City Readers Digital Historic Collections at the New York Society Library

William Chapman

Observations on the various systems of canal navigation, with inferences practical and mathematical; in which Mr. Fulton’s plan of wheel-boats, and the utility of subterraneous and of small canals are particularly investigated, including an account of the canals and inclined planes of China. With four plates. By William Chapman, member of the Society of Civil Engineers in London, and M. R. I. A.

London: Published by I. and J. Taylor, at the Architectural Library, High Holborn, 1797.
Observations on the various systems of canal navigation, with inferences practical and mathematical; in which Mr. Fulton’s plan of wheel-boats, and the utility of subterraneous and of small canals are particularly investigated, including an account of the canals and inclined planes of China. With four plates. By William Chapman, member of the Society of Civil Engineers in London, and M. R. I. A. Library Average
Circulation records from 1793-1799 are lost.
Readers by Occupation

Check out Duration
Check out distribution
Check out duration
Readers by occupation
This Title Library Average
Borrower Name Volume Date Out Date In Fine Transcribed
Title
Rep. Ledger
John Garnet11/13/18033/12/1804Chapman's C Navig
John Garnet3/12/18045/19/1804Fulton's G. Navig
Arthur Noble2/12/18052/18/1805Fultons Canal Nav
John S. Hunn2/19/18053/13/1805Fultons G Navigation
Arthur Noble2/26/18052/26/1805Chapmans Obs on Fulton
John Stevens, III2/26/18052/28/1805Observation on Fult.
Related Charging Ledgers
Back to Top

The New York
Society Library

53 East 79th Street
New York, NY 10075
212.288.6900
reference@nysoclib.org

Hours of Operation

The Library is now open daily
11 AM – 4 PM for access to the book stacks.

Our regular hours are:
Monday / Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday / Sunday
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
© Copyright The New York Society Library | Privacy Policy