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Newcomen Researchers Refute Claim That Stephenson Built Hetton Locomotive

Dr Michael Bailey and Peter Davidson conducted a forensic analysis of the steam locomotive Lyons, claimed to have been designed by George Stephenson and to pre-date Locomotion I (1825) and Rocket (1829).

By |2020-07-18T08:57:42+01:00July 17th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Newcomen Newsletter – Edition 4

Bob Gwynne discusses the impact of lockdown on conservation groups - A back-street invention of a respirator for polio (with echoes of the Covid crisis) at Willcocks Engineering - Watt’s Kettle by Frances Green + Newcomen News, web-links, more reading & a free ride on Melbourne's cable trams.

By |2020-08-11T13:48:23+01:00July 17th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments
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