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Model of Northampton c.1610 outside the railway station

©Jane Waterfield 2015


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Issue 135,  Summer 2015

  • Winter Talks 2014/15 continued:
    • The Pearl Button Trade
    • Members' Night
    • The Great War through the Magic Lantern
  • Updates:
    • Ex-Barrat's factory sign
    • Brighton's £5million facelift completed
  • Miscellany of Items of Interest:
    • Northampton Corporation Daimler Bus: Part 2
    • The Screaming Valenta
    • Plans for windfarm dropped
    • Airfield site for solar farm
    • Remembering Pork Pie days
    • Wolverton Works buildings threatened with demolition
    • Nene Valley Railway offered old Wansford station for £50k
    • Grant of £75,000 for Brackley old Fire Station
    • Wolverton set for 2017 demolition?
    • Snibston to close in latest round of cut-backs
    • New boilersmiths
    • Coach renovationWhite Mills Lock, River Nene - Flat caps to hard hats
    • Solar farm plans for a former wartime base
  • Of this and that including:
    • Cornwall and its mines
    • Irchester Country Park
    • Request for articles / assistance required
  • Winter Programme
  • Dates for the diary
  • And Finally


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