Honours and Awards

Scope and Content

This series contains papers relating to some of the numerous awards that were given to Rowe for his contributions to the field of soil mechanics. These included a D.Sc. from the University of Manchester; the Telford Gold Medal and the Coopers Hill War Memorial Prize awarded by the Institution of Civil Engineers; the Hogentogler Award bestowed by the American Society for Testing and Materials; and the Telford Premium jointly won by Rowe, Hinch and McDowell.

Related Material

Details other awards can be found in his curricula vitae in PWR/1/1. Further awards remain in the possession of the Rowe family.