<<< BACK to previous page

Oil Companies





A Recognised Collection of National Importance

Home > Companies & Works > Scottish Oil Companies > John Barr & Co

John Barr & Co.

Constitution Sole Proprietor or co partnership
Date of Formation active in business at Coneypark by 1863
Date of Dissolution died 1884
Office not known
Oil Works Coneypark Oil Works

John Barr was an accomplished Ayrshire coal master (see Biography), with a range of business interests which might have included associations with oil works in Ayrshire. He was also proprietor of the Coneypark Collieries in Stirlingshire and the associated Coneypark oil works.


creative commons

We are happy to licence use of many images, extracts, and other resources of this website under a Creative Commons attribution, non-commercial licence (Scotland). See full copyright statement. Such material should be attributed to Almond Valley Heritage Trust and, where practical, a hyperlink provided to www.scottishshale.co.uk.