Annual Report of the Governor of the Panama Canal

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1915

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Report of the engineer of maintenanceContinued
Velocities in canal at slide at Station 1791 during Pedro Miguel lockages Decem
Pacific terminals Pier No 18 and pier shed Balboa General layout
Cristobal terminal docks piers and mole General plan
Pier No 7 Cristobal Typical section
Oilfuel storage Atlantic and Pacific terminals Typical plan and elevation of oilhandling plants
Oilfuel storage Pacific terminals Location plan of tank lots
Oilfuel storage Atlantic terminals General plan
Oilfuel storage Pacific terminals General plan
Gatun Locks Lock entrance caisson at lower west chamber
Pedro Miguel Locks Birdseye view of north approach wall showing vessels
Miraflores Locks Argentine naval training ship Presidente Sarmiento in upper
Miraflores upper locks Lock entrance caisson in place at north end of east
Hydroelectric station Gatun View from west side showing gatehouse and east
Part of north wing of administration building Balboa Heights and castiron
Report of the engineer of terminal construction
Report of the engineer of terminal construction Continued
Report of engineer of terminal construction
Atlantic terminals East Breakwater Dredge No 4 discharge at Station 1+52
Cristobal coaling station View looking north or east side of coal storage showing
Balboa terminals General view from coal cranes looking north and west show
Balboa terminals Dry dock No 1 Looking toward entrance gates June
Pinning jib on crane Ajax in middle chamber of Gatun Locks October 9 1914
Floating crane Hercules transferring equipment across Gatun Locks from east
Report of resident engineer dredging division
Report of the resident engineer dredging divisionContinued Page

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Page 518 - President of the United States of America, have caused the said Convention to be made public, to the end that the same and every article and clause thereof may be observed and fulfilled with good faith by the United States and the citizens thereof.
Page 527 - Where by any of these rules one of two vessels is to keep out of the way, the other shall keep her course and speed.
Page 527 - When two sailing vessels are approaching one another, so as to involve risk of collision, one of them shall keep out of the way of the other...
Page 550 - An Act to provide for the registration of, with collectors of internal revenue, and to impose a special tax upon all persons who produce, import, manufacture, compound, deal in, dispense, sell, distribute, or give away opium or coca leaves, their salts, derivatives, or preparations, and for other purposes...
Page 527 - When both are running free, with the wind on different sides, the vessel which has the wind on the port side shall keep out of the way of the other.
Page 525 - If, when steam vessels are approaching each other, either vessel fails to understand the course or intention of the other, from any cause, the vessel so in doubt shall immediately signify the same by giving several short and rapid blasts, not less than four, of the steam whistle.
Page 506 - All damages caused to the owners of private lands or private property of any kind by reason of the grants contained in this treaty or by reason of the operations of the United States, its agents or employees, or by reason of the construction, maintenance, operation, sanitation and protection of the said Canal or of the works of sanitation and protection...
Page 525 - Steam vessels are forbidden to use what has become technically known among pilots as "cross signals," that is, answering one whistle with two, and answering two whistles with one. In all cases, and under all circumstances, a pilot receiving either of the whistle signals...
Page 525 - The foregoing only applies to cases where vessels are meeting end on, or nearly end on, in such a manner as to involve risk of collision ; in other words, to cases in which, by day, each vessel sees the masts of the other in a line, or nearly in a line, with her own, and by night to cases in which each vessel is in such a position as to see both the side lights of the other.
Page 500 - ... except such as may be dispensed or distributed to a patient upon whom such physician, dentist or veterinary surgeon shall personally attend...

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