Vol 26 – No. 1 – 1947-49


Pg iv and v – List of Officers of the Society, 1947-48 and 1948-49

Pg xi-xv – List of Illustrations

Pg xvi – Errata

Pg 1 – Windshafts
By Rex Wailes, M.I.Mech.E. (Vice President)

Pg 13 – “Norris” Locomotives in England, 1838-1842
By P.C. Dewhurst, M.I.C.E., M.I.Mech.E. (Member of Council)

Pg 47 – Early History of Patents for Invention
By M. Frumkin (Member)

Pg 57 – La Mission de Gabriel Jars Dans Les Mines et les Usines Britanniques en 1764
Par Jean Chevalier

Pg 69 – The Malham Moor Mines, Yorks., 1790-1830
By A. Raistrick, Ph.D., M.Sc., F.G.S. (Member)

Pg 79 – A Ruling Engine used by Sir John Barton – and its Products
By P. Grodzinski, A.M.I.Mech.E. (Member)

Pg 89 – Trevithick and the Merthyr Tramroad
By S. Mercer, A.M.I.C.E., A.M.I.Mech.E., F.G.S. (Member)

Pg 105 – Distillation: The Invention of the Rectifying Column
By Prof. Ir. R.J. Forbes, M.N.R.I.E. (Member of Council)

Pg 113 – Liverpool Warehouse Hoists
By T.M. Hoskison, M.A. (Member)

Pg 119 – Brake Wheels and Wallowers
By the Late H.O. Clark (Member) and Rex Wailes, M.I.Mech.E. (Vice President)

Pg 131 – The Origin of Transatlantic Steam Navigation, 1819-1833
By H.P. Spratt, B.Sc., A.S.M.E.

Pg 145 – Some Account of Locked-Coil and Flattened-Strand Wire-Ropes
By T.H. Davies (Member)

Pg 155 – Wolverhampton as the Site of the First Newcomen Engine
By W.O. Henderson, M.A., Ph.D.

Pg 161 – John Smith of Coven, Engineer, 1827-1879
By David H. Tew, M.A. (Member)

Pg 169 – Notes and Communications: Trevithick Birthplace Memorial

Pg 171 – Trevithick, Rastrick and the Hazledine Foundry, Bridgnorth
By S. Morley Tonkin, M.J.I. (Member)

Pg 185 – Early Railways in Derbyshire
By B. Baxter (Member of Council)

Pg 199 – Tyneside Tramroads of Northumberland
By Charles E. Lee, F.R.S.A. (Member of Council)

Pg 231 – Norfolk Windmills. Part I: Corn Mills
By Rex Wailes, F.S.A., M.I.Mech.E. (Vice President)