The contents of Newsletters for 2011

Issue 120 Autumn 2011

A Morgan car

©Jane Waterfield 2011

Contents:

  • 2011 Summer Walks and Visits:
    • Finedon ironstone quarries & calcine banks
    • Stoke Bruerne
    • Wellingborough Town walk
    • River and Railway at Thrapston
    • Cogenhoe & Whiston Quarries
    • Morgan Cars
    • Kenneth Tickell - Pipe organ designer & builder
    • Dodford Canal Bridge
  • Miscellany of Items of Interest:
    • JTrails
    • Northamptonshire Let Yourself grow website
    • Chester House in the news
    • Daventry's canal arm moves closer
  • Of this and that including:
    • EMIAC
    • Winter programme
    • AGM
    • Subscriptions
    • Gazetteer
  • Finally:
    • Northampton Station - redevelopment

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Issue 119 Summer 2011

One of the gas holders in Northampton due for demolition

©Terry Waterfield 2010

Contents:

  • Reports of winter talks 2010/11:
    • Canals & Railways in the Market Harborough Area
    • Three Generations of a Photographic Family
  • Reports of Summer Walks and Visits:
    • Visit to Kelmarsh Hall
    • Walk around Walgrave
    • Catesby Railway walk
    • NIAG Summer Rail Tour
  • Miscellany of Items of Interest:
    • Longford Mill
    • Rushden Historical Transport Society
    • York to Beverley Rail branch line - update
    • Elvington Air Museum, York
    • Industrial building - new homes
    • Buildings to reflect town's history
  • Of this and that including:
    • Membership of NALH
    • Boot & Shoe Conservation Area
    • Chester House
    • Request for help to identify object
    • Building Survey Reports
    • Dates for the Diary, TV, Exhibitions
  • Finally:
    • Late news about Northampton's gas holders

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Issue 118 Spring 2011

Caley's Mill, Heacham, Norfolk, illustrating the use of carstone

©Peter Perkins 2010

Contents:

  • Reports of winter talks 2010/11:
    • Pitsford Ironstone Quarry
    • A Building History of the English Power Station
    • Watermills along the Nene
    • Members' Evening:
      • Shimla to Kalka Light Railway, India
      • An Early Caribbean Mill Complex
      • Carstone in Norfolk
  • NIAG Summer Rail Tour
  • Miscellany of Items of Interest:
    • Aqueduct bicentenary - Restoration of
    • Luftwaffe photograph reveals lost garden
    • Plans to excavate World War II Fighter
    • German bomber remains recovery
    • Night Mail Museum for NVR
    • BBC Show - Turn Back Time, The High Street
    • Oxford University Press
    • Industrial Heritage & Risk - English Heritage
    • Nene Valley moves for 2011
    • Telford's £1 bridge
    • Bank Tube station
  • Of this and that including:
    • Dates for the Diary, TV, Exhibitions
  • Finally

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Issue 117 Winter 2011

East coast main line railway bridge over the River Nene at Peterborough

©Jane Waterfield 2010

Contents:

  • Reports of summer visits 2010:
    • Brackley town
    • Watford locks
    • Northampton railway walk
    • Helmdon village and viaduct
    • Deanshanger
    • Nene Valley Railway, Peterborough
  • NBC's proposed Boot and Shoe Conservation Area
  • NIAG-Longtown link
  • Miscellany of items of interest:
    • Pocklington, Yorkshire
    • Royal Train to leave Wolverton
    • Scarborough loses its gantry
    • Gas lights in central London
    • Housing shortage: novel approach
    • London Trolleybus news
    • Little known Blue Plaque
    • QE2's anchor finds a home
    • Derby College - roundhouse
    • 'Archaeology in action'
    • Laying the 1858 transatlantic cable
    • RAF base World Heritage site
    • Historic buildings at future risk
  • Of this and that including:
    • Treasurer's report to AGM
    • AGM report
    • Web-site
    • Dates for the Diary
  • And Finally

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