The Library and Archives of the Institution of Civil Engineers.
We don't just hold technical material - Eddystone Lighthouse poem, 1830, anon #poetrydayuk. Watch out for more.
#Onthis day William Betts (1790-1867) born. Payments in William Mackenzie account book http://tinyurl.com/qzup6d2
#onthisday Stockton and Darlington railway opened. Letter from G Stephenson 1822 re quarry + pins for sleepers
Part of map of Melbourne and suburbs c. 1880s with details of landowners. ICE Archive OC2283 extension of dock
A fine figure of a man. Sir William Anderson, one of many photos of our past members http://tinyurl.com/ptd2pqw
Landowners and occupiers, Copy of Field book, Lancaster canal 1790s in John Rennie's Lancaster Canal report book.
Our little inspiration for London Fashion Week. #LFW Balloon couture, all the rage in the 1790s! From: http://tinyurl.com/k9bp3w4
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
Construction of the Metropolitan and District Railway (1866). More tube images http://tinyurl.com/ooe65gf #tube150
Construction of the Metropolitan and District Railway (1866) More tube images see: http://ice-imagelibrary.com/ground-engineering
Little sketch of the tunnelling shield found in Thames Tunnel Archive http://tinyurl.com/kcejveq
Here is an alternative to the Channel Tunnel. Invading England by balloon. From: http://tinyurl.com/k9bp3w4
Did you know that our membership records collection on @AncestryUK included photographs? How to access http://tinyurl.com/bo4ogxu
Happy 256th Birthday Thomas Telford, 1st President of Institution of Civil Engineers http://tinyurl.com/m6jksw9
Greenwich Foot tunnel opened 4 August 1902. Read more: http://tinyurl.com/oy9de47 #OTDH
Reconstruction of #Scarborough Valley Bridge, January 1928. Erection of 1st and 2nd spans on east side of bridge
Scarborough valley bridge reopened after reconstruction on 27 or 29 July 1928 (both dates appear on photos) http://tinyurl.com/knzh9d4
Queen Victoria visited the Thames Tunnel #onthisday #OTDH and were presented with silver medals
Wikipedia Editathon in full swing. How did we manage before?? http://tinyurl.com/oojm4c7 @carolmorgan123
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