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  • Autor
    • Humber, William
  • TitelA comprehensive treatise on the water supply of cities and towns with numerous specifications of existing waterworks
  • VerlagsortLondon
  • VerlagCrosby Lockwood
  • Erscheinungsjahr1876
  • BeschreibungXIV, 378 S., [100] Bl.
  • Beschreibungzahlr. Ill., graph. Darst., Kt.
  • ZugriffsrechteAuch auzserhalb des TU-Netzes nutzbar

Kapitel

  • Prefacepdfvii
  • Contentspdfix
  • List Of Works Illustrated And Index to Platespdfxiii
  • I. Historical Sketch Of Some Of The Means That Have Been Adopted for The Suppy Of Water To Cities And Towns pdf1
  • II. Water And The Foreign Matter Usually Associated With Itpdf18
  • III. Rainfall and Evaporationpdf32
  • IV. Springs; And the Water-Bearing Formations of Various Districtspdf43
  • V. Measurement And Estimation Of The Flow Of Waterpdf68
  • VI. On The Selection Of The Source Of Supplypdf83
  • VII. Wellspdf95
  • VIII. Reservoirspdf115
  • IX. The Purification Of Waterpdf136
  • X. Pumps.pdf147
  • XI. Pumping Machinerypdf158
  • XII. Conduitspdf169
  • XIII. Distribution of Waterpdf179
  • XIV. Meters, Service Pipes, And House Fittingspdf202
  • XV. The Law And Economy Of Waterworks.pdf219
    • The Laws and Economy of WaterworksAddenda to Chapter XVpdf244
    • Water SupplyAddenda to chapter XVpdf244
    • The Public Health Act, 1875Addenda to Chapter XVpdf245
    • Borrowing PowersAddenda to Chapter XVpdf245
    • The Public Works and Local Loans ActsAddenda to Chpater XVpdf245
  • XV. Constant And Intermittent Supplypdf247
  • XVII. Description Of Platespdf261
  • Appendix ATable showing the mean Velocities of Water flowing in Uniform channels and Pipes. Calculated from Du Buat's Formula.pdf293
  • Appendix BTable Showing Supply per Minute, Day, and Year, and Drainage Area required for a given Population. pdf294
  • Appendix CTable showing the Size, Weight, Safe Head, And Strenght of Cast-iron Water-Pipes.pdf295
  • Appendix DTable showing the cost of Cast-iron Pipes from 2 to 48 inches Diameter, giving the Lenght of each Pipe, Thickness, Safe-Head, Weight per Pipe, and Cost per Yard, at 5£ per Ton and also £1 per Ton.pdf296
  • Appendix ESpecifications of Waterworks.297
  • Index367
  • Works by William Humber, Assoc. Inst. C.E. etc.

Tafeln

  • 1. Wellspdf
  • 2. System Recommended by Robert Rawlinson .C.B.For Forming Reservoir Dams And Filter Bedspdf
  • 3. Bradford & Sheffield WaterworksJ. W. Leather Engineer ; Sections of Reservoir Damspdf
  • 4. Bombay WaterworksHenry Conybeare, Engineerpdf
  • 5. New River CompanyFiltering Beds At The Green Lanes Station, Stoke-Newington ; William Milne & James Muire, Engineers
  • 6. Filtration Of Waterpdf
  • 7. Covered Reservoirspdf
  • 8. Pumping Enginespdf
  • 9. Eastbourne WaterworksMessrs. M' Clean & Stileman, Engineers ; Engine  And Pumpspdf
  • 10. Lambeth WaterworksEngines At Brixton Pumping Station ; Simpson  & Compy, Engineerspdf
  • 11. Air Vessels And Stand Pipespdf
  • 12. Pipes And Pipe-Jointspdf
  • 13. Dublin Waterworks.Parke Neville, Engineerpdf
  • 14. Liverpool WaterworksThomas Hawksley, Engineer ; Details Of Valvespdf
  • 15. Street Appendagespdf
  • 16. Bideford Waterworks.Baldwin Latham, Engineerpdf
  • 17. Bideford Waterworkspdf
  • 18. Bideford WaterworksFilter Beds And Service Rervoirpdf
  • 19. Dundee WaterworksJames Leslie, Engineerpdf
  • 20. Rotherham WaterworksJohn Lawson, Engineerpdf
  • 21. Rotherham WaterworksUlley Storage Reservoirpdf
  • 23. Rotherham WaterworksFilter Beds And Screening Chamber At Ulley Brookpdf
  • 24. Port-Glasgow WaterworksJ.M. Cale, Engineer ; Northern Embankmentpdf
  • 25. Manchester WaterworksJ.F. Bateman, Engineer ; Vale House And Bottoms Resservoirpdf
  • 26. Manchester WaterworksSluice Machinery & Compensation Gaugespdf
  • 27. Loch Katrine WaterworksJ.F. Bateman, Engineerpdf
  • 28. Loch Katrine Waterworkspdf
  • 29. Loch Katrine Waterworkspdf
  • 30. Loch Katrine Waterworkspdf
  • 31. Halifax Corporation WaterworksDean Head Upper And Lower Reservoir ; J.F. Bateman, Engineerpdf
  • 32. Halifax Corporation WaterworksDean Head Upper And Lower Reservoirpdf
  • 33. Aberdeen Waterworks ExtensionJames Simpson, Engineerpdf
  • 34. Aberdeen Waterworks ExtensionReservoir And Filters At Invercanniepdf
  • 35. Aberdeen Waterworks ExtensionCast Iron Aqueductspdf
  • 36. Aberdeen Waterworks Extensionpdf
  • 37. Aberdeen Waterworks ExtensionGeneral Sections of Aqueduct Culverts & Overflow Tankspdf
  • 38. Cockermouth WaterworksJohn Lawson, Engineer ; Reservoirs And Filter Bedspdf
  • 39. Sunderland Waterworks Ryhope Pumping Station ; Thomas Hawksley, Engineerpdf
  • 40. Sunderland WaterworksRyhope Pumping Stationpdf
  • 41. Sunderland WaterworksRyhope Pumping Station ; Engine And Boiler Housepdf
  • 42. Sunderland WaterworksRyhope Pumping Station pdf
  • 43. Sunderland WaterworksDetails Of Pumps &c.pdf
  • 44. Canterbury Waterworks Samuel Collett Homersham, Engineerpdf
  • 45. Canterbury Waterworkspdf
  • 46. Canterbury Waterworks Engine, Boiler, And Well-Housespdf
  • 47. Canterbury WaterworksService Reservoir, And Filling Pipespdf
  • 48. Canterbury WaterworksSpring Water And Soft Water Pumps And Emptying Pipes For Depositing Reservoirpdf
  • 49. Dr. Clark's Softening ProcessAs Applied At The Herbert Hospital Woolwich ; By J. C. Homersham C. E.pdf
  • 50. Water Towerspdf
  • Wallasey Water Towerpdf
  • 22. Roterham Waterworkspdf