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Bonnybridge, Caledonian Stove And Iron Works

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Record Detail

  • Organisation
    RCAHMS
  • Alternative name(s)
    N/A
  • Canmore ID
    46793
  • Site type
    IRON WORKS
  • Parish
    FALKIRK
  • Council
    STIRLINGSHIRE
  • NGR
    NS 8220 7980
  • Latitude, longitude
    55.99664N, 3.890282W
  • Archeological notes
    NS87NW 15 822 798 (Location cited as NS 822 798). Caledonian Stove and Iron Works, Bonnybridge, late 19th century. A very typical light foundry of its period, with low single-storey moulding shops. These have brick walls and wooden roof trusses supported on cast-iron columns. There are two old cupolas, out of use, made in Grangemouth. J R Hume 1976.
  • Architectural notes
    N/A

Related material information

SCANNED IMAGES

  • 787515 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing moulding shop
  • 787514 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing moulding shop
  • 787513 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing moulding shop
  • 787511 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing man performing floor moulding
  • 787509 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing man performing floor moulding
  • 787507 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing man working on jolt and squeeze moulding machine
  • 787505 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing man working on jolt and squeeze moulding machine
  • 787503 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing hydraulic moulding machine
  • 787501 (3/5/1971)
    View from WSW showing moulding-box stockyard and part of WSW front of moulding shop
  • 782039 (3/5/1971)
    View from NW showing WSW fronts of moulding shops
  • 782032 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing Dover stoves in finishing shop
  • 782030 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing Dover stoves in finishing shop
  • 781965 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing packing shop
  • 781964 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing dispatch bay
  • 781963 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing blacksmith's shop
  • 781962 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing fitting shop
  • 781961 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing fitting shop
  • 781960 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing store
  • 781959 (3/5/1971)
    View from SE showing new cupola
  • 781958 (3/5/1971)
    View from ENE (possible) showing bases of old cupolas
  • 781956 (3/5/1971)
    View from WNW showing NNW and WSW fronts of store
  • 781952 (3/5/1971)
    Interior View showing old cupolas
  • 1315476 (19/7/1929)
    Caledonian Stove and Iron Works and Smith and Wellstood Ltd. Columbian Foundry, Seabegs Road, Bonnybridge. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing east. This image has been produced from a print.

MANUSCRIPTS

  • 46793 (3/5/1971)
    John R Hume Industrial/CBA cards Filed under Stirlingshire, Falkirk 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 XXX1860
 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 030.011860
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Stirling, Sheet 030.011860
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Stirling, Sheet 030.011860