An old book detailing the history of Aveling & Porter Ltd.
Thomas Aveling was born at Elm, Cambridgeshire on 11th September 1824...
This book has a number of photos on old agricultural machinery / steam engines / tractors...
This book appears to date to about 1987.
No. Of Pages: 94
A very old book titled 'A Catechism Of The Steam Engine' by John Bourne, CE.
This old Victorian book has a certificate stuck on the inside of the front cover with Queen Victoria's VR and crown symbol.
'A Catechism Of The Steam Engine: in its various applications to mines, mills, steam navigation,...
Decorative Ironwork Book - 'some aspects of design and technique'.
Has a 'Rural Development Commission' sticker on first page.
Contents includes: various design photos, design diagrams and accompanying text..
Hardback book with with 75 pages. Dated 1987.
The Basis of Sheet Metal Drafting by W.H. Hedley, published by Longmans, dated 1945..
Contents includes: instruments and drawing equipment, geometrical constructions using rule and compasses, orthographic projection, true shapes and sections…
Hardback book that includes 117 pages with many illu...
Hardback book titled ‘Optical Instruments in Engineering’ by Sydney H. Hemsley..
Contents includes: Optical Principles, Optical instruments used in Engineering, measurements of error of alignment and inclination, optical methods in fine measurements..
Has pen marks on inside page.
The Iron and Steel Institute Carnegie Scholarship Memoirs, edited by K. Headlam-Moreley, dated 1932-1939. Includes chapters: XXL, XXIII, XXIV, XXV, XXVI, CXL.
Hardback book that includes many illustrations.