Vol 34 – No. 1 – 1961-62


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

Pg v – Presidents of the Society

Pg vi – Officers of the Society, 1961-62

Pg x – List of Illustrations

Pg 1 – John Rennie (1761-1821)
By Cyril T.G. Boucher, Ph.D., M.Sc.Tech., A.R.I.B.A., A.M.I.Struct.E. (Member)

Pg 15 – Gaspard Monge (1746-1818) and his Effect on Engineering Drawing and Technical Education
By P.J. Booker (Member)

Pg 37 – The Early History of Portland Cement
By P.E. Halstead, B.Sc., Ph.D., F.R.I.C.

Pg 55 – William Wood and the Coke-Smelting Process
By Michael W. Flinn, M.A. (Member)

Pg 73 – Soho Foundry – Some Facts and Fallacies
By W.K.V. Gale, F.R.Hist.S. (Vice President)

Pg 89 – The Windmills of Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire: Part II, Tower Mills
By P.H.J. Baker, B.Sc. (Eng.) (Member) and Rex Wailes, F.S.A., M.I.Mech.E. (Past President)

Pg 105 – The Fairlie Locomotive, Part I: The Formative Period
By P.C. Dewhurst, M.I.C.E., M.I.Mech.E. (Vice President)

Pg 133 – Fifth Dickinson Biennial Memorial Lecture: Thomas Newcomen’s First Steam Engine 250 Years Ago and the Initial Development of Steam Power
By Arthur Stowers, B.Sc. (Eng.), M.I.Mech.E., A.M.I.C.E., A.C.G.I., F.M.A. (Past President)

Pg 151 – Buiding a Post Windmill in 1342
By Ian Keil

Pg 155 – Summer Meeting in North Wales, 1962

Pg 159 – The Slate Industry and Transport in North West Wales
By Charles E. Lee, M.Inst.T. (Past President)

Pg 165 – Annual Report and Statement of Accounts 1961-62

Pg 171 – Obituaries

Pg 173 – List of Members

Pg 185 – Index