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Before I start I want to say a big thank you to all who run this site, and indeed for the help I am sure I will get. As I read through the various threads I am always amazed at the information people possess in one form or another and their dedication in research.
I have always intended to...
Anyone around who had any connection with McKecknies, Brass Founders, in Icknield Port Road. I worked in the laboratory there from 1945 until 1949 when called up for National Service. Certainly no health and Safety measures in place then. Used to dissolve brass drilling samples in nitric acid...