The first steamship line to take notice of the telephone was the Clyde
, which had a wire from dock to office in 1877; and the first railway was the Pennsylvania, which two years later was persuaded by Professor Bell himself to give it a trial in Altoona.
The ship was one of those iron wool-clippers that the Clyde
had floated out in swarms upon the world during the seventh decade of the last century.
I have on the banks of the Clyde
," continued Monk, "a little house in a grove, cottage as it is called here.
I understood very well why, when he told me that he had joined in the Clyde
a small steamer chartered by a relative of his, "a very wealthy man," he observed (probably Lord X, I thought), to carry arms and other supplies to the Carlist army.
The steam-yacht, built in the Clyde
, and fitted with tiled bath-rooms and other unheard-of luxuries, was said to have cost him half a million; and the pearl necklace which he had presented to his wife on his return was as magnificent as such expiatory offerings are apt to be.
Do you know--I've been looking it up--the Firth Of Clyde
, where all the steel ships are built, isn't half as wide as Oakland Creek down there, where all those old hulks lie?
For these same Stewarts, and Maccolls, and Macrobs (that had two rents to pay, one to King George by stark force, and one to Ardshiel by natural kindness) offered him a better price than any Campbell in all broad Scotland; and far he sent seeking them -- as far as to the sides of Clyde
and the cross of Edinburgh -- seeking, and fleeching, and begging them to come, where there was a Stewart to be starved and a red-headed hound of a Campbell to be pleasured
His time being out, he had 'worked in the shop' at weekly wages seven or eight years more; and had then betaken himself to the banks of the Clyde
, where he had studied, and filed, and hammered, and improved his knowledge, theoretical and practical, for six or seven years more.
13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, former Governor of New Mexico Bill Richardson formally endorsed Clyde
Williams' campaign for New York's 13[sup.
Marine Services has taken delivery of its first Damen ASD Tug.
Singed in 1949 from Renfrew Juniors, the left–back stayed with Signed in 1949 from Renfrew Juniors, the left–back stayed with Clyde
for 13 years and was one of their most popular players ever.
Guns that once belonged to notorious bank robbers Bonnie Parker and Clyde