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Three types of roofing tiles, Wortley Top Forge

©Jane Waterfield 2016


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Issue 140,  Autumn 2016

  • Summer Visit Reports 2016
    • NPS Shoes Wollaston
    • DS Smith Plastics, Northampton
    • EMIAC at Moira
    • Boat yard at Braunston
    • Wortley Top Forge
  • Of flags and amorial ensigns
  • Updates:
    • Snibston Discovery Museum closure
  • Miscellany of Items of Interest:
    • House on sale to save rare Leicestershire navvy hut
    • Isle of Man: Runaway Snaefell tram destroyed
    • World's first operational radar station to be restored
    • Helmshaw Mills textile Museum, Lancs to close after cuts
    • Historic Queen Street Mill to close?
    • Kodak factory closes
    • The Oval Gasholder to be listed
    • County issues
      • Leather Centre to move to Guildhall Road, Northampton
      • Logistics firm to give job pledge in merger
      • New flats prposal for former shoe factory
      • A former quarry to become a service station on the A14
      • Phipp's Albion Brewery Bar wins award
      • Delapré Lodge: meeting room plans
      • Delapré Abbey: Victorian plunge pool discovered
      • Designer of sneakers is taking it step-by-step
  • Of this and that including:
    • Committee vacancy
    • Next year's summer programme - proposed trip?
    • Winter refreshments - request for assistance
    • Winter programme
  • Dates for the diary
  • And Finally


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