Industry (without sidings)

Introduction

Factories and works without sidings running into the site.



Portions of line and locations

This line is divided into a number of portions.


Rope Works





Oil

This oil terminal was originally developed by United States forces in World War 2. The pipeline to Grangemouth was added later. ...

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Tyres

The Goodyear Factory in Drumchapel was opened south of the Glasgow, Dumbarton and Helensburgh Railway and north east of the Great Western Road Boulevard. The location was not rail served.
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Ship yards





Iron works





Photographic

This factory made polaroid cameras, instant film and polarised sunglasses. It was not rail served. ...

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Paper making

This paper mill was built to the south of Penicuik, just north of the site of the former Pomathorn station (the line closed in 1962). The works was associated with the Valleyfield Mill in Penicuik, at a much lower level down by the River North Esk.
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Pomathorn Mill viewed from the southeast. ...
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