Engineering at the Finsbury Technical College


THE completion of a new wing of the City and Guilds Technical College at Pinsbury was the occasion, on Wednesday, October 2, of large gathering of distinguished members of the city companies to witness the opening ceremony Mr. Baker, chairman of the Colleges Extension Committiee, in inviting the Lord Mayor to declare the new wing open, gave an interesting account of the history or the City and Guilds of London Institute, which, founded in 1878 and incorporated by Royal Charter in 1900, has raised and expended nearly three-quarters of a million pounds for the promotion of technical education.

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