Wat Tyler Country Park - Explosives Factory

The Wat Tyler Project is transforming the park, with its legacy of historic buildings and fascinating wildlife, into a centre of excellence.
The Pitsea factory produced dynamite, gelignite and other explosives based on nitroglycerin for blasting rocks and mining.

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