Illustration from Fireworks Book

Karen Watts

Karen Watts is Senior Curator of European Armour at the Royal Armouries in Leeds.

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It's Leeds for designer gear

Greenwood and Batley of Albion Works, Leeds (established in 1854), was one of the most important designers and manufacturers of firearm and ammunition manufacturing equipment in the world.

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