Guide to the Chilworth gunpowder mills


2nd Edition.

A booklet, 14pp., with drawings and maps.

Contains the history of gunpowder and an explanation of the processes used in its manufacture. Includes a tour of the site starting from the Western End with sketches by Rowena Oliver. Also contains a detailed timeline of the Chilworth gunpowder mills from 1626-1920.

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  • Author(s): Crocker, Glenys; Oliver, Rowena
  • Publisher: Surrey Industrial History Group
  • Publication year: 2005
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