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Pitlochry oil depot

Former parish and county:
Parish of Moulin, County of Perth


  • AR0721 (missing) Agreement of lease, dated 1914 between Young's PLMO Co. and the Highland Railway Company regarding a site for an oil storage depot
  • Note of agreement between Young's Oil Co. and the Highland Railway Co. regarding oil depot at Pitlochry, dated 1914, 215853 page 394
  • The Secretary submitted new leases for sites for depots at the following stations on the Highland Railway in subsitution of the leases at present held my members: Wick, Invergordon, Elgin, Thurso, Dingwall, Kingussie, Tain, Inverness, Pitlochry. Minutes of the Scottish Oil Agency Ltd. 2nd June 1919, See: 215765 page 196.
  • The Scottish Oil Agency Ltd agreed a lease in 1925 with the LMSR for a piece of ground at Pitlochry station to accommodate a tank for the storage of paraffin. See full record 183530 page 37. .......
  • AGREEMENT. It was reported that on 21st January 1925, Agreement in duplicate between the London, Midland & Scottish Railway Company and the Agency providing for the lease of 18 - 1/3rd square yards of ground for Burning Oil Depot at Pitlochry at an annual rent of £2: 5s:10d. as from Martinmas 1923 was executed on behalf of the Company, which was confirmed. Meeting of Directors of the Scottish Oil Agency Ltd 27th January 1925. See full record 215265

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