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Second Series, which, in addition to the acknowledged excellence of the First Series, has this advantage-instead of lithography, the finest engravings on steel have been adopted, at a large outlay; the publisher trusting to the extensive patronage of the profession to repay him this additional expense. The following detailed list will show the important matter contained in this Volume, and its superiority over some similar works, which have been got up without an editor, from the combined feeling of miserly economy and presumptuous ignorance.

List of Plates.

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7.-Bridge at Cheltenham, Birmingham and Gloucester Railway. Captain Moorsom. 8.-Ditto, ditto. 9.-Bridge No. 35, Bredon contract, ditto, ditto. 10.-Tewkesbury Depôt, ditto, ditto. 11.-Ditto, ditto. 12.-Swing Bridge, London Docks. H.R.Palmer. 13.-Ditto, ditto.

14.-Elevation of the Stockport Viaduct, Manchester and Birmingham Railway. G. W. Buck.

15.-Congleton Viaduct, ditto, ditto. 16.-Ditto, ditto.

17.-Viaduct across the Vale of Fleury, Paris and Versailles Railway. M. Perdonnett. 18.-Bridge over the River Cart, Glasgow, Greenock, and Paisley Railway. J. Locke. 19.-Bridge over South Croft Street, ditto, ditto. 20.-Bridge over Cook Street, Glasgow, ditto, ditto. 21.-Bridge over Cook Street, Glasgow, ditto, ditto.

22.-Bridge over the Pollack and Govan Railway, ditto, ditto.


23.-Ditto, ditto. 24.-Accommodation Bridge for Shippen Farm, over the Leeds and Selby Railway. Walker. 25.-Details of iron-work to ditto, ditto. 26.-Bridge over the Clyde, at Milton. G. Bu


27.-Grand Western Canal Swing Bridge. J. Green. 28.-Ditto, ditto.

29.-Bridge over the new turnpike road to North Shields, Newcastle-on-Tyne and North Shields Railway. R. Nicholson.

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47.-Locomotive Engine constructed for the London and Southampton Railway. G. and J. Rennie, 48.-Ditto, ditto. 49.-Ditto, ditto.

50.-Quay wall, Grangemouth Harbour. J. Macneill.

51.-Ditto, ditto.

52.-Timber pier, ditto, ditto.

53.-Ditto, ditto.

54.-Bridge over the river Soad, at Stamford, Midland Counties Railway. C. Vignoles. 55.-Details of construction of ditto, ditto. 56.-Bridge for road from Banbury to Luterworth, London and Birmingham Railway. R. Stephenson. 57.-Details of iron-work to ditto, ditto. 58.-Ditto, ditto.

59.-Bridge over the Cramlington Railway, Sechill Railway. R. Nicholson. 60.-Ditto, ditto.

61.-Lock upon the river Cam.

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Consisting of a copious Abstract and Glossary of the Evidence on the several Railway Bills when before Parliament, properly digested, abbreviated, and arranged, with the Marginal Notes.

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