The Royal Arsenal produced much of the armaments required by this country during the growth of the British Empire and through two World Wars. Many important mechanical innovations were developed by the first Chief Mechanical Engineer, Sir John Anderson (1814-1886), Vice President of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
Erected: 2 June 2011
Plaque Colour: Red And Black
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Location: The Royal Arsenal, Woolwich
London Borough: Greenwich Borough Council
London Borough Ward: Woolwich Riverside
London Assembly Constituency: Greenwich and Lewisham
UK Parliament Constituency: Greenwich and Woolwich