WADIHS

Watford & District Industrial History Society

List of articles published in the WADIHS Journal starting with Journal 22 and back to Journal 1 (1977) 

The Journal is no longer published but recent issues of the Journal may be available from the Society. Please contact the Chairman or try the libraries in Watford or Rickmansworth Search COPAC for other UK Libraries. 


Our purpose in publishing this Journal is to preserve original material not published elsewhere, including articles written by our members and material presented by our speakers as appropriate

Journal 21 (2002)
ISSN 0307 5281


Journal 22 (2002) 

S Jury

50 Years in the Structural Industry

Journal 22 (2002) 

C Cooksey

The Oil Fields of Kilve

Journal 21 (2002) 

J Brooks

Chatham Dockyard - from early beginnings to the present day

Journal 21 (2002) 

B & G Child

Some Notes on Local School Houses

Journal 21 (2002) 

J Mason

The Motorway from Watford to Watford

Journal 20 (1999) 

E D Chambers

W. B. Yeats and Dr. Tibbles' Vi-Cocoa

Journal 20 (1999) 

G J Child

A Full Day Out in Essex

Journal 20 (1999) 

G J Child

Aspilogia

Journal 20 (1999) 

G J Child

Stockwood Craft Museum and the Mossman Collection

Journal 20 (1999) 

G J Child

The Annexation of Rickmansworth

Journal 20 (1999) 

G J Child

The Colne Valley Water Company Railway

Journal 20 (1999) 

G J Child

The O.W.L. History of Communication

Journal 20 (1999) 

G J Child

The Watford and St Albans Gas Company: Further Information

Journal 20 (1999) 

G J Child

TimeBus and the Watford & District Motor Services

Journal 20 (1999) 

G J Child

Watford Co-operative Society - some aspects of its History

Journal 20 (1999) 

G J Child

Watford Rail Accidents, Part 1: 1840 to 1906

Journal 20 (1999) 

G J Child

Watford Rail Accidents, Part 2: 1906 to 1947

Journal 20 (1999) 

J Mason

Watford R.O.C. - Supplementary Note

Journal 20 (1999) 

J P Neale

Yorkshire Times

Journal 20 (1999) 

M Peachey

Braintree and Bocking, Essex

Journal 19 (1996) 

G J Child

Second World War Defences in South West Herts

Journal 19 (1996) 

G J Child

Mount Pleasant Sorting Office and Rail Mail

Journal 19 (1996) 

T Doig

Farming with Steam

Journal 19 (1996) 

R Gregory

The Chikar

Journal 19 (1996) 

E Jones

The Welsh in Nineteenth Century London

Journal 19 (1996) 

P Lynch

Four Hundred Varieties of Letterbox

Journal 19 (1996) 

J Mason

Group 17 Royal Observer Corps and its Watford Centre

Journal 19 (1996) 

C Salmond

The Mysterious Art of Glass Making

Journal 19 (1996) 

P Stokes

Of Barges, Canals and Pumps

Journal 18 (1994) 

G J Child

Clarendon Hotels

Journal 18 (1994) 

G & B Child

Scutiferous Angels

Journal 18 (1994) 

G J Child

W. H. Smith and Watford

Journal 18 (1994) 

R Culverhouse

Watford Fire Brigade

Journal 18 (1994) 

J Dewing

Railways in the Isle on Man

Journal 18 (1994) 

J Dewing

Ironstone Railways of the East Midlands

Journal 18 (1994) 

M Forsyth

Henry H. Henson: Victorian Railway Engineer

Journal 18 (1994) 

R Funnell

Handley Page Ltd., Radlett, 1929-1970

Journal 18 (1994) 

G Hutchings

Lucketts of Watford

Journal 18 (1994) 

J Isherwood

Slough Estates Railway

Journal 18 (1994) 

A Kelly

Mrs Coade's Stone

Journal 18 (1994) 

J McGuinness

The Concrete House at Letchworth

Journal 18 (1994) 

L Perrins

Brickmaking in Hertfordshire

Journal 18 (1994) 

P Ward

Early Days of Machine Paper Making in West Herts

Journal 17 (1992) 

G J Child

A Lifeboat in Watford

Journal 17 (1992) 

G J Child

A Station in the Wilderness

Journal 17 (1992) 

G J Child

Bressingham

Journal 17 (1992) 

G J Child

Industrial Steam Locomotives

Journal 17 (1992) 

G J Child

The Palace Theatre Watford - an Outline History

Journal 17 (1992) 

G J Child

The Peace Memorial Statues

Journal 17 (1992) 

G J Child

The Watford and St Albans Gas Company

Journal 17 (1992) 

G J Child

Thomas Sutton Sotheron Estcourt

Journal 17 (1992) 

C J Cooksey

The Colour Indigo

Journal 17 (1992) 

M Forsyth

Henry H. Henson: the Search for a Victorian Railway Engineer

Journal 16 (1991) 

G Child

All Change on Watford's Buses

Journal 16 (1991) 

G Child

Edward J. Slinn - a Biographical Note

Journal 16 (1991) 

G Child

More about the Watford to St Albans Branch

Journal 16 (1991) 

G Child

Places of Worship

Journal 16 (1991) 

G Child

Watford's War Memorials

Journal 16 (1991) 

D Dorkings

A Load of Old Rubbish

Journal 16 (1991) 

M Forsyth

Handley Page at Radlett

Journal 16 (1991) 

M Forsyth

London Docklands

Journal 16 (1991) 

M Forsyth

Plastics

Journal 16 (1991) 

M Forsyth

Turnpike Trusts

Journal 16 (1991) 

R Gregory

1966 - And All That

Journal 16 (1991) 

C Jordan

Bushey Stench Pipes

Journal 16 (1991) 

C Jordan

Feathers

Journal 16 (1991) 

M & C Jordan

Tividale Foundry

Journal 15 (1989) 

G J Child

Airships over Herts

Journal 15 (1989) 

G J Child

Aldenham Bus Works

Journal 15 (1989) 

G J Child

Watford Junction Re-development

Journal 15 (1989) 

G J Child

How Far to Watford Met?

Journal 15 (1989) 

G J Child

The Decline and Fall of the Canal Empire

Journal 15 (1989) 

R Gregory

The Death of a Centenarian

Journal 15 (1989) 

G Gregory

Sarratt Treacle Mines

Journal 15 (1989) 

M E Gregory

Technology under Fire

Journal 15 (1989) 

C Jordan

Tag End

Journal 15 (1989) 

F E Pratt

A Victorian Family in Watford

Journal 15 (1989) 

C Scheer

Hille - 75 Years of British Furniture

Journal 14 (1986) 

Anon

Bushey Police Station

Journal 14 (1986) 

Anon

Pitstone Green Farm Museum (visit)

Journal 14 (1986) 

Anon

Rex Wailes - an obituary

Journal 14 (1986) 

Anon

Some Aspects of Cemetry Development

Journal 14 (1986) 

Anon

Thames Barrier (visit)

Journal 14 (1986) 

Anon

Thaxted, Essex (visit)

Journal 14 (1986) 

Anon

Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire (visit)

Journal 14 (1986) 

R W Barry

The London Orphan Asylum, otherwise known as Reeds School, Watford

Journal 14 (1986) 

G J Child

Highgate Parkland Walk

Journal 14 (1986) 

K J Ming

Turret Clocks in and around Watford

Journal 14 (1986) 

B Nicoll

The Golden Jubilee of Arcturus and Sirius

Journal 13 (1984) 

Amsden

The Chiltern Society and the Chiltern Open Air Museum

Journal 13 (1984) 

Anon

The End of the Line ?

Journal 13 (1984) 

E D Chambers

Bricket Wood Minature Railway

Journal 13 (1984) 

W C J Easterbrook

The Development of Luton Airport

Journal 13 (1984) 

D Edwards

Journey to Metroland

Journal 13 (1984) 

C Jordan

Bristol's Industrial Past

Journal 13 (1984) 

C Jordan

Bushey Firemarks

Journal 13 (1984) 

C Jordan

Gwynedd Maritime Museum

Journal 13 (1984) 

M Perrins

Charles Hart and the St Albans Musical Museum

Journal 13 (1984) 

B Walker

Charles Hart and the St Albans Musical Museum

Journal 12 (1982) 

Anon

Pitstone Farm Museum (visit)

Journal 12 (1982) 

Anon

The Wimbledon Windmill (visit)

Journal 12 (1982) 

G J Child

Chronology of Watford's Bus and Coach Services

Journal 12 (1982) 

A A Cundick

The Kew Bridge Engines Trust

Journal 12 (1982) 

J E Fardell

A History of Scammell Motors

Journal 12 (1982) 

I McNeil

Hydraulic Power - The First 200 Years

Journal 12 (1982) 

D Wells

The Narrow Boat Register

Journal 11 (1981) 

R Aspinall

London Coal Dues Boundary Posts

Journal 11 (1981) 

A L Reynolds

Recollections of a Busman

Journal 11 (1981) 

P R Stokes

Power for Flight. Part 2. De Havilland and Rolls-Royce in the Jet Propulsion Era

Journal 11 (1981) 

M Wood

The Grand Union Canal and its Society

Journal 10 (1980) 

M & M Butler

How Watford Generated its own Electricity (part 2)

Journal 10 (1980) 

G J Child

A Christmas Eve Accident

Journal 10 (1980) 

P Danks

Recollections of a Railwayman

Journal 10 (1980) 

G Hewlett

Aircraft Manufacture in Brent

Journal 10 (1980) 

J Porter

The Dacorum Narrow Boat Project

Journal 10 (1980) 

P R Stokes

Power for Flight. Part 1. De Havilland and the Piston Engine

Journal 9 (1979) 

M & M Butler

The History of Watford's Generating Station

Journal 9 (1979) 

G J Child

The Bluebell Railway

Journal 9 (1979) 

K G Fenelon

Industrial Archaeology of the Arab Middle East

Journal 9 (1979) 

G S Woodward

The Hemel Hempstead and Harpenden Railway

Journal 8 (1978) 

Anon

Watford and District Tramways Company

Journal 8 (1978) 

A Bruce

A Short History of Shopping

Journal 8 (1978) 

P Deane

Franklins Mineral Waters

Journal 8 (1978) 

B R & C M Fincken

The History of Force and "Sunny Jim"

Journal 8 (1978) 

G Lorimer

Frederick Downer - Watford's Pioneer Photographer

Journal 7 (1977) 

D Arnold

St Albans Fire Brigade

Journal 7 (1977) 

L Davies

The Salaman Tool Collection

Journal 7 (1977) 

J P Neale

Luton Corporation Tramways: 1908-1932. Operation and Closure

Journal 7 (1977) 

J Porter

The Waterway Recovery Group

Journal 7 (1977) 

P R Stokes

Aircraft Engines of the Victorian Era

Journal 7 (1977) 

C Wallace

The Restoration of Lacey Green Windmill

Journal 6 (1976) 

Anon

Cinemas of Watford

Journal 6 (1976) 

Anon

The Brill Branch

Journal 6 (1976) 

G J Child

Watford Gas Works

Journal 6 (1976) 

M Hemming

The Grand Junction Canal

Journal 6 (1976) 

M Marshall

Old Cassiobury

Journal 6 (1976) 

J P Neale

Luton Corporation Tramways - The Early Years

Journal 5 (1975) 

G Bocking

The Quainton Railway Society

Journal 5 (1975) 

F Dobson

Deneholes

Journal 5 (1975) 

P Stokes

The Crofton Beam Engine

Journal 5 (1975) 

N Wright

The Watford Observer

Journal 4 (1974) 

G Cornwall

Paper-making Mills of Rickmansworth

Journal 4 (1974) 

R H J Cotton

British Waterways Board

Journal 4 (1974) 

A Fisher

LBNG Railway and Chaloner

Journal 4 (1974) 

M D Grant

Railways of Watford & District

Journal 4 (1974) 

J H Hewitt

Premier-Albanian Coaches: the first 50 years

Journal 3 (1973) 

K J Ming

Clocks and Clockmakers

Journal 3 (1973) 

R J Beattie

Building of Watford to St Albans Railway

Journal 3 (1973) 

J C Dony

Straw Plaiting Industry of Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire

Journal 3 (1973) 

G B Harrison

Some Aspects of Coal and Coalmining

Journal 3 (1973) 

L C Johnson

British Transport Commission Archives

Journal 3 (1973) 

P Walne

County Archives and their Use

Journal 2 (1972) 

G Cornwall

Rickmansworth - Watford Railway 1862-1952

Journal 2 (1972) 

E G Longman

Brief Outline on Rural Industries in South West Hertfordshire

Journal 2 (1972) 

C Preston

Fire Service in Watford

Journal 2 (1972) 

R W Tripp

Rickmansworth & Uxbridge Valley Water Co Historical Development

Journal 1 (1971) 

L Dean

The History of Kings Langley Mill

Journal 1 (1971) 

A Faulkner

Postscript on Kings Langley Mill

Journal 1 (1971) 

C McNeice

Watford Waterworks

Journal 1 (1971) 

G Slaughter

A. Wander Ltd (Ovaltine) at Kings Langley