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THE JOURNAL

Vol 56 – No. 1 – 1984-85

CONTENTS

Pg iv – Officers and Council, 1984-85

Pg 1 – Thomas Savery, His Steam Engine Workshop of 1702
J.S.P. Buckland (Member)

Pg 21 – Sir Charles Parsons: A Symposium to Commemorate the Centenary of his Invention of the Steam Turbine and Electric Generator

Pg 59 – Thomas Longridge Gooch, 1808-1882
Michael Robbins, C.B.E., F.S.A.

Pg 71 – Francois Hennebique: The Specialist Organisation and the Success of Ferro-Concrete
Patricia Cusack, BA, PhD (Member)

Pg 87 – Roman Methods of Transporting and Erecting Obelisks
M.J.T. Lewis, MA, PhD, F.S.A. (Member)

Pg 111 – The Armament of Naval Ships in the Nineteenth Century
D.H.P. Braid, C.Eng., M.I.Mech.E., F.B.I.M. (Member)

Pg 133 – James Nasmyth and the Steam Hammer
J.A. Cantrell, MA (Oxon), PhD (Member)

Pg 138 – The Development of the Steam Hammer in Scotland
J.L. Wood, BSc, A.M.A. (Member)

Pg 151 – Amateurs and Editors
R. Earl, M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P., F.R.C. Path (President)

Pg 159 – Hornblower and Maberley Engines in London, 1805
Communication by A.P. Woolrich (Member)

Pg 167 – Pneumatic Process Controllers: The Early History of Some Basic Components
Communication by Professor John T. Stock (Member)

Pg 179 – Annual Meeting in the Isle of Man, 1985
J.W. Briggs (Member of Council)

Pg 191 – Autumn Meeting in South Wales, 1985
J.G.B. Hills (Member)

Pg 197 – Annual Report of Council

Pg 203 – Obituary Notices

Pg 206 – List of Members

Pg 233 – Index