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THE JOURNAL

Vol 24 – No. 1 – 1943-45

CONTENTS

Pg iv and v – List of Officers of the Society for 1943-44 and for 1944-45

Pg ix – Contents

Pg x-xi – List of Illustrations

Pg 1 – Utilization of Waste Heat from Industrial Operations
By H.W. Dickinson, Eng.D. (Past President)

Pg 13 – Notes on the Black Country Iron Trade
By W.K.V. Gale (Member)

Pg 27 – A Study of Galvanised and Corrugated Sheet Metal
By H.W. Dickinson, Eng.D. (Past President)

Pg 37 – The Pedigree and Career of Benjamin Huntsman, Inventor in Europe of Crucible Steel
By E. Wyndham Hulme, B.A. (Vice President)

Pg 49 – The Contribution of Jacob Perkins to Science and Engineering
By Dorothy Bathe and Greville Bathe (Member)

Pg 55 – Millstones in Wind and Water Mills
By John Russell (Member)

Pg 65 – The Chapman Papers: A Note on the Hansom Cab
By W.A. Young (Past President) and A.A. Gomme, M.B.E. (Member of Council)

Pg 73 – Copper Smelting in England: Revival at the End of the 17th Century
By Rhys Jenkins, M.I.Mech.E. (Past President)

Pg 81 – Evolution of the Pivot, with Special Reference to Weighing Instruments
By L. Sanders (Member)

Pg 89 – Stephenson Locomotives for the St. Etienne-Lyon Railway, 1828
By E.A. Forward, M.I.Mech.E. (Member)

Pg 99 – Besoms, Brooms, Brushes and Pencils: The Handicraft Pediod
By H.W. Dickinson, Eng.D. (Past President)

Pg 109 – A Durham Collieries’ Stocktaking of 1784
By Capt. E.W. Swan, O.B.E., R.N.V.R. (Member)

Pg 113 – Blast Furnace Construction and Costs in 1740
By H.G. Baker (Member)

Pg 121 – Pont-y-Ty-Prydd: A Critical Examination of its History
By E.I. Williams

Pg 131 – Pont-y-Ty-Prydd: Notes on the Technical Significance of a Remarkable Bridge
By S.B. Hamilton, M.Sc., M.I.Struct.E. (President)

Pg 141 – Early Railways of the Ellesmere and of the Montgomeryshire Canals, 1794-1914
By A. Stanley Davies (Member)

Pg 147 – Windmill Sails
By E. Lancaster Burne, A.M.Inst.C.E. (Past President); John Russell (Member) and Rex Wailes, M.I.Mech.E. (Vice President)

Pg 163 – Summer Meeting in Birmingham, 1944

Pg 164 – Summer Meeting in Worcestershire, 1945

Pg 166 – Annual Report and Statement of Accounts for 1943-44

Pg 169 – Annual Report and Statement of Accounts for 1944-45

Pg 173 – Obituaries: Conrad Matschoss, William Alfred Benton, Harry Osborn Clark, Ray Douglas Theodore Heap

Pg 175 – Index