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" Canal, in the space of less than 10 minutes, without raising any surge or commotion on the water — the force employed being one horse, rode by a canal driver. No account of this trial has ever been given to the public, but it was so satisfactory as... "
Remarks on Canal Navigation, Illustrative of the Advantages of the Use of ... - Page 19
by Sir William Fairbairn - 1831 - 93 pages
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The Mechanics' Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal, and Gazette, Volume 13

Industrial arts - 1830
...any surge or commotion on the water — the force employed being one horse, rode by a canal-driver. No account of this trial has ever been given to the...to contract with Mr. Wood, of Port Glasgow, for a gig-shs-cud \j»&INTERESTING EXPERIMENTS WITH CANAL-BOATS. 374 sage-boat, 60 feet in length, and 5...
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The Register of arts, and journal of patent inventions, ed. by L ..., Volume 5

Luke Hebert - 1831
...minutes, without raising any surge or commotion on the water—the force employed being one horse, rode by a canal driver. No account of this trial has ever...Wood, of Port Glasgow, for a gig-shaped passage boat, 60 feet in length, and 5 feet in breadth, fitted to carry from 36 to 40 pas-sengers. In the month of...
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The Register of arts, and journal of patent inventions, ed. by L ..., Volume 5

Luke Hebert - 1831
...minutes, without raising any surge or commotion on the water — the force employed being one horse, rode by a canal driver. No account of this trial has ever...Wood, of Port Glasgow, for a gig-shaped passage boat, 60 feet in length, and 5 feet in breadth, fitted to carry from 36 to 40 passengers. In the month of...
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The Register of Arts, and Journal of Patent Inventions, Volume 5

Luke Herbert - Industrial arts - 1831
...minutes, without raising any surge or commotion on the water — the force employed being one horse, rode by a canal driver. No account of this trial has ever...Wood, of Port Glasgow, for a gig-shaped passage boat, 60 feet in length, and 5 feet in breadth, fitted to carry from 36 to 40 passengers. In the month of...
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Report on Steam Carriages, Issue 1

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Select Committee on Steam Carriages - Canals - 1832 - 346 pages
...in the space of less than ten minutes, without raising any surge or conlmotion on the water — the force employed being one horse, ridden by a canal...length, and five feet in breadth, fitted to carry from thirty six to forty passengers. "In the month of April last, a number of experiments were made in the...
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th ..., Volume 3

United States. Congress. House - United States - 1832
...in the space of less than ten minutes, without raising any surge or commotion on the water — the force employed being one horse, ridden by a canal...passage boat, sixty feet in length, and five feet in bread th, 'fitted to carry from thirty-six to forty passengers. "In the month of April last, a number...
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Journal of the Franklin Institute

Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.) - Meteorology - 1837
...minutes, without raising any surge or commotion on the water — the force employed being one horse, rode by a canal driver. No account of this trial has ever...the Ardrossan canal to contract with Mr. Wood, of Port-Glasgow, for a gigshaped passage-boat, sixty feet in length, and five in breadth, fitted to carry...
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Railway Locomotives and Cars, Volume 6

Railroad engineering - 1838
...without raising any surge or commotion on the water — the force employed being one horse, ro.'lc by a canal driver. No account of this trial has ever...it was so satisfactory as to induce the committee oí' the Ardroásan canal lo contract with Mr. Wood, of Port-Glasgow, for a gig-shaped passage-bout,...
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Journal of the Franklin Institute, Volume 19; Volume 23

Electronic journals - 1837
...minutes, without raising any surge or commotion on the water — the force employed being one horse, rode by a canal driver. No account of this trial has ever...the Ardrossan canal to contract with Mr. Wood, of Port-Glasgow, for a gigshaped passage-boat, sixty feet in length, and five in breadth, fitted to carry...
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Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel ..., Volume 13

Perry Fairfax Nursey - Industrial arts - 1830
...canal-driver. No account of this trial has ever been eiveri to tfie' public, but it was so satisfactory us to induce the Committee of the Ardrossan Canal to contract with Mr. Wood, of Port Glasgow, for я gig-shaped pa«INTKAESTINC. K.XI'KKIMUXT* WITH CAXAI.-UOATS. 574 sage-boat, 60 feet in length, and...
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