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Dryflat Oil Works

Location Uncertain, perhaps in the area of 55.881520, -4.009983. show in map
Former parish and county Parish of New Monkland, Lanarkshire
Current local authority area North Lanarkshire
Construction history Probably built c.1866
Ownership history John Robertson
Demolition history Probably demolished after 1873
Current status of site Agriculture, rough ground


Redwood notes that the works were operated by J. Robertson Jun. & Co. between 1866 and 1871.

The precise location of these works is not known, but seem likely to have been sited in the vicinity of Dryflat farm, near Glenmavis.

Valuation Records

Entries from 1866 to 1873. Download details


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

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