A treatise on the principles and practice of harbour engineering

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Charles Griffin & Company, 1908 - Science - 283 pages
 

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Contents

Entrance to Langston Harbour showing currents
17
Wind Diagram
19
Wind Diagram
20
Beaufort Scale for Wind
21
Tidal Diagram showing range of tides at Liverpool
22
Track of Shore Drift
23
Salina Cruz Harbour
24
Harbour of Ceara
25
Littoral Drift
26
2328 Tidal Currents in and out of Dover Harbour
27
PortofLibau
29
Madras Harbour 81
30
Extent of Damage by Storm of 1881 82
34
Whitby Harbour
37
Proposed Fish Quay 89
40
Arnager Island Harbour
41
CHAPTER III
43
Sounding Lines
44
SutelilTes Sounding Apparatus to face
46
Mechanism of Section Plotter
47
Line of Soundings taken by Sutcliffes Apparatus
48
Temporary Tide Gauge
49
Tide Gauge for Choppy Water
50
Tide Gauge House on River Bank
51
Float used on the Mersey
52
Angular Determination of Course of Float
53
Submarine Pressures
57
CHAPTER IV
60
Float used on the Avon
63
no PAGE 62 Screw Pile Bases
70
6365 Interlocking Steel Sheeting Piles
71
Hennebique Pile
73
Mouchel Hollow Pile
74
Chenoweth Pile
75
Piled Foundation to New York Quay
78
Plan of Piled Platform of Quay Wall New York Harbour
79
Piling Test at New York Harbour to face
80
Coefficients in Gordons Formula
83
Stone SuppliesQualities desirableDensity and HardnessWeight of StoneObtainnicnt
84
Core Bit
88
Ingersoll Percussive Drill
89
Drill Steels
90
Electric Detonator Fuse in Cartridge
91
Low Tension Fuse
92
Mine Explosion at Fishguard to face
92
Quarrying for Fishguard Harbour Cliffs after Blasting to face
94
Fishguard Breakwater in course of Construction toface
96
Mines at Holyhead
97
Standard Cement Briquette
104
Standard Jaws for Briquette
105
Height of Waves
117
Deflection of Waves by Headland
118
Reflected Wave
119
Section of Leixoes Breakwater
120
Section of Ymuiden Breakwater
121
Stevensons Wave Stroke Dynamometer
124
Baileys Wave Stroke Dynamometer
125
Section of Madras Breakwater
126
Harbour of Genoa
127
Wave breaking over Genoa Breakwater
128
Section of Galliera Mole Genoa as constructed
129
Plan of Portion of Galliera Mole damaged by Storm of 1898 180
130
View of Genoa Breakwater after Storm to face
132
Section of Battery Pier Douglas I O M
133
Sections of Naples Breakwater
137
Sections of Grand Jetee Marseilles
142
Digue de la Joliette Marseilles
143
Breakwaters at Algiers
144
Breakwater at Sandy Bay U S A
146
River Tyne Breakwater
147
CHAPTER VII
149
Plan of Tynemouth Piers MS 124 Hopper Barge discharging load
150
Longitudinal Elevation of Staging Holyhead Breakwater
152
Staging Piles Holyhead Breakwater 153 15 i
153
Rail Track Holyhead Breakwater Staging
154
Transverse View of Staging Holyhead Breakwater
157
Goliath
158
Pier Foundations 182
162
Foundation Caisson for Piers lfi3
163
Moulds for Concrete Foundations
164
Concrete and Stone Foundation Work
165
Moulds for Concrete Work under Water
166
Section of Cette Breakwater
179
CHAPTER VIII
187
Plan of South Pierhead at Pillau
192
Pontoon Stability Diagram
204
Liverpool Floating Landing Stage
221
CHAPTER IX
222
Timber Groyne
234
Examples of Training Walls
255
CHAPTER X
256
Buoy Dimensions
262
Section of Otter Rock Lightship
268
Representative Lightships
269
Steel Diving Bell to face 54
54
Submersion of Diving Bells at Folkestone Harbour Extension Works to face 56
56
Divers at Work to face 58
58
Teredo Navalis 66
66
Reinforced Slabs to Timber Pile 69
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