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of Cranstonhill Foundry, Glasgow
Constructed blast-furnaces at Langloan Iron Works and the pumping engines to supply St Petersburg with water.
1865 Alexander Carnegie Kirk joined the management of James Aitken and Co's engine works in Glasgow
1891 two cylinder horizontal winding engine at Lingerwood Colliery, Newtongrange. Photographed by George Watkins in 1967 
The business was later carried on by Rait and Lindsay