Collection CROC - The Alan and Glenys Crocker Collection

Part 1 Introduction Part 2 SE England Part 3 SW England Part 4 Wales Part 5 N England Part 6 Scotland Part 7 Ireland Part 8 Additional Sites Part 9 Bibliography Notebook from Royal Gunpowder Factory, Waltham Abbey Notebook from Royal Gunpowder Factory, Faversham "The Hounslow Gunpowder Mills I: The History and Present Scene" "The Hounslow Gunpowder Mills II: Crane Park" "The Hounslow Gunpowder Mills III: Bedfont Mills" "The Hounslow Gunpowder Mills IV: The Cartridge Factory" "Ken Fleming and his gunpowder mills photographs" "The sporting powder industry of Great Britain III - The Hounslow powder factory"

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The Alan and Glenys Crocker Collection


  • 1798-2000s (Creation)

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Extent and medium

15 boxes

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Archival history

Given to the Mills Archive by Glenys Crocker, 2019.

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Photographs and papers relating to watermills and gunpowder production.

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This collection may be consulted free of charge at the Mills Archive; please email to arrange an appointment.

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  • English

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Archivist's note

Collection level entry by Nathanael Hodge, July 2019.

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Physical storage

  • Shelf: MM4
  • Shelf: NN4
  • Shelf: LL2
  • Box: MM2