Letitia Chitty M.A., C.Eng,. F.R.Ae.S., M.I.C.E., (15 July 1897 - 29 September 1982) structural research engineer associated particularly with dams.
She became a respected structural analytical engineer, achieving several firsts for women engineers, including becoming the first female fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society and the first female recipient of the Telford Medal.
Sources of Information
- The Engineer 1969/09/25
- Biography of Letitia Chitty, ODNB