Bridge being built over the Grange Burn, Grangemouth

Maker
Unknown
Production date
1922?
Description
A sheer leg crane sits on the near bank and what appear to be steam pile drivers on the far bank. A steel bridge is in an advanced state of construction. The heads of the rivets used to fasten the steel components together can be seen. Men are working on the bridge.
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Production date
1922?
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Subject notes
It was necessary to bridge the burn which separated the site of the new refinery from the Caledonian Railway docks where the unloading jetty was located. The bridge also carried pipelines over the burn. (See other photographs of the bridge.)

Rope footbridge across the Grange, first step in construction of new works, connecting Scottish Oils properly with Caledonian Railway Co.
See P17124.
Accession number
P17124

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