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Item Number P1. 252 Item Type Media
Item Name photograph Quantity of Item 1
Classification Retort Design Associated Date 08/06/1895
Description Title The First Bench of the Pumpherston Patent Retort to Be Built, Pumpherston (?) Oil Works : Photographed on 8 June 1895 : the Retorts Were Encased in a Brick-Built `Bench'. Publisher 1895. Issue 1895 June 8. Medium Photograph, Notes B/W print. Copyright : WLC. Neg - museums. Photographer : townson of Bathgate. Subjects Oil works. Pumpherston oil works, Retorts. Shale oil industry. Shale. Bib No 469460
Institution West Lothian Council Local History Library
Geographic Location
West Lothian
Associated Organisations
Pumpherston Oil Company Ltd
Associated Places
Pumpherston Oil Works / Pumpherston Oil Refinery
Associated People