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Ms Schilling’s Orifice – Beatrice Shilling

Beatrice Shilling had some serious stones, at least in the metaphorical sense. OBE, PhD, CEng, Shilling crammed a whole lot of awesome into her 81 years on earth until her death in November of 1990. Shilling, an aeronautical engineer, was perhaps most famous for her work in correcting a serious defect in the Rolls-Royce Merlin […]