Grangemouth oil refinery - laboratory under construction

Production date
23 Feb 1923
View of the exterior of a one-and-a-half storey brick building under construction. It has dormer windows and a large ventilator on the roof ridge. It has a large window area.
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Production date
23 Feb 1923
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In 1924 Scottish Oils Ltd opened a new refinery at Grangemouth specifically designed to refine Middle East crude. A laboratory was necessary to analyse the quality of the crude oil and the products produced from the fractional distillation of the oil.
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