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THE JOURNAL

Vol 60 – No. 1 – 1988-89

CONTENTS

Pg iv – Officers and Council, 1988-89

Pg 1 – Stora Kopparberget: The Great Copper Mountain
S. Rydberg, Fil.Dr.

Pg 17 – Charles Parsons’ Experiments with Rocket Torpedoes – the Precursors of the Steam Turbine
W.G. Scaife, BSc (Eng), PhD., ScD., F.I.E.E., F.I.Mech.E., F.I.E.I. (Member)

Pg 31 – The Horse Engine in the 19th Century
J.K. Major, B.Arch., R.I.B.A., F.S.A. (Member)

Pg 49 – Frederic Eliot Duckham, M.I.C.E., and the Millwall Docks (1868-1909)
E. Sargent, BA, R.I.B.A. (Member)

Pg 73 – The Decline in Locomotive Boiler Explosions in Britain 1850-1900
I.R. Winship, BA, MA, A.L.A.

Pg 95 – Blast: From Blowpipe to Blowing Engine
I. McNeil, MA (Cantab), F.R.S.A. (Member)

Pg 107 – Shipbuilding and the Long Span Roof
R.J.M. Sutherland, F.Eng., BA, F.I.C.E., F.I.Struct.E. (President)

Pg 127 – Technical Notes on 16th and 17th Century London Windmills
J.S.P. Buckland (Member)

Pg 137 – The Re-Emergence of the Engineering Reports of John Grundy of Spalding (1719-83)
O.S. Pickering, BA, B.Phil, PhD, Dip.Lib

Pg 145 – The Dartmouth Residences of Thomas Newcomen and his Family
I.H. Smart, C.Eng., M.R.Ae.S., M.I.Prod.E. (Member)

Pg 161 – Summer Meeting, 1989, Sheffield
J.W. Briggs

Pg 167 – Annual Report of Council 1988-89

Pg 173 – Obituary Notices

Pg 176 – Erratum

Pg 177 – Index