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Denny, Glasgow Road, Foundry

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Record Detail

  • Organisation
    RCAHMS
  • Alternative name(s)
    DENNY IRON WORKS; CRUICKSHANKS AND CO
  • Canmore ID
    241749
  • Site type
    FOUNDRY
  • Parish
    DENNY
  • Council
    STIRLINGSHIRE
  • NGR
    NS 8129 8222
  • Latitude, longitude
    56.018146N, 3.905933W
  • Archeological notes
    NS88SW 117.00 8129 8222 See also: NS88SW 117.01 8119 8221 Foundry Office (location cited as NS 813 822) Denny Iron Works, founded 1870 by Cruickshanks and Co. Large complex of mainly modern buildings. The machining and fitting shops and the 2-storey pattern store are 19th century. The office with its decorative cast-iron lettering dates from 1920s. John Hume 1976.
  • Architectural notes
    N/A

Related material information

SCANNED IMAGES

  • 786152 (22/2/1971)
    View from WSW showing W fronts of store block
  • 776439 (9/3/1971)
    View from SE (possible) showing cupolas
  • 776438 (9/3/1971)
    View from SE (possible) showing base of cupolas
  • 776434 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing man pouring steel into mould
  • 776433 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing man pouring steel into mould
  • 776432 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing man pouring steel into mould
  • 776431 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing men working induction furnace
  • 776430 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing men working induction furnace
  • 776429 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing men working induction furnace
  • 776428 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing men working induction furnace
  • 776427 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing crucible stove
  • 776426 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing induction furnaces
  • 776425 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing sand mixer
  • 776424 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing machine shop
  • 776386 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing machine shop
  • 776384 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing machine shop
  • 776383 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing heavy lathe
  • 776379 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing plough store
  • 776336 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing agricultural rollers
  • 776335 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing store and light-machine shop
  • 776334 (9/3/1971)
    View from S showing SSE and WSW fronts of pattern shop
  • 776332 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing men working in pattern shop
  • 776331 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing men working in pattern shop
  • 776330 (9/3/1971)
    View from SSE showing ENE front of moulding shops with travelling crane in background
  • 776329 (9/3/1971)
    View from ESE (possible) showing SE corner of works
  • 776307 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing induction furnaces for steel founding
  • 776305 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing man hand-ramming the moulds
  • 776301 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing heavy-moulding shop
  • 776296 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing man closing moulds
  • 776294 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing men working on hand-moulding machine
  • 776292 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing man working on hand-moulding machine
  • 776290 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing sand recovery plant
  • 776289 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing light-moulding shop
  • 776287 (9/3/1971)
    Interior View showing metal ladles
  • 776145 (22/2/1971)
    View from SSW showing W fronts of store blocks
  • 1269834 (30/8/1950)
    Denny, general view, showing Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road and Herbertshire Colliery. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing east.
  • 1269833 (30/8/1950)
    Denny, general view, showing Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road and Herbertshire Colliery. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing east.
  • 1269832 (30/8/1950)
    Denny, general view, showing Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road and Broad Street. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing north-east.
  • 1269831 (30/8/1950)
    Denny, general view, showing Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road and Denny Gasworks. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing north. This image has been produced from a crop marked negative.
  • 1269830 (30/8/1950)
    Denny, general view, showing Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road and Dryburgh Avenue. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing west. This image has been produced from a crop marked negative.
  • 1269467 (1950)
    Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road, Denny. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing north-west. This image has been produced from a crop marked negative.
  • 1269466 (1950)
    Denny, general view, showing Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road and Paris Avenue. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing north. This image has been produced from a crop marked negative.
  • 1269465 (1950)
    Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road, Denny. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing north-east. This image has been produced from a crop marked negative.
  • 1269464 (1950)
    Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road, Denny. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing east. This image has been produced from a crop marked negative.
  • 1269463 (1950)
    Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road, Denny. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing south-east. This image has been produced from a crop marked negative.
  • 1269462 (1950)
    Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road, Denny. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing north-east. This image has been produced from a crop marked negative.
  • 1269461 (1950)
    Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road, Denny. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing east. This image has been produced from a crop marked negative.
  • 1269460 (1950)
    Denny, general view, showing Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road and Paris Avenue. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing north. This image has been produced from a crop marked negative.
  • 1269459 (27/3/1950)
    Cruikshank and Co. Ltd. Denny Iron Works, Glasgow Road, Denny. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing north. This image has been produced from a crop marked negative.

MANUSCRIPTS

  • 241749 (9/3/1971)
    John R Hume Industrial/CBA cards Filed under Stirlingshire, Denny parish. Prints attached (see NMRS MS/749 entry for Collection description).

1st edition 6-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Stirlingshire, Sheet XXIII1861
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Dumbartonshire, Sheet XX1859

1st edition 25-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Stirling, Sheet 023.161861