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Greenfield Foundry – Part 4 of 4

Continued from Parts 1 to 3 The business thrived in the first part of the new Century. Planned expansions came to fruition when between 1900 – 1910 part of the Park Burn was culverted and landscaped over to the west, offering a materials laydown area for the foundry and further space to operate cranes. Beyond […]

Greenfield Foundry Part 2 of 4

  Continued from Part 1 earlier today However, incoming cash at the Greenfield Foundry was not managed well. Owing to bad debts, on 21st April 1882, Taylor & Henderson’s partnership was dissolved via liquidation. Despite the foundry building on the successes of astonishing construction efforts in nearby Blantyre and Hamilton, Taylor and Henderson went their […]