Scottish shale Scottish shale

Airdrie oil depot

Former parish and county:
Parish of New Monkland, County of Lanark
Local authority:
North Lanarkshire


  • Oil tanks, presumably associated with railway sidings, recorded as installed by the Oakbank Oil Co. Ltd, see 183530 page 137.
  • The Scottish Oil Agency Ltd agreed a lease in 1926 for a pieces of ground at South Biggar Road, Airdrie, as a depot for motor spirit, burning, and other oils. See full record 183530 page 74.
  • Lease to Scottish Oil Agency Ltd of a triangular piece of land beside the LNER Calderbank branch for constuction of a railway siding, 1927. See full record 183530 page 85.

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