Papers on Appeal Vol. II

Papers on Appeal Vol. II

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1910 edition. Excerpt: ...of these items. Q. How can you say if you do not know anything about the rock formation on the Third Avenue system, or the pipe obstructions? A. 1 am assuming the average conditions, conditions similar to the lines of which I have taken the actual cost of. Q. There are no parallel lines that have the Third Avenue construction, are there? 4(U() A. The construction at present in Third Avenue?. Q. Yes, A. No. Q. Or that was in there in January, 1901?.4. No. (J. You would not like to pass a positive opinion as to whether or not it would be necessary or economical to tear out the whole of the concrete conduit to take out a yoke or yokes? A. No; I would not care to say. () Q. What kind of gases do you think would be in the conduits, such as you testified to the other day? 1. Well, the gases usually found in the ground around in the New York streets, especially from illuminating gas, also from sewers; I could not tell you what kind it was. (J. The principal part would be illuminating gas? A. I don't know. Q. Don't you know that illuminating gas protects 465 iron? A. No. Q. Yon don't know that? A. No. Q. And do you not know the effect of sewer gas on iron? A. No; I do not know that I do. Q. Now, did you estimate the life of the track and roadway the same way you did the life of the paving and the feeders? 4652 1. Estimate the life of a track and roadway? (J. Yes; did you use the same method, same basis, in arriving at the life of the track and roadway as you did in arriving at the life of the feeders and paving? A. You mean in the former testimony? Q. I don't mean anything; I am speaking of the life that you have assigned to these tracks and roadway; I want to know if you used the same method Arko and basis at arriving at that life as you did more

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