- Plans 1862-1909
Records of Kames Gunpowder Co, gunpowder manufacturers, Kilfinnan, Argyll & Bute, Scotland
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- ReferenceGB 248 UGD 078
- Dates of Creation1862-1909
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Administrative / Biographical History
Kames Gunpowder Co was established in 1839 and had works at Kilfinnan, Argyll & Bute, Scotland. It produced blasting and export powders for the home and export trades. Between 1876 and 1886 the business was acquired by Curtis's & Harvey.
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Records deposited with Economic History Department, Glasgow University. Management of the collection transferred to Glasgow University Archives in 1975.
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Compiled by Jenny Cooknell , Assistant Archivist, 24 May 1999