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Lancashire Explosives Co

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of Liverpool

1895 Made a claim against the Roburite Explosives Co, that it had infringed the company's patents[1]; the case was successful on appeal but Roburite subsequently altered their process and was no longer in infringement[2]

By 1932 was owned by ICI and became part of ICI (Explosives) Ltd

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Mar 22, 1895
  2. The Times Feb 26, 1897