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Item Number 193860, 193861 Item Type Media
Item Name negative Quantity of Item 1
Classification Crude Oil Processing Associated Date 1954
Description Scottish Shale Oil Industry. Westwood Crude Oil Works, Ammonia Absorption Towers (right foreground) in which ammonia gas passing up the tower meets a downward spray of the water which absorbs the ammonia. On left are Spirit Absorption Towers where an upward stream of light spirit gas that has not been condensed meets a downward stream of oil which absorbs part of the light spirit gas, 1954, black & white negative
Institution BP Archive
Geographic Location
West Lothian
Associated Organisations
Scottish Oils Ltd
Associated Places
Westwood Oil Works
West Calder
Associated People