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The Worshipful Company Of Horners At The New Millennium

2016-12-06T05:35:34+00:00

The Horners Company goes back to the dawn of the last millennium. The first historical reference to the Company was recorded in 1284 although the horner's craft dates from centuries before. So I believe we [...]

The Worshipful Company Of Horners At The New Millennium 2016-12-06T05:35:34+00:00

Cellulosics In The USA

2016-12-06T05:35:38+00:00

Our series on US plastics history continues with an account of Celanese Corporation of America, for whom the author worked as a shift supervisor at the company's Amcelle plant, near Cumberland, Maryland, from 1942 to [...]

Cellulosics In The USA 2016-12-06T05:35:38+00:00

The Story of ICI Plastics Division: Part 1

2016-12-06T05:35:38+00:00

History and Growth The Plastics Group of ICI was formed in 1938 to co-ordinate the many interests in plastics materials which were developing in different parts of Imperial Chemical Industries Limited. A search for new [...]

The Story of ICI Plastics Division: Part 1 2016-12-06T05:35:38+00:00

Chasing The Sunrise Industries

2016-12-06T05:35:40+00:00

It was my good fortune to come across Tony McLelland at a recent event at the Worshipful Company of Horners. From our conversation it soon became clear that he had an interesting story to tell [...]

Chasing The Sunrise Industries 2016-12-06T05:35:40+00:00