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THE JOURNAL

Vol 51 – No. 1 – 1979-80

CONTENTS

Pg vi – Officers and Council, 1979-80

Pg 1 – In Memoriam Stanley Baines Hamilton
R.A. Buchanan, D.P. Smith and J.G. James

Pg 11 – Thomas Newcomen and his Family
John S. Allen, C.Eng., F.I.C.E., F.Weld.I. (Member of Council)

Pg 25 – The Cumbrian Bloomery Forge in the Seventeenth Century and Forge Equipment in the Charcoal Iron Industry
B.G. Awty, BA (Member) and C.B. Phillips, BA, PhD

Pg 41 – The First Experimental Air-Cushion Machine
Paul Tunbridge, C.Eng., M.I.Mech.E.

Pg 57 – Thomas Tredgold (1788-1829): Some Aspects of his Work
L.G. Booth, MA, PhD, D.I.C., C.Eng., M.I.C.E., F.I.Struct.E. (Member), R.J.M. Sutherland, BA, C.Eng., F.I.C.E., F.I.Struct.E., F.I.H.E., M.Cons.E. (Member of Council) and N.S. Billington, O.B.E., MSc, F.C.I.B.S.

Pg 95 – Mr Hornblower and his Crew: Steam Engine Pirates in the Late 18th Century
Jennifer Tann, BA, PhD (Member)

Pg 111 – Rural Electrification in England, 1918-28, and the Pioneering Scheme of the Hereford Corporation
Prof. D.G. Tucker, DSc, C.Eng., F.I.E.E. (Member)

Pg 129 – Origins of the Pont Cysyllte Aqueduct
Philip Cohen

Pg 143 – Steam and the Mumbles Railway
Professor F. Llewellyn-Jones, C.B.E., MA, PhD, DSc

Pg 157 – Fourteenth Biennial Dickinson Memorial Lecture: Architectura Navalis
Professor R.A. Hall, MA, PhD (Member)

Pg 175 – The Origins of the Garratt Locomotive
R.L. Hills, MA, PhD, D.I.C. (Member)

Pg 193 – Diamond Jubilee Meeting, 1980

Pg 229 – Summer Meeting in Durham, 1980
J.G.B. Hills, BSc, C.Eng., M.I.Mech.E. (Member)

Pg 241 – Annual Report and Statement of Accounts, 1979-80

Pg 247 – Obituary Notices

Pg 251 – Index