Gunpowder members talk

Gunpowder – How India came to dominate the production of saltpetre

30 Aug | News,

On Saturday 23rd September FIBIS member, Ed Storey, will talk to members via Zoom 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.

 The joining details can be found in the FIBIS members’ area in the Monthly Zoom Sessions section.

PLEASE NOTE: This Zoom presentation is for FIBIS members only. If you are not a FIBIS member, and would like to attend this talk, why not join FIBIS and not only attend this talk, but also enjoy all the other benefits of membership? Membership starts from as little as £12 a year.