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Nettlehole Oil Works

Location Uncertain, perhaps in the area of: 55.899534, -3.987394. show in map
Former parish and county Parish of New Monkland, Lanarkshire
Current local authority area North Lanarkshire
Construction history Presumably built c.1866
Ownership history William Smith, Monklands Oil & Coal Company Ltd
Demolition history Presumably dismantled c.1880
Current status of site Woodland


Redwood notes that Nettlehole Oil Works operated between 1866 and 1875.

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Entries between 1866 and 1880. Download details


Ordnance Survey maps reproduced by kind permission of the Trustees of the National Library of Scotland

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