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CALH Journal

Contents CALH Journal (No. 51) Spring 2006 


1      Editorial

2      Why would anyone make it up? Susan Hoyle

18    Consuming China Clay Ronald Perry & Charles Thurlow

22    Landscapes and Local History Dawn Walker

27    Adam Thompson (1781?-1846) The Merchant of Lostwithiel Jim Lewis

32    One of Callington's First bathrooms? Sheila Lightbody

34    Truro, Penryn & Falmouth Part 1 1589-1676 Alan Pearson

38    Poem Query June Palmer


2006 CALH Annual Conference Reports

40    Introduction: Transport Defined Colin Edwards

40    Packet Ships Lt Cmdr John Beck

41    Inclines, Locks and Tub Boats - An introduction to Cornish Canals Derek Reynolds

41    Liskeard to Looe Canal Carole Vivian

42    St Columb to Mawgan Porth Canals 'Bill' Glanville

42    Aviation in Cornwall from 1900 T.N. 'Bill' Hall

43    Milestones in Cornwall Marilyn & Ian Thompson

44   A History of Rail in Cornwall Tony Goulding

45   Richard Trevithick Kingsley Rickard


46    Book Reviews

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