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Schultze Gunpowder Co

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July 1898.
Manograph. 1907.

of 28 Gresham Street, London

of 254A Gray's Inn Road, London, WC. Plant at Eyeworth and land at Redbridge (1898)[1]

1868 The Schultze Gunpowder Co was incorporated.

1898 On 22 March, the New Schultze Gunpowder Co was registered to acquire the undertaking of the Schultze Gunpowder Co[2]

1899 Reverted to the old title.

1911 Schultze Company incorporated on 19 July.

1914 Manufacturers of Smokeless Gunpowder and Cartridges for use in Sporting Shot Guns. [3]

1918 Schultze Gunpowder Co was incorporated into Explosives Trades Ltd as part of the merger of 29 makers of explosives[4]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times 28 Mar 1898
  2. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  3. 1914 Whitakers Red Book
  4. The Times, Dec 02, 1918