Aerial Ropeways - Bibliography

(To be read in conjunction with UK Gazetteer)
   
'Ropeways' - as described in the Encyclopedia Brittanica, 1911
Carrington, W. T. H. 'Wire Ropeways on six systems applicable to all situations and requirements', pp.287-304 of 'Aerial Wire Ropeways: Their development, use and construction', The Engineering Times, Vol.1, No.5, 1899 April-May
Carrington, W. 'Description of Various Types of Ropeways, and Remarks as to their Proper Selection.' pp.91-106 of 'Transactions of the Federated Institutions of Mining Engineers', Vol. XIII 1896-97.
Cockburn, S. M. 'Single-span Cableways : Travelling, fixed and semi-portable', pp.343-354 of 'Aerial Wire Ropeways: Their development, use and construction', The Engineering Times, Vol.1, No.5, 1899 April-May
Commans, R. E. ' "Otto" Ropeways', pp.319-330 of 'Aerial Wire Ropeways: Their development, use and construction', The Engineering Times, Vol.1, No.5, 1899 April-May
Mugridge, A. J. 'Aerial Ropeways - Ropeway Conveyor at Bayton Colliery, Cleobury Mortimer, Shropshire'.  Reprinted from 'Engineering' 16th May, 1913.  , 1997, 15pp., A5
Roe, J. Pearce 'Ropeways as a means of transport', pp.305-318 of 'Aerial Wire Ropeways: Their development, use and construction', The Engineering Times, Vol.1, No.5, 1899 April-May
Spilsbury, Edmund Gybbon 'Wire rope tramways with special reference to the Bleichert patent system'
The Trenton iron co., Cooper, Hewitt & co. (Trenton, N.J, New York) , 1890
White, J. Walwyn  'Sectional aerial wire ropeways', pp.331-342 of 'Aerial Wire Ropeways: Their development, use and construction', The Engineering Times, Vol.1, No.5, 1899 April-May
Wallis-Tayler, A. J.  'Aerial or Wire Rope Tramways', 1898 
Zimmer, G. F.  'The Mechanical Handling of Material...', 1905
   
   
   
   
   
   

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