Center Col: Unset
Col Margin: Unset
Col Status: Unset
Mouse over button or menu: Unset
Home Btn Pos X (Left), Y (bottom): Unset
Mouse X, Y: Unset

Recommend this page to a friend:




On a mobile device? Try our mobile site

Unit History: Admiralty Chemical Department

Admiralty Chemical Department
In 1870 the first Admiralty Chemist was appointed and the Admiralty Chemical Department created.
The department was developed and based at Portsmouth.
 
The department dealt mainly with the testing and trials of lubricants, metals and paints for Admiralty use.
 
In 1965 it was amalgamated with the Central Metallurgical Laboratory to form the Central Dockyard Laboratory.
2

Active From: 1917 - 1965

One moment...