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British Industrial History

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Salvage Depots

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Established by the Ministry of Munitions

  • Blyth
  • Immingham
  • Manchester - Trafford Park
  • Renfrew
  • Ridham (Kent)

It was planned that all five salvage depots would be available in late 1917 under direct control management. They were used for the recovery, storing and sorting of cartridge cases, boxes, heavy artillery ammunition and anti-gas equipment.

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Sources of Information

  • Ministry of Munitions [1]