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THE JOURNAL

Vol 15 – No. 1 – 1934-35

CONTENTS

Pg vi – List of Officers of the Society

Pg x-xi – List of Illustrations

Pg 1 – The Cruquis Engine and its History
By Eng.-Lieut. J.J. Bootsgezel, R. Netherlands N. (Ret.) (Member)

Pg 17 – Dud Dudley and the Early Coal-Iron Industry
By R.A. Mott, M.Sc., F.I.C.

Pg 39 – Maudslay, Sons & Field as General Engineers
By J. Foster Petree, A.M.I.Mech.E., A.M.I.N.A. (Member)

Pg 63 – Gallic Fortification in Caesar’s Time
By E. Wyndham Hulme, B.A. (Vice President)

Pg 67 – Lidstone’s Pamphlets on Newcomen
By W.A. Young (Vice President)

Pg 73 – “Shrinking On”
By Rhys Jenkins (Past President)

Pg 77 – Donkin’s Pantagraph Engraving Machine with Rose Engine
By D.M. Henshaw (Member)

Pg 85 – The Origin of the Vacuum Cleaner
By H. Cecil Booth, F.C.G.I., M.Inst.C.E.

Pg 99 – The Order Book of the New Wire Company, Cheadle
By L. St. L. Pendred, C.B.E., Hon.Mech.E. (Past President)

Pg 117 – Windmills of Eastern Long Island
By Rex Wailes, A.M.I.Mech.E. (Member of Council)

Pg 153 – Engineering Recollections
By George A. Orrok, Mem.A.S.M.E. (Member)

Pg 169 – History of Testing Machines for Materials
By Chester H. Gibbons

Pg 185 – The Hollow  Sword Blade Company and Sword Making at Shotley Bridge
By Rhys Jenkins (Past President)

Pg 195 – The Morris Canal
By Col. Cornelius C. Vermeule

Pg 203 – Summer Meeting in Newcastle-on-Tyne

NOTES AND COMMUNICATIONS:

Pg 209 – Patent Practice in the Eighteenth Century; the Diary of Samuel Taylor, Threadmaker and Inventor, 1722-23
By A.A. Gomme (Member of Council)

Pg 225 – The Atmospheric Engine at Westfield, Yorks
By G.T. Newbould, Assoc. M.I.Min.E. (Member)

Pg 229 – The Passing of Austhorpe Lodge
By A. Titley, M.I.Mech.E. (Past President)

Pg 232 – Memorials to Engineers. Maudslay, Sons & Field

Pg 233 – Analytical Bibliography of the History of Engineering and Technology, Part XIII

Pg 249 – Annual Report and Statement of Accounts

Pg 253 – Obituary: F.J. Sprague; H.M. Bushell; P.C. Ricketts; William Sisson; J. MacFarlan; J.G.H. Warren; P.M. Baker

Pg 257 – List of Members

Pg 266 – Index