Newsletters 2005-2009

Download newsletters produced by the IET History Network from 2005-2009.

Downloadable versions of the History of Technology newsletter. The following list covers the period between May 2005 and June 2009.

 

PDF Newsletter 2009 (788 k)

The Weekend Meeting in Mulhouse, France, articles on the Electric Power Museum, Tokyo, Elliott Brothers to BAE Systems and the fire at GEC Salford.

 

Details on the 'The story of Transatlantic Communication' event, Manchester, plus articles on the AVO meter and the Waygood passenger lift at Tyntesfield House.

 

Articles on TAT1 the First Transatlantic Telephone Cable System and Westinghouse Brake and Signal Company, plus obituary for John Whittaker.

 

News on the Summer Meeting in Swansea plus articles on Welwyn and Worcester and the life and uses of a 2MW Motor Generator Set.

 

Results from the September 2006 survey, articles on the 150th anniversary of Heinrich Hertz and the 125th anniversary of Brighton Electricity Supply.

 

A tribute to Arnold Lynch, article on Godalming's 125th anniversary and a round-up of the Annual Weekend meeting in Swansea.

 

Additional questionnaire from the September 2006 newsletter.

 

Information on the Annual Weekend  Meeting in Swansea and a question posed when Charles Bright's mathematics behind the Kelvin Arrival Curves was examined.

 

New role of history within the IEE plus news on the Faraday memorial at Elephant and Castle.

 

Details of the Annual Weekend Meeting at Keele University and working with the Archives.