Diagrams showing kilns for use in the manufacture of cement, an experimental brick and cement arch designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, a brick beam designed by Messrs. Francis and a selection of plasterers' tools

RIBApix ref no RIBA30312
Architect/DesignerBrunel, Isambard Kingdom (1806-1859)
Artist/PhotographerDonaldson, Thomas Leverton (1795-1885)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1840
Image Date1840
Library ReferenceEW E.f.148
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Thomas Leverton Donaldson, Lime, mortar, stucco, and cement: being an article, headed stucco, in the volume of miscellanies in the Encyclopedia metropolitana (London, 1840), pl. 53 NOTES: The diagrams include examples of a kiln at Rudersdorff in Germany, a 'country kiln' and 'Count Rumford's kiln'.

Subject tags

arches, bridges, walls, building equipment, tools