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act approved August adopted Amount appropriated amount available Amount estimated amount expended Appendix appropriated by act Board breakwater bridge built carried channel charge close commerce Company completion of existing compliance with requirements condition Congress construction continued contract cost Creek cubic yards depth dike distance dredging east ending June 30 Engineers entrance examination exclusive of liabilities existing project expended during fiscal expended in fiscal feet at mean feet deep feet wide fiscal year ending harbor acts improvement increased Island jetty Lake land less liabilities outstanding July material mean low water miles mouth navigation necessary obstructions officer opened operations original outstanding liabilities Point port present profitably expended proposed reason removal repairs required for completion requirements of sections resulted river and harbor Rock Secretary shoal side stone Submitted in compliance survey tons United vessels width York
Page 388 - 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 399 - 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...
Page 396 - ... 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, for the space of one mile above and one mile below the proposed location, the topography of the banks of the river, the shore-lines at high and low water, the direction and strength of the currents at all stages, and...
Page 684 - I have compared the preceding with the original law on file in this office, and do hereby certify that the same is a correct transcript therefrom, and of the whole of said original law.
Page 389 - ... at all stages, and the soundings, accurately showing the bed of the stream, the location of any other bridge or bridges...
Page 390 - ... the location of any other bridge or bridges, and shall furnish such other information as may be required for a full and satisfactory understanding...
Page 408 - ... over the same, and over the approaches thereto, upon payment of a reasonable compensation for such use ; and in case the owner or owners of said bridge and the several railroad companies, or any...
Page 381 - ... shall conform in using said bridge, all matters at issue between them shall be decided by the Secretary of War, upon a hearing of the allegations and proofs of the parties...