The iron industry in the Weald in the period of the Seven Years’ War, 1750-1770

by Jeremy Hodgkinson
MA dissertation, University of Brighton, 1993

Chapter 1   Introduction
Chapter 2   Ownership, Organisation and Risk
Chapter 3   Products and Markets
Chapter 4   Location, Raw Materials, Transport and Labour
Chapter 5   Conclusions
Appendix 1 Wealden ironmasters and their sites, 1750-70
Appendix 2 Board of Ordnance and East India Company: Suppliers of Iron, 1750-70
Appendix 3 Board of Ordnance: Ordnance Purchases, 1750-70
Appendix 4 East India Company: Ordnance Purchases, 1750-70

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