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Journal of the Historical Metallurgy Society

Volume 1 No. 1 Table of 17th and 18th Century Blast Furnaces
Volume 1 No. 2 Table of 17th and 18th Century Ironworks
Some Details of an Early Furnace (Cannock Chase) Morton, G.R.
Volume 1 No. 3 Coed Ithel Blast Furnace
Melbourne Blast Furnace
Maryport Blast Furnace
Bloomeries
Volume 1 No. 4 Blast Furnaces and the 17th and 18th Century Survey
Eglwysfach Furnace Drawing
Supplement – Little Aston Forge cAD1574 to AD1798
Volume 1 No. 5 17th and 18th Century Blast Furnaces
Bloomeries and Forges
Exeter Excavations
Remains of Cornish Tin and Copper Smelting
Metallographic Examination of Middle and Late Bronze Age artefacts Burgess, C. & Tylecote, R.
Table of Furnaces
Volume 1 No. 6 The Iron Industry in the Roman Period Cleere & Bridgewater
Yarranton’s Blast Furnace at Sharpley Pool, Worcestershire Hallett, M. and Morton, G.
Charlcote Furnace, 1733 to 1779 Mutton, N.
The Early Coke Era Morton, G.R.
The Bradley Ironworks of John Wilkinson Smith, W.E.
Volume 1 No. 7 Copper Smelting Experiments Anstee, J.W.
Notes Concerning Copper Smelting Lorenzen, W.
Analysis of Trojan Bronzes Tylecote, R.F. and E.
Investigation of an Iron Object from Lower Slaughter O’Neil, H.E.
Volume 1 No. 8 Lead Smelting in Derbyshire Mott, R.A
The Bloomery at Rockley Smithies, Yorkshire Crossley, D.W.
Abbeydale Works, Sheffield Bestall, J.
The Cementation and Crucible Steel Processes Barraclough, K.C.
Volume 1 No. 9 The Composition of 35 Roman Bronze Coins of the Period AD284 to 363 Cope, L. & Billingham, H.
A Metallurgical Examination of eleven Palstaves Coghlan, H.H.
Some Vitrified Products of Non-Metallurgical Significance Evans, R.T. & Tylecote, R.
Volume 2 No. 1 A Resume of the History of the Forest of Dean’s Ironworking Industries Hart, C.E.
Some Notes on the Geology of the Iron and Coal Deposits of the Forest of Dean Piggott, R.J.
Iron Smelting and Working Sites in and around the Forest of Dean Bridgewater, N.P.
Charcoal Burning in the Royal Forest of Dean Hart, C.E.
Bromley Hill Furnace, Oakwood, Forest of Dean Bridgewater and Morton
The Accumulation of Ancient Slag in the South West of the Iberian Peninsula Allan, J.C.
Volume 2 No. 2 A Treatise on Iron Ore as found in the Bogs and Swamps of Norway and the process of turning it into iron and steel (1782) O. Evenstad (trans Jenson)
Romano-British Ironworks at Bedford Purlieus Dakin, G.F.
Metallurgical Examination of a spoon from Letchworth, Hertfordshire Tylecote, R.F.
Chemical Analysis of 31 large bronze coins minted between AD 294 and 307 Cope, L. & Billingham, H.
A Note on Prehistoric Casting Moulds Coghlan, H.H.
Technical terms used in the Brass Mills in the Saltford and Keynshaw areas Day, J.
Further Excavations at Ariconium Garrod & Bridgewater
A Preliminary Report on the Metallographic Examination of four Fragmentary Early Iron Age Sword Blades from Llyn Cerrig Bach, Anglesey McGrath, J.N.
Iron Smelting in the Nigerian Early Iron Age site at Taruga, Abuja Emirate Tylecote, R.F.
The Phosphorus Content of Iron from the Bloomery Site at West Runton, Norfolk Tylecote, R.F.
Volume 3 No. 1 Some Aspects of the Furness Charcoal Iron Industry Marshall, J.D.
Technical Aspects of the Early Iron Industry of Furness and District Morton, G.R.
The 17th Century Bloomery at Muncaster Head, Cumberland Tylecote, R.F. & Cherry, J
The Industrial Archaeology of the Lake Counties Davies-Shiel, M.
The West Cumberland Iron Industry, its Origins and Development Wattleworth, D.R.
Volume 3 No. 2 An Examination of a North Indian Sword (Firangi) in the collections of the Pitts-Rivers Museum, Oxford Whitaker and Williams
Bronze Melting Remains and Artefacts from Caister-by-Sea Tylecote, R.F.
An Iron-Smelting Furnace Excavated in Ghana Shaw, Thurston
Slag, Cinder and Bear Morton, G. & Wingrove, J.
The Efficiency of the Bloomery Process Morton, G. & Wingrove, J.
Volume 4 No. 1 Metal Mining in the West of England Trounson, J.H.
The History of Mineral Processing in Cornwall Michell, F.B.
Some Observations on the Structure of Ancient Steel from South India and its Method of production Rao, Mukherjee & Lahari
Preliminary Research Findings relating to the Bloomery Period of the Iron Industry in the Upper Basin of the Eastern Rother (East Sussex) Cattell, C.S.
Metallurgical Aspects of Chalcolithic Copper Working at Timna (Israel) Lupu, A.
Recent Work on Early Ironmaking Sites in the Stamford area Tylecote, R.F.
Excavation at Stoney Hazel, High Furness, Lake District, 1968 to 1969, an Interim, Report Davies-Shiel, M.
Volume 4 No. 2 The Forest (of Dean) Railways and their Industrial Associations Paar, H.W.
The Metallography and Chemical Analysis of Iron-Based Samples from Antiquity to Modern Times Henger, G.W.
A Study of the Chemical Composition of Pre-Roman Ironwork from Somerset Haldane, W.
Iron Working at Meroȅ, Sudan
A Metallurgist looks at the Bronze Age Parker, G.
Tin Mining in the Kaiserwald during the 16th Century Majer, J.
Vitrified Products – A Comment Biek, L.
Volume 5 No. 1 The Industrial Metallurgical History of the Swansea District O’Neill, H.
The Welsh Process of Copper Smelting Hopkins, D.W.
Some Aspects of Fieldwork in 16th Century Industrial History Crossley, D.W.
Smelting in Perthshire – A Quest for Copper Bainbridge, J.W.
Excavation of Bloomeries in Rannoch (Perthshire) and Elsewhere Aitken, W.G.
The Charcoal Finery and Chafery Forge Morton, G. & Wingrove, J.
The Examination of Two Samples of Bloomery Iron Brown, G.T.
Further Analysis of the Bronze Coinage of the Emperor Maxentius, AD306 to 312 Cope, L. & Billingham, H.
Examination of Copper Alloy Tools from Tal y Yahya, Iran Tylecote & McKerrell
Volume 5 No. 2 (1971) An Account of the Method of Smelting Lead Ore as it is Practised in the Northern Part of England Mulcaster, James
The Early History of Wortley Forges Mott, R.A.
A Metallurgical Examination of a Bronze Sword found in the Thames at Battersea Coghlan, H.H.
Cyclical Operations at Roman Bloomeries Cleere, H.F.
A Note on the Dating of Bloomeries in the Upper Basin of the Eastern Rother Cattell, C.S.
Swedish Group for Studying Osmund Iron
Excavations at Holbeanwood, 1971 Cleere, H.F.
Report on the Symposium on the Significance of Smelting Experiments for the History of Ferrous Metallurgy, Schaffhausen, November 1970
Volume 6 No. 1 (1972) The Early English Iron Patents, 1600 to 1850 Daff, T.
Coke Ovens at Gregory Spring Colliery, Mirfield, Yorkshire Lyne, J.R.M.
Metallurgical Examination of a Roman Iron Beam from Catterick Bridge, Yorkshire Wright, J.H.
Ironmaking by the Bloomery Process at Nornȁs, Sweden, in 1851 Busch, J.A.W.
A Metallurgical Examination of some objects from Marlik, Iran Tylecote, R.F.
Chingley Forge, Kent, 1971 Crossley, D.W.
Volume 6 No. 2 Fumes, Flues, Condensers and Chimneys in Lead Smelting Tucker, D.G.
Iron and Steel Manufacture in the Dee Estuary of North Wales Richards, P.S.
The Redesdale Ironstone Beds Hemingway, J.E.
Metallographic Examination of 16th Century Armour Williams, A.R.
An 18th Century Steelmaking Enterprise: The Company of Cutlers in Hallamshire, 1759 to 1772 Barraclough, K.C.
Excavations at Chingley Furnace July to August 1972 Crossley, D.W.
Volume 7 No. 1 (1973) Casting Copper and Bronze into Stone Moulds Tylecote, R.F.
A Note on Slag from the first American Blast-Furnace Hallett, M.M.
A Report on the Manufacture of Steel in Yorkshire and a Comparison with the Principal Groups of Steelworks in Europe (Part 1) Le Play (trans Barraclough)
A Visit to Sweden Tylecote, R.F.
Sites of Charcoal Blast Furnaces at Shifnal and Kemberton, Shropshire, 1972 Mutton, N.
The 17th Century Wireworks Sites at Whitebrook, Monmouthshire Tucker, D.G.
The Furnaces at Coed Ithel and Trellech Paar, H.W.
The Percy Collection of Metallurgical Specimens in the Science Museum, South Kensington
Work in Progress: The Bloomery at Pippingford, Hartfield, East Sussex
Volume 7 No. 2 (1973) The Manufacture of Jewellery during the Migration Period at Helgo in Sweden Lamm, K.
Ancient Clay Furnace Bars from Iran Barnes, J.W.
Irish Prehistoric Gold-Working: Some Geological and Metallurgical Considerations Briggs, S., Brennan, J. & Freeburn, G.
A Report on the Manufacture of Steel in Yorkshire and a Comparison with the Principal Groups of Steelworks in Europe (Part 2) Le Play (trans Barraclough)
Volume 8 No. 1 (1974) Iron Age and Romano-British Iron Working Site in Minepit Wood, Rotherfield, Sussex Money, J.H.
Iron Smelting Procedures in the Upper Region of Ghana Pole, L.M.
The Examination of Metallurgical Material from Abu Matar, Israel Tylecote, R.F.,Rothenberg, B. & Lupu, A.
A Report on the Manufacture of Steel in Yorkshire and a Comparison with thePrincipal Groups of Steelworks in Europe (Part 3) Le Play (trans Barraclough)
Notes on Lifting a Furnace Base from the Romano-British Bloomery Siteat Broadfield, Crawley, Surrey Gibson-Hill, J.
Can Copper be Smelted in a Crucible? Tylecote, R.F.
Metallurgy in Art
Excavations at Pippingford Furnaces, Sussex Crossley, D.
Volume 8 No. 2 (1974) Notabilia in Essays of Oars and Metals: A 17th Century Manuscript Smith, C.S. & Wallraff, B.
Notes on the Development of Metallographic Studies of Ancient Iron Scott, B.G.
The Metallographic Examination of a Burgkmair Etching Plate in the British Museum Williams, A.R.
Materials Testing in Classical Greece: Technical Specifications in the 4th Century AD Varoufakis, G.J.
The Present Day Production of Wrought Iron Morton, G. & Birt, R.G.
The Production of Steel in Britain by the Cementation and Crucible Processes Barraclough, K.C.
Evidence of Ironworking at Braughing, Hertfordshire Tribbick, R.C.
Volume 9 No. 1 (1975) The Old Wireworks and Ironworks of the Angidy Valley at Tintern, Gwent Paar, H.W. & Tucker, D.G.
A Brass Tripod from Cyprus in the Newbury Museum Coghlan, H.H. & Parker, G.
Examination of Bearing from Saxon Water Mill Trent, E.M.
Some Uses of Thermo Analysis in Archaeometallurgy Tylecote, R.F.
Iron Age and Romano-British Settlement at Hartfield, Sussex Money, J.H.
Aspects of Early Copper Smelting Ottaway, B.S.
A New Method for the Removal of Metallographic Specimens from Metal Artefacts Tylecote, R.F.
Volume 9 No. 2 (1975) The Evolution of the Cowper Stove Green, D.R.
Iron Smelting at Taruga, Nigeria Tylecote, R.F.
Materials Testing in Classical Greece Varoufakis, G.J.
Copper Artefacts from Tutankhamun’s Tomb Coghlan, H.H.
Comments on Medieval Swedish Osmond Iron Tholander, E.
Gold is where you find it
Volume 10 No. 1 (1976) Metallographic Examination of six ancient Steel Weapons Brewer, C.W.
Report on International Symposium at Eisenstadt
Bessemer and West Cumberland Wattleworth, D.R.
Blast Furnace Management on Teesside in 1908 Charman, D.
An Examination of some Palestinian Bronzes Branigan, K., McKerrell, H. & Tylecote, R.F
Slag from an Ancient Copper Smelter at Timna, Israel Milton, Dwornik, Finkelman and Toulmin
Crucibles from a Roman Settlement in Germany Bachmann, H.G.
The Minerals of South-West Scotland Williams, J.
Report on Maryport Ingots Ashmore, B.
Volume 10 No. 2 (1976) Metallurgical Investigation of Roman Lead Pipe from Pompeii Krysko & Lehrheuer
Charcoal Iron Making in the Dėpartement of Lot-et-Garonne, France Mutton, N.
Steel from 100 years ago Barraclough and Kerr
Analyses of Wealden Iron Ores Worssam and Gibson-Hill
Work in Progress at Lymm Slitting Mill Johnson, B. & Bearpark, P.
The Story of Weyland the Smith Willen, Soedel and Foley
Volume 11 No. 1 (1977) The North Staffordshire Iron Industry, 1600 to 1800 Lead, P.
The Technology of Wire Making at Tintern, Gwent, 1566 to c1880 Paar, H.W. & Tucker, D.G.
Benjamin Huntsman, 1704 to 1776 Barraclough, K.C.
Zinc Production at Tindale Fell, Cumbria Almond, J.K.
Wanlockhead: An Introduction Swinbank, P.
Volume 11 No. 2 (1977) Platinum Group Inclusions in Ancient Gold Artifacts Ogden, J.M.
Romano-British Ironworking Sites, a Gazetteer Aiano, A.R.
The Downpatrick Bloom Tylecote, R.F.
The Drummer Boy Stone, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire Standing, I. & Tylecote, R.
A Bronze Strigil from Greece Examined Coghlan, H.H.
Wortley Top Forge, the Possibility of Early Steel Production Barraclough, K.C.
Volume 12 No. 1 (1978) A 17th Century Blast Furnace at Allensford, Northumberland Linsley & Hetherington
Medieval Iron Artefacts from the Newbury area of Berkshire: Metallurgical Examinations Coghlan, H. & Tylecote, R.
Early Iron-Working Sites in North East Yorkshire Hayes, R.H.
A Cleveland Ironstone Pillar Hemingway, J.E.
The Iron Industry of East Denbighshire during the late 18th Century Turley, J.T.
18th Century Blast Furnaces: A New Checklist Riden, P.
A New Kind of Copper Slag from Tawi Aarja, Oman Weisgerber, G.
The Performance of an Experimental Charcoal fired Crucible Furnace Wraith, A.E.
Mining History in South East Europe: The First Symposium Bulgaria 1975 Greeves, T.A.P.
Volume 12 No. 2 (1978) Ethiopian Bloomery Iron and the Significance of Inclusion Analysis in Iron Studies Todd, J.A. and Charles, J.A.
The Manufacture of Cut Steel Studs and Beads Rees Rawlings, D.
A Crucible Steel Melter’s Logbook Barraclough, K.C.
The Beginning of the Wireworks at Whitebrook, Gwent, in the Early 17th Century Tucker, D.G.
A Copper Smelting Furnace at Hissarcikki, Turkey Prentiss de Jesus, S.
A Note Concerning the Analyses of Roman Mirrors in Holland Lloyd-Morgan, G.
Volume 13 No. 1 (1979) The Pursuit of Crotches Denner, S.G.
The setting of the Stage for Sydney Gilchrist Thomas Barraclough, K.C.
Cleveland and the Basic Process of Steelmaking Almond, J.K.
New Light on the Bedlam Furnaces, Ironbridge, Telford Smith, S.B.
The Parker Brothers, Black Country Ironmasters Hunt, L.B.
The Saltford Brass Annealing Furnace Day, J.M.
Weyland the Smith: Some Findings Martin, G. and Foley, V.
Volume 13 No. 2 (1979) 17th Century Ironmaking in South West Herefordshire van Laun, , J.
A Prehistoric Nickel-Alloyed Iron Axe Hermelin, E., Tholander, E. & Blomgren, S.
Tregganu White Brass van Praagh, G.
Analyses of Bronze Age Artefacts from Irish Museums Coghlan, H.H.
Volume 14 No. 1 (1980) Calenick: A Cornish Tin Smelter, 1702 to 1891 Tylecote, R.F.
The Metallurgical Examination of a Bronze Age Gold Torc from Shropshire Lang, Meeks & McIntyre
Notes on Contributors
Cylindrical Shaft Furnaces of the Early Wealden Iron Industry: c100 BC to AD300 Hill, J. Gibson
The Iron Industry of East Denbighshire during the early 18th Century Turley, J.T.
The story of 11/14% Manganese Steel Rails Stonehouse & Sherwood
The Carbon Reduction of Fully Oxidised Chalcopyrite (Copper) Ores Rostoker and Sadowski
Volume 14 No. 2 (1980) Historic Blast Furnace Slags: Archaeological and Metallurgical Analysis White, J.R.
The Operation of Charcoal Blast Furnaces in Sussex in the early 18th Century Saville, R.V.
The Marmora Iron Works in Upper Canada: The First Phase, 1819 to 1826 Dunn, A.D.
Examination of some Continental Bronze Age Decorative Objects Coghlan, H.H.
Reconstruction of Techniques used to Produce Prehistoric Nickel Rich Iron Artefacts Tholander & Blomgren
The Possibilities of Producing Iron-Nickel Alloys in Prehistoric Times Blomgren, S.
Volume 15 No. 1 (1981) Metallographic Examination of Medieval and Post-Medieval Iron Armour Brewer, C.W.
Ironmaking in Ringwood, New Jersey Chard, J.
A 19th Century Scottish Blast Furnace in Iran Weisgerber, G.
Blowing Engine at Bedlam Furnace, Ironbridge, Shropshire Smith, S.B.
Wiltshire Iron: 1855 to 1949 Day, R. & Gale, W.K.V
An Oliver at Warley, West Yorkshire, AD1349 to 1350 Jewell, H., Michelmore, D. & Moorehouse, S.
Iron Smelting in Isthmia Rostoker & Gebhard
Letter to the Editor – Medieval Iron
Volume 15 No. 2 (1981) The Production of Wrought Iron in Finery Hearths – Part 1 den Ouden, A.
New Light on early American Ironmaking: The Eaton Furnace White, J.R.
Metallurgy in thev Wye Valley and South Wales in the late 18th Century Tucker, D. & Wakelin, P.
Chancery Masters’ Exhibits in the PRO Jack, S.
Evidence of Copper Smelting in Bronze Age Jericho Khalil, L. & Bachmann, H.
The Remains of an Iron Smelting Furnace near Woodbridge, Suffolk Weight, M.L.
Volume 16 No. 1 (1982) Excavations at Tintern Abbey Furnace Pickin, J.
A Non-Ferrous Industrial Complex at Tintern Abbey Courtney, P.
Swedenborg and an Iron Foundry in Italy Morelli, R.
The Production of Wrought Iron in Finery Hearths – Part 2 den Ouden, A.
Volume 16 No. 2 (1982) Herbert Henry Coghlan, an Appreciation Tylecote, R.F.
Metallurgical Notes on Bronze Age Implements Parker, G.
Arsenical Copper in H.H. Coghlan’s Works and Investigations in Baku Selimkhanov, I.R.
Early Copper Slags etc. from the Agadez Region of Niger Tylecote, R.F.
Metallographic Research on Copper Axes from an Eneolithic Italian Cave Matteoli, L. & Storti, C.
Twenty Five Years of Spectroanalytical Research in Austria Pittioni, R.
Early Blast Furnace News Blick, C.
Volume 17 No. 1 (1983) Iron Smelting in Western Africa: Ivory Coast Zacharias & Bachmann
A New Cover for the Old Furnace
Excavations at Tintern Abbey Furnace – Part 2 Pickin, J
The Norton Ironworks and the Casting, in 1856, of the first Big Ben Bell Tomlin, D.M.
The Beam Blowing Engines of the Neath Abbey Iron Company Ince, L.
Melting/Smelting of Bronze at Isthmia Rostoker, McNallan and Gebhard
Note on a Bronze Ram from an Early Ship
Letter to the Editor from Professor Dr. Jerzy Piaskowski
Neutron Activation Analysis of Ancient Chinese Bronze Seals Chuang, Kwong & Wong
Robert Bakewell, 1682 to 1752 Wood, R.
The Saint-Maurice Ironworks, Canada Beaudet, P.
Late Deliveries and Customer Complaints in the Ancient Metals Industry of the Near East Minoff, E.
A New Bell-Founding Workshop
Alloy Composition of Cast Latten Objects, 15th and 16th Centuries Brownsword, R. & Pitt, E.
Iron Blooms in the North-West Passage
Volume 17 No. 2 (1983) Copper and Bronze Metallurgy in Sardinia Tylecote, Balmuth & Massoli-Novelli
Appendix: The Smelting of Copper Ore from Calabona Merkel, J.F. & Tylecote, R.
Spinning, Turning, Polishing Craddock, P. and Lang, J.
Obituary – Theodore A. Wertime
X-Ray Fluorescence Analysis of the Appleford Hoard of Romano-British Pewter Pollard, A.M.
English Iron for American Arms: Laboratory Evidence on the Iron used in the Springfield Armoury in 1860 Gordon, R.B.
Depletion Gilding and Surface Treatment of Gold Alloys from the Narino Area of Ancient Colombia Scott, D.A.
A Rock-Cut Copper Smelting Furnace in the Tinma Valley Rothenberg, B.
A Note on some Medieval Pewter Spoon Alloys Brownsword and Pitt
Early Blast Furnace News – Edited by C.R. Blick
A Blast Furnace Picture on Glass Gale, K.
Volume 18 No. 1 (1984) Sir William Siemens, 1823 to 1883 Barraclough, K.C.
Further Examination of a Cutting Tip from Cannon-Boring Tool Trent, E.M. & Smart, E.F.
Copper Sulphate as an Ancient Source of Copper Rostoker, W. & Shen, G.
A Metallurgical Study of Iron Pile Shoes from the Roman Bridge at Minturnae Campbell, J. & Fahy, F.
Shape and Microstructure of Copper Produced in a Reconstructed Ancient Smelting Process Bamberger, M.
The Composition of some 6th Century Kentish Silver Brooches Leigh, Cowell & Turgoose
Roman Brass-Making in Britain Bayley, J.
Early Blast-Furnace News Blick, C.
Obituary: Reginald Arthur Mott
Volume 18 No. 2 (1984) Ancient Athenian Silver Mines, Dressing Floors and Smelting Sites Jones, J.E.
Machining Wrought Iron with Carbon Steel Tools Trent, E.M. & Smart, E.F.
Studies on an Ancient Chinese Cast-Iron Object with a Bronze Coating Rostoker, W., Bronson, B. & Dvorak, J.
Some Traditional Chinese Iron Production Techniques Practiced in the 20th Century Wagner, D.B.
Elemental Analysis of Himalayan Metal Statues Nieuwenhuysen and Adams
Iron Gun-Founding in the mid-17th Century. The Winter Blowings at Horsmonden 1656 and 1659 Farrow, G.W.E.
The Survival of Early Blast Furnaces: A World Survey Crossley, D.
Early Blast Furnace News Blick, C.
Volume 19 No. 1 (1985) Copper 1: Alloy to Pure Metal Chadwick, R.
Notes on Alloy Developments Smith, A.E.W.
Copper 2: Brasses, Bronzes and Nickel Silver Temple, S.G.
Copper 3: Manganese Bronze Propellers French, A.H.R.
Copper 4: Steam Condenser Tubes Gilbert, P.
Copper 5: Other Alloys Alexander, W.O.
Zinc Alloys. 1900 to 1950 Street, A.
Notes on Die-Cast Zinc Disintegration Goodway, M.
Aluminium 1: Aluminium Alloys. 1900 to 1950 King, F.
Aluminium 2: Hiduminium and RR Alloys to 1950 Doyle, W.M.
Aluminium 3: The Development of Alloys Young, G.M.
Magnesium: Development and Production Fox, F. & Levis, G.
Nickel: 1900 to 1950 Bradbury, E.J.
Tungsten and High Density Alloys Prince, A. & Jones, D.J.
Hardmetal: The History to 1950 Sandford, E.J.
Alloy Cast Irons: 1900 to 1950 Hughes, I.C.H.
Tool and High-Speed Steels: 1900 to 1950 Keown, S.R.
Alloy Steels: 1900 to 1950 Dulieu, D.
Notes on Stellites Riddihough, M.
High Alloy. Stainless Steels Truman, J.
Alloy Steels: The Sheffield Connection Keown, S.R.
Early Blast Furnace Notes Block, C.R.
Melting Tin in the West of England: A Study of an Old Art Earl, B.
Volume 19 No. 2 (1985) Some Early Tin Ingots, Ores and Slags from Western Europe Beagrie, H.
The Apparent Tinning of Bronze Axes and other Artefacts Tylecote, R.F.
XPS Depth Profile Analysis of the Surface decoration on a Pre-Columbian Gilded Gold Copper Alloy Pectoral Gillies, K. & Urch, D.
Prehistoric and Medieval Iron Production: Reaction Processes in the Production of Iron Ores in Low Shaft Furnaces Bjorkenstam, N.
H.M. Tower Armouries: Wrought Iron Cannon Production Smith, R.
No. 46235, LMS Steam Locomotive ‘City of Birmingham’: Metallurgical Notes Alexander, B.
Alloys and the Motor Trade: 1900 to 1950 Street, Hughes & Blackwell
Transformer Core Steels Wise, M.
Extracts from a Notebook of Personal Recollections Flather (ed. Barraclough)
Letters to the Editor
Volume 20 No. 1 (1986) Ancient Chinese Copper Smelting, 6th Century BC: Some Recent Excavations and Simulation Experiments Wagner, D.B.
Melting Tin in the West of England: Part 2 Earl, B.
Bell Moulds from Kirkstall Abbey, West Yorkshire Duncan & Wrathmell
XRF Analyses of some Anglo-Saxon Copper Finds from Watchfield, Oxfordshire Mortimer, Pollard & Scull
Melting Points and Viscosities of Ancient Slags: A Discussion Kreston, P.
19th Century British Lead Pigs in Oman Weisgerber & al-Shanfari
Volume 20 No. 2 (1986) An Assessment of Lead Smelting Processes and the use of XRF for the Analysis of Resulting Slags Gill, M.C.
Some Aspects of the Origin of the Blast Furnace Tholander & Blomgren
Primitive Furnaces and the Development of Metallurgy Rehder, J.E.
Metallography of Brass in a 16th Century Astrolabe Gordon, R.B.
Intrepretation of some Romano-British Smithing Slag from Awre in Gloucestershire Allen, J.R.L.
The Origin of the Copper Used for the Statue of Liberty Franey, Graedel, Nash, Lande Selmer and White
Comments on the Oldest Known Lead Figurine Krvsko, W.W.
Volume 21 No. 1 (1987) Metallurgical Investigation of Cast Irons from Les Forges du Saint-Maurice Ironworks, Quebec, Canada Unglik, H.
Terrestrial and Meteoric Nickel in the Indonesian Kris Bronson, B.
Denis Hayford: An Early Steel Master Barraclough & Awty
British Firebricks in North America Gurcke, K. (notes Dunn)
An Examination of Roman Iron Working Residues from Loughor, W. Glamorgan, Wales Greenough, A.P.
Microstructure of Puddling Slags from Fontley, Roxbury, Connecticut, U.S.A. Killick, D. & Gordon, R.
The Change from Charcoal to Coke in Iron Smelting Rehder, J.E.
Wrought Iron again: The Blists Hill Ironworks Officially Opened Smith, S.B. & Gale, W.K.
Volume 21 No. 2 (1987) One Hundred Years of Blast Furnace Development Kingdo, R.T.
A Letter of Henry Bessemer: Regarding the Continuous Casting of Steel Products Kehahian, J.S.
The Study of Early Iron Production in Spis Mihok, L., Cengel, P., Holly & Javorsky, F.
Phase Changes Associated with the Hydrogen Reduction Conservation Process for Ferrous Artefacts Archer & Barker
Photomicrographic Examination of an Early American Iron White, J. & Jones, R.
The Origin of the Blast Furnace: Evidence from Francophone Areas Awty, B.G.
Metallurgical Notes on Exhibits at the Royal Air Force Museum, RAF Cosford Alexander, W.O.
Volume 22 No. 1 (1988) An Examination of some early Bronzes from Samreng Sen, Kampuchea Murowchick, R.E.
Phosphorus in Low Carbon Iron: Its Beneficial Properties Goodway & Fisher
The Bristol Brass Industry. Furnace Structures and their Associated Remains Day, J.M.
Andrew Yarranton and the British Tinplate Industry Brown, P.J.
Melting Points and Viscosities of Ancient Metal Slags: A Contribution to the Discussion Freestone, I.C.
An Historical Note on the King’s Norton Metal Company Limited Chadwick, R.
Volume 22 No. 2 (1988) Two Brazilian Ironworks of the Early 19th Century Toussaint, F.
Chemical Compositional Patterns in Romano-British Bloomery Slags from the Wetlands of the Severn Estuary Allen, J.R.L.
Experimental Casting of Silver Ingots Kruse, Smith & Starling
A Note on an Early Application of Aluminium Bronze Cowell, M.
An Important Contribution to the History of the Crucible Steelmaking Process Pipping & Barraclough
A Possible Romanesque Object made from Zinc Brownsword, R.
Wolverley Lower Mill and the Beginnings of the Tinplate Industry King, P.W.
Volume 23 No. 1 (1989) The Contribution of Henry Clifton Sorby to the Study of Reflected Light Microscopy of Iron and Steel Hammond, C.
White Copper: The Arsenical Coinage of the Libyan Revolt 241 to 238 BC La Niece & Carradice
Old Kingdom Copper Smelting Artefacts from Buhen in Upper Egypt El Gayar, E.S. & Jones, M.
Two Thousand Years of Coinage in China: An Analytical Survey Bowman, Cowell & Cribb
A New Late Bronze Age Weapon Hoard from the Guadalquivir River in the Province of Seville, Spain Ruiz-Delgado & Hunt-Ortiz
The Provenance of Tin Metal in Workings for Alluvial Cassiterite in Nigeria King, D.E.S.
Close Plating: A Black Country Silver Plating Process Morton, G.R. & Hallett, M.
Volume 23 No. 2 (1989) Metallurgical Investigation of an Iron Plate Found in 1837 in the Great Pyramid at Gizeh, Egypt El Gayar, E.S. & Jones, M.
Analytical Study of Composite Shot from the Mary Rose Walker, R., Dunham, R., Hildred, A. & Rule, M.
An Unusual Wrought Iron Artefact: The Pearsall Gate Tucker, M.
Dr. Percy and his Metallurgical Collection Cackett, S.
Metallurgical Analysis of Iron Artefacts from Thailand Hogan, L.M. & Rutnin, S.
Water Power and Cylinder Blowing in Early South Wales Coke Ironworks Ince, L.
The Historical Metallurgy Society in Retrospect Doncaster, R.
Two Brazilian Iron Works of the Early 19th Century. Part 2: Metal and Slag Analysis Horstmann & Toussaint
A Note on Tin Smelting at Week Ford, Dartmoor Earl, B.
Volume 24 No. 1 (1990) Pioneering in Steelmaking at the Collins Axe Company: 1826 to 1924 Gordon, R. & Tweedale, G.
Lamination Technique in Iron Artefacts in Ancient India Agrawal, O.P., Narain, H., Prakesh, J. & Bhatia, S.K.
The Occurrence of ‘Iscorite’ in Medieval Iron Slags Rose, Endlicher & Mucke
Oxidation Enrichment Bands in Wrought Iron Tylecote, R.F.
Early Iron Ore Production from the Forest of Dean and District Bick, D.
Volume 24 No. 2 (1990) Slag Inclusions in Armour Williams, A.R.
Technical Studies of Silver Punch Mark Coins from Narhan (Gorakhpur U.P.), India 600 to 200 B.C. Agrawal, Narain & Prakash
A Pioneer of Experimental Metallurgy. Monsieur de Reaumur Schotsmans, J.P.
Notes on Lead Metallurgy in Sardinia during the Nuragic Period Atzeni, C., Massidda, L., Sanna, U. & Virdis, P.
The Introduction of Coke Iron at the Stour Forges of the Knight Family Ince, L.
Volume 25 No. 1 (1991) Professor R.F. Tylecote, 1916 to 1990 – An Appreciation
Publications by R.F. Tylecote
The Experimental Production of Prehistoric Bar Iron Crew, P.
A Tibetan Text of Metalworking from the Collected Writings of ‘Ju Mi-Pham Reedy, C.L.
Early Blast Furnace Notes Blick, C. et al.
Volume 25 No. 2 (1991) The Beginnings of Electro-Metallurgy in Britain: A Note on the Career of Robert S. Hutton (1876 to 1970) Tweedale, G.
The Radiocarbon Dating of Iron Artefacts using Accelerator Mass Spectrometry Cresswell, R.G.
The Gilding of Armour Williams, A.R.
Isaac Wilkinson at Backbarrow Cranstone, D.
Observations on Microscopic Smithing Residues from Bixby Blacksmith Shop,Barre Four Corners, USA Unglik, H.
A Metallographic Investigation of Eneolithic Arsenical Artefacts from Mondsee, Austria Budd, P.
The Iron and Copper Slags at Baratti, Poppulonia, Italy Crew, P.
Volume 26 (1992) The Iron Clamps and Dowels from the Parthenon and Erechthion Varoutakis, G.J.
The Metallurgist as Entrepreneur: The Career of Sir Robert Hadfield Tweedale, G.
Bronze Metalworking at the Nuragic Site of Santa Barbara, Sardinia, Italy Atzeni, C., Massidda, L., Sanno, U. & Virdis, P.
Some Unsuccessful Blast Furnaces of the Early Coke Era Riden, P.
Studies of the Alloy Composition of more than Two Thousand Years of Chinese Coins (5th Century BC to the 20th Century AD) Zhigiang, D. & Weirong, Z.
Silicon Iron – The Acid Resisting Alloy Ralph, R.V.
Iron Ore for Newent Furnace Bick, D.
Some Misunderstandings Concerning the Use of Blacksmith’s Tongs Sim, D.
In Memoriam: Cyril Stanley Smith, 1903 to 1992
Volume 27 No. 1 (1993) Langley Lead Smelting Mills and James Mulcaster’s Description of 1806 Linsley, S.M.
Percy Armstrong (1883 to 1949): A Transatlantic Pioneer of Alloy Steels Armstrong & Tweedale
Metallurgy of Fragmentary Archaic Greek Helmets Blyth, P.H.
Conference Report: La Farga Catalana, Spain, 1993
Volume 27 No. 2 (1993) Gizeh Iron Revisited Craddock, P.T. & Lang, J.
Examination of four Iron Age Ferrous Hammer Heads from Bredon Hill(Herefrord and Worcester), England Fell, V.
Early Mining and Metalworking: Its Impact on the Environment Mighall & Chambers
The statistical Surveys of the British Iron Industry in 1797 to 1798 and 1806 Evans, C.
Pioneering in Steel Casting: A Melter’s Reminiscences, ca 1856 to 1870’s Tweedale, G.
Metallographic Examination of a Japanese Sword Piaskowski, J.
Volume 28 No. 1 (1994) Agricola and the Study of Early Metallurgy Craddock, P.T.
Were There Medieval Ironworking Contacts between Sweden and Namur? Awty, B.G.
Fordley North Park: Coke Smelting in the Weald? Hodgkinson, J.
The Final Phase of Charcoal Iron-Smelting in Britain, 1600 to 1800 Riden, P.
David Thomas: Father of the American Anthracite Industry Williams, P.N.
The Good Old Days – Memories of a Laboratory Melting Shop Hutchinson, P.
Conference Reports
Volume 28 No. 2 (1994) Determinative Mineralogy in the Early Development of Metals Charles, J.A.
Recent Progress in the Study of Early Mining and Metallurgy in the British Isles Craddock, P.T.
Sweat, Fire and Brimstone: Pre-Treatment of Copper Ore and the Effects on Smelting Techniques Doonan, R.C.P.
Untangling the Web: Some New Views on the Origins of Prehistoric Metallurgy Budd, P., Scaife, B. Thomas, R.G. & Taylor, T.
The Metalwork from Flag Fen Rohl, B. & Northover, J.
Bronze Casting Experiments Bareham, T.
Tin: From the Bronze Age Smelting Viewpoint Earl, B.
An Experimental Tin Smelt at Flag Fen Timberlake, S.
Volume 29 No. 1 (1995) Metallographic Examination of Iron Age Tools from Somerset Fell, V.
Norwegian Rosette-Brooches of the 3rd Century AD: Their Construction, Materials and Technique Plahter, Astrup & Straume
Stable Lead Isotope Characterisation of Various Copper Alloys used in West Africa:An Interim Report Joel, E.C., Sayre, E.V., Vocke, R.D. & Willett, F.
What Happened to the Pig that went to Market – and to the Steelmakers of Millom? Davies, R.
Volume 29 No. 2 (1995) Trent Sand: Chalcopyrite as an Abrasive Goodway & Constable
Wrought and Quenched, and Cast High-Tin Bronzes in Kerala State, India Srinivasan & Glover
Mail Links from the de Soto Entrada of 1540 Goodway, M.
Late Iron Age Metal Working at Nqoma, Tsodilo Hills, North-Western Botswana Miller & van der Merwe
The Lads at Snowdenhill and the New Jersey Steel Trade Hansen, P. & Tweedale, G.
Copperworks No. 2 in Kaifeng, China Wagner, D.B.
The Study of Early and Traditional Metallurgy in India: A Review of some Recent Publications Craddock, P.T.
Volume 30 No. 1 (1996) Auriferous Silver in Western Asia: Ore or Alloy Rehren, Hess & Philip
The Use of Antimonal Bronze in the Koban Culture Pike, Cowell & Curtis
Early Cast Irons and the Impact of Fuel Availability on their Production Awty, B.G.
Early Statistics for the Iron Industry: A Vindication King, P.W.
An Unusual Microstructure in α-β Brass Goodway, M.
Volume 30 No. 2 (1996) Innovation in Later Medieval Urban Metalworking Bayley, J.
Bell and Cauldron Founding in Exeter Blaylock, S.R.
Some Archaeological Evidence for Metalworking in London c1050AD to c1700AD Egan, G.
Metalworking in Medieval London: An Historical Survey Keene, D.
Metalworking in Medieval Nottingham 1100 to 1641 MacCormick, A.
Medieval Bronzefounding at Deansway, Worcester Taylor, G.
Brass Founding Workshops of the Southern Low Countries and the Principality of Liege:A Technical Approach de Ruette, M.
Itinerant Craftsmen, Permanent Smithies and the Archbishop’s Mint: The Character and Context of Metalworking in Medieval Tronheim McLees, C.
Alchemy and Fire Assay – An Analytical Approach Rehren, T.
Volume 31 No. 1 (1997) Casting Metals in Limestone Moulds Craddock, R., Freestone, I. & Dawe, C.D.
Mount Gabriel and Metal Sourcing in the Bronze Age O’Brien, W.T.
Fieldwork on Early Iron Working Sites in East Yorkshire Halkon, P.
Some Gloucestershire Ironmasters Chatwin, A.
The Choice of Method for Making Wrought Iron in the Salisbury District of Connecticut Gordon, R.B.
The Jernkontoret 250th Anniversary Conference Smith, T.
Volume 31 No. 2 (1997) Samuel Parkes’ Lost Analyses of Roman Imperial Brass Coins Kurtzer, F.
The Metallurgical Work of Henry Clifton Sorby and an Annoted Catalogue of his Extant Metallurgical Samples Edyvean & Hammond
Volume 32 No. 1 (1998) Metallographic Examination of Seven Iron Age Ferrous Axeheads from England Fell, V. & Salter, C.J.
New Evidence for Early Crucible Steel Lang, Craddock & Simpson
The Bloomery Mounds of the Scottish Highlands. Part 1:The Archaeological Background Photos-Jones, Atkinson, Hall & Banks
Experimentation in 19th Century Bloomery Iron Production:Evidence from the Adirondacks of New York Pollard, G.C.
Volume 32 No. 2 (1998) Laxton Revisited: A First Report on the 1998 Excavations Crew, P.
The Bloomery Mounds of the Scottish Highlands. Part 2: A Review of Iron Mineralisation Hall, A. & Photos-Jones, E.
An Integrated Geophysical and Analytical Appraisal of Early Iron-Working: Three Case Studies Vernon, R., McDonnell, G. & Schmidt, A.
Experiments with ‘Medieval Steel’ Plates Williams, A.
Iron-Working in Ancient China: A Review of Two recent Publications Gilmour, B.
Recent Excavations: Foxbrook Furnace, Derbyshire Belford, P.
Volume 33 No. 1 (1999) Copper and Arsenical Copper Artefacts from Prenuragic Sardinian Cultures Demurtas, G.
Bronze Age Copper Mining in Wales – Fact or Fantasy? Bick, D.
Crucible Steel of Ghattihosahalli, Chitradurga District, Karnatka, Southern India Anantharamu, T.R., Craddock, P.T., Nagesh Rao, K., Murthy, S.R.N. & Wayman, M.L.
Crucible Steelmaking in Sri Lanka Wayman, M.L. & Juleff, G.
The Violin Plant at the Steel Company of Wales Hutchison, P.
Volume 33 No. 2 (1999) The Characterisation and Provenancing of Ore, Slag and Iron from the Iron Age Settlement at Snorup Host-Madsen & Buchwald
Romano-British Iron Production in the Sussex and Kent Weald: A Review of Current Data Hodgkinson, J.S.
Medieval Lead-Silver Smelting in the Siegerland, West Germany Rehren, T., Schneider, J. & Bartels, C.
Martin Frobisher’s Largest ‘Gold Mine’ on Baffin Island Hogarth, D.D.
The Marks of Sheffield Cutlers, 1614 to 1878 Unwin, J.
The Relation of Hardness to Strength in High-Phosphorus Iron Wire Goodway, M.
Volume 34 No.1 (2000) Bronze Age Lead Mining at Copa Hill, Cwmystwyth – Fact or Fantasy Mighall, Timberlake, Gratton & Forsyth
The Tjitsma (Wijnaldum) Die: A 7th Century Tool for Making a Cross-HatchedPattern on Gold Foil, or a Master Template? Tulp, C. & Meeks, N.
The History of Non-Ferrous Metallurgy in Slovenia Paulin, A.
The Elmore Brothers and the Flotation Process for Separating Minerals Almond, J.K.
Volume 34 No. 2 (2000) ‘The Adventitious Production of Iron in the Smelting of Copper’ Revisited:Metallographic Evidence Against a Tempting Model Merkel, J. & Barrett, K.
Iron, Copper and Tin at Baratti (Populonia): Smelting Processes and Metal Provenances Benvenuti, Mascaro, Costaglioda, Tanelli & Romualsi
Examination of a Moulding Plane Blade from Vindolanda Sim, D.N. & Ridge, I.M.L.
A Note on the Analysis of Crucibles and Moulds Dungworth, D.
Liquid Steel in Anglo-Saxon England Mack, McDonnell, Murphy, Andrews & Wardley
The Netherhall Blast Furnace, Maryport Miller, I.
Volume 35 No. 1 (2001) Early Lead Smelting Sites in the Swaledale area of Yorkshire Murphy, S. & Baldwin, H.
Rookhope Old Smelt Mill, Rookhope, County Durham: Results of the 1995 Survey Smith, R. & Blackburn, A.
130 years of Changing Cast Iron Technology: John Harper and Company, 1852 to 1982 Harper, J.D.
Analyses of the Swedish Ancient Iron Reference Slag W-25:R Kresten, P. & Hjlirthner-Holdar, E.
Volume 35 No. 2 (2001) Metallography of Five Flat Iron Bars with Socket from the River Saone (France) Dieudonne-Glad, Parisot, Dupont, Ronchail, Gauttier & Wissler
Literary Evidence for Crucible Steel in Medieval Spain Karlsson Dinnetz, M.
Concealed Plugs and Rotten Trunnions: David Tanner and his Problems with Gunfounding in the American War of Independence Brown, R.
Tomnadashan – A Re-Examination of a 19th Century Copper Mining and Smelting Operation in Perthshire, Scotland Deveria, R.
Volume 36 No. 1 (2002) An Antimony Bead from Jerablus Tahtani Shortland, A.
Evidence for Carburized Steel and Quench-Hardening in the ‘Celtic’ Oppidum of Manching Schwab, R.
Silver Plating Technology of the late 3rd Century Roman Coinage Anheuser & France
Iron Resources and Production for the Roman Frontier in Pannonia Durman, A.
A Medieval Iron Smelting Site at Stanley Grange, Derbyshire Challis, K.
Dud Dudley’s Contribution to Metallurgy King, P.W.
Volume 36 No. 2 (2002) Recent Discoveries and Excavations of 6th to 2nd Century BC Furnaces in S.W. Germany Gassmann, G.
Archaeometric Investigation of Eagle-Headed Buckles from Bulgaria Kuleff, I., Junk, M. & Vaglinski, L.
Tin Smelting Slags from Crift Farm, Cornwall, and the Effect of Changing Technology on Slag Composition Malham, A., Aylett, J., Higgs, E. & McDonnell, J.
Agricola and Zwickau: Theory and Practice of Renaissance Brass Production in S.E. Germany Martinon-Torres & Rehren
An Historical Account of Iron Smelting in the Lowveld, South Africa Miller, Mulaudzi & Killick
A Practical Treatise on the Smelting and Smithing of Bloomery Iron Saunder, L. & Williams, S.
Volume 37 No. 1 (2003) Oral Traditions about Early Iron-Working in the Caucasus Mountains Hunt, D.G.
Cast Iron Coins of the Song Dynasty, China: A Metallurgical Study Wayman, M.L. & Wang, H.
Chinese Blast Furnaces from the 10th to the 14th Century Wagner, D.B.
The Development of Trompes in Pyro-Metallurgical Plants in the Papal States Cavallini, M.
Interpretation of Artefacts from Thomas Jefferson’s Nailery at Monticello, Virginia Brook Gordon, R. & Knopf, R.
The Queenstock Furnace at Buxted, Sussex: The Earliest in England Awty, B.
Volume 37 No. 2 (2003) Characterisation of Nigerian Bloomery Iron Smelting Slags Whiteman & Okafor
From Damascus to Denia: The Scientific Analysis of Three Groups of Fatimid Period Metalwork Ponting, M.J.
Inclusions in 19th Century American Wrought Iron Structural Cable Wires Elban, W. & Goodway, M.
Volume 38 No. 1 (2004) Los Callejones: A Roman Republican Iron Mining and Smelting Centre in the South East of the Iberian Peninsula Rovira, Lopez-Medina, Roman-Diaz & Martinez-Padillar
The Metallurgy of Chinese Cast Iron Statuary Wayman, Lang & Michaelson
Caldarium? An Antimony Bronze used for medieval and Post-Medieval Cast Domestic Vessels Dungworth & Nicholas
Crucible Steel – Bright Steel Craddock, P.T. & Lang, J.
Extra Special Best Best: Black Country Iron Puddling and Wrought Iron Manufacture in the 19th Century Belford, P.
Volume 38 No. 2 (2004) A Hindered-Settling Model Applied to the Flat-Washing Platforms at Laurium, Greece Kepper, J.
Medieval Metalworking: An Analytical Study of Copper-Alloy Objects Brownsword, R.
Instrumental Neutron Activation Analysis of Copper-Rich Samples from the Bead Hill Site, Ontario, Canada Pavlish, Hancock & Ross
The Cranage Brothers and 18th Century Forge Technology Hayman, R.
Volume 39 No. 1 (2005) Third Contact Ore Mineralogy at Laurium, Greece Kepper, J.
A ‘Gold Pestle’ from Helgo, Sweden Kresten, P.
Alchemy, Chemistry and Metallurgy in Renaissance Europe: A Wider Context for Fire-Assay Remains Martinon-Torres & Rehren
‘Westphalian’ Fining: A Tool Mis-Identified Goodway, M.
Charles Dawson’s Cast-Iron Statuette: The Authentication of Iron Antiquities and Possible Coal Smelting of Iron in Roman Britain Craddock, P. & Lang, J.
The Walsall Bombs Harper, J.D.
Volume 39 No. 2 (2005) Revisiting the Zinc Composition Limit of Cementation Brass Newbury, Notis & Newbury
A Tale of Two Bridges: The Iron Bridge and Coalport Bridge, Shropshire Parsons, A. & White, S.
Copper Smelting from Xinjiang, N.W. China. Part 1: Kangcun Village, Kuche County, c18th Century AD Mei, J. & Rehren, T.
The Effects of Plasma Treatment on the Structure of Metals Craddock, P. & Lang, J.
Volume 40 No. 1 (2006) Visigothic Filigree in the Guarrazar (Toledo) and Torredonjimeno (Jaen) Treasures Perea, A.
Back to Front: Observations on the Development and Production of Decorated Backing Foils for Garnet Cloisonne Adams, N.
Technological Aspects of the Viking Age Gold Treasure from Hiddensee, Germany Armbruster with Eilbracht
All that Glitters: The Case for Gold-Workings at the Early Medieval Monastery at Portmahomack Spall, C.A.
The Cross of Cong and some Aspects of Goldsmithing in Pre-Norman Ireland Murray, G.
On the Noble and Illustrious Art of the Goldsmith: An 11th Century Text Wolters, J.
Volume 40 No. 2 (2006) The Metallurgy of Early Chinese Wrought-Iron and Steel Objects from the British Museum Wayman & Michaelson
Metallographic Examination of Iron Artefacts from the Gansu Province, China Scott, D.A. & Ma, Q.
A Typology of Lead Bale Slags Based on their Physico-Chemical Properties Smith, R.
The Elusive Walloon Finery Forges of Liege Awty, B.G.
Why Pay More? An Archaeometallurgical Investigation of 19th Century Swedish Wrought Iron and Sheffield Blister Steel Mackenzie & Whiteman
Volume 41 No. 1 (2007) Early Iron Age Iron-Smelting Debris from Rwanda and Burundi, East Africa Craddock, Freestone, Middleton & Grunderbeek
Romano-British Workshops for Iron Smelting and Smithing at Westhawk Farm, Kent Paynter, S.
Investigation of a Broken Pile-Shoe from a Roman Bridge Wanhill, Seinen, Rijkenberg & Meijers
A Review of Metallographic Analyses of Early Medieval Knives Blakelock & McDonnell
When Aluminium was Equal to Gold: Can a ‘Chemical’ Aluminium be Distinguished from an ‘Electrolytic’ One? Bourgarit, D. & Plateau, J.
Scientific Examination of Remains from Warmley, Bristol Dungworth, D. & White, H.
Volume 41 No. 2 (2007) Laurium and the Hindered-Settling Model of Ore-Concentration: Comment Willies, L.
Laurium and the Hindered-Settling Model of Ore-Concentration: A Reply Kepper, J.
Rotary Tools and Techniques for Gold Metallurgy during Late Prehistory in the Iberian Peninsula Perea, A. & Armbruster, B.
English Steelmaking in the 17th Century: The Excavation of two Cementation Furnaces at Coalbrookdale Belford, P. & Ross, R.A.
The North Worcestershire Scythe Industry King, P.W.
Review Article: Myth, Ritual and MetallurgybySandra Blakely Doonan, R.
Volume 42 No. 1 (2008) The Beginning of Copper Mass Production in the Western Alps: The Saint-Véran Mining Area Reconsidered. Bourgarit, Rostan, Burger, Carozza, Mille & Artioli
The Austrial Lift-Hammer – Its Probable Walloon Origin Awty, B.G.
**ooiberg Revisited – The Analysis of Tin and Copper Smelting Debris Miller, D. and Hall, S.
Copper-Based Artefacts from Virginian Sites: Microstructures and Compositions Deraisme, Dussubieux, Frot, Stevenson, Creech & Bienvenu
Historical Nail-Making Techniques Revealed in Metal Structure Ryzewaski & Gordon
Volume 42 No. 2 (2008) Introduction
Crucible Steel as an Enlightened Material Evans, C.
Steel at the Dawn of Capitalism: Reformation, Technology and Enlightenment Belford, P.
Steel in the Derwent Valley – But Enlightenment? Cranstone, D.
The 18th Century Sheffield Saw Industry: Its Origins and Relationship to Crucible Steel Making Barley, S.
Steel and Toy Trade Between England and France: The Huntsmans’ Correspondence with the Blakeys Pérez, L.
‘Deceitful Wares’ – The Quality Control of Knives by the Searchers of the Company of Cutlers in Hallamshire Unwin, J.
Volume 43 No. 1 (2009) The Potential of Metallography in Investigations of Early Objects made of Copper and Copper-Based Alloys Ryndina, N.
Bole Lead Smelting Technology and the Linch Clough (Derbyshire) Bole Willies, L.
Understanding Hammerscale: The Use of High-Speed Film and Electron Microscopy Dungworth & Wilkes
Investigation of a 16th Century Gun Powder Chamber from the Tudor Warship Mary Rose Walker & Hildred
A Photographic Record of a Water-Powered Wire-Works at Thurgoland, Yorkshire Hawle & Crossley
Volume 43 No. 2 (2009) Robert Erskine’s Letters of 1770 about the British Iron and Steel Industry Johnson, C.S.
Overspun Strings from the 18th and 19th Century English Square Pianos Goodway, M.
Puddling: A Metallurgical Perspective Flemmings & Ragone
In the Footsteps of Ananda Coomaraswamy: Veralugasmankada and the Archaeology and Oral History of Traditional Iron Smelting in Sri Lanka Juleff, Craddock & Malim
Volume 44 No. 1 (2010) The Oedt Sword: A Note on Brass and Fire-Gilding in the European Bronze Age Schwab, R., Willer, F., Meinel, D., Schmauder, M., and Pernicka, E.
Metallographic Investigation and Experimental Replication of an Etruscan Bronze Mirror Amendola & Ervas
The Possible Water-Powered Bloomery at Goscote (Rushall), Walsall, West Midlands Dungworth, D.
Iron in the Building of Gothic Churches: Its Role, Origins and Production using Evidence from Rouen and Troyes L’Heritier, Dillman & Benoit
Identification of a Slag-Draining Bloomery Furnace in the Mandora Mountains (Cameroon) David, Nicholas
Metal to Mould: Alloy Identification in Experimental Casting Moulds Kearns, Martinón-Torres & Rehren
Volume 44 No. 2 (2010) Lead and Silver: Britain, France and Beyond Claughton, Peter
Lead Bale Sites in Nidderdale Smith, R. & Murphy, S.
Early Lead Smelting in Southern Scotland Pickin, John
An Early Medieval Lead-Smelting Bole from Banc Tynddol, Cwmystwyth, Ceredigion Anguilano, Timberlake & Rehren
Further Work on Residues from Lead-Silver Smelting, Combe Martin, North Devon Paynter, Claughton & Dunkerley
The Crown Silver Mines in Devon: Capital, Labour and Landscape in the late Medieval Period Claughton, P. & Smart, C.
Initial Experiments on Silver Refining: How Did a Cupellation Furnace work in the 16th Century Guirado, Téreygeol & Peyrat
From Copper to Silver: Understanding theSaigerprozessthrough Experimental Liquation and Drying L’Héritier & Téreygeol
Current Silver Smelting in the Bolivian Andes: A Review of the Technology Employed Cohen, van Buren, Mills & Rehren
Volume 45 No. 1 (2011) Smithing at the Priory of Lavinadière, Corrèze, France, 13th and 16th centuries Dieudonnè-Glad, Nadine and Conte, Patrice
From Laboratory to Field Experiments: Shared Experience in Brass Cementation Bourgarit, David and Thomas, Nicolas
Examination of an 18th Century English Anchor from Puerto Deseado (Santa Cruz Province, Argentina) Ciarlo, N.C., De Rosa, H., Elkin, D., Svoboda, H., Vázquez, Vainstub, D. and Diaz Perdiguero, L.
Some Preliminary Observations on Hammerscale and its Implications for Understanding Welding Young, Tim
Issues in the Introduction of Tonnage Steel in the United States, 1867 to 1883 Gordon, Robert
The Colour of Copper Alloys Fang, Jui-Lien and McDonnell, Gerry
Volume 45 No. 2 (2011) An Experimental Study of the Welding Techniques used on large Greek and Roman Bronze Statues Azema, A., Mille, B., Echegut, P. and De Sousa, D.
An 8-9th Century AD Iron Smelting Workshop near Saphim Village, N.W. Lao PDR. Pryce, T.O., Chiemsisouraj, C., Zeitoun, V. and Forestier, H.
Beyond Weyland – Thoughts on Early Medieval Metal Workshops in Scandanavia Gustafsson, Ny Bjorn
Iron in 1790: Production Statistics 1787-96 and the Arrival of Puddling King, Peter
Volume 46 No. 1 (2012) Prehistoric Iron Smelting in London: Evidence from Shooters Hill Dungworth, David and Mepham, Lorraine
The Laurion shafts, Greece: Ventilation Systems and Mining Technology in Antiquity Morin, Denis, Herbach, Richard and Rosenthal, Patrick
Understanding the Walloon method of Iron Refining: Archaeological and Archaeometric Experiments, Phase 1 Dillmann, Perez, Vega, Arribet-Deroin, Aranda, L’Heritier, Neff and Bellot-Gurlet
Hot Blast Iron Smelting in the Early 19th Century: A Re-Appraisal Belford, Paul
Volume 46 No. 2 (2012) Annular Gold Ornaments from Western Gaul: Archaeometallurgical aspects of the Lasgraisses ensemble, Tarn, France (3rd century BC) Armbruster, Barbara and Guerra, Maria Filomena
A Roman Gold Mining District in Eastern Austria Cech, Brigitte
Two Medieval Bloomery Sites in Shropshire: the Adoption of Water Power for Iron Smelting Yound, T.P. and Poyner, D. with Bryant, V. and Clapham, A.
What Ship? Who fired the Cannonballs at the wall in Akko? An Archaeometallurgical and Historical Study. Kahanow, Y., Stern, E., Stern, A., Ronen, R., Cvikel, D. and Ashkenazi, D.
Volume 47 No. 1 (2013) Archaeometallurgy 1962 to 2013: The Establishment of a Discipline Craddock, Paul T.
Archaeometallurgy of the Vinca Culture: A Case Study of the Site of Belovode in Eastern Serbia Radivojevic, Miljana
Early Metallurgy in the Central Mediterranean: Goals for the next Decade Dolfini, Andrea
Prehistoric Copper metallurgy in the Italian eastern Alps: Recent Results Artioli, Gilberto, Angelini, Ivana, Nimis, Paolo, Addis, Anna and Villa, Igor M.
Technological Aspects of the earliest Metallurgy in France: ‘Furnaces’ and Slags from La Capitelle du Broum (Peret, France) Ambert, Paul, Balestro, Florian, Laroche, Marie, Figueroa, Valentina and Rovira, Salvador
The Beginnings of Metal Production in Britain: A new Light on the Exploitation of Ores and the Dates of Bronze Age Mines Timberlake, Simon and Marshall, Peter
Linking Bronze Age Copper Smelting Slags from Pentrwyn on the Great Orme to Ore and Metal Williams, R. Alan
Volume 47 No. 2 (2013) Bronze Age Crucibles from the Kastro-Palaia Settlement, Volos, Greece – a Contradiction of Form and Function? T. Rehren, E. Asderaki, E. Skafida and A. Karnava
A question of Grey or White: Why Abraham Darby I chose to Smelt Iron with Coke Richard Williams
18th Century Ironfounding Peter King
Naval Metals from the mid-18th- to early 19th-century European Shipwrecks: A First Analytical Approach Nicolas C. Ciarlo
Determination of the Mechanical Properties of Historic Wrought Iron Wire from the Wheeling Suspension Bridge main cable K.V. Organ, W.L. Elban and R.E. Smelser
Volume 48 Nos. 1 and 2 (2014) Who’s Afraid of the Bowl Furnace? David Dungworth
Iron Tyres from Iron Age burials at Wetwang, Yorkshire Janet Lang
Bloomery Ironmaking during the Roman period in mid-Norway Arne Espelund
Geophysical Prospectation of Iron Slag Heaps at Hamadah, Northern Sudan Burkart Ullrich, Pawel Wolf and Georg Kaufman
Snake Swords and Barbed Spearheads: The Visibility of Pattern-Welding Brian Gilmour
Scales and Spheres Arne Jouttijarvi
Reconstructing a Blacksmithing ‘Landscape’: Saxon Smithing at Wharram Percy Eleanor Blakelock, Gerry McDonnell, Samantha R. Rubinson Nicholas Chabot, Allan B. Daoust and E. Ann Clark
One Man’s Waste is another Man’s Obsession: A Theoretical Framework for the Study of Ferrous Slags Allan B. Daoust
Wars of the Roses: Battlefield Arrowheads under the Microscope David Starley and Rachel S. Cubitt
The Iron Bars from the ‘Gresham Ship’: Employing Multivariate Statistics to further Slag Inclusion Analysis of Ferrous Objects Thomas Birch and Marcos Martinon-Torres
Experimental Ironmaking in the 1720s: Thomas Tomkyns and his Contemporaries Peter King
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Metals and Metalworking – A Research Framework for Archaeometallurgy – HMS Occasional Publication No. 6
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