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The weather vane on top of the gazebo protecting the haystack boiler at Swannington

©Jane Waterfield 2015


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Issue 138,  Spring 2016

  • Summer Walks and Visits of 2015 continued:
    • EMIAC at Swannington
  • Winter talks:
    • Spitfires over Castle Bromwich
    • Restoration of Wooden canal Boats
    • Mind the Gap
  • Updates:
    • Wicksteed Park (1)
    • Wicksteed Park (2)
    • Old Midland Railway Shed
    • New use for Midland Railway shed at Northampton
    • Wolverton Works - a rethink on plans to demolish
    • Hopes fading for St Edmunds Hospital, Northampton
  • Miscellany of Items of Interest:
    • Wild Weather
    • Cool view of global warming
    • London - Mount Pleasant
    • Stoke Bruerne locks
    • Proposed new rail depot
    • Meanwhile at DIRFT
    • Nene Past Trust
    • Daventry's Canal Boatlift
    • Northampton was never a serious WCML contender
    • Sywell scraps the 2016 airshow
    • Northampton canal Arm's lock gates repaired
    • Northampton & Lamport extension move
    • Developers criticised for errors
  • Railway Tales of Yesteryear
    • Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway
    • Kilsby Tunnel closed for drainage
  • Of this and that including:
    • 2016 walks and visits
    • Request for information - Barwell & Haggar
  • Dates for the diary
  • And Finally


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