Vickers automatic stamping machine, Grangemouth Soap Works

Maker
Unknown
Production date
Circa 1960
Description
This photo is not scanned. You can see the original in the Archives in Callendar House

Object Detail


Department
Maker
Production date
Circa 1960
Subject notes
Factory was set up by SCWS because Leverhome would not supply Co-op if dividend were paid on it. Grangemouth site was chosen because of port and rail facilities, especially imports of tallour from New Zealand and foreign oils - coconut oils - etc. Open pan boiling method was 7 day process
Accession number
P14170

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