EPW040948 ENGLAND (1933). The British Vegetable Parchment Mills, the Kent Kraft Mills and the New Northfleet Paper Mills, Swanscombe, 1933

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Title [EPW040948] The British Vegetable Parchment Mills, the Kent Kraft Mills and the New Northfleet Paper Mills, Swanscombe, 1933
Reference EPW040948
Date April-1933
Link
Place name SWANSCOMBE
Parish SWANSCOMBE AND GREENHITHE
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 560750, 174990
Longitude / Latitude 0.31371685639656, 51.450554527489
National Grid Reference TQ608750

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Saturday 20th of July 2019 11:26:30 AM

User Comment Contributions

Three mills for one. All Inversk

BVPM produced "parchment" by a heavily beating fibre to make the paper and then treating with sulphuric acid. Developed here by Inversk later Wiggins Teape.

Kent Kraft was centred here making sacks for the local cement industry.

Chris
Wednesday 10th of December 2014 04:52:54 PM