Staff and Trustees

Royal Armouries is governed by a Board of Trustees, and managed by an Executive Board under the leadership of the Director General and Master of the Armouries.

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Mass-produced steel

The first mass-production process for making steel was invented by Englishman Henry Bessemer. Rejected by the British his process was adopted by the German gunmaker Alfred Krupp, who became the most advanced armaments manufacturer in Europe.