A collection of old Hobbies books/plans and other plans etc.
A great bundle of entertainment and history.
Hobbies Annual 1937
The Hobbies plans include:
Lifeboat No. 2398 (1941)
HMS Bounty No. 2290
HMS Nelson No. 2107 (1936)
Eyptian Galley No. 2144 (1936)
HMS Vanguard No. 2676 ...
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,...
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.