Annual Reports of the War Department, Part 1
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1893
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act approved July act of March adopted Amount appropriated Amount estimated amount expended Appendix appropriated by act approved July 13 balance available balance unexpended boats breakwater bridge built canal channel charge close commenced Company completion of existing compliance with requirements condition Congress construction Corps of Engineers Creek cubic yards dams deep at mean depth dikes distance dredging ending June 30 entrance estimated cost examination existing project expended during fiscal expended in fiscal expenditures feet deep feet wide fiscal year ending harbor acts head improvement increased Island jetty Lake length lock material mean low water miles mouth navigation necessary obstructions operations original outstanding liabilities plans Point present profitably expended proposed removal repairs required for completion requirements of sections resulted river and harbor rock Secretary shoals snags Submitted in compliance sundry civil act survey tide United vessels width
Page 554 - War ; and in case of any litigation arising from any obstruction or alleged obstruction to navigation created by the construction of any bridge under this Act.
Page 523 - ... at all stages, and the soundings, accurately showing the bed of the stream, the location of any other bridge or bridges, and shall furnish such other information as may be required for a full and satisfactory understanding of the subject; and until the said plan and location of the bridge are approved by the...
Page 565 - ... shall be made and all such obstructions be removed at the expense of the owner or owners of said bridge. And in case of any litigation arising from any obstruction or alleged obstruction to the free navigation of said river...
Page 579 - ... as will effectually obviate such obstruction; and all such alterations shall be made and all such obstructions be removed at the expense of the owner or owners of said bridge. And in case of any litigation arising from any obstruction or alleged obstruction to the...
Page 523 - ... security of navigation of said river as the Secretary of War shall prescribe; and, to secure that object, the said company or corporation shall submit to the Secretary of War, for his examination and approval, a design and drawings of the bridge, and a map of the location, giving...
Page 519 - That any bridge constructed under this Act and according to its limitations shall be a lawful structure, and shall be recognized and known as a post route, upon which also no higher charge shall be made for the transmission over the same of the mails, the troops, and the munitions of war of the United States, than the rate per mile paid for their transportation over the railroads or public highways leading to said bridge; and the United States shall have the right of way for postal telegraph purposes...
Page 578 - Tuat апУ bridge built under the provisions of routę. ' this act and subject to its limitations shall be a lawful structure, and shall be recognized and known as a post route, upon which also no higher charge shall be made for the transmission over the same of the mails, the troops, and the munitions of war of the United States, or passengers or freight passing over the said bridge, than the rate per mile paid for the transportation over the railroad or public highways leading to the said bridge...
Page 516 - War, for his examination and approval, a design and drawings of the bridge, and a map of the location, giving, for the space of one mile above and one mile below...
Page 523 - ... between them shall be decided by the Secretary of War, upon a hearing of the allegations and proofs of the parties...
Page 581 - Mansion, eighteen thousand dollars, to be expended by contract or otherwise, as the President may determine. For fuel for the Executive Mansion, greenhouses, and stable, three thousand dollars.