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These pages are dedicated to the memory of
William (Bill) Scott Curtis

Research Press manages two facebook groups that may be of interest to readers

Whitworth Rifle enthusiasts

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Always nice when a rare book appears, even better when it is Whitworth related!!

'Miscellaneous Papers on Mechanical Subjects", by Sit Joseph Whitworth (privately published in Manchester 1870). This leather bound and gilt edged collection of Whitworth papers arrived in the post a little while ago. Much of the content relates to Whitworth cannon.

Miscellaneous Papers 1870