Excerpt from Minutes of Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Vol. 35: With Abstracts of the Discussion, Session 1872-73; Part I
This paper, with the addenda to it, was printed in extenso in the last volume of the Minutes of Proceedings, vol. Xxxiv., pp. 327 - 371. The discussion upon it extended over portions of two evenings, but an abstract of the whole is given consecutively.
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