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Record Image
Department Photo
Accession No P04451
Name/Title Moulding shop, Dunipace Foundry
Primary Prod Date 1978
Brief Description View of the moulding shop. A moulder is working at a moulding box. Other moulding boxes are lying on the floor behind him.
Text on original print - "Preparing for casting (note sand mixer)".
Primary Maker Gibson, Robert
Subject Category Foundry/Ironfounding Industry
Moulding Shop/moulding/Ironfounding Industry
Subject Place Dunipace Foundry/Stirling St/Dunipace/Dunipace area
Subject Notes Name of moulder not recorded on MDA. Moulds were made in two halves. Sand was rammed round the mould in the moulding box. The moulds were then removed and the two halves of the moulding box fitted together using snugs and pins. Molten iron was then poured into the moulding box.
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