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TRANSACTIONS OF THE NEWCOMEN SOCIETY

Vol 69 – No. 2 – 1997-98

CONTENTS

Pg 177 – The Application of the Doble Steam Power Concept to Coal-fuelled Rail Traction
C.A. Comyns-Carr

Pg 205 – Hydro-electricity in North Wales 1880-1948
G. Woodward

Pg 237 – Thomas Tredgold (1788-1829): Some Further Aspects of his Life and Work
L. G. Booth

Pg 249 – The Rainton to Seaham Railway 1820-1840
Don Bowman

Pg 271 – The Swedish Petroleum Industry from Oil Mill to Refinery
Kurt Johnsson

Pg 283 – The ‘Dudley Castle’ 1712, Newcomen Engine Replica, Black Country Museum, Dudley, West Midlands
Eur Ing J.S. Allen

BOOK REVIEWS

Pg 299 – D.H. Porter, The Thames Embankment (M.M. Chrimes); The Sir William Arrol Collection (M.M. Chrimes); G.A. Harper, Brakes and Friction Materials (R.T. Smith); D.C. Jackson, Studies in the History of Civil Engineering, vol 4 (R.W. Rennison); R.D. Crozier, Guns, Gunpowder and Saltpetre (B.J. Buchanan); L.E. Breeze, The British Experience with River Pollution 1865-1876 (R.W. Rennison); L.T. Courtenay, Studies in the History of Civil Engineering, vol 1 (R.J. Mainstone)

Pg 305 – INDEX