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Gunpowder – How India came to dominate the production of saltpetre

23/09/2023 @ 16:00 - 17:00

Gunpowder members talk

FIBIS member, Ed Storey, will talk about how India came to dominate the production of saltpetre.   Ed will go thru the two-step process and explain how to find the records of people who were in the business.  He will also explain a little about transportation and, significantly, the dangers of the operation and some serious fires.  Ed will wrap up with where to find information online.

This Zoom presentation is for FIBIS members only and joining details can be found in the FIBIS members’ area in the Monthly Zoom Sessions section.


16:00 - 17:00
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