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Accession No P01397
Name/Title Draining the cupola, Carron Company
Primary Prod Date 1960s-1970s {nd}
Brief Description View of molten iron being poured from the cupola.

This photo is not available as a scanned image. You can see the original in the Archives in Callendar House.
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Accession No P01398
Name/Title Tapping, Carron Company
Primary Prod Date 1960s-1970s {nd}
Brief Description View of molten iron being poured down 'pigs' (large channels) to 'sows' (small channels', in the production of pig iron.

This photo is not available as a scanned image. You can see the original in the Archives in Callendar House.
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Accession No 1978-260-001
Name/Title model; stag
Primary Prod Date 1851
Brief Description Iron model stag with a tree. It was shown in the 1851 Exhibition. Cast in one piece and moulded by J Sands in 1851. Stamped on the base is "Falkirk". There is also a brass plaque set on a triangular sectioned wooden stand. The plaque reads "Presented To THE BURGH OF FALKIRK by THE FALKIRK IRON Co Ltd NOV 1925. This casting of a HIGHLAND STAG, moulded and cast in one piece, was made in FALKIRK IRON WORKS. and exhibited at The International Exhibition held in the Crystal Palace. 1851. It is understood to be the work of ALEXANDER SANDS. one of the leading Craftsmen of his time".
Primary Maker Falkirk Iron Co
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