Fire Prevention and Fire Extinction
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Fire Prevention and Fire Extinction

By James Braidwood
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  • FIRE PREVENTION
    • AND
  • FIRE EXTINCTION.
    • BY
    • JAMES BRAIDWOOD,
      • WITH ILLUSTRATIONS, MEMOIR, AND PORTRAIT OF THE AUTHOR.
      • LONDON: BELL AND DALDY, 186, FLEET STREET. 1866.
    • CONTENTS.
    • ILLUSTRATIONS.
    • EDITOR'S PREFACE.
    • AUTHOR'S PREFACE
    • MEMOIR
      • OF
    • JAMES BRAIDWOOD.
      • A TRUE HERO.
        • James Braidwood.—Died, June 22nd, 1861.
    • FIRE PREVENTION
      • INCLUDING
    • FIRE-PROOF STRUCTURES.
      • FIRE-PROOF STRUCTURES.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FIRE EXTINCTION,
      • INCLUDING
    • FIRE BRIGADES, FIRE ENGINES,
      • AND
    • WATER SUPPLY.
      • PUBLIC FIRE BRIGADES AND THE DUTIES OF FIREMEN.
      • THE LONDON FIRE BRIGADE.
        • NORTH SIDE OF RIVER.
        • OUTLINE OF GENERAL DUTY.
        • DUTIES OF SUPERINTENDENT.
        • DUTIES OF FOREMAN.
        • DUTIES OF THE ENGINEER.
        • DUTIES OF SUB-ENGINEERS.
        • DUTIES OF THE FIREMAN.
        • BOOKS KEPT AT THE STATIONS.
      • THE EDINBURGH FIRE BRIGADE.
        • I.—General Regulations of the Edinburgh Fire Brigade.
        • II.—Police.
        • III. Superintendent of Fire Brigade.
        • IV.—Head Enginemen.
        • V.—Firemen.
        • VI.—High Constables and Commissioners of Police.
        • VII.—Magistrates, &c.
        • VIII.—Gas-light Companies.
        • IX.—Special Regulations for the Firemen.
      • MEANS OF ESCAPE FROM FIRE.
      • FIRE-ENGINES.
        • DESCRIPTION OF TOOLS WITH WHICH EACH ENGINE IS PROVIDED.
      • FIRE ANNIHILATOR
      • WATER SUPPLY.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • APPENDIX.
      • INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION, 1862.
        • SPECIAL JURY FOR FIRE-ENGINES.
        • Report of the Special Committee of Class VIII. on Fire-Engines.
      • STEAM FIRE-ENGINE COMPETITION,
        • CRYSTAL PALACE, LONDON, 1863.
        • LARGE CLASS.
        • SMALL CLASS.
        • AWARDS.
      • METROPOLITAN FIRE BRIGADE.
        • ANNO VICESIMO OCTAVO & VICESIMO NONO
      • VICTORIÆ REGINÆ.
        • CAP. XC.
        • An Act for the Establishment of a Fire Brigade within the Metropolis. [5th July, 1865.]
      • Transcriber's Notes
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