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We don't just hold technical material - Eddystone Lighthouse poem, 1830, anon #poetrydayuk. Watch out for more.

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#Onthis day William Betts (1790-1867) born. Payments in William Mackenzie account book http://tinyurl.com/qzup6d2

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#onthisday Stockton and Darlington railway opened. Letter from G Stephenson 1822 re quarry + pins for sleepers

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Part of map of Melbourne and suburbs c. 1880s with details of landowners. ICE Archive OC2283 extension of dock

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A fine figure of a man. Sir William Anderson, one of many photos of our past members http://tinyurl.com/ptd2pqw

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Landowners and occupiers, Copy of Field book, Lancaster canal 1790s in John Rennie's Lancaster Canal report book.

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Our little inspiration for London Fashion Week. #LFW Balloon couture, all the rage in the 1790s! From: http://tinyurl.com/k9bp3w4

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Is it just me, or does the Point of Ayre fog signal look a bit like Wallace's faithful dog Gromit?? http://tinyurl.com/n2m32lf

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Is it just me, or does the Point of Ayre fog signal look a bit like Wallace's faithful dog Gromit?? http://tinyurl.com/n2m32lf

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Construction of the Metropolitan and District Railway (1866). More tube images http://tinyurl.com/ooe65gf #tube150

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Construction of the Metropolitan and District Railway (1866) More tube images see: http://ice-imagelibrary.com/ground-engineering
#TUBE150

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Little sketch of the tunnelling shield found in Thames Tunnel Archive http://tinyurl.com/kcejveq

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Here is an alternative to the Channel Tunnel. Invading England by balloon. From: http://tinyurl.com/k9bp3w4

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Did you know that our membership records collection on included photographs? How to access http://tinyurl.com/bo4ogxu

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Happy 256th Birthday Thomas Telford, 1st President of Institution of Civil Engineers http://tinyurl.com/m6jksw9

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Greenwich Foot tunnel opened 4 August 1902. Read more: http://tinyurl.com/oy9de47 #OTDH

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Reconstruction of #Scarborough Valley Bridge, January 1928. Erection of 1st and 2nd spans on east side of bridge

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Scarborough valley bridge reopened after reconstruction on 27 or 29 July 1928 (both dates appear on photos) http://tinyurl.com/knzh9d4

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Queen Victoria visited the Thames Tunnel #onthisday #OTDH and were presented with silver medals

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Wikipedia Editathon in full swing. How did we manage before?? http://tinyurl.com/oojm4c7

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