
  • On the Preservation and Ornamentation of Iron Surfaces, by George Bower, 478
  • On Hydrogen and Carbonic Oxide in Iron and Steel, by John Parry, 479
  • On a New Method for the Determination of Oxygen in Iron and Steel, by Alexander E. Tucker, 479
  • Iron and Steel Permanent Way, 477
  • Iron and Steel Permanent Way, Webb's ; London and North-Western Railway, 5
  • Iron in the Sun, 442
  • Iron Surfaces, The Preservation and Ornamentation of, 478
  • Iron Trade and the French Treaty, Tbe. 638
  • Iron Trade, The Northern Manufactured, 46
  • Iron Trade, 1880, The Scotch, 94
  • Iron Works, The Phoenix, Rhenish Prussia, 139
  • Iron Works, The Rhymney, 612
  • Ironfounders' Society Report, The, 618
  • Irrigation in Egypt, 520
  • Isle of Wight, Sea View Suspension Pier at, 609
  • Isthmian Ship Railway, The, 392
  • Italian Railway Commission, The, 392
  • Italy, Rail and Tramways in, 43
  • Jamieson, Prof. Andrew, on the Photophone, 295
  • Jamin, M. J., on Firedamp, 228
  • Japanese Exhibition, A, 364

JAPANESE METALLURGICAL PROCESSES:

  • Maibera Copper Mine and Works, 189
  • Omodane Works, The, 82
  • Jenkins Punch, The, 463
  • Jib Dredger, Rennie's Swing, for British Guiana, 306
  • Joel's Electric Light, 597
  • Joints, Rivetted, 427, 436, 458, 508, 588
  • Kapunda and North-West Bend Railway, Tank Locomotive for the, 615
  • Kent Plough, Hornsby and Sons' Turnwrest,
  • Krizik's Electric Lamp, 514
  • Laboratory, Engineering, at the University College, London, 68, 177
  • Lamb, Mr. Andrew, 393
  • Lamp, Brockie's Electric, 93
  • Lamp, Krizik's Electric. 514
  • Lamp, Mackenzie's Electric, 38
  • Lamp, A New Electric, 70
  • Lamp, Swan's Electric, 306
  • Lancashire and Tubular Boiler, Piedboeut's Combined, 352
  • Large Extinct Reptiles in a Belgian Coal Mine
  • Lateral Pressure of Earthwork, The, 355 Launch of the " City of Rom .," 615
  • Launch of the Cunard Mail Ship " Servia," 224
  • Launch Engines, Brown's Steam, 34
  • Launch of H.M.8 " Polyphemus," 622, 646
  • Laws, The Patent, 149
  • Laying and Repairing Submarine Telegraph Cables, 250
  • Leadville, Colorado, The Mineral Wealth of, 441
  • Leather Traci, s Exhibition in Glasgow, G28
  • Lecture, The Faraday, 392
  • Lectures at the Glssgow Naval Exhibition, 45
  • Lectures. The Royal institution, 15, 417
  • Lectureship, Proposed, on Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, 443
  • " L'Electricien," 620
  • Legislation re Boiler Explosions. 406
  • L°gislation, Current Railway, 595
  • Legislation, Private Bill, 13, 520, 516, 569, 595, 647
  • Legs, Eighty-Ton Sheer, 194
  • Leicester. Fall of Roof at, 621
  • Library, The Ronalde, 15
  • Library. A Technical, for London, 71
  • Life in Meteorites. 177
  • Life-Saving Apparatus, Rocket. 310
  • Light, The Brush Electric, 71, 285
  • Light, Edison's Electric, 124
  • Light, The Electric, 494
  • Light, The Electric, in the City, 335
  • Light, The Electric, Flashing Signals by, 176
  • Light, The Electric in New York, 14
  • Light, The Electric, at the Post-Office, 494
  • Light, The Electric in Warfare, 492
  • Light, Joel's Electric. 597
  • Light, Maxim's Electric, 569
  • Light. The Velocity of, 573
  • Light Yachts and Torpedo Boats, 485
  • Lighthouse Characteristics, 206, 224
  • Lighthouse Dues, Proposed Abolition of, 229
  • Lighthouse, The Eddystone, 523
  • Lighthouse, The Sandy Island, 44
  • Lighting Buoys, Compressed Gas for, 648
  • Lighting, Electric, 43. 97. 572
  • Lighting, Electric, The Brush System of, 55, 83, 123, 285
  • Lighting by Incandescence, Electric, 261
  • Lightning Conductor, 495
  • Lightning Photographs, 229
  • " Lightning," The Torpedo Boat, 648
  • L'Institut Nations'. 71
  • List of Materials, Price, 26, 54, 80, 108. 134, 162,
  • Mi. 216, 270, 296, 322, 346, 372. 426, 504, 580, 630
  • Literature, Foreign Technical, 151. 178, 207. 231, 261, 287, 312, 365, 393, 413, 4 k2, 495, 522, 548,574, 5s8, 651)
  • Litigation, The Dynamite, 465
  • Litigation. The Gas Engine. 311, 338
  • Lic adia,," The Steel Boilers of the, 376. 585
  • Loral Education of Naval Architects, The, 387
  • Local's;ng by the Eyes, 392
  • Locking Gear. Smith's Signal. 61
  • Locomotive, American Express. 333
  • Locomotive Details, Webb's Goods; London and North-Western Railway, 92
  • Locomotive, The Fontaine, 274
  • Locomotive, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's Ten-Wheeled Tank, 39
  • Locomotive, Tank, for the Kapunda and North-West Bend Railway, 615
  • Locomotive, Tank; North London Railway, 3S3
  • Locomotives, Compound, 95
  • Locomotives. Compound, Cylinders for, 444
  • Loftus and Whitby Railway, The, 469
  • London, Atmospheric Pressure at, 493
  • London Fires ; Annual Report of, 99
  • London Institute, The City and Guilds of, 98
  • London and North-Western Railway, Webb's Cast-Iron Wheels for the, 590
  • London and North-Western Railway, Webb's
  • Iron and Steel Permanent Way for the, 5
  • London and North-Western Railway, Webb's Standard Safety Valves for the, 454
  • London, Tilbury, and Southend Railway, Ten-Wheeled Tank Locomotive for the, 39
  • London Water Analysis. 363
  • London Water Supply, The, 98, 417
  • London Water Works and the Frost, The, 230
  • Loughborough, The Boiler Explosion at, 226
  • Lubricator, Cadiat's, 566
  • McDougall's Mechanical Stoker, 280
  • Machine, A New Integrating, 505
  • Machine, Taylor and Challen's Gauge Grinding, 226
  • Machine Tools in Shipyards, Improved, 470
  • Machine, Voss's Induction Electrical, 567
  • Machinery, Harvesting. 112, 302, 326
  • Machinery, Hydraulic. for Steel Works, 478
  • Machinery, Milling, The International Exhibition of, 338, 363, 390, 417, 430, 468, 494, 519, 571
  • Machinery, Pumping, and Man Engine, Hathorn, Davey, and Company's, 281
  • Machinery, Stone-Dressing, 275
  • Machinery, Thrashirig, 429, 457, 509, 534
  • Machines for Producing Cold Air, 112, 194, 221
  • Mackenzie's Electric Lamp. 33
  • Magnetic Thermoscope, A, 311
  • Dlaibera Copper Mme and Works, The ; Japanese
  • Metallurgical Processes, 189
  • Maidstone Boiler Exp:osion The, 98, 418
  • Mails and Parcels, The Carriage of, 547
  • Mallet's Cylinders for Compound Locomotives, 444
  • Manchester and Sheffield Railway, The, 621
  • Manganese, The Alloys of, 543
  • Manganese Bronze, 220
  • Manufacture of Bessemer Steel and Steel Rails in the United States, 477, 536
  • Manufacture of Steel Hates in RUHR* The, 463
  • Manufactured Iron Trade, he Northern, 46
  • Marine Boiler, Cottew's, 274
  • Marine Engine, Young's Compound, 28)
  • Marine Engineering and Clyde Shipbuilding, 1880. 32, 65, 141
  • Marine Engineering and Naval Architecture,
  • Proposed Lectureship on, 443
  • Marten's Repot on Boiler Explosions in 1830, 254
  • Materials, Price List of, 26, 54, 80, 108, 134, 162, 188, 210, 270, '296, 322, 346 372, 426, 580, 630
  • Maxim System of Electric Illumination by Incandescence, The, 509,618
  • Meacock and Ward's Self-Closing Tap, 514
  • Measuring Electromotive Force, 177
  • Mechanical Refrigeration, 243
  • Mechanical Theory of Heat, The, 24
  • Meeting of the Boiler Insurance and Steam Power Company, 37
  • Meeting of the British Association, 620
  • Mercadier's Thermophone, 572
  • Merchant Ships, The Stability of, 353
  • Metal Cables, Transmission by, 494
  • Metals, Coating of, 393
  • Meteorites. Lire in, 177
  • Meteorological Society, The, 108
  • Method of Comparing Condensers, New, 229
  • Metropolitan Railway Land Operations, 495
  • Microphone, Boudet's, 176
  • Microphone and Firedamp, The, 417
  • Microphonic Time, 206
  • Midland Railway Extensions, 521
  • Mild Steel in French Arsenals, 407, 148
  • Milford Htven Docks, 81
  • Military Field Telegraphs, 570
  • Milling Machinery, The International Exhibition of, 333, 363, 393, 417, 430,468,494. 519, 571

MINERAL FUEL IN THE UNITED STATES 29

  • Anthracite Mining in Pennsylvania, 29, 135, 217, 271, 318 451. 558,631
  • Mineral Wealth of Leadville, Colorado, The, 441
  • Mines, South African Diamond, 506
  • Mining Institute of Scotland, The, 515
  • Molecular Music. 494
  • Monte Penna Wire Ropeway, The, 165
  • Morris's Apparatus for Utilising Fired Cartridges, 147
  • Mount Etna. The Geology of, 124
  • Mountain. The Puy de Dome, 97
  • Music, Molecular, 494
  • Napier and Manawatu Railway, Bridges on the, 522
  • Napier_ an I Sons' Steel Steamer " Parisian," Trial of. 214

NAVAL. ARCHITECTS, THE INSTITUTION OF : 91, 364, 648

  • On the " Almit ante Brown," Argentine Cased Corvette, and the Effect of Steel Hulls and Steel-Faced Armour on future War Ships, by J. D. A. Samuda, 352
  • On the Stability of Certain Merchant Siii;,s, by W, II. White, 353
  • On the Peculiarities of Behaviour of Steel Plates Supplied for the Boilers of the Imperial Russian Yacht " Livadiu,," by W. Parker, 376
  • On Twenty Minutes on the Increased Use of Steel in Shipbuilding awl Marine Engineering, by John R. Itavenbill, 386, 406
  • On the Use of Mild Steel for the Construction of the Hulls of Ships in the Arsenals of tho French Navy, by M. Marc Berrier Fontaine, 407. 4-18
  • On Waves raised by Paddle Steamers, and their Positions Relatively to the Wheels, by James Hamilton, 410
  • On Strength of Crankshafts, by J. T. Milton, 431
  • On the Rolling of Ships, by W. H. White, 451, 501
  • On Shipbuilding a Thousand Years Ago, by Colin Archer, 562
  • On the Russian Imperial Yacht " Livadia," by Captain E. Goulaeff, 585
  • Report of the Deputation of Council to the Opening of the Glasgow Naval and Marine Engineering Exhibition, 91
  • Naval Architects, The Local Education of, 387
  • Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, Proposed Lectureship on, 443
  • Naval Architecture, Progress in, 93
  • Naval Engineers, 335
  • Naval Exhibition, Glasgow, Lectures at the, 45
  • Navigation, The River Weaver, 97
  • Navy in 1881, The, 175, 309
  • Navy, The French, Steel in, 415
  • Needle, The American. 364
  • New Zealand, The Geology of, 573
  • New Zealand Railways, '1 he, 33, 141
  • Nitrogen and Hydrogen in Steel and Iron, 203
  • North-London Railway, Tank Locomotive for the, 383
  • Northern Manufactured Iron Trade, The,

NOTES :

  • Actinic Balance, The, 495
  • American Blast Furnaces, 259
  • American Society of Civil Engineers, The, 4:J
  • Armour Plates, Trial of, 124
  • Atlantic Cables, The New, 14, 97
  • Bessemer Product, American, 206
  • Bessemer Steel in the United States, 206
  • Bessemer Steelmaking in the United States, 417
  • Blue Colour of the Sky, The, 339
  • Boiler Explosion at Barrow. The, 648
  • Boiler Explosion at the Wheal Eliza Mine, The, 125
  • Boiler Explosions ; Mr. Marten's Models, 572
  • Boiler Explosions at Paddock and Batley, Th.:, 177, 598
  • Boiler Inspection, 177
  • Boudet's Microphone, 176
  • Iir.Lke The Westinghouse, 70
  • Brakes, Continuous, on Freight Ti ains, 546
  • Bridge over the Douro at Oporto, The New, 150
  • British Association, The. 620
  • Bronzes. The Strongest of the, 339
  • Brush Electric Light, The, 71, 285
  • Cable Towage on Canals, 287
  • Cables for the East River Bridge, The, 98
  • Cables, New, 206
  • Cables, New Atlantic, 14. 97
  • Capital Expenditure on Railways, 469
  • Carbolic Acid, The Diffusibility of, 206
  • Carbon Reophotes, 442
  • Carnelley's Hot Ice, 620
  • Carri'ge of Mails and Parcels, The, 547
  • Celluloid, 597
  • City and Guilds of London Institute, The, 98
  • Classification of Patents, 97
  • Coast Warner, X Submarine, 495
  • Coating of Metals, 393
  • Cold Storage, 393
  • Compound Non-Condensing Engines, 311
  • Condensers, New Method of Comparing, 229
  • Consolidation of R iilway Stocks, 494
  • Constant Water Supply of London, 98, 417
  • Contractors' Congress. An International, 521
  • Conversazione of the Institution of Civil Engineers, The, 573
  • " Cry of Tin, The," 495
  • Deep-Sea Exploration, 178
  • Density of Fluid Metals. The, 178
  • Dickens's Dictionary of Days, 44
  • Dr. Joule's Papers, 176
  • Domestic Boiler Explosions. 98
  • Dominion of Canada, The Future of the, 177
  • Dry Fogs, Mr. Aitken on, 151
  • Dust and Fog, 15
  • Dynamci. Machine and Rolling Stock, The, 393
  • Early Steam Navigation, A Relic of, 150
  • Earthquake Action in Scotland and Ireland, 893
  • Eddystone Lighthouse, The, 520
  • Electric Absorption of Crystabi, 546
  • Electric Conductivity, Effects of Strains on, 259
  • Electric Conductivity of Heat d Gases, The, 547
  • Electric Conductivity and Stress, 572
  • Electric Fire Tell-Tale, An, 15
  • Electric Lamp, A New, 70
  • Electric Light, The, 494
  • Electric Light, Edison's, 124
  • Electric Light, Joel's, 597
  • Electric Light in New York, The, 14
  • Electric Light at the Post-Office, The, 494
  • Electric Lighting, 43, 97 572
  • Electric Lighting in Coal Mines, 621
  • Electric Lighting by Incandescence, 261
  • Electric Power, 547
  • Electric Probe, Trouv(Fs, 260
  • Electrical Exhibition, The French International. 15, 150, 206, 259, 647
  • Electrical Thermometer, An. 31.1
  • Electricity and Distillation, 311
  • Electricity, he Future of, 339
  • Electricity and Wool Spinning, 311
  • Electro-Endoscope, The, 546
  • Emigration to the United States, 230
  • Engine, Efficiency of a Tandem, 286
  • Engineering at Cambridge. 417
  • Engineers, The Institution of Civil, 573
  • Eyesight of Railway Men, The, 411
  • Fall of Roof at Leicester, 621
  • Faraday Lecture, The, 892
  • Faure's Secondary Battery, 649
  • Flashing Signals by Electric Light, 176
  • Flooding the Shotts. 621
  • Forth Bridge, The, 206, 469
  • Franco-Spanish Central Pyrenean Railway, The, 285
  • Freight Charges on American Railways, 45
  • Fusing Disc, The Reese, 178, 260
  • Galvanometer Scale, An Improved, 442
  • Gamgee Zero-Motor, The, 418
  • Gas Engine Litigation, The, 311
  • " Gas Engineer's Diary and Text-Book," The, 44
  • Gas Managers, British Association of, G21
  • Geology of New Zealand, The 673
  • German Trade with Russia, 649
  • Glasgow College of Science and Arts, The, 521
  • Grain-Milling Trade, The, 280
  • Grand Canal do l'Est, The, 176
  • Gray's Harmonic Telegraph, 230
  • Great Northern Working Expenses, The, 547
  • Hall's Electrical Experiment. 572
  • Harvest Year-Book, The, 124
  • Heat R.-gulator for High Temperatures, A, 71
  • Heating Buildings, Steam Pipes for, 125
  • Heating Effects due to Cornpressilin, 5
  • Herreshoff Torpedo Boats, The, 260
  • Hotchkiss Revolving 'Ulla, The, 124
  • Indian and Colonial Mereanti:e Directory fur 1860-81, Street's, 71
  • International Electric Exhibition, The, 15, 150, 206. 259, 647
  • Iron Shipbuilding in Brisbane, 176
  • Iron and Steel Imports, Amei jean, 312
  • Iron in the Sun, 442
  • Irrigation in Egypt, 520
  • Isthmian Ship Railway, The, 392
  • Italian Rahway Coluraissiou, The, 392
  • Japanese Exhibition, A, 364
  • Lamb, Mr. Andrew, 393
  • Leadville, Colorado, 441
  • Lectures at the Glasgow Naval Exhibition, 4.5
  • Lectures, The Royal Institution, 15, 417
  • " L'Electricien," 620
  • Library for London, A Technical, 71
  • Library, The Ronalds, 15
  • Life in Meteorites, 177
  • Lighthouse Characteristics, 206
  • Lighthouse Dues. Proposed Abolition of, 229
  • Lighting Buoys, Compressed Gas for, 648
  • Lightning Conductor, 495,
  • Lightning Photographs, 229
  • L'Institut National, 71
  • Localising by the Eyes, 392
  • Loftus and Whitby Railway, The, 469
  • London Fires, 99
  • London University College. 177
  • London Water Supply, 98, 417
  • London Water Works and the Frost, 230
  • Machine Tools in Shipyards, Improved, 470
  • Maidstone Boiler Explosion, The, 98, 418
  • Manchester and Sheffield Railway, The, 621
  • Manganese Bronze, 229
  • Meaburing Electromotive Force, 177
  • Metropolitan Railway Land Operations, 495
  • Microphone and Firedamp, The, 417
  • Microphonic Time, 206
  • Midland Railway Extensions, 521 -
  • Molecular Music, 494
  • Mount Etna, Geology of, 124
  • Naval Architects, The Institution of, 264, 648
  • Needle, The American, 364
  • New York Harbour, Removing Obstructions in, 151
  • Observatory on Ben Nevis, The, 618
  • Obm and J.," Values of the, 441 Optogram, The, 546
  • PalceIlogical Discovery. 229
  • Panama Ship Cabal and Railway, The, 43, 207, 392, 547, 1,97
  • Paper Belting, 494
  • Passengers and Train Miles, 597
  • Pease, Mr. Henry, 596
  • Phosphorescence, 520
  • Photo-Elentric Cell, A New, 44
  • Photo-Electric Heat Regulator, A, 44
  • Photophone an i Thermophone, The, 442
  • Pickering and Seamer Railway, The, 59&
  • Pneumatic Clocks in Paris, 521
  • Police Telephones, 521
  • Prague, The Stephenson Centennial at, 621
  • Pressure on Thermometer Tubes, Effects of, 418
  • Promotion of Industry In Prussia, The Society for the, 260
  • Punching Steel Plates, 311
  • Qualified Engineers, 286
  • Radiation through Ebonite, 392
  • Radiophony, 811
  • Railroad Construction, American, 98
  • Railway Accidents, American, 206
  • Railway Amalgamations, 573
  • Railway Direction, 521
  • Railway Half-Year, The. 597
  • Railway Material for India, Shipment of, 170
  • Railway, A Transaustralian, ;J:12
  • Railways in Algiers, 70
  • Railways, French, 70
  • Refractive Index of Ebonite, The, 620
  • Reptiles, Largo Extinct, in a Belgian Coal Mine, 311
  • River Weaver Navigation, The, 97
  • Roundabout Telegraphing, 176
  • Royal Institution, The, 15, 41.7
  • Sandy Island Lighthouse, The, 94
  • Sanitary Assurance, 71
  • Seasoning of Timber, Artificial, 495
  • Ship Railway and Canal, The Proposed Panama, 43, 207, 392, 547, 597
  • Society of Arts, The, 44
  • Speaking Condenser, A. 45
  • Spennymoor Railway, The Projected„ 648
  • Spontaneous Ignition of Coal, The, 620
  • Station for London, A New Central, 312
  • Statistical Charts, 286
  • Statistics of the Alta Italia Railway for 1878, 97
  • Steamers, Early Clyde, 12
  • Steel Boilers in France, 596
  • Steel, Effect of Temperature on, 364
  • Steel Plates in Ruesia, 647
  • Steel Process, The Thomas-Gilchrist, in France, 230
  • Steel Shipbuilding in Russia, 125
  • Stephenson Centenary, The, 124, 259, 621
  • Stevens Institute or Hoboken, The, 597
  • Stock-Yards, Chicago, 124
  • Storing Electricity, 469
  • Strength of Wrought Iron Columns, The, 339
  • Struh's Experiment, 124
  • Students of the Institution of Civil Engineers, The, 648
  • Subterranean Telegraph Cables, 28J
  • Sutton Bridge Docks, 620, 619
  • " Tandem Engine The Efficiency of a," 286
  • Technical Education, 469
  • Technical Pocket Almanacks, 177
  • Telegraph in China, The, 311.
  • Telegraphic Progress, 151
  • Telegraphing by the Dynamo-Electric Current, '286
  • Teleohone, The, 229
  • Telephone, The Gower-Bell, 44
  • Telephone, The Flerz, 285
  • Telephone Progress in Glasgow, 15, 418
  • Telepho:iic Perturbations, 442
  • Tenting Broken Stone, 286
  • Testing (Instructive blaterials, 339
  • Thermal Balance, A, 45
  • Thermal Electrolysis, 417
  • Thermograph, A New, 521
  • Thermometer Tubes, Effects of Pressure on, 418
  • Thermometers, Verification of, 97
  • Thermophone; Mercadier's, 572
  • Thermoscope, A Magnetic, 311
  • Thomas-Gilchrist Steel Process in France, The, 230
  • Tin and Copper Trades of the United Kingdom, The,'15
  • Torpedo Boat " Lightning," The, 648
  • Torpedo Boats; 469
  • Transmission by Metal Cables, 494
  • Tunnelling the Simplon and M9nt Blanc, 417
  • Tyres, Breaking of, 124
  • University College, London, 177
  • Utilising Solar Heat in Paris, 45
  • Values of the Ohm and "J.," The, 441 Velocity of Light, The, 573
  • Ventilation, Boyle's System of, 71 Venus. The Forthcoming Transit of, 43 Vibration and Pain, 442
  • Water-tight Resistance Coil, A, 621
  • Weather. The, 1881. 151, 260, 364, 470, 598
  • Weather Reports, Daily, 125
  • Wick Harbour Works, 365
  • Wind Velocity, 43
  • " Work" The Definition of, 364
  • Notes from Cleveland, 9, 37, 72, 100, 120, 148, 171, 2d2, 232, 253, 282, 313, 334, 36C, 394, 423, 450, 464, 489, 516, 549 567, 592. 614, 651
  • Notes, Foreign and Colonial, 16, 54, 72, 87, 133, 215, 269, 296, 321, 346, 371, 400, 580, 604, 629
  • Notes from the North, 9, 40. 66. 99, 120, 153, 174, 199, 232, '251, 282, 308, 334, 360, 385, 414, 438, 464, 490, 516, 548, 568, 592, 616, 651
  • Notes, Parliamentary, 520
  • Notes from the South-West, 9, 40, 63, 94, 120, 154, 180, 199, 232, 261, 282, 308, 331, 3.56, 381, 425, 443, 464, 490, 516, 549, 568, 591, 616, 650
  • Notes from South Yorkshire, 16, 46, 66, 99, 117, 154, 174, 207, '232, 253. 282, 308, 331, 394, 426, 450, 470, 490, 515, 541, 567, 592, 622, 643
  • Oak Mill, Furnworth, Compound Engine Trial at, 166

OBITUARY:

  • Observatory on Ben Nevis, The, 648
  • Obstructions in New York Barbour, Removing, 151
  • Ohm and "J.," The Values of the, 441
  • Oils, Paraffin, and Paraffin, 565
  • Omodane Works, The; Japanese Metallurgical Processes, 82
  • Optogram, The, 546
  • Ore and Stone Crusher, Hall's, 566
  • Ottawa and St. Lawrence Railway, The ; Canadian Railway s, 58
  • Otto Gas Engine Litigation. The. 311, 333
  • Over-Darwen and Blackburn Tramway, The, 561
  • Owen's Air Compressor, 484
  • Owen and Dyson's Railway Wheels, 93
  • Paddle Steamers, The Waves of, 410
  • Paddock and Batley, The Boiler Explosions at, 177, 197, 200, 204, 598
  • Pain and Vibration, 442
  • Palteological Discovery, 229
  • Panama Ship Canal and Railway, The, 43, 207, 257, 326, 392, 547, 597
  • Paper Belting, 494
  • Papers, Dr. Joule's, 176
  • Paraffin and Paraffin Oils, 565
  • Parts International Electrical Exhibition, The, 15, 150, 206, 259, 647
  • Paris Inst tut National. 71
  • " Parisian," Steel Steamer, Trial of the, 224
  • Parliament, Private Bills in, 13, 520, 546, 569, 595, 647
  • Parliamentary Notes, 520
  • Passengers and Train Miles, 597
  • Patent Bill, Mr. Anderson's, 617
  • Patent Convention, A, 227
  • Patent Laws, The, 149
  • Patent Record, 16, 46, 72. 100. 126, 154, 180, 208, 233, 262, 268, 314, 340, 367, 395, 421, 445, 471, 497, 523, 551, 575, 599, 623 652
  • Patents, Classification of, 97
  • Pease, Mr, Henry, 596
  • Pent. sylvania Railroad, The Filbert-Street Extension of the. 555
  • Perkins Engine, The. 12
  • Perkins' Engines of the Yacht " Anthracite," 4
  • Permanent Way, Iron and Steel, 477
  • Permanent Way, Webb's Iron and Steel; London and North-Western Railway, 5
  • Perturbations. Telephonic, 942
  • Phoenix Iron Works. Rhenish Prussia, The, 139
  • Phosphorescence. 520
  • Photo-Electric Cell, A New, 44
  • Photo-Electric Heat Regulator, A, 44
  • Photographs, Lightning, '229
  • Photophone, Dr. Andrew Jamieson on the, 29:5
  • Photophone, 1 he Antecedents of the, 1, 42, 204, 258, 401
  • Photophone, The Construction of the, 96
  • Photophone and Thermophone, The, 442
  • Physical Phenomena, On some, 69
  • Physical Properties of Cast Iron, The, 478
  • Pickering and Seamer Railway, The, 596
  • Piedboauf's Combined Tubular and Lancashire Boiler, 352
  • Pier, Sea View Suspension, Isle of Wight, 609
  • Pig Iron Sliding Scale Prices, 95
  • Plates, Steel, Rivet Holes in, 283
  • Plates, Steel, in Russia, 647
  • Platinum and Gold in Russia, 163
  • Plough, Hornsby and Sons' Turnwrest Kent, 60
  • Pneumatic Clocks, 635
  • Pneumatic Clocks in Paris, 521
  • Pneumatic Sewerage System, The Shone, 612
  • Police Telephones, 621
  • " Polyphemus," H.M.S., Launch of. 622, 646
  • Portable Rivetter, Deering and Morrison's, 383
  • Portable Winding Engine, 301
  • Portsmouth Dockyard Extension Works, 161, 179
  • Power Curves of Steam Vessels, On the Conjugate, 27
  • Power, Electric, 547
  • Power of Rails, The Wearing, 220
  • Power, Transmission of, to a Distance, 86, 112, 11.5, 143
  • Prague, The Stephenson Centennial at, 621
  • Preservation and Ornamentation of Iron Surfaces, The. 478
  • Preserving Railway Sleepers, Blythe's System for, 114
  • President of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Address of the, 79
  • Pressure, Atmospheric, at London, 49:3
  • Pressure on Thermometer Tubes, Effects of, 418
  • Preventing Smoke, Engert's Apparatus for, 7
  • Price List of Materials. 26. 54. 80. 108, 131, 162, 188, 216, 270, 296, 322, 346, 372, 426, 556, 580, 630
  • " Prinses Marie" and " Prinses Elisabeth," Steamships, Compound Oscillating Engines and Boilers for the, 65, 119, 170, 218
  • Private Bill Legislation, 13, 520, 546, 569, 595, 647
  • Private Bills for Session 1881, 13
  • Production of Sound by Radiant Energy, Upon the, 416, 481, 514, 550
  • Progress in Naval Archi ecture, 93
  • Propeller, Screw, Cooke and Mylchreest's, 172
  • Provincial Sanitation, 361
  • Public Barometers, 571
  • Public Works in Canada, 440
  • Pump, Blundells' " Waterwitch," 61
  • Pump. A German Farm. 7
  • Pumping Engine, Ericsson's Duplex Caloric, 382
  • Pumping Engines, High and Low Service, at the St. Louis Water Works, U.S.A., 143, '200
  • Pumping Engines at the Richmond Water Works, Dale's, 65
  • Pumping Machinery and Man Engine, Hathorn, Davey, and Company's. 2i1
  • Pumps, Hastie's Hydraulic, with Variable Stroke, 366
  • Punch. The Jenkins, 463
  • Punching Steel Plates, 311
  • Puy de Dome, The, 97
  • Qualified Engineers, 286
  • Quartz, Gold, in California, The Treatment of, 246, 323 403, 5:32, 605
  • Quebec Harbour Improvements, 248
  • Radiant Energy, Upon the Production of Sound by, 416, 481, 514, 550
  • Radiant Heat and Gases, 176
  • Radiation through Ebonite, 392
  • Radiophone, The Action of the, 281
  • Radiophony, 311
  • Rail and Tramways in Italy, 43
  • Railroad Construction. American, 98
  • Railroad, Pennsylvania, The Filbert-Street Extension of the, 555
  • Rails, The Wearing Power of, 220
  • Railway Accidents, Americ Ln, 206
  • Railway Amalgamations, 573
  • Railway, The Bergish-Markische, Composite Carriage for, 4
  • Railway Carriages, Warming, 96
  • Railway Commission, The Italian, 392
  • Railway Direction, 521
  • Railway Engineers. Conference of, on Continuous Brakes, 461. 465
  • Railway Extensions, Midland, 521
  • Railway, The Franco-Spanish Central Pyrenean, 2S5
  • Railway Half-Year, The, 597
  • Railway, The Hamilton and North-Western; Canadian Railways, 581
  • Railway Land Operations, Metropolitan, 495
  • Railway Legislation, Current 595
  • Railway, The Loftus and Whitby. 469
  • Railway, The London and North-Western, Webb's Cast Iron Wheels for the. 590
  • Rail way, The London and North-Western, Webb's Iron and Steel Permanent Way for the, 5
  • Railway, The London and North-Western, Webb's Standard Safety Valves for the, 454
  • Railway. The London, Tilbury, and Southend, Ten-Wheeled Tank Locomotive for, 39
  • Railway, The Manchester and Sheffield. 621.
  • Railway Material for India. The Shipment of, 470
  • Railway Men, The Eyesight of, 441
  • Railway, The Napier and Manawatu, Bridges on, 522
  • Railway, The North London, Tatik Locomotive for. 38:3
  • Railway, The Panama Ship and Canal, 43, 207, 257. 326. 392, 547. 597
  • Railway, The Pickering and Seamer. 596
  • Railway, Projected, The Spennymoor, 648
  • Railway Rates. 415
  • Railway. The St. Lawrence and Ottawa; Canadian Railways, 58
  • Railway Sleepers, Blythe's System for Preserving, 114
  • Railway Stocks, Consolidation of, 491
  • Railway Tariffs, German, 440
  • Railway, A Transaustralian, 392
  • Railway Wheels, Owen and Dyson's, 93
  • Railways in Algiers, 70
  • Railways, American, Freight Charges on, 45
  • Railways, Capital Expenditure on, 469
  • Railways in 1880, 41
  • Railways, French, 71
  • Railways, The New Zealand, 33, 141
  • Recent Gas Burners, 466
  • Reese Fusing Disc, The, 178, 260
  • Refractive Index of Ebonite, The, 620
  • Refrigeration, Mechanical, 243
  • Regulator for High Temperatures, A Heat, 71
  • Regulator, A Photo-Electric, 44
  • Relic of Early Steam Navigation, A, 150
  • Removing Obstructions in New York Harbour, 151
  • Rennie's Swing Jib Dredger for British Guiana, 306
  • Reophotes, Carbon, 442
  • Repairing a Broken Crankshaft with Wire Rope, 561
  • Repairing and Laying Submarine Telegraph Cables, 250
  • Report, Annual, on London Fires, 99
  • Report of Deputation of the Institution of Naval Architects on the Glasgow Marine Exhibition, 91
  • Report of Lieutenant Lyle on Life-Saving
  • Rockets, 310
  • Report of the Ironfounders' Society, 618
  • Report of Mr. E. B. Marten on Boiler Explosions in 1880, 251
  • Report of Mr. John Waugh on the Batley Boiler Explosion, 200
  • Report of Mr. John Waugh on Boiler Inspection, 177
  • Reports of the Weather, 1881, 151, 260, 364, 470, 598
  • Reptiles, Large Extinct, in a Belgian Coal Mine, 311
  • Researches, Dr. Da la Rue's Electrical, 122
  • Resistance Coil, A Water-tight, 621
  • Reversible Tool Holder, Angus's, 38
  • Rhenish Prussia, The Phoenix Iron Works at, 139
  • Rhymney Iron Works, 612
  • Richmond Water Works, Dale's Pumping Engines at the, 65
  • Rickmansworth, The Battle of, 491
  • Riga Harbour, Hopper Dredger for, 381
  • River Hudson Tunnel, The, 583
  • River Seine at l'assy, Foot Bridge over the, 148
  • River 'l Names New Bridges, The, 439
  • River Weaver Navigation, The, 97
  • Rivet Holes in Steel Plates, 283
  • Rivetted Joints, 427. 436, 458, 508, 588
  • Rivetter, Deering and Morrison's Portable, 383
  • Rocket Life-Saving Apparatus, 310
  • Rolling of Sailing Ships, On the, 4:54, 501
  • Rolling Stock ant the Dynamo-Machine, 393
  • Rolls, Three-High. 611
  • Ronald$ Library, The, 15
  • Rope Towage, Wire, 370
  • Ropeway Wire, The Monte Penns, 165
  • Roundabout Telegraphing, 176
  • Royal Institution Lectures, The, 15, 417
  • Russia, Gold and Platinum in, 163
  • Russia, Steel Shipbuilding in. 125
  • Russian Imperial Yacht Li vadia„" The, 376, 585
  • Ryder's Hot-Air Engine, 458
  • Safety Valves, Webb's Standard ; London and North-Western Railway, 454
  • Sailing Ships, On the Rolling of, 454, 501
  • St. Lawrence and Ottawa Railway; The Canadian Railways, e58
  • Sandy Island Lighthouse, The, 44
  • Sanitary Assurance, 71
  • Sanitary Summary, 1880, 121.
  • Sanitation, Provincial, 361
  • Saw, Aylesbury's Double-Band, 332
  • Scale, An Improved Galvanometer, 442
  • Science and Arts, The Glasgow College of, 521
  • Science Summary for 1880, 67
  • Scotch Iron Trade, 1880, The, 94
  • Scotland and Ireland, Earthquake Action in, 393
  • Scotland, The Mining Institute of, 515
  • Screw Propeller, Cooke and Mylchreest's, 172
  • Sea Lock fur Sunderland Docks, New, 256, 306, 359, 413, 452
  • Sea View, Suspension Pier, Isle of Wight, 609
  • Seasoning of Timber, Artificial, 495
  • Secondary Battery, Faure's, 649
  • Seine at Passy, Foot-Bridge over the, 148
  • Self-Closing Tap, Meacoek and Ward's, 514
  • " Servia," Cunard Mail Ship, Launch of the, 224
  • Session 1831, Private Bills fur, 13
  • Sharp, Stewart, and Company's Ten-Wheeled Tank Locomotive, 39
  • Sheer Legs, Eighty-Ton, 194
  • Ship Canal and Railway, The Panama, 43, 207, 257, 326, 392, 547 597
  • Shipbuilders, Iron, and Boilermakers, The, 544
  • Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering in 1880, Clyde, 32, 65, 141
  • Shipbuilding, Iron, in Brisbane, 176
  • Shipbuilding a Thousand Years Ago, 562
  • Shipbuilding. The Use (if Steel in, 380, 406
  • Shipment of Railway Material fur India, The, 470
  • Shipyar.7s, Improved Tools in, 470
  • Shone Pneumatic Sewerage System, The, 612
  • Shotts, Flooding the, 621
  • Siemens System, The ; Electric Light iu the City, 336
  • Signal Locking Gear, Smith's, 61
  • Signals, Flashing, by Electric Light, 176
  • Simplon and Mont Blanc, Tunnelling the, 417
  • Sir William Thomson's New Depth Gauge, 3
  • Six-Horse Traction Engine, Hornsby and Sons', 34
  • Sky. The Blue Colour of the, 339
  • Sleepers, Railway, Blythe's System for Preserving 114
  • Sliding Scale Prices, Pig Iron, 95
  • Smoke Preventing Apparatus, Engert's, 7
  • Society of Arts, The, 44
  • Society of Civil Engineers, The American, 43
  • Society, The Ironfounders,' Report of, 618
  • Society, The Meteorological, 108
  • Society for the Promotion of industry in Prussia, The, 260
  • Solar Heat in Paris, Utilising, 45
  • Some Physical Phenomena, On, 69
  • Sound by Radiant Energy, Upon the Production of, 416, 481, 514, 550
  • South African Diamond Mines, 506
  • South-West, Notes from the, 9, 40, 63, 94, 120, 154, 180, 199, 232, 261, 282, 308, 331, 356, 381, 425, 443, 464, 490, 516, 549, 568, 591, 616, 650
  • South Yorkshire, Notes from, 16, 46, 66, 99, 117, 154, 174, 207, 232, 253, 282, 308, 331, 391,426, 450 470, 490, 515, 541, 567, 592, 622, 643
  • Speaking Condenser, A, 45
  • Spennymoor Railway, The Projected, 648
  • Spontaneous Ignition of Coal, The. 620
  • Stability of Merchant Ships, The, 353
  • Station for London, A New Central, 312
  • Statistical Charts, 286
  • Statistics of the Alta Italia. Railway for 1878, 97
  • Steam Engine Lubricator, Cadiat's, 566
  • Steam Fire Engines in the North of Europe, 425
  • Steam Launch, Brown's Engines for, 34
  • Steam Navigation, A Relic of Early, 150
  • Steam Pipes for Heating Buildings, 125
  • Steam Tramcar, Thomas's, 585
  • Steam Vessels, On the Conjugate Power Curvas of, 27
  • Steamer, " City of Rome," Launch of the, 615
  • Steamers, Clyde, Two New, 649
  • Steamers, Early Clyde, 125
  • Steamship " As -yt ian Monarch," Compound Engines and Boilers of the, 481, 539, 585, 641
  • Steamships " Prinses Marie" and " Prinses Elisabeth," Compound Oscillating Engines and Boilers for the, 65, 119, 170, 218
  • Steel, Bessemer, in the United States, 206, 477 536
  • Steel Boilers in France, 596
  • Steel Boilers of the " Livadia," The, 376, 585
  • Steel, Effect of Temperature on, 364
  • Steel in the French Navy, 415
  • Steel, The Hardening of, 646
  • Steel Hulls and Steel-Faced Armour, 352
  • Steel and Iron, The Conversion of, 467
  • Steel and Iron, Hydrogen and Nitrogen in, 203
  • Steel and Iron Imports, American, 312
  • Steel and Iron Permanent Way, Webb's ; London and North-Western Railway, 5
  • Steel, Mild, in French Arsenals, 407, 448
  • Steel and Mild Iron, The Corrosion of, 313
  • Steel Plates, The Manufacture of, is Russia,, 468
  • Steel Plates, Punching, 311
  • Steel Plates in Russia, 647
  • Steel Plates, Rivet Holes in, 283
  • Steel Shipbuilding, The Economical Advantages of, 467, 482
  • Steel Shipbuilding in Russia, 125
  • Steel Steamer " Parisian," Trial of the, 224
  • Steel Works, The Dalzell, Motherwell, N.B., 215
  • Steel Works, Hydraulic Machinery for, 478
  • Steelmaking, Bessemer, in the United States, 417
  • Stephenson Centenary, The, 124. 239, 593, 621
  • Stevens Institute of Hoboken, The, 597
  • Stock-Yards, Chicago. 124
  • Stoker, McDougall's Mechanical, 280
  • Stone-Dressing Machinery, 275
  • Stone and Ore Crusher, Hall's, 566
  • Storage, Cold, 393
  • Stored-up Electricity, 469, 518, 560, 638
  • Straight Line Engine, The, 300
  • Straight-Link Suspension Bridges, 297, 373, 681
  • Strain on Electric Conductivity, Effects of, 259
  • Street's Indian and Colonial Mercantile Directory for 1880-81, 71
  • Strength of Crankshafts, On, 431
  • Strength of Iron at High Temperatures, The, 109
  • Strength of Wrought-Iron Columns, The, 339
  • Stroh's Experiment, 124
  • Strongest of the Bronzes, The, 339
  • Students of the Institution of Civil Engineers The, 648
  • Stuffing-Boxes, Yarrow and Company's, 280
  • Submarine Coast Warner, A, 495
  • Submarine Telegraph Cables, Laying and Repairing, 250
  • Subterranean Telegraph Cables, 286
  • Summary, Sanitary, 1880, 121
  • Summary, Science, for 1880, 67
  • Sunderland Docks, New Sea Lock for, 256, 306, 359, 413, 452
  • Sun, Iron in the, 442
  • Sutton Bridge Docks, 620, 649
  • Swan's Electric Lamp, 306
  • Swing Jib Dredger for British Guiana, Ronnie's, 3U6
  • Syphon, Adams's Flushiog, 514 1.
  • Tandem Engine, The Efficiency of a," 228, 286
  • Tank Locomotive for the Kapunda and North-West Bend Railway, 615
  • Tank Locomotive; North London Railway, 3S3
  • Tap, Me4cock and Ward's Self-Closing, 514
  • Tariffs, German Railway, 440
  • Taylor and Challen's (huge Grinding Machine 226
  • Technical Education, 469
  • Technical Library for London, A, 71
  • Technical Literature, Foreign, 151, 178, 207, 231, 261, 287, 312, 365, 393, 413, 442, 495, 522, 548, 574, 598, 650
  • Technical Pocket Almanacks, 177
  • Telegraph Cables and the Aurora Borealis, 285
  • Telegraph Cables, Submarine, Laying and Repairing, 250
  • Telegraph Cables, Subterranean, 286
  • Telegraph in China, The, 311
  • Telegraph Engineers, The Conversazione of, 388
  • Telegraph, Gray's Harmonic, 230
  • Telegraphic Engineering in 1880, 11
  • Telegraphic Progress, 151
  • Telegraphing by the Dynamo-Electric Current, 286
  • Telegraphing, Roundabout, 176
  • Telegraphs, Military Field, 570
  • Telephone, The, '2'2&
  • Telephone, The Gower-Bell, 44
  • Telephone, The Herz, 285
  • Telephone Progress iu Glasgow, 15, 418
  • Telephones, Police, 521
  • Telephonic Perturbations, 442
  • Telephotograph, The, 257
  • Tell-Tale, Fire, An Electrical, l5, 218
  • Temperature, The Effect of. on Steel, 364
  • Temperatures, High The Strength of Iron at, 109
  • Ten-Wheeled Tank Locomotive, Sharp, Stewart, and Company's, 39
  • Testing Broken Stone, 286
  • Testing Constructive Materials, 339
  • Testing Electrical Resistances, Captain Bucknill's Instrument for, 590
  • Thames Bridges, The New, 439
  • Theory of Arches. The, 557, 606, 634
  • Theory of Heat, The Mechanical, 24
  • Thermal Balance, A, 45
  • Thermal Electrolysis, 417
  • Thermograph, A New, 521
  • Thermometer, An Electrical, 311
  • Thermometer Tubes, Effects of Pressure on, 418
  • Thermometers, Verification of, 97
  • Therm ophone, Al ercadier's, 572
  • Thermophone and Photophone, The, 442
  • Thermoscope, A Magnetic, 311
  • Thomas-Gilchrist Steel Process in France, The, 230
  • Thomas's Steam Tramcar, 585
  • Thomson, Sir William's, New Depth Gauge, 3
  • Thrashing Machinery, 429, 457, 509, 534
  • Three-High Rolls, 614
  • Tidal and Upland Waters, 463
  • Tide Gauges, 274
  • Tides, Electric, 175
  • Timber, Artificial Seasoning of, 495
  • Time, Microphonic, '206
  • Thne, The Pneumatic Distribution of, G35
  • Tin Boxes, Griffin's, 470
  • Tin and Copper Trades in the United Kingdom, The, 15
  • "Tin, The Cry of," 495
  • Tool Holder, Angus's Reversible, 38
  • Torpedo Boat, " Lightning," The, 648
  • Torpedo Botts, 46d
  • Torpedo Boas, The Herreshoff, 260
  • Torpedo Boats and Light Yachts, 485
  • Torsion, Electrical, 387
  • Towage on Canals, Cable, 287
  • Towage, Wite Rope, 370
  • Traction Engine, lIornsby and Sons' Six-Horse, 34
  • Trade, The Grain-Milling, 230
  • Trade with Russia, German, 649
  • Traffic Receipts in 1850, Rdilway, 41
  • Train Miles and Passengers, 597
  • Tramcar, Thomas's steam, 585
  • Tramway, The Blackburn and Over-Darwen, 561
  • Tramways and Riilw Lys in Italy, 43
  • Transit of Venus, The Forthcoming, 43
  • Tra,nsaustraliau Railway, A, 392
  • Transmission Dynamometer, A, 579
  • Transmission by Metal Cables, 494
  • Transmission of Power to a Distance, 86, 112, 115, 143
  • Treatment of Gold Quartz in California, The, 246, 323, 403, 532, 605
  • Treaty, The French, and the Iron Trade, 638
  • Trial of Armour Plates, 124
  • Trial of a Compound Engine at Oak Mill, Farnworth, 166
  • Trial of a Corliss Engine, 347
  • Trial of the Steel Steamer " Parisian," 224
  • Trials of Boilers at the Dusseldorf Exhibition, 529
  • Trouves Electric Probe, 260
  • Tubular and Lancashire Boiler, Piedboeurs Combined, 352
  • Tunnel, The Arlberg, Air Compressors for, 114
  • Tunnel or Bridge? 517
  • Tunnel. The Hudson River, 588
  • Tunnelling the Simplon and Mont Blanc, 417
  • Turnwrest Kent Plough, Hornsby and Sons', GO Tyres, Breaking of, 124
  • United States, Emigration to the, 230
  • United States, Industrial Arbitration in the, 361
  • University College, London, Engineering Laboratory at the, 68, 177
  • Upland and Tidal Waters, 463
  • Use of Steel in Shipbuilding, 1 he, 380, 406
  • Utilising Fired Cartridges, Morris's Apparatus for, 147
  • Utilising Solar Heat in Paris, 45
  • Vacuum Brakes, Automatic, 617, 628
  • Values of the Ohm and " J.," The, 441
  • Valves, Webb's Standard Safety; London and North-Western Railway, 4b4
  • Variable Stroke, Hastie's Hydraulic Pumps with, 366
  • Velocity of Light, The, 573
  • Velocity of Wind, The, 43
  • Ventilation, Boyle's System of, 71
  • Venus, The Forthcoming Transit of, 43
  • Verification of Thermometers, 97
  • Vibration and Pain, 442
  • " Vietoria," Tug, Cottow's Marine Boiler fitted to the, 274
  • Voss's Induction Electrical Machine, 567
  • " Wanderer," Yacht, Engines of the, 444
  • Warfare, The Electric Light in, 492
  • Warming Railway Carriages, 96
  • Water Analysis, London, 363
  • Water Supply, The London, 98, 417
  • Water-tight Resistance Coil, A, 621
  • Water-Tube Boilers at Dusseldorf, 642
  • Water Works, The London, and the Frost, 230
  • Water Worlo, Richmond, Dale's Pumping Engines at the, 65
  • Water Works, St, Louis, U.S.A.. High and Low
  • Service Pumping Engines at the, 143, 200
  • Waters, Tidal and Upland, 463
  • " Waterwitch" Pump, Blundells', 61
  • Waugh's Report on the Batley Boiler Explosion, 200
  • Waves of Paddle Steamers, The, 410
  • Wearing Power of Rails, The, 220
  • Weather, 1881, The, 151,260, 364, 4-0, 598
  • Weather Reports, Daily, 125
  • Webb's Cast-Iron Wheels; London and North-Western Railway, 590
  • Webb's Goo is Lo :omotive Details ; London and
  • North-Western Railway, 92
  • Webb's Iron and Steel Permanent Way ; London and North-Western Railway, 5
  • Webb's Standard Safety Valves; London and North-Western Railway, 454
  • Weems, Mr. John, 548
  • Westinghouse, Brake, The, 70
  • Wheal Eliza &line, The Voiler Explosion at, 125
  • Wheels, Owen and Dyson's Rail% ay, 93
  • Wick Harbour Works, 365
  • Wind Velocity, 43
  • Wintling Engine, Portable, 301
  • Wire-Drawing, 310
  • Wire Rope, Repairing a Broken Crankshaft with, 561
  • Wire Rope Towage, 370
  • Wire Ropeway, The Monte Penns, 165
  • Wool Spinning and Electricity, 311
  • Woollen Manufactures, International Exhibition of, 596
  • Work," The Definition of. 364
  • Working Expenses, The Great Northern, 547
  • works in Canada, Public, 440
  • Works, The Omodane ; Japanese Metallurgical Processes, 82
  • Works, The Rhymney Iron, 612
  • Yacht " Anthracite," Perkins' Compound Engines of the. 4
  • Yacht " Livadia," The Russian Imperial, 585
  • Yacht " Wanderer," Engines of the, 444
  • Yarrow and Company's Stuffing-Boxes, 230
  • Year-Book, The Harvest, 124
  • Young's Compound Marine Engine, 2S0
  • Zero-Motor, The Gamgee, 418

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