| 1846
...structure, are suspended next to the trunk, one on each side ; each of these two cables is exactly 7 inches **in diameter, perfectly solid and compact, and constructed in one piece from shore to** shore, 1175 feet long; it is composed of 1900 wires of £th inch thickness, which are laid parallel... | |
| Dennis Hart Mahan - 1846 - 366 páginas
...structure, are suspended next to the trunk, one on each side. Each of these two cables is exactly 7 inches **in diameter, perfectly solid and compact, and constructed in one piece from shore to** shore, 1 175 feet long ; it is composed of 1900 wires of | inch diameter, which are laid parallel to... | |
| 1846
...structure, are suspended next to the trunk, one on each side ; each of these two cables is exactly 7 inches **in diameter, perfectly solid and compact, and constructed in one piece from shore to** shore, 1,175 feet long; it is composed of 1,900 wires of J(h inch thickness, which are laid parallel... | |
| Perry Fairfax Nursey - 1846
...structure, are suspended next to the trunk, one on each side ; each of these two cables is exactly 7 inches **in diameter, perfectly solid and compact, and constructed in one piece from shore to** shore, 1175 feet long; it is composed of 1900 wires of ¿th inch thickness, which are laid parallel... | |
| Dennis Hart Mahan - 1846 - 366 páginas
...structure, are suspended next to the trunk, one on each side. Each of these two cables is exactly 7 inches **in diameter, perfectly solid and compact, and constructed in one piece from** snore to shore, 1 175 feet long ; it is composed of 1900 wires of j inch diameter, which are laid parallel... | |
| George Dodd - 1851 - 1806 páginas
...rests on the cable. This cable ( of which there are two, one on each side of the trunk) is 7 inches **in diameter, perfectly solid and compact, and constructed in one piece from** shorf shore of the Ohio, 1175 feet long ; it icomposed of 1900 wires, } of an inch thick, aid parallel,... | |
| Dennis Hart Mahan - 1852 - 391 páginas
...structure, are suspended next to the trunk, one on each side. Each of these two cables is exactly 7 inches **in diameter, perfectly solid and compact, and constructed in one piece from shore to** shore, 1 175 feet long ; it is composed of 1900 wires of | inch diameter, which are laid parallel to... | |
| Dennis Hart Mahan - 1855 - 401 páginas
...structure, are suspended next to the trunk, one on each side. Each of these two cables is exactly 7 inches **in diameter, perfectly solid and compact, and constructed in one piece from shore to** shore, 1 175 feet long ; it is composed of 1900 wires of j inch diameter, which are laid parallel to... | |
| George Drysdale Dempsey - 1865 - 257 páginas
...over the Alleghany river at Pittsburgh. This aqueduct consists of seven spans of 160 ft. each, from **centre to centre of pier. On the piers are pyramids...compact and constructed in one piece from shore to** shore, 1175 ft. long, of 1900 wires of | in. thickness. Each wire is varnished separately, and the... | |
| George Drysdale Dempsey - 1867 - 245 páginas
...Pittsburgh. This aqueduct consists of seven spans of 160 ft. each, from centre to centre of pier. Qn **the piers are pyramids rising 5 ft. above the level...side. Each is 7 in. diameter, perfectly solid and** compac* and constructed in one piece from shore to shore, 1175 ft. long, of 1900 wires of £ in. thickness.... | |
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