Chair of Engineering (Reynolds)

Scope and Content

Documents re appointment of the professor of civil and mechanical engineering in 1868. It comprises a list of candidates application letters, testimonials etc for the following candidates:

  • Osborne Reynolds (16 pieces: Application letter, printed testimonials and 14 references)
  • Francis Ranken
  • Cameron Knight (2 pieces)
  • W O'Brien (4 pieces)
  • P.R. Hodge ( 2pieces)
  • Edward Sang ( 4 pieces)
  • Goodwin White
  • W C Unwin
  • G F Armstrong
  • Joseph Phythian
  • W H Villiers Sankey (3 pieces)
  • James Maccallum
  • J J Montgomery
  • George Deacon (2 pieces)
  • Thomas Cargill
  • E C Farley
  • H Knapp
  • Thomas Box
  • Walter West
  • John Crosthwaite
  • J N Shoolbred (2 pieces)
  • Arthur Smith (2 pieces)
  • W J Ellis
  • W E Rich
  • John Anstie (2 pieces)