'New Ore Discharging Plant at General Terminus Quay, Glasgow', 1948-1965.
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Service to Industry - New Ore Discharging Plant at General Terminus Quay, Glasgow', BR (SCR) poster, 1948-1965. Poster produced for British Railways (BR), Scottish Region (SCR), showing the new ore discharging plant in Glasgow. The plant was designed to discharge and despatch iron ore, which was shipped into the docks in large ore carriers, and transported by rail to iron and steel works in Lanarkshire in specially constructed 33 ton hopper wagons. Artwork by Alasdair Macfarlane. Printed by McCorquodale, Glasgow. Dimensions: 998mm x 1270mm.