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Parkhead Forge, G Shop, East Wellington Street, Parkhead, 1967.

William Beardmore & Co Ltd’s Parkhead Forge was developed before the First World War to make munitions, including large gun barrels for heavy warships. This massive workshop was built in 1900-01 to house the large machine tools needed to make these and other massive steel products. It was one of the largest buildings of its type in the city.
Photo: John R Hume. Yashika 635 twin-lens reflex camera, digital print

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