altitude anchor angle appear apply bearing block boards boat called carry centre chart chronometer circle cloth compass containing correct course deck Declination Deviation Diff difference direction Dist distance East Edition Engineers equator Error feet Flags give given going Green Greenwich haul head hoist horizon hurricane Illustrations indicated iron keep land latitude light Long longitude lower magnetic mast means measure meridian miles minutes noon North northern hemisphere Notes observed parallel pass piece Plates points port practical progress rope round Rules sail seconds ship ship's side Signals South southern square starboard Steam steered storm subtract sun's Tables tack taken term timber tion track Treatise true turn variation vessel watch West wind wood yard
Page 4 - AN OUTLINE OF THE METHOD OF CONDUCTING A TRIGONOMETRICAL SURVEY. For the Formation of Geographical and Topographical Maps and Plans, Military Reconnaissance, LEVELLING, &c., with Useful Problems, Formulae, and Tables.
Page 117 - In obeying and construing these rules due regard must be had to all dangers of navigation ; and due regard must also be had to any special circumstances which may exist in any particular case rendering a departure from the above rules necessary in order to avoid immediate danger.
Page 116 - When two steam vessels are meeting end on, or nearly end on, so as to involve risk of collision, each shall alter her course to starboard so that each may pass on the port side of the other.
Page 8 - A HANDY BOOK of VILLA ARCHITECTURE ; being a Series of Designs for Villa Residences in various Styles. With Detailed Specifications and Estimates. By C. WICKES, Architect, Author of " The Spires and Towers of the Mediaeval Churches of England,
Page 35 - A GRAMMAR OF COLOURING, applied to Decorative Painting and the Arts. By GEORGE FIELD. New Edition, enlarged and adapted to the Use of the Ornamental Painter and Designer. By ELLIS A. DAVIDSON. With two new Coloured Diagrams, &c.
Page 14 - Rates, from id. to i68s. per cwt., and containing 186,000 Direct Answers, which, with their Combinations, consisting of a single addition (mostly to be performed at sight), will afford an aggregate of 10,266,000 Answers ; the whole being calculated and designed...
Page 21 - Woods and Marbles (Imitation of). SCHOOL OF PAINTING FOR THE IMITATION OF WOODS AND MARBLES, as Taught and Practised by AR VAN DER BURG and P. VAN DER BURG, Directors of the Rotterdam Painting Institution. Royal folio, 18i by iai in., Illustrated with 24 full-size Coloured Plates; also 12 plain Plates, comprising 154 Figures.