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THE JOURNAL

Vol 36 – No. 1 – 1963-64

CONTENTS

Pg iv – Origin of the Society and its Aims and Objects

Pg v – Presidents of the Society

Pg vi – Officers of the Society, 1963-64

Pg x – List of Illustrations

Pg 1 – Wrought Iron – A Valediction: Presidential Address 
By W.K.V. Gale, F.R.Hist.S.

Pg 13 – The Steam Pumping Engine at Stretham, Cambridgeshire
By E.J.A. Kenny, M.A., M.Litt., F.R.G.S. (Member of Council) and R.L. Hills, B.A. (Member)

Pg 25 – The Fowells of St. Ives, Engineers and Traction Engine Makers
By T.B. Paisley, M.A. (Member of Council)

Pg 47 – The Gunpowder Mills of Westmorland and Furness
By P.N. Wilson, O.B.E., D.S.C., D.L., M.A., M.I.C.E., M.I.Mech.E. (Member of Council)

Pg 67 – The Introduction of Structural Wrought Iron
By R.J.M. Sutherland, B.A., M.I.C.E. (Member)

Pg 85 – China and the Invention of the Pound-Lock
By J. Needham, Sc.D., F.R.S. (Member)

Pg 109 – Sixth Dickinson Biennial Memorial Lecture: Railway Engineering: Its Impact on Civilisation
By Charles E. Lee, M.Inst.T. (Past President)

Pg 137 – Summer Meeting in Leeds, 1964
By J.W. Butler (Member)

Pg 145 – Midland Branch: Annual Report

Pg 147 – Newcomen Memorial Engine: Opening Ceremony at Dartmouth, July 1964

Pg 149 – John Fidoe’s 1727 Newcomen Engine at Wednesbury, Staffs
By J.S. Allen, A.M.I.C.E., M.I.W. (Member)

Pg 153 – The Newcomen Engine and Coalworks at the Hayes, Lye, Stourbridge, 1760-69
By J.S. Allen, A.M.I.C.E., M.I.W. (Member)

Pg 159 – Broadstone Mill, Corvedale
By C.T.G. Boucher, Ph.D., M.Sc (Tech), A.R.I.B.A., A.M.I.Struct.E. (Member)

Pg 165 – Peak Millstones and Hallamshire Grindstones
By J. Radley, M.A.

Pg 175 – Dorset Watermills: Addendum
By J. Addison, A.M.I.E.E. (Member) and Rex Wailes, F.S.A., M.I.Mech.E. (Past President)

Pg 183 – Note on Bywater’s Windmill Sail Patent

Pg 185 – Annual Report and Statement of Accounts, 1963-64

Pg 191 – Obituaries

Pg 195 – List of Members

Pg 208 – Index