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The Brunner Mond Works in 1895.

The Brunner Mond Works in 1895.
Brunner Mond Works.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H2527
Description: Brunner, Mond & Co. opened their chemical works at Crescent Wharf in Silvertown in 1894. Orginally designed to produce soda crystals and caustic soda, the plant was converted for the production of high explosive during the First World War.
Creator: Unknown
Date: 1895
Credit line: Newham Archives and Local Studies Library Collection.
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