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000000RARDE Waltham Abbey Special Collection (WASC)RARDE Waltham Abbey Special Collection Complete Index - #1 to 1836white shelf
000001RARDE Waltham Abbey Special Collection (WASC)RARDE Waltham Abbey Special Collection Alphabetical Index - #1 to 1836white shelf
0001007.5.1894HMSO Report into Explosion - Nitro Glycerine Factory Waltham Abbey including Quinton Hill Cordite Factory Map (WAMP 900-58)HMSO Report into Explosion - Nitro Glycerine Factory Waltham Abbey including Quinton Hill Cordite Factory Map (WAMP 900-58)627FC
0002001949ERDE Illustrated booklet re information about establishment past and presentERDE Illustrated booklet re information about establishment past and presentFC
00032.1951Visit of the Min of Supply G R Strauss. b/w photograph. See WASC 357Visit of the Min of Supply G R Strauss. b/w photograph. See WASC 357Missing
00040013.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderDrayson, Frederick - Treatise on Gunpowder. Copy of original hand-written text. Negatives of Drawings held in WANBD-01. See also WABD 901-343.479FC/APC
00040113.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderDrayson Drawings 1-37479FC/APC
000401-113.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderSaltpetre Boiling House and Melting House479FC/APC
000401-213.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderSaltpetre Crystallising House479FC/APC
000401-313.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderUtensils used in the Saltpetre Refinery479FC/APC
000401-413.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderThe Cylinder House at Faversham479FC/APC
000401-513.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderUtensils used in the Cylinder House at Faversham479FC/APC
000401-613.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderBuilding for refining sulphur by the process of fusion479FC/APC
000401-713.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderUtensils uded in the building for refining sulphur by fusion479FC/APC
000401-813.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderBuilding for refining sulphur by sublimation479FC/APC
000401-913.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderWater composition mill479FC/APC
000401-1013.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderMixing House and the utensils used therein479FC/APC
000401-1113.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderCharge Magazine479FC/APC
000401-1213.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderGunpowder Mill479FC/APC
000401-1313.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderUtensils used in a gunpowder mill479FC/APC
000401-1413.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderBuildings connected with a Corning House working shaking frames479FC/APC
000401-1513.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderUtensils used in a Press House and Corning House working shaking frames479FC/APC
000401-1613.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderBuilding for breaking mill cake479FC/APC
000401-1713.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderBuildings connected with the Corning House working Sir Wm Congreve's granulating machine479FC/APC
000401-1813.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderUtensils used in the buildings connected with the Corning House working with Sir Wm Congreve's granulating machine (in the Breaking House, Press House and Corning House479FC/APC
000401-1913.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderA Receiving Magazine479FC/APC
000401-2013.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderDusting House479FC/APC
000401-2113.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderGlazing Mill479FC/APC
000401-2213.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderSteam Stove479FC/APC
000401-2313.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderUtensils used in the Steam Stove479FC/APC
000401-2413.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderGloom Stove479FC/APC
000401-2513.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderGunpowder Magazine479FC/APC
000401-2613.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderThe Extracting Kitchen479FC/APC
000401-2713.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderMachines for proving gunpowder479FC/APC
000401-2813.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderCylinder House upon a new principle479FC/APC
000401-2913.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderSulphur Refining upon a new principle 479FC/APC
000401-3013.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderBuildings for granulating gunpowder with breaking bins and screens479FC/APC
000401-3113.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderPlan of the Royal Gunpowder Manufactory at Waltham Abbey 479FC/APC
000401-3213.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderMachinery connected with a regulator479FC/APC
000401-3313.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderLarge Saltpetre Refinery479FC/APC
000401-3413.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderBrick arched Storehouse479FC/APC
000401-3513.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderNew Cylinder House479FC/APC
000401-3613.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderBuildings forming the Engineer's Establishment479FC/APC
000401-3713.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderPlan of new mill head and tail streams proposed to be made in Queen's Mead, showing the position of the 5 Gunpowder Mills proposed to be retained on the old Mill Head, the situation of the Cylinder House for making charcoal and the site of the Composition Mills over the gullies.479FC/APC
000401-3813.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderColour Copy of Drawing 1 - Saltpetre Boiling House and Melting House - from National Archives.479FC/APC
00040213.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderDrayson Drawings - selection of drawings mounted479FC/APC
00040313.8.1830Drayson, Frederick - Treatise on GunpowderDrayson, Frederick - Treatise on Gunpowder. Transcribed text and drawings in one manuscript.FC/APC
000500ERDE - Map re access to ERDE Waltham AbbeyERDE - Map re access to ERDE Waltham AbbeyFC
0006001857Baddeley F - Pamphlet on the manufacture of Gunpowder at Government Factory Waltham Abbey - reserved for wasc 6 no image availableBaddeley F - Pamphlet on the manufacture of Gunpowder at Government Factory Waltham Abbey - reserved for wasc 6 no image availableFC
0007Dec 1821Domestic Occurences Application of the Congreve Rocket in the Whale Industries. Gentlemen's Magazine. Page 520. See WASC 2178 + D3509Domestic Occurences Application of the Congreve Rocket in the Whale Industries. Gentlemen's Magazine. Page 520. See WASC 2178 + D3509Missing
0008001870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey 181FC
000811870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 1 Sketch of the apparatus for refining saltpetre181FC
000821870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 2 Sulphur Refining Pot and Dome181FC
000831870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 3 Sulphur Refining Pot - transverse section181FC
000841870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 4 Ground plan of sulphur refining apparatus181FC
000851870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 5 Sulphur Melting Pot181FC
000861870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 6 Sulphur refining apparatus181FC
000871870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 7 Charcoal Mill & Reel181FC
000881870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 8 Mixing machine181FC
000891870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 9 Incorporating Mill Elevation181FC
0008101870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 10 Incorporating Mill Plan181FC
0008111870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 11 Incorporating Mill Section181FC
0008121870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 12 Plan and Elevation of the Drenching Apparatus for Incorporating Mill181FC
0008131870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 13 Breaking Down Machine Plan181FC
0008141870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 14 Breaking Down Machine Elevation181FC
0008151870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 15 Breaking Down Machine End elevation181FC
0008161870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 16 Press181FC
0008171870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 17 Press - Elevation and section181FC
0008181870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 18 Granulating Machine - Elevation181FC
0008191870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 19 Granulating Machine - Elevation and section181FC
0008201870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 20 Horizontal Reel - Section181FC
0008211870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 21 Slope Reel181FC
0008221870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 22 Elevation and section of a set of glazing barrels181FC
0008231870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 23 Pellet Machine181FC
0008241870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 24 Densimeter181FC
0008251870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 25 Plan and arrangement of Proof Ground181FC
0008261870Smith F M - Handbook of the manufacture and proof of Gunpowder as carried out at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plate 26 Apparatus for ascertaining the hygroscopic properties of gunpowder181FC
0009002.1974Scope - No mugs for Ben the glass blower - article re glassblowing at ERDE with Ben GeorgeScope - No mugs for Ben the glass blower - article re glassblowing at ERDE with Ben GeorgeFC
0010001779-28.7.1945Superintendents List. See also WASU. CRDD - List of succession of officers in charge of Royal Gunpowder Factory (Table with names and titles of office holders) See WASC2351Superintendents List. See also WASU. CRDD - List of succession of officers in charge of Royal Gunpowder Factory (Table with names and titles of office holders) See WASC2351FC
0011001887Winters W. Centenary Memorial of the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham AbbeyWinters W. Centenary Memorial of the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey /1 Extract pp 129,131 Notices of the present staff of officers, clerks, writers and heads of factory depts. Personnel Index compiled by Iris BaileyFC
0011011887Winters W. Centenary Memorial of the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham AbbeyWinters W. Centenary Memorial of the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey. Personnel Index compiled by Iris Bailey.FC
0012001888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonWardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and Guncotton180FC
001211888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 1 Apparatus for refining saltpetre180FC
001221888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 2 Apparatus for burning charcoal180FC
001231888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 3 Apparatus for refining sulphur180FC
001241888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 4 Incorporating Mill180FC
001251888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 5 Breaking Down Machine180FC
001261888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 6 Pressing Gunpowder180FC
001271888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 7 Granulating Machine180FC
001281888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 8 Glazing Barrels180FC
001291888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 9 Cylindrical Glazing Drums180FC
0012101888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 10 Horizontal Reel for Dusting and Finishing Gunpowder180FC
0012111888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 11 Wooden Skeleton Finishing Reel180FC
0012121888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 12 Prismatic Powder Machine180FC
0012131888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 13 Pressure Curves for Black and Brown Powder180FC
0012141888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonPlate 14 Forms of Guncotton pressed at Waltham Abbey180FC
0012151888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonFigure 1180FC
0012161888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonFigure 2180FC
0012171888Wardell W H - Handbook of Gunpowder and GuncottonFigure 3180FC
001300Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plan P17 & 18. (WAMP 900-84, WAMP 900-85)Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Plan P17 & 18. (WAMP 900-84, WAMP 900-85)WAMP
0014001909Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Page Extracts from book - Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909. Includes some drawings similar to those by John Ticking, 1798. See WASC 1473, WAI 0379. Glass slides of some images in WAI-1738.1FC
0014011909Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Full Text of book - Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909. Includes some drawings similar to those by John Ticking, 1798. See WASC 1473, WAI 0380. Glass slides of some images in WAI-1738.1FC
00142Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Roger Bacon1FC
001431326Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.From Walter de Millemete's manuscript including Millemete Gun1FC
0014416th CBrayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.English stamp mill in the 16th C1FC
0014516th CBrayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.English stamp mill in the 16th C1FC
001461798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Charcoal cylinders (front view)1FC
001471798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Charcoal cylinders (back view)1FC
001481798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Sulphur subliming chamber (front view)1FC
001491798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Sulphur subliming chamber (side view)1FC
0014101798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Powder mill (outside view)1FC
0014111798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Stone incorporating mill1FC
001412Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Stone incorporating mill at Waltham Abbey1FC
0014131798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Pressing, breaking and corning powder1FC
0014141798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Corning Sieve1FC
0014151798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Sifting screen1FC
0014161798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Dusting screen1FC
0014171798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Interior of a dry stove1FC
0014181798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Gun rest and proof boards1FC
001419Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Charles Berwick-Curtis1FC
0014201326Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Enlargement of the cannon from Walter de Millemete's manuscript1FC
001421C16thBrayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Enlarged copy of English stamp mill in the Sixteenth Century1FC
0014221798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Copy of powder mill (outside view) - same as Image 101FC
0014231798Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Stone incorporating mill same as Image 111FC
001424Brayley Hodgetts, E. A. - The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry, London, 1909.Stone incorporating mill at Waltham Abbey same as Image 121FC
0015transferred to WASC 156transferred to WASC 156Void
0016001973Kent Archaeological Review No 33 - Chart Gunpowder Mills at Faversham, The Final PhaseKent Archaeological Review No 33 - Chart Gunpowder Mills at Faversham, The Final PhaseFC
0017Olejar, Major P D Rockets in Early American Wars. Military Affairs 1946 photocopyOlejar, Major P D Rockets in Early American Wars. Military Affairs 1946 photocopyMissing
00180011.1870Abel F A - Memo on Guncotton (typed at ERDE 1963)Abel F A - Memo on Guncotton (typed at ERDE 1963)FC
00190028.9.1873Abel F A - Memo on Guncotton II (typed at ERDE 1963)Abel F A - Memo on Guncotton II (typed at ERDE 1963)FC
00200013.11.1873Younghusband Col C W - Description of the manufacture of Abel's pulped and compressed Guncotton at Waltham Abbey (copy typed at ERDE 1963)Younghusband Col C W - Description of the manufacture of Abel's pulped and compressed Guncotton at Waltham Abbey (copy typed at ERDE 1963)FC
00219.1916-2.1937Royal Gunpowder Factory Meteorological observations. MS record book covering periodRoyal Gunpowder Factory Meteorological observations. MS record book covering periodMissing
00223.1937-12.1948Royal Gunpowder Factory Meteorological observations. MS record book covering periodRoyal Gunpowder Factory Meteorological observations. MS record book covering periodMissing
0023001973Observation of a brick lined pit during building at Newton's Pool ERDE. Extract from Post Mediaeval Archaeology Magazine. Also information on in inn name at Newtons Pool.Observation of a brick lined pit during building at Newton's Pool ERDE. Extract from Post Mediaeval Archaeology Magazine. Also information on in inn name at Newtons Pool.FC
0024005.1907Statement of Property of the Royal Gunpowder Factory compiled by Lt R G Woodthorpe RE with later notes referring to WAMP 900-118Statement of Property of the Royal Gunpowder Factory compiled by Lt R G Woodthorpe RE with later notes referring to WAMP 900-118LF
002510.1859Skeleton Plan of the War Dept. showing original purchases. See WAMP 900-118Skeleton Plan of the War Dept. showing original purchases. See WAMP 900-118Missing
002600Portrait of Sir William Congreve, 2nd BaronetPortrait of Sir William Congreve, 2nd Baronet2FC
00270011.2.1950John Bull pp15,16 - Wizard in Glass - re Ben George, glass blower and Fritz LamplJohn Bull pp15,16 - Wizard in Glass - re Ben George, glass blower and Fritz LamplFC
00281807Congreve Sir W. Concise account of the rocket systemCongreve Sir W. Concise account of the rocket systemMissing
0029001772Map of the County of Essex from an actual survey taken in 1772. Printed copy of Plate XVI. (WAMP 900-155)Map of the County of Essex from an actual survey taken in 1772. Printed copy of Plate XVI. (WAMP 900-155)WAMP
00301873-1914Royal Gunpowder Factory Service Book Royal Gunpowder Factory Service Book Missing
00311916-1918Royal Gunpowder Factory Guncotton stove Record BookRoyal Gunpowder Factory Guncotton stove Record BookMissing
00321919-1941Record book of vacuum stability tests on explosivesRecord book of vacuum stability tests on explosivesMissing
0033001.1962Williams L T D - How the South got its Gunpowder - a forgotten aspect of the Civil War. (Speech to Civil War Round Table, Columbia at meeting in Washington DC)Williams L T D - How the South got its Gunpowder - a forgotten aspect of the Civil War. (Speech to Civil War Round Table, Columbia at meeting in Washington DC)FC
0034001865War Office. Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey General Plan Surveyed under direction of Capt H H Jones RE, 1865, corrected May 1886. Xerographic copy on 12 sheets. (PRO Supply 5/975) See full size map in WAMP 900-038.War Office. Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey General Plan Surveyed under direction of Capt H H Jones RE, 1865, corrected May 1886. Xerographic copy on 12 sheets. (PRO Supply 5/975) See full size map in WAMP 900-038.FC
00350021.5.1947 The CRDD. Its programme and facilities The CRDD. Its programme and facilitiesFC
003600Seal of the Abbots of Waltham. Sculpted by Lady Robertson. Cast by Sir Robert Robertson. Seal mounted wooden block 36/1 photograph of WASC 36 (WAI 3)Seal of the Abbots of Waltham. Sculpted by Lady Robertson. Cast by Sir Robert Robertson. Seal mounted wooden block 36/1 photograph of WASC 36 (WAI 3)3FC
00370012 1893Relic of Gunpowder Cam House Explosion. Brass hexagon nutRelic of Gunpowder Cam House Explosion. Brass hexagon nutsoExhibition
0038The Congreve Rocket System 4 drawingsThe Congreve Rocket System 4 drawingsMissing
003900"Stella" Light bulb. 110V 13cp (Brit made) As used in Royal Gunpowder Factory"Stella" Light bulb. 110V 13cp (Brit made) As used in Royal Gunpowder Factorysostorage
0040011888Winters W - History of Ancient Parish of Waltham Abbey or Holy Cross.Winters W - History of Ancient Parish of Waltham Abbey or Holy Cross. 1 - Original document. Badly worn.FC
0040021888Winters W - History of Ancient Parish of Waltham Abbey or Holy Cross.Winters W - History of Ancient Parish of Waltham Abbey or Holy Cross. 2 - Footnote to pp 49-50, photocopy of extracts. FC
0040031888Winters W - History of Ancient Parish of Waltham Abbey or Holy Cross.Winters W - History of Ancient Parish of Waltham Abbey or Holy Cross. 3 - Digital version of original book.FC
0041Robertson R. Accommodation and services supplied by University College SwanseaRobertson R. Accommodation and services supplied by University College SwanseaMissing
00420013.4.1843Explosion of Corning House Waltham Abbey /1 Copper disc /2 plastic duplicate /3 rubber mould /4 Extract from Winters' Centenary Memorial 1887 including names of those killed 5/ Manuscript record of maker (Mr J M Clark) of medallion Explosion of Corning House Waltham Abbey /1 Copper disc /2 plastic duplicate /3 rubber mould /4 Extract from Winters' Centenary Memorial 1887 including names of those killed 5/ Manuscript record of maker (Mr J M Clark) of medallion 568FC, Exhibition
004300Quill Pens (2) with note found in letter book B.48Quill Pens (2) with note found in letter book B.48sostorage
0044001947A Short history of the Royal Gunpowder Factory - unsignedA Short history of the Royal Gunpowder Factory - unsignedFC
004500c 1950The Royal Gunpowder Factory unsigned ( A history)The Royal Gunpowder Factory unsigned ( A history)FC
0046Carman W Y The Rocket Brigade in the early 19th CCarman W Y The Rocket Brigade in the early 19th CMissing
0047Latham Capt H B The Rocket Service.and Swedish Decorations.Latham Capt H B The Rocket Service.and Swedish Decorations.Missing
0048Ballistic Missiles in West Ham.Ballistic Missiles in West Ham.Missing
004900c1954The Royal Gunpowder Factory (n.d) - unsigned (a paraphrase by A Baynes)The Royal Gunpowder Factory (n.d) - unsigned (a paraphrase by A Baynes)FC
0050Allen K The Story of GunpowderAllen K The Story of GunpowderMissing
0051001741-1792John Smeaton, FRS Catalogue of civil and mechanical engineering designs. John Smeaton, FRS Catalogue of civil and mechanical engineering designs. 578FC/LF
0051011741-1792John Smeaton, FRS Catalogue of civil and mechanical engineering designs. No 33v:Walton's double stack of (edgerunner) powder mills at W A Elevation and plan of gearings578FC
0051021741-1792John Smeaton, FRS Catalogue of civil and mechanical engineering designs. No 34: Mr Smeaton's Nos (of wheel teeth) for the Fore Mills578FC
0051031741-1792John Smeaton, FRS Catalogue of civil and mechanical engineering designs. No 34v: For Mr Walton's double stack of powder mills at WA. Elevation of water wheel.578FC
0051041741-1792John Smeaton, FRS Catalogue of civil and mechanical engineering designs. No 35: Elevation of (water) wheel and conduit of the new powder mills at WA578FC
0051051741-1792John Smeaton, FRS Catalogue of civil and mechanical engineering designs. No 36v: Ground plan of the building for Mr Walton's powder mill at WA on the west side of the mill pond578FC
0051061741-1792John Smeaton, FRS Catalogue of civil and mechanical engineering designs. No 37: Plan of Mr Walton's powder mill at Waltham Abbey578FC
0051071741-1792John Smeaton, FRS Catalogue of civil and mechanical engineering designs. No 38v: Upright for Mr Walton's new power mill at WA. Sectional elevation showing edge runner.578FC/LF
0051081741-1792John Smeaton, FRS Catalogue of civil and mechanical engineering designs. No 39: Water wheel for Mr Walton's powder mill at WA on the west side of the mill pond. Sectional elevation578FC
0051091741-1792John Smeaton, FRS Catalogue of civil and mechanical engineering designs. No 39v: Design for connecting the water wheel axis with the tumbling shaft for Mr Walton's powder mill at WA. Plan and profile of the cross gudgeon and hoop for the water wheel axis. Section and plan of the cast iron box for the tumbling axis578FC
0052004.5.1978Daily Telegraph - Receipt for 1800 lbs of Guy Fawkes Gunpowder foundDaily Telegraph - Receipt for 1800 lbs of Guy Fawkes Gunpowder foundFC
0053005.10.1978The Times- Today's Engagements - re Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Waltham AbbeyThe Times- Today's Engagements - re Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Waltham AbbeyFC
0054006.10.1978TheTimes - Court Circular -report re Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Waltham AbbeyTheTimes - Court Circular -report re Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Waltham AbbeyFC
0055005.10.1978Programme for visit of Duke of Gloucester to PERMEProgramme for visit of Duke of Gloucester to PERMEFC
0056005.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME /1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME 4FC
005615.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Arrival of Duke by Helicopter4FC
005625.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME The Duke with the Director (Dr F H Panton and PS/WA (Mr G Adams)4FC
005635.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME The Duke with the Director (Dr F H Panton and PS/WA (Mr G Adams)4FC
005645.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME The Duke with the Director, Dr Beck and Mr Dingle4FC
005655.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME The Duke with the Whitley Committee4FC
005665.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME The Duke unveiling a commemorative plaque in the Library4FC
005675.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME The Duke unveiling a commemorative plaque in the Library4FC
005685.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME The Duke with the Director in the Library4FC
005695.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Museum with the Director and Mr M McLaren4FC
0056105.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Museum with the Director and Mr M McLaren4FC
0056115.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Museum with the Director and Mr M McLaren4FC
0056125.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Museum with the Director and Mr M McLaren4FC
0056135.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Engineering Workshop4FC
0056145.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Engineering Workshop4FC
0056155.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Engineering Workshop4FC
0056165.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Engineering Workshop4FC
0056175.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Engineering Workshop4FC
0056185.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Engineering Workshop4FC
0056195.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Engineering Workshop4FC
0056205.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Engineering Workshop4FC
0056215.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Exhibition, South Site4FC
0056225.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Exhibition, South Site4FC
0056235.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Exhibition, South Site4FC
0056245.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Exhibition, South Site4FC
0056255.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Exhibition, South Site4FC
0056265.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Exhibition, South Site4FC
0056275.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Exhibition, South Site4FC
0056285.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Exhibition, South Site4FC
0056295.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Presentation of a Powder Boat made by apprentices4FC
0056305.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Presentation of a Powder Boat made by apprentices4FC
0056315.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Presentation of a Powder Boat made by apprentices4FC
0056325.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Presentation of a Powder Boat made by apprentices4FC
0056335.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Fire Station with Mr L D Cole, ESO4FC
0056345.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Fire Station with Mr L D Cole, ESO4FC
0056355.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Fire Station with Mr L D Cole, ESO4FC
0056365.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Fire Station with Mr L D Cole, ESO4FC
0056375.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Presentation of cleaning staff4FC
0056385.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Surgery4FC
0056395.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Inert Propellant Press4FC
0056405.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Inert Propellant Press4FC
0056415.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME Visit to the Inert Propellant Press4FC
0056425.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME The Duke's departure by Helicopter4FC
0056435.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME The Duke's departure by Helicopter4FC
0056445.10.1978/1-/44 Colour photographs and contact prints of Duke of Gloucester's visit to PERME The Duke's departure by Helicopter4FC
00570013.10.1978Waltham Cross and Cheshunt Telegraph - Duke drops in on Waltham Abbey aboard helicopter. With 3 original b/w photographsWaltham Cross and Cheshunt Telegraph - Duke drops in on Waltham Abbey aboard helicopter. With 3 original b/w photographs5FC
0057113.10.1978Waltham Cross and Cheshunt Telegraph - Duke drops in on Waltham Abbey aboard helicopter. With 3 original b/w photographsDuke's arrival and welcome by the Lord Lieutenant of Essex, Sir Andrew LewisFC
0057213.10.1978Waltham Cross and Cheshunt Telegraph - Duke drops in on Waltham Abbey aboard helicopter. With 3 original b/w photographsThe Duke with the Director (Dr F H Panton and PS/WA (Mr G Adams)FC
0057313.10.1978Waltham Cross and Cheshunt Telegraph - Duke drops in on Waltham Abbey aboard helicopter. With 3 original b/w photographsThe Duke with the Chairman of the EFDC Cllr B O'Malley and the High Sheriff of Essex, Mr R P LaurieFC
0058006.10.1978Lea Valley Mercury - Duke visits PERME photocopy /1 orig b/w photograph of arrival Lea Valley Mercury - Duke visits PERME photocopy /1 orig b/w photograph of arrival 6FC
005900Colour photographs of Model of Royal Gunpowder Factory Powder boat made by G Bishop for presentation to Duke of Gloucester Colour photographs of Model of Royal Gunpowder Factory Powder boat made by G Bishop for presentation to Duke of Gloucester 7FC
00591Colour photographs of Model of Royal Gunpowder Factory Powder boat made by G Bishop for presentation to Duke of Gloucester Front view of model7FC
00592Colour photographs of Model of Royal Gunpowder Factory Powder boat made by G Bishop for presentation to Duke of Gloucester Back view showing cutaway7FC
0060001965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) FC
006011965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) Plan of the battleFC
006021965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) A portrait of the Duke of WellingtonFC
006031965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) The Times, Thursday 22nd June 1815FC
006041965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) Orders written by Wellington during the BattleFC
006051965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) The soldiers life - contemporary materialFC
006061965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) Coloured engraving showing Congreve rockets8FC
006071965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) Letter from Private William Wheeler, 23rd June 1815FC
006081965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) Napoleon's appeal to the Prince Regent of EnglandFC
00609-11965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) Six broadsheets, 1- Waterloo CampaignFC
00609-21965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) 2-How important was WaterlooFC
00609-31965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) 3- Wellington, Blucher and NapoleonFC
00609-41965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) 4- The men who foughtFC
00609-51965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) 5- History and LegendFC
00609-61965The Battle of Waterloo - Jackdaw Info Pack No 18 containing /1 to /9.6 articles including /6 showing Congreve rockets in use. (see WASC 1969) 6- The resultsFC
006111.1973ERDE - Waltham Abbey - Plan Record Survey, N. Site dated 6.1973 amended 11.1973ERDE - Waltham Abbey - Plan Record Survey, N. Site dated 6.1973 amended 11.1973Missing
00626.1973ERDE - Waltham Abbey - Plan Record Survey, S. Site dated 6.1973 ERDE - Waltham Abbey - Plan Record Survey, S. Site dated 6.1973 Missing
0063Dagenham Digest "Rockets and Gunpowder"Dagenham Digest "Rockets and Gunpowder"Missing
00640024.6.1960Alternative booklets for Chief Scientists Conference, 2nd Day 24.6.1960 Alternative booklets for Chief Scientists Conference, 2nd Day 24.6.1960 FC
0064124.6.1960Alternative booklets for Chief Scientists Conference, 2nd Day 24.6.1960 An account of ERDEFC
0064224.6.1960Alternative booklets for Chief Scientists Conference, 2nd Day 24.6.1960 Chief Scientists Conference - includes Ster extrusion shape on coverFC
006500c 1950Waltham Abbey, Essex. The Official Guide 2nd Edition Waltham Abbey, Essex. The Official Guide 2nd Edition FC
006600c 1952Brimble J A - The rambler's and rider's guide to Epping Forest photocopy (A re-issue of maps contained in Brimble's "London's Epping Forest 1950"Brimble J A - The rambler's and rider's guide to Epping Forest photocopy (A re-issue of maps contained in Brimble's "London's Epping Forest 1950"FC
0067001954Cleall A V G - Waltham Abbey, a brief description of the Lady Chapel erected c1316Cleall A V G - Waltham Abbey, a brief description of the Lady Chapel erected c1316FC
00680021.10.1890Gunpowder Factory Explosion at C Group showing runners with drenching pan overturned (photograph)Gunpowder Factory Explosion at C Group showing runners with drenching pan overturned (photograph)9FC
00690022.8.1890Explosion at No 1 Breaking Down House showing Shoe Shed in which the injured man (Wilson) was at the time of the explosion (north west) (photograph)Explosion at No 1 Breaking Down House showing Shoe Shed in which the injured man (Wilson) was at the time of the explosion (north west) (photograph)10FC
00700022.8.1890Explosion at No 1 Breaking Down House (photograph)Explosion at No 1 Breaking Down House (photograph)11FC
00710021.10.1890Explosion at Group C Incorporating Mills (photograph)Explosion at Group C Incorporating Mills (photograph)12FC
00720021.10.1890Explosion at Group C Incorporating Mills (photograph)Explosion at Group C Incorporating Mills (photograph)13FC
00730011.3.1892Explosion at G Group 10.50pm (photograph)Explosion at G Group 10.50pm (photograph)14LF
00740011.3.1892Explosion at G Group 10.50pm (photograph)Explosion at G Group 10.50pm (photograph)15LF
007500Colour Schemes for Waste Explosive Containers (from "A History of R O F Chorley 1999)Colour Schemes for Waste Explosive Containers (from "A History of R O F Chorley 1999)FC
00760011.3.1892Explosion at G Group 10.50pm (photograph)Explosion at G Group 10.50pm (photograph)16LF
0077111.3.1892Explosion at G Group 10.50pm (photograph)Explosion at G Group 10.50pm Close up photograph of barrels (detail from WASC 76)17FC
0077211.3.1892Explosion at G Group 10.50pm (photograph)Explosion at G Group 10.50pm Close up photograph of barrels (detail from WASC 76)17FC
0078001.3.1894Explosion at Guncotton Dipping Room (photograph)Explosion at Guncotton Dipping Room (photograph)18LF
00791800-1825Hobbs Richard R The Congreve War RocketsHobbs Richard R The Congreve War RocketsMissing
00801805-1806Lloyd C Congreve's rockets Lloyd C Congreve's rockets Missing
0081001.3.1894Explosion at Guncotton Dipping Room (photograph)Explosion at Guncotton Dipping Room (photograph)19LF
0082Latham Brig H B. The Disbandment of the Rocket Troop in 1816Latham Brig H B. The Disbandment of the Rocket Troop in 1816Missing
00831790-1820Wilkinson-Latham. British Artillery on Land and Sea (inc Congreve Rockets)Wilkinson-Latham. British Artillery on Land and Sea (inc Congreve Rockets)Missing
008400Reynolds J - Chart Gunpowder Mills Faversham - Illustration of Edge Runner Mills Original PostcardReynolds J - Chart Gunpowder Mills Faversham - Illustration of Edge Runner Mills Original PostcardFC
00850013.12.1893Explosion at No 2 Cam House, 2.35am (photograph)Explosion at No 2 Cam House, 2.35am (photograph)20FC/LF
00860013.12.1893Explosion at No 2 Cam House, 2.35am (photograph)Explosion at No 2 Cam House, 2.35am (photograph)21LF
00870013.12.1893Explosion at No 2 Cam House, 2.35am (photograph)Explosion at No 2 Cam House, 2.35am (photograph)22LF
00880013.12.1893Explosion at No 2 Cam House, 2.35am (photograph)Explosion at No 2 Cam House, 2.35am (photograph)23LF
0089002.3.1890Explosion at No 2 Guncotton Drying Stove (photograph)Explosion at No 2 Guncotton Drying Stove (photograph)24LF
0090Mr J Dennetts RocketsMr J Dennetts RocketsMissing
00910030.3.1894Explosion at Settling Pond 30.3.1894 (photograph)Explosion at Settling Pond 30.3.1894 (photograph)25LF
00920030.3.1894Explosion at Settling Pond 30.3.1894 (photograph)Explosion at Settling Pond 30.3.1894 (photograph)26LF
00930030.3.1894Explosion at Settling Pond 30.3.1894 (photograph)Explosion at Settling Pond 30.3.1894 (photograph)495FC
0094007.5.1894Explosion at Nitro Glycerine Factory (Wash water settling house) (photograph)Explosion at Nitro Glycerine Factory (Wash water settling house) (photograph)27LF
0095007.5.1894Explosion at Nitro Glycerine Factory (Cordite Reeling House)(Phptograph)Explosion at Nitro Glycerine Factory (Cordite Reeling House)(Phptograph)28LF
0096007.5.1894Explosion at Nitro Glycerine Factory (Nitro Glycerine Washing House, West)(photograph)Explosion at Nitro Glycerine Factory (Nitro Glycerine Washing House, West)(photograph)29LF
0097007.5.1894Explosion at Nitro Glycerine Factory (Nitro Glycerine Store & Washing House, West) (photograph)Explosion at Nitro Glycerine Factory (Nitro Glycerine Store & Washing House, West) (photograph)30LF
0098007.5.1894Explosion at Nitro Glycerine Factory (Nitro Glycerine Washing House, North) (photograph)Explosion at Nitro Glycerine Factory (Nitro Glycerine Washing House, North) (photograph)31LF
00990010.7.1895Explosion at No 13b Group C (photograph) Explosion at No 13b Group C (photograph) 32FC
010000"Lady of the Lea" gunpowder barge. b/w photographs. Operating from RGPF as late as 1945. "Lady of the Lea" gunpowder barge. b/w photographs. Operating from RGPF as late as 1945. 338FC/LF
01001"Lady of the Lea" gunpowder barge. b/w photographs. Operating from RGPF as late as 1945. Lady of the Lea gunpowder barge 33FC/LF
01002"Lady of the Lea" gunpowder barge. b/w photographs. Operating from RGPF as late as 1945. Lady of the Lea gunpowder barge. Faversham wharf33FC/LF
01003"Lady of the Lea" gunpowder barge. b/w photographs. Operating from RGPF as late as 1945. Lady of the Lea gunpowder barge. Stern view33FC/LF
01004"Lady of the Lea" gunpowder barge. b/w photographs. Operating from RGPF as late as 1945. Lady of the Lea gunpowder barge. Aground33FC/LF
01005"Lady of the Lea" gunpowder barge. b/w photographs. Operating from RGPF as late as 1945. Lady of the Lea gunpowder barge 33FC/LF
010100Dredger Barge. View across waterway to Lower Stores. (photograph) See also wasc-0778.Dredger Barge. View across waterway to Lower Stores. (photograph) See also wasc-0778.34LF
01020015.12.1902Cordite Paste explosion in Group G. Cordite Paste explosion in Group G. 35FC
01030015.12.1902Cordite Paste explosion in Group G showing effect on Group E (see WASC 1655/15)Cordite Paste explosion in Group G showing effect on Group E (see WASC 1655/15)36FC
01040015.12.1902Cordite Paste explosion in Group G View of Boiler House, Engine Room and Bays 3,2,1. Back viewCordite Paste explosion in Group G View of Boiler House, Engine Room and Bays 3,2,1. Back view37FC
010500c1940-45photograph of WDC Officer Constable Frost (died c1948) at Main Gate and defensive Pillboxphotograph of WDC Officer Constable Frost (died c1948) at Main Gate and defensive Pillbox38FC
0106001941 - 2The Old Powder Mills, Waltham Abbey Staff Photograph, fully identified and indexed, including Captain Lindsay Blee and P G Knapman. Donated by Mrs June Cox (nee Knapman) (Similar to WASC 1311 / WAI 0338). KEY TO PHOTOGRAPH Back Row (Left to Right) 1 J. H. Keith 2 J.W. Parrish 3 W.R. Ward 4 C. J. Speller 5 P.W. Carter 6 T.C.Gladwell 7 H.R. Wiseman 8 J.D.Coleman 9 G.R. Smith 10 P.W. Smith 11 E.A.A. Hitch 12 J.W. Johnson 13 J. Kirkham 14 A.E. Burbidge 15 C. Chettleborough 16 J.J. Chilton 4th Row 17 P. Poole 18 A.C. Cordell 19 J. Ward 20 L. Stocking 21 L. Halls 22 G. Rudge 23 E. Spencer 24 E. Monk 25 W.O. Perry 26 W. Embleton 27 P. Tracey 28 C.V. Shore 29 A.S. Berry 30 E. Godfrey 31 A. Cameron 32 J.T. Wellington 3rd Row 33 T. Tuohy 34 A. Clarey 35 C.W. Butler 36 G.N. Butters 37 D.A. Prescott 38 R.A. Rees 39 B.J. Hazzard 40 T.H. Mobbs 41 G. Davies 42 E. Upton 43 J.W. Laver 44 A. Edge 45 B. Scott 46 A.L. Wilson 47 E. Mackinnon 48 T.A. Embleton 49 F. Wills 2nd Row 50 T. Selway 51 B.A. Kent 52 H.T. Lester 53 E. Wilson 54 F.E. Hague 55 R.C. Kindhaugh 56 H.S. Walton 57 R.A. Wallace 58 L.H. Gerty 59 J. Watson 60 R. Edmondson 61 C. Tollervey 62 E. Whiffing 63 M. Wilcher 64 M. Miller 65 G. Morgan 66 P.J. Layley 67 W.H. Mansfield Front Row 68 H.G. Suckling 69 R.C. Dunn 70 J.V. Houghton 71 L. Nickels 72 Capt. Lindsay Blee 73 H.J. Connor 74 A.D. Stephen 75 R.F. Smith 76 R.H. McLintic 77 P.G. Knapman 78 H.N. Stutchbury 79 G. Bennett Powell 80 S. P. Baring 81 F.K. Reeves 82 D. Duncan 83 J.W. Green 84 A.J. Monard 85 W. Bedington The Old Powder Mills, Waltham Abbey Staff Photograph, fully identified and indexed, including Captain Lindsay Blee and P G Knapman. Donated by Mrs June Cox (nee Knapman) (Similar to WASC 1311 / WAI 0338). KEY TO PHOTOGRAPH Back Row (Left to Right) 1 J. H. Keith 2 J.W. Parrish 3 W.R. Ward 4 C. J. Speller 5 P.W. Carter 6 T.C.Gladwell 7 H.R. Wiseman 8 J.D.Coleman 9 G.R. Smith 10 P.W. Smith 11 E.A.A. Hitch 12 J.W. Johnson 13 J. Kirkham 14 A.E. Burbidge 15 C. Chettleborough 16 J.J. Chilton 4th Row 17 P. Poole 18 A.C. Cordell 19 J. Ward 20 L. Stocking 21 L. Halls 22 G. Rudge 23 E. Spencer 24 E. Monk 25 W.O. Perry 26 W. Embleton 27 P. Tracey 28 C.V. Shore 29 A.S. Berry 30 E. Godfrey 31 A. Cameron 32 J.T. Wellington 3rd Row 33 T. Tuohy 34 A. Clarey 35 C.W. Butler 36 G.N. Butters 37 D.A. Prescott 38 R.A. Rees 39 B.J. Hazzard 40 T.H. Mobbs 41 G. Davies 42 E. Upton 43 J.W. Laver 44 A. Edge 45 B. Scott 46 A.L. Wilson 47 E. Mackinnon 48 T.A. Embleton 49 F. Wills 2nd Row 50 T. Selway 51 B.A. Kent 52 H.T. Lester 53 E. Wilson 54 F.E. Hague 55 R.C. Kindhaugh 56 H.S. Walton 57 R.A. Wallace 58 L.H. Gerty 59 J. Watson 60 R. Edmondson 61 C. Tollervey 62 E. Whiffing 63 M. Wilcher 64 M. Miller 65 G. Morgan 66 P.J. Layley 67 W.H. Mansfield Front Row 68 H.G. Suckling 69 R.C. Dunn 70 J.V. Houghton 71 L. Nickels 72 Capt. Lindsay Blee 73 H.J. Connor 74 A.D. Stephen 75 R.F. Smith 76 R.H. McLintic 77 P.G. Knapman 78 H.N. Stutchbury 79 G. Bennett Powell 80 S. P. Baring 81 F.K. Reeves 82 D. Duncan 83 J.W. Green 84 A.J. Monard 85 W. Bedington 39FC
0107001897Robertson, R . Part of DSc Thesis on NitrocottonRobertson, R . Part of DSc Thesis on NitrocottonFC
010800Seal showing the Arms of the Board of Ordnance /1 Metal stamp for embossing wax seals /2 Wax impressions of sealSeal showing the Arms of the Board of Ordnance /1 Metal stamp for embossing wax seals /2 Wax impressions of sealFC/LF
010900c1966Powder boat. Model made by ERDE apprentice. See also wasc-1121 / wai-0269 Powder boat. Model made by ERDE apprentice. See also wasc-1121 / wai-0269 soExhibition
01101885International Inventions Exhibition, London. Diploma of HonourInternational Inventions Exhibition, London. Diploma of HonourMissing
01111887Adelaide Jubilee, International Exhibition First order of MeritAdelaide Jubilee, International Exhibition First order of MeritMissing
0112001963Ministry of Aviation ERDE/Waltham Abbey Booklet prepared for scientific recruitmentMinistry of Aviation ERDE/Waltham Abbey Booklet prepared for scientific recruitmentFC
0113Congreve Family Coat of Arms b/w photographsCongreve Family Coat of Arms b/w photographsMissing
0114Squire J Report on examination of old charcoal or gpSquire J Report on examination of old charcoal or gpMissing
0115001814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFCol Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LF40FC
011511814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFThe equipment of rocket cavalry40FC
011521814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFOf the equipment of the ammunition horse40FC
011531814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFRocket cavalry in line of march and in action40LF
011541814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFRocket cars40FC
011551814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFRocket infantry in line of march and in action40FC
011561814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFThe mode of using rockets in bombardment40LF
011571814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFThe mode of using rockets in bombardment, from earth works, without apparatus40FC
011581814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFA Rocket ambuscade40FC
011591814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFThe use of rockets in the attack and defence of fortified places40FC
0115101814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFOf the use of rockets by infantry against cavalry and in covering the storming of a fortress40FC
0115111814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFThe use of rockets from boats40FC
0115121814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFThe use of rockets in fire ships and the mode of fitting any other ship for the discharge of rockets40FC
0115131814Col Sir William Congreve - Details of the rocket system including 13 plate illustrations. Also various versions of Plate 11. Plates 3 & 6 in LFRocket ammunition40FC
011600June/July 1959Blee E L-Essex Countryside Vol 7 No 32 - Waltham Abbey - Another Prospect /1 Copy of mag /2 b/w print of Millhead Stream. For location of mills see WAMP 900-177aBlee E L-Essex Countryside Vol 7 No 32 - Waltham Abbey - Another Prospect /1 Copy of mag /2 b/w print of Millhead Stream. For location of mills see WAMP 900-177a41 / 1720FC
011611919Blee E L-Essex Countryside Vol 7 No 32 - Waltham Abbey - Another Prospect /1 Copy of mag /2 b/w print of Millhead Stream. For location of mills see WAMP 900-177ap 243 Powderboat on Millhead Stream41 / 1720FC
01162 1919Blee E L-Essex Countryside Vol 7 No 32 - Waltham Abbey - Another Prospect /1 Copy of mag /2 b/w print of Millhead Stream. For location of mills see WAMP 900-177ap 242 Millhead Stream looking north from Millhead. Photo taken from liftbridge shoing incorporating Mills 1,2,3 & 441 / 1720FC
0117001956Monro, E A. Copies of watercolour painting "The Last Pair of Mills", 1956. Copied from a photograph which later appeared in the Journal of Naval Science Vol 1, No 2, April 1975Monro, E A. Copies of watercolour painting "The Last Pair of Mills", 1956. Copied from a photograph which later appeared in the Journal of Naval Science Vol 1, No 2, April 197542LF
0118Tulloh, Lt Gen Alexander. Superintendent RGF 1842-1851 photograph FramedTulloh, Lt Gen Alexander. Superintendent RGF 1842-1851 photograph FramedMissing
011900Tulloh, Lt Gen Alexander. CB Inspector of Gunpowder RGPF 1845-1852Tulloh, Lt Gen Alexander. CB Inspector of Gunpowder RGPF 1845-185244FC
012000Dickson General Sir Collingwood GCB VC Inspector of Gunpowder Royal Gunpowder Factory 1852-1854 Framed photographDickson General Sir Collingwood GCB VC Inspector of Gunpowder Royal Gunpowder Factory 1852-1854 Framed photograph45FC
0121001879Askwith, Gen W H, RA, Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1855-1868 Framed photographAskwith, Gen W H, RA, Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1855-1868 Framed photograph46FC
012200Askwith Gen W H Memoir/Obituary Donated by Mrs A HeathAskwith Gen W H Memoir/Obituary Donated by Mrs A HeathFC
012300Younghusband Lt Gen G W . CB. Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1868-1875 Framed photographYounghusband Lt Gen G W . CB. Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1868-1875 Framed photograph47FC
012400Hay Lt Gen Sir Robert J KCB Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1875-1880 Framed photographHay Lt Gen Sir Robert J KCB Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1875-1880 Framed photograph48FC
012500Brackenbury Maj Gen CB, Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1880-1885. Framed photographBrackenbury Maj Gen CB, Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1880-1885. Framed photograph49FC
012600Noble Maj Gen W H Superintendent 1885-92 photograph also Framed photograph Walton HouseNoble Maj Gen W H Superintendent 1885-92 photograph also Framed photograph Walton House50FC
012700McClintock Col W Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1892-1894 Framed photographMcClintock Col W Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1892-1894 Framed photograph51FC
012800Ormsby Col J B Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1894-1900 Framed photographOrmsby Col J B Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1894-1900 Framed photograph52FC
012900Nathan Col Sir Fredk L Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1900-1909, Superintendent RG & SAF 1909 Framed photographNathan Col Sir Fredk L Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1900-1909, Superintendent RG & SAF 1909 Framed photograph53FC
013000Fisher Col F T Superintendent RG & SAF 1909-1917 photograph also Framed photograph Walton House also associated correspondence see also 2106Fisher Col F T Superintendent RG & SAF 1909-1917 photograph also Framed photograph Walton House also associated correspondence see also 210654FC
013100Evans Lt Col P H Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1917-34 Framed photographEvans Lt Col P H Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1917-34 Framed photograph55FC
013200Bowden Dr R C OBE Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1934-1939 Framed photographBowden Dr R C OBE Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1934-1939 Framed photograph56FC
013300Knapman P G MBE Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1939- 1943 ADOF 1944-1950 Framed photographKnapman P G MBE Superintendent Royal Gunpowder Factory 1939- 1943 ADOF 1944-1950 Framed photograph57FC
013400Wilkins Dr F J Ch Superintendent CRDD 1945-46 Framed photographWilkins Dr F J Ch Superintendent CRDD 1945-46 Framed photograph58FC
013500Poole Dr H J Ch Superintendent ERDE 1946-1949 Framed photographPoole Dr H J Ch Superintendent ERDE 1946-1949 Framed photograph59FC
013600Thomson W T Chief Guncotton chemist 1894-1915 Framed photographThomson W T Chief Guncotton chemist 1894-1915 Framed photograph60FC
0137001917Staff photograph (in LF) with plan of names (including F Coleman, Evans, Anderson, P G Knapman, Bird, Rann, Findlay, Williams, H A Phillips, H Ward, Brown, A Bunce, E J Williams, Andrew Scott, Shermwn, Snaith, King, Senior (Signor), Chittenden, Reg V Blanchard, Walter C Blanchard, Greatlead, Buckle, Miss Reeves, Maj Fraser, P H Evans, Col Fisher, J M Thomson, Capt C Field, R C Bowden, Sapsford, Berry)Staff photograph (in LF) with plan of names (including F Coleman, Evans, Anderson, P G Knapman, Bird, Rann, Findlay, Williams, H A Phillips, H Ward, Brown, A Bunce, E J Williams, Andrew Scott, Shermwn, Snaith, King, Senior (Signor), Chittenden, Reg V Blanchard, Walter C Blanchard, Greatlead, Buckle, Miss Reeves, Maj Fraser, P H Evans, Col Fisher, J M Thomson, Capt C Field, R C Bowden, Sapsford, Berry)61FC
0138Brackenbury Maj Gen C B PortraitBrackenbury Maj Gen C B Portrait62Missing
0139009.1936Royal Gunpowder Factory - Demolition of No 3 Gunpowder Mill b/w photographs including close up of gearing, runners and mill bedRoyal Gunpowder Factory - Demolition of No 3 Gunpowder Mill b/w photographs including close up of gearing, runners and mill bed487LF/FC
0140Robertson KS Research Dept Woolwich WatercolourRobertson KS Research Dept Woolwich WatercolourMissing
01411910Loyal Address K G VLoyal Address K G VMissing
014200"The Cross erected in memory of Queen Eleanor" photograph rep of engraving"The Cross erected in memory of Queen Eleanor" photograph rep of engraving64FC
01431929The North of England Gunpowder Group of ICI .The North of England Gunpowder Group of ICI .Missing
0144001571Act of Parliament -An Act for the bringing of the River of Lee to the North Side of the City of LondonAct of Parliament -An Act for the bringing of the River of Lee to the North Side of the City of LondonFC
0145001734Act of Parliament -An Act for ascrtaining , preserving and improving the navigation of the River LeeAct of Parliament -An Act for ascrtaining , preserving and improving the navigation of the River LeeFC
0146001761Act of Parliament -An Act for improving the navigation of the River LeeAct of Parliament -An Act for improving the navigation of the River LeeFC
0147001774Act of Parliament -An Act for preserving the navigation of the River Lee in the Counties of Hertford, Essex and MiddlesexAct of Parliament -An Act for preserving the navigation of the River Lee in the Counties of Hertford, Essex and MiddlesexFC
0148001805Act of Parliament -An Act for the better preservation and further improvement of the navigation of the River Lee in Hertford, Essex and MiddlesexAct of Parliament -An Act for the better preservation and further improvement of the navigation of the River Lee in Hertford, Essex and MiddlesexFC
0149001850Act of Parliament -An Act to alter and amend the Acts relating to the navigation of the River LeeAct of Parliament -An Act to alter and amend the Acts relating to the navigation of the River LeeFC
0150001855Act of Parliament -An Act for transferring part of the property and powers of the Trustees of the River LeeAct of Parliament -An Act for transferring part of the property and powers of the Trustees of the River LeeFC
0151001868Act of Parliament -An Act to make better provision for the preservation and improvement of the River Lee and its tributariesAct of Parliament -An Act to make better provision for the preservation and improvement of the River Lee and its tributariesFC
0152001894Act of Parliament -An Act to confirm a provisional order made by the Board of Trade under the Railway and Canal Traffic Act, 1888Act of Parliament -An Act to confirm a provisional order made by the Board of Trade under the Railway and Canal Traffic Act, 1888FC
0153001900Act of Parliament -An Act to alter the constitution and amend and extend the statutory powers of the Lee Conservancy BoardAct of Parliament -An Act to alter the constitution and amend and extend the statutory powers of the Lee Conservancy BoardFC
0154001911Act of Parliament - An act to empower the Metropolitan Electric Tramways to construct a bridge over the Old River Lee….Act of Parliament - An act to empower the Metropolitan Electric Tramways to construct a bridge over the Old River Lee….FC
01550031.5.1963Cheshunt and Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Articles and photographs re Waltham Abbey and link with Gunpowder PlotCheshunt and Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Articles and photographs re Waltham Abbey and link with Gunpowder PlotFC
0156001961,1963 & 1965Ministry of Aviation ERDE/Waltham Abbey Booklets prepared for scientific recruitmentMinistry of Aviation ERDE/Waltham Abbey Booklets prepared for scientific recruitmentFC
01570012.4.1973Buchanan A - New Scientist p112 photocopy "Faversham Gunpowder Works"Buchanan A - New Scientist p112 photocopy "Faversham Gunpowder Works"FC
0158001963Simmons W H - A short history of Royal Gunpowder Factory at Waltham Abbey plus Appendices I to V. Hard Bound copy.Simmons W H - A short history of Royal Gunpowder Factory at Waltham Abbey plus Appendices I to V. Hard Bound copy.FC + spares on shelf
0158011963Simmons W H - A short history of Royal Gunpowder Factory at Waltham Abbey plus Appendices I to V. Draft copy.Simmons W H - A short history of Royal Gunpowder Factory at Waltham Abbey plus Appendices I to V. Draft copy.FC + spares on shelf
0158021963Simmons W H - A short history of Royal Gunpowder Factory at Waltham Abbey plus Appendices I to V. Photocopy.Simmons W H - A short history of Royal Gunpowder Factory at Waltham Abbey plus Appendices I to V. Photocopy.FC + spares on shelf
015900c1970Frederiksvaerk, Denmark GP Museum documentsFrederiksvaerk, Denmark GP Museum documentsFC
0160Void (transferred to WASC 159)Void (transferred to WASC 159)void
0161001908Report on Mercuric Chloride in ExplosivesReport on Mercuric Chloride in ExplosivesFC
01621965Min of Aviation ERDE leaflet for recruitmentMin of Aviation ERDE leaflet for recruitmentMissing
0163McLaren M Congreve RocketsMcLaren M Congreve RocketsMissing
0164Finnish press cuttings re underwater explosives testingFinnish press cuttings re underwater explosives testingMissing
01650010.1973RARDE Map Catalogue WASC 0900, October 1972. (superceded by WASC 1822)RARDE Map Catalogue WASC 0900, October 1972. (superceded by WASC 1822)FC
0166Heinz Kidney Soup. Self heating can with element by ICIHeinz Kidney Soup. Self heating can with element by ICIsoMissing
0167Dinner forks with inscription Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey 1940Dinner forks with inscription Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey 1940soMissing
0168001.5.2007Reminiscences of Mr T Griffiths (Previously VOID)Reminiscences of Mr T Griffiths (Previously VOID)FC
016900Aug-Sept 2000Navvies Magazine with article re canals at RGPF (Previously VOID)Navvies Magazine with article re canals at RGPF (Previously VOID)FC
017026.7.1968Istanbul article re British experiments with ultra strong materialsIstanbul article re British experiments with ultra strong materialsMissing
0171001967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff) (Previously VOID)486FC
017111967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Propellant mixer viewed from above for mixer studies486FC
017121967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Bran tubs486FC
017131967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Gas Handling Line (Bob Shaw) L153 annexe486FC
017141967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Extrusion or "spinning". Pilot plant for aligning whiskers on asbestos486FC
017151967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Ignition timing apparatus for pyrotechnics (C H Miller)486FC
017161967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)High speed jet mixer (Hartridge Roughton type) for studying rate of precipitation486FC
017171967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)"Spheroidized" crystals made to give free flowing properties486FC
017181967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Control panel for proof stand (South Site) Measurement of performance of rocket motor in static test firing486FC
017191967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Stainless steel hot-oil, stirred vacuum vessel for polymer preparation486FC
0171101967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Oslo type crystallizer486FC
0171111967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Gas Handling line L 153 annexe486FC
0171121967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Experimental viscometers of various sorts486FC
0171131967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Remote manufacturing facility (John Kemp)486FC
0171141967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Remote manufacturing facility (John Kemp)486FC
0171151967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Milling machine and band saw486FC
0171161967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Remotely controlled mixing tubs?486FC
0171171967Images of ERDE Activities (including Staff)Gas Handling Line (Bob Shaw) L153 annexe (image cut on angle)486FC
01720026.11.1993Schedule of Ancient Monuments (SAM). No 21567. Entry into the Schedule of Monuments maintained by the Secretary of State. (Previously VOID)Schedule of Ancient Monuments (SAM). No 21567. Entry into the Schedule of Monuments maintained by the Secretary of State. (Previously VOID)FC
0173VOID (Previously VOID)VOID (Previously VOID)Void
0174VOID (Previously VOID)VOID (Previously VOID)Void
01750107.08.1954PRO SUPP/5/1-994. List of factory records for Waltham Abbey RGPF.PRO SUPP/5/1-994. List of factory records for Waltham Abbey RGPF.FC
01750230.4.1946PRO SUPP/5/1-994. List of factory records for Waltham Abbey RGPF.PRO SUPP/5/188-872. INDEX and List of the documents acquired from theWaltham Abbey RGPF and held at PRO.FC
01760012.1963ERDE North Site - Two circular brick structures uncovered during demolition of A203. ? Horse Mills. 3 b/w photographs plan & descriptionERDE North Site - Two circular brick structures uncovered during demolition of A203. ? Horse Mills. 3 b/w photographs plan & description66FC
017726.7.1968 article re British experiments with ultra strong materials article re British experiments with ultra strong materialsMissing
01780020.4.1940Proceedings of Court of Enquiry into Nitro Glycerine explosionProceedings of Court of Enquiry into Nitro Glycerine explosion67FC
0179 article re British experiments with ultra strong materials article re British experiments with ultra strong materialsMissing
01800015.12.1944 - 29.4.1967Cole L D - Brief history of 56th Essex Battalion Home Guard 1940-1944 (2 Photo copies). Also Minute Book of Home Guard Association 15.12.1944 - 29.4.1967 and miscellaneous papers. Also Photo Album 1940-1944. Donated by Mrs E. ColeCole L D - Brief history of 56th Essex Battalion Home Guard 1940-1944 (2 Photo copies). Also Minute Book of Home Guard Association 15.12.1944 - 29.4.1967 and miscellaneous papers. Also Photo Album 1940-1944. Donated by Mrs E. Cole473FC
0181001945Flag of 56th Essex Battalion Home Guard b/w photographFlag of 56th Essex Battalion Home Guard b/w photograph68FC
018200194556th Essex Battalion Home Guard and part HQ Company b/w photograph56th Essex Battalion Home Guard and part HQ Company b/w photograph69FC
018300194556th Essex Battalion Home Guard Officers b/w photograph with names56th Essex Battalion Home Guard Officers b/w photograph with names70FC
0184Royal Gunpowder Factory Weekly output of Nitro GlycerineRoyal Gunpowder Factory Weekly output of Nitro GlycerineMissing
01851815Lead sheeting with graffitoLead sheeting with graffitosoMissing
01861907NATHAN, F.L. Report on cordite stored in India and on board HM Ships, by Lieut-Colonel Sir F.L. Nathan and Dr R. Robertson. Appendix D, 109p. (pp 93 - end) is "Report by Lieut-Colonel Nathan, RA, Superintendent, Royal Gunpowder Factory, Waltham Abbey, on the existing system of storage and testing of cordite in India with recommendations". (See WASC 0187 / 1652)NATHAN, F.L. Report on cordite stored in India and on board HM Ships, by Lieut-Colonel Sir F.L. Nathan and Dr R. Robertson. Appendix D, 109p. (pp 93 - end) is "Report by Lieut-Colonel Nathan, RA, Superintendent, Royal Gunpowder Factory, Waltham Abbey, on the existing system of storage and testing of cordite in India with recommendations". (See WASC 0187 / 1652)Missing
0187001907NATHAN, F.L. Report on cordite stored in India and on board HM Ships, by Lieut-Colonel Sir F.L. Nathan and Dr R. Robertson. Apparently a preliminary publication of WASC 0186, lacking Appendix D. Duplicated longhand. (See WASC 0186 / 1652)NATHAN, F.L. Report on cordite stored in India and on board HM Ships, by Lieut-Colonel Sir F.L. Nathan and Dr R. Robertson. Apparently a preliminary publication of WASC 0186, lacking Appendix D. Duplicated longhand. (See WASC 0186 / 1652)FC
018800ERDE North Site - View looking N from lawns in front of new canteen. b/w photographERDE North Site - View looking N from lawns in front of new canteen. b/w photograph71FC
018900ERDE North Site. Library and Central Stores. b/w photographERDE North Site. Library and Central Stores. b/w photograph72FC
01900011.1962ERDE N Site West boundary. Ice crystals 1½" thick on tree branches Freezing fog. b/w photographERDE N Site West boundary. Ice crystals 1½" thick on tree branches Freezing fog. b/w photograph73FC
0191001915 or 16Royal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonRoyal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr Robinson74FC
019121915 or 16Royal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonRoyal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonFC
019131915 or 16Royal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonRoyal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonFC
0191412.05.1937Royal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonFront cover of Weekly Illustrated Coronation Souvenir and GuideFC
0191512.05.1937Royal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonPicture of a crown from the Souvenir and GuideFC
019161917Royal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonWomen workers operating the guncotton pulping plant RGPF 1917 (postcard image)FC
019171899Royal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonA police search for matches and other dangerous materials RGPF 1899 (postcard image)FC
01918ca1830Royal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonGunpowder incorporating mills RGPF ca1830 (postcard image)FC
019191917Royal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonTransporting cordite on the narrow-gauge railway RGPF 1917 (postcard image)FC
0191101899Royal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonPowder mills and boats on the Millhead Stream RGPF 1899 (postcard image)FC
019111ca1890Royal Gunpowder Factory Quinton Hill Cordite Group b/w staff photograph including Mrs Robinson. Identified by son Mr RobinsonThe Factory Fire Brigade RGPF ca1890 (postcard image)FC
0192Model of joint tropical Research Unit Innisfail Australia b/w photographsModel of joint tropical Research Unit Innisfail Australia b/w photographsMissing
0193Hollingsworth B L Australian testsHollingsworth B L Australian testsMissing
0194Spillard, A. Choose the right polymerSpillard, A. Choose the right polymerMissing
01950028.5.1970Copy of Hansard listing Govt R & D Establishments Incl Waltham AbbeyCopy of Hansard listing Govt R & D Establishments Incl Waltham AbbeyFC
01960019.6.1970Cheshunt and Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Dr L J Bellamy awarded CBECheshunt and Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Dr L J Bellamy awarded CBEFC
01971814Wilks C. Observations Wilks C. Observations Missing
0198VOIDVOIDVoid
0199001.1964"List of articles in Superintendent's case" /1 MS looseleaf book. /2 Supp. List dated 1.1964 original plus Photo copy."List of articles in Superintendent's case" /1 MS looseleaf book. /2 Supp. List dated 1.1964 original plus Photo copy.FC
020000MS Book copy of WASC 0199. Lists articles 1-192. Case missing.MS Book copy of WASC 0199. Lists articles 1-192. Case missing.FC
02017.10.1859Piece of beech wood 5½" long, 2½" wide, 7/8" thick. Found on screens No 2 Granulating house after passing top pair roller Piece of beech wood 5½" long, 2½" wide, 7/8" thick. Found on screens No 2 Granulating house after passing top pair roller soMissing
020200Copper bolt found under curbs of No 6 MillCopper bolt found under curbs of No 6 Millsostorage
0203001868Piece of Dogwood Charcoal, 1868. Originally collected as "Pieces of iron ... found whilst picking Dogwood Charcoal at various times, 15 December 1868." (The piece of charcoal was among the pieces of iron which have now been discarded!) Original no 15. (See WASC 200)Piece of Dogwood Charcoal, 1868. Originally collected as "Pieces of iron ... found whilst picking Dogwood Charcoal at various times, 15 December 1868." (The piece of charcoal was among the pieces of iron which have now been discarded!) Original no 15. (See WASC 200)soExhibition
0204Bullets and CapsBullets and CapssoMissing
0205001871Copper nails and pieces of copper hoop. Found in barrel of returned service LG Powder sent to Woolwich for SA ammunition.Copper nails and pieces of copper hoop. Found in barrel of returned service LG Powder sent to Woolwich for SA ammunition.sostorage
020600Clay pipe found while picking dogwood charcoalClay pipe found while picking dogwood charcoalsostorage
02070019.12.1872Copper nail 2" long - found in piece of picric Mill Cake on breaking up for granulatingCopper nail 2" long - found in piece of picric Mill Cake on breaking up for granulatingsostorage
0208Bullets cartridges and capsBullets cartridges and capssoMissing
020900Copper chisel, 3 drms measure, Iron, Stones, etcCopper chisel, 3 drms measure, Iron, Stones, etcsostorage
02100025.7.1872Copper bolt 3½" long from outside plough of No 6 Mill - found in bed after causing explosion south end of MillCopper bolt 3½" long from outside plough of No 6 Mill - found in bed after causing explosion south end of Millsostorage
0211MatchMatchsoMissing
021200Spud left by oversight on bed No 13 Mill. Runners started and ran for 2½ hours before discoverySpud left by oversight on bed No 13 Mill. Runners started and ran for 2½ hours before discoverysostorage
0213Lubricator - left on plough of No 19 Mill Group E by Chas Glarren?Lubricator - left on plough of No 19 Mill Group E by Chas Glarren?soMissing
0214PresscakePresscakesoMissing
0215Presscake and rubbishPresscake and rubbishsoMissing
0216VOIDVOIDVoid
0217009.7.1873Pressed paper cone 2" diam. Dummy nose cap for ammunition? - Found in barrel of RLG powder received from Purfleet for redustingPressed paper cone 2" diam. Dummy nose cap for ammunition? - Found in barrel of RLG powder received from Purfleet for redustingsostorage
0218Two bulletsTwo bulletssoMissing
021910.1893Screw found in charge of cordite after it had been incorporatedScrew found in charge of cordite after it had been incorporatedsoMissing
02200010.1893Portion of Mill Plough containing a lead bullet in the hidePortion of Mill Plough containing a lead bullet in the hidesostorage
02210022.2.1894Iron Punch found under leather in Pump RoomIron Punch found under leather in Pump Roomsostorage
022219.2.1896Lid of copper canister found in barrel received from Purfleet 10.12.1895 for repairLid of copper canister found in barrel received from Purfleet 10.12.1895 for repairsoMissing
02230014.2.1900Phosphor bronze knife found in Incorporating Machine No. 2739Phosphor bronze knife found in Incorporating Machine No. 2739sostorage
02240021.3.1900Part of bradawl found in sieve Nitro Glycerine Mixing House Part of bradawl found in sieve Nitro Glycerine Mixing House sostorage
02250022.2.1901Broken bolt from scraper attachment No 10 Mill. ReportBroken bolt from scraper attachment No 10 Mill. Reportsostorage
0226002.4.1901Iron Nail found embedded in Trade Refined SulphurIron Nail found embedded in Trade Refined Sulphursostorage
0227004.4.1901Metal Nut found in dud charge of RFG2Metal Nut found in dud charge of RFG2sostorage
0228PrimerPrimersoMissing
022900Copper pricker found in a charge of P2 and Prism No 1 brown for reworking to LG BlankCopper pricker found in a charge of P2 and Prism No 1 brown for reworking to LG Blanksostorage
02300015.5.1902Brass packing needle found in Size 20 Cordite Cuttings received from NOOBrass packing needle found in Size 20 Cordite Cuttings received from NOOsostorage
02310015.12.19023/8" Iron nut found in waste from Incorporating m/c. Group 1 Bay 1 after explosion 3/8" Iron nut found in waste from Incorporating m/c. Group 1 Bay 1 after explosion sostorage
0232009.1.1903Metal nut found in brokenGuncotton received from Woolwich for reworkingMetal nut found in brokenGuncotton received from Woolwich for reworkingsostorage
02330029.4.1905Bullet found on path by No 39 Tray stove, Cob MeadBullet found on path by No 39 Tray stove, Cob Meadsostorage
02340011.4.1905Foreign substance found in broken Guncotton rec from WoolwichForeign substance found in broken Guncotton rec from Woolwichsostorage
02350014.9.1906Bullet found by Dry Guncotton Magazine, Quinton HillBullet found by Dry Guncotton Magazine, Quinton Hillsostorage
02360011.3.1907Copper needle found when emptying bag of Cordite MD Dough into leather filling boxCopper needle found when emptying bag of Cordite MD Dough into leather filling boxsostorage
02372.12.1907Sleeve of die holder broken by ignition of Cordite MD Sleeve of die holder broken by ignition of Cordite MD soMissing
02380010.10.1908Brass screw found embedded in slab of GuncottonBrass screw found embedded in slab of Guncottonsostorage
02390018.1.1913Woodbine Cigarette found in cotton wasteWoodbine Cigarette found in cotton wastesostorage
0240007.4.1913Match found in cotton wasteMatch found in cotton wastesostorage
02410023.4.1913Small snails found in bag cordite MDSmall snails found in bag cordite MDsostorage
02420011.1915Match and tobacco found in cotton wasteMatch and tobacco found in cotton wastesostorage
02430010.1.1916Tobacco found in piping off mantlet door, Press House Bay 7Tobacco found in piping off mantlet door, Press House Bay 7sostorage
0244001887Gunpowder LG - Simulated Gunpowder. This sample, together with those at WASC 245 - 7, were exhibited by the Royal Gunpowder Factory at the International Inventions Exhibition in 1887. Original no 165. (See WASC 0200)Gunpowder LG - Simulated Gunpowder. This sample, together with those at WASC 245 - 7, were exhibited by the Royal Gunpowder Factory at the International Inventions Exhibition in 1887. Original no 165. (See WASC 0200)soExhibition
024500Gunpowder RLG. Inert simulator. Original no 166. (See WASC 0200)(See WASC 0244)Gunpowder RLG. Inert simulator. Original no 166. (See WASC 0200)(See WASC 0244)soExhibition
024600Gunpowder RGF Inert simulator. Original no 167. (See WASC 0200)(See WASC 0244)Gunpowder RGF Inert simulator. Original no 167. (See WASC 0200)(See WASC 0244)soExhibition
024700Gunpowder RLG (4) Inert simulator. Original no 168. (See WASC 0200)(See WASC 0244)Gunpowder RLG (4) Inert simulator. Original no 168. (See WASC 0200)(See WASC 0244)soExhibition
024800c1850Tinder box, flint and striker used to light sulphur matches in Sulphur Refinery. Carries the stamp "BRIM REFY". Original no 169. (See WASC 0200)Tinder box, flint and striker used to light sulphur matches in Sulphur Refinery. Carries the stamp "BRIM REFY". Original no 169. (See WASC 0200)soExhibition
0249001685-8Coin found in Factory Grounds - James II - Irish halfpenny - 1686. Original no 170. (See WASC 0200)Coin found in Factory Grounds - James II - Irish halfpenny - 1686. Original no 170. (See WASC 0200)soFC
025000Miscellaneous ancient keys. Mortise lock and 11 keys in bronze and brass of which the largest is 6 1/2" long. Tags etc bear inscriptions "Picric Magazine", "Picric Box & Barrel Store. 392", "Blending Ho. G.P.", "No 3 G. Ho .A. Magze" , "Mill No 4". Two loose tags bear inscriptions "RGPF M.O. No 2", and "Room 44". Original no 172. (See WASC 0200)Miscellaneous ancient keys. Mortise lock and 11 keys in bronze and brass of which the largest is 6 1/2" long. Tags etc bear inscriptions "Picric Magazine", "Picric Box & Barrel Store. 392", "Blending Ho. G.P.", "No 3 G. Ho .A. Magze" , "Mill No 4". Two loose tags bear inscriptions "RGPF M.O. No 2", and "Room 44". Original no 172. (See WASC 0200)soExhibition / storage
02510022.8.1914Support and wire gauze from Group H, Bay 7, where fire occurredSupport and wire gauze from Group H, Bay 7, where fire occurredsostorage
025200Rubber covered gauzeRubber covered gauzesostorage
025300Size 18 Die from Screw PressSize 18 Die from Screw PresssoExhibition
02540015.12.1902Piece of Incorporating Machine No 7832 which Explosion- explosionPiece of Incorporating Machine No 7832 which Explosion- explosionsostorage
025500c1920Watch found in Incorporating Machine. Original no 183. (See WASC 0200)Watch found in Incorporating Machine. Original no 183. (See WASC 0200)soExhibition
0256002 pieces of Dogwood. Original no 184. (See WASC 0200)2 pieces of Dogwood. Original no 184. (See WASC 0200)soExhibition
025700Mould from Gunpowder Pelleting Machine. Original no 185. (See WASC 0200)Mould from Gunpowder Pelleting Machine. Original no 185. (See WASC 0200)589soExhibition
025800Gunpowder Prisms Brown 1, Brown SPC, Brown P2, Graphited Gunpowder Prisms (Plaster Models) Original no 186. (See WASC 0200)Gunpowder Prisms Brown 1, Brown SPC, Brown P2, Graphited Gunpowder Prisms (Plaster Models) Original no 186. (See WASC 0200)590soExhibition
025900Misc DB KeysMisc DB Keyssostorage
0260VOIDVOIDVoid
0261Sample of Cordite mfr at CaerwentSample of Cordite mfr at CaerwentsoMissing
026200c1890Brass holder on standBrass holder on standsostorage
026300Two roughly shaped cubes apparently made of plaster and coated with graphite. Models of pebble explosiveTwo roughly shaped cubes apparently made of plaster and coated with graphite. Models of pebble explosive591soExhibition
02640010.12.1908Printed label "…10 Igniters, Torpedo, RGF, Mark 1 manufactured by RGPrinted label "…10 Igniters, Torpedo, RGF, Mark 1 manufactured by RGFC
026500Perforated brass disc 3½"Perforated brass disc 3½"sostorage
0266German explosiveGerman explosivesoMissing
0267c1920Circular steel plates 7½" dia, 7/8" tick with approx 200 circular holes 3/16" diaCircular steel plates 7½" dia, 7/8" tick with approx 200 circular holes 3/16" diasoMissing
0268c1900Circular wire mesh sleeve 7¼" diaCircular wire mesh sleeve 7¼" diasoMissing
026900c1900Circular wire mesh sleeve 7¼" dia with raised metal sidesCircular wire mesh sleeve 7¼" dia with raised metal sidessostorage
027000c1850Receptacle for holding sulphur matches, having been lit with flint and tinder, used in Brimstone (Sulphur) Refinery. Open lead box 2 1/4" x 4 1/2- x 3 1/4- with raised triangular back pierced for wall fixing. The letters BRIM REFY stamped twice. Contents: 17 matches (stout wooden spills 4" long dipped at both ends) and a manuscript label with description quoted above, c. 1850 (?) Original no X9. (See WASC 0200)Receptacle for holding sulphur matches, having been lit with flint and tinder, used in Brimstone (Sulphur) Refinery. Open lead box 2 1/4" x 4 1/2- x 3 1/4- with raised triangular back pierced for wall fixing. The letters BRIM REFY stamped twice. Contents: 17 matches (stout wooden spills 4" long dipped at both ends) and a manuscript label with description quoted above, c. 1850 (?) Original no X9. (See WASC 0200)soExhibition
0271Propellant chargePropellant chargesoMissing
027200c1900Heavy brass object shaped like a cullender. Diam. 6 1/2" with about 100 holes. "Choke plate" from Cordite Press (?), c. 1900 (?) Original no X11. (See WASC 0200)Heavy brass object shaped like a cullender. Diam. 6 1/2" with about 100 holes. "Choke plate" from Cordite Press (?), c. 1900 (?) Original no X11. (See WASC 0200)soExhibition
027300c1920Threaded brass cylinder housing six dies to extrude tubular forms approximately 3/16" diam., c. 1920 (?) Diam. 3", length 2" plus hexagonal head. Original no X12. (See WASC 0200)Threaded brass cylinder housing six dies to extrude tubular forms approximately 3/16" diam., c. 1920 (?) Diam. 3", length 2" plus hexagonal head. Original no X12. (See WASC 0200)soExhibition
0274002.1922Pieces of shell found under slates of No 3 Dusting HousePieces of shell found under slates of No 3 Dusting Housesostorage
0275War Office Testing and proving Gunpowder and GuncottonWar Office Testing and proving Gunpowder and GuncottonMissing
027600c1960ERDE Sand glass timers (6)ERDE Sand glass timers (6)sostorage
0277VOIDVOIDVoid
0278Pring J N Removal of Woolwich personnel to Waltham AbbeyPring J N Removal of Woolwich personnel to Waltham AbbeyMissing
0279Pring J N Reports of bomb damage Pring J N Reports of bomb damage Missing
0280Brief history of The Royal ArsenalBrief history of The Royal ArsenalMissing
0281ERDE NS Solid ShotERDE NS Solid ShotsoMissing
0282ERDE NS Solid Shot b/w photographERDE NS Solid Shot b/w photograph75Missing
0283Swan song of the big gun Woolwich InfantSwan song of the big gun Woolwich Infant76Missing
02840027.6.1874Woolwich Infants School. Illustrated London News, June 27, 1874 - "The Infant School" at Woolwich Arsenal as seen by the Czar. Letter from C L Jarrett to Mr McLaren about "Woolwich Infants" dated February 11 1964Woolwich Infants School. Illustrated London News, June 27, 1874 - "The Infant School" at Woolwich Arsenal as seen by the Czar. Letter from C L Jarrett to Mr McLaren about "Woolwich Infants" dated February 11 196477FC
0285008.5.1941Home Guard Office Instruction No 22, issued by Chief Superintendent, Research Dept Home Guard Office Instruction No 22, issued by Chief Superintendent, Research Dept FC
0286001945Staff photograph ARDEPF Woolwich (with Plan)Staff photograph ARDEPF Woolwich (with Plan)78FC
0287VOIDVOIDVoid
0288Poole H J photographPoole H J photographMissing
0289Propellant Factory ARD WoolwichPropellant Factory ARD WoolwichMissing
0290001942Home Guard 1942. Recruiting poster based on 1794 Volunteer Company recruiting poster re threatened invasion of England by Napoleon BonaparteHome Guard 1942. Recruiting poster based on 1794 Volunteer Company recruiting poster re threatened invasion of England by Napoleon Bonaparte654FC
029100Arms of the Board of Ordnance (with explanatory note by E L Blee (see WASC 1436)Arms of the Board of Ordnance (with explanatory note by E L Blee (see WASC 1436)79FC
0292Twelve Whistles for speaking tubesTwelve Whistles for speaking tubessoMissing
029300Printer's Block for printing ERDE on Christmas CardsPrinter's Block for printing ERDE on Christmas CardsFC/LF
029400Printer's Blocks for printing symbolic design on historical bookletPrinter's Blocks for printing symbolic design on historical bookletFC/LF
029500Printer's block depicting Queen Eleanor's Cross at Waltham CrossPrinter's block depicting Queen Eleanor's Cross at Waltham CrossFC
0296001975Diagram dated 1975 - Sailing Barge "Lady of the Lea" Last wooden sailing barge built. b/w photographs of plans drawn by Peter Ferguson. Copied from Powderbarge WD. By D G WoodDiagram dated 1975 - Sailing Barge "Lady of the Lea" Last wooden sailing barge built. b/w photographs of plans drawn by Peter Ferguson. Copied from Powderbarge WD. By D G Wood494FC
029700Small table forks engraved "RGF Waltham 1940"Small table forks engraved "RGF Waltham 1940"soStorage
029800Large table forks engraved"Royal Gunpowder Factory"Large table forks engraved"Royal Gunpowder Factory"soStorage
0299VOIDVOIDVoid
0300Two scientists share £3000 rewardTwo scientists share £3000 rewardMissing
0301001863Report of British Assoc for the Advancement of Science pp16-25 "On the application of Guncotton to Warlike purposes" Photo copyReport of British Assoc for the Advancement of Science pp16-25 "On the application of Guncotton to Warlike purposes" Photo copyFC
0302VOIDVOIDVoid
03030015.10.1970New Scientist p110 Re one-step process for Grignard Reagent, discovered by P J Pearce, D H Richards and N F Scilly of ERDENew Scientist p110 Re one-step process for Grignard Reagent, discovered by P J Pearce, D H Richards and N F Scilly of ERDEFC
0304Rintoul W re Nitro GlycerineRintoul W re Nitro GlycerineMissing
0305001.1.1807Nandfield, John - Letter from Westminster requesting recruitment of men Corps of Royal Military ArtificersNandfield, John - Letter from Westminster requesting recruitment of men Corps of Royal Military ArtificersFC
03060030.1.1807Calder, Pat D - Letter from Waltham Abbey to Capt Mulcaster re printed notices for military recruitmentCalder, Pat D - Letter from Waltham Abbey to Capt Mulcaster re printed notices for military recruitmentFC
0307009.1904WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Treasury Solicitor to Town Clerk of London and replies re County Maps. 10 sheetsFC
030800c1904WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795List of maps with Clerk of Peace and Clerk of CC Chelmsford (2 sheets)FC
0309004.10.1904WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Fitch E A - Letter from Maldon to Treasury Solicitor on subject of maps and the River Lea (6 sheets)FC
0310007.10.1904WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Treasury Solicitor - to Keeper of the Records, Westminster and reply from S K Scargill-Bird (5 sheets)FC
031100WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Escheators' Inquisitions etc, Essex and Hertford 3-4 Henry VIII. Series II. File 298 (7 sheets)FC
03120028.6.1547WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Extracts from Grant of Manor of Waltham to Sir Anthony Denny. (Patent Roll 1 Edw.VI)FC
03130030.6.1547WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Extracts from the Grant of the Manor of Sewardstone to Sir Ralph Sadler (4 sheets)FC
03140017.4.1553WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Extracts from the Grant of the Manor of Waltham to Dame Joan Denny (4 sheets)FC
0315001594WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Extracts from "Speculi Britanniae Pars" an historical and chorographical description of the County of Essex - John Norden (2 sheets)FC
0316001593-1609WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Navigation of the River Lea. Extract from the "Star Chamber Reports" (16 sheets)FC
0317001730WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Morden, Robert - 'Extracts from "A Complete History of Essex" (6 sheets)FC
0318004.3.1735WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Bateman, Richard - Letter to Mr John Walton. Lease of Weare at Hooks Bridge for 21 years from Christmas 1735 (4 sheets)[rchs]FC
0319003.3.1809WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Halfhide, John - Corresp. To His Majesty. Release of messuage and two water corn mills at Waltham Abbey" (14 sheets) [rchs] Extract from "Lifetimes of Achievement" giving details of Halfhide Family. And extract from WAMP 900-172. 1826 Map of Waltham Abbey showing government corn mill. 647FC
03200011.3.1853WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Extracts from First Report of Waltham Abbey Committee appointed by Hon Board of Ordnance (6 sheets)FC
03210020.5.1878WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Lt/Col Henry Connor will. Covenant for the surrender of a piece of land copyhold of Manor of Enfield to HRH Duke of Connaught in trust for War Dept (7 sheets including plan) [rchs]FC
0322003.5.1883WASC-0307-WASC-0322 are copies of correspondence and other documents collected by the Treasury Solicitor in 1904 relating to the preservation of the War Department's right to the Fishery at Waltham conveyed to the Crown by John Walton in 1795Committee of Estate of William Herbert Mayo, to HM Sec of State for War Dept. Conveyance of piece of land at Cheshunt (4 sheets including plan) [rchs]FC
032300Oertlings Cordite Balance. 23 cm high and 50 cm long, with pivotted beam and one pan capable of weighing up to 4000 grains in 5 grain increments. Bears two numbers, WA 11491 and AW2.(See WASC 1022)Oertlings Cordite Balance. 23 cm high and 50 cm long, with pivotted beam and one pan capable of weighing up to 4000 grains in 5 grain increments. Bears two numbers, WA 11491 and AW2.(See WASC 1022)soExhibition
0324VOIDVOIDVoid
0325001946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /2080FC
032511946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Millhead looking north with powder boat right foreground80FC
032521946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Long walk looking north80FC
032531946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Steam line through trees. Path on rhs80FC
032541946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Steam line crossing waterway80FC
032551946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Similar to /4 but with logs in foreground80FC
032561946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Crossover point similar to /480FC
032571946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Small footbridge. Magazine visible80FC
032581946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Long walk - buildings visible80FC
032591946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Blast wall for 159 on lhs, looking north along Long Walk80FC
0325101946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20No 3 Boiler House 86 and 86b80FC
0325111946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Blast wall in distance, view along waterway with line on right80FC
0325121946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Steam line across picture80FC
0325131946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Blast wall for 159 (see /9)80FC
0325141946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Long walk (?) RCHME 299 looking south80FC
0325151946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20A210 Power House N aspect, footbridge L180?80FC
0325161946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20As /1580FC
0325171946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20A210 Power House N & W sides, A214 Accumulator Tower, boats, footbridge, sandbags80FC
0325181946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20A210 Power House and A214 Accumulator Tower, N sides, footbridge, boats80FC
0325191946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20BR 16 in background. L102 looking NE80FC
0325201946Series of b/w photographs apparently showing course of Steam Mains north from boiler house / 1 - /20Canal with steam line on lhs80FC
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0345Robertson R Nitroglycol. See WASC-0107Robertson R Nitroglycol. See WASC-0107Missing
034600c1946Rowlandson, Thomas. Christmas Card reproduction pen and wash of Queen Eleanor Cross and surroundingsRowlandson, Thomas. Christmas Card reproduction pen and wash of Queen Eleanor Cross and surroundings81FC
0347Lab bombing alters powder propertiesLab bombing alters powder propertiesMissing
034800c4.1947Article. "Did Guy Fawkes buy his gunpowder from ROF" (Carbon copy)Article. "Did Guy Fawkes buy his gunpowder from ROF" (Carbon copy)FC
0349VOIDVOIDVoid
0350VOIDVOIDVoid
0351001919Martin, G - "Industrial Nitrogen Compounds and Explosives" Practical treatise on the Manufacture, Properties and Industrial uses. Including a section on the manufacture of Guncotton at Waltham Abbey based on a paper by F L Nathan, 1909. Also including drawing section , plan and detail of acetone recovery absorption towerMartin, G - "Industrial Nitrogen Compounds and Explosives" Practical treatise on the Manufacture, Properties and Industrial uses. Including a section on the manufacture of Guncotton at Waltham Abbey based on a paper by F L Nathan, 1909. Also including drawing section , plan and detail of acetone recovery absorption tower519FC
0352Donald, M B Elizabethan GunpowderDonald, M B Elizabethan GunpowderMissing
03530015.12.1902Nathan, F L - Proceedings of a Court of Enquiry re circumstances attending explosion at Waltham Abbey (Photo copies)Nathan, F L - Proceedings of a Court of Enquiry re circumstances attending explosion at Waltham Abbey (Photo copies)FC
03540020.2.1911Macdonald - Composition of Acid from Thomson Apparatus for the manufacture of GuncottonMacdonald - Composition of Acid from Thomson Apparatus for the manufacture of GuncottonFC
0355('Nathan. F L Guncotton and its manufacture) - now at WASC 416('Nathan. F L Guncotton and its manufacture) - now at WASC 416Void
0356Robertson, R. Purifying and stabilising gcRobertson, R. Purifying and stabilising gcMissing
0357012.1951photograph of visit of Minister of Supply with names. Left to right Dr A Forster SEI, Miss V A Davidge S O, ?, Mr R G Strauss, Mr E A Monro, Dr C H Johnson, Chief Superintendent, ?, Mr R G Ross SCEphotograph of visit of Minister of Supply with names. Left to right Dr A Forster SEI, Miss V A Davidge S O, ?, Mr R G Strauss, Mr E A Monro, Dr C H Johnson, Chief Superintendent, ?, Mr R G Ross SCE82FC
0357022.1951photograph of visit of Minister of Supply with 2 names. Second from Left - Miss V A Davidge S O. Third from Right - Dr C H Johnson, Chief Superintendent.photograph of visit of Minister of Supply with 2 names. Second from Left - Miss V A Davidge S O. Third from Right - Dr C H Johnson, Chief Superintendent.82FC
0358Dr N Uri appointed visiting professorDr N Uri appointed visiting professorMissing
035913.12.1893First report into the accident First report into the accident Missing
0360001787 - 12.1917Succession of Officers of Royal Gunpowder Factory - manuscript list covering periodSuccession of Officers of Royal Gunpowder Factory - manuscript list covering periodFC
036100c1950ERDE North Site. Store. View from Bridge at S.E b/w photographERDE North Site. Store. View from Bridge at S.E b/w photograph83FC
036200c1950ERDE North Site. View from N of Waterway with Stores Buildings. b/w photographERDE North Site. View from N of Waterway with Stores Buildings. b/w photograph84FC
036300c1950ERDE North Site. View from NW of Library Stores and Waterway. b/w photographERDE North Site. View from NW of Library Stores and Waterway. b/w photograph85FC
036400c1950ERDE North Site. View from S of Waterway b/w photograph ERDE North Site. View from S of Waterway b/w photograph 86FC
036500c 1950ERDE North Site. View from S of Waterway and Library b/w photograph ERDE North Site. View from S of Waterway and Library b/w photograph 87FC
0366VOIDVOIDVoid
0367001770-1900Various maps of Essex, Waltham Abbey and surrounding area (Photo copies) Also at WAMP 900-127Various maps of Essex, Waltham Abbey and surrounding area (Photo copies) Also at WAMP 900-127FC
0368001885Winters W - "Our parish registers, being 300 years of curious local history….." (Original and one incomplete photo copy)Winters W - "Our parish registers, being 300 years of curious local history….." (Original and one incomplete photo copy)FC
0369McGregor-Greer, S W M Notes on tour of duty at WoolwichMcGregor-Greer, S W M Notes on tour of duty at WoolwichMissing
0370011893Walford E - "Greater London A Narrative of its history, people and places" Title page, frontispiece, pp395-404 Photo copies. Also b/w photographs /1 The Powder Mills Waltham Walford E - "Greater London A Narrative of its history, people and places" Title page, frontispiece, pp395-404 Photo copies. Also b/w photographs /1 The Powder Mills Waltham 88FC
037002Walford E - "Greater London A Narrative of its history, people and places" Title page, frontispiece, pp395-404 Photo copies. Also b/w photographs /1 The Powder Mills Waltham Enfield Small Arms Factory88FC
037003Walford E - "Greater London A Narrative of its history, people and places" Title page, frontispiece, pp395-404 Photo copies. Also b/w photographs /1 The Powder Mills Waltham The Powder Mills, Hounslow 188688FC
037004Walford E - "Greater London A Narrative of its history, people and places" Title page, frontispiece, pp395-404 Photo copies. Also b/w photographs /1 The Powder Mills Waltham The Powder Mills, Waltham. Original tinted engraving 115mmx145mm. Framed. From E Walfords Greater London plus b/w prints. Also reproduced in Essex Past and Present by G F Bosworth88FC
0370051893Walford E - "Greater London A Narrative of its history, people and places" Title page, frontispiece, pp395-404 Photo copies. Also b/w photographs /1 The Powder Mills Waltham Copy - Walford E - "Greater London A Narrative of its history, people and places" Title page, frontispiece, pp395-404 Photo copies. Also b/w photographs /1 The Powder Mills Waltham 88FC
0371001.1839Some Account of Gunpowder. Saturday Magazine Vol XIV No 422 Supp pp33-40. Photocopies of article with engraving. Some Account of Gunpowder. Saturday Magazine Vol XIV No 422 Supp pp33-40. Photocopies of article with engraving. FC
0372001735Farmer J. History of the ancient town and once famous Abbey of Waltham, from foundation to present time (Photo copies).Farmer J. History of the ancient town and once famous Abbey of Waltham, from foundation to present time (Photo copies).FC
0373008.1973Camp J. King Harold's town. Pp7-8 Photo copies Contains desc. of exhibit on history of Royal Gunpowder FactoryCamp J. King Harold's town. Pp7-8 Photo copies Contains desc. of exhibit on history of Royal Gunpowder FactoryFC
037400British Museum General Catalogue of Printed Books. Cols Nos 609-612. (2 sheets) Photo copies.British Museum General Catalogue of Printed Books. Cols Nos 609-612. (2 sheets) Photo copies.FC
0375001891Winstone B. Extracts from Minutes of Epping and Ongar Highway TrustWinstone B. Extracts from Minutes of Epping and Ongar Highway TrustFC
0376001731-2Deedes, Prebendary C. Charles Jones, Esq and Philippa Walton Widow Waltham Abbey. An account of the dispute in 1731-2 concerning withdrawal of water for powder mills from River Lea (Photo copies) Published in the Essex Review, April 1917Deedes, Prebendary C. Charles Jones, Esq and Philippa Walton Widow Waltham Abbey. An account of the dispute in 1731-2 concerning withdrawal of water for powder mills from River Lea (Photo copies) Published in the Essex Review, April 1917FC
0377VOID see WASC 370VOID see WASC 370Void
0378001952Burke J. Extract from the Landed Gentry. 17th Ed p692 (Photo copy) Ref: DraysonBurke J. Extract from the Landed Gentry. 17th Ed p692 (Photo copy) Ref: DraysonFC
03790025.9.1965Daily Sketch - A Coachload of heroes. Re G.C. Holders incl Stanley Sewell and Leo O'Hagan for gallantry at Royal Gunpowder Factory 1940Daily Sketch - A Coachload of heroes. Re G.C. Holders incl Stanley Sewell and Leo O'Hagan for gallantry at Royal Gunpowder Factory 194089FC
03800025.9.1965Daily Express - Faces of the brave - Re G.C. Holders incl Stanley Sewell, William Sylvester and Leo O'Hagan for gallantry at Royal Gunpowder Factory 1940Daily Express - Faces of the brave - Re G.C. Holders incl Stanley Sewell, William Sylvester and Leo O'Hagan for gallantry at Royal Gunpowder Factory 194090FC
0381001809Hughson D, "London, being an accurate history of the British Metropolis…."(Photo copy)Hughson D, "London, being an accurate history of the British Metropolis…."(Photo copy)91FC
0382001815Congreve , W. Machine for the manufacture of Gunpowder Patent 3937Congreve , W. Machine for the manufacture of Gunpowder Patent 3937FC
0383001865Abel, F A . Improvements in the preparation and treatment of Guncotton Patent 1102Abel, F A . Improvements in the preparation and treatment of Guncotton Patent 1102FC
03841888Newton, A V. Improvements in mfr of explosives. Patent 1471Newton, A V. Improvements in mfr of explosives. Patent 1471Missing
03851888Anderson. I M T. Improvements in mfr of explosives. Patent 13308Anderson. I M T. Improvements in mfr of explosives. Patent 13308Missing
0386001901Nathan, F L. Improvements in apparatus for mfr of Nitro Glycerine Patent 15983Nathan, F L. Improvements in apparatus for mfr of Nitro Glycerine Patent 15983598FC
03871901Robertson, R. Improvements in apparatus for treatment of gases with liquids. Patent 25993Robertson, R. Improvements in apparatus for treatment of gases with liquids. Patent 25993Missing
0388001903Nathan, R. Improvements in the mfr of nitro-cellulose. Patent 7269Nathan, R. Improvements in the mfr of nitro-cellulose. Patent 7269FC
0389001903Thomson , J M and W T, Improvements in the mfr of nitrocellulose and apparatus. Patent 8278Thomson , J M and W T, Improvements in the mfr of nitrocellulose and apparatus. Patent 8278597FC
0390001868Abel, F A . Improvements in the firing of explosive compounds. Patent 3115Abel, F A . Improvements in the firing of explosive compounds. Patent 3115FC
0391001889Abel, F A. Improvement in mfr of explosives for ammunition. Patent 5614Abel, F A. Improvement in mfr of explosives for ammunition. Patent 5614FC
0392001889Abel, F A. Improvement in mfr of explosives Patent 11664Abel, F A. Improvement in mfr of explosives Patent 11664FC
0393003.1964Scope "ROFs - 400 years of history"Scope "ROFs - 400 years of history"FC
03940020.2.1965Johnson, C H . Research Establishments in Europe. An account giving early history of the site. Reprinted from Chemistry & Industry pp320-327 (Including James Wright's drawing of "Gasometer")Johnson, C H . Research Establishments in Europe. An account giving early history of the site. Reprinted from Chemistry & Industry pp320-327 (Including James Wright's drawing of "Gasometer")600FC
039527.9.43Daily Express article re 5 men killed in experiment at Woolwich using RDX in 7.1936Daily Express article re 5 men killed in experiment at Woolwich using RDX in 7.1936Missing
039626.9.1943Sunday Express article re Five men died for new explosive at Woolwich. 7.1936Sunday Express article re Five men died for new explosive at Woolwich. 7.1936Missing
039727.9.1943News Chronicle Article re RDXNews Chronicle Article re RDXMissing
03980012.7.1966Ministry of Aviation - A short account of ERDE. Notes prepared for visitors (Photo copy)Ministry of Aviation - A short account of ERDE. Notes prepared for visitors (Photo copy)FC
03990014.9.1956Williams, M - Nursing Mirror pp7-10 plus 10 photographs. "Occupational Health Service in a research establishment." Sandhurst HospitalWilliams, M - Nursing Mirror pp7-10 plus 10 photographs. "Occupational Health Service in a research establishment." Sandhurst Hospital92FC
0400001806/1823Transcripts of the Patents for the Arms of the Board of OrdnanceTranscripts of the Patents for the Arms of the Board of OrdnanceFC
0401001827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)FC
040111827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)The equipment of rocket trooperFC
040121827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)Of the equipment of the ammunition horseFC
040131827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)Rocket cavalry in line of march and in action (showing stand and ground trough)FC
040141827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)Rocket cars (showing different firing position in fig 2)FC
040151827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)Rocket infantry in line of march and in action (showing different angle of firing in Fig2)FC
040161827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)The mode of using rockets in bombardment (showing soldiers preparing rocket in fig 2)FC
040171827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)The mode of using rockets in bombardment, from earth works, without apparatusFC
040181827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)A Rocket ambuscadeFC
040191827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)The use of rockets in the attack and defence of fortified placesFC
0401101827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)Of the use of rockets by infantry against cavalry and in covering the storming of a fortressFC
0401111827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)The use of rockets from boatsFC
0401121827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)The use of rockets in fire ships and the mode of fitting any other ship for the discharge of rocketsFC
0401131827Major-General Sir W Congreve, Bart. A Treatise on the General Principles, Powers, and Facility of Application of the Congreve Rocket System, as compared with Artillery. For good quality illustrations see WASC 115 (but subtle differences noted below)Rocket ammunitionFC
0402001735John Walton's Powder Mills from J. Farmers History of Waltham Abbey b/w photographs of engraving Xref wasc-1262 and wasc-0372. Including 2 Christmas cards of image sent by PERMEJohn Walton's Powder Mills from J. Farmers History of Waltham Abbey b/w photographs of engraving Xref wasc-1262 and wasc-0372. Including 2 Christmas cards of image sent by PERME93FC/LF
0403001967Percival A. 'The Faversham Gunpowder Industry and its developmentPercival A. 'The Faversham Gunpowder Industry and its developmentFC
0404001968Percival, A. The Faversham Gunpowder Industry. Industrial Archaeology pp 1-42Percival, A. The Faversham Gunpowder Industry. Industrial Archaeology pp 1-42FC
0405001968Percival, A. The Faversham Gunpowder Industry. Part 2. Industrial Archaeology pp 128-34Percival, A. The Faversham Gunpowder Industry. Part 2. Industrial Archaeology pp 128-34FC
0406001967The Chart Gunpowder Mills Town and Port of Faversham, Kent. An illustrated leafletThe Chart Gunpowder Mills Town and Port of Faversham, Kent. An illustrated leafletFC
0407transferred to WASC 156transferred to WASC 156Void
04080026.4.1882Rains, G W History of Confederate Powder Works - An address delivered at 4th Annual Meeting on Memorial Day. Photo copyRains, G W History of Confederate Powder Works - An address delivered at 4th Annual Meeting on Memorial Day. Photo copyFC
0409009.6.1945Ministry of Supply. Memorandum - Closing of Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Photo copyMinistry of Supply. Memorandum - Closing of Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Photo copyFC
04100021.6.1945Meeting held at Royal Gunpowder Factory (Verbatim record) prior to closure of Royal Gunpowder Factory (Photo copy) Meeting held at Royal Gunpowder Factory (Verbatim record) prior to closure of Royal Gunpowder Factory (Photo copy) FC
04119.9.1944Forster, A Scheme to use Royal Gunpowder Factory SS as ARD Experimental StationForster, A Scheme to use Royal Gunpowder Factory SS as ARD Experimental StationMissing
0412003.2.1900Arkas, A. The deadliest spot near London. Where and how cordite, Guncotton and Nitro Glycerine are made. Photo copy plus 7 b/w photographs of processes. From the Penny Pictorial. (Compare with WASC 1059)Arkas, A. The deadliest spot near London. Where and how cordite, Guncotton and Nitro Glycerine are made. Photo copy plus 7 b/w photographs of processes. From the Penny Pictorial. (Compare with WASC 1059)94FC
041213.2.1900Arkas, A. The deadliest spot near London. Where and how cordite, Guncotton and Nitro Glycerine are made. Photo copy plus 7 b/w photographs of processes. From the Penny Pictorial. (Compare with WASC 1059)The guncotton dipping house full of cooling jars - here harmless cotton waste is converted into a powerful explosive94FC
041223.2.1900Arkas, A. The deadliest spot near London. Where and how cordite, Guncotton and Nitro Glycerine are made. Photo copy plus 7 b/w photographs of processes. From the Penny Pictorial. (Compare with WASC 1059)A tedious occupation - women picking the cotton waste for gun cotton94FC
041233.2.1900Arkas, A. The deadliest spot near London. Where and how cordite, Guncotton and Nitro Glycerine are made. Photo copy plus 7 b/w photographs of processes. From the Penny Pictorial. (Compare with WASC 1059)A reeling machine - winding the explosive cordite thread94FC
041243.2.1900Arkas, A. The deadliest spot near London. Where and how cordite, Guncotton and Nitro Glycerine are made. Photo copy plus 7 b/w photographs of processes. From the Penny Pictorial. (Compare with WASC 1059)Deadly Liquids - A yard full of acids for making explosives94FC
041253.2.1900Arkas, A. The deadliest spot near London. Where and how cordite, Guncotton and Nitro Glycerine are made. Photo copy plus 7 b/w photographs of processes. From the Penny Pictorial. (Compare with WASC 1059)The pressing house - Here cordite and guncotton are pressed by hydraulic rams94FC
041263.2.1900Arkas, A. The deadliest spot near London. Where and how cordite, Guncotton and Nitro Glycerine are made. Photo copy plus 7 b/w photographs of processes. From the Penny Pictorial. (Compare with WASC 1059)Cotton waste ready to be made into guncotton - After it has been picked it is carried over the shute into this department94FC
041273.2.1900Arkas, A. The deadliest spot near London. Where and how cordite, Guncotton and Nitro Glycerine are made. Photo copy plus 7 b/w photographs of processes. From the Penny Pictorial. (Compare with WASC 1059)Where nitroglycerine is made - This building once blew up with terrible results94FC
0413VOIDVOIDVoid
0414VOIDVOIDVoid
0415VOIDVOIDVoid
0416001909Nathan F L "Guncotton and its manufacture" From Journal of the Society of Chemical Industry, 1909Nathan F L "Guncotton and its manufacture" From Journal of the Society of Chemical Industry, 1909FC
0417VOID see WASC 1126VOID see WASC 1126Void
0418005.1.1970Daily Telegraph - photograph of Faversham Mill and comment on restorationDaily Telegraph - photograph of Faversham Mill and comment on restoration95FC
041912-14.6.1968VOID - Transferred to WASC 1126. ERDE Work Summaries and Pamphlets for Open Days.VOID - Transferred to WASC 1126. ERDE Work Summaries and Pamphlets for Open Days.Void
04201909Waltham Abbey Guncotton displacement plant b/w photographWaltham Abbey Guncotton displacement plant b/w photographMissing
0421008.7.1966Ministry of Aviation - ERDE Chief Scientists Summer Conference, July 1966. Booklet - Explosives and Materials Research and Development at Waltham Abbey. (similar to wasc-2160) Ministry of Aviation - ERDE Chief Scientists Summer Conference, July 1966. Booklet - Explosives and Materials Research and Development at Waltham Abbey. (similar to wasc-2160) FC
04220023.1.1976West Essex Gazette and Independent. Conservative Club Toast for Gerry - Article on Mr W H Gerrard plus photographWest Essex Gazette and Independent. Conservative Club Toast for Gerry - Article on Mr W H Gerrard plus photograph96FC
0423008.7.1966Chief Scientists Summer Conference ProgrammeChief Scientists Summer Conference ProgrammeFC
04240016.1.1968ERDE - History and Current Activities. M McLaren and L J Bellamy. Radio Programme on BBC Radio 4 (Home this Afternoon). Tape Recording of broadcast 5.00 pm 16th January 1968. Digital audio of this recording is available in WAOH collection (Waltham Abbey Oral History).ERDE - History and Current Activities. M McLaren and L J Bellamy. Radio Programme on BBC Radio 4 (Home this Afternoon). Tape Recording of broadcast 5.00 pm 16th January 1968. Digital audio of this recording is available in WAOH collection (Waltham Abbey Oral History).FC
0425VOIDVOIDVoid
042610.1968Fisher, W T Getting together for profitFisher, W T Getting together for profitMissing
0427006.10.1964Ordnance Board. History 1597-1964 by Brig. N SkentellberyOrdnance Board. History 1597-1964 by Brig. N SkentellberyFC
0428VOID - previously Royal Humane Society report 1797…..VOID - previously Royal Humane Society report 1797…..Void
0429VOIDVOIDVoid
0430VOIDVOIDVoid
0431009.9.1967Mintech. ERDE Families Day (Morning session)Mintech. ERDE Families Day (Morning session)FC
0432001970Huggins, P J. Waltham Abbey Monastic Site and Prehistoric evidence 1953-1967 Also a documentary survey and discussion of architectural features by K N Bascombe (booklet)Huggins, P J. Waltham Abbey Monastic Site and Prehistoric evidence 1953-1967 Also a documentary survey and discussion of architectural features by K N Bascombe (booklet)FC
0433009.9.1967Mintech. ERDE Families Day (Afternoon session)Mintech. ERDE Families Day (Afternoon session)FC
04341970Nambo, Heizo. Who invented the explosives? Nambo, Heizo. Who invented the explosives? Missing
04350014.8.1795John Walton Esq to His Majesty. Release of Powdermills and premises situated at Waltham Abbey and Barking CreekJohn Walton Esq to His Majesty. Release of Powdermills and premises situated at Waltham Abbey and Barking Creek97FC & LF
04351-114.8.1795John Walton Esq to His Majesty. Release of Powdermills and premises situated at Waltham Abbey and Barking CreekMounted photograph of original manuscript deed of release.97FC & LF
04351-214.8.1795John Walton Esq to His Majesty. Release of Powdermills and premises situated at Waltham Abbey and Barking CreekMounted photograph of John Walton's signature.97FC & LF
0435214.8.1795John Walton Esq to His Majesty. Release of Powdermills and premises situated at Waltham Abbey and Barking CreekTyped transcript of deed of release.FC & LF
0435325.03.1969John Walton Esq to His Majesty. Release of Powdermills and premises situated at Waltham Abbey and Barking Creek7 Glass slides of original manuscript deed of release.97FC & LF
04360014.8.1795Photo copy of Treasury Solicitor's typescript of WASC 435Photo copy of Treasury Solicitor's typescript of WASC 435FC
043700Lewis, T J - ERDE Nat Hist Soc. Bird Notes No 2 12/70. Dupl copy of Birds Observed 10/69-11.70Lewis, T J - ERDE Nat Hist Soc. Bird Notes No 2 12/70. Dupl copy of Birds Observed 10/69-11.70FC
04380021.2.1946Upton, E T Waterways Royal Gunpowder Factory TypescriptUpton, E T Waterways Royal Gunpowder Factory TypescriptFC
0439VOIDVOIDVoid
044000Royal Gunpowder Factory. Workmen's cottages (demolished c1900) b/w photographRoyal Gunpowder Factory. Workmen's cottages (demolished c1900) b/w photograph98FC
044100Jonah & the Whale. Tempera picture uncovered during demolition of cottages. b/w photographJonah & the Whale. Tempera picture uncovered during demolition of cottages. b/w photograph99FC
04421875Rules and Regulations Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham AbbeyRules and Regulations Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham AbbeyMissing
0443001884Regulations for the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham AbbeyRegulations for the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham AbbeyFC
0444001895Rules for the Cordite Branch, Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Rules for the Cordite Branch, Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey FC
04451894Rules for the Gunpowder Branch, Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey. Issued to J M ThomsonRules for the Gunpowder Branch, Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey. Issued to J M ThomsonMissing
04461904Rules for barges, Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Issued to J M Thomson.Rules for barges, Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Issued to J M Thomson.Missing
0447001914Two books - Rules of the Royal Gunpowder Factory, Waltham Abbey. Also seven books of Safety Instructions - Issued by Engineering and Allied Employers National Federation 1898. 1 book no. 1457 - Donated by Mr R Pike Issued to Mrs M Weeks. Ray Pike of 84 Copse Hill, Harlow, Essex - Museum Object Entry Form No 84. 2nd book no. 3968 - Donated by Mrs Jean Archer Issued to A G Hale. Two books - Rules of the Royal Gunpowder Factory, Waltham Abbey. Also seven books of Safety Instructions - Issued by Engineering and Allied Employers National Federation 1898. 1 book no. 1457 - Donated by Mr R Pike Issued to Mrs M Weeks. Ray Pike of 84 Copse Hill, Harlow, Essex - Museum Object Entry Form No 84. 2nd book no. 3968 - Donated by Mrs Jean Archer Issued to A G Hale. FC
0448001922Rules of the Royal Gunpowder Factory, Waltham Abbey. Rules of the Royal Gunpowder Factory, Waltham Abbey. FC
0449001934Rules of the Royal Gunpowder Factory, Waltham Abbey. Also another copy donated by Dennis AshbyRules of the Royal Gunpowder Factory, Waltham Abbey. Also another copy donated by Dennis AshbyFC
0450001905Regulations of the Danger Bldgs, Royal Laboratory WoolwichRegulations of the Danger Bldgs, Royal Laboratory WoolwichFC
04511939Rules of the RoF BishoptonRules of the RoF BishoptonMissing
04521941Rules of RoF IrvineRules of RoF IrvineMissing
0453001801Index entry re Gp mfr at Waltham Abbey in British Parliamentary PapersIndex entry re Gp mfr at Waltham Abbey in British Parliamentary PapersFC
045400Extracts from "Gunpowder - The History of an International Technology" Chapters 4 & 5 relating to the FeuerwerkbuchExtracts from "Gunpowder - The History of an International Technology" Chapters 4 & 5 relating to the FeuerwerkbuchFC
045500pre 1420Manuscript Codex ( Manual of firearms and explosives)- photograph of original in German. Original at Armouries, Tower of London. Manuscript Codex ( Manual of firearms and explosives)- photograph of original in German. Original at Armouries, Tower of London. FC
045600Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)100FC
04561Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)84F. Storming a castle; two ladders with attacker on each; defenders pouring boiling oil; archer with cross bow100FC
04562Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)84B. Cart with spiked bed and yoke for 2 oxen100FC
04563Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)85F. Storming a castle; cannon aimed at portcullis; archer with crossbow: army waiting; dead soldiers100FC
04564Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)85B. Making bombs; scales;filling cases;making and fitting fuses100FC
04565Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)86F. Castle under attack; cannon in foreground firing bombs; crossbows firing arrow shaped shells exploding on roof100FC
04566Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)86B. 2 workers; 1 master gunner, filling barrels100FC
04567Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)87F. Stamp mill; 4 workers; master gunner100FC
04568Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)87B. Making canvas wrapped cartridges; 4 workers and master gunner100FC
04569Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)88F. Factory filling cartridges seen in 87B and making arrow shaped shells seen in 86F100FC
045610Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)88B. Factory with 8 workers 100FC
045611Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)89F. Making rope covered bombs100FC
045612Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)89B. 3 workers process unidentified100FC
045613Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)90F. Castle under attack;ropeladder hanging from grapnels;archerin foreground; man holding hammer having secured bottom of rope ladder to ground;2 men in "tortoise" armour; defensive action being taken from castle100FC
045614Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)90B. Castle with men filling gabions in foreground100FC
045615Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)91F. Protective screen and triangular containers. Wheeled frames in foreground.100FC
045616Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)91B. Unidentified frame and planking100FC
045617Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)92F. Protective screen on cartwheels; feet visible at base100FC
045618Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)92B. Drill?100FC
045619Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)93F. Hoist?100FC
045620Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)93B. 2 ladders with wheels at top and spikes at bottom; pike with spike at one end and hook and large spike at other100FC
045621Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)94F. Selection of grappling hooks, ironware, bombs and shells(?)100FC
045622Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)94B. Selection of retorts?100FC
045623Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)95F. 4 "containers"100FC
045624Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)95B. Arrow shaped projectiles and 2 spherical bombs100FC
045625Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)96F. Cannon on cart with double yoke for oxen100FC
045626Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)96B. 2 cannon on carts; one with triple barrels100FC
045627Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)97A. Missing100FC
045628Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)97B. Missing100FC
045629Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)98A. Missing100FC
045630Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)98B. Missing100FC
045631Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)99F. Gun or cannon?100FC
045632Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)99B. Crane or hoist100FC
045633Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)100F. Cannon on wheeled carriage100FC
045634Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)100B. Detail of ladder?100FC
045635Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)101F. Cannon roped to wooden frame100FC
045636Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)101B. Rope used as slings or circlets; 2 barrel shaped bombs100FC
045637Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)102F. Device for breaking down door?100FC
045638Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)102B. Ladder with protective sides and top with spikes at base and wheels at top.100FC
045639Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)103F. Cart?100FC
045640Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)103B. Cart for delivering gabions?100FC
045641Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)104F. ?100FC
045642Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)104B. Hoist100FC
045643Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)105F. Cannon on hand cart100FC
045644Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)105B. 2 cannon; one with evevating screw.100FC
045645Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)106F. Cannon on cart with protective cover100FC
045646Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)106B. Small trestles for cannon100FC
045647Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)107F. Missing100FC
045648Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)107B. Missing100FC
045649Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)108F. Multiple cannon on cart100FC
045650Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)108B. 2 long fires for heating gun? Barrels100FC
045651Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)109F. Piledriver100FC
045652Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)109B. Castle under attack with 4 testudos in foreground100FC
045653Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)110F. Missing100FC
045654Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)110B. Platform and window shutters100FC
045655Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)111F. Parts of moveable frame with doors?100FC
045656Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)111B. Parts of container?100FC
045657Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)112F. Planking? Small head with hat at bottom100FC
045658Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)112B. ?100FC
045659Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)113F. Water lifting device100FC
045660Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)113B. Pump100FC
045661Pre 1420Photographs of illustrations in WASC 455 Page numbers in italics below are deduced (Relating to Feuerwerkbuch -Firework Book)114F. Water lifting device100FC
0457001895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)101FC
045711895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)Any matches?101FC
045721895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The sulphur refinery101FC
045731895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The saltpetre refinery101FC
045741895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The wood stacks101FC
045751895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)Making charcoal101FC
045761895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)Incorporating Mills (exterior view) including hand pushed truck on 2' 3'' gauge rail (wood with metal cap)101FC
045771895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)Incorporating Mills (interior view) showing edge runners and incorporating pan (mill bed)101FC
045781895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)Starting the incorporating mill101FC
045791895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The press house showing traverse (and powder boat)101FC
0457101895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)Entering a danger building101FC
0457111895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The moulding room101FC&LF
0457121895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)A powder barge101FC&LF
0457131895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)Interior of the hospital101FC
0457141895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)Picking cotton for cordite101LF
0457151895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The weighing and drying room101FC
0457161895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The dipping tanks101FC
0457171895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The cooling tanks101FC
0457181895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The boiling vats101FC
0457191895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The cordite press house101FC
0457201895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The nitro-glycerine works101FC
0457211895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)Mixing cordite dough101FC
0457221895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)Ten-stranding101FC&LF
0457231895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The settling pond101FC
0457241895Fitzgerald, William G How Explosives are made. Extract from the Strand Magazine Vol IX pp307-318. (Photos:Keisenbach)The pond after an explosion101FC
04581972Robey J A. The Copper & Lead Mines of Ecton Hill StaffsRobey J A. The Copper & Lead Mines of Ecton Hill StaffsMissing
0459001899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)102FC
045911899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Major F L Nathan RA, assistant superintendent of powder factory102FC
045921899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Lieutenant W B Anley RA Officer in charge of danger buildings, Waltham102FC
045931899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Headquarters of the staff, Waltham102LF
045941899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)"Any matches or keys" Sergeant searching a man102FC
045951899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)A Placid Scene - Waltham Lock - Loaded boats going down stream102FC
045961899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)The Waltham uniform showing boots used in buildings (and uniform made from lasting material)102FC
045971899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)A self-planted shrubbery - brick traverse separating mixing house from other buildings on Lower Island (showing Lower Island Lock102FC
045981899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Specimens of cordite and primers102FC
045991899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Landing acetone on arrival at factory102FC
0459101899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)The genesis of guncotton - acid mixing shed102FC
0459111899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Mixing acids by compressed air102FC
0459121899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)A study in cotton - picking room102LF
0459131899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Oven for drying cotton102FC
0459141899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Nitrating shop - in the dinner hour (dipping)p;pl102FC
0459151899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Poaching maching for washing guncotton102FC
0459161899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Moulding guncotton discs102LF
0459171899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)A silent giant - machine for pressing guncotton discs102FC
0459181899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Before and after incorporation102FC
0459191899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)A machine in its time plays many parts - baker's dough incorporator used for cordite mixing102FC
0459201899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Gentle persuasion - cordite being forced into cords under enormous pressure102FC
0459211899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Blending cordite - winding sixty strands into one rope102LF
0459221899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)Baking cordite - drying out the acetone at 100 degrees F102FC
0459237.5.1894Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)A ruined NG house - Quinton Hill Explosion102FC
0459247.5.1894Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)The crater of the volcano - showing pulverised brick and stone - Quinton Hill Explosion102FC
0459251899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)An NG lift - showing earth banks round NG house 102FC
0459261899-1900Engelbach, Frederick G. HMOF. Waltham Abbey. The Navy and Army Illustrated. Copies of 3 Articles 14.10.1899 30.12.1899 13.1.1900 (2 files original & photocopies) (Photos: Hudson & Kearns)A danger building - a process of manufacture of NG102FC
046000A new and complete history of Essex. Title page, pp146-7 From the earliest era down to 1771. Photo copyA new and complete history of Essex. Title page, pp146-7 From the earliest era down to 1771. Photo copyFC
046100Fuller, Thomas. The History of the Worthies of England (original & part photocopies)Fuller, Thomas. The History of the Worthies of England (original & part photocopies)139FC
0462VOIDVOIDVoid
046300Extract of Ralph Hudson. Typed transcript of WASC 1437 (now transferred to WASC 1437)Extract of Ralph Hudson. Typed transcript of WASC 1437 (now transferred to WASC 1437)FC
0464001735The Arms of John Walton, 1735The Arms of John Walton, 1735storage
04651823The Arms of the Board of OrdnanceThe Arms of the Board of OrdnanceMissing
046600Safety Lamp. Edison-Davis electric miners safety lamp. Makers John Davis & Son (Derby) Ltd. All Saints Works, Derby 792. This nickel-iron battery safety lamp, together with WASC 467, was used on the routine inspection of the factory process buildings.Safety Lamp. Edison-Davis electric miners safety lamp. Makers John Davis & Son (Derby) Ltd. All Saints Works, Derby 792. This nickel-iron battery safety lamp, together with WASC 467, was used on the routine inspection of the factory process buildings.soExhibition
046700Safety Lamp. The Concordia Electric Safety Lamp Co. Ltd., Luma Works, Cardiff.Safety Lamp. The Concordia Electric Safety Lamp Co. Ltd., Luma Works, Cardiff.soExhibition
04680013.4.1843A Relic on a Cardboard sign with hand written description - Relic from the explosion of the Corning and Press Houses, Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey, near All Marsh on 13 April 1843. Seven persons were killed. A six inch copper nail fashioned with ornamental designs, inscribed with the date of the explosion and wired to a card measuring 6" x 13" bearing the above legend.A Relic on a Cardboard sign with hand written description - Relic from the explosion of the Corning and Press Houses, Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey, near All Marsh on 13 April 1843. Seven persons were killed. A six inch copper nail fashioned with ornamental designs, inscribed with the date of the explosion and wired to a card measuring 6" x 13" bearing the above legend.108soFC
046917.10.1969Cheshire Observer A Rocket Inventor Article re CongreveCheshire Observer A Rocket Inventor Article re CongreveMissing
0470VOIDVOIDVoid
047113.3.1968Mansell H Visit re identification of cannon found on Refinery BridgeMansell H Visit re identification of cannon found on Refinery BridgeMissing
047200a) 'Estorick, E. Stafford Cripps, a biography, 1949 Title page, pp 45-48, Photo copy. b) 'Cooke, C. The Life of Richard Stafford Cripps. Title page, 1957 pp 65-75. Photo copy. c) Peter Clarke, Extracts from "The Cripps Version, the Life of Sir Stafford Cripps 1889-1952. Pub 2002a) 'Estorick, E. Stafford Cripps, a biography, 1949 Title page, pp 45-48, Photo copy. b) 'Cooke, C. The Life of Richard Stafford Cripps. Title page, 1957 pp 65-75. Photo copy. c) Peter Clarke, Extracts from "The Cripps Version, the Life of Sir Stafford Cripps 1889-1952. Pub 2002632FC
0473VOIDVOIDVoid
0474VOIDVOIDVoid
0475001787-1805Royal Gunpowder Factory - Extracts from letter books, reports etc Royal Gunpowder Factory - Extracts from letter books, reports etc FC
047600Williamson, H R. The Gunpowder Plot. TP, pp251-253. Photo copyWilliamson, H R. The Gunpowder Plot. TP, pp251-253. Photo copyFC
0477005.11.1967Was there any gunpowder in the Gunpowder Plot. Observer Col. SuppWas there any gunpowder in the Gunpowder Plot. Observer Col. SuppFC
04780014.11.1968Smithies, A. The Gunpowder Plot. Radio Times p70. Photo copySmithies, A. The Gunpowder Plot. Radio Times p70. Photo copyFC
04790029.10.1968"Tom Tom" BBC1 programme Items 1-4"Tom Tom" BBC1 programme Items 1-4FC
0480005.1952The legends of Saint Barbara. Pamphlet. Photo CopyThe legends of Saint Barbara. Pamphlet. Photo CopyFC
0481004.1970Blee, E.L. V2 Rocket at Waltham Abbey. Essex Countryside Vol 18 No 159 p84 (Photo copy)Blee, E.L. V2 Rocket at Waltham Abbey. Essex Countryside Vol 18 No 159 p84 (Photo copy)FC
0482003.1970Dee, K H. Some notes on the watermills on the River Lea. Essex Countryside Vol 18 No 158 pp52-53 photocopyDee, K H. Some notes on the watermills on the River Lea. Essex Countryside Vol 18 No 158 pp52-53 photocopyFC
0483001969Faversham Magazine. Vol 1 No 5 Summer 1969 pp21-22 Chart Gunpowder Mills - Restoration CommencesFaversham Magazine. Vol 1 No 5 Summer 1969 pp21-22 Chart Gunpowder Mills - Restoration Commences103FC
048424.10.1969Cheshire Observer Congreves of BurtonCheshire Observer Congreves of BurtonMissing
04850029.4.1967Historic Gunpowder Mills Chemistry & Industry p 578 Appeal for funds for restoration of Chart Mills photocopyHistoric Gunpowder Mills Chemistry & Industry p 578 Appeal for funds for restoration of Chart Mills photocopyFC
04860011.1967Hale, W G. The Story of the RSAF. Essex Countryside pp 42-43 photocopyHale, W G. The Story of the RSAF. Essex Countryside pp 42-43 photocopyFC
0487001787-1900List of succession of Chief Officers, Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey from Essex Review 10.1907 photocopyList of succession of Chief Officers, Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey from Essex Review 10.1907 photocopyFC
04880030.6.1969Council for British Archaeology. Report No 19. Gunpowder Works at Pont Newydd Title page pp 40-41 photocopyCouncil for British Archaeology. Report No 19. Gunpowder Works at Pont Newydd Title page pp 40-41 photocopyFC
0489004.1967Min Tech Review Article pp 4-6 - Gunpowder to Basic Research ERDE Waltham AbbeyMin Tech Review Article pp 4-6 - Gunpowder to Basic Research ERDE Waltham AbbeyFC
0490001907?Kelway, C A. A great Explosives Factory on the Essex Marshes. (Kynochtown) The Essex Review, Vol XVI pp112 - 121 photocopyKelway, C A. A great Explosives Factory on the Essex Marshes. (Kynochtown) The Essex Review, Vol XVI pp112 - 121 photocopyFC
0491001969Robey, J A. The Ecton Copper Mines in 17C. Bull, Peak Dist. Mines Hist Soc Vol 4 pt 2 pp145-155Robey, J A. The Ecton Copper Mines in 17C. Bull, Peak Dist. Mines Hist Soc Vol 4 pt 2 pp145-155FC
04921936Donald, M B History of the Chile Nitrate IndustryDonald, M B History of the Chile Nitrate IndustryMissing
0493007.5.1894An inscribed relic of Quinton Hill Nitro Glycerine explosion (label only)An inscribed relic of Quinton Hill Nitro Glycerine explosion (label only)soFC, Exhibition
04940026.3.1808Powder Mills Waltham Abbey, drawn & engraved by Ellis. b/w/photographs and framed col engraving and OriginalPowder Mills Waltham Abbey, drawn & engraved by Ellis. b/w/photographs and framed col engraving and Original104FC
04951930Tate, F G H AlcoholometryTate, F G H AlcoholometryMissing
049610.1968Pennie, A M . Canada's Oldest Propellant Sample ref to Abel's Guncotton at Waltham AbbeyPennie, A M . Canada's Oldest Propellant Sample ref to Abel's Guncotton at Waltham AbbeyMissing
0497VOIDVOIDVoid
04980018.1.1940Proceedings of Court of Enquiry at Waltham Abbey marked for the attention of Lt E L Blee and C J Haslar re explosion Folder with pp 1- 9 appendices and minutes. See wasc-0499 / wai-0105 for photos.Proceedings of Court of Enquiry at Waltham Abbey marked for the attention of Lt E L Blee and C J Haslar re explosion Folder with pp 1- 9 appendices and minutes. See wasc-0499 / wai-0105 for photos.FC
04990019/20.1.1940Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Explosion, 18.1.1940 . b/w photographs taken , bound in Album 7. see wasc-0498 for report.Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Explosion, 18.1.1940 . b/w photographs taken , bound in Album 7. see wasc-0498 for report.105FC
05000024.7.1847Explosion at Faversham. Illustrated London News p64 photocopyExplosion at Faversham. Illustrated London News p64 photocopyFC
05010013.2.1875Cotton Gunpowder. Illustrated London News photocopy of illustrated article.Cotton Gunpowder. Illustrated London News photocopy of illustrated article.FC
0502004.1966Beechworth Powder Magazine, Australia - National Trust Project re preservation (photocopy)Beechworth Powder Magazine, Australia - National Trust Project re preservation (photocopy)FC
0503001812-13Heads of contract to be offered to each of several powder makers in England. Draft spec for gp from private contractors 18 sheets photocopyHeads of contract to be offered to each of several powder makers in England. Draft spec for gp from private contractors 18 sheets photocopyFC
050400Memorial stone to John Walton in front of altar in Waltham Abbey Church. /1b/w photograph /2 InscriptionMemorial stone to John Walton in front of altar in Waltham Abbey Church. /1b/w photograph /2 Inscription106FC
05050010.1969Harvey, C O. Watermills on River Lea. Essex Countryside, Vol 17 No 153 pp42-43 photocopy see WASC 2355Harvey, C O. Watermills on River Lea. Essex Countryside, Vol 17 No 153 pp42-43 photocopy see WASC 2355657FC
050600early 1965ERDE Senior Staff group b/w photograph ERDE Senior Staff group b/w photograph 107FC
0507001890-7Bound book of newspaper cuttings from local and national press re various gp explosions inc Waltham AbbeyBound book of newspaper cuttings from local and national press re various gp explosions inc Waltham AbbeyFC
0508006.1919Committee of Enquiry into Future of HM's Factories at Gretna & Waltham Abbey. Transferred to WASC 2067.Committee of Enquiry into Future of HM's Factories at Gretna & Waltham Abbey. Transferred to WASC 2067.FC
050915.12.1975Daily Express. Article on close down of North SiteDaily Express. Article on close down of North SiteMissing
0510Royal Gunpowder Factory Accounts Books for years 1828,1849, 1855-63Royal Gunpowder Factory Accounts Books for years 1828,1849, 1855-63Missing
0511001894-1974Waltham Abbey 1894-1974. A Little Piece of History. Historical BrochureWaltham Abbey 1894-1974. A Little Piece of History. Historical BrochureFC
0512001851ERDE. Correspondence regarding Printers Block for ERDE Christmas Card. Printers Block depicting Walton House. Engraved by F. Bell, 1851.ERDE. Correspondence regarding Printers Block for ERDE Christmas Card. Printers Block depicting Walton House. Engraved by F. Bell, 1851.FC/LF
0513005" long copper nail from an Royal Gunpowder Factory Gunpowder Barge (noted in showcase 27.6.1973)5" long copper nail from an Royal Gunpowder Factory Gunpowder Barge (noted in showcase 27.6.1973)soFC
051400Covered boat Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey /1 Dyeline copy of Original drawing /2 b/w reduced prints /3 RCHME drawing of 10m Powder bargeCovered boat Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey /1 Dyeline copy of Original drawing /2 b/w reduced prints /3 RCHME drawing of 10m Powder bargeFC
0515VOID previously Bosworth, Essex Past and Present. Also WASC 370,377,905,1096VOID previously Bosworth, Essex Past and Present. Also WASC 370,377,905,1096Void
05160019.10.1787Letter from Wm Congreve to "My Lord Duke" (Duke of Richmond, Master General of Ordnance) re visit to Walton's Mills and the handover / takeover to His Majesty. Photocopy of originalLetter from Wm Congreve to "My Lord Duke" (Duke of Richmond, Master General of Ordnance) re visit to Walton's Mills and the handover / takeover to His Majesty. Photocopy of original595FC
0517001.10.1952T. Hedley Barry 'Records of the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey, Essex'. Report 1 - 'The records stored at Bridgwater' Report 2 - 'The documents from RSA Enfield'. cc of TypescriptT. Hedley Barry 'Records of the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey, Essex'. Report 1 - 'The records stored at Bridgwater' Report 2 - 'The documents from RSA Enfield'. cc of TypescriptFC
0518008.1953T Hedley Barry Consolidation of WASC 517T Hedley Barry Consolidation of WASC 517FC
0519VOIDVOIDVoid
0520Question and Answer re "Brown Bess" as applied to a musketQuestion and Answer re "Brown Bess" as applied to a musketMissing
05210010.1965Rudge, E A. Tales of the Essex border (5) The powder mill. Essex Countryside Vol 13 No 105 pp782-3 including an illustration of a view looking east along Highbridge St towards the Abbey Church showing corner of Powdermill Lane and b/w photo of illustrationRudge, E A. Tales of the Essex border (5) The powder mill. Essex Countryside Vol 13 No 105 pp782-3 including an illustration of a view looking east along Highbridge St towards the Abbey Church showing corner of Powdermill Lane and b/w photo of illustration109FC
0522Royal Gunpowder Factory Engineering Drawing Notebook inscribed SR 1846Royal Gunpowder Factory Engineering Drawing Notebook inscribed SR 1846Missing
0523Royal Gunpowder Factory Stores Accounts book 26.5.1818-1900 for saltpetre receiptsRoyal Gunpowder Factory Stores Accounts book 26.5.1818-1900 for saltpetre receiptsMissing
0524001961Dutton, W.S. 1000 years of Explosives from Wildfire to the H Bomb. pp 65-66, 80, 140-143. PhotocopyDutton, W.S. 1000 years of Explosives from Wildfire to the H Bomb. pp 65-66, 80, 140-143. PhotocopyFC
05251875Act of Parliament re Gunpowder to amend the Explosives ActAct of Parliament re Gunpowder to amend the Explosives ActMissing
0526001885-8Quinton Hill Controversy re footpath. Newspaper cuttings scrapbook 29.8.1885-24.7.1888 and Touchpaper articleQuinton Hill Controversy re footpath. Newspaper cuttings scrapbook 29.8.1885-24.7.1888 and Touchpaper articleFC
05270010.3.1809 (?)Debate in the House of Commons. 2 sheets. Typed copy concerning the utility of the Royal Gunpowder FactoryDebate in the House of Commons. 2 sheets. Typed copy concerning the utility of the Royal Gunpowder FactoryFC
05280022.1.1963New entrance and Police post to Highbridge St showing new road widening schemeNew entrance and Police post to Highbridge St showing new road widening schemeFC
0529006.11.1967MacLaren M The Royal Gunpowder Factory - A lecture to the Waltham Abbey Hist. Soc, pp1-14 photocopyMacLaren M The Royal Gunpowder Factory - A lecture to the Waltham Abbey Hist. Soc, pp1-14 photocopyFC
0530005.4.1906Hodgson, M. Letter of reference ref Mr M Findlay photocopyHodgson, M. Letter of reference ref Mr M Findlay photocopyFC
05310022.8.1890Explosion at a govt. powder factory. Backed b/w photographs of press cuttings from Waltham Abbey Hist Soc collection re explosion 22.8.1890Explosion at a govt. powder factory. Backed b/w photographs of press cuttings from Waltham Abbey Hist Soc collection re explosion 22.8.1890FC
05321959Goodall , A M. Our family tree. Extract re history of ArmamentsGoodall , A M. Our family tree. Extract re history of ArmamentsMissing
0533009.1969Gates, W. Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey. Society News. The bulletin of Enfield Arch. Soc. No 34. Re history of Royal Gunpowder Factory. 6 sheets photocopyGates, W. Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey. Society News. The bulletin of Enfield Arch. Soc. No 34. Re history of Royal Gunpowder Factory. 6 sheets photocopyFC
0534001904Rules of the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey TP, pp 1-18 Manuscript copyRules of the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey TP, pp 1-18 Manuscript copyFC
053500Brass sovereign weights, 5 10, 20, 30, 50, 100, used for weighing sovereigns for wages (?)Brass sovereign weights, 5 10, 20, 30, 50, 100, used for weighing sovereigns for wages (?)sostorage
0536001693-1727Waltham Holy Cross Parish Register. Entries for 3 deaths owing to Gunpowder explosions, and one baptism . Typescript copyWaltham Holy Cross Parish Register. Entries for 3 deaths owing to Gunpowder explosions, and one baptism . Typescript copyFC
0537VOIDVOIDVoid
05381938Historical Data re ARD, WoolwichHistorical Data re ARD, WoolwichMissing
053928.2.1964Man's knowledge and history of explosives. Short article. Air Force Safety HandbookMan's knowledge and history of explosives. Short article. Air Force Safety HandbookMissing
0540001838Biderman, A. Notes on Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey. (Lammot du Pont papers. Re the process of gunpowder manufacturing at Waltham Abbey as he saw it during his visit in 1838)Biderman, A. Notes on Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey. (Lammot du Pont papers. Re the process of gunpowder manufacturing at Waltham Abbey as he saw it during his visit in 1838)FC
0541001648Documents re Sewardstone and High Beech. (Court leet etc). Re the powdermills at SewardstoneDocuments re Sewardstone and High Beech. (Court leet etc). Re the powdermills at SewardstoneFC
0542009.1969Lewis, T J . Notes on birds of ERDE N Site and their habitatsLewis, T J . Notes on birds of ERDE N Site and their habitatsFC
054317.10.1944Armament Research Dept. Minutes of Meeting re Postwar Organisation.Armament Research Dept. Minutes of Meeting re Postwar Organisation.Missing
0544001561Erizzo, Marco Antonio. Contract for the supply of sulphur and saltpetre, 1 sheet photocopyErizzo, Marco Antonio. Contract for the supply of sulphur and saltpetre, 1 sheet photocopyFC
0545001561Erizzo, Marco Antonio. Contract for the supply of sulphur and saltpetre, Typed transcript - transcribed by K N Bascombe. Original sheet photocopyErizzo, Marco Antonio. Contract for the supply of sulphur and saltpetre, Typed transcript - transcribed by K N Bascombe. Original sheet photocopyFC
05463.11.1944ARD. Proposal for a site for research on Explosives BUT SEE WASC 1860ARD. Proposal for a site for research on Explosives BUT SEE WASC 1860Missing
0547001561Erizzo, Marco Antonio Letter to John Tamworth of Waltham Abbey. In Italian re supply of gp ingredientsErizzo, Marco Antonio Letter to John Tamworth of Waltham Abbey. In Italian re supply of gp ingredientsFC
054711561Erizzo, Marco Antonio Letter to John Tamworth of Waltham Abbey. In Italian re supply of gp ingredientsMarco Antonio Erizzo. Letter to John Tamworth of Waltham Abbey. Typed transcript. OriginalFC
054721560Erizzo, Marco Antonio Letter to John Tamworth of Waltham Abbey. In Italian re supply of gp ingredientsMarco Antonio Erizzo. Letter to John Tamworth of Waltham Abbey. MS address showing 1560. b/w photographFC
054800A note re John Smeaton and mills on 'A plan of the Powder Mills at Waltham Abbey and the Fishery on the River Lea, the property of Walton Esq. Survey 1863 (Walton's Deed plan)' WAMP 900-001A note re John Smeaton and mills on 'A plan of the Powder Mills at Waltham Abbey and the Fishery on the River Lea, the property of Walton Esq. Survey 1863 (Walton's Deed plan)' WAMP 900-001FC
05490012. 1977PERME Christmas Card. Reproduction of the Powder Mills at Waltham Abbey 1735PERME Christmas Card. Reproduction of the Powder Mills at Waltham Abbey 1735FC
0550008.7.1788Deputy Comptroller, RPF, Faversham. Instructions from William Congreve to Waltham Abbey Gunpowder Factory on proportions of ingredients for Gunpowder. 2 sheets photocopyDeputy Comptroller, RPF, Faversham. Instructions from William Congreve to Waltham Abbey Gunpowder Factory on proportions of ingredients for Gunpowder. 2 sheets photocopyFC
0551007.2.1789The "Establishment" in 1789 as laid down by Duke of Richmond, Master General of Ordnance. /1 Document showing the salary of each employee at the Royal Gunpowder Factory. 3 sheets photocopy /2 Accompanying letter from Duke dated Whitehall. 1 sheet photocopyThe "Establishment" in 1789 as laid down by Duke of Richmond, Master General of Ordnance. /1 Document showing the salary of each employee at the Royal Gunpowder Factory. 3 sheets photocopy /2 Accompanying letter from Duke dated Whitehall. 1 sheet photocopyFC
055200c 1738The Case of the Petitioners Philippa and John Walton, Gunpowder Makers, Owners and occupiers of the Gunpowder Mills situated at Waltham Abbey. Petition re Bill for the River Lea Act of 1730. 1 sheet typescriptThe Case of the Petitioners Philippa and John Walton, Gunpowder Makers, Owners and occupiers of the Gunpowder Mills situated at Waltham Abbey. Petition re Bill for the River Lea Act of 1730. 1 sheet typescriptFC
055300A Powder Flask. b/w photographA Powder Flask. b/w photograph110FC
05541810-1815Flintlock Musket on loan from Tower of LondonFlintlock Musket on loan from Tower of LondonMissing
05551837Percussion Musket on loan from Tower of LondonPercussion Musket on loan from Tower of LondonMissing
055623.7.1801Royal Society Letter re explosion at Waltham AbbeyRoyal Society Letter re explosion at Waltham AbbeyMissing
05570020.6.1843Faraday, Michael. Letter to the Royal Laboratory at Woolwich containing his report on his enquiry into an accident in which 7 lives were lost. Dated Royal Institution. 2 sheets photocopyFaraday, Michael. Letter to the Royal Laboratory at Woolwich containing his report on his enquiry into an accident in which 7 lives were lost. Dated Royal Institution. 2 sheets photocopyFC
0558PERME Waltham Abbey Folder with details of American National Anthem and Congreve Rocket SystemPERME Waltham Abbey Folder with details of American National Anthem and Congreve Rocket SystemMissing
055900Lt Gen Sir William Congreve, 1st Baronet, Controller of the Mills 1787 - 1812. Portrait Water Colour - Philip de Loutherbourg, R.A. (1740-1812) Lt Gen Sir William Congreve, 1st Baronet, Controller of the Mills 1787 - 1812. Portrait Water Colour - Philip de Loutherbourg, R.A. (1740-1812) 111FC
0560001937Vat House book (blank)Vat House book (blank)FC
0561VOIDVOIDVoid
0562007.6.1974Lewis, T J. ERDE Nat Hist Soc. Bird notes No 3 photocopyLewis, T J. ERDE Nat Hist Soc. Bird notes No 3 photocopyFC
0563001968-74John Williams - List of flora found in ERDE . 13 sheets. Photocopy. See also card index of flora, John Williams, wasc-1831John Williams - List of flora found in ERDE . 13 sheets. Photocopy. See also card index of flora, John Williams, wasc-1831FC
0564VOIDVOIDVoid
0565VOIDVOIDVoid
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05688.1.1966The Financial Times. Article re ERDE's simulation of Sonic BangsThe Financial Times. Article re ERDE's simulation of Sonic BangsMissing
056900List of documents in possession of Waltham Abbey Historical Soc, photographed at ERDE 3 & 10, 1964 and 6 & 7 1965List of documents in possession of Waltham Abbey Historical Soc, photographed at ERDE 3 & 10, 1964 and 6 & 7 1965FC
0570003000BCThe first recorded projectile at the RGM site. Flint arrowhead dated 3000-1800BC. Found at Newtons Pool by J.H.Munns, July 1967. Also notes on arrowhead.The first recorded projectile at the RGM site. Flint arrowhead dated 3000-1800BC. Found at Newtons Pool by J.H.Munns, July 1967. Also notes on arrowhead.173FC
057011967The first recorded projectile at the RGM site. Flint arrowhead dated 3000-1800BC. Found at Newtons Pool by J.H.Munns, July 1967. Also notes on arrowhead.photo - front Flint arrowhead173FC
057021967The first recorded projectile at the RGM site. Flint arrowhead dated 3000-1800BC. Found at Newtons Pool by J.H.Munns, July 1967. Also notes on arrowhead.photo - back Flint arrowhead173FC
057126.7.1977Thames Water, Lea Division. Chalk Bridge to Ware Flood Alleviation SchemeThames Water, Lea Division. Chalk Bridge to Ware Flood Alleviation SchemeFC
05720022.4.1843The Explosion at Waltham Abbey. The Pictorial Times, Vol 1 pp 85-86 /1 Typed transcript provided by K Bascombe from the original in BM Newspaper Lib. /2 4 b/w photographs of illustrations.The Explosion at Waltham Abbey. The Pictorial Times, Vol 1 pp 85-86 /1 Typed transcript provided by K Bascombe from the original in BM Newspaper Lib. /2 4 b/w photographs of illustrations.112FC
0572122.4.1843The Explosion at Waltham Abbey. The Pictorial Times, Vol 1 pp 85-86 /1 Typed transcript provided by K Bascombe from the original in BM Newspaper Lib. /2 4 b/w photographs of illustrations.The Explosion at Waltham Abbey. The Pictorial Times, Vol 1 pp 85-86 Photograph of ruins of the Powder Mills at WA, sketched on the spot.112FC
0572222.4.1843The Explosion at Waltham Abbey. The Pictorial Times, Vol 1 pp 85-86 /1 Typed transcript provided by K Bascombe from the original in BM Newspaper Lib. /2 4 b/w photographs of illustrations.The Explosion at Waltham Abbey. The Pictorial Times, Vol 1 pp 85-86 Funeral in the churchyard of WA. 112FC
05730022.4.1843The Explosion at Waltham Abbey. Illustrated London News, Vol II, pp275-6 /1 Typed transcript provided by K Bascombe from the original in BM Newspaper Lib. /2 b/w photographs of the article /3 3 b/w photographs of illustrations.The Explosion at Waltham Abbey. Illustrated London News, Vol II, pp275-6 /1 Typed transcript provided by K Bascombe from the original in BM Newspaper Lib. /2 b/w photographs of the article /3 3 b/w photographs of illustrations.FC
0573122.4.1843The Explosion at Waltham Abbey. Illustrated London News, Vol II, pp275-6 /1 Typed transcript provided by K Bascombe from the original in BM Newspaper Lib. /2 b/w photographs of the article /3 3 b/w photographs of illustrations.The Explosion at Waltham Abbey. Illustrated London News, Vol II, pp275-6 4 b/w glass plate negs of artist's impression of explosion113FC
0573222.4.1843The Explosion at Waltham Abbey. Illustrated London News, Vol II, pp275-6 /1 Typed transcript provided by K Bascombe from the original in BM Newspaper Lib. /2 b/w photographs of the article /3 3 b/w photographs of illustrations.The Explosion at Waltham Abbey. Illustrated London News, Vol II, pp275-6 Illustration of funeral of unfortunate workmen113FC
0574001851Newspaper cutting "The Burglary at the Ordnance Powder Works at Waltham b/w photograph of cuttingNewspaper cutting "The Burglary at the Ordnance Powder Works at Waltham b/w photograph of cuttingFC
05750029.5.1861Morning Chronicle "Frightful Explosion at the Government Gunpowder Works." Typed transcript by K.BascombeMorning Chronicle "Frightful Explosion at the Government Gunpowder Works." Typed transcript by K.BascombeFC
0576001.6.1861Illustrated London News Vol XXXVIII p 505. Re explosion at Royal Gunpowder Factory. Typed transcript by K BascombeIllustrated London News Vol XXXVIII p 505. Re explosion at Royal Gunpowder Factory. Typed transcript by K BascombeFC
0577003.6.1861Morning Chronicle "The Terrible Explosion at Royal Gunpowder Factory. Singular Neglect in a Government Est. Special Verdict Waltham Cross Saturday evening" Typed transcript by K.BascombeMorning Chronicle "The Terrible Explosion at Royal Gunpowder Factory. Singular Neglect in a Government Est. Special Verdict Waltham Cross Saturday evening" Typed transcript by K.BascombeFC
0578008.6.1861Illustrated London News Vol XXXVIII p 537. Re explosion at Royal Gunpowder Factory. /1 Typed transcript by K Bascombe /2 b/w photographs of illustrationIllustrated London News Vol XXXVIII p 537. Re explosion at Royal Gunpowder Factory. /1 Typed transcript by K Bascombe /2 b/w photographs of illustration114FC
0579009.10.1964Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. 9.10.1964 Chest "find"recalls tragedy of long ago - Powder Mill Explosions of 1843Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. 9.10.1964 Chest "find"recalls tragedy of long ago - Powder Mill Explosions of 1843FC
0580004.12.1963T E Lawrence collection related to the Hejaz RailwayT E Lawrence collection related to the Hejaz Railway557FC
058014.12.1963T E Lawrence collection related to the Hejaz RailwayThe Times - Tracking the Train Lawrence wrecked. Original Illustrated Article, concerning the Hijaz Railway. Including a reference to "an intact pack of guncotton stamped "1916 ROPF" found near a destroyed bridge." Also correspondence between Dr Johnson and Dr Lovecy.557FC
058022009T E Lawrence collection related to the Hejaz RailwayArticle from News Letter of T E Lawrence Society. Winter 2009: T E Lawrence and the Hejaz - A very Explosive Railway by Les Tucker, linking T E Lawrence, destruction of Hejaz and Waltham Abbey Guncotton. Burnt out truck. (see wai 443/24, 397/19)557FC
058032009T E Lawrence collection related to the Hejaz RailwayDamage to the railway Derailed rolling stock with escaping man on camel557FC
058042009T E Lawrence collection related to the Hejaz RailwayPresentation by Les Tucker, Guncotton - The Wider Perspective. Presented to the T.E. Lawrence Society AGM at RGM in 2009.FC
058113.1.1966New Scientist. Exploding cord makes sonic bangsNew Scientist. Exploding cord makes sonic bangsMissing
0582009.9.1966Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. "Sonic Bangs to Fibre Whiskers" Researches behind closed doors. Re 1966 public tour of ERDECheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. "Sonic Bangs to Fibre Whiskers" Researches behind closed doors. Re 1966 public tour of ERDEFC
05830022.7.1966Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. "Centuries of Mystery Disappear" Re 1966 public tour of ERDECheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. "Centuries of Mystery Disappear" Re 1966 public tour of ERDEFC
05840013.10.1967Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Re visit to ERDE by press. Photo of Bran Tub and Whiskers.Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Re visit to ERDE by press. Photo of Bran Tub and Whiskers.FC
058511.1967Rubber & Plastics Age Lower cost whiskersRubber & Plastics Age Lower cost whiskersMissing
05860019.1.1968Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Museum at ERDECheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Museum at ERDEFC
05870017.3.1968Sunday Express "Bang! Bang! Bang! And nobody batted an eyelid" Illustrated article re the ERDEfenderSunday Express "Bang! Bang! Bang! And nobody batted an eyelid" Illustrated article re the ERDEfenderFC
05880014.6.1968The Sun "Centuries of Secrecy end with a bang". Article re opening of ERDE to publicThe Sun "Centuries of Secrecy end with a bang". Article re opening of ERDE to publicFC
05890014.6.1968The Daily Telegraph. Original article re ERDE, with notes and photographs of an underwater explosion and whiskers collected from a bran tubThe Daily Telegraph. Original article re ERDE, with notes and photographs of an underwater explosion and whiskers collected from a bran tubFC
05900014.6.1968The Times Explosives R&D Centre open first time since 1945.The Times Explosives R&D Centre open first time since 1945.FC
05910014.6.1968Morning Star "Government made best gunppowder"Morning Star "Government made best gunppowder"FC
05920014.6.1968Guardian "Whiskers may solve supersonic problem."Guardian "Whiskers may solve supersonic problem."FC
05930014.6.1968Daily Mirror "Scientists triumph by a whisker"Daily Mirror "Scientists triumph by a whisker"FC
05940019.6.1968Metalworking Production - Scientific Article - Reinforcement fibresMetalworking Production - Scientific Article - Reinforcement fibresFC
05950020.6.1968New Scientist - Scientific Article - Bend testingNew Scientist - Scientific Article - Bend testingFC
05960020.6.1968New Scientist - Scientific Article - ERDENew Scientist - Scientific Article - ERDEFC
05970021.6.1968Plastics and Rubber Weekly - Scientific Article - Asbestos for Car BodiesPlastics and Rubber Weekly - Scientific Article - Asbestos for Car BodiesFC
05980021.6.1968The Engineer - Scientific Article - ERDEThe Engineer - Scientific Article - ERDEFC
05990021.6.1968Electronics Weekly - Scientific Article - MinTechElectronics Weekly - Scientific Article - MinTechFC
06000021.6.1968Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph - ERDE gates opened to 2000 folkCheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph - ERDE gates opened to 2000 folkFC
06010021.6.1968Cheshunt & Waltham Mercury - Car of the Future, Made of Asbestos!Cheshunt & Waltham Mercury - Car of the Future, Made of Asbestos!FC
06020022.6.1968Nature - Materials article and open dayNature - Materials article and open dayFC
06030022.6.1968Chemistry and Industry - ERDE articleChemistry and Industry - ERDE articleFC
06040024.6.1968Hansard Vol 767, No 140, Extract re two questions on ERDE's non military activities. PhotocopyHansard Vol 767, No 140, Extract re two questions on ERDE's non military activities. PhotocopyFC
06050028.6.1968Engineering - ERDE article re whiskersEngineering - ERDE article re whiskersFC
06060028.6.1968Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph - ERDE Open Day - Illus article re whiskersCheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph - ERDE Open Day - Illus article re whiskersFC
0607006.1968Rubber & Plastics Age - Carbon Fibre articleRubber & Plastics Age - Carbon Fibre articleFC
06086.1968Electronik-Entwicklung - Amplitudenbegrenzung Schutzt gehor Electronik-Entwicklung - Amplitudenbegrenzung Schutzt gehor Missing
06090028.6.1968Cheshunt & Waltham Mercury - Article re ERDE's chauffeurs. Vivienne Course. b/w photographCheshunt & Waltham Mercury - Article re ERDE's chauffeurs. Vivienne Course. b/w photographFC
0610New materials for space age. Japanese mag. Article re whiskersNew materials for space age. Japanese mag. Article re whiskersMissing
0611Bolivian press article re whiskersBolivian press article re whiskersMissing
0612007.1968Electrical Equipment - ERDE Materials research and open dayElectrical Equipment - ERDE Materials research and open dayFC
06135.7.1968Evening Standard New Zealand re whiskersEvening Standard New Zealand re whiskersMissing
0614005.7.1968Plastics and Rubber Weekly - ERDE open dayPlastics and Rubber Weekly - ERDE open dayFC
06156.7.1968South Wales Evening Post re Superstrong plasticSouth Wales Evening Post re Superstrong plasticMissing
061612.7.1968Plastics and Rubber Weekly Nylon Explosive proof sealPlastics and Rubber Weekly Nylon Explosive proof sealMissing
061719.7.1968European Chemical News New CopolymersEuropean Chemical News New CopolymersMissing
061826.7.1968Engineering WhiskersEngineering WhiskersMissing
06197.1968Space Age Materials Indian & Eastern EngineerSpace Age Materials Indian & Eastern EngineerMissing
062019.8.1968Fraser R T M Stability of Nitrate EstersFraser R T M Stability of Nitrate EstersMissing
062126.8.1968International WhiskersInternational WhiskersMissing
06228.1968Mintech Research - Engineering materials & DesignMintech Research - Engineering materials & DesignMissing
06238.1968Rubber World - Research ActivityRubber World - Research ActivityMissing
0624008.1968Metal & Materials - ERDE diversifies its activitiesMetal & Materials - ERDE diversifies its activitiesFC
06258.1968Magnetic Measurement of Distance - ControlMagnetic Measurement of Distance - ControlMissing
062627.9.1968British Week Exhibition. British Journal of photographgraphyBritish Week Exhibition. British Journal of photographgraphyMissing
06279.1968Italian article on Ultra Strong MaterialsItalian article on Ultra Strong MaterialsMissing
06289.1968Rubber & Plastics Age - WhiskersRubber & Plastics Age - WhiskersMissing
06293.9.1968Electrical Review - Competition for Carbon FibresElectrical Review - Competition for Carbon FibresMissing
063010.1968Plastics Industry News - Materials for Space AgePlastics Industry News - Materials for Space AgeMissing
063110.1968Prof Engineering - Superstrong matsProf Engineering - Superstrong matsMissing
063210.1968Hobin T P - Vapour Pressure Apparatus.Hobin T P - Vapour Pressure Apparatus.Missing
063310.1968Spanish article re super strong matsSpanish article re super strong matsMissing
0634001.11.1968Bowler Stanley W - British Journal of photography - Explosives photographBowler Stanley W - British Journal of photography - Explosives photographFC
0635Measurement and Instrument Review. Re Double pulse generatorMeasurement and Instrument Review. Re Double pulse generatorMissing
063611.1968Linear Electrical thermometer - Measurement and Instrument ReviewLinear Electrical thermometer - Measurement and Instrument ReviewMissing
0637001.11.1968Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. 1/ Bang on time at ERDE /2 ERDE goes off with a bang on TVCheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. 1/ Bang on time at ERDE /2 ERDE goes off with a bang on TVFC
063830.11.1968Nitrado de Silicio. Lux JornalNitrado de Silicio. Lux JornalMissing
063912.1968ERDEfender M & I ReviewERDEfender M & I ReviewMissing
064012.1968P & R W - Asbestos Thermoplastics and Fast modulus measurementP & R W - Asbestos Thermoplastics and Fast modulus measurementMissing
064112.1968Explosive diversification Chem and Process Eng.Explosive diversification Chem and Process Eng.Missing
06421.1969Ultra Kuvvet Pirelli Istanbul Ultra strong matsUltra Kuvvet Pirelli Istanbul Ultra strong matsMissing
06430020.2.1969Evening News - Secret Blasts anger the Tomato Men - Article re explosions and subsequent complaints.Evening News - Secret Blasts anger the Tomato Men - Article re explosions and subsequent complaints.FC
064421.2.1969Brisbane Courier Mail. Re refutation of germ warfare chargeBrisbane Courier Mail. Re refutation of germ warfare chargeMissing
06450021.2.1969Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph - ERDE Bangs upset company at WalthamCheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph - ERDE Bangs upset company at WalthamFC
06460024.2.1969Daily Mail - Blasts damaging greenhouses. PhotocopyDaily Mail - Blasts damaging greenhouses. PhotocopyFC
06470013.5.1969Evening News - Robots move in on battle of the bangsEvening News - Robots move in on battle of the bangsFC
064824.5.1969Bellamy L J. Molecular structure - Chem & Ind.Bellamy L J. Molecular structure - Chem & Ind.Missing
064910.3.1969Life of polyurethanes Prod. EngLife of polyurethanes Prod. EngMissing
06500014.3.1969Herts Mercury - ERDE Bangs cracking greenhousesHerts Mercury - ERDE Bangs cracking greenhousesFC
06510026.3.1969Evening News - Blast experts to visit greenhousesEvening News - Blast experts to visit greenhousesFC
06524.1969Reinforcements for engineering plastics - Brit PlasticsReinforcements for engineering plastics - Brit PlasticsMissing
06530029.8.1969Cheshunt & Waltham Mercury - The hall where kings ate. Article re finding the walls of the Abbots House during an archaeological digCheshunt & Waltham Mercury - The hall where kings ate. Article re finding the walls of the Abbots House during an archaeological digFC
06540029.8.1969Cheshunt & Waltham Mercury - Illus art. Re visit of Mr Gerald Fowler ( Joint Parliamentry Secretary at the Min of Tech), to ERDE. b/w photograph showing Mr S F M Whiteside, Dr K D Errington, Mr Fowler and Dr BellamyCheshunt & Waltham Mercury - Illus art. Re visit of Mr Gerald Fowler ( Joint Parliamentry Secretary at the Min of Tech), to ERDE. b/w photograph showing Mr S F M Whiteside, Dr K D Errington, Mr Fowler and Dr Bellamy520FC
06550029.8.1969Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph - Art re Gerald Fowlers visit to ERDECheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph - Art re Gerald Fowlers visit to ERDEFC
06568.1969Death announcement of Anne Howieson formerly SEO at ERDE - Chem in Britain.Death announcement of Anne Howieson formerly SEO at ERDE - Chem in Britain.Missing
0657009.1969Hollingsworth B L Testing mats by exposure - New TechnologyHollingsworth B L Testing mats by exposure - New TechnologyFC
065827.11.1969Financial Times. - Carbon Fibre Financial Times. - Carbon Fibre Missing
065911.1969New Technology - re Adhesives and ERDENew Technology - re Adhesives and ERDEMissing
06601.12.1969Financial Times. - Powder bombingFinancial Times. - Powder bombingMissing
06611969French article re rocketsFrench article re rocketsMissing
06621.1.1970Peters, Duncan. Re Carbon Fibre - The EngineerPeters, Duncan. Re Carbon Fibre - The EngineerMissing
06632.1970Design Engineering - Fibre alignmentDesign Engineering - Fibre alignmentMissing
066412.3.1970Peters, Duncan. Re Whiskers - The EngineerPeters, Duncan. Re Whiskers - The EngineerMissing
06653.1970Design Engineering - Fibre classifyingDesign Engineering - Fibre classifyingMissing
06663.4.1970Daily Telegraph - re Nitro Glycerine DetectionDaily Telegraph - re Nitro Glycerine DetectionMissing
06670010.4.1970Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph - Newspaper Article "Scientists may beat sky pirates" re ERDE development of an instrument that can detect nitroglycerine. Photo b/w of G S Welby and Dr R J J Simkins with instrument. /2 Also newspaper article re development of a combustible cartridge case. Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph - Newspaper Article "Scientists may beat sky pirates" re ERDE development of an instrument that can detect nitroglycerine. Photo b/w of G S Welby and Dr R J J Simkins with instrument. /2 Also newspaper article re development of a combustible cartridge case. 521FC
0668VOIDVOIDVoid
066900c 1918RGF. Guncotton Section, Beater Stage b/w group staff photograph with names including . Harry West, Darkie Parker, - Chalkley, Mrs Trotter (nee Beatrice Mary Duck), Hilda Kiddy - see also WASC 881RGF. Guncotton Section, Beater Stage b/w group staff photograph with names including . Harry West, Darkie Parker, - Chalkley, Mrs Trotter (nee Beatrice Mary Duck), Hilda Kiddy - see also WASC 881115FC
0670005.1967Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey (Built 1848) during demolition in May 1967. b/w photographs 1 - 9Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey (Built 1848) during demolition in May 1967. b/w photographs 1 - 9116FC
067015.1967Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey (Built 1848) during demolition in May 1967. b/w photographs 1 - 9South side of bridge looking east (just before demolition) showing gun barrels in position116FC
067025.1967Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey (Built 1848) during demolition in May 1967. b/w photographs 1 - 9North side of bridge looking east116FC
067035.1967Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey (Built 1848) during demolition in May 1967. b/w photographs 1 - 9North side of bridge looking east (different view)116FC
067045.1967Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey (Built 1848) during demolition in May 1967. b/w photographs 1 - 9Looking south east116FC
067055.1967Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey (Built 1848) during demolition in May 1967. b/w photographs 1 - 9Looking south east (different view)116FC
067065.1967Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey (Built 1848) during demolition in May 1967. b/w photographs 1 - 9South of bridge looking north, showing inscription of date and markers116FC
067075.1967Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey (Built 1848) during demolition in May 1967. b/w photographs 1 - 9Looking north under bridge116FC
067085.1967Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey (Built 1848) during demolition in May 1967. b/w photographs 1 - 9Looking north under bridge (different view)116FC
067095.1967Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey (Built 1848) during demolition in May 1967. b/w photographs 1 - 9Looking south east116FC&LF
0671001967Old Cannons removed from Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey. b/w photographs /1 - /3Old Cannons removed from Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey. b/w photographs /1 - /3117FC
067111967Old Cannons removed from Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey. b/w photographs /1 - /3View from side of all four cannon by waterway117FC
067121967Old Cannons removed from Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey. b/w photographs /1 - /3View from rear of all four cannon by waterway117FC
067131967Old Cannons removed from Refinery Bridge Waltham Abbey. b/w photographs /1 - /3Close up shot of one cannon117FC
0672006.1967ERDE NS. Arched bridge (1878) near burning ground. b/w photograph ERDE NS. Arched bridge (1878) near burning ground. b/w photograph 118FC
0673VOIDVOIDVoid
0674001956Royal Gunpowder Factory. The ruins of the last pair of mills. b/w photographs of the same scene as Monro's paintingRoyal Gunpowder Factory. The ruins of the last pair of mills. b/w photographs of the same scene as Monro's painting119FC
067500Cattle Market, Waltham Abbey. b/w photographCattle Market, Waltham Abbey. b/w photograph120FC
06761817Gasmeter Experiments report bookGasmeter Experiments report bookMissing
0677001832Braddock J. A Memoir on Gunpowder in which are discussed the Principles Both of its Manufacture and Proof. Including illustration of a saltpetre refinery -filtering trough and filters - See WASC 2229Braddock J. A Memoir on Gunpowder in which are discussed the Principles Both of its Manufacture and Proof. Including illustration of a saltpetre refinery -filtering trough and filters - See WASC 2229586FC
06781916Mfr of Nitro Glycerine at Waltham Abbey - MS bookMfr of Nitro Glycerine at Waltham Abbey - MS bookMissing
0679VOIDVOIDVoid
0680ERDEfender 2 b/w photographsERDEfender 2 b/w photographsMissing
068111.1949ERDE PersonnelTelephone Directory Issue No 2ERDE PersonnelTelephone Directory Issue No 2Missing
06826.1968ERDE Waltham Abbey Underwater Explosives Test b/w photographsERDE Waltham Abbey Underwater Explosives Test b/w photographsMissing
06836.1968ERDE Waltham Abbey Ultra strong materials . b/w photographERDE Waltham Abbey Ultra strong materials . b/w photographMissing
0684001966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203121FC
068411966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Engineering Branch and Materials 1 Branch Stands121FC
068421966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Process Research Branch Stand121FC
068431966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Materials 1 Branch Stand121FC
068441966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203General View121FC
068451966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Analytical Services Branch Stand121FC
068461966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203P2 Branch Stand Composite and Plastic Propellants section 121FC
068471966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203P1 Branch Stand121FC
068481966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Explosives 2 Branch Stand121FC
068491966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Analytical Services - :Lanthanide Chelates Section - and Materials Branch Stand121FC
0684101966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Materials Branch Stand (reverse sidev of stand shown at /9121FC
0684111966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203P2 Branch Stand 121FC
0684121966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Engineering Branch Stand121FC
0684131966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203P2 Branch Stand - Combustion Display121FC
0684141966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203P2 Branch Stand - Adhesive Section121FC
0684151966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Explosives 1 Branch Stand121FC
0684161966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Materials 2 Branch Stan - Whisker Research121FC
0684171966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Compatibility Section Stand121FC
0684181966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Equipment Research, Glass Engineering and Instrumentation Stans121FC
0684191966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203Historical Display121FC
0684201966ERDE. Chief Scientist's Conference and Exhibition. Colour photographs (1-20) of exhibits in Library A203General view of Map and Historical Display121FC
06851.10.1958Retirement of Dr E Roberts. b/w photograph groupRetirement of Dr E Roberts. b/w photograph groupMissing
068624.5.1967TTCP Meeting. b/w photograph groupTTCP Meeting. b/w photograph groupMissing
068720.12.1936Research Dept Staff dinner. b/w photographResearch Dept Staff dinner. b/w photographMissing
068830.8.1945ARD. Report of conferenceARD. Report of conferenceMissing
06890010.1967ERDE. Combustion Section, P1 Branch. Composite Propellant Combustion Experiment. b/w photographs taken by Herts Mercury and County PressERDE. Combustion Section, P1 Branch. Composite Propellant Combustion Experiment. b/w photographs taken by Herts Mercury and County Press122FC
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06910010.1967ERDE. Removal of silicon nitride whiskers from a bran tub furnace. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County Press (see WASC 0584 for article)ERDE. Removal of silicon nitride whiskers from a bran tub furnace. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County Press (see WASC 0584 for article)124FC
06920010.1967ERDE. Four litre cooling crystallizer being studied through an immersion refractometer. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County Press ERDE. Four litre cooling crystallizer being studied through an immersion refractometer. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County Press 125FC
06930010.1967ERDE. Alginate Fibre Alignment Process, using Ammonium Alginate. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County PressERDE. Alginate Fibre Alignment Process, using Ammonium Alginate. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County Press126FC
06940010.1967ERDE. Moulding Plant in non-metallic materials branch. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County PressERDE. Moulding Plant in non-metallic materials branch. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County Press127FC
0695002.1884Col C B Brackenbury - paper read to The Royal United Service Institute- "Gunpowder considered as the spirit of artillery with the results which have followed and will follow this view of its position."Col C B Brackenbury - paper read to The Royal United Service Institute- "Gunpowder considered as the spirit of artillery with the results which have followed and will follow this view of its position."FC
06960010.1967ERDE. Processing facility - Master slave manipulator arms demonstration. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County PressERDE. Processing facility - Master slave manipulator arms demonstration. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County Press128FC
06970010.1967ERDE. High pressure combustion chamber for investigating the radiation from O2/H2 flame. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County PressERDE. High pressure combustion chamber for investigating the radiation from O2/H2 flame. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County Press129FC
06980010.1967ERDE. Spherical bomb for explosives shock waves investigation. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County PressERDE. Spherical bomb for explosives shock waves investigation. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County Press130FC
06990010.1967ERDE. Twin sigma blade horizontal dough mixer for mixing highly viscous propellant. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County PressERDE. Twin sigma blade horizontal dough mixer for mixing highly viscous propellant. b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County Press131FC
07000012.1954ERDE Library Services Group b/w photograph. Christmas 1954. Left to Right - Mr H T Lester; Miss D M Greenaway; Miss C E Christian; Mrs R Smith; Mr M McLaren; Mr R R P Jines; Mrs H D Williams; Mrs G E Short ERDE Library Services Group b/w photograph. Christmas 1954. Left to Right - Mr H T Lester; Miss D M Greenaway; Miss C E Christian; Mrs R Smith; Mr M McLaren; Mr R R P Jines; Mrs H D Williams; Mrs G E Short 132FC
070100One of the last Gunpowder Incorporating Mills prior to demolition. b/w photograph.One of the last Gunpowder Incorporating Mills prior to demolition. b/w photograph.133FC
070200Hagley Museum exhibits of DuPont Gunpowder Buildings. b/w photographs 1-6Hagley Museum exhibits of DuPont Gunpowder Buildings. b/w photographs 1-6134FC
07021Hagley Museum exhibits of DuPont Gunpowder Buildings. b/w photographs 1-6Gunpowder graining134FC
07022Hagley Museum exhibits of DuPont Gunpowder Buildings. b/w photographs 1-6Mixture of ingredients by pounding of heavy pestles134FC
07023Hagley Museum exhibits of DuPont Gunpowder Buildings. b/w photographs 1-6Process in the glazing mill (use of graphite)134FC
07024Hagley Museum exhibits of DuPont Gunpowder Buildings. b/w photographs 1-6DuPont Co's Powder Mills134FC
07025Hagley Museum exhibits of DuPont Gunpowder Buildings. b/w photographs 1-6Refining saltpetre in a Gunpowder Factory134FC
07026Hagley Museum exhibits of DuPont Gunpowder Buildings. b/w photographs 1-6Powder taken to the dryhouse134FC
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070400c18702 man hand fire pump, manufactured by Shand, Mason & Co. 2 b/w photographs.2 man hand fire pump, manufactured by Shand, Mason & Co. 2 b/w photographs.135FC
070500pre 1787John Walton's sundial mounted on a gunpowder millstone . b/w photographJohn Walton's sundial mounted on a gunpowder millstone . b/w photograph136FC
0706001976Hudson, Kenneth. The Archaeology of Industry - Bodley Head Title page, pp54-74. photocopyHudson, Kenneth. The Archaeology of Industry - Bodley Head Title page, pp54-74. photocopyFC
0707001953ERDE. Government House decorated for the Coronation of Elizabeth II. b/w photographs mounted on card.ERDE. Government House decorated for the Coronation of Elizabeth II. b/w photographs mounted on card.137FC
070711953ERDE. Government House decorated for the Coronation of Elizabeth II. b/w photographs mounted on card.View from front137FC
070721953ERDE. Government House decorated for the Coronation of Elizabeth II. b/w photographs mounted on card.View from side showing inscription "ERDE extends Loyal Greetings to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II God Save the Queen"137FC
07081950ERDE SS Planning MeetingERDE SS Planning MeetingMissing
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07111970sERDE AERF M343 b/w photographERDE AERF M343 b/w photographMissing
0712001970sERDE Advanced Explosives Research Facility (AERF) M343. Remote control miniature railway photographs.ERDE Advanced Explosives Research Facility (AERF) M343. Remote control miniature railway photographs.138FC
071211970sERDE Advanced Explosives Research Facility (AERF) M343. Remote control miniature railway photographs.ERDE Advanced Explosives Research Facility (AERF) M343. Remote control miniature railway b/w photograph138FC
0712210.1967ERDE Advanced Explosives Research Facility (AERF) M343. Remote control miniature railway photographs.ERDE Advanced Explosives Research Facility (AERF) Remote control miniature railway facility for Explosives Manufacture (RPFEM, Building M343, ERDE South Site - b/w photograph taken by Herts Mercury and County Press138FC
07131970'sERDE AERF M343 b/w photographERDE AERF M343 b/w photographMissing
07141970'sERDE NS S92 b/w photographERDE NS S92 b/w photographMissing
07151970'sERDE NS L149 b/w photographERDE NS L149 b/w photographMissing
07161970'sERDE NS L149 b/w photographERDE NS L149 b/w photographMissing
07171970'sERDE NS L149 b/w photographERDE NS L149 b/w photographMissing
07181970'sERDE Firing Point b/w photographERDE Firing Point b/w photographMissing
07191970'sERDE Firing Point b/w photographERDE Firing Point b/w photographMissing
07201970'sERDE Firing Point b/w photographERDE Firing Point b/w photographMissing
07211970'sERDE NS Firing Point L 189 b/w photographERDE NS Firing Point L 189 b/w photograph365FC
07221970'sERDE NS L147 b/w photographERDE NS L147 b/w photographMissing
072300c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14140FC
07231c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Bran tubs140FC
07232c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Remote control panel for miniature railway transportation of hazardous materials with Brian Locke (p3)140FC
07233c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Remote control transportation of hazardous materials by miniature railway (p2)140FC
07234c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Precision calorimetry with John Littlefair and Bob Forbes (p5)140FC
07235c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Precision calorimetry with John Littlefair (p5)140FC
07236c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Measurement of Contact angle of water on a contaminated steel surface (p8)140FC
07237c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Avery Izod Pendulum impact apparatus140FC
07238c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Gas Chromatography with Mary Best (p15)140FC
07239c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Nuclear magnetic resonance measurement with Pat Fuller (p10)140FC
072310c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Horizontal injection moulding machine with Keith Ledbury (p11)140FC
072311c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Mass spectometry with Norman Paul (p14)140FC
072312c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Gas Chromatography with Mary Best (p15)140FC
072313c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Pilot plant for polyester manufacture with Les Dingle (p17)140FC
072314c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Glass engineering140FC
072315c1968ERDE Research and Development Activities and Facilities brochure - 3 successive issues and selection of b/w photographs by Oliver Brazier /1 -/14Vertical mixer for rubbery type solid propellants140FC
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072500ERDE Police - 2 b/w photographs of guard dogs and handlers /1 - /2 (both guard dog with handler)ERDE Police - 2 b/w photographs of guard dogs and handlers /1 - /2 (both guard dog with handler)141FC
0726001858Wilkinson N B. Paper given to the Newcomen Society 9.4.1975 "An American Powdermaker in Great Britain: Lammot DuPont's Journal, 1858. Newcomen Soc. (Hagley)Wilkinson N B. Paper given to the Newcomen Society 9.4.1975 "An American Powdermaker in Great Britain: Lammot DuPont's Journal, 1858. Newcomen Soc. (Hagley)FC
07271970'sPERME Waltham Abbey SS 60kg Mixer b/w photographPERME Waltham Abbey SS 60kg Mixer b/w photographMissing
07281968Propellant X Ray M/c b/w photographPropellant X Ray M/c b/w photographMissing
0729009.1973Smeaton's Mill, excavations. b/w photograph See WASC 1060Smeaton's Mill, excavations. b/w photograph See WASC 1060142FC
0730003.3.1933Phillips, H A The manufacture of Nitroguanidine at Waltham AbbeyPhillips, H A The manufacture of Nitroguanidine at Waltham AbbeyFC
0731Correspondence re "The Firework Book of 1420"Correspondence re "The Firework Book of 1420"Missing
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073700ERDE NS New canteen building. b/w photograph ERDE NS New canteen building. b/w photograph 143FC
0738001961ERDE NS New canteen building. Colour photographs /1 -/6ERDE NS New canteen building. Colour photographs /1 -/6144FC
073811961ERDE NS New canteen building. Colour photographs /1 -/6View of exterior showing approach and parking area144FC
073821961ERDE NS New canteen building. Colour photographs /1 -/6View of exterior 144FC
073831961ERDE NS New canteen building. Colour photographs /1 -/6View of interior showing dining area144FC
073841961ERDE NS New canteen building. Colour photographs /1 -/6View of interior showing dining area (different view)144FC
073851961ERDE NS New canteen building. Colour photographs /1 -/6View of interior showing dining area (different view)144FC
073861961ERDE NS New canteen building. Colour photographs /1 -/6View of interior showing dining area (different view)144FC
0739001960Account of ERDE prepared for ERDE Chief Scientist's Summer Conference. Also b/w photographs of marquee, toilet and catering staff /1 - /5Account of ERDE prepared for ERDE Chief Scientist's Summer Conference. Also b/w photographs of marquee, toilet and catering staff /1 - /5145FC
073911960Account of ERDE prepared for ERDE Chief Scientist's Summer Conference. Also b/w photographs of marquee, toilet and catering staff /1 - /5Dining area showing (L-R) Mr S J Lowdell, Dr W M Garrie145FC
073921960Account of ERDE prepared for ERDE Chief Scientist's Summer Conference. Also b/w photographs of marquee, toilet and catering staff /1 - /5Entrance to Government House145FC
073931960Account of ERDE prepared for ERDE Chief Scientist's Summer Conference. Also b/w photographs of marquee, toilet and catering staff /1 - /5Temporary kitchen set up in marquee, with kitchen staff (A few names listed on the reverse)145FC
073941960Account of ERDE prepared for ERDE Chief Scientist's Summer Conference. Also b/w photographs of marquee, toilet and catering staff /1 - /5Temporary kitchen set up in marquee, different view) The figure to the right is Mr L D Cole145FC
073951960Account of ERDE prepared for ERDE Chief Scientist's Summer Conference. Also b/w photographs of marquee, toilet and catering staff /1 - /5Portable Loos145FC
0740001968Mintech. ERDE. Entrance to North Site. b/w photographs /1-/3Mintech. ERDE. Entrance to North Site. b/w photographs /1-/3146FC
074011968Mintech. ERDE. Entrance to North Site. b/w photographs /1-/3Entrance with name on gate146FC
074021968Mintech. ERDE. Entrance to North Site. b/w photographs /1-/3Entrance with gates open146FC
074031968Mintech. ERDE. Entrance to North Site. b/w photographs /1-/3Name board on entrance gate146FC
0741001968Mintech. ERDE. Old Guncotton and cordite process buildings converted to laboratories. b/w photographs /1 -/2Mintech. ERDE. Old Guncotton and cordite process buildings converted to laboratories. b/w photographs /1 -/2147FC
074111968Mintech. ERDE. Old Guncotton and cordite process buildings converted to laboratories. b/w photographs /1 -/2View of exterior147FC
074121968Mintech. ERDE. Old Guncotton and cordite process buildings converted to laboratories. b/w photographs /1 -/2View of exterior, looking across from waterway147FC
0742001968Mintech. ERDE. Old Guncotton and cordite process buildings converted to laboratories. b/w photographs /1 -/2Mintech. ERDE. Old Guncotton and cordite process buildings converted to laboratories. b/w photographs /1 -/2204FC
074211968Mintech. ERDE. Old Guncotton and cordite process buildings converted to laboratories. b/w photographs /1 -/2View showng waterway between the two rows of buildings204FC
074221968Mintech. ERDE. Old Guncotton and cordite process buildings converted to laboratories. b/w photographs /1 -/2View showng waterway between the two rows of buildings (slightly different)204FC
0743004.11.1968ERDE North Site from top of boiler house chimney. b/w photographs /1 -/6ERDE North Site from top of boiler house chimney. b/w photographs /1 -/6148FC
074314.11.1968ERDE North Site from top of boiler house chimney. b/w photographs /1 -/6Looking north, showing Engineering workshops in foreground and Laboratories (converted Gunpowder Mills) to right148FC
074324.11.1968ERDE North Site from top of boiler house chimney. b/w photographs /1 -/6Looking north, showing Engineering workshops in foreground and Laboratories (converted Gunpowder Mills) to right (Different view)148FC
074334.11.1968ERDE North Site from top of boiler house chimney. b/w photographs /1 -/6Looking north east, showing Engineering workshops in foreground and Laboratories (converted Gunpowder Mills) to right148FC
074344.11.1968ERDE North Site from top of boiler house chimney. b/w photographs /1 -/6Looking north east, showing Engineering workshops in foreground and Laboratories (converted Gunpowder Mills) to right (Different view)148FC
074354.11.1968ERDE North Site from top of boiler house chimney. b/w photographs /1 -/6Looking south east, showing Director's house in foreground and the Police Lodge and No 9 Powdermill Lane in the centre148FC
07436ERDE North Site from top of boiler house chimney. b/w photographs /1 -/6View looking east148FC
0744001969ERDE S Site. Stores building various stages of demolition. b/w photographs /1 - /8ERDE S Site. Stores building various stages of demolition. b/w photographs /1 - /8149FC
0745001966Dr C H Johnson CBE (Director of ERDE 21.6.50 - 30.6.54 and 16.11.59 - 1.7.64) opening new library and lecture theatre. b/w photographs /1-/6Dr C H Johnson CBE (Director of ERDE 21.6.50 - 30.6.54 and 16.11.59 - 1.7.64) opening new library and lecture theatre. b/w photographs /1-/6150FC
074511966Dr C H Johnson CBE (Director of ERDE 21.6.50 - 30.6.54 and 16.11.59 - 1.7.64) opening new library and lecture theatre. b/w photographs /1-/6Dr Johnson standing outside A203 (group photograph)150FC
074521966Dr C H Johnson CBE (Director of ERDE 21.6.50 - 30.6.54 and 16.11.59 - 1.7.64) opening new library and lecture theatre. b/w photographs /1-/6Dr Johnson standing outside A203 (group photograph)150FC
074531966Dr C H Johnson CBE (Director of ERDE 21.6.50 - 30.6.54 and 16.11.59 - 1.7.64) opening new library and lecture theatre. b/w photographs /1-/6Dr Johnson standing outside A203 (group photograph)150FC
074541966Dr C H Johnson CBE (Director of ERDE 21.6.50 - 30.6.54 and 16.11.59 - 1.7.64) opening new library and lecture theatre. b/w photographs /1-/6Dr Johnson unlocking the door to the Main entrance150FC
074551966Dr C H Johnson CBE (Director of ERDE 21.6.50 - 30.6.54 and 16.11.59 - 1.7.64) opening new library and lecture theatre. b/w photographs /1-/6Dr Johnson in Lecture theatre150FC
074561966Dr C H Johnson CBE (Director of ERDE 21.6.50 - 30.6.54 and 16.11.59 - 1.7.64) opening new library and lecture theatre. b/w photographs /1-/6Tour of Main Reading Room area150FC
0746VOIDVOID150Void
074700Dr L T D Williams - b/w photographs Director of ERDE 1.7.1954-31.12.1957 (see original photo in wasc 0943)Dr L T D Williams - b/w photographs Director of ERDE 1.7.1954-31.12.1957 (see original photo in wasc 0943)151FC
074800Brewin, A. - b/w photographs Acting Director ERDE 1.1.1958-31.5.1959Brewin, A. - b/w photographs Acting Director ERDE 1.1.1958-31.5.1959152FC
074900Wheeler W.H. CMG ERDE Director 1.6.1959-12.11.1959 b/w photograph framedWheeler W.H. CMG ERDE Director 1.6.1959-12.11.1959 b/w photograph framed639FC
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0751001861?Fairbairn. W Treatise on Mills and Mill work. 1st Ed Longman (1861) Chap IX pp252-261. Refers to RGPM Waltham Abbey . photocopyFairbairn. W Treatise on Mills and Mill work. 1st Ed Longman (1861) Chap IX pp252-261. Refers to RGPM Waltham Abbey . photocopyFC
07520019.2.1971Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Tel. Article re possible link between Guy Fawkes and Royal Gunpowder FactoryCheshunt & Waltham Weekly Tel. Article re possible link between Guy Fawkes and Royal Gunpowder FactoryFC
0753009.1967ERDE Library Services Group. b/w photograph. Staff identifiedERDE Library Services Group. b/w photograph. Staff identified153FC
0754001910War Office Medical Division. Priced List of Medical Stores, HMSOWar Office Medical Division. Priced List of Medical Stores, HMSOFC
0755List of Patents by William Congreve IIList of Patents by William Congreve IIMissing
0756National Encyclopaedia - Entry re CongreveNational Encyclopaedia - Entry re CongreveMissing
07571931Crow A D. Equation of State of Propellant Gases - Royal SocietyCrow A D. Equation of State of Propellant Gases - Royal SocietyMissing
07581932Crow A D. Combustion of Colloidal Propellants- Royal SocietyCrow A D. Combustion of Colloidal Propellants- Royal SocietyMissing
0759001959, 1966Thomas Sprat's History of the Royal Society. The history of making Gunpowder. Routledge pp 277- 283 photocopyThomas Sprat's History of the Royal Society. The history of making Gunpowder. Routledge pp 277- 283 photocopyFC
07601814Boxer E M. Details of Congreve's Rocket SystemBoxer E M. Details of Congreve's Rocket SystemMissing
0761001940Hime, H W L. Gunpowder and Ammunition. Their origin and progress. Longmans, Green & Co.Hime, H W L. Gunpowder and Ammunition. Their origin and progress. Longmans, Green & Co. - Full text.FC
0761011940Hime, H W L. Gunpowder and Ammunition. Their origin and progress. Longmans, Green & Co.Hime, H W L. Gunpowder and Ammunition. Their origin and progress. Longmans, Green & Co. TP Contents pp140-162 (re Friar Roger Bacon's contribution to gunpowder), 176-199, Index. Photocopy. FC
0762001870James H. Ordnance Survey of England. Book of reference to the plan of the Parish of Waltham Holy Cross. 29 sheets. PhotocopyJames H. Ordnance Survey of England. Book of reference to the plan of the Parish of Waltham Holy Cross. 29 sheets. PhotocopyFC
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076511.11.1854VOID - Transferred to WASC 1763. Illustrated London News 'The Incorporating Mill. b/w photographs of original engraving.VOID - Transferred to WASC 1763. Illustrated London News 'The Incorporating Mill. b/w photographs of original engraving.Void
07660010.9.1970The Field p 481 Two methods of testing Gunpowder at Dartmoor Factory pre 1900The Field p 481 Two methods of testing Gunpowder at Dartmoor Factory pre 1900155FC
076710.1972Muller H G. Gunpowder tests and Eprouvettes - Guns ReviewMuller H G. Gunpowder tests and Eprouvettes - Guns ReviewMissing
07681939Goddard Lt Col C. Ordnance in Review - RocketsGoddard Lt Col C. Ordnance in Review - RocketsMissing
0769Key F S USA The Star spangled banner ref to CongreveKey F S USA The Star spangled banner ref to CongreveMissing
0770003.1970Butters, Lt Cmdr G N. The History and Development of Explosives. Quest, The Journal of the City University, London. No 12 pp 14-18Butters, Lt Cmdr G N. The History and Development of Explosives. Quest, The Journal of the City University, London. No 12 pp 14-18156FC
0771006.1898Waltham Abbey Church Monthly. History of the Church including details of will of Sir Anthony Denny. photocopyWaltham Abbey Church Monthly. History of the Church including details of will of Sir Anthony Denny. photocopyFC
0772001963Hogg, Brig.O F G. The Royal Arsenal: Its background, origin and subsequent history with mention of William Congreve and his rockets. OUP Various extracts. photocopyHogg, Brig.O F G. The Royal Arsenal: Its background, origin and subsequent history with mention of William Congreve and his rockets. OUP Various extracts. photocopyFC
07730015.9.1971Daily Telegraph, Article re restoration project at Chart Mills FavershamDaily Telegraph, Article re restoration project at Chart Mills FavershamFC
07741955Zaehringer A J. Solid Propellant rocketsZaehringer A J. Solid Propellant rocketsMissing
0775001855Hart, W H. A short account of the early manufacture of Gunpowder in England. Pub. W H Elkins photocopyHart, W H. A short account of the early manufacture of Gunpowder in England. Pub. W H Elkins photocopyFC
0776Tinder Box complete with striker, stones and sulphur matches.Tinder Box complete with striker, stones and sulphur matches.soMissing
077700Royal Gunpowder Factory. First aid certificate printing block.Royal Gunpowder Factory. First aid certificate printing block.FC
077800Dredger. b/w photographs /1-/2. See also wasc-0101.Dredger. b/w photographs /1-/2. See also wasc-0101.667FC
0779Map showing Bow Creek area of Poplar with Abbey Marsh Congreve Rocket WorksMap showing Bow Creek area of Poplar with Abbey Marsh Congreve Rocket WorksMissing
07800011.1969-2.1970Faversham Society. Chart Mill Restoration. Various Engineering drawings of Incorporating Mill, photocopyFaversham Society. Chart Mill Restoration. Various Engineering drawings of Incorporating Mill, photocopyFC
07810021.9.1970Visit to ERDE by Mr David Price. Jt PS at the Min Tech. b/w photographsVisit to ERDE by Mr David Price. Jt PS at the Min Tech. b/w photographs157FC
07820011.9.1970Daily Telegraph newspaper, Scientists seeking a deterrent. Article re weapon design for beating skyjackers. Mentions ng detector made at ERDEDaily Telegraph newspaper, Scientists seeking a deterrent. Article re weapon design for beating skyjackers. Mentions ng detector made at ERDEFC
0783001970Bellamy, L J. Freeman, P R . Richards, D H. Ziebland R. BBC World Service: ERDE Waltham Abbey Broadcast on 22,23,25 9. 1970. photocopy of scriptBellamy, L J. Freeman, P R . Richards, D H. Ziebland R. BBC World Service: ERDE Waltham Abbey Broadcast on 22,23,25 9. 1970. photocopy of scriptFC
078400Faversham Society. Drawings of vanes for the water wheel. photocopyFaversham Society. Drawings of vanes for the water wheel. photocopyFC
07850025.9.1970Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Minister inspects Dynamite Detector. Article & photograph re Mr Price's visitCheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Minister inspects Dynamite Detector. Article & photograph re Mr Price's visit158FC
0786Williams A R. The production of Saltpetre in the Middle AgesWilliams A R. The production of Saltpetre in the Middle AgesMissing
0787VOIDVOIDVoid
0788001972ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs /1-/8ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs /1-/8159FC
078811972ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs /1-/8Machinery inside pump room of Gunpowder Press (4 views)159FC
078821972ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs /1-/8Waterwheel by the side of Gunpowder Press House (4 views)159FC
0789001940ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs with negatives/1-/10ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs with negatives/1-/10160FC
078911940ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs with negatives/1-/10Press house and traverse160FC
078921940ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs with negatives/1-/10Pump room showing waterwheel160FC
078931940ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs with negatives/1-/10Waterwheel160FC
078941940ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs with negatives/1-/10Waterwheel (different view)160FC
078951940ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs with negatives/1-/10Press160FC
078961940ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs with negatives/1-/10Electric hydraulic pump at west end of 104160FC
078971940ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs with negatives/1-/10Pump 160FC
078981940ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs with negatives/1-/10GP Press with box of metal plates on right hand side160FC
078991940ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs with negatives/1-/10Breaking down machinery in the Press, adjacent to press160FC
0789101940ERDE N Site. Royal Gunpowder Factory Press House No 1. b/w photographs with negatives/1-/10Breaking down machinery in the Press, adjacent to press160FC
0790001806-1970Kenny J. History of Ballincollig BarracksKenny J. History of Ballincollig Barracks160FC
0791VOID Ballincollig plans now at WABD 901-344. Held at WAMP-0900-517.VOID Ballincollig plans now at WABD 901-344. Held at WAMP-0900-517.160Void
0792001.4.1972Cork Examiner. Article and photograph re Ballincollig Powder Mills - site and historyCork Examiner. Article and photograph re Ballincollig Powder Mills - site and history161FC
0793The Congreve Family Vault at Burton in the Wirral Col photographsThe Congreve Family Vault at Burton in the Wirral Col photographsMissing
07940014.12.1907"'View from the River Frays, Uxbridge". Postcard of old gp building. Original "'View from the River Frays, Uxbridge". Postcard of old gp building. Original 162FC
0795001.1904Waltham Abbey Church Monthly. Includes the history of the Church and comment on explosions at RGPFWaltham Abbey Church Monthly. Includes the history of the Church and comment on explosions at RGPFFC
0796007-9.7.1972Waltham Abbey Festival of Flowers, Souvenir GuideWaltham Abbey Festival of Flowers, Souvenir GuideFC
0797Memorial Tablet to Sir W Congreve b/w photographs /1-/3Memorial Tablet to Sir W Congreve b/w photographs /1-/3Missing
079817.11.1967Roy Fisher, BBC Radio 4, New Worlds, 17-11-1967, Interview tape recording (on 3" reel) about the "ERDEfender" ear defender, noise protection headphones with peak limited sound transmission. Digital audio of this recording is available in WAOH-16 collection (Waltham Abbey Oral History).Roy Fisher, BBC Radio 4, New Worlds, 17-11-1967, Interview tape recording (on 3" reel) about the "ERDEfender" ear defender, noise protection headphones with peak limited sound transmission. Digital audio of this recording is available in WAOH-16 collection (Waltham Abbey Oral History).soFC
079900Arms of the Board of Ordnance. photographs of the arms on a cast iron water tank outside Walton House. Insc. Reads "B 1839 O"Arms of the Board of Ordnance. photographs of the arms on a cast iron water tank outside Walton House. Insc. Reads "B 1839 O"163FC
080000ERDE SP1 Branch. b/w group photograph. Staff identifiedERDE SP1 Branch. b/w group photograph. Staff identified164FC
0801001.1904Waltham Abbey Church Monthly. Includes the history of the Church (photocopy)Waltham Abbey Church Monthly. Includes the history of the Church (photocopy)FC
0802002.1905Waltham Abbey Church Monthly. Inc the obituary notice of General Sir Collingwood Dixon, Superintendent of RGF 1852-4 (photocopy)Waltham Abbey Church Monthly. Inc the obituary notice of General Sir Collingwood Dixon, Superintendent of RGF 1852-4 (photocopy)FC
0803VOIDVOIDVoid
0804VOIDVOIDVoid
0805001695Camden's Britannia. Newly translated into English. Edmund Gibson. TP and extracts plus 2 maps of Surrey and Mddx. b/w photographsCamden's Britannia. Newly translated into English. Edmund Gibson. TP and extracts plus 2 maps of Surrey and Mddx. b/w photographs165FC
0806001763Gillespie, C.C. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Trades and Industry. Extracts photocopy with b/w photographs Gillespie, C.C. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Trades and Industry. Extracts photocopy with b/w photographs 166FC
080611763Gillespie, C.C. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Trades and Industry. Extracts photocopy with b/w photographs Oeconomie rustique, charbon de bois (Rustic economy, charcoal) Plate 24 Charcoal 1166FC
080621763Gillespie, C.C. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Trades and Industry. Extracts photocopy with b/w photographs Oeconomie rustique, charbon de bois (Rustic economy, charcoal) Plate 25 Charcoal 2166FC
080631763Gillespie, C.C. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Trades and Industry. Extracts photocopy with b/w photographs Mineralogie: Travail de souffre (Sulphur) Plate 150166FC
080641763Gillespie, C.C. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Trades and Industry. Extracts photocopy with b/w photographs Mineralogie; Extraction du Salpetre (Saltpetre Extraction) Plate 154 Gunpowder 1 (Barrels in Saltpetre refining)166FC
080651763Gillespie, C.C. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Trades and Industry. Extracts photocopy with b/w photographs Mineralogie; Raffinage du salpetre (Refining saltpetre) Plate 155 Gunpowder 2166FC
080661763Gillespie, C.C. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Trades and Industry. Extracts photocopy with b/w photographs Mineralogie; Fabrique de la Poudre de Canon (Stamp Mill) Plate 156 Gunpowder 3166FC
080671763Gillespie, C.C. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Trades and Industry. Extracts photocopy with b/w photographs Mineralogie; Fabrique de la Poudre de Canon (Incorporating Mill) Plate 157 Gunpowder 4166FC
080681763Gillespie, C.C. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Trades and Industry. Extracts photocopy with b/w photographs Mineralogie Fabrique de la Poudre de Canon (? Corning/Granulating process) Plate 158 Gunpowder 5166FC
080691763Gillespie, C.C. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Trades and Industry. Extracts photocopy with b/w photographs Metallurgie, Calamine, (processes involved in brass manufacture) (showing illustration of horse powered crushing mill using edge runners) Plate 143 Brass 2166FC
0806101763Gillespie, C.C. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Trades and Industry. Extracts photocopy with b/w photographs Art Militaire, Fortification. Fig 4 Eprouvette for testing gunpowder Fig 4)166LF
08070027.1.1970ERDE N Site. b/w photographs /1-/6ERDE N Site. b/w photographs /1-/6167FC
0807127.1.1970ERDE N Site. b/w photographs /1-/6Fire Engine at Main Gate167FC
0807227.1.1970ERDE N Site. b/w photographs /1-/6Powdermill Way with N?S Surgery and Library in background167FC
0807327.1.1970ERDE N Site. b/w photographs /1-/6Powdermill Lane Sports and Social Club167FC
0807427.1.1970ERDE N Site. b/w photographs /1-/6Police lodge, main gate, Powdermill Lane (Site of "Any Matches?")167FC
0807527.1.1970ERDE N Site. b/w photographs /1-/6Powdermill Lane long view with offices and river as boundaries167FC
0807627.1.1970ERDE N Site. b/w photographs /1-/6Director's Offices167FC
080800John Smeaton. Portrait by G Romney b/w photographJohn Smeaton. Portrait by G Romney b/w photograph168FC
08090019.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12169FC
0809119.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12Mill No 10169FC
0809219.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12Lock, Traverse and Magazine169FC
0809319.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12Lock, Traverse and Magazine169FC
0809419.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12Lock, Traverse and Magazine with cannon used as mooring bollard in foreground169FC
0809519.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12Waterway with pipe169FC
0809619.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12Fire engine and stretcher house169FC
0809719.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12Fire engine and stretcher house with stretcher outside169FC
0809819.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12Picric magazine169FC
0809919.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12Picric magazine169FC
08091019.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12Ruins of old mill169FC
08091119.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12Ruins of old mill showing close up of millstones169FC
08091219.4.1968ERDE Lower Island. Waterway and traverses. b/w photographs /1-/12Traverses169FC
08100031.1.1974ERDE Lower Island. b/w photographs /1-/4ERDE Lower Island. b/w photographs /1-/4170FC
0810131.1.1974ERDE Lower Island. b/w photographs /1-/4Magazine and traverse170FC
0810231.1.1974ERDE Lower Island. b/w photographs /1-/4Traverses170FC
0810331.1.1974ERDE Lower Island. b/w photographs /1-/4Traverses170FC
0810431.1.1974ERDE Lower Island. b/w photographs /1-/4New flood channel & Sluice gates170FC
0811001970Swans and cygnets on Mill Head Stream b/w photographs mounted on card /1-/3Swans and cygnets on Mill Head Stream b/w photographs mounted on card /1-/3171FC
081111970Swans and cygnets on Mill Head Stream b/w photographs mounted on card /1-/3Swans on Millhead Stream171FC
081121970Swans and cygnets on Mill Head Stream b/w photographs mounted on card /1-/3Swans and cygnets on Mill Head Stream171FC
081131970Swans and cygnets on Mill Head Stream b/w photographs mounted on card /1-/3Single sewan sitting on nest171FC
081200ERDE N Site. Refinery Gate /1-/2ERDE N Site. Refinery Gate /1-/2172FC
08121ERDE N Site. Refinery Gate /1-/2View looking due north172FC
08122ERDE N Site. Refinery Gate /1-/2View showing ERDE stone sign172FC
0813VOID was misidentified as "Women workers during the big war" now under WAI 1477 (Women police)VOID was misidentified as "Women workers during the big war" now under WAI 1477 (Women police)Void
0814VOIDVOIDVoid
81500early 1965ERDE SM1 Group. Mr Warburton-Hall's branch - group b/w photograph - names - 1 W Radley; 18 R Bryant; 2 A Griffiths; 19 W Dukes; 3 A Rodgers; 20 Dr N Uri; 4 Cole; 21 J Wright; 5 E Wheatley; 22 Dr J Golden; 6 P Flood; 23 Dr B Hollingsworth; 7 A Betts; 24 Dr A Davies; 8 T Hobin; 25 Mabel Cockburn; 9 D Evans; 26 Anne Steel; 10 D Gordon; 27 Jean Burgess; 11 A Stokoe; 28 H Warburton-Hall; 12 E Hazell; 29 Mrs Manze; 13 Dr Sims; 30 Mrs Hall; 14 L Greenwood; 31 B Hammant; 15 Dr W Garvie; 32 K Ledbury; 16 Dr J Roberts; 33 C Munns; 17 Dr B MacNulty; 34 W PullenERDE SM1 Group. Mr Warburton-Hall's branch - group b/w photograph - names - 1 W Radley; 18 R Bryant; 2 A Griffiths; 19 W Dukes; 3 A Rodgers; 20 Dr N Uri; 4 Cole; 21 J Wright; 5 E Wheatley; 22 Dr J Golden; 6 P Flood; 23 Dr B Hollingsworth; 7 A Betts; 24 Dr A Davies; 8 T Hobin; 25 Mabel Cockburn; 9 D Evans; 26 Anne Steel; 10 D Gordon; 27 Jean Burgess; 11 A Stokoe; 28 H Warburton-Hall; 12 E Hazell; 29 Mrs Manze; 13 Dr Sims; 30 Mrs Hall; 14 L Greenwood; 31 B Hammant; 15 Dr W Garvie; 32 K Ledbury; 16 Dr J Roberts; 33 C Munns; 17 Dr B MacNulty; 34 W Pullen174FC
816006.3.1964Catalogue of the auction sale of gifts kindly donated for the restoration Fund of the Abbey ChurchCatalogue of the auction sale of gifts kindly donated for the restoration Fund of the Abbey ChurchFC
817003.3.1964List of docs re the Royal Gunpowder Factory at the Essex Record Office. Typed copyList of docs re the Royal Gunpowder Factory at the Essex Record Office. Typed copyFC
818VoidVoidVoid
81921.12.1937Royal Arsenal Woolwich. Plan of new Organic Lab Research DeptRoyal Arsenal Woolwich. Plan of new Organic Lab Research DeptMissing
8207/8.12.1974McLaren M. Interview with Dennis Rookard on the history and activities of ERDE. London Broadcasting Company Radio. 7.12.1974 at 1330, 8.12.1974 at 1500. 3"spool of audio tape.McLaren M. Interview with Dennis Rookard on the history and activities of ERDE. London Broadcasting Company Radio. 7.12.1974 at 1330, 8.12.1974 at 1500. 3"spool of audio tape.soFC
8210018.10.1974Lea Valley Mercury. "Ssh this is top secret." Illus article of visit to ERDE by delegation from Town Council. Showing propellant press and drenching apparatus.Lea Valley Mercury. "Ssh this is top secret." Illus article of visit to ERDE by delegation from Town Council. Showing propellant press and drenching apparatus.175FC
8220011.10.1974Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Flixborough blast "could not happen here" says ERDE. Orig and photocopyCheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Flixborough blast "could not happen here" says ERDE. Orig and photocopyFC
8230011.10.1974West Essex Gazette. "Safety comes first at ERDE". Illus article re visit by Councillors and press following Flixborough.West Essex Gazette. "Safety comes first at ERDE". Illus article re visit by Councillors and press following Flixborough.FC
8240011.10.1974Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. "Bang! Someone's fallen off a bike at ERDE". Article re visit by Councillors and press following FlixboroughCheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. "Bang! Someone's fallen off a bike at ERDE". Article re visit by Councillors and press following FlixboroughFC
825007.6.1974Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph "Killer chemical made safe to beat the bombers." Article re PBI and ERDE produced a non-explosive form of chlorate.Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph "Killer chemical made safe to beat the bombers." Article re PBI and ERDE produced a non-explosive form of chlorate.FC
826003.1965Duckham, B F. John Smeaton, The Father of British Civil Engineering. History Today. Pp 200-206 photocopyDuckham, B F. John Smeaton, The Father of British Civil Engineering. History Today. Pp 200-206 photocopyFC
827Vane, C W. Narrative of the War in Germany & France in 1813-14. Use of Congreve Rockets. photocopyVane, C W. Narrative of the War in Germany & France in 1813-14. Use of Congreve Rockets. photocopyMissing
828001820Mechanics No XXII Gunpowder Mill. Transactions of the Society of Arts, Vol 37 pp161-167. Plate 30 photocopy Correspondence re silver medal to James Monk for design of gp mill with drenching apparatusMechanics No XXII Gunpowder Mill. Transactions of the Society of Arts, Vol 37 pp161-167. Plate 30 photocopy Correspondence re silver medal to James Monk for design of gp mill with drenching apparatusFC
8291951Min of Supply ERDE Personnel Telephone Directory 3rd EdMin of Supply ERDE Personnel Telephone Directory 3rd EdMissing
8301954ERDE Waltham Abbey Alphabetical list of personnel etcERDE Waltham Abbey Alphabetical list of personnel etcMissing
831005.6.1946ARD Notes for visit to Commonwealth Conference at Fort HalsteadARD Notes for visit to Commonwealth Conference at Fort Halstead638FC
83115.6.1946ARD Notes for visit to Commonwealth Conference at Fort HalsteadView of Fort Hal;stead Buildings638FC
83125.6.1946ARD Notes for visit to Commonwealth Conference at Fort HalsteadView of RGPF waterway638FC
83135.6.1946ARD Notes for visit to Commonwealth Conference at Fort HalsteadView of ARD buildings, Woolwich638FC
832VOIDVOIDMissing
833001885-7Letters of recommendation for would-be employees at the Royal Gunpowder Factory. Donated by Mr Len Stocking Letters of recommendation for would-be employees at the Royal Gunpowder Factory. Donated by Mr Len Stocking FC
834002-8.4.1973"How to see Williamsburg this week''. Publicity pamphlet re powder magazine"How to see Williamsburg this week''. Publicity pamphlet re powder magazineFC
8350021.6.1974Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. OBE for explosives scientist Capt James Bell. Also b/w photograph of him and his wife Charlotte.Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. OBE for explosives scientist Capt James Bell. Also b/w photograph of him and his wife Charlotte.176FC
8360028.6.1974West Essex Gazette.Illus article re Capt J Bell MC, OBE Also b/w photograph of him and his wife CharlotteWest Essex Gazette.Illus article re Capt J Bell MC, OBE Also b/w photograph of him and his wife CharlotteFC
837VOIDVOIDVoid
8381943Diary for Danger building visitorDiary for Danger building visitorMissing
839Stop watch in CaseStop watch in CasesoMissing
8400022.8.1890Relic of Explosion at Royal Gunpowder Factory. A shaped block of brass on a wooden base inscribed.Relic of Explosion at Royal Gunpowder Factory. A shaped block of brass on a wooden base inscribed.soExhibition
8410030.11.1946Programme of St Andrews Fair held in Hoppit Hall at Royal Gunpowder Factory opened by Dr H J PooleProgramme of St Andrews Fair held in Hoppit Hall at Royal Gunpowder Factory opened by Dr H J PooleFC
842001810Walker, J. Machine or vessel for the conveyance of Gunpowder. Brit Pat. No 3373 photocopyWalker, J. Machine or vessel for the conveyance of Gunpowder. Brit Pat. No 3373 photocopyFC
843001810Walker, J. Machine or vessel for the conveyance of Gunpowder. b/w photographs /1 Overall view-/2 View of interior storage unitsWalker, J. Machine or vessel for the conveyance of Gunpowder. b/w photographs /1 Overall view-/2 View of interior storage units177FC
8441867Newton W E Explosive Compounds Pat 1345Newton W E Explosive Compounds Pat 1345Missing
8451864Newton W E Mfr and applying Explosive Compounds. Pat 1813Newton W E Mfr and applying Explosive Compounds. Pat 1813Missing
8461863Newton A V. Gunpowder Pat 2359Newton A V. Gunpowder Pat 2359Missing
8471875Newton H E Explosive compounds Pat 4179Newton H E Explosive compounds Pat 4179Missing
8481807Siege of Copenhagen with Congreve RocketsSiege of Copenhagen with Congreve RocketsMissing
849VOIDVOIDVoid
85000Wood, D.G. Bargemaster. Part of the story of Gunpowder Barges on the River Lea and the life of William Constant, Bargemaster, 1st draft photocopy. And copies of "Powderbarge WD" (One copy donated by W Smith)Wood, D.G. Bargemaster. Part of the story of Gunpowder Barges on the River Lea and the life of William Constant, Bargemaster, 1st draft photocopy. And copies of "Powderbarge WD" (One copy donated by W Smith)FC
8501Wood, D.G. Bargemaster. Part of the story of Gunpowder Barges on the River Lea and the life of William Constant, Bargemaster, 1st draft photocopy. And copies of "Powderbarge WD" (One copy donated by W Smith)Wood, D.G. Bargemaster. Part of the story of Gunpowder Barges on the River Lea and the life of William Constant, Bargemaster, 1st draft photocopy. And copies of "Powderbarge WD" (One copy donated by W Smith)528FC
8502Wood, D.G. Bargemaster. Part of the story of Gunpowder Barges on the River Lea and the life of William Constant, Bargemaster, 1st draft photocopy. And copies of "Powderbarge WD" (One copy donated by W Smith)Wood, D.G. Bargemaster. Part of the story of Gunpowder Barges on the River Lea and the life of William Constant, Bargemaster. 4 copies of "Powderbarge WD" (One copy donated by W Smith)528FC
8503Wood, D.G. Bargemaster. Part of the story of Gunpowder Barges on the River Lea and the life of William Constant, Bargemaster, 1st draft photocopy. And copies of "Powderbarge WD" (One copy donated by W Smith)Wood, D.G. Bargemaster. Part of the story of Gunpowder Barges on the River Lea and the life of William Constant, Bargemaster, 1st draft photocopy.528FC
8510021.7.1941Royal Gunpowder Factory Tea Ticket No 00654 A ticket issued every three months for the issue of tea at the Royal Gunpowder FactoryRoyal Gunpowder Factory Tea Ticket No 00654 A ticket issued every three months for the issue of tea at the Royal Gunpowder FactoryFC
852Ryan. A N. The Navy at Copenhagen in 1867Ryan. A N. The Navy at Copenhagen in 1867Missing
85326.10.1972Goff W E Short fibre composites - Flight InternationalGoff W E Short fibre composites - Flight InternationalMissing
8541851View of the offices of the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey. Drawn by J Bell. Reproduction of the drawing framedView of the offices of the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey. Drawn by J Bell. Reproduction of the drawing framedMissing
855001851View of the offices of the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey. Drawn by J Bell. Original framedView of the offices of the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey. Drawn by J Bell. Original framed178LFF
85600Sir Robert Robertson 1869-1949. ObituarySir Robert Robertson 1869-1949. ObituaryFC
857List of publications of Sir Robert RobertsonList of publications of Sir Robert RobertsonMissing
858Farmer R C. Robert Robertson 1869-1949 - Royal SocietyFarmer R C. Robert Robertson 1869-1949 - Royal SocietyMissing
859001892-1907Robertson, Sir R. Diary. photocopy copies of extracts re personal events, records of technical processes ( see also WASC 2306)Robertson, Sir R. Diary. photocopy copies of extracts re personal events, records of technical processes ( see also WASC 2306)FC
860001952Aerial view of Waltham Abbey. b/w photograph by Mr A ClarkeAerial view of Waltham Abbey. b/w photograph by Mr A Clarke179FC
8610022.7.1858War Office, Pall Mall. Letter from the Insp. General of Army Schools to the Superintendent, Royal Gunpowder Factory, re establishment of a library. 4 sheetsWar Office, Pall Mall. Letter from the Insp. General of Army Schools to the Superintendent, Royal Gunpowder Factory, re establishment of a library. 4 sheetsFC
862006.1.1976Williams, L T D . 1906-1976 Obituary Daily TelegraphWilliams, L T D . 1906-1976 Obituary Daily TelegraphFC
8630020.5.1976Herts and Essex Observer. Silver Axe Award to three ERDE firemen, C Brooks, L, Courtney and H Hammonds. Photocopy.Herts and Essex Observer. Silver Axe Award to three ERDE firemen, C Brooks, L, Courtney and H Hammonds. Photocopy.FC
8640021.5.1976Cheshunt & WalthamTelegraph. Top secret…Top Firemen re Silver Axe Award to three ERDE firemen, C Brooks, L, Courtney and H Hammonds. photocopy Cheshunt & WalthamTelegraph. Top secret…Top Firemen re Silver Axe Award to three ERDE firemen, C Brooks, L, Courtney and H Hammonds. photocopy FC
8650021.5.1976Waltham & Cheshunt Mercury re Silver Axe Award to three ERDE firemen, C Brooks, L, Courtney and H Hammonds. PhotocopyWaltham & Cheshunt Mercury re Silver Axe Award to three ERDE firemen, C Brooks, L, Courtney and H Hammonds. PhotocopyFC
8660021.5.1976West Essex Gazette re Silver Axe Award to three ERDE firemen, C Brooks, L, Courtney and H Hammonds. photocopy West Essex Gazette re Silver Axe Award to three ERDE firemen, C Brooks, L, Courtney and H Hammonds. photocopy FC
867The bombardment of Algiers. Col print. Congreve Rockets usedThe bombardment of Algiers. Col print. Congreve Rockets usedMissing
868001895-1959Royal Gunpowder Factory. Sandhurst Hospital 1894 Visitors book. Entries from 20.3.1895-3.12.1959Royal Gunpowder Factory. Sandhurst Hospital 1894 Visitors book. Entries from 20.3.1895-3.12.1959FC
869001917 - 1940Royal Gunpowder Factory Sandhurst Hospital Register, Bound book giving details of Patient's names, addresses ages and ailments. Entries from 5.1917 to 20.7.1940Royal Gunpowder Factory Sandhurst Hospital Register, Bound book giving details of Patient's names, addresses ages and ailments. Entries from 5.1917 to 20.7.1940FC
870001915 - 1947Royal Gunpowder Factory Sandhurst Hospital X-Ray register. Bound book giving name, number, part x-rayed and report. Entries 13.1.1915 - 12.11.1947Royal Gunpowder Factory Sandhurst Hospital X-Ray register. Bound book giving name, number, part x-rayed and report. Entries 13.1.1915 - 12.11.1947LF/FC
8711933Rintoul W obituary of Col F L Nathan 1861-1933Rintoul W obituary of Col F L Nathan 1861-1933Missing
872Weizmann, C Trial & Error.Weizmann, C Trial & Error.Missing
87300Cast Iron water tank bearing arms of the Board of Ordnance, outside Walton House. See photos in wasc-0799.Cast Iron water tank bearing arms of the Board of Ordnance, outside Walton House. See photos in wasc-0799.soExhibition
874plaster casts of the Arms of the Board of Ordnance, from the Cast Iron water tank wasc-0873.plaster casts of the Arms of the Board of Ordnance, from the Cast Iron water tank wasc-0873.soMissing
87500Electrical 3-pin round plug with wooden handleElectrical 3-pin round plug with wooden handlesostorage
87600Rope Ring (6" dia) used as a Clear Track Indicator for the single track section of the Royal Gunpowder Factory railway under Highbridge Street. Ring possession gave driver permission to proceedRope Ring (6" dia) used as a Clear Track Indicator for the single track section of the Royal Gunpowder Factory railway under Highbridge Street. Ring possession gave driver permission to proceedsostorage
8771823Congreve W Fireworks Pat 4843Congreve W Fireworks Pat 4843Missing
878001891Pioneers of first Cordite manufacturing at Waltham Abbey. The earliest b/w photograph of Royal Gunpowder Factory Cordite workers. 3 men identified as Mr E E (or G G ) Skerman, Mr Chas Haslar (aged 16) and Mr Tom Basey (copy from orig photograph.)Pioneers of first Cordite manufacturing at Waltham Abbey. The earliest b/w photograph of Royal Gunpowder Factory Cordite workers. 3 men identified as Mr E E (or G G ) Skerman, Mr Chas Haslar (aged 16) and Mr Tom Basey (copy from orig photograph.)182FC
87900The Stream, Powdermill Lane Waltham Abbey b/w photographThe Stream, Powdermill Lane Waltham Abbey b/w photograph183FC
88000Waltham Abbey Refinery Bridge and Abbey Marshes. b/w photographWaltham Abbey Refinery Bridge and Abbey Marshes. b/w photograph184FC
88100Women Workers at Royal Gunpowder Factory during WW1. Postcard donated by Mrs B M Trotter shown on left and Miss Kiddy on right wearing triangular women workers badge. See also WASC 669Women Workers at Royal Gunpowder Factory during WW1. Postcard donated by Mrs B M Trotter shown on left and Miss Kiddy on right wearing triangular women workers badge. See also WASC 669185FC
8811Women Workers at Royal Gunpowder Factory during WW1. Postcard donated by Mrs B M Trotter shown on left and Miss Kiddy on right wearing triangular women workers badge. See also WASC 669Photograph185FC
8812Women Workers at Royal Gunpowder Factory during WW1. Postcard donated by Mrs B M Trotter shown on left and Miss Kiddy on right wearing triangular women workers badge. See also WASC 669Postcard from which photograph was copied185FC
88212.9.1967Powder Boat Royal Gunpowder Factory and explosives truck. b/w photograph Powder Boat Royal Gunpowder Factory and explosives truck. b/w photograph 186FC
88300Nitro Glycerine Rules Royal Gunpowder Factory. The rules cover the Nitrating House; Pouring Houses Nos 1 & 2; Washing Houses; Wash Water Settling House; Regulation of the Brine Valve; Mixing Houses Nos 1 to 5; Bag Store; Stoves; Guncotton; Boats for explosives; Quinan Stove; Wet guncotton truck, Shifting rooms; and Washing out Oleum drumsNitro Glycerine Rules Royal Gunpowder Factory. The rules cover the Nitrating House; Pouring Houses Nos 1 & 2; Washing Houses; Wash Water Settling House; Regulation of the Brine Valve; Mixing Houses Nos 1 to 5; Bag Store; Stoves; Guncotton; Boats for explosives; Quinan Stove; Wet guncotton truck, Shifting rooms; and Washing out Oleum drumsFC
88400c1900Powdermill Lane Waltham Abbey. View looking north with buildings to the east and river to the west. b/w photograph Powdermill Lane Waltham Abbey. View looking north with buildings to the east and river to the west. b/w photograph 1251FC & LF
885001897Highbridge Street Waltham Abbey looking east to the Abbey Church. Copied from a postcard not dated but no later than 1897 b/w photograph Highbridge Street Waltham Abbey looking east to the Abbey Church. Copied from a postcard not dated but no later than 1897 b/w photograph 187FC
88600c1900Lower Island Waltham Abbey b/w photograph showing Water warden's houseLower Island Waltham Abbey b/w photograph showing Water warden's house188FC
88700c 1900Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photograph View NE from Barge river bridge, Highbridge StreetRoyal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photograph View NE from Barge river bridge, Highbridge Street189FC
88800Undershot Mill b/w photograph showing mill wheel at the side of the building and waterway. Unident loc.Undershot Mill b/w photograph showing mill wheel at the side of the building and waterway. Unident loc.190FC
8893.1975Scope Article re Rapid Reading Course at ERDEScope Article re Rapid Reading Course at ERDEMissing
8900024.1 -.1.10.1946Sir James Hope - Diary edited by P Marshall. Reprinted from Miscellany of the Scottish History Soc. photocopySir James Hope - Diary edited by P Marshall. Reprinted from Miscellany of the Scottish History Soc. photocopyFC
891001923Blackman, H. The story of the old Gunpowder Works at Battle. Sussex Arch. Collections Vol 64 photocopyBlackman, H. The story of the old Gunpowder Works at Battle. Sussex Arch. Collections Vol 64 photocopyFC
892Royal Gunpowder Factory Experiments Book 7.8.1931-5.12.1942Royal Gunpowder Factory Experiments Book 7.8.1931-5.12.1942Missing
893Time Book, Cordite Branch. Royal Gunpowder Factory Plumbers. 9.4.1898-7.5.1898Time Book, Cordite Branch. Royal Gunpowder Factory Plumbers. 9.4.1898-7.5.1898Missing
894MacDonald. Historical papers on Modern ExplosivesMacDonald. Historical papers on Modern ExplosivesMissing
895001966Hudson, K. The Archaeology of where you work. Reprinted from Occupational Health Vol XVIII. Original reprint. see WASC 1782, 1783Hudson, K. The Archaeology of where you work. Reprinted from Occupational Health Vol XVIII. Original reprint. see WASC 1782, 1783191FC
8960015.2.1859Regulations for the Police on duty at the Army Clothing Store, Grosvenor Road, PimlicoRegulations for the Police on duty at the Army Clothing Store, Grosvenor Road, PimlicoFC
897Royal Gunpowder Factory Guncotton Method Book Typed draftRoyal Gunpowder Factory Guncotton Method Book Typed draftMissing
898Royal Gunpowder Factory Acid Factories Method Book Typed draftRoyal Gunpowder Factory Acid Factories Method Book Typed draftMissing
8990021.11.1935Acceptance Tests of Cordite SC and its ingredxientsAcceptance Tests of Cordite SC and its ingredxientsFC
900001999WAMP - Waltham Abbey Maps and PlansWAMP - Waltham Abbey Maps and Plans - WAMP-900-001 to WAMP-900-172 - see earlier versions in WASC-0165 (oct 1972) and WASC-1822 (sept 1987)FC APC
90100WABD - Waltham Abbey Building DrawingsWABD - Waltham Abbey Building Drawings - see separate listing in WASC-1832FC APC
90200WANBD - Waltham Abbey Non Building DrawingsWANBD - Waltham Abbey Non Building Drawings (added by Les Tucker and Richard Thomas)FC APC
9030022.11.1975The Southern Star, Cork County Chronicle. Article re Ballincollig Powder Mills with b/w photographs. 4 sheets photocopyThe Southern Star, Cork County Chronicle. Article re Ballincollig Powder Mills with b/w photographs. 4 sheets photocopyFC
9040012.1975Kelleher, G D. Ballincollig. A Future for the past. Ballincollig Community Assoc Newsletter photocopyKelleher, G D. Ballincollig. A Future for the past. Ballincollig Community Assoc Newsletter photocopyFC
905VOID - See WASC 370, 377, 515, 1096VOID - See WASC 370, 377, 515, 1097Void
90600Nathan F L. Nitro Glycerine and its manufactureNathan F L. Nitro Glycerine and its manufacture. Including: Fig. 5 - RGPF Nitrating House Plant; Fig. 6 - Nitrating Flow Chart; Fig. 7 - Nitrating Flow Chart.FC
907VOID - moved to wasc-1524VOID - moved to wasc-1524Void
908001866Abel F A Researches on GuncottonAbel F A Researches on GuncottonFC
909001867Abel F A Researches on Guncotton Second MemoirAbel F A Researches on Guncotton Second MemoirFC
910001787Press cutting of the Government purchase of Waltham Abbey Powdermills. photocopyPress cutting of the Government purchase of Waltham Abbey Powdermills. photocopyFC
911001758Press cutting of an explosion at Waltham Abbey Powdermills. photocopyPress cutting of an explosion at Waltham Abbey Powdermills. photocopyFC
912001762Press cutting of an explosion at Waltham Abbey Powdermills. photocopyPress cutting of an explosion at Waltham Abbey Powdermills. photocopyFC
913001801Press cutting of an explosion at Waltham Abbey Powdermills. photocopyPress cutting of an explosion at Waltham Abbey Powdermills. photocopyFC
914001811Press cutting of an explosion at Waltham Abbey Powdermills. photocopyPress cutting of an explosion at Waltham Abbey Powdermills. photocopyFC
915001918Royal Gunpowder Factory. Fire Squad - Gunpowder Section. b/w staff photograph with identification.Royal Gunpowder Factory. Fire Squad - Gunpowder Section. b/w staff photograph with identification.193LF
916VOIDVOIDVoid
9170012.9.1967ERDE NS Royal Gunpowder Factory Explosives truck. b/w photographs on bank outside the LibraryERDE NS Royal Gunpowder Factory Explosives truck. b/w photographs on bank outside the Library194FC
9180012.9.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LFPERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LF195FC & LF
918112.9.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LFExterior view of rear of building showing waterway195FC & LF
918212.9.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LFExterior view of rear of building showing main entrance195FC
918312.9.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LFExterior view of rear of building showing main entrance and powder boat in foreground on waterway195LF
918412.9.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LFInterior view of Library Reading Room195FC
918512.9.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LFInterior view of Library Reading Room195FC
918612.9.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LFInterior view of Lecture Theatre195FC
918712.9.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LFInterior view of Lecture Theatre195FC
918812.9.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LFInterior view of Entrance Hall195FC
918912.9.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LFExterior view of rear of building showing waterway195FC
9181012.9.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LFExterior view of rear of building showing main entrance and waterway195FC
9181112.9.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs /1-/11 /3 in LFPowder Boat (Royal Gunpowder Factory) b/w photographs showing Library A203 in background195FC
919VOIDVOIDVoid
920001965Powder Boat (Royal Gunpowder Factory) following restoration, in water by Library A203 2 views, one showing ambulance. Also Archive Report ref RCHME 279 including Images and Drawing (in WANBD-29)Powder Boat (Royal Gunpowder Factory) following restoration, in water by Library A203 2 views, one showing ambulance. Also Archive Report ref RCHME 279 including Images and Drawing (in WANBD-29)196FC
921VOIDVOIDVoid
922VOIDVOIDVoid
923VOIDVOIDVoid
924006.1917Munitioners, Waltham Abbey b/w staff photograph 28 Women workers Royal Gunpowder Factory in front of open topped omnibusMunitioners, Waltham Abbey b/w staff photograph 28 Women workers Royal Gunpowder Factory in front of open topped omnibus197FC
92500Highbridge Street and Abbey Church Waltham Abbey. b/w photograph Highbridge Street and Abbey Church Waltham Abbey. b/w photograph 198FC
926001812Eastport, Maine. Old Powder House. Tinted Postcard Eastport, Maine. Old Powder House. Tinted Postcard 199FC
92700Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J MooreRoyal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J Moore200FC
9271c1896 - 1904Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J MooreView from marsh towards Waltham Abbey with diagrammatic interpretion of features200FC
9272pre 1922Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J MooreSnow scene at Waltham Abbey lock pre 1922200FC
9273c 1896Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J MooreView from the Lee Navigation bridge looking east c1896 200FC
9274c1896 - 1903Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J MooreView down Mill head stream showing Building Works Department, old Store Buildings, and Fire Station with powder boat in the foreground200FC
9275c1896 - 1904Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J MooreHighbridge Street from Refinery Bridge200FC
9276c1896 - 1905Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J MooreView from south east of the old Charcoal Mills, Building 197, built on the foundations of Smeaton's Mill, showing John Walton's Sundial surrounded by Woolwich Infants shot200FC
9277c1896 - 1905Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J MooreSnow scene inside Mills showing powder boat200FC
9278c1896 - 1905Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J MooreLong Walk in snow200FC
9279c1902Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J MooreWaltham Abbey Volunteer Fire Brigade fire station buildings in Waltham Abbey.200FC
92710c 1900Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J MooreFactory Fire Brigade and Engine. Shows 3 firemen who are identified as being Brown, Jackson and Marchant200FC
92711Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographs 11 photographs donated by Mr H J Moore The Turnham Family with John Turnham identified. All were employed in the RGPF200FC
92800c 1896Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photograph looking east over Lea Navigation Canal Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photograph looking east over Lea Navigation Canal 201FC
92900c1900Information about Edward Jackson, Chief Fireman.Information about Edward Jackson, Chief Fireman.
9291c1900Information about Edward Jackson, Chief Fireman.Royal Gunpowder Factory. Fire Brigade and Engine b/w staff photograph of Firemen Brown, Jackson and Marchant.202FC
9292c1900Information about Edward Jackson, Chief Fireman.Photo of Edward Jackson, Chief Fireman.202FC
9293c1900Information about Edward Jackson, Chief Fireman.Photo of Edward Jackson, Chief Fireman.202FC
92942016Information about Edward Jackson, Chief Fireman.Information about Edward Jackson, Chief Fireman, provided by a relative.202
92951890Information about Edward Jackson, Chief Fireman.News paper clipping mentioning Edward Jackson - An Unfortunate Building.202FC
92961895Information about Edward Jackson, Chief Fireman.News paper clipping mentioning Edward Jackson - Narrow Escapes.202FC
92975-11-1894Information about Edward Jackson, Chief Fireman.News paper clipping mentioning Edward Jackson - The Waltham Explosion. The Standard, 5-11-1894.202FC
93000Turnham Bros. All were employed in the Royal Gunpowder Factory b/w staff photograph (taken at later date than WASC 1246) See also 927/11Turnham Bros. All were employed in the Royal Gunpowder Factory b/w staff photograph (taken at later date than WASC 1246) See also 927/11203FC
931c1895-1905Royal Gunpowder Factory. b/w photograph view SE of Charcoal Mills, showing John Walton's sundial with millstoneRoyal Gunpowder Factory. b/w photograph view SE of Charcoal Mills, showing John Walton's sundial with millstoneMissing
9321928Bargemaster's clock from Prince of Wales Barge inscribed "Barge Prince of Wales 1928"Bargemaster's clock from Prince of Wales Barge inscribed "Barge Prince of Wales 1928"soStorage
93300Engraving of Saltpetre Refinery Royal Gunpowder Factory foreground, Waltham Abbey Church background, inscribed Rock & Co London, No 3736. Enlarged print of original is held by Waltham Abbey Historical Soc. See also wasc-1209, wasc-1766Engraving of Saltpetre Refinery Royal Gunpowder Factory foreground, Waltham Abbey Church background, inscribed Rock & Co London, No 3736. Enlarged print of original is held by Waltham Abbey Historical Soc. See also wasc-1209, wasc-1766669soFC
934VOIDVOIDVoid
935VOIDVOIDVoid
936VOID Was Women workers RGPF 1917VOID Was Women workers RGPF 1917Void
9371917Women workers Royal Gunpowder Factory 1917. Framed 3 b/w prints /1-/3Women workers Royal Gunpowder Factory 1917. Framed 3 b/w prints /1-/3Missing
9381917Women workers Royal Gunpowder Factory 1917. Framed 3 b/w prints /1-/3Women workers Royal Gunpowder Factory 1917. Framed 3 b/w prints /1-/3Missing
9391917Women workers Royal Gunpowder Factory 1917. Framed 3 b/w prints /1-/3Women workers Royal Gunpowder Factory 1917. Framed 3 b/w prints /1-/3Missing
9401917Women workers Royal Gunpowder Factory 1917. Framed 3 b/w prints /1-/3Women workers Royal Gunpowder Factory 1917. Framed 3 b/w prints /1-/3Missing
941004.1967ERDE South site. Fire Alarm in woods. b/w photographERDE South site. Fire Alarm in woods. b/w photograph205FC
94200Johnson, Dr C H. CBE Chief Superintendent ERDE 1950-1954 Director ERDE 1959-1964 b/w photograph Johnson, Dr C H. CBE Chief Superintendent ERDE 1950-1954 Director ERDE 1959-1964 b/w photograph 206FC
94300Williams, L T D CMG Director of ERDE July 1954-Dec 1957 b/w photograph FramedWilliams, L T D CMG Director of ERDE July 1954-Dec 1957 b/w photograph Framed207FC
94400Bellamy Dr L J. CBE. Director for ERDE June 1964 - Sept 1976 4 b/w photographs 1 originally FramedBellamy Dr L J. CBE. Director for ERDE June 1964 - Sept 1976 4 b/w photographs 1 originally Framed208FC
945VOIDVOIDVoid
946Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947Missing
947Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 1Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 1Missing
948Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 2Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 2Missing
949Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 3Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 3Missing
950Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 4Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 4Missing
951Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 5Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 5Missing
952Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 6Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 6Missing
953Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 7Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 7Missing
954Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 8Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 8Missing
955Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 9Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 9Missing
956Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 10Min of Supply. Industrial Handbook 1947. Amendment List No 10Missing
957Royal Gunpowder Factory Time book for 1892-1893 Names of workmen & dutiesRoyal Gunpowder Factory Time book for 1892-1893 Names of workmen & dutiesMissing
95800Newman Dr B H Director of PERME Head of RME July 1980-Mar 1984 b/w photograph FramedNewman Dr B H Director of PERME Head of RME July 1980-Mar 1984 b/w photograph Framed209FC
95900Brewin A OBE Acting Director ERDE Jan 1958-May1959 b/w photograph FramedBrewin A OBE Acting Director ERDE Jan 1958-May1959 b/w photograph Framed210FC
96000Panton, Dr F H MBE Director PERME Head of RME Oct 1976-May 1980 b/w photograph FramedPanton, Dr F H MBE Director PERME Head of RME Oct 1976-May 1980 b/w photograph Framed211FC
961001902Rules & Regs of the Ordnance Factories 7th Edition. Issued to Stuart LaBesque 4.9.1914 donated by Ms Di WardleworthRules & Regs of the Ordnance Factories 7th Edition. Issued to Stuart LaBesque 4.9.1914 donated by Ms Di WardleworthFC
9621916Rules & Reg relating to writers of ROFRules & Reg relating to writers of ROFMissing
9631908Rules & Regs relating to draughtsmen of ROFRules & Regs relating to draughtsmen of ROFMissing
9641955General Rules of the Danger Area ROF, Thorp ArchGeneral Rules of the Danger Area ROF, Thorp ArchMissing
9651943General Rules of the Danger Area ROF, General Rules of the Danger Area ROF, Missing
9661945The War Office Regs for the Engineers ServicesThe War Office Regs for the Engineers ServicesMissing
9671930The War Office Regs for the War Dept Constabulary The War Office Regs for the War Dept Constabulary Missing
9687.1953Min of Supply Planning TechniquesMin of Supply Planning TechniquesMissing
9691902Rules and Regs of the ROF 7th EDRules and Regs of the ROF 7th EDMissing
970001971ERDE Informal Publications. Collected series of technical pamphletsERDE Informal Publications. Collected series of technical pamphletsFC
971ERDE Hand-out pamphlets for exhibitions /1-/2ERDE Hand-out pamphlets for exhibitions /1-/2Missing
97200ERDE Waltham Abbey Staff Bulletins.(Personnel) Information on new entrants' educational history, interests, etc. /1-/6ERDE Waltham Abbey Staff Bulletins.(Personnel) Information on new entrants' educational history, interests, etc. /1-/6FC
9721ERDE Waltham Abbey Staff Bulletins.(Personnel) Information on new entrants' educational history, interests, etc. /1-/67.4.1953 - 19.10.1953FC
9722ERDE Waltham Abbey Staff Bulletins.(Personnel) Information on new entrants' educational history, interests, etc. /1-/628.10.1953 - 17.5.1954FC
9723ERDE Waltham Abbey Staff Bulletins.(Personnel) Information on new entrants' educational history, interests, etc. /1-/65.7.1954 - 2.5.1955FC
9724ERDE Waltham Abbey Staff Bulletins.(Personnel) Information on new entrants' educational history, interests, etc. /1-/69.5.1955 - 4.10.1955FC
9725ERDE Waltham Abbey Staff Bulletins.(Personnel) Information on new entrants' educational history, interests, etc. /1-/64.10.1955 - 1.5.1956FC
9726ERDE Waltham Abbey Staff Bulletins.(Personnel) Information on new entrants' educational history, interests, etc. /1-/621.6.1956 - 15.10.1956FC
973007.7.1888-29.12.1888Charles Dickens, All the Year Round Vol XLIII Nos 1023-1048. Bound copyCharles Dickens, All the Year Round Vol XLIII Nos 1023-1048. Bound copyFC
974001957Min of Supply ERDE. A Brief Account of the EstablishmentMin of Supply ERDE. A Brief Account of the EstablishmentFC
975002.1951Min of Supply ERDE Waltham Abbey Visit of Min of Supply G R Strauss.Pamphlet on brief history of ERDE. Min of Supply ERDE Waltham Abbey Visit of Min of Supply G R Strauss.Pamphlet on brief history of ERDE. FC
9763.1981Article on Congreve SpaceflightArticle on Congreve SpaceflightMissing
977The Royal Arsenal Woolwich Historical account of the establishmentThe Royal Arsenal Woolwich Historical account of the establishmentMissing
978Royal Gunpowder Factory Specification book for factory equipment incl bargesRoyal Gunpowder Factory Specification book for factory equipment incl bargesMissing
9791985Bryn Elliott, "The Abbey" A Police Station Bryn Elliott, "The Abbey" A Police Station FC
980001984Glenys Crocker, Chilworth Gunpowder, Surrey Ind Hist Grp.Glenys Crocker, Chilworth Gunpowder, Surrey Ind Hist Grp.212FC
981001965ERDE Accident Prevention Guide. 2 copies 1/ Issued to Mr Mills 2/ Issued to Mr W E BattyERDE Accident Prevention Guide. 2 copies 1/ Issued to Mr Mills 2/ Issued to Mr W E BattyFC
982009.11.1972Carnforth, John. Interpreting Industrial History Country Life article on Hagley Museum, nr Wilmington, USA. (DuPont)Carnforth, John. Interpreting Industrial History Country Life article on Hagley Museum, nr Wilmington, USA. (DuPont)213FC
9830031.10.1980Retirement document prepared by Ron Treadgold for Eric Speller. Lists names of past colleagues and signed by present staff (personnel)Retirement document prepared by Ron Treadgold for Eric Speller. Lists names of past colleagues and signed by present staff (personnel)FC
984004.1987Gunpowder Mills Ballincollig. An illustrated document by Cork County Council 23ppGunpowder Mills Ballincollig. An illustrated document by Cork County Council 23pp214FC
985001981M. Fletcher. Docs re the Drayson Family including William, Superintendent of Royal Gunpowder Factory and Frederick, author of the Treatise on GunpowderM. Fletcher. Docs re the Drayson Family including William, Superintendent of Royal Gunpowder Factory and Frederick, author of the Treatise on Gunpowder235FC
986Needham J. The World's First Chemical Explosive in China and the WestNeedham J. The World's First Chemical Explosive in China and the WestMissing
987001985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash. b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.215FC
98711985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Explosives Branch - Inspection of mix in planetary mixer for composite rubbery propellant manufacture215FC
98721985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Explosives Branch - Addition of solid ingredients to planetary mixer for composite rubbery propellant manufacture (p20)215FC
98731985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Explosives Branch - Planetary mixer for composite rubbery propellant manufacture D2076(p20)215FC
98741985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Explosives Branch - Inspection of mix in planetary mixer for composite rubbery propellant manufacture. (also colour slide)215FC
98751985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Explosives Branch - Analysis of high speed photographic records of detonation - Alan Griffiths215FC
98761985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Explosives Branch - Analysis of high speed photographic records of detonation - Alan Griffiths215FC
98771985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Explosives Branch - Analysis of high speed photographic records of detonation - Alan Griffiths (p28)215FC
98781985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Explosives Branch - Testing of explosives using a rotary friction machine - Dave Mullinger (p29)215FC
98791985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Process Research Branch - Control panel for remotely operated explosives manufacturing plant215FC
987101985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.General Chemistry Branch - Solid propellant gas analysis techniques - R Vaughan (p32)`215FC
987111985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Computer aided mass spectometric studies? (also colour slide)215FC
987121985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.General Chemistry Branch - Computer controlled four circle diffractometer used in crystallographic examination of explosives (p33)215FC
987131985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Propellants 1 Branch - Control unit for remotely operated propellant extrusion press (p25)215FC
987141985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Preparing the remotely operated propellant press. (also colour slide)215FC
987151985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Propellants 1 Branch - Rope Mantlet used as a protective screen215FC
987161985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Process Research Branch - 500 litre pressure reactor for process optimisation of strategic chemicals - Greville Bagg (p30)215FC
987171985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Dynamic testing of solid propellants using a mechanical spectrometer215FC
987181985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Propellants 2 Branch - Setting up of filament winding machine for composite rocket motor cases - John Cook (p26)215FC
987191985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Propellants 2 Branch - Setting up of filament winding machine for composite rocket motor cases - John Cook (p26). (also colour slide)215FC
987201985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Engineering branch - Inspection of a machined die for use in a propellant extrusion press. (also colour slide)215FC
987211985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Process Research Branch - Loading explosives ingredients into an edge runner mill prior to incorporation - Janet Etchells (p31)`215FC
987221985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Process Research Branch - Preparation for the crushing of explosive materials by remote operation - Janet Etchells (p31)215FC
987231985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Propellants 1 Branch - Applied rheology for gun propellant modernisation - Frank Baker (p24)215FC
987241985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Propellants 1 Branch - Applied rheology for gun propellant modernisation - Frank Baker215FC
987251985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Propellants 1 Branch - Applied rheology for gun propellant modernisation - Frank Baker215FC
987261985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Propellants 1 Branch - Applied rheology for gun propellant modernisation - Frank Baker (p25)215FC
987271985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Propellants 1 Branch - Applied rheology for gun propellant modernisation - Frank Baker (p25). (also colour slide)215FC
987281985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.General Chemistry Branch - Chemical ionisation/electron impact mass spectrometer source (p33)215FC
987291985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Remote preparation of sensitive primary explosives using master slave unit. (also colour slide)215FC
98730-011985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Process Research Branch - Preparation of aligned short fibre mats - Fred Perry (p31)215FC
98730-021985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Process Research Branch - Preparation of aligned short fibre mats - Fred Perry (p31). (also colour slide)215FC
987311985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Process Research Branch - Preparation of aligned short fibre mats - Fred Perry215FC
987321985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Process Research Branch - Preparation of aligned short fibre mats215FC
987331985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Process Research Branch - Preparation of aligned short fibre mats215FC
987341985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Engineering branch - Inspection of a machined die for use in a propellant extrusion press215FC
987351985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Engineering branch - Inspection of a machined die for use in a propellant extrusion press215FC
987361985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Engineering Branch- Screw-cutting an adaptor to house a die in the propellant extrusion press (p36)215FC
987371985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Engineering Branch- Inspection of machined dies for use in a propellant extrusion press (p34/35)215FC
987381985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Filling solid propellant motor with plastic propellant215FC
987391985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Short burning time rocket motors215FC
987401985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Pilot-scale plant for the manufacture of rubbery propellant215FC
987411985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Images 1,2,3,6,9,10,12,15,16,21,23,37215FC
987421985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Images18,20,21,23,24,25,30,32,33,34,35,36215FC
987431985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.Images 5,6,7,8,13215FC
987441985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.PERME is developing power cartridges for the Sky Flash missile launcher used on Tornado215FC
987451985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.British Aerospace Sea Skua anti-shipping missiles - boost motor under development at PERME215FC
987461985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.500 Litre Pressure Reactor215FC
987471985/87 b/w photographs numbered 1-37 with captions for illus in PERME brochure and 3 copies of 1985 brochure and 1of 1987 brochure which carry colour photos of Sea Wolf , Sea Skua and Sky Flash.View of main administration building and computer building, Westcott215FC
98800Firing test b/w photographFiring test b/w photograph216LF
98900Royal Gunpowder Factory b/w photographs mounted on card Royal Gunpowder Factory b/w photographs mounted on card 217FC
9891Royal Gunpowder Factory b/w photographs mounted on card Main laboratory 144 and 144a (Old system) L122 and L119 (New system)217FC
9892Royal Gunpowder Factory b/w photographs mounted on card Laboratory Magazine and Photographic House, 127 & 131 (Old) L114 & L116 (New) 217FC
99000 Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processes Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processes480FC
9901 Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processesPlate I Fig 1 Carding cotton to prepare it for dipping in acids480FC
9902 Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processesFig 2 Drying cotton before dipping/ Section of drying tube480FC
9903 Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processesFig 3 Dipping and placing the steeped cotton in pots480FC
9904 Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processesFig 4 Pot for holding gun cotton after being dipped480FC
9905 Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processesFig 5 Acid centrigugal machine for removing the large excesws of acid used in dipping process480FC
9906 Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processesFig 6 Washing the gun cotton480FC
9907 Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processesFig 7 Beating tank for converting the gun cotton into pulp480FC
9908 Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processesPlate II Fig 1 Poacher for washing the gun cotton pulp480FC
9909 Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processesFig 2 Vat and mixing machine480FC
99010 Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processesFig 3 No 2 Hydraulic Press480FC
99011 Cavendish c1878 "Chemistry, theoretical, practical and analytical as applied to the art and manufactures" 'Guncotton manufacture'. Plates illustrating processesFig 4 No 1 Hydraulic Press480FC
99100c 1965ERDE South Site. Demolition of earlier Bldg G342, Machinery Shop. (aka Picrite Plant) b/w photographs /1-/2ERDE South Site. Demolition of earlier Bldg G342, Machinery Shop. (aka Picrite Plant) b/w photographs /1-/2218FC
9911c 1965ERDE South Site. Demolition of earlier Bldg G342, Machinery Shop. (aka Picrite Plant) b/w photographs /1-/2Looking north east (5 different views)218FC
9912c 1965ERDE South Site. Demolition of earlier Bldg G342, Machinery Shop. (aka Picrite Plant) b/w photographs /1-/2Looking east (2 different views , one of which shows Bldg G431 on left)218FC
099200ERDE South site Centre Way CrossroadsERDE South site Centre Way Crossroads219FC
0993Credland, A G La Chasse a la BaleineCredland, A G La Chasse a la BaleineMissing
0994Credland, A G La Chasse a la Baleine (continuation)Credland, A G La Chasse a la Baleine (continuation)Missing
0995001735The Arms of John Walton . Corres and b/w photograph of Coat of Arms from Farmer's HistoryThe Arms of John Walton . Corres and b/w photograph of Coat of Arms from Farmer's History220FC
09961828Death of CongreveDeath of CongreveMissing
0997001978Hogg,Ian.& Batchelor John Naval Gun with very detailed drawings /1 The Broadside Era /2 Ironclad to Dreadnought. Including details of gun carriages and Woolwich InfantsHogg,Ian.& Batchelor John Naval Gun with very detailed drawings /1 The Broadside Era /2 Ironclad to Dreadnought. Including details of gun carriages and Woolwich Infants221FC
09981863Hale, W. Treatise on merits of a rifle gun and rotary rocket. With Congreve detailsHale, W. Treatise on merits of a rifle gun and rotary rocket. With Congreve detailsMissing
0999001907Page, W. Extract from The Victoria History of the County of Essex. photocopyPage, W. Extract from The Victoria History of the County of Essex. photocopyFC
1000001907Page W. Victoria History of the County of Essex. Photocopy of title page & 447-450 and figs 12-13. Details the industry of charcoal burning in Essex. 2 x b/w imagesPage W. Victoria History of the County of Essex. Photocopy of title page & 447-450 and figs 12-13. Details the industry of charcoal burning in Essex. 2 x b/w images222FC
1001VoidVoidVoid
1002VoidVoidVoid
1003001948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))223FC
100311948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 1 - Converter platform of the formaldehyde platform. 223FC
100321948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 2 - Formaldehyde control panel223FC
100331948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 3 - Storage vessels for formaldehyde223FC
100341948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 4 - Hexamine condenser and evaporator. 223FC
100351948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 5 - Hexamine dryer.223FC
100361948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 6 - Nitrous gases flow diagram.223FC
100371948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 7 - Fume absorption plant.223FC
100381948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 8 - Stainless steel absorption towers223FC
100391948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 9 - Acid pumps at the absorption towers223FC
1003101948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 10 - General view at the base of the ammonia converters.223FC
1003111948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 11 - View of the top of the ammonia convertors.223FC
1003121948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 12 - Base of the nitric acid concentration tower. 223FC
1003131948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 13 - A view of one of the RDX "cleanways". 223FC
1003141948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 14 - A continuous nitrator for RDX.223FC
1003151948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 15 - Nitrator control panel, showing in the centre, the drowning valve handle223FC
1003161948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 16 - Dilutor with control panel in the background.223FC
1003171948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 17 - RDX boiling vats.223FC
1003181948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 18 - The classifier filters223FC
1003191948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 19 - An interior view of the classifier filter. Fig 19223FC
1003201948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 20 - Rema mill for RDX slurry223FC
1003211948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 21 - 223FC
1003221948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 22 - 223FC
1003231948Simmons, W H The manufacture of RDX in GB including 20 photos plus 3 photos of unidentified processes. Including negatives of plates (ex WASC 1762))Fig 23 - 223FC
100400Hillier & Sons, Winchester. Catalogue. p262 photocopy. Ref to Alder Buckthorn recommended for charcoal used in gunpowderHillier & Sons, Winchester. Catalogue. p262 photocopy. Ref to Alder Buckthorn recommended for charcoal used in gunpowderFC
100500Chapman's Farm, Waltham Abbey b/w photographChapman's Farm, Waltham Abbey b/w photograph224FC
1006009.7.1801.-23.3.1802Royal Society Letter of Committee re floor coverings at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photograph and correspondence relating theretoRoyal Society Letter of Committee re floor coverings at Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photograph and correspondence relating thereto225FC
1007001789Sumpter' W. Employment of Faversham men at Waltham Abbey. Letter No 10 from Royal Gunpowder Factory Entry Book of In letters Vol 1 25.10.1789 - 15.3.1789Sumpter' W. Employment of Faversham men at Waltham Abbey. Letter No 10 from Royal Gunpowder Factory Entry Book of In letters Vol 1 25.10.1789 - 15.3.1789226FC
100800undatedEstablishment of Officers at the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photographEstablishment of Officers at the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey b/w photograph227FC
10090016.2.1789Establishment of Officers at the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Signed by Richmond, Master General b/w photographEstablishment of Officers at the Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey Signed by Richmond, Master General b/w photograph228FC
101000Congreve, W as Deputy Controller Letter re different sorts of gp and saltpetre, and how to distinguish between them. b/w photographCongreve, W as Deputy Controller Letter re different sorts of gp and saltpetre, and how to distinguish between them. b/w photograph229FC
10110013.12.1787Forman, H. Instructions on labour organisation at Waltham Abbey. Letter dated Royal Laboratory, Woolwich. b/w photographForman, H. Instructions on labour organisation at Waltham Abbey. Letter dated Royal Laboratory, Woolwich. b/w photograph230FC
101200Distinguishing Marks used upon powder barrels. 2 b/w photographsDistinguishing Marks used upon powder barrels. 2 b/w photographs231FC
1013Hibbert C. The Great Mutiny India 1857 Mentions the use of rocketsHibbert C. The Great Mutiny India 1857 Mentions the use of rocketsMissing
10140015.2.1980West Essex Gazette. Orig article "Porn at PERME"West Essex Gazette. Orig article "Porn at PERME"FC
10150015.2.1980Waltham Telegraph. Porn Films are smuggled into Top security Secrets Plant. Orig articleWaltham Telegraph. Porn Films are smuggled into Top security Secrets Plant. Orig articleFC
101624.6.1980Financial Times Private industry managing PERME?Financial Times Private industry managing PERME?Missing
101723.6.1980The Times Defence privatisationThe Times Defence privatisationMissing
101818.7.1980The Guardian PrivatisationThe Guardian PrivatisationMissing
10190018.8.1980Cheshunt & WalthamTelegraph. "Jobs fear if Gunpowder Factory is zoned as historical site" photocopyCheshunt & WalthamTelegraph. "Jobs fear if Gunpowder Factory is zoned as historical site" photocopyFC
10200021.11.1980West Essex Gazette Newspaper report "Gunpowder Factory Leisure Centre Plan" photocopyWest Essex Gazette Newspaper report "Gunpowder Factory Leisure Centre Plan" photocopy551FC
1021001978McKnight, H. The Shell Book of Inland Waterways. Book Club Associates. Pp121-122 photocopies.McKnight, H. The Shell Book of Inland Waterways. Book Club Associates. Pp121-122 photocopies.FC
1022001.3.1978Oertlings Cordite Balance. Photocopy from Oertlings photograph of balance similar to that used at Royal Gunpowder Factory. Explanatory letter (dated 1 March 1978) from Miss P Buchanan of Imperial College of Science and Technology. Colour photograph of Oertlings Cordite Balance and Non-sparking Safety Implements. (See WASC 323)Oertlings Cordite Balance. Photocopy from Oertlings photograph of balance similar to that used at Royal Gunpowder Factory. Explanatory letter (dated 1 March 1978) from Miss P Buchanan of Imperial College of Science and Technology. Colour photograph of Oertlings Cordite Balance and Non-sparking Safety Implements. (See WASC 323)232FC
10230024.4.1980Orchid species at Waltham Abbey. BSBI News. p26 article on dactylorhiza growing on firing site at PERMEOrchid species at Waltham Abbey. BSBI News. p26 article on dactylorhiza growing on firing site at PERMEFC
1024002.2.1981Old Nitrating House Building E2 Drowning Tank during demolition b/w photographOld Nitrating House Building E2 Drowning Tank during demolition b/w photograph233FC
10251.1979PERME. Periodicals receivedPERME. Periodicals receivedMissing
102600Munition Workers Badge presented in 1975 by Mrs Beatrice Trotter (nee Duck) formerly of RGPF GC section (beater stage) Munition Workers Badge presented in 1975 by Mrs Beatrice Trotter (nee Duck) formerly of RGPF GC section (beater stage) soFC
102700Two postcards from munitions workers,showing munitions workers badge, issued during WW1 /1-/2Two postcards from munitions workers,showing munitions workers badge, issued during WW1 /1-/2234FC
10271Two postcards from munitions workers,showing munitions workers badge, issued during WW1 /1-/2Illustration include triangular emblem (see WASC 1026) and motto "with fond greetings from a munition worker helping to 'carry on' "234FC
10272Two postcards from munitions workers,showing munitions workers badge, issued during WW1 /1-/2Illustration include triangular emblem (see WASC 1026) and motto " Good Luck!"234FC
1028001905Malden, H E. The Victoria History of the County of Surrey Vol 2. Street 1905 pp306-329. History of the mfr of Gunpowder in Surrey. photocopyMalden, H E. The Victoria History of the County of Surrey Vol 2. Street 1905 pp306-329. History of the mfr of Gunpowder in Surrey. photocopyFC
10291979Replica of Congreve rocket. Col photographsReplica of Congreve rocket. Col photographsMissing
1030Sunday Times. Article re 1776 exhibition at the National Maritime MuseumSunday Times. Article re 1776 exhibition at the National Maritime MuseumMissing
1031Wilkinson-Latham R. British Artillery on Land & Sea 1790-1820Wilkinson-Latham R. British Artillery on Land & Sea 1790-1820Missing
1032001965Pope, Dudley. Article from Guns. Art of the GunnerPope, Dudley. Article from Guns. Art of the Gunner235FC
1033001980Clay Smoking Pipe. Bowl and short length of stem only. Discovered on PERME NS. Origin and date not known.Clay Smoking Pipe. Bowl and short length of stem only. Discovered on PERME NS. Origin and date not known.soFC
103400Wilson, P N. The Transactions of the Newcomen Society, Vol 36, 1963/4 pp47-65 The Gunpowder mills of Westmoreland and Furness. photocopyWilson, P N. The Transactions of the Newcomen Society, Vol 36, 1963/4 pp47-65 The Gunpowder mills of Westmoreland and Furness. photocopyFC
103500Tinniswood, R S. Gunpowder Press House No 1. Painting in oils based on illustration from Fitzgerald's article Strand Magazine (WASC 457) Col photograph 3½" x 4½" Tinniswood, R S. Gunpowder Press House No 1. Painting in oils based on illustration from Fitzgerald's article Strand Magazine (WASC 457) Col photograph 3½" x 4½" 236FC
103600Panton, Dr F H b/w photograph Head of PERME 10.1976-5.1980Panton, Dr F H b/w photograph Head of PERME 10.1976-5.1980237FC
1037Asbestos and Whisker alignment plant ERDE b/w photographsAsbestos and Whisker alignment plant ERDE b/w photographsMissing
1038Whisker technology. b/w photographWhisker technology. b/w photographMissing
103900Wet guncotton magazine (The Grand Magazine) /1 eight different views of building constructed in 1867-8. b/w photographs taken 1979. /2 Copies of plan.Wet guncotton magazine (The Grand Magazine) /1 eight different views of building constructed in 1867-8. b/w photographs taken 1979. /2 Copies of plan.238FC
10400017.5.1876 Old Market House, Waltham Abbey. Col photographs of watercolour painted 17.5.1876 by Joseph Upton Old Market House, Waltham Abbey. Col photographs of watercolour painted 17.5.1876 by Joseph Upton239FC
1041History of development of mortars 1942-45History of development of mortars 1942-45Missing
104200Northern Carbon Research Laboratories. Frangula Alnus. Note on examination of sample by scanning electron microscope, made by Eileen McAuliffe from the University of Newcastle on TyneNorthern Carbon Research Laboratories. Frangula Alnus. Note on examination of sample by scanning electron microscope, made by Eileen McAuliffe from the University of Newcastle on Tyne240FC
10421Northern Carbon Research Laboratories. Frangula Alnus. Note on examination of sample by scanning electron microscope, made by Eileen McAuliffe from the University of Newcastle on TyneSEM Micrograph of a fracture surface of Frangula Alnus charcoal from the Waltham Abbey excavation. The surface, showing a transverse view was ultrasonically cleaned then carbon and gold coated240FC
10422Northern Carbon Research Laboratories. Frangula Alnus. Note on examination of sample by scanning electron microscope, made by Eileen McAuliffe from the University of Newcastle on TyneLongitudinal view240FC
10431985Royal Gunpowder Factory Boiler House ManualRoyal Gunpowder Factory Boiler House ManualMissing
1044voidvoidVoid
1045001.2.1980Daily Telegraph. Pornography Enquiry at Research Base. OriginalDaily Telegraph. Pornography Enquiry at Research Base. OriginalFC
10460010.2.1980Sunday Telegraph. Porn Trade at Secret Laboratory photocopySunday Telegraph. Porn Trade at Secret Laboratory photocopyFC
10470015.2.1980Lea Valley Mercury. Porn Probe at PERME photocopyLea Valley Mercury. Porn Probe at PERME photocopyFC
1048Hogg I V. A history of artillery p38Hogg I V. A history of artillery p38Missing
10490017.2.1669Title Deed to the Waltham Abbey Gunpowder Mills b/w photographs /1-/8. Deed on top of plan chest in Archive RoomTitle Deed to the Waltham Abbey Gunpowder Mills b/w photographs /1-/8. Deed on top of plan chest in Archive Room241FC
1049117.2.1669Title Deed to the Waltham Abbey Gunpowder Mills b/w photographs /1-/8. Deed on top of plan chest in Archive RoomPage 1 of complete deed241FC
1049217.2.1669Title Deed to the Waltham Abbey Gunpowder Mills b/w photographs /1-/8. Deed on top of plan chest in Archive RoomPage 2 of complete deed with signatures and date241FC
1049317.2.1669Title Deed to the Waltham Abbey Gunpowder Mills b/w photographs /1-/8. Deed on top of plan chest in Archive RoomEnlargement of part of page 2 showing consideration and date241FC
1049417.2.1669Title Deed to the Waltham Abbey Gunpowder Mills b/w photographs /1-/8. Deed on top of plan chest in Archive RoomEnlargement of part of page 2 showing signatures of John Wilson and Ste. Primatt witnessing the Earl of Bedford241FC
1049517.2.1669Title Deed to the Waltham Abbey Gunpowder Mills b/w photographs /1-/8. Deed on top of plan chest in Archive RoomEnlargement of part of page 2 showing signatures of Willm Ellis and John Wilson witnessing Sir John ?241FC
1049617.2.1669Title Deed to the Waltham Abbey Gunpowder Mills b/w photographs /1-/8. Deed on top of plan chest in Archive RoomEnlargement of part of page 2 showing signatures of Jo Lane and John Wilson witnessing Sir James Altham241FC
1049717.2.1669Title Deed to the Waltham Abbey Gunpowder Mills b/w photographs /1-/8. Deed on top of plan chest in Archive RoomEnlargement of part of page 2 showing signatures of Ralph Gore and Andrew Cole witnessing Sir John Gower241FC
1049817.2.1669Title Deed to the Waltham Abbey Gunpowder Mills b/w photographs /1-/8. Deed on top of plan chest in Archive RoomEnlargement of part of page 2 showing signatures of C? Sparke and John Wilson witnessing Sir Edward Turner241FC
105000Saint Barbara.Saint Barbara.242FC
10501Saint Barbara.BW photograph of casting presented to Dr P Collins of PERME Waltham Abbey at ICT Conference. /2 photocopy of leaflet in German re relationship of St Barbara to Explosives /3 Hagiography242FC
10502Saint Barbara.Photocopy of leaflet in German re relationship of St Barbara to Explosives242FC
10503Saint Barbara.Hagiography242FC
1051006/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey 243FC
105116/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey Use by a PERME contractor, of a crane wielding a demolition weight243FC
105126/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey Use by a PERME contractor, of a crane wielding a demolition weight243FC
105136/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey Use by a PERME contractor, of a crane wielding a demolition weight243FC
105146/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey Use of a mechanical drill employed by M25 motorway contractors243FC
105156/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey Use of a mechanical drill employed by M25 motorway contractors243FC
105166/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey Use of a mechanical drill employed by M25 motorway contractors243FC
105176/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey Use of a mechanical drill employed by M25 motorway contractors243FC
105186/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey The extent of the demolition243FC
105196/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey The extent of the demolition243FC
1051106/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey The extent of the demolition243FC
1051116/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey The extent of the demolition243FC
1051126/7.1981Demolition of traverses. Lower Island Way PERME Waltham Abbey The extent of the demolition243FC
1052003.7.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Propellants 1 Branch. Staff photograph with identification, taken outside the new P1 branch building. Mr R Ayerst actg Superintendent.PERME Waltham Abbey Propellants 1 Branch. Staff photograph with identification, taken outside the new P1 branch building. Mr R Ayerst actg Superintendent.244FC
1053Wood cellulose and cordite studies at ERDEWood cellulose and cordite studies at ERDEMissing
1054001.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694245FC
105411.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694Building S27 (New Hill Magazine)245FC
105421.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694New Hill from atop S27245FC
105431.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694S27 looking east245FC
105441.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694Rear of S27 looking west245FC
105451.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694Interior of roof to E3245FC
105461.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694Exterior of roof to E3245FC
105471.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694E3 entrance245FC
105481.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694E3 interior with steps245FC
105491.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694E5 entrance wall with date 1896-7245FC
1054101.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694E2 entrance245FC
1054111.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694E2 looking north west245FC
1054121.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694Atop E2245FC
1054131.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694Atop E2245FC
1054141.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694Atop E2245FC
1054151.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694E2 exterior245FC
1054161.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694E1 Barrel and weighing house245FC
1054171.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694E2 and approach to E3 and E5245FC
1054181.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694Entrance to E5245FC
1054191.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694Within tunnel to E5245FC
1054201.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694View fro above E5245FC
1054211.1981PERME Waltham Abbey Nitro glycerine buildings on North site due for demolition b/w photographs /1-/21 Bldgs E1 to E5 and S27 feature See also WAI 1694Old scales found in E5245FC
1055001907'W Page. The Victoria History of the County of Essex. 1907. photocopy. Details of making Gunpowder at Waltham Abbey pages 451-454 including Fig. 14, the Farmer engraving - The Gunpowder Factory at Waltham Abbey in 1735, between pages 454 and 455, the manufacture of Congreve War Rockets pages 418-420 and the manufacture of percussion caps by F Joyce & Co. page 496.'W Page. The Victoria History of the County of Essex. 1907. photocopy. Details of making Gunpowder at Waltham Abbey pages 451-454 including Fig. 14, the Farmer engraving - The Gunpowder Factory at Waltham Abbey in 1735, between pages 454 and 455, the manufacture of Congreve War Rockets pages 418-420 and the manufacture of percussion caps by F Joyce & Co. page 496.246FC
1056Royal Gunpowder Factory photographic Record List of slides produced at the Royal Gunpowder Factory 17.1.1861 - 16.12.1937Royal Gunpowder Factory photographic Record List of slides produced at the Royal Gunpowder Factory 17.1.1861 - 16.12.1937Missing
10571962ERDE Rules governing routine operation of the SS Proof standERDE Rules governing routine operation of the SS Proof standMissing
1058004.1983Griggs, Stephen. The history of the making of Gunpowder at Waltham Abbey. O level project.Griggs, Stephen. The history of the making of Gunpowder at Waltham Abbey. O level project.FC
1059001897Maxwell, Sir Herbert. "Sixty years a Queen." Photos by Theile (Compare with WASC 412)Maxwell, Sir Herbert. "Sixty years a Queen." Photos by Theile (Compare with WASC 412)247FC
105911897Maxwell, Sir Herbert. "Sixty years a Queen." Photos by Theile (Compare with WASC 412)Interior of Guncotton Factory at Waltham Abbey (5 copies)247FC
105921897Maxwell, Sir Herbert. "Sixty years a Queen." Photos by Theile (Compare with WASC 412)Winding Cordite in the Government Factory247FC
1060005.3.1975Bascombe, K N. Synopsis of text re excavation of Smeaton's Mill see WASC 729 for imageBascombe, K N. Synopsis of text re excavation of Smeaton's Mill see WASC 729 for imageFC
1061001977MoD New title for ERDE. PERMEMoD New title for ERDE. PERMEFC
1062001837John Smeaton, Civil Engineer. Reports of J Smeaton FRS made on various occasions in course of employment as a Civil Engineer. Published by M Taylor John Smeaton, Civil Engineer. Reports of J Smeaton FRS made on various occasions in course of employment as a Civil Engineer. Published by M Taylor FC
106211837John Smeaton, Civil Engineer. Reports of J Smeaton FRS made on various occasions in course of employment as a Civil Engineer. Published by M Taylor Title page, portraitFC
106221837John Smeaton, Civil Engineer. Reports of J Smeaton FRS made on various occasions in course of employment as a Civil Engineer. Published by M Taylor Report concerning the situation of the Mills and Bleach-field at WA in respect of waterFC
106231837John Smeaton, Civil Engineer. Reports of J Smeaton FRS made on various occasions in course of employment as a Civil Engineer. Published by M Taylor Report on River Lea NavigationFC
106241837John Smeaton, Civil Engineer. Reports of J Smeaton FRS made on various occasions in course of employment as a Civil Engineer. Published by M Taylor List of mills executed by Mr SmeatonFC
1063001837'John Smeaton, Civil Engineer FRS died October 28 1792 aged 68 years. Portrait engraved by Mr Brown copied from reports. Vol 1 2nd Ed 2 b/w photographs. See reports in WASC-1062.'John Smeaton, Civil Engineer FRS died October 28 1792 aged 68 years. Portrait engraved by Mr Brown copied from reports. Vol 1 2nd Ed 2 b/w photographs. See reports in WASC-1062.248FC
1064Royal Gunpowder Factory Nitro Glycerine Section Weekly Records Stock etc 21.7.1947 - 9.10.1950Royal Gunpowder Factory Nitro Glycerine Section Weekly Records Stock etc 21.7.1947 - 9.10.1950Missing
10650016.1.1968Home in the Afternoon Radio 4 re ERDE photocopy of scriptHome in the Afternoon Radio 4 re ERDE photocopy of scriptFC
1066Royal Gunpowder Factory Nitro Glycerine Section receipts and despatches 31.5.1950 - 24.7.1953Royal Gunpowder Factory Nitro Glycerine Section receipts and despatches 31.5.1950 - 24.7.1953Missing
1067Royal Gunpowder Factory Daily Records 30.5.1943 - 27.3.1944Royal Gunpowder Factory Daily Records 30.5.1943 - 27.3.1944Missing
1068Royal Gunpowder Factory Records 1938 - 1946Royal Gunpowder Factory Records 1938 - 1946Missing
1069Royal Gunpowder Factory Report Book No 2 1918Royal Gunpowder Factory Report Book No 2 1918Missing
10701.1982PERME Library. Periodicals currently receivedPERME Library. Periodicals currently receivedMissing
10710024.6.1960ERDE An account. For Chief Scientists Conference. 2nd day 28ppERDE An account. For Chief Scientists Conference. 2nd day 28ppFC
1072001978Powder Boat a collection of photographs PERME North Site prior to permanent display on SS. 18 - Colour and b/w photographs. See references in RCHME 279 in wasc-2167-14 and wasc-2174-03 (Arch B1-1)Powder Boat a collection of photographs PERME North Site prior to permanent display on SS. 18 - Colour and b/w photographs. See references in RCHME 279 in wasc-2167-14 and wasc-2174-03 (Arch B1-1)249FC
1073001635Tryumph and Recreation by J Bate. Thomas Harper for Ralph Mab, Facsimile 1966Tryumph and Recreation by J Bate. Thomas Harper for Ralph Mab, Facsimile 1966FC
10740022.10.1969ERDE photograph expedition on Mill Head Stream /1 Plan showing route /2 16 Colour prints (missing)ERDE photograph expedition on Mill Head Stream /1 Plan showing route /2 16 Colour prints (missing)FC
1075001975Powder Boat 1975. 14 - b/w photographs taken prior to painting. See references in RCHME 279 in wasc-2167-14 and wasc-2174-03 (Arch B1-1)Powder Boat 1975. 14 - b/w photographs taken prior to painting. See references in RCHME 279 in wasc-2167-14 and wasc-2174-03 (Arch B1-1)250FC
1076001963Powder Boat Royal Gunpowder Factory 1963. 3 - b/w photographs taken prior to restoration. See references in RCHME 279 in wasc-2167-14 and wasc-2174-03 (Arch B1-1)Powder Boat Royal Gunpowder Factory 1963. 3 - b/w photographs taken prior to restoration. See references in RCHME 279 in wasc-2167-14 and wasc-2174-03 (Arch B1-1)251FC
1077001964Powder Boat Royal Gunpowder Factory 1964. 2 - b/w photographs taken prior to restoration at Black Ditch. See references in RCHME 279 in wasc-2167-14 and wasc-2174-03 (Arch B1-1)Powder Boat Royal Gunpowder Factory 1964. 2 - b/w photographs taken prior to restoration at Black Ditch. See references in RCHME 279 in wasc-2167-14 and wasc-2174-03 (Arch B1-1)252FC
1078VOIDVOIDVoid
1079VOIDVOIDVoid
108000Lock on Lower Island. Looking N b/w photographsLock on Lower Island. Looking N b/w photographs253FC
108100Powder Boat Royal Gunpowder Factory. b/w photographs of boat in transit to NSPowder Boat Royal Gunpowder Factory. b/w photographs of boat in transit to NS254FC
1082001967Powder Boat Royal Gunpowder Factory. 2 - b/w photographs of restored boat on river looking toward A 231. See references in RCHME 279 in wasc-2167-14 and wasc-2174-03 (Arch B1-1)Powder Boat Royal Gunpowder Factory. 2 - b/w photographs of restored boat on river looking toward A 231. See references in RCHME 279 in wasc-2167-14 and wasc-2174-03 (Arch B1-1)255FC
1083001957Royal Gunpowder Factory - Flower Show -original and photocopy of posterRoyal Gunpowder Factory - Flower Show -original and photocopy of posterFC
1084001949ERDE Dance 1949. Ticket No 189ERDE Dance 1949. Ticket No 189FC
10850028.3.1980Retirement of Mrs Q L J Lane. CO in PERME Waltham Abbey Library. b/w identified staff photographs /1-/3Retirement of Mrs Q L J Lane. CO in PERME Waltham Abbey Library. b/w identified staff photographs /1-/3256FC
1085128.3.1980Retirement of Mrs Q L J Lane. CO in PERME Waltham Abbey Library. b/w identified staff photographs /1-/3Group256FC
1085228.3.1980Retirement of Mrs Q L J Lane. CO in PERME Waltham Abbey Library. b/w identified staff photographs /1-/3Mrs Lane with bouquet256FC
1085328.3.1980Retirement of Mrs Q L J Lane. CO in PERME Waltham Abbey Library. b/w identified staff photographs /1-/3Mrs Lane with Reg Collins256FC
10860014.6.1978Retirement of Geoffrey Stocks P1 Branch b/w Section Group identified D1434staff photograph.Retirement of Geoffrey Stocks P1 Branch b/w Section Group identified D1434staff photograph.257FC
10870014.5.1970Farewell notice of Mr E G Whitbread. SE at ERDE left to become Chief Insp of Explosives at the Home Office. photocopyFarewell notice of Mr E G Whitbread. SE at ERDE left to become Chief Insp of Explosives at the Home Office. photocopyFC
10880012.6.1981Retirement of Mr R R P Jones. Tech. Ed. In PERME Waltham Abbey Library. b/w identified photograph of Jones and Dr A J OwenRetirement of Mr R R P Jones. Tech. Ed. In PERME Waltham Abbey Library. b/w identified photograph of Jones and Dr A J Owen258FC
108900Chart Gunpowder Mills b/w photographs of interiorChart Gunpowder Mills b/w photographs of interior259FC
1090001966Books on Gunpowder Mills. photographed at PERME Waltham Abbey Museum. b/w photographs Books on Gunpowder Mills. photographed at PERME Waltham Abbey Museum. b/w photographs 260FC
1091c1979PERME Waltham Abbey Gas Chromatography b/w photographPERME Waltham Abbey Gas Chromatography b/w photographMissing
1092c1979PERME Waltham Abbey Diffractometer b/w photographPERME Waltham Abbey Diffractometer b/w photographMissing
1093001662Gunpowder Constituents. Small placard inscribed with copy of list of constituents, orig written by Thomas Fuller 1662Gunpowder Constituents. Small placard inscribed with copy of list of constituents, orig written by Thomas Fuller 1662FC
109400c 1920The Farmer Collection. /1 - photocopy of a list of 121 slides may be related to the lectures of Dr R C Farmer. /2 - 6 enlarged photographs from slides of Gunpowder Processing Lecture by Dr R C Farmer c1920. (see WASC 1588 for 121 small photographs on index cards and original glass slides.) The Farmer Collection. /1 - photocopy of a list of 121 slides may be related to the lectures of Dr R C Farmer. /2 - 6 enlarged photographs from slides of Gunpowder Processing Lecture by Dr R C Farmer c1920. (see WASC 1588 for 121 small photographs on index cards and original glass slides.) 261FC
10941c 1920The Farmer Collection. /1 - photocopy of a list of 121 slides may be related to the lectures of Dr R C Farmer. /2 - 6 enlarged photographs from slides of Gunpowder Processing Lecture by Dr R C Farmer c1920. (see WASC 1588 for 121 small photographs on index cards and original glass slides.) Granulation of gunpowder. Interior view261FC
10942c 1920The Farmer Collection. /1 - photocopy of a list of 121 slides may be related to the lectures of Dr R C Farmer. /2 - 6 enlarged photographs from slides of Gunpowder Processing Lecture by Dr R C Farmer c1920. (see WASC 1588 for 121 small photographs on index cards and original glass slides.) Gunpowder mixing house261FC
10943c 1920The Farmer Collection. /1 - photocopy of a list of 121 slides may be related to the lectures of Dr R C Farmer. /2 - 6 enlarged photographs from slides of Gunpowder Processing Lecture by Dr R C Farmer c1920. (see WASC 1588 for 121 small photographs on index cards and original glass slides.) Glazing 261FC
10944c 1920The Farmer Collection. /1 - photocopy of a list of 121 slides may be related to the lectures of Dr R C Farmer. /2 - 6 enlarged photographs from slides of Gunpowder Processing Lecture by Dr R C Farmer c1920. (see WASC 1588 for 121 small photographs on index cards and original glass slides.) Charcoal - charging the cylinders261FC
10945c 1920The Farmer Collection. /1 - photocopy of a list of 121 slides may be related to the lectures of Dr R C Farmer. /2 - 6 enlarged photographs from slides of Gunpowder Processing Lecture by Dr R C Farmer c1920. (see WASC 1588 for 121 small photographs on index cards and original glass slides.) Gunpowder pressing261FC
10946c 1920The Farmer Collection. /1 - photocopy of a list of 121 slides may be related to the lectures of Dr R C Farmer. /2 - 6 enlarged photographs from slides of Gunpowder Processing Lecture by Dr R C Farmer c1920. (see WASC 1588 for 121 small photographs on index cards and original glass slides.) Gunpowder Incorporating Mills 261FC
109500c 1890Millhead Stream Royal Gunpowder Factory with Powderboat b/w photographMillhead Stream Royal Gunpowder Factory with Powderboat b/w photograph262FC
1096VOID See wasc-0 370VOID See wasc-0 370Void
1097ERDE SS Various Instruments /1-/22ERDE SS Various Instruments /1-/22Missing
109800Cordite Cutting Machine. b/w photographs /1-/2Cordite Cutting Machine. b/w photographs /1-/2264FC
10981Cordite Cutting Machine. b/w photographs /1-/2Cordite cutter264FC
10982Cordite Cutting Machine. b/w photographs /1-/2Cordite grinder264FC
1099001696HERE lyeth the body of SIMON GILKER Junior who was killed by means of a rockett. November 5 1696 photograph of tombstone. Source nk HERE lyeth the body of SIMON GILKER Junior who was killed by means of a rockett. November 5 1696 photograph of tombstone. Source nk FC
110000The Incorporating Mill. 3 photocopy of orig engravingThe Incorporating Mill. 3 photocopy of orig engraving265FC
1101001788William Congreve, Dep. Controller. Photocopies of original manuscriptsWilliam Congreve, Dep. Controller. Photocopies of original manuscriptsFC
110111788William Congreve, Dep. Controller. Photocopies of original manuscriptsFirst Factory Orders relative to Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey 9.2.1788FC
110121788William Congreve, Dep. Controller. Photocopies of original manuscriptsProcess of Amalgamating or Incorporating the Composition in Charge Magazines. FC
1102001783Waltham Abbey Church from S b/w photograph of engravingWaltham Abbey Church from S b/w photograph of engraving266FC
1103001851View of offices of Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey drawn by J Bell. b/w photograph of drawingView of offices of Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey drawn by J Bell. b/w photograph of drawing267FC
1104History on your doorstep. b/w poster of exhibition of local history at EFDC Museum Waltham Abbey. Orig print Charcoal Burner's hut. In EFDC's collection.History on your doorstep. b/w poster of exhibition of local history at EFDC Museum Waltham Abbey. Orig print Charcoal Burner's hut. In EFDC's collection.Missing
11050012.1982Millhead Stream b/w photograph of snowsceneMillhead Stream b/w photograph of snowscene268FC
110600Intruder found at ERDE. Orig article source nkIntruder found at ERDE. Orig article source nkFC
11070019.11.1982West Essex Gazette. PERME Ideal for Council HQ. Orig. articleWest Essex Gazette. PERME Ideal for Council HQ. Orig. articleFC
1108002.1976Scope. Newspaper of Procurement Executive MoD. Articles on reduction in MoD Civil Servants, Minister visits ROF, Conversation in PEScope. Newspaper of Procurement Executive MoD. Articles on reduction in MoD Civil Servants, Minister visits ROF, Conversation in PEFC
11090010.1975Scope. Newspaper of Procurement Executive, MoD. Articles on Civil Servants are experts, Rocket Estab and PE's senior changes Scope. Newspaper of Procurement Executive, MoD. Articles on Civil Servants are experts, Rocket Estab and PE's senior changes FC
11100019.1.1917Evening News. 17.1.1976 The blast that rocked all London. Article on explosion at East End Munition Factory (Brunner Mond) Silvertown 1917Evening News. 17.1.1976 The blast that rocked all London. Article on explosion at East End Munition Factory (Brunner Mond) Silvertown 1917FC
1111001811Waltham Abbey Church Monthly. 8.1904 Article re explosion at Royal Gunpowder Factory in 1811. Includes account in the Cambridge Chronicle 29.11.1811Waltham Abbey Church Monthly. 8.1904 Article re explosion at Royal Gunpowder Factory in 1811. Includes account in the Cambridge Chronicle 29.11.1811FC
111226.3.1820The Observer Why the Admiral's Plan Failed. Mentions Congreve RocketsThe Observer Why the Admiral's Plan Failed. Mentions Congreve RocketsMissing
111319.6.1973Daily Telegraph re Sir William Comngreve's eight year clockDaily Telegraph re Sir William Comngreve's eight year clockMissing
11140011.1.1980The Times Lit. Supp. 11.1.1980. /1 Article, The Guns of Khaifeng-fu by Joseph Needham. Original /2 Handout from Needham's lecture 11.1979. Diagram illustrates the development of Gunpowder weapons. photocopy The Times Lit. Supp. 11.1.1980. /1 Article, The Guns of Khaifeng-fu by Joseph Needham. Original /2 Handout from Needham's lecture 11.1979. Diagram illustrates the development of Gunpowder weapons. photocopy 481FC
1114111.1.1980The Times Lit. Supp. 11.1.1980. /1 Article, The Guns of Khaifeng-fu by Joseph Needham. Original /2 Handout from Needham's lecture 11.1979. Diagram illustrates the development of Gunpowder weapons. photocopy The bomb "A match for 10,000 men" from 'Thien Kung Khai Wu'481FC
1114211.1.1980The Times Lit. Supp. 11.1.1980. /1 Article, The Guns of Khaifeng-fu by Joseph Needham. Original /2 Handout from Needham's lecture 11.1979. Diagram illustrates the development of Gunpowder weapons. photocopy The Fire Lance or 5 minute flame thrower "H'hua Chhiange, Pear-flowers Spear" from 'Wu pei chih'481FC
1114311.1.1980The Times Lit. Supp. 11.1.1980. /1 Article, The Guns of Khaifeng-fu by Joseph Needham. Original /2 Handout from Needham's lecture 11.1979. Diagram illustrates the development of Gunpowder weapons. photocopy One of the earliest vase-shaped bombards or metal barrel cannon (Pa-mien shen-wei feng hua-phao, 8-sided magical awe-inspiring wind fire cannon) from 'Wu pei chih'481FC
1114411.1.1980The Times Lit. Supp. 11.1.1980. /1 Article, The Guns of Khaifeng-fu by Joseph Needham. Original /2 Handout from Needham's lecture 11.1979. Diagram illustrates the development of Gunpowder weapons. photocopy An eruptor or large frame mounted fire lance (Chui-shih tsuan-hsin shen-tu huo-lei phao, 9 arrows heart penetrating magically poisonous fire thunderer) from 'Wu pei chih'481FC
1114511.1.1980The Times Lit. Supp. 11.1.1980. /1 Article, The Guns of Khaifeng-fu by Joseph Needham. Original /2 Handout from Needham's lecture 11.1979. Diagram illustrates the development of Gunpowder weapons. photocopy Multiple rocket arrow launcher (Chhun pao heng pen chien, Horizontally raining pack of leopards arrow) from 'Wu pei chih'481FC
11150010.5.1973New Scientist, Letter re Faversham Powder Mills photocopyNew Scientist, Letter re Faversham Powder Mills photocopyFC
11160026.10.1973Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Chris gets his Medal. Christopher Plomer Wren in Birthday Honours; awarded BEM. Small biography given Orig. Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph. Chris gets his Medal. Christopher Plomer Wren in Birthday Honours; awarded BEM. Small biography given Orig. FC
11170026.10.1973Cheshunt & Waltham Mercury. Medal is presented. Christopher Plomer Wren in Birthday Honours; awarded BEM. Small biography given Cheshunt & Waltham Mercury. Medal is presented. Christopher Plomer Wren in Birthday Honours; awarded BEM. Small biography given FC
11180014.10.1977Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph Safety Officer dies aged 57. Article re funeral of Mr John Griffiths. Note re Violet Bogue. OrigCheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph Safety Officer dies aged 57. Article re funeral of Mr John Griffiths. Note re Violet Bogue. OrigFC
111900c1959Royal Gunpowder Factory Letter to Editor of Essex Countryside from E Lindsay-Blee re Dr RudgeRoyal Gunpowder Factory Letter to Editor of Essex Countryside from E Lindsay-Blee re Dr RudgeFC
11200025.6.1982Cheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph Plans for PERME photocopyCheshunt & Waltham Weekly Telegraph Plans for PERME photocopyFC
1121001973Powder Boat, model made by apprentice. b/w photograph. Now in Royal Gunpowder Mills Museum. Five colour photos of Powder Boat in museum, with descriptive label - Powder boat. This model was made by a Waltham Abbey apprentice around 1966 when the site was known as ERDE (Explosives Research and Development Establishment).Powder Boat, model made by apprentice. b/w photograph. Now in Royal Gunpowder Mills Museum. Five colour photos of Powder Boat in museum, with descriptive label - Powder boat. This model was made by a Waltham Abbey apprentice around 1966 when the site was known as ERDE (Explosives Research and Development Establishment).269FC
1122c1970ERDE NSD Mass spectrometry Norman Paul 2 b/w photographsERDE NSD Mass spectrometry Norman Paul 2 b/w photographsMissing
1123c 1970ERDE NS Avery Izod Pendulum Impact Apparatus b/w photographsERDE NS Avery Izod Pendulum Impact Apparatus b/w photographsMissing
1124ERDE SS Propellants Branch 7 b/w photographsERDE SS Propellants Branch 7 b/w photographsMissing
1125VOID - moved to wasc 0514VOID - moved to wasc 0514Void
1126001968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968270FC
112611968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Mr Hutt270FC
112621968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Measuring temperature of burning propellant surface using infra red. Dr J Powling and Mr W A W Smith270FC
112631968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Silicon nitride whiskers270FC
112641968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Removing silicon nitride whiskers from a reactor270FC
112651968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968High vacuum apparatus used in physico-chemical studies of fast reactions related to combustion processes (Dr Leslie Phillips)270FC
112661968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968High vacuum apparatus used in physico-chemical studies of fast reactions related to combustion processes (Dr Leslie Phillips)270FC
112671968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Under water explosion at Newtons Pool - John Clarke270FC
112681968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Mr Hutt270FC
112691968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Bran tub270FC
1126101968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Heat of combustion apparatus with Dr Powling and Dr W Smith270FC
1126111968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Composite Propellant combustion experiment270FC
1126121968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Jack Powling, - , Mike Healey, (Kim) David Henshaw conducting a composite propellant combustion experiment270FC
1126131968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Dr L J Bellamy, Mr S F M Whiteside, Mr A S Newens, MP,Dr G H Young. G Pearson in background270FC
1126141968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Dr L J Bellamy with A S Newens, MP270FC
1126151968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Pat Clements with micro manipulator and binocular miscroscope in the examination of crystals270FC
1126161968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Pilot plant for producing a continuous sheet of aligned short fibres270FC
1126171968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Pilot plant for producing a continuous sheet of aligned short fibres270FC
1126181968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Pilot plant for producing a continuous sheet of aligned short fibres270FC
1126191968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Mr M E N Evans with the Alginate Fibre Alignment process using ammonium alginate270FC
1126201968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968The Alginate Fibre Alignment process using ammonium alginate270FC
1126211968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Use of micro manipulator and binocular miscroscope in the examination of crystals270FC
1126221968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Injection moulding of test specimens270FC
1126231968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 196860m/c nuclear magnetic resonance spectrometer with Mrs P E Fuller270FC
1126241968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 196860m/c nuclear magnetic resonance spectrometer with Mrs P E Fuller270FC
1126251968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Director of ERDE - Dr L J Bellamy270FC
1126261968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Director of ERDE - Dr L J Bellamy270FC
1126271968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Director of ERDE - Dr L J Bellamy270FC
1126281968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Director of ERDE - Dr L J Bellamy270FC
1126291968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Ron Campbell 270FC
1126301968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Remote control miniature railway layout supposedly built by Bassett Lowke270FC
1126311968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Remote control miniature railway layout supposedly built by Bassett Lowke270FC
1126321968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Daphne Clements with remote control miniature railway layout270FC
1126331968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Daphne Clements with remote control miniature railway layout270FC
1126341968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Daphne Clements with remote control miniature railway layout270FC
1126351968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Daphne Clements with master/slave robot270FC
1126361968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Daphne Clements with master/slave robot270FC
1126371968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968John Clark with Gordon Bromberger and tea pot (master/slave robot)270FC
1126381968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Use of micro manipulator and binocular miscroscope in the examination of crystals270FC
1126391968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Dave Mullinger with pen trace equipment270FC
1126401968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Silicon nitride whiskers270FC
1126411968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Silicon nitride whiskers270FC
1126421968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Removing silicon nitride whiskers from a reactor270FC
1126431968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968High vacuum apparatus used in physico-chemical studies of fast reactions related to combustion processes (Dr Leslie Phillips)270FC
1126441968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Composite Propellant combustion experiment burning rates of propellants with range of alumimium contents270FC
1126451968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Pat Clements with micro manipulator and binocular miscroscope in the examination of crystals270FC
1126461968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Pilot plant for producing a continuous sheet of aligned short fibres270FC
1126471968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Pilot plant for producing a continuous sheet of aligned short fibres270FC
1126481968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968Mr M E N Evans with the Alginate Fibre Alignment process using ammonium alginate270FC
1126491968ERDE Open Days Series b/w press photographs. /1-/39 and 8 booklets "Open Days Guide to Exhibits 13, 14th June 1968The Alginate Fibre Alignment process using ammonium alginate270FC
1127001981Paintings of the Royal Gunpowder Factory by Robert "Bob" Tinniswood PR. Includes exchange of memoranda on the paintings between Bob Tinniswood and Malcolm McLaren, 30-09-1981.Paintings of the Royal Gunpowder Factory by Robert "Bob" Tinniswood PR. Includes exchange of memoranda on the paintings between Bob Tinniswood and Malcolm McLaren, 30-09-1981.271FC
112711981Paintings of the Royal Gunpowder Factory by Robert "Bob" Tinniswood PR. Includes exchange of memoranda on the paintings between Bob Tinniswood and Malcolm McLaren, 30-09-1981.Painting by Robert Tinniswood copied from a photograph "Any Matches" which appeared in The Strand Magazine, 1895. Original with Sgt J Howe. 12"x16"271FC
112721981Paintings of the Royal Gunpowder Factory by Robert "Bob" Tinniswood PR. Includes exchange of memoranda on the paintings between Bob Tinniswood and Malcolm McLaren, 30-09-1981.Painting by Robert Tinniswood copied from a photograph "The Moulding Room" which appeared in The Strand Magazine, 1895. Original with Sgt J Howe. 12"x16"271FC
112731981Paintings of the Royal Gunpowder Factory by Robert "Bob" Tinniswood PR. Includes exchange of memoranda on the paintings between Bob Tinniswood and Malcolm McLaren, 30-09-1981.Painting by Robert Tinniswood of "The Ruins of the last pair of Mills, 1956" a Tinniswood copy of the earlier Monroe work - See WASC 0117. Original with Mr P Eichkoff. 30"x18"271FC
112741981Paintings of the Royal Gunpowder Factory by Robert "Bob" Tinniswood PR. Includes exchange of memoranda on the paintings between Bob Tinniswood and Malcolm McLaren, 30-09-1981.Oil painting of "Gunpowder Press House (c.1880)" by Robert Tinniswood, 1981. Original with Richard Penfold.271FC
1128004.1975McLaren , M. ERDE Historical background. Journal of Naval Science Vol 1 No 2 McLaren , M. ERDE Historical background. Journal of Naval Science Vol 1 No 2 FC
1129c1970ERDE SS Propellants 2 Vertical Mixer b/w photographERDE SS Propellants 2 Vertical Mixer b/w photographMissing
113000Ayerst, R P, McLaren, M,Liddel, D. The Role of Chemical Engineering in providing propellants and Explosives for UK Armed ForcesAyerst, R P, McLaren, M,Liddel, D. The Role of Chemical Engineering in providing propellants and Explosives for UK Armed ForcesFC
1131VOID - moved to wasc 0296VOID - moved to wasc 0296Void
1132Replica of Congreve Rocket Launcher b/w photographReplica of Congreve Rocket Launcher b/w photographMissing
1133Cannon Shells by Walton HouseCannon Shells by Walton HouseMissing
1134ERDE SS b/w photograph 5" gauge railway and curing ovensERDE SS b/w photograph 5" gauge railway and curing ovensMissing
1135ERDE SS b/w photograph 5" gauge railway and curing ovensERDE SS b/w photograph 5" gauge railway and curing ovensMissing
1136ERDE SS b/w photograph Control panelERDE SS b/w photograph Control panelMissing
1137ERDE SS b/w photograph Master slaveERDE SS b/w photograph Master slaveMissing
1138ERDE SS b/w photograph set of 36 contactsERDE SS b/w photograph set of 36 contactsMissing
1139ERDE SS b/w photograph control panelERDE SS b/w photograph control panelMissing
1140ERDE SS b/w photograph 5" gauge railway and curing ovensERDE SS b/w photograph 5" gauge railway and curing ovensMissing
1141ERDE SS b/w photograph 5" gauge railway and curing ovensERDE SS b/w photograph 5" gauge railway and curing ovensMissing
1142ERDE SS b/w photograph 5" gauge railway and magazinesERDE SS b/w photograph 5" gauge railway and magazinesMissing
1143ERDE SS b/w photograph 5" gauge railway layoutERDE SS b/w photograph 5" gauge railway layoutMissing
1144ERDE SS b/w photograph Master slaveERDE SS b/w photograph Master slaveMissing
1145ERDE SS b/w photograph Lego repro of M343ERDE SS b/w photograph Lego repro of M343Missing
1146ERDE SS b/w photograph Remote control plantERDE SS b/w photograph Remote control plantMissing
1147ERDE SS b/w photograph Testing master slaveERDE SS b/w photograph Testing master slaveMissing
1148ERDE SS b/w photograph Processing baysERDE SS b/w photograph Processing baysMissing
1149ERDE NS Bldg S92 b/w photograph processing bayERDE NS Bldg S92 b/w photograph processing bayMissing
1150ERDE NS Bldg S92 b/w photograph processing bayERDE NS Bldg S92 b/w photograph processing bayMissing
1151ERDE NS Guncotton Vapour detector b/w photographERDE NS Guncotton Vapour detector b/w photographMissing
1152ERDE NS Guncotton Vapour detector b/w photographERDE NS Guncotton Vapour detector b/w photographMissing
1153ERDE NS NM Spectrometer b/w photographERDE NS NM Spectrometer b/w photographMissing
1154ERDE NS NM Spectrometer b/w photographERDE NS NM Spectrometer b/w photographMissing
1155ERDE NS NM Spectrometer b/w photographERDE NS NM Spectrometer b/w photographMissing
1156ERDE NS NM Tensometer b/w photographERDE NS NM Tensometer b/w photographMissing
1157ERDE NS NM Oxygen Absorbtion b/w photographERDE NS NM Oxygen Absorbtion b/w photographMissing
1158ERDE NS Explosives b/w photograph SensitivenessERDE NS Explosives b/w photograph SensitivenessMissing
1159ERDE NS Explosives b/w photograph SensitivenessERDE NS Explosives b/w photograph SensitivenessMissing
1160ERDE NS Explosives b/w photograph Line ChargeERDE NS Explosives b/w photograph Line ChargeMissing
1161JTRU b/w photographs /1-/5JTRU b/w photographs /1-/5Missing
116200Royal Gunpowder Factory. Proof testing at the gun butts b/w photographRoyal Gunpowder Factory. Proof testing at the gun butts b/w photograph272FC
1163Skylark Upper Atmosphere Research Vehicle b/w photographSkylark Upper Atmosphere Research Vehicle b/w photographMissing
1164Skylark Upper Atmosphere Research Vehicle Col photographSkylark Upper Atmosphere Research Vehicle Col photographMissing
1165Goldfinch Boost Motor b/w photographGoldfinch Boost Motor b/w photographMissing
1166 b/w photograph Warburg Apparatus b/w photograph Warburg ApparatusMissing
1167 b/w photograph Avery Izod Impact Apparatus b/w photograph Avery Izod Impact ApparatusMissing
1168 b/w photograph Avery Izod Impact Apparatus b/w photograph Avery Izod Impact ApparatusMissing
1169 b/w photograph Stress Relaxation Apparatus b/w photograph Stress Relaxation ApparatusMissing
1170 b/w photograph Silvered Vessel Hut b/w photograph Silvered Vessel HutMissing
1171 b/w photograph Silvered Vessel Hut b/w photograph Silvered Vessel HutMissing
1172 b/w photograph Petrel Rocket Motor b/w photograph Petrel Rocket MotorMissing
1173 b/w photograph Friction Test Apparatus b/w photograph Friction Test ApparatusMissing
1174 b/w photograph Fibre Classifier plus other papers b/w photograph Fibre Classifier plus other papersMissing
117500Brewin, A Acting Director ERDE 1959-1960 b/w photographBrewin, A Acting Director ERDE 1959-1960 b/w photograph273FC
117600ERDE - Police. b/w photographs /1 Guard dogs 7 shots /2 Walkie Talkie system 4 shotsERDE - Police. b/w photographs /1 Guard dogs 7 shots /2 Walkie Talkie system 4 shots274FC
1177 b/w photograph Rotter Impact Tester b/w photograph Rotter Impact TesterMissing
1178 b/w photograph Rotter Impact Tester b/w photograph Rotter Impact TesterMissing
117900b/w photograph Electrostatic Spark M/cb/w photograph Electrostatic Spark M/c275FC
118000Johnson Dr C H . Chief Superintendent of ERDE 1950-1954 b/w photographsJohnson Dr C H . Chief Superintendent of ERDE 1950-1954 b/w photographs276FC
118100Wells, H G. The War of the Worlds. Incl ref to Waltham Abbey p81 and to Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey on p 83 5 sheets photocopyWells, H G. The War of the Worlds. Incl ref to Waltham Abbey p81 and to Royal Gunpowder Factory Waltham Abbey on p 83 5 sheets photocopyFC
11822.5.1976Lovold K Preparation of Black Powder US Pat 3660546Lovold K Preparation of Black Powder US Pat 3660546Missing
11831894Newton H. E. Improved Apparatus for Condensation of Nitric Acid etc. Pat 17289Newton H. E. Improved Apparatus for Condensation of Nitric Acid etc. Pat 17289Missing
11840027.10.1978Cheshunt & WalthamTelegraph. Rocket propelled bike stunt leap across the Mill Stream. photocopyCheshunt & WalthamTelegraph. Rocket propelled bike stunt leap across the Mill Stream. photocopyFC
11850031.8.1939The War Office. The War Dept (Outstations) Civilian Staff Regs. 1939 by command of the Army Council. War office HMSO 278pp PersonnelThe War Office. The War Dept (Outstations) Civilian Staff Regs. 1939 by command of the Army Council. War office HMSO 278pp PersonnelFC
11860011.1961Min of Aviation. Rules of ERDE Waltham Abbey 42pp Donated by Vera Hewson 4 copiesMin of Aviation. Rules of ERDE Waltham Abbey 42pp Donated by Vera Hewson 4 copiesFC
1187001954Min of Supply Safety Rules of ERDE Waltham Abbey 52pp 2 copies. 1 issued to A WithamMin of Supply Safety Rules of ERDE Waltham Abbey 52pp 2 copies. 1 issued to A WithamFC
1188001946Cover for Min of Supply Rules & Regs for ERDE issud to L W HeathCover for Min of Supply Rules & Regs for ERDE issud to L W HeathFC
1189001946Min of Supply. Rules and Regs of the CRDD Waltham Abbey. Issues nos 147 and 209Min of Supply. Rules and Regs of the CRDD Waltham Abbey. Issues nos 147 and 209FC
1190001961Min of Aviation. Industrial Handbook 48pp (issued to L W Heath and A G Witham)Min of Aviation. Industrial Handbook 48pp (issued to L W Heath and A G Witham)FC
1191001956Min of Supply Industrial Handbook ((issued to L W Heath and M Prior)Min of Supply Industrial Handbook ((issued to L W Heath and M Prior)FC
1192Min of Supply Supplement to Industrial HandbookMin of Supply Supplement to Industrial HandbookMissing
1193001947Min of Supply Amendment List 3 Min of Supply Amendment List 3 FC
11941947Min of Supply Amendment List 10Min of Supply Amendment List 10Missing
11951928Rules and Regs of the ROF 8th EdRules and Regs of the ROF 8th EdMissing
1196001928Rules & Regs of the Ordnance Factories (Woolwich) 8th Ed 24pp 3 copies issued to L W Heath, R Pryor and L F StockingRules & Regs of the Ordnance Factories (Woolwich) 8th Ed 24pp 3 copies issued to L W Heath, R Pryor and L F StockingFC
1197001937Rules & Regs of the Ordnance Factories 9th Ed 29pp. 3 copiesRules & Regs of the Ordnance Factories 9th Ed 29pp. 3 copiesFC
1198001966ERDE SS Building G 405, Boiler House b/w photographs /1-/3ERDE SS Building G 405, Boiler House b/w photographs /1-/3277FC
119811966ERDE SS Building G 405, Boiler House b/w photographs /1-/3G 405 - boiler house - South Site277FC
119821966ERDE SS Building G 405, Boiler House b/w photographs /1-/3G405 with transportable generator277FC
119831966ERDE SS Building G 405, Boiler House b/w photographs /1-/3G405 - interior showing the three boilers277FC
1199001952Waterways near Edmonsey Weir 3 b/w photographsWaterways near Edmonsey Weir 3 b/w photographs278FC
120000Eleanor Cross. b/w photograph partially ruined monumentEleanor Cross. b/w photograph partially ruined monument279FC
120100c1890Waltham Abbey Abbey Church and Gateway b/w photographWaltham Abbey Abbey Church and Gateway b/w photograph280FC
120200c1890Waltham Abbey Church and Cemetery b/w photographWaltham Abbey Church and Cemetery b/w photograph281FC
120300c1890Waltham Abbey Powdermill Lane - junction with Highbridge St b/w photographsWaltham Abbey Powdermill Lane - junction with Highbridge St b/w photographs282FC
120400Waltham Abbey Highbridge St looking E to Abbey Church b/w photographWaltham Abbey Highbridge St looking E to Abbey Church b/w photograph283FC
120500c 1890Waltham Abbey Highbridge St looking E to Abbey Church b/w photographWaltham Abbey Highbridge St looking E to Abbey Church b/w photograph284FC
120600c 1890Waltham Abbey Highbridge St looking E showing the Ordnance Arms PH b/w photographWaltham Abbey Highbridge St looking E showing the Ordnance Arms PH b/w photograph285FC
1207001960sWaltham Abbey b/w photographs taken from Church Tower. Negatives found by George Wilsheer, June 1975Waltham Abbey b/w photographs taken from Church Tower. Negatives found by George Wilsheer, June 1975286FC
120711960sWaltham Abbey b/w photographs taken from Church Tower. Negatives found by George Wilsheer, June 1975View along Highbridge Street286FC
120721960sWaltham Abbey b/w photographs taken from Church Tower. Negatives found by George Wilsheer, June 1975Looking north along the River Lea to the old Abbey gateway286FC
1208001980Lady of the Lea colour photographs as at IWA Festival, Summer 1980 at Walthamstow. At this time she was undergoing restoration in her original "gunpowder"colours, in St Katherines Yacht Haven.Lady of the Lea colour photographs as at IWA Festival, Summer 1980 at Walthamstow. At this time she was undergoing restoration in her original "gunpowder"colours, in St Katherines Yacht Haven.287FC
12090014.2.1861Saltpetre Refinery Powder Mills Waltham Abbey 4 b/w photographs from Engraving at Waltham Abbey Historical Society. See also wasc-0933, wasc-1766Saltpetre Refinery Powder Mills Waltham Abbey 4 b/w photographs from Engraving at Waltham Abbey Historical Society. See also wasc-0933, wasc-1766288FC
1210003.1978Royal Gunpowder Factory Mill Bed Stone near Main Gate RARDE Waltham Abbey NS b/w photographsRoyal Gunpowder Factory Mill Bed Stone near Main Gate RARDE Waltham Abbey NS b/w photographs289FC
1211003.1978PERME Waltham Abbey. Outside A200 Walton House.b/w photographPERME Waltham Abbey. Outside A200 Walton House.b/w photograph290FC
121113.1978PERME Waltham Abbey. Outside A200 Walton House.b/w photographJohn Walton's Sundial (earlier than 1787)290FC
121123.1978PERME Waltham Abbey. Outside A200 Walton House.b/w photographMillstone base of Sundial290FC
121200PERME Waltham Abbey. Main Gate & ex-Administration Offices b/w photographs /1-/5PERME Waltham Abbey. Main Gate & ex-Administration Offices b/w photographs /1-/5291FC
12121PERME Waltham Abbey. Main Gate & ex-Administration Offices b/w photographs /1-/5No 9 Powdermill Lane, Club premises and Police Lodge291FC
12122PERME Waltham Abbey. Main Gate & ex-Administration Offices b/w photographs /1-/5No 9 Powdermill Lane,291FC
12123PERME Waltham Abbey. Main Gate & ex-Administration Offices b/w photographs /1-/5Club Premises291FC
12124PERME Waltham Abbey. Main Gate & ex-Administration Offices b/w photographs /1-/5Club Premises and Police Lodge at Main Gate291FC
12125PERME Waltham Abbey. Main Gate & ex-Administration Offices b/w photographs /1-/5Club Premises and Police Lodge at Main Gate291FC
121300Powder Boat Royal Gunpowder Factory after restoration 1964 near A203 Library. b/w photograph. See references in RCHME 279 in wasc-2167-14 and wasc-2174-03 (Arch B1-1)Powder Boat Royal Gunpowder Factory after restoration 1964 near A203 Library. b/w photograph. See references in RCHME 279 in wasc-2167-14 and wasc-2174-03 (Arch B1-1)292FC
1214008.1892Royal Gunpowder Factory Rear view of officer's old quarters. Drawing by W Street b/w photographRoyal Gunpowder Factory Rear view of officer's old quarters. Drawing by W Street b/w photograph293FC
1215003.1978PERME Waltham Abbey Royal Gunpowder Factory Explosives hand truck. b/w photographPERME Waltham Abbey Royal Gunpowder Factory Explosives hand truck. b/w photograph294FC
1216001.1978PERME Waltham Abbey Royal Gunpowder Factory Powder Boat damaged by floods. b/w photographs /1 - /5PERME Waltham Abbey Royal Gunpowder Factory Powder Boat damaged by floods. b/w photographs /1 - /5295FC
121700c1890Royal Gunpowder Factory Millhead Stream frozen in winter b/w photograph Royal Gunpowder Factory Millhead Stream frozen in winter b/w photograph 296FC
121800c1900Royal Gunpowder Factory Stokers b/w photographRoyal Gunpowder Factory Stokers b/w photograph297FC
121900c1971Chart Gunpowder Mills Faversham. Restoration b/w photographs /1 - /12Chart Gunpowder Mills Faversham. Restoration b/w photographs /1 - /12298FC
1220001947Min of Supply Industrial Handbook. Amendment List 12Min of Supply Industrial Handbook. Amendment List 12FC
1221001653-1686Waltham Holy Cross Parish Register 1653-1686Waltham Holy Cross Parish Register 1653-1686 299FC
122111653-1686Waltham Holy Cross Parish Register 1653-1686 Section October -November 1665299FC
122121653-1686Waltham Holy Cross Parish Register 1653-1686Burial of Powder Workers299FC
1222 Rocket Troops Napoleonic Wars Rocket Troops Napoleonic WarsMissing
1223001979Faversham Gunpowder Mills List of Papers held.at PROFaversham Gunpowder Mills List of Papers held.at PROFC
12240010.11.1967PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs 300FC
1225001966PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs PERME Waltham Abbey Library and Lecture Theatre A 203. b/w photographs 301FC
12260012.1963Demolition of Stores Bldgs for construction of A 203 b/w photographsDemolition of Stores Bldgs for construction of A 203 b/w photographs302FC
1227001965PERME Waltham Abbey Library A 203. Under construction b/w photographsPERME Waltham Abbey Library A 203. Under construction b/w photographs303FC
1228007.8.1978PERME Waltham Abbey A 203 col photographs taken different angles.PERME Waltham Abbey A 203 col photographs taken different angles.304FC
12290012.1973ERDE N Site. Inscription on edge of Coping Stone at top of East side of Mill Pond Wall by Solvent Store b/w photographsERDE N Site. Inscription on edge of Coping Stone at top of East side of Mill Pond Wall by Solvent Store b/w photographs305FC
1230003.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Burning Ground b/w photographs /1-/10PERME Waltham Abbey NS Burning Ground b/w photographs /1-/10306FC
123013.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Burning Ground b/w photographs /1-/10Bridge and aqueduct, behind Burning Ground306FC
123023.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Burning Ground b/w photographs /1-/10Bridge and aqueduct bed306FC
123033.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Burning Ground b/w photographs /1-/10Bridge (front) behind Burning Ground306FC
123043.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Burning Ground b/w photographs /1-/10Bridge Steps, behind Burning Ground306FC
123053.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Burning Ground b/w photographs /1-/10Bridge Wall (back) behind Burning Ground306FC
123063.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Burning Ground b/w photographs /1-/10Aquduct306FC
123073.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Burning Ground b/w photographs /1-/10Aqueduct Wall306FC
123083.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Burning Ground b/w photographs /1-/10Aqueduct Wall306FC
123093.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Burning Ground b/w photographs /1-/10Old Picrite Magazine Building306FC
1230103.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Burning Ground b/w photographs /1-/10Old Picrite Magazine Building306FC
123100PERME Waltham Abbey NS Building A 200, Walton House. Memorial Plaque to F M Smith on wall of Walton House. b/w photographPERME Waltham Abbey NS Building A 200, Walton House. Memorial Plaque to F M Smith on wall of Walton House. b/w photograph307FC
1232003.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Building A 200, Walton House b/w photographs PERME Waltham Abbey NS Building A 200, Walton House b/w photographs 308FC
123213.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Building A 200, Walton House b/w photographs Viewed from north west, Woolwich Infants & Sundial 308FC
123223.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Building A 200, Walton House b/w photographs Viewed from north west, Woolwich Infants 308FC
123233.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Building A 200, Walton House b/w photographs Viewed from south east308FC
123243.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Building A 200, Walton House b/w photographs Viewed from south 308FC
123253.1978PERME Waltham Abbey NS Building A 200, Walton House b/w photographs Viewed from south west308FC
12330012.1.1978ERDE NS. Floods. b/w photographs /1-/10ERDE NS. Floods. b/w photographs /1-/10309FC
1233112.1.1978ERDE NS. Floods. b/w photographs /1-/10Looking north west at footbridge between L149 and L153 (Taken at 9.40 am)309FC
1233212.1.1978ERDE NS. Floods. b/w photographs /1-/10Looking south east from between L157 and L153 (taken at 9.45 am)309FC
1233312.1.1978ERDE NS. Floods. b/w photographs /1-/10Looking north from between L157 and L154 (taken at 9.45 am)309FC
1233412.1.1978ERDE NS. Floods. b/w photographs /1-/10Looking north from North Site Services area (Taken at 10 am)309FC
1233512.1.1978ERDE NS. Floods. b/w photographs /1-/10Looking south from outside Library Area towards Canteen area (taken at10.05 am)309FC
1233612.1.1978ERDE NS. Floods. b/w photographs /1-/10Looking north along Middle Way just north of old Chemical Stores (taken at 10.05 am)309FC
1233712.1.1978ERDE NS. Floods. b/w photographs /1-/10Looking north west from near L141 atMain Lab (taken at 10.15 am)309FC
1233812.1.1978ERDE NS. Floods. b/w photographs /1-/10View from banking just past double bend along "Long Walk" (taken at 10.30 am)309FC
1233912.1.1978ERDE NS. Floods. b/w photographs /1-/10Looking south east from half way along Long Walk (taken at 10.40 am)309FC
12331012.1.1978ERDE NS. Floods. b/w photographs /1-/10Looking east at L153 from Long Walk (taken at 10.45 am)309FC
1234009.1973Smeaton's Mill excavations b/w photographsSmeaton's Mill excavations b/w photographs310FC
1235003.1979PERME Waltham Abbey Lower Island b/w photographs /1-/6PERME Waltham Abbey Lower Island b/w photographs /1-/6311FC
123513.1979PERME Waltham Abbey Lower Island b/w photographs /1-/6Traverse311FC
123523.1979PERME Waltham Abbey Lower Island b/w photographs /1-/6Traverses311FC
123533.1979PERME Waltham Abbey Lower Island b/w photographs /1-/6Traverse311FC
123543.1979PERME Waltham Abbey Lower Island b/w photographs /1-/6Magazine and traverse311FC
123553.1979PERME Waltham Abbey Lower Island b/w photographs /1-/6Magazine 311FC
123563.1979PERME Waltham Abbey Lower Island b/w photographs /1-/6Traverse311FC
123600PERME Waltham Abbey Lower Island. Gate, Lower Island way just S of Magazine and Traverses b/w photographsPERME Waltham Abbey Lower Island. Gate, Lower Island way just S of Magazine and Traverses b/w photographs312FC
123700Waltham Abbey view from PERME SS overlooking Cobbins Brook. b/w photographWaltham Abbey view from PERME SS overlooking Cobbins Brook. b/w photograph313FC
1238001981PERME SS Building N576 pre demolition. b/w photographsPERME SS Building N576 pre demolition. b/w photographs314FC
123900PERME SS Nitro Glycerine plant Water Tower b/w photographsPERME SS Nitro Glycerine plant Water Tower b/w photographs324FC
12400013.12.1893Royal Gunpowder Factory Lower Island No 2 Cam House Explosion 2.35am Royal Gunpowder Factory Lower Island No 2 Cam House Explosion 2.35am 315FC
12410021.19.1890Royal Gunpowder Factory Explosion at "C" Group Incorporating Mills Part of roof 84 feet from Mill b/w photographRoyal Gunpowder Factory Explosion at "C" Group Incorporating Mills Part of roof 84 feet from Mill b/w photograph316FC
124200PERME Waltham Abbey SS Nitro Glycerine Plant Water Tower Colour photographsPERME Waltham Abbey SS Nitro Glycerine Plant Water Tower Colour photographs317FC
124300Durer, Albrecht. The martyrdom of St Catherine of Alexandria 1497. b/w photographs of original woodcut in British MuseumDurer, Albrecht. The martyrdom of St Catherine of Alexandria 1497. b/w photographs of original woodcut in British Museum318FC
1244006. 1969ERDE Grounds Colour photographsERDE Grounds Colour photographs319FC
124500ERDE Police Guard dogs with handlers. b/w photographsERDE Police Guard dogs with handlers. b/w photographs320FC
1246001881The Turnham Family - coopers at the Royal Gunpowder Factory b/w photograph (see WASC 927 & 930) including correspondence with Mary HurstThe Turnham Family - coopers at the Royal Gunpowder Factory b/w photograph (see WASC 927 & 930) including correspondence with Mary Hurst321FC
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12490011.1891Verity, John B M Inst IEE Electricity up to Date for Light Power and Traction. 178ppVerity, John B M Inst IEE Electricity up to Date for Light Power and Traction. 178ppFC
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1252004.10 1789Order by the Comptroller signed by W Congreve sent from the RPF FavershamOrder by the Comptroller signed by W Congreve sent from the RPF FavershamFC
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1259ERDE Manufacture of Nitro GlycerineERDE Manufacture of Nitro GlycerineMissing
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