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TITLE
John MacLaren, Plumber and gasfitter
EXTERNAL ID
QZP27_768
PLACENAME
Campbeltown
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ARGYLL: Campbeltown
PERIOD
1890s; 1900s
CREATOR
Charles & Dennis MacGrory
SOURCE
Argyll and Bute Library & Information Service
ASSET ID
30703
KEYWORDS
shops
windows
retailing
displays
John MacLaren, Plumber and gasfitter

The window of John MacLaren's shop contains a display of lamps and kettles. A sign on the wall advertises paraffin and Colza oils. Colza oil was used in oil lamps and for lubricating machinery. The photograph was taken by fellow shop-owners Charles and Dennis MacGrory, who photographed scenes and events in and around Campbeltown between 1890 and 1911


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John MacLaren, Plumber and gasfitter

ARGYLL: Campbeltown

1890s; 1900s

shops; windows; retailing; displays

Argyll and Bute Library & Information Service

MacGrory Brothers Archive

The window of John MacLaren's shop contains a display of lamps and kettles. A sign on the wall advertises paraffin and Colza oils. Colza oil was used in oil lamps and for lubricating machinery. The photograph was taken by fellow shop-owners Charles and Dennis MacGrory, who photographed scenes and events in and around Campbeltown between 1890 and 1911 <br /> <br /> <br /> This image is available to purchase.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email <a href="mailto: libraryhq@argyll-bute.gov.uk">Argyll and Bute Library & Information Service</a>