Description

THE JOURNAL

Vol 45 – No. 1 – 1972-73

CONTENTS

Pg ii – The Newcomen Society, Aims and Objects

Pg iii – Presidents of the Society

Pg iv – Officers and Council, 1972-73

Pg ix – List of Illustrations

Pg 1 – The Siemens Brothers, Pioneers of the Electrical Age in Europe
Dr. Sigfrid Von Weiher (Member)

Pg 15 – J.G.A. Kitchen, 1869-1940, and his Inventions
Paul N. Wilson, O.B.E., D.S.C., M.A., F.I.C.E., F.I.Mech.E., F.S.A. (Vice-President)

Pg 45 – The Compound Locomotive, Part III
J.T. Van Riemsdijk, B.A. (Member)

Pg 55 – Bell Alarms and Sack Hoists in Windmills
By the Late H.O. Clark (Member) and Rex Wailes, F.S.A., F.I.Mech.E. (Past-President)

Pg 67 – The Pneumatic Despatch Company’s Railways
Charles E. Lee, F.C.I.T., C.I.Mar.E. (Past-President)

Pg 89 – The Houses of Parliament: Structure and Building Services, 1835-70
Denis Smith, M.Sc, D.I.C., C.Eng., M.I.Mech.E. (Member of Council)

Pg 93 – Finnish Mills Part IV: Post Mills
Auvo Hirsjarvi, F.F.S.A., Lic. Phil and Rex Wailes, F.S.A., C.Eng., F.I.Mech.E. (Past-President)

Pg 105 – Locomotive Testing Stations
D.R. Carling, M.A., C.Eng., F.I.Mech.E., Part I

Pg 145 – Part II

Pg 183 – Summer Meeting in Cardiff
A.G. Sidebotham (Member)

Pg 191 – Some Notes on the Tangye Family
J. Francis Parker (Member)

Pg 205 – The Contribution of William Froude to the Development of the Oblique Bridge with Mechanically Correct Spiral Tapered Courses
J.E. Pallett

Pg 217 – On Water Mills in Central Crete
N.G. Calvert, PhD, B.Eng., M.I.Mech.E. (Member)

Pg 223 – The Introduction of the Newcomen Engine from 1710-1733. Second Addendum
J.S. Allen, F.I.C.E., F.Weld.I. (Member)