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The book "The Christian Visitor, on the Four Gospels" with flyleaf inscription by Florence Nightingale
Diary of Jeremiah Head, railway engineer for Robert Stephenson and Co, part founder of Fox, Head and Co
Portsmouth Dockyard notebook
Manuscript notebook with handcoloured sketches and a fold out plan at the back. The book is contained in a box.
Volumes entitled: "The natural history of British shells including figures and descriptions of all the species hitherto discover'd in Great Britain systematically arranged ('in the Linnean manner')"
Printed booklets of Special Rules and Regulations to be observed at specific collieries in England and Wales, made pursuant to the Coal Mines Regulations Act, 1872
Letters patent (no. 2871) granted to Henry Woodcroft Hammond for 'An Improved Compound Blower'
Letters patent (no. 1684) granted to Henry Adams re his 'Invention for "A Revolving Ventilator'
Sviluppo di alcuni corpi Stereometrico Mineralogici secondo i celebri Autori Dufrenoy, Hauy, Mohs, Rose, Neumann
Letters patent (no. 992) granted to Captain William Henry Cutler for 'Improvements in Turbines'
Manuscript entitled: "Catalogue of the Apparatus of Philosophical Instruments, in the Collection of Her Late Majesty Queen Charlotte, at the Observatory at Richmond in Surrey"
Letters patent granted to Thomas Clarke and John Varley for 'An improvement on the atmospheric system of propulsion which is also applicable to other motive purposes'
Letters patent granted to Stephen Thomas Wentworth for 'Improvements in burners for consuming gas and air combined', plus ephemeral material
Parchment, with attached wax seal in can
Volume entitled: "Arrete du Ministre des Travaux Publics portant reglement pour l'Ecole Nationale des Mines, Paris"
Letters patent (no. 1471) granted to Joseph Rothery and Andrew Rothery for 'Improvements in Machinery or Apparatus for cutting coal, stone and other minerals'
Copy correspondence between John Wood, chairman of the Board of the Inland Revenue, and various parties regarding coffee and chicory, with reports
Letters patent (no.361) to Samuel Webb Thomas for 'Improvements in Bicycles'
On parchment, with attached wax seal in can
A bound volume written in clerk's hand, presented by Henry Minchin Noad to Museum of Economic Geology
Volume entitled: "Some Account of Lewis Paul and his Invention of the machine for spinning cotton and wool by Rollers and his claim to such Invention to the exclusion of John Wyatt"
Letters patent (no. 1216) granted to Joseph Webb for 'Improvements in Rotary Engines'
On parchment, with attached wax seal (broken) in can