Compendium volume entitled: "The Thorneycroft's Patents & Inventions, with Tours, Flights, Trips, Sports, Pastimes and biographical sketch"

Made:
1891
maker:
Thorneycroft, Thomas

Comprises several separately paginated sections of photos, articles etc bound together, including re: Tettenhall Towers, near Wolverhampton (and mechanical machinery and services, to his own designs, some patented, including furniture); carriages; 'Sports and Pastimes ... at Tettenhall Towers' (in poetic form); 'The Heroes of Alicant, Spain, 1709' (1884 article); 'Lecture on visit to Spain, 1890' by Lt Col Thorneycroft; balloon trip with Capt Morton, 1882; a song composed to his wife; an 1889 article on the Thorneycroft family from Biographical Magazine; an 1877 article 'The Closing of the Thorneycroft Ironworks'.

Details

Extent:
225
145
Identifier:
MS/0575