A Treatise on the Principles and Practice of Harbour Engineering

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Charles Griffin, 1908 - Harbors - 283 pages
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Contents

Entrance to Langston Harbour showing currents
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Wind Diagram
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Wind Diagram
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Wind Diagram
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Tidal Diagram showing range of tides at Liverpool
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Track of Shore Drift 15 16 Littoral Drift 17 Littoral Drift
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Salina Cruz Harbour
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Har of Ceara 20 Littoral Drift at River Mouth 21 Entrance to Christchurch Harbour
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Littoral Drift
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2328 Tidal Currents in and out of Dover Harbour
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Port of Libau
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Madras Harbour
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Extent of Damage by Storm of 1881
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Whitby Harbour
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Proposed Fish Quay
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Proposed Piers 36 Proposed Wave Trap
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Arnager Island Harbour 38 Snogebæk Island Harbour
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Hundested Island Harbour
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CHAPTER III
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40 41 Sounding Lines 42 Sutcliffes Sounding Apparatus 43 Mechanism of Section Plotter 44 Line of Soundings taken by Sutcliffes Apparatus 45 Te...
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Tide Gauge for Choppy Water
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Tide Gauge House on Quay Wall
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Tide Gauge House on River Bank
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Float used on the Mersey
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Angular Determination of Course of Float
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Angular Determination of Course of Float
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Float used on the Avon
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Steel Diving Bell
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Divers and Diving Bells at Dover Harbour Works
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Submersion of Diving Bells at Folkestone Harbour Extension Works
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Divers at Work
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Teredo Navalis
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Chelura Terebrans
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CHAPTER IV
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Reinforced Slabs to Timber Pile
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6365 Interlocking Steel Sheeting Piles
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Hennebique Pile
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Mouchel Hollow Pile
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Johnston Pile
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Chenoweth Pile
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Williams Pile
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Piled Foundation to New York Quay
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Plan of Piled Platform of Quay Wall New York Harbour
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Piling Test at New York Harbour
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Core Bit
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Core Lifter
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Ingersoll Percussive Drill
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Section of Ingersoll Drill
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Drill Steels
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Electric Detonator Fuse in Cartridge
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Low Tension Fuse
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High Tension Fuse
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Quarrying for Fishguard Harbour Cliffs before Blasting
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Mine Explosion at Fishguard
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NATURAL AND ARTIFICIAL
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Fishguard Breakwater in course of Construction
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Mines at Holyhead
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Standard Cement Briquette
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Standard Jaws for Briquette
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Needle for Cement Testing
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Apparatus for Le Chatelier Test
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Section of Portland Breakwater
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Section of Plymouth Breakwater
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Wave in Shallow Water
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Breaking Wave
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Section of Holyhead Breakwater
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Deflection of Waves by Headland
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Section of Leixoes Breakwater
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Section of Ymuiden Breakwater
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Stevensons Wave Stroke Dynamometer
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Baileys Wave Stroke Dynamometer
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Section of Madras Breakwater
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Harbour of Genoa
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Wave breaking over Genoa Breakwater
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Part Section of Nuovo Mole Genoa
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Section of Galliera Mole Genoa as constructed
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Plan of Portion of Galliera Mole damaged by Storm of 1898
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BREAKWATER DESIGN
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View of Genoa Breakwater after Storm
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Section of Battery Pier Douglas I O M
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Sections of Grand Jetée Marseilles
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Digue de la Joliette Marseilles
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Breakwaters at Algiers
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Breakwater at Sandy Bay U S A
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River Tyne Breakwater
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Plan of Tynemouth Piers
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Joint Packing
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146149 Caisson at Zeebrugge
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CHAPTER VII
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Aligning Caisson at Zeebrugge
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151 Sinking Caisson at Zeebrugge
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Longitudinal Elevation of Staging Holyhead Breakwater
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26 Staging Piles Holyhead Breakwater
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Rail Track Holyhead Breakwater Staging
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Transverse View of Staging Holyhead Breakwater
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Titan and Caisson at Bilbao Breakwater Works
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Titan
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Sections of Dover Breakwater
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Goliath
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Port Light and Mast
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Plan of South Pierhead at Pillau
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Pier Foundations
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132 Foundation Caisson for Piers
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Moulds for Concrete Foundations
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Concrete and Stone Foundation Work
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164166 South Pierhead at Pillau Condition in 1901
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Quay with Sloping Revetment
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Steps on Quay Wall
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Mooring Buoys
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Stability of Floating Bodies
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Stability of Floating Bodies
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to face 80
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Pontoon Stability Diagram
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186 187 Methods of tracing Hyperbolic and Parabolic Curves
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CHAPTER VIII
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Graphic Calculation
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Stability of Pontoon with Compartments
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Stability of Pontoon with Compartments
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192198 Pontoon Stress Diagrams
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199200 Liverpool Floating Landing Stage
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to face 92
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Liverpool Floating Landing Stage
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Type of Normal River Flow
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Diverse Courses of River Currents
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207209 Training Works Seine Estuary
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Bar of River Mersey
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Timber Groyne
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Fascine Work in the Wash
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Wave Trap
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ulation Works
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Training Jetties at Tampico Harbour
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River Regulation Works at Westport N Z
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Training Works Richmond River N S W 219 220 Regulation Works on River Rhine 221 222 Beacons 223225 National Systems of Buoyage 226 Ch...
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ENTRANCE CHANNELS
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Tower Lantern and Light
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CHAPTER X
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