The old chimney

Does anyone have any ideas about this? Was it built for the boiler? Or does it date from 1906? What was its purpose? A ventilation shaft? Why so low when the shale mine is located much higher? Was there a previous mine at that level? Any ideas or answers most appreciated!         […]

Glen Davis Oil Shale Works

The plant was closed in 1952 and whilst much of the old buildings have been demolished, there is still a great deal of remains of the plant still evident. There is a regular stream of people coming to view the works on a special tour running on Saturday afternoons at 02:00 pm. For details go the […]

Welcome to Glen Davis

Welcome to our new website, you are welcome to post comments with regards to the History of Glen Davis. Click on the Read More add your comments.