After a really successful day at Caerwent on Sunday, I can now share some of the edited snippets I took during the tour….
Jon Berry gives an introduction to the tour
The first clip is Don Waring, talking about the Nitro-glycerine hill at Caerwent….Don is a retired pharmacist and know loads about the history of the site:
The underground level at the Nitro-glycerine plant
The central pillar at the Nitro-glycerine plant
Next is Jonathan Berry, talking about Sea slug, the first-generation surface-to-air missile, developed by the Royal Navy:
At the former Royal Naval Propellant Factory's Guided Weapons Scheme Unit at Caerwent
Lastly, Medwyn Parry talks about the American Magazine buildings:
Medwyn holding up a shell
Lighting the cordite spaghetti in one of the American magazine buildings..
It was a really great day! Thanks to all that came!