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Catching Spanish Mackerel on the Edge of the Gulf Stream
Two spent male salmon, adult and grilse forms, found dead on the rack at Battle Creek fishery October 28, 1900. Length from hinder edge of eye to base of tail, larger specimen 500 mm., smaller 455 mm; weight, larger specimen, 3,100 grams, smaller 1,200 grams
Indian Deep-Sea Mollusca
A specimen of Xenophora pallidula, from the Andaman Sea, 185 fathoms.... Among the dead shells used as a fortification are--(a) Pleurotoma congener, (b) Pleurotoma travancorica, (c) Pleurotoma carinata, and (d) Drillia captiva. The dead shells utilised as biulding-material are not stuck on indiscriminately, but are arranged along the edge of each whorl
Car with propeller in motion. From propeller the shafting may be followed back (1-8) to the universal joint. 1. Propeller shaft; 2. sleeve coupling; 3. longitudinal shaft; 4. adjustible shaft hanger; 5. gear trains from longitudinal to transverse shafts; 6. transverse horizontal shaft of float; 7. shaft hanger; 8. ball joint connectin g shaft with that of house boat; 9. edge of rearing box; 10. brace across corner of rearing box; 11. holding-down plank mortised into corner post; 12. shaft beam
Cutting-In a Right Whale or Bowhead.
A-Fluke-chain adjusted to the "small."
B-Fin-Chain fastened around left fin.
C-Ring of fin-chain into which blubber-hook is fastened to raise fin and blanket-piece (the starting point when unwinding blubber from the whale).
D-Hole in root of lip into which blubber-hook is inserted to hoist lip on board ship.
F-G- Scarf to detach and hoist lower lip.
E-H- Scarf cut from fin below and forward of eye to blow-holes H on head.
E-I- Scarf from fin E to back of whale I.
J-K- Scarf cut in removing blubber while whale is being rolled. (The other spiral lines show final scarfs.)
L-Hole mortised in head for head-chain.
M-One method of hoisting head by head-chain and toggles, the chain being pasdsed through the blow-holes.
M, M (Fig.2).-Newer and better method of hoisting head by use of chain strapped blocks. Tail of chain passed through from H, under several feet of blubber to and through the hole cut at L and then coupled to sister-hooks on the lower block.
N-Cutting made by man with an ax (while overboard) in order to detach the head bone.
O-Lower edge of bone which is very thin and requires only light strokes to free it.
P-Markings showing where the spade is inserted to start the throat bone in detaching head.
Q-Where the hole is made in throat in order to haul it on board.
R-Throat-chain and toggle by wihich throat is sometimes taken on board.
S-Dotted line to show where backbone is cut to lessen strain on windlass when taking off lbubber.
T-Wide section of blanket-piece which is trimmed down by boarding-knife when taking blubber on board.
Salal formation along the forest edge
Species of Deima, from the Bay of Bengal, 1748 fathoms. Ventral view, showing the flat, sole-like, crawling surface, with the modified tube-feet around its edge, and the mouth at its fore end
Bliss No.1K Edge Curling Machine for starting on the flange of tops and bottoms toe curl for double seaming. Blanks are fed by gravity and atomatically carried through the machine.
Making Soundings : 'We got the Lucas sounding-machine together, and installed it on the ice at the edge of the dredge hole. With this machine on October 11 we got 1,000 fathoms
Edge's Map of Greenland (Really Spitzbergen, circa 1611)
Edge of the Foret d'Ambre, Madagascar
Aquatic grass growing along the shallow edge of a pond where it forms protection for mosquito larvae
Fluted Moraine at Edge of Columbia Glacier
Fishing rod at the edge of a lake near Zheleznogorsk
Hospital buildings on the edge of the city of Yakutsk
Railroad sign at a train station in the Moscow suburbs stating that " it is dangerous to stamd at the edge of the railway platform."
Bus stop at the edge of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy with a view of the Mount Koriakskiy and Mount Avachinskiy
Tents pitched on the edge of Middle Lake, White Pass Trail, British Columbia.
Edge of Aba Market.
Edge and Experience in Materials
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