The Resource Tunnel shields and the use of compressed air in subaqueous works, by William Charles Copperthwaite ; with 260 illustrations and diagrams

Tunnel shields and the use of compressed air in subaqueous works, by William Charles Copperthwaite ; with 260 illustrations and diagrams

Label
Tunnel shields and the use of compressed air in subaqueous works
Title
Tunnel shields and the use of compressed air in subaqueous works
Statement of responsibility
by William Charles Copperthwaite ; with 260 illustrations and diagrams
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At the time of writing, virtually nothing had been published on the history of shield-work - the employment of a shield, with or without the aid of compressed air, in tunnelling operations of English origin. The author's aim was to gather in one volume a mass of information until then scattered and difficult to find
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
625.13
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
TF232
LC item number
.C7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
ICE virtual library
Label
Tunnel shields and the use of compressed air in subaqueous works, by William Charles Copperthwaite ; with 260 illustrations and diagrams
Publication
Note
  • "Greathead, and the introduction of shield work in recent years."--Chapter I
  • Appendix: A.A chronological list of events connected with tunnelling by means of a shield or of compressed air. B. Some English patents relating to tunnelling with shield and compressed air, 1818 to 1904
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn297449494
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 389, [1] pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780727752673
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
frontispiece (portrait) illustrations, diagrams, plates
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36935694
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)297449494
  • ice0727752677
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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