Record

Reference numberJS/3/196
LevelItem
TitleGriff Colliery, Warwickshire
Date1774
DescriptionCoal drawing engine for Sir Roger Newdicate [Newdigate] at Griff
MS two leaves, one with enquiry, the other with Smeaton's reply dated 20 February 1774, initialled J.S.
Ink

Inscribed in the hand of John Farey: See the particulars of this engine made by the Carron Company, page 180
Physical descriptionCompare Mr Rhys Jenkin's notes on the Griff engine and coal pits in Transactions of the Newcomen Society, Volume 4, pages 121-123
Access statusOpen
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView



    CONTACT US

    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →

    SUBSCRIBE

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView