Notebook entitled 'Experimental testing of explosives in 1891 whilst an employee of Robert Tatlock of Glasgow by H. Ballantyne'

Made:
1891-1891
maker:
Ballantyne, Horatio

Notebook containing preliminary material copied from contemporary technical sources. Subsequent details of actual comparative experiments indicate that testing was conducted at Nobel's explosives factory near Glasgow in connection with a dispute over a patent specification for smokeless powder. [Other pages bear copy letters of Ballantyne's widow to her solicitors etc. in 1956-7.]

Details

Extent:
130
200
Identifier:
MS/0688
Access:
Open Access