Flying testbed B2 Canberra WK163 fitted with a NSc D1-2 Double Scorpion rechargeable booster rocket. Stamped on rear - Napier Luton Airport, Neg no 22641, and Secret.

VIRTUAL ARCHIVE: ENGINEERING HISTORY ONLINE

Whether you are in Dundee, Devises, Doha or Delhi you can now gain access to key items held in the Institution of Mechanical Engineers archive collection, all for free, just by going online. Curated from our extensive physical collections, our Virtual Archive showcases a selection of models, items, drawings, notebooks, photographs and documents about the history of engineering and the Institution. We have captured 3D … Continue reading VIRTUAL ARCHIVE: ENGINEERING HISTORY ONLINE

Hercules, locomotive luggage engine, side elevation. Inscribed 'Made by me at Railway Fy. 1843-4. 2 six-coupled Gray gear engines'.

OBJECTS OF ENGINEERING-David Joy drawings

David Joy’s Drawings Joy was not only an inventive engineer but also a draughtsman of distinction, producing over 50 original drawings held at IMechE, of the Jenny Lind and other engines etc. He is widely recognised to have helped in the development of engines which he drew plans for and patented some of his inventions: the most noted of which was his valve gear of … Continue reading OBJECTS OF ENGINEERING-David Joy drawings