Description

THE JOURNAL

Vol 31 – No. 1 – 1957-59

CONTENTS

Pg iv – Origin of the Society and its Aims and Objects

Pg v – Presidents of the Society

Pg vi – List of Officers of the Society, 1957-58 and 1958-59

Pg xii – List of Illustrations

Pg 1 – The Early Steam-Engine in Derbyshire
By Frank Nixon, B.Sc., M.I.Mech.E., F.R.Ae.S. (Member)

Pg 29 – The Structural Use of Iron in Antiquity
By S.B. Hamilton, O.B.E., Ph.D., P.P.I.Struct.E., M.I.C.E. (Past President)

Pg 49 – Abraham Darby (I and II) and the Coal-Iron Industry
By R.A. Mott, D.Sc., F.R.I.C., F.Inst.F. (Member)

Pg 95 – The Travel-Diaries of Swedish Engineers of the Eighteenth Century as Sources of Technological History
By M.W. Flinn, M.A. (Member)

Pg 111 – Land Measurement in the Sixteenth Century
By D. Chilton, B.Sc., A.Inst.P. (Member)

Pg 131 – Landmarks in the History of Weighing and Measuring
By C. St. C.B. Davison, Ph.D., M.Sc. (Member)

Pg 153 – Essex Windmills
By Rex Wailes, F.S.A., M.I.Mech.E. (Past President)

Pg 182 – Sixty Glorious Years: The Impact of Engineering on Society in the Reign of Queen Victoria. The Third Dickinson Biennial Memorial Lecture
By S.B. Hamilton, O.B.E., Ph.D., P.P.I.Struct.E., M.I.C.E. (Past President)

Pg 195 – Cornelis Drebbel: A Neglected Genius of Seventeenth-Century Technology
Presidential Address By L.E. Harris, A.M.I.Mech.E., M.I.W.E., F.R.Hist.S.

Pg 205 – The Jones Falls Dam on the Rideau Canal, Ontario, Canada
By Robert F. Legget, M.Eng., M.I.C.E.

Pg 219 – Early Water Turbines in the United Kingdom
By P.N. Wilson, O.B.E., D.S.C. M.A., M.I.C.E., M.I.Mech.E. (Member of Council)

Pg 243 – The Automotive Inventions of Ettore Bugatti
By H.G. Conway, M.A., M.I.Mech.E., F.R.Ae.S. (Member)

Pg 271 – The Coalbrookdale Group Horsehay Works: Part 1
By R.A. Mott, D.Sc., F.R.I.C., F.Inst.F. (Member)

Pg 289 – The Drive to the Stones in Windmills
By Rex Wailes, F.S.A. M.I.Mech.E. (Past President)

Pg 301 – Danish Windmills
By Anders Jespersen (Member)

Pg 311 – Summer Meeting in S.E. Kent, 1958