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'The Shell Steel Crisis and the Contribution of Redcar's Dr. John Stead' a talk given by Roy Widdowson


Roy Widdowson will give a talk on the shell crisis and the role of Dr. John Stead. Talk by Roy Widdowson & Sue Parker on how the German naval bombardment of the N.E. Coast in December 1914 resulted in analysis by Dr. Stead allowing revision of steel specifications, thus increasing production of British shells. Admission charge of £3.00, incl…