The Woman Engineer journal

Information about the `The Woman Engineer' journal published by the Women's Engineering Society between 1919-1989.

'The Woman Engineer' was the journal of the Women's Engineering Society. It was produced quarterly from 1919 to 1989 without a break.


Its first editor was Dame Caroline Haslett. The Woman Engineer fulfills the stated aim of the WES 'to enable technical women to meet and correspond and to facilitate the exchange of ideas respecting the interests, training and employment of technical women and the publication and communication of information on such subjects'.

Scan of the front cover of the Woman Engineer Journal Volume 1 No.10 March 1922 showing Mrs Carlia Westcott, first American woman marine engineer