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Site Visit to Chetwynd Barracks, Commemoration of the Chilwell Munitions Factory Tragedy

28.06.2018, 2:30 pm

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In Chetwynd Barracks, Chilwell, on Thursday 28th June 2018 at 2:30pm James McCloskey will present a history of the site.

On 1st July 1918, a huge explosion ripped through the National Shell Filling Factory at Chilwell, killing 134 workers and injuring twice as many more.


2:30 pm
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Chetwynd Barracks
Swiney Way
Chilwell, Nottinghamshire NG9 5HA
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