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The Railways of Great Britain and Ireland Practically Described and Illustrated
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12 feet 9 inches acclivity ACTS OF PARLIAMENT amounted arches ascending average gross load average pressure average speed throughout Birmingham booking-office brick bridges chairs coke committee compartments cost cross Croydon cubic yards curves declivity depot descending diem distance performed earthworks embankments enginemen Euston station feet 6 inches feet 9 feet in length feet wide first-class first-class carriages four gauge gradients Grand Junction Railway height highest rate horse-box inches diameter inches long inches wide incline intermediate stations kyanized Leeds level plane Liverpool locomotive engines main line Manchester Messrs miles an hour miles per hour minutes motion North Midland North Midland Railway North Union Railway number of passengers occupying Parliament pressure of steam rails railway bill rate of speed road royal assent second-class carriages Selby side sleepers Stephenson stone stoppages Street terminal terminal stations thickness third-class three second-class tons Train tunnel turn-tables viaduct wagons wheels whole length width
Page xxxviii - ... set forth in the Appendix marked A.,) be made to the owners " or reputed owners, lessees or reputed lessees, and occupiers, " either by delivering the same personally, or by leaving the " same at their usual place of abode, or, in their absence from " the United Kingdom, with their agents respectively...
Page xlv - Railway is intended to pass a Plan and Section of all such Alterations from the original Plan and Section as shall have been approved of by Parliament, on the same Scale and containing the same Particulars as the original Plan and Section of the Railway...
Page lix - ... in the office of the clerk of the peace for every county, riding, or division in England or Ireland, or in the office of the...
Page xlv - Ireland, in or through which such Alterations shall have been authorized to be made, Copies or Extracts of or from such Plans and Sections as shall relate to such Parishes respectively.
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Page lv - ... on the owners or reputed owners, lessees or reputed lessees, and occupiers of the said lands, and on the overseers of such parishes, and on the trustees, surveyors of highways, or other persons having the care of such roads or streets.
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Page lix - Scotland, in which such work is proposed to be made, and also with the parish clerk in every parish in England, the schoolmaster of every parish of Scotland, or, in royal burghs, with the town clerk, and the postmaster of the post town in or nearest to every parish in Ireland, in which such work is intended to be made, and with other persons : And whereas it is expedient that such maps, plans, sections, books, writings, and copies or extracts of and from the same, should be received by the said clerks...