"Grangemouth Docks. Discharging iron ore - Carron Dock"

Maker
Unknown
Production date
Pre May 1907
Description
View of three steamships at the quay. There is a crane alongside. Two further steamships are moored in the dock, one at a buoy. A square-rigged sailing ship can also be seen.
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Department
Maker
Production date
Pre May 1907
Subject person
Subject notes
The Carron Dock was constructed out of mainly reclaimed land. It was opened on in 1882 by J C Bolton, MP for Stirlingshire and Chairman of the Caledonian Railway. It was a key Company facility and Glasgow's main east coast port.

FROM GRANGEMOUTH HARBOUR AND DOCKS(A10.142)
Accession number
P14436

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