Harold Holcroft: locomotive engineer & author

After the rebellion of , the corps was renamed the nd Regiment [HRNSW 6, ], but stayed on in the colony only until the arrival of the 73rd Regiment in The nd sailed for England on the Dromedary and Hindostan on 10 May It was later renamed the th Regiment, and was disbanded completely in Whereas we have thought proper to direct that a corps of foot shall be forthwith raised, which is intended to be stationed in New South Wales, to consist of four companies, with three serjeants, three corporals, two drummers, and sixty-seven private men in each, with the usual commanding officers. These are to authorise you, by beat of drum or otherwise, to raise so many men in any country or part of our Kingdom of Great Britain as shall be wanted to complete the said corps to the above-mentioned numbers. By his Majesty’s command, Geo. To our trusty and well-beloved Francis Grose, Esq. Major-Commandant of a corps of foot to be herewith raised. She sailed the 17th of last July from Yarmouth Roads, and had rather a long passage, touching at St.

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Of wider importance was the establishment of a body of Improvement Commissioners with policing and lighting powers in , when a similar body was set up for Burslem also. Those inhabitants who satisfied a certain property qualification were, as at Burslem, automatically commissioners, and membership of the board was also extended to the officiating minister or ministers, representatives of the county justices, the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, and the Steward of Newcastle manor.

The commissioners were empowered to levy a watching and lighting rate of 6d. The whole of Hanley was covered by the Act, but certain parts of Shelton, namely Cobridge, Etruria, much of Josiah Wedgwood’s land, and the Stoke glebe lands in the area later occupied by Stoke station, were exempted; these areas were to be included only if the commissioners and ‘the major part in annual value’ there agreed. The commissioners were empowered to appoint a chief bailiff, constables, and watchmen.

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Because the village is documented unusually fully in surviving records of the time, the Cambridge historian John Hatcher chose to use it as the setting for his semi-fictionalised account of the effects of the mid th century plague epidemic in England, The Black Death: A Personal History The first regular daily bus service from Walsham to Bury St. Edmunds was started in February In the company was renamed Eastern Counties Omnibus Co.

The bus was first manned by two local men — Fred Ellis was the driver and Neil Debenham was the conductor. This duo worked together for several years. In later years the service was extended to run to Stowmarket. Walsham-le-Willows FC was founded around , and played at the Sumner Road sports ground where there was a pavilion with a thatched roof. During World War II, the ground was ploughed up to grow food and was not returned to sports use until The club was a founder member of the St.

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The North Staffordshire Technical and Art Museum established in the Mechanics’ Institution building in Pall Mall by the North Staffordshire Chamber of Commerce in was transferred in to the borough council which also took over the museum belonging to the Mechanics’ Institution.

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Nor the evils of the worldwide Islamic Inquisition which — not in the 16th century but now, in the 21st, condemns Muslim apostates to barbaric execution. Instead, aggressive White androphobes of all genders which I can no longer count are decimating the philogynous and egalitarian West. Equality psychos are tearing down the most egalitarian society that ever existed except for initial communist experiments, before they turned bloody.

American Jews, at the apex of the greatest fortune and philosemitic tolerance their long diaspora has ever bestowed on their kind, are busy supporting all the ideologies and policies that demolish their safe harbor and build up their Muslim, Black and Third World enemies. Leftoid masochists and the Christian meek call for returning Hawaii to the Hawaiians and capitulating before a massive Mexican reconquista of one-third of America. The rightful Etruscan landowners are not bearing angry placards in front of the Vatican.

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Lichfield Cathedral The historic boundaries of Staffordshire cover much of what is now the metropolitan county of West Midlands. An administrative county of Staffordshire was set up in under the Local Government Act covering the county except the county boroughs of Wolverhampton , Walsall , and West Bromwich in the south the area known as the Black Country , and Hanley in the north. The Act also saw the towns of Tamworth partly in Warwickshire and Burton upon Trent partly in Derbyshire united entirely in Staffordshire.

In Queen Mary made Lichfield a county corporate , meaning it was administered separately from the rest of Staffordshire. It remained so until

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All had vertical boilers. Joy’s valve gear was used initially, but a modified form of Stephenson valve gear was used on later locomotives. Correspondent to KPJ queried early use of Joy valve gear not patented until , but may been used in ships’ engines earlier. Sixty locomotives were built and Lowe lists the output, the bulk of which for the 2ft gauge and for the Welsh slate industry. In Victoria WN which had a launch type of engine. This was probably the last locomotive to built at the works which closed in Archive, Issue 17, Founded in the s by Owen Thomas.

In Victoria and emily WN which had a launch type of engine. Company manufactured tramway equipment, including locomotives using Morrison and Kerr patent tramway engines. Locomotives were manufactured from to when the Britannia Engineering Works became Kilmarnock Engineering Co.

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