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" A Description and Draught of a new-invented Machine, for carrying Vessels or Ships out of, or into, any Harbour, Port, or River, against Wind and Tide, or in a calm. "
A General Catalogue of Books: Arranged in Classes, Offered for Sale - Page 698
by Bernard Quaritch - 1868 - 1130 pages
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Robert Fulton, Engineer and Artist: His Life and Works

Henry Winram Dickinson - Artists - 1913 - 333 pages
...although it had been proposed in 1730 by John Allen, MD,2 and even earlier by others. All that 1 " A DESCRIPTION and DRAUGHT of a new invented machine for carrying vessels or ships out of 01 into any Harbour, Fort or River, against Wind or Tide or in a Calm." was required was a steam pump...
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Catalogue of Scientific Papers, Volume 3

Learned institutions and societies - 1869
...subsidence of the coast near Puzzuoli. [1839.] Geol. Soc. Proc. III.. 1842, p. 290. Hulls, Jonathan. A description and draught of a new invented machine, for carrying vessels or ships out of or into harbour, port, or river, against wind and tide or in a calm. Edinb. Phil. Journ. IX., 1823, pp. 271-278....
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Risks at Sea: Amsterdam Insurance and Maritime Europe, 1766-1780

Frank C. Spooner - Business & Economics - 2002 - 320 pages
...London the following year: 'Description and Draught of a new-invented Machine for carrying Vessels and Ships out of or into any Harbour, Port, or River against Wind and Tide, or in a Calm . . .'At first a failure, success in tug and tow came later, virtually the original...
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Classical Economics: May 1817 to December 1818

Donald Rutherford - Classical school of economics - 1999 - 528 pages
...printed in London in the year 1737, the title of which is, 'Description and Draught of a new-invented MACHINE, for carrying vessels or ships, out of or into any harbour, port, or river, against wind and tide, or in a calm: for which his Majesty, George II., has granted letters-patent for the sole...
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Classical Economics: January 1820 to November 1820

Donald Rutherford - Classical school of economics - 1999 - 520 pages
...first experiments to create steam-powered vessels. Author of Description and Draught of a New-invented Machine for carrying Vessels or Ships . . . out of, or into any Harbour . . . against Wind and Tide or in a Calm (l737) which contained his principle of steam navigation and...
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Steamboat Evolution

Basil Clark - History - 2007 - 184 pages
...doubt because it seems that he had no difficulty in obtaining the necessary money needed for a patent of 'A New Invented Machine for carrying Vessels or...or into, any Harbour, Port, or River, against Wind and Tide, or in a Calm', which was granted on the 21st December 1736 giving him sole rights for making...
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