Annual Report of the Chief of Engineers to the Secretary of War for the Year ..., Volume 1

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IN CHARGE OF MAJ MILTON B ADAMS CORPS OF ENGINEERS
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IN CHARGE OF MAJ W H HEUER CORPS OF ENGINEERS
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IN CHARGE OF Capt WILLARD YOUNG CORPS OF ENGINEERS
357
IN CHARGE OF MAJ W A JONES CORPS OF ENGINEERS
363
Marquette Harbor Mich Norfolk and Portsmouth harbors Va 366 Savannah Harbor
368
1 Across Mississippi River above Hannibal Mo 373 2 across Tennessee River
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STATEMENT SHOWING RANK AND DUTIES OF OFFICERS
390
IMPROVEMENTS Tradewater River Ky 1964 operating and keeping in repair locks
391
EXAMINATION Big Sandy River Ky from Catlettsburg to Pikeville on the Louisa
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LAWS AFFECTING THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS FIFTIETH CONGRESS SEC
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FORTIFICATIONS
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Post of Willets Point N Y 467 Engineer School of Application 471 Battalion
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RIVERS AND HARBORS
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IMPROVEMENTS Lubec Channel Me 504 Mooseabec Bar Me 506 Narraguagus
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EXAMINATIONS Harbor and channel at Pembroke Me 546 Monbegan Island Har
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IMPROVEMENTS Newburyport Harbor Mass 554 Merrimac River Mass 556 Powow
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vessels or craft obstructing or endangering navigation
592
EXAMINATIONS Malden River Mass as to straightening widening and deepening
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IMPROVEMENTS Harbor of refuge at Hyannis Mass 606 harbor of refuge at Nan
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bor R I 628 harbor of refuge at Block Island R I 631 Pawcatuck River R I
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EXAMINATIONS Entrance to Point Judith Pond west of Point Judith R I with
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IMPROVEMENTS Hudson River N Y 756 harbor of Saugerties N Y 761 bar
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la 1465
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fort N C 1066 inland waterway between Beaufort Harbor and New River N C
IMPROVEMENTS Harbor at Grand Marais Minn 1996 Harbor at Agate Bay Minn
IMPROVEMENTS Sheepshend Bay N Y 814 Canarsie Bay N Y 816 Sumpawanus
EXAMINATIONS Swift Creek N C 1116 Ocracoke Inlet N C 1118 waterway

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Page 428 - ... 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 space of one mile above and one mile below...
Page 1 - That where it is made manifest to the Secretary of War that the establishment of harbor lines is essential to the preservation and protection of harbors he may, and is hereby, authorized to cause such lines to be established, beyond which no piers, wharves, bulkheads, or other works shall be extended or deposits made, except under such regulations as may be prescribed from time to time by him...
Page 415 - And in case the owner or owners of said bridge and the several railroad companies, or any one of them, desiring such use, shall fail to agree upon the sum or sums to be paid, and upon rules and conditions to which each 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 417 - ... and shall furnish such other information as may be required for a full and satisfactory understanding of the subject; And until the said plan and location of the bridge...
Page 440 - Thall all railway companies desiring to use said bridge shall have and be entitled to equal rights and privileges in the passage of the same, and in the use of the machinery and fixtures thereof, and of all...
Page 3 - ... of the channel of any navigable water of the United States, unless the work has been recommended by the Chief of Engineers and authorized by the Secretary of War...
Page 441 - ... spans shall not be less than ten feet above extreme high-water mark, as understood at the point of location to the lowest part of the- superstructure...
Page 416 - 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 and the several railroad companies, or any...
Page 430 - That this act shall not apply to any lands within the limits of any military park, or Indian reservation, or other lands...
Page 2 - States where no harbor lines are or may be established, without the permission of the Secretary of War, in any port, roadstead, haven, harbor, navigable river, or other waters of the United States, in such manner as...

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