Peter J. Starley

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Manufacturing

The Birmingham engineering company Taylor & Challen manufactured machinery for use in the black powder industry. Their catalogue of 1908 contained a series of images of such machinery.
Links to related sites History
Gunpowder - Some anecdotes concerning gunpowder from the 18th Century "Gentleman's Magazine"
The Saltpetre-Man - Correspondence published in 1853 relating to the role of the 17th Century saltpetre-man
  Powder Mills
Ballincollig Gunpowder Mill - Royal Gunpowder Mills, Ballincollig Co. Cork

Chart Gunpowder Mills - Faversham, Kent
Dartford Gunpowder Mills - Kent
Oare Gunpowder World - Kent
The Powder Hole - A short history of the Dupont Powder Works located at Wapwallopen, Pennsylvania, USA
Waltham Abbey - the Royal Gunpowder Mills, Essex
 

Distributors/Manufacturers
Goex Black Powder
Schuetzen Powder L.L.C

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