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Nineteenth Century Line Quarrying Equipment

A rocker box is a tool designed to separate gold from alluvial gravel and sand deposits that was used extensively in 19th century mining More The Mideco Bat Booth designed as Personnel Dedustingclothes cleaning Booth uses nothing but pure air to

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  • Pit Amp Quarry Equipment Spotlight

    Pit Amp Quarry Equipment Spotlight

    A rocker box is a tool designed to separate gold from alluvial gravel and sand deposits that was used extensively in 19th century mining More The Mideco Bat Booth designed as Personnel Dedustingclothes cleaning Booth uses nothing but pure air to

  • Antiquated Electrical Devices Devices Amp Components

    Antiquated Electrical Devices Devices Amp Components

    rare late 19th or early 20th century nickelplated ornamental cast bronze wallmount johnson interior residential mechanical thermostat cover with scale plate and glass thermometer URUR2017114

  • Caterer 1850S1860s 183 Nat Fullers Feast The Life And

    Caterer 1850S1860s 183 Nat Fullers Feast The Life And

    Detail of nineteenth century silverplated steel hatelet skewer courtesy of Michael Finlay Hatelet skewers were typically used to eat various vegetables or meats Once Nat Fuller was established as a successful caterer he had the resources to furnish fine utensils like these for his events

  • Line Shafts And Belts

    Line Shafts And Belts

    Oct 01 2003nbsp018332In the mid19th century manufacturing engineers considered mechanical power transmission to be stateoftheart technology Before the advent of individual electricdrive motors in the early 20th century a mindboggling maze of overhead line shafts countershafts leather belts belt shifters pulleys and gears were a common sight in

  • Commercial And Catalog Saddles Of 19Th Amp Early 20Th

    Commercial And Catalog Saddles Of 19Th Amp Early 20Th

    Oct 29 2008nbsp018332CALIFORNIA SADDLES One of the two classic American horned saddle patterns of the 19th century the California saddle adopted liberally from the Mexican saddles of the far westTheir exposure among Americans was assured by the 1849 Gold Rush At the peak of their popularity in the 1850s60s the characteristic California saddle was distinctive by its large angled horn low oval

  • Maritime Business During The Twentieth Century Continuity

    Maritime Business During The Twentieth Century Continuity

    The newly emerging liner shipping companies from the midnineteenth century onwards were very strongly connected with a big home port like London Liverpool Glasgow and Hull where strong shipping elites were formed 30 For example the Peninsular and Oriental PampO based in London was established by Wilcox and Anderson in 1837 and

  • Late 19Th Century Railroad Resources

    Late 19Th Century Railroad Resources

    BTS Produces cars suitable for 1860s1870s and an unique line of 1880s era prototype cars Lasercut wood kits Westerfield Mostly focused on first half of the 20th century but some kits cover late 1890s Resin kits Old and Weary Car Shops NYOampW prototypes including a late 19th century coal hopper Resin kits

  • Cornwall Heritage Trust Preserving Cornwalls Story

    Cornwall Heritage Trust Preserving Cornwalls Story

    In the eighteenth century copper mining was of much greater importance than tin by the early nineteenth century Cornwall was the greatest producer of copper in the world By 1740 deep mining of copper was underway made possible by the invention of increasingly sophisticated pumping equipment to remove some of the water from underground

  • Corporal Punishment Picture Index

    Corporal Punishment Picture Index

    United Kingdom another drawing of a traditional 19thcentury or earlier naval flogging United Kingdom painting of a 19thcentury naval flogging United Kingdom artists impression of informal flogging of a sailor with the ropes end on board ship 19th century United Kingdom drawing of a formal caning on board a Royal Navy training ship

  • Health Amp Medicine In The 19Th Century Victoria And

    Health Amp Medicine In The 19Th Century Victoria And

    By midcentury the stethoscope invented in France in 1817 to aid diagnosis of respiratory and cardiac disorders became the symbolic icon of the medical profession However the most famous British visual image Luke Fildess The Doctor exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1891 shows a medical man with virtually no modern equipment

  • Penrhyn Quarry

    Penrhyn Quarry

    The Penrhyn Slate Quarry is a slate quarry located near Bethesda in north WalesIt is reputed to be the worlds largest slate quarry the main pit is nearly a mile long and 1200 feet deep The quarry was first developed in 1770 by Richard Pennant later Baron Penrhyn although it is likely that smallscale slate extraction on the site began considerably earlier

  • The Impact Of Railroad Expansion Howstuffworks

    The Impact Of Railroad Expansion Howstuffworks

    In 1893 the United States celebrated the 400th anniversary of the quotdiscoveryquot of the New World with a spectacular fair in Chicago The Transportation Building at the quotWorlds Columbian Expositionquot featured railroad exhibits and equipment from around the world but the most lavish displays were from Baldwin Locomotive Works the Pullman Palace Car Company and other American companies

  • Hiking In Boston Our Favorite Trails Rei Coop Journal

    Hiking In Boston Our Favorite Trails Rei Coop Journal

    Mar 12 2020nbsp018332Halibut Point State Park the location of the 19thcentury Babson Farm Quarry offers a glimpse into this oncethriving industry Guided and selfguided tours begin from a historic fire control tower perched on the rim of the old freshwaterfilled quarry

  • Ha955 Slate Ridge Quarries

    Ha955 Slate Ridge Quarries

    Feb 18 2004nbsp018332adjacent to Cardiff All three settlements arose around the quarrying of slate in the late nineteenth century Whiteford is located approximately 16 kilometers I mile southwest of the 29th quotmilestonequot of the MasonDixon line In 1725 Welshmen William Reese and James Reese bought land in the vicinity of Delta Pennsylvania Over the next

  • Railroad Maps 18281900 Collection Connections

    Railroad Maps 18281900 Collection Connections

    Settlers of the Great Plains in the late nineteenth century developed largescale dryfarming methods These farming techniques required new farm equipment As the equipment became available more land came under cultivation between 1870 and 1900 than in the previous 250 years bringing the American frontier to a close

  • Tormore Quarry Quarry Spoil Heaps Trackways And Pier

    Tormore Quarry Quarry Spoil Heaps Trackways And Pier

    The Tormore quarry has the potential to enhance our understanding of the 19thcentury granite industry within Scotland Granite extraction was a major 19th century industry within the areas of Scotland where the stone is located such as the Ross of Mull and Aberdeenshire and its popularity for construction at the time is reflected in many

  • Carmyllie Quarry Ougs

    Carmyllie Quarry Ougs

    The quarry had been extensively worked in the 19th Century and did not finally close until 1918 During its operational life red sailed windmills were used to pump out the water A railway line was laid in 1854 and carried 150 tonnes of flag stone a day to Arbroath for use not just locally but for shipment to Fife Holland and even North America

  • Surveying And Surveying Instrument History Land Surveyor

    Surveying And Surveying Instrument History Land Surveyor

    Aug 01 2020nbsp018332I love the Sextant instrument Two men independently rediscovered the sextant around 1730 John Hadley 16821744 an English mathematician and Thomas Godfrey 17041749 an American inventor A sextant is a navigation instrument used for measuring angles primarily altitudes of celestial bodies Originally the sextant had an arc of 60176 or 16 of a circle from which the instrument

  • Nineteenth Century Explorers Equipment The Fedora

    Nineteenth Century Explorers Equipment The Fedora

    Apr 21 2009nbsp018332Nineteenth Century Expl Equipment Golden Era true Golden Era and earlier apparelgear I dont think the stuff to which Im referring is available on line I bought mine in Zambia I have recently found a couple of 1950s hiking shirts in charity shops a Lybro and a Bukta that have all the features of 1930s bush shirts

  • Nineteenthcentury Progress

    Nineteenthcentury Progress

    assembly line Charles Darwin theory of evolution radioactivity psychology mass Primitive radios soon became standard equipment for ships at sea Ford Sparks the Automobile IndustryIn the 1880s NineteenthCentury Progress Summarizing Use a web diagram to

  • Extract Limestone Quarry

    Extract Limestone Quarry

    21012016183 How Do You Extract Limestone From A Mining Quarry gold extraction equipment used stone crushermining equipment for sale in mining machinecrusherquarry marble quarry in south africa process limestone is loed within a 19th century limestone quarry and therefore it past mineral extraction coal mining type of mineral extraction

  • Warfare 1750 To 1900 Weapons And Warfare

    Warfare 1750 To 1900 Weapons And Warfare

    Improvements in weapons technology fueled by the Industrial Revolution helped make warfare in the late 18th and 19th centuries more deadly and sophisticated Civilians were drawn into wars more deeply than before both as targets of enemy forces and as conscripts bound to military service As traditional military powers including the Ottoman Empire and China

  • Illustrated Glossary Of Ship And Boat Terms Oxford

    Illustrated Glossary Of Ship And Boat Terms Oxford

    Aug 18 2020nbsp018332Rising line Fig 519 A curved line on the sheer drawing of a ship designating the outer ends of the floor timbers or the height of maximum breadth throughout the length of the hull The former line was called the rise of floor line or the floor head line the latter was known as the height of breadth line See also Narrowing lines

  • Oil Industry History

    Oil Industry History

    Aug 21 2018nbsp018332The 19th century was a period of great change and rapid industrialization The iron and steel industry spawned new construction materials the