175 Virtual Archive Gallery

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Welcome to our 175 Virtual Archive Gallery!

2022 marks the 175th anniversary of the foundation of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers on 27th January 1847. 

Scroll through the timeline to learn of some of the key developments in the history of the Institution and visit the galleries beneath the timeline to view material from our archive that helps to tell our story. 

The galleries include material which has never been available digitally before!