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  Archive Reference: RAES/CAYL/NOTE/3A/132


The last page of content written from the front of the notebook. Part B contains additional pages written from the back of this notebook.


 1848-1855 (approx.)


  Sir George Cayley's Notebook - 'Egypt' Part A (1848-1855)


In his lifetime, Sir George Cayley (1773-1857) published just a few papers on the subject of aeronautics and many of his ideas are explored in five illustrated manuscript notebooks which were presented on permanent loan to the Royal Aeronautical Society in 1946 by Cayley's grandson Sir Kenelm Cayley. The…

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