Record Number : 28158 of 13452

Title : Suger refiner and sugarbakers database

Description :
The sugar refiners and sugarbakers database is a comprehensive directory of all known individuals and businesses involved in the sugar trade and industry in Britain from the 16th to the 19th centuries. As well as providing details of names, addresses, dates and relevant primary documentary sources, the database also includes the origins, where known, of individuals (many originating from Germany). The database is complemented by a series of articles on the history of sugar processing in Britain, with case studies of families involved in the industry, maps indicating the locations of sugar processing workshops and factories in major cities, and a bibliography.

URL : http://home.clara.net/mawer/intro.html

Uncontrolled Keywords : industrial history; food processing; food history; confectionery; sugar processing

Controlled Keywords : sugar; sugar manufacture and refining

Language : eng; ger;

Period : 16th Century; 17th Century; 18th Century; 19th Century;

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