This was a world famous manufacturer of cranes, both conventional and rail mounted and other railway equipment such as turntables. Products were exported worldwide.
Manufactured the 'tower' section of the 1932 Stobcross Crane.
The works, rail served, was on the north side of the Newcastle and Carlisle Railway, by the approach to Carlisle Citadel.
Carlisle London Road
Port Carlisle Junction
| St Nicholas Goods|
Carlisle Upperby Holding Sidings
Lindisfarne Street Tram Depot
St Nicholas Shed
London Road Junction [Carlisle]
London Road Goods [Carlisle]
Crown Street Goods
London Road Shed [Carlisle]
Carlisle South Junction
Carlisle Durranhill Goods [MR]
Carlisle Upperby Shed
Currock Shed (M and CR)
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Four road shed opened at Ardrossan North, (Ardrossan Shed [CR]), with 42ft Cowans Sheldon Works turntable. Built by Robert McAlpine. Sub-shed of Polmadie Shed.