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Item Number LVSAV2010.039 Item Type Media
Item Name photograph Quantity of Item 10
Classification Oil Works Layout, Buildings & Services Associated Date 1952
Description 10 black & white photographs depicting the retorts bench at Hopetoun Oil Works immediately prior to, during and after demolition, circa 1952. 002, 003, 008 and 009 show workers in front of the retorts, prior to and after demolition. George Reid, Manager of Hopetoun Oil Works, on right hand side of 003, in centre of 002, 008, 009, former property of George Reid
Institution Almond Valley Heritage Trust
Geographic Location
West Lothian
Associated Organisations
Young's Paraffin Light & Mineral Oil Company Ltd
Scottish Oils Ltd
Associated Places
Hopetoun Oil Works
Associated People
Reid, George