Southern Electric - A History
A history of the electricity generating company from formation in 1948 as the Southern Electricity Board to privatisation as Southern Electric plc in 1990.
CRAIG, William G. & BRIDGES-ADAMS, W.
Improved India-Rubber Springs for Railway Engines, Carriages, etc. / Railway Axle Lubrication
Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings - 27th April 1853
Extract of IME proceedings featuring papers on india-rubber springs, railway axle lubrication, a new lubricating material and a portable steam engine - see next page for full titles. With six wood-cut plates to the rear.
GREAVES, Charles & SHELLEY, Charles P.B.
Cornish Pumping Engines / Manufacture of Hemp and Wire Rope
Institution of Mechanical Engineers Proceedings - 1st, 2nd and 3rd July 1962
Extract of IME proceedings featuring papers on cornish pumping engines and the manufacture of hemp and wire rope - see next page for full titles. With over twenty wood-cut plates and diagrams to the rear.