Newcomen North West

Chairman: Jonathan Aylen
Hon Secretary: Robert Steeds

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Events


Sep
26
Tue
2017
AGM + John ‘Longitude’ Harrison – what did he actually achieve? @ MANCHESTER Museum of Science & Industry
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Doug Bateman debunks the many myths surrounding Harrison and the Longitude Prize. The Newcomen North West AGM will take place on the same evening.

Oct
24
Tue
2017
The Famous ‘Flying Scotsman’ – Marketing, Circumstance and Chance   @ MANCHESTER Museum of Science & Industry
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

A lecture by Bob Gwynne who is an outstanding speaker from the National Railway Museum in York on a topic that needs no introduction. This is a (joint meeting with The Stephenson Locomotive Society.

Nov
28
Tue
2017
A call to ARMs @ MANCHESTER Museum of Science & Industry
Nov 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm

A personal account from Professor Stephen Furber,  the developer of the RISC chip used in all your smartphones. This is a joint meeting with The Computer Conservation Society. Please note earlier start time of 6pm

May
9
Wed
2018
The Dickinson Memorial Lecture @ LONDON: The Dana Studio,
May 9 @ 5:45 pm – 7:45 pm
  • Forthcoming Events

    Sep
    12
    Tue
    2017
    6:00 pm The Byzantine Water Supply of Co... @ NEWCASTLE: Tyne&Wear Discovery Museum
    The Byzantine Water Supply of Co... @ NEWCASTLE: Tyne&Wear Discovery Museum
    Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    A lecture by Professor Martin Crapper
    Sep
    26
    Tue
    2017
    6:30 pm AGM + John ‘Longitude’ Harrison ... @ MANCHESTER Museum of Science & Industry
    AGM + John ‘Longitude’ Harrison ... @ MANCHESTER Museum of Science & Industry
    Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm
    Doug Bateman debunks the many myths surrounding Harrison and the Longitude Prize. The Newcomen North West AGM will take place on the same evening.
    Oct
    4
    Wed
    2017
    7:00 pm Upminster Windmill and the Boult... @ BIRMINGHAM: Thinktank, Birmingham Science Museum
    Upminster Windmill and the Boult... @ BIRMINGHAM: Thinktank, Birmingham Science Museum
    Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    A lecture by Chris Hodrien, Bill Whitehead & Colleague
    Oct
    19
    Thu
    2017
    7:30 pm Ropemaking Machinery @ BRISTOL, BAWA
    Ropemaking Machinery @ BRISTOL, BAWA
    Oct 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
    A lecture by Edward Sargent
    Oct
    24
    Tue
    2017
    6:30 pm The Famous ‘Flying Scotsman’ – M... @ MANCHESTER Museum of Science & Industry
    The Famous ‘Flying Scotsman’ – M... @ MANCHESTER Museum of Science & Industry
    Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm
    A lecture by Bob Gwynne who is an outstanding speaker from the National Railway Museum in York on a topic that needs no introduction. This is a (joint meeting with The Stephenson Locomotive Society.
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