Historical Diving Times Issue 67 Autumn 2018

Booby-trapped against removal
The Paris Aquarium at the 1900 World Fair
The Original Deane Helmet
Stephen Hales and the Invention of the “Closed Circuit Breathing Apparatus”
Diver Smale and the Octopus
‘Sogers’ Deserve recognition
Early Diving Experiences in Southern Australia

Historical Diving Times No. 66, Winter/Spring 2018

HDS UK No 66 2018

Ghost Ship of the Isles of ScillyRoger Meecham5
Origins of the Deco-TimerPavel Gross (HDS Czech Republic)10
The Wreck of the Lakeland and the Birth of Mixed Gas DivingTamara Thomsen & Peter Buzzacott12
The Greatest Mine Rescue in the 20 th CenturyKeith Boulten15
The Colchester Stained Glass WindowPhil Thurtle18
Under the Waves or Diving in Deep Waters (1876)R.M Ballantyne20
HDS News 24
(includes interesting reports on Czech and Nordic dive rallies in 2017 and HDS activities too numerous to mention)
Obituaries: Lt Colin Churcher 1926-2017; Alan C King; Ray Sutcliffe45
Letters to the Editor46
Book Reviews: The Sunken Gold; Frederic Dumas-Fils de Posiedon; Histoire do L’image sous-Marine; True Yarns of Diving Heroes – Grimsby Diver Edward Ablott 54
Books by Post (ie available for sale from the HDS)59