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Binnend Oil Works

Cottage(S) (Period Unassigned), Oil Works (19-20th Century)

Site Name Binnend Oil Works

Classification Cottage(S) (Period Unassigned), Oil Works (19-20th Century)

Canmore ID 52855

Site Number NT28NW 75

NGR NT 241 872

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Fife
  • Parish Burntisland
  • Former Region Fife
  • Former District Kirkcaldy
  • Former County Fife

Archaeology Notes

NT28NW 75 241 872

(Location cited as NT 241 872). Binnend Oil Works, founded 1878 by the Binnend Oil Co Ltd. Once a large shale-oil works; ruined workers' cottages are the most substantial remains.

J R Hume 1976.


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