Armstrong Mitchell merged again with the engineering firm of Joseph Whitworth
in 1897 to form the Armstrong Whitworth company.
What did Lord Armstrong, Sir Joseph Whitworth
and Benjamin B.
They were met by their guide for the day at Baslow then stopped at Masson Mills, Matlock Bath for coffee and shopping, afterwards visiting the Sir Joseph Whitworth
Centre at Darley Dale before having lunch at the Whitworth Hotel.
Sir Joseph Whitworth
, one of the premier inventors of his age, designed and manufactured this singular rifle in Britain.
The engineer Sir Joseph Whitworth
left a fortune to endow the Whitworth Art Gallery which houses one of the best collections of British watercolours and textiles.
The men who made the North-east great are there too, including Sir Joseph Swan, Joseph Whitworth
, and George Hudson of railways fame.
The British inventor Joseph Whitworth
(1803-1887), for instance, had worked out techniques for producing devices that matched each other not merely to the nearest sixteenth of an inch but to the nearest thousandth.
1887 - Armstrong Mitchell |merged again with the engineering firm of Joseph Whitworth
As Trustee of the legacy of English engineer, entrepreneur and inventor Sir Joseph Whitworth
, the Institution offers several awards each year from the Whitworth Scholarship Trust.
The Whitworth rifle Like John Jacob (see below), Sir Joseph Whitworth
did not start out as a firearms designer.
1887 - Armstrong Mitchell merged again with the engineering firm of Joseph Whitworth
The Whitworth scholarships were established in 1868 by the industrialist Sir Joseph Whitworth
and were originally presented to help the brightest students to get to university and to bring science and industry closer together.