D566 - Ogden, Alan F. - 1943-1946
The practical and lecture notes, workshop reports and examination papers compiled by Mr Alan F. Ogden during his time as an Engineering student at the University of Liverpool (1943-1946).
|Archive level description:||Sub-sub fonds|
|Physical Description:||2 boxes|
|Summary:||The practical and lecture notes, workshop reports and examination papers compiled by Mr Alan F. Ogden during his time as an Engineering student at the University of Liverpool (1943-1946).|
|Accruals:||There are no anticipated additions.|
|Access Conditions:||Access is open to bona fide researchers.|
Alan Ogden had arranged his papers according to subject, and this original order has been preserved, with the folders arranged in the following alphabetical order:
|Custodial History:||Previously in the custody of Mr A.F. and Mrs W. Ogden.|
|Finding Aids:||A finding aid is available for consultation in the reading room.|
|Related Material:||Archive of the University of Liverpool, Faculty of EngineeringMore specifically:Archive of the University of Liverpool, Mechanical EngineeringSee also, Archive of the University of Liverpool: Papers of Graduates, Surnames A - C:D377 Student papers of Leo Bridges and Paul BridgesD632 Student papers of R G CowieSurnames I - O:D551 Student papers of Mr O. J. Oliver|
|Access Restrictions:||Reproduction and licensing rules available on request.|
Mr Alan Farrimond Ogden became a student at the University of Liverpool in 1943, and graduated as a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering on 9 January 1946. In accordance with the regulations prescribed within the University Calendar, Ogden had to satisfy the following criteria in order to obtain his degree. During his degree he would have to study subjects including Maths, Strength of Materials, Theory of Machines and Hydraulics, Design and Drawing. As part of the Honours School in Mechanical Engineering for his final year he would have to complete subjects including Design and Drawing, Strength of Materials and complete four papers from the following options: Theory of machines, Heat engines, Thermodynamics, Power Plants and distribution of power, Hydraulics and hydraulic machinery and Generation, transmission and distribution of electrical energy.
After graduating, Alan F. Ogden was employed at the Marine Engine Design Office of Vickers-Armstrong (Engineers) Ltd, Barrow-in-Furness from 1948-1963. He died on 24 March 1986.