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Clydesdale Chemical Works
Clydesdale Chemical Works
Co's [Company's] Hand Bill
Valuation Roll
Andrew Park Manager
James McDowal Gateman
011.05 Extensive brick buildings enclosed by high walls & paling. They are used for extracting oil, grease for railway wheels & white wax from sea coal by chemical processes. Ther is nothing doing here at present. The men employed are sworn to secrecy. The propertty of J. Bain Esqr. The name 'Clydesdale' is given in trade only. There is no property of that name in the Parish. There is a Tube manufactory at Dalmarnock Bridge called 'Clydesdale' also.
OIL WORKS [adjacent to Clydesdale Chemical Works] Oil Works
Oil Works
Oil Works
Valuation Roll
Andrew Park
James McDowal
011.05 Two house East of the Chemical Works, & separated from them by a high paling. This establishment has a patent for making 'Hyper Sperm Oil' from Common Tallow. No other description of work is done here. In every respect this is separate & distinct as a manufactory & company from the Chemical Works, the property of J Bain Esqr.

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