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THE JOURNAL

Vol 48 – No. 1 – 1976-77

CONTENTS

Pg iv – Officers and Council, 1976-77

Pg 1 – Transoceanic Submarine Telegraphy
F. Scowen, BSc, C.Eng., M.I.E.E., M.Inst.P. (Member of Council)

Pg 11 – The Introduction of the Newcomen Engine into Europe
G.J. Hollister-Short, MA, MSc, D.I.C., PhD

Pg 25 – A Survey of Tank Boilers down to 1850
R.J. Law, BSc, A.C.G.I. (Vice-President)

Pg 41 – John Ericsson (1803-89) in England
P.W. Bishop, PhD (Member)

Pg 53 – The Construction of Ramsgate Harbour
Robert B. Matkin, MA, C.Eng., F.I.Gas.E. (Member)

Pg 73 – Structural Model Testing and the Design of British Railway Bridges in the Nineteenth Century
Denis Smith, PhD, MSc, D.I.C., C.Eng., M.I.Mech.E. (Member of Council)

Pg 91 – The Welsh Industrial and Maritime Museum
D. Morgan Rees, O.B.E., MA, F.S.A. (Member of Council)

Pg 103 – The Early History of Akroyd Stuart’s Oil Engine
Rex Wailes, O.B.E., C.Eng., F.I.Mech.E., F.S.A. (Past-President)

Pg 111 – The Early History of the S.U. Carburettor
Rex Wailes, O.B.E., C.Eng., F.I.Mech.E., F.S.A. (Past-President)

Pg 117 – The 1901 Westinghouse Engines at Waterside No.1 Power Station, New York
T.C. Sheriff (Member)

Pg 119 – Cast Iron Edge-Rails at Walker Colliery 1798
A.W. Skempton (Vice-President) and A. Andrews

Pg 123 – Members’ Open Meeting

Pg 129 – Scottish Engineers and Engineering: A Symposium
Report by Dr. R.A. Buchanan (Vice-President)

Pg 132 – Summer Meeting in Stirling 1977
J.G.B. Hills (Member of Council)

Pg 138 – Annual Report of Council 1976-77

Pg 143 – Obituary Notices

Pg 147 – List of Members

Pg 172 – Index