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Journal and Report of Proceedings Vol.98, 1980, Part 2

by Permanent Way Institution

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1980
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Permanent Way Institution, 1980. Book. Very Good. Card Covers. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. pp93-181 + 20pp adverts, photos, diagrams. Contains: The Irish Railways in the Contemporary Scene, by John F. Higgins; How Do I Repair This? (Unusual Bridge Repairs), by B.C. Towse & F. Nash; Planning Aspects of Bapsfontein Marshalling Yard, by J. Walls..
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Journal and Report of Proceedings Vol.97, 1979, Part 3

by Permanent Way Institution

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1979
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Permanent Way Institution, 1979. Book. Good. Card Covers. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. pp131-191 + 24pp adverts, photos, diagrams, faint stain to top of first few pages. Contains: Aspects of Relaying in Woolley and Huddersfield Tunnels, by M Collins & D.J. Thornton; Planned Preventive Maintenance of Railway Equipment, by J.R. Brew; Fire Prevention in the Eastern Region of… Read more
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Industrial Archaeology of Galloway (South-West Scotland including Wigtown, Kirkudbright and parts of Dumfries)

by Donnachie, Ian

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1971
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Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1971. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 271pp, plates, maps, diagrams, sl foxing on page edges, d/w sl worn at top edge, inscr on ffep..
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Transactions 1955-57

by Swindon Engineering Society (British Railways, Western Region)

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1960
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Swindon: Swindon Engineering Society, 1960. Book. Very Good. Card Covers. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 107pp, photos, diagrams, sl vertical crease, small inscr on front cover. Includes: Paper 228 The Steam Locomotive: a Machine of Precision, by K.J. Cook; Paper 229 A Historical Study of the Development of the Aeroplane, by W.A.C. Kendall; Paper230 A Survey of the… Read more
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Joshua Gilpin: an American Manufacturer in England and Wales, 1795-1801

by Hancock, Dr. Harold B. & Wilkinson, Dr. Norman B.

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1959
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Newcomen Society for the Study of the History of Engineering & Technology, 1959. Book. Good. No Binding. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 16pp, reproduced typescript, staple rusty. Paper to be read at the Science Museum, London, 4 November 1959..
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A New Method for the Improvement of Existing Railway-Curves

by Shortt, William Hamilton

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1923
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London: Institution of Civil Engineers, 1923. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 14pp, folding diagram, endpapers discoloured. Selected Engineering Papers No.3..
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Lectrik Lighting Connections

by A.P. Lundberg & Sons Ltd.

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1921
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Liverpool: A.P. Lundberg & Sons Ltd., 1921. Book. Fair. Linen Covers. 7th Edition.. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. 207pp, illus, covers worn..
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James White and his "New Century of Inventions"

by Dickinson, H.W.

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1951
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Newcomen Society for the Study of the History of Engineering & Technology, 1951. Book. Fair. No Covers. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 6pp, reproduced typescript, staple rusty (additional staple added) annotation on first page. Paper to be read at the Iron & Steel Institute, London, on February 14th, 1951..
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Proceedings October 1959 Vol.14 Session 1958-59

by Institution of Civil Engineers

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1959
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London: Institution of Civil Engineers, 1959. Book. Very Good. Card Covers. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. pp101-228 + 20 + 39pp, plates, diagrams, tables, adverts. Includes: Planning for Ultimate Hydraulic Development of the Nile Valley, by H.A.W. Morrice & W.N. Allan; The Dokan Project: the Dam, by G.M. Binnie, J.G. Campbell, R.H. Edgington, C.A. Fogden & N.H. Gimson;… Read more
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The Superelevation of Highway Curves

by Leeming, Ernest Leonard

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1927
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London: Institution of Civil Engineers, 1927. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 14pp, diagrams..
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Proceedings February 1966 Vol.33 Session 1965-66

by Institution of Civil Engineers

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1966
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London: Institution of Civil Engineers, 1966. Book. Very Good. Card Covers. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. pp161-352 + 30 +30 + 14pp, photos, diagrams, tables, adverts. Includes: A New Design of Flap Gate for No.4 Dock, Malta, G.C., by T.F.D. Sewell & N.H. Searle; Model Analysis and Testing as a Design Tool, by R.E. Rowe & G.D. Base;… Read more
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The Proportioning of Railway Rail-Sections from an Economic Standpoint

by Inglis, Ronald Alexander

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1933
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London: Institution of Civil Engineers, 1933. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 18pp, diagrams. Selected Engineering Papers No.145..
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Address of Sir George William Humphreys, K.B.E., President of the Institution of Civil Engineers. 4 November, 1930

by Humphreys, Siir George William

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1930
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London: Institution of Civil Engineers, 1930. Book. Very Good. Card Covers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 31pp..
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Pumps and Hydraulic Rams

by Hasluck, Paul N. ed.

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Published
1913
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Rep
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London: Cassell, 1913. Book. Good. Pictorial Hardcover. Rep. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. 160pp, diagrams, red cloth with pictorial paper label on front sl worn, binding sl cocked. "Work" Handbook Series..
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On Stresses in Railway-Track, by an Extension of the Theorem of Three Moments, and some Deductions therefrom

by Gough, Geralb Salmon

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1933
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London: Institution of Civil Engineers, 1933. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 29pp, diagrams. Selected Engineering Papers No.147..
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Proceedings July 1962 Vol.22 Session 1961-62

by Institution of Civil Engineers

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1962
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London: Institution of Civil Engineers, 1962. Book. Very Good. Card Covers. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. pp257-352 + 32 + 36pp plates, diagrams, tables, adverts. Includes: The Structural Design of Tang-e Soleyman Dam, by R.G.T. Lane & J.L. Serafim; A Proposed 'Exact' Theory for Analyzing Shells, and its Solution with an Analogue Computer, by C.B. Wilby; Lag Curves… Read more
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Strainmeter Tests of a Railway-Bridge

by Garth, Horace Richard

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1929
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London: Institution of Civil Engineers, 1929. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 15pp, folding diagram, tables. Selected Engineering Papers No.68. Tests of span of High Level Bridge, Newcastle-upon-Tyne..
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Illustrated Catalogue of Steam Road Vehicles and Tractors manufactured by Nayler & Co. Ltd.

by Nayler & Co. Ltd., Engineers, Hereford, England

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n.d. 16pp, photos. Appears to be a facsimile reprint, but no indication is given of the publisher.. Rep. Card Covers. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Houghton Line in Black and White Vol.3 No.1 July 1930

by Houghton, E.F. & Co.

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1930
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Philadelphia: E.F. Houghton, 1930. 32pp, photos, diagrams, adverts, vertical crease.. Card Covers. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Journal and Report of Proceedings Vol.94, 1976, Part 2

by Permanent Way Institution

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1976
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Permanent Way Institution, 1976. Book. Very Good. Card Covers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp47-116 + 26pp adverts, photos, diagrams. Contains: Examination of Surface Cracks in Carbon and Manganese Steel Rails by the Eddy-Current Technique, by J. Banks & D.C. Hansford; Chemical Control of Brushwood, by J.A. Castell; Mechanization of Track Maintenance on the Cane Railways of Queensland,… Read more
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