Report of the Chief of Engineers U.S. Army (Google eBook)

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1887
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Contents

APPENDIX
113
I CHARGE OF Mr S T ABERT U S AGENT
114
IN CHARGE OF CAPT P A HU¤MAN CORPS OF ENGINEERS
123
Congaree River S C 138 removing sunken vessels or craft obstructing or
139
Charleston Harbor S C 140 WapooCnt S C 141 Ashley River S C 142 Edisto
145
IN CHARGE OF CAPT WILLIAM M BLACK CORPS OF ENGINEERS
157
IN CHARGE OF CAPT R L HOZIE CORPS OF ENGINEERS
169
cagonla River Miss 175 harbor at Biloxi Bay Miss Pearl River Miss between
178
APPENDIX
180
IMPROVEMENTS Tchefnncte River and Bogne Falia La 1358 Tangipahoa River
188
IN CHARGE OF С APT J H WlLLAKD CORPS OF ENGINEERS
203
APPENDIX V
204
APPENDIX
211
IMPROVEMENT Mississippi River between t Le Des Moines Rapids nd the mouth
217
IN CHARGE OF MAJ A MACKENZIE CORPS OF ENGINEERS
218
IN CHARGE OF MAJ CELARLES J ALLEN CORPS or ENGLNBKRS
224
IMPROVEMENTS Preservation of the Falls of St Anthony Minn ШЮ construc
229
CHARGE OF LlEUT COL J W BARLOW CORPS OF ENGINEERS
236
C
242
CHARGE OF LlEUT COL WM E MERRIIX CORPS OF ENGINEERS
243
IN CHARGK OF MAJ AMOS STICKNKY CORPS OF ENGINEERS
249
Is CHARGE OF CAPT JAMKS B QUIXN CORPS OF ENGINEERS
255
IN CHARGE OF CAPT CHARLES E L B DAVIS COKPS OF ENGINKKHS
264
IN CHARGE OF CAPT W L MARSHALL CORPS OF ENGINEERS
270
IN CHARGE OF LIEUT COL О М Рои CORPS OF ENGINEERS
294
L
295
REPORT OF MAJ L COOPER OVERMAN CORPS OF ENGINEERS
304
IN CHARGE OFCAPT F A MAUAN CORPS OF ENGINEERS
307
APPENDIX
315
IN CHARGE OF MAJ M B ADAMS CORPS OF ENGINF ERS
317
APPENDIX Q
318
APPENDIX T
325
IN CHARGE OF CAPT CHARLF S F POWELL CORPS OF ENGINEERS
330
IMPROVEMENTS Apalachicola River Fla 1263 Apalachicola Bay Fla 1265
349
REPORT OF LIEUT COL WILLIAM E MERRILL CORPS OF ENGINEERS
352
Annual report for 188586 2689 surveys and examinations 2697 report of com
358
EXAMINATION Torch Lake Channel Lake Superior Mich 2053
361
LAWS AFFECTING THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS 49TH CONGRESS
371
Poet of Willete Point N Y Engineer School of ApplicationBattalion of Engi
413
Library of the School of Application at Willete Point N Y
433
IMPROVEMENTS Luhec Channel Me 436 MooeeabecBar Me 438 Narragnagus
468
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS Big Rapids of St Johns River Me 471 St Georges
481
APPENDIX
493
IMPROVEMENTS Harbor of refuge Milwaukee Bay Wis 2055 Milwaukee Har
533
IMPROVEMENTS Harbor of refuge at Hyannis Mass 532 harbor of refuge
540
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS Falmouth Harbor Маяв 567 Cottage City Harbor
572
IMPROVEMKNTS Thames River Conn 582 New London Harbor Conn 585 Con
604
bor N Y 622 Echo Harbor New Rochelle N Y 624 New Rochelle Harbor
636
APPENDIX
649
REPORT OF LIEUT GEORGE McC DERBY CORPS OF ENGINEERS
694
IHPROVEMENTS Paesaic River N J 763 Elizabeth River N J 768 Rahway
702
APPENDIX
785
IMPROVEMENTS Delaware River Pa N J 786 Frankford Creek Pa 799 Scbuyl
807
EXAMINATIONS Channel back of Brigantine Beach between Absecon and Brigan
822
IMPROVEMENTS Maurice River N J 820 Wilmington Harbor Del 827 ice
831
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS Duck Creek Del 847 Cambridge Harbor Md
852
IMPROVEMENTS Putapseo River and channel to Baltimore Md 860 Annapolis
864
EXAMINATION For widening the channel of Baltimore Harbor to 600 feet
880
Operations from July 1 to November 1 1886 2749
895
IMPROVEMENTS Harbors at Washington and Georgetown D C 883 Potomac
898
Construction and improvement of roads and bridges in the Yellowstone National
909
River W Va
925
River N C 955 French Broad River N C
938
EXAMINATIONS AND SURVEYS Mattox Creek Va 9ˇ9 Roanoke River from Clarks
962
IN CHARGE OF MAJ Tuos H HANDBURY COHPS OF ENGINEERS
966

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Page 690 - I have compared the preceding with the original law on file in this office, and do hereby certify that the same is a correct transcript therefrom, and of the whole of said original law.
Page 396 - That any bridge constructed under this act, and according to its limitations, shall be a lawful structure, and shall be recognized and known as a post-route, upon which, also, no higher charge shall be made for the transmission over the same of the mails, the troops, and the munitions of war of the United States than the rate per mile paid for the transportation over the railroads or public highways leading to said bridge...
Page 413 - That any bridge constructed under this Act and according to its limitations shall be a lawful structure, and shall be recognized and known as a post route, upon which also no higher charge shall be made for the transmission over the same of the mails, the troops, and the munitions of war of the United States, than the rate per mile paid for their transportation over the railroads or public highways leading to said bridge; and the United States shall have the right of way for postal telegraph purposes...
Page 414 - ... security of navigation of said river as the Secretary of War shall prescribe; and, to secure that object, the said company or corporation shall submit to the Secretary of War, for his examination and approval, a design and drawings of the bridge, and a map of the location, giving, for the...
Page 391 - Secretary of abull be built and located under and subject to such regulations for the ^'^3t"t"P1Jrove security of navigation of said river as the Secretary of War shall prescribe; and to secure that object the said county shall submit to the Secretary of War, for his examination and approval, a design and drawings of the bridge, and a map of the location, giving, for the space of one mile above and one mile below the proposed location, the topography of the banks of the river, the shore-lines at...
Page 414 - That all railroad companies desiring the use of said bridge shall have and be entitled to equal rights and privileges relative to the passage of railway trains over the same, and over the approaches thereto, upon payment of a reasonable compensation for such use ; and in case the owner or owners of said bridge...
Page 387 - ... shall conform in using said bridge, all matters at issue between them shall be decided by the Secretary of War, upon a hearing of the allegations and proofs of the parties...
Page 687 - ... in proportion as nearly as may be to the advantage which each shall be deemed to acquire...
Page 395 - ... at all stages, and the soundings, accurately showing the bed of the stream, the location of any other bridge or bridges, and shall furnish such other information as may be required for a full and satisfactory understanding of the subject...
Page 414 - ... no higher charge shall be made for the transmission over the same of the mails, the troops, and the munitions of war of the United States, or passengers or freight passing over the said bridge, than the rate per mile paid for the transportation over the railroad or public highways leading to the said bridge...

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