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Papers concerning factories and the Ministry of Munitions, 1915-1916

MS. Addison dep. c. 70
Held at the Weston Library

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Papers concerning factories and the Ministry of Munitions, 1915-1916, (fols. 1-105) papers concerning the establishment of Gretna Munitions Factory, 1915-1916, including discussion of labour; (fols. 106-158) 'Explosives', printed reports, 1915-1917, concerning explosions in Munitions factories, and the Silvertown explosion; (fols. 159-187) on the filling and supply of high explosive shells with a mixture of trotyl and ammonium nitrate, 1915, and (fols. 188-404) on central purchase, national shell factories, Boards of Management, and labour at Ebbw Vale National Factory, 1916-1917, with (fols. 239-404) 'Control of profit, Munitions Levy', on the administration of controlled establishments.


  • Creation: 1915-1916


404 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Addison dep. c. 70

Former reference:

Box 64 (= fols. 1-105); 55 (= fols. 106-158); 2 (= fols. 159-187); 31 (= 188-404): file 10017/109.1 (= fols. 159-187)

Repository Details

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