Peep at the past

050712 peep at the past, bridgeness colliery forge.
050712 peep at the past, bridgeness colliery forge.

OUR Peep at the Past this week shows a group of blacksmiths from Bridgeness 
Colliery.

No further details are available about the six grizzled gentlemen pictured here but it is certain that this picture was taken quite some time ago.

It’s certainly a fascinating glimpse into a lifestyle now long gone - certainly in Bo’ness!

The Journal and Gazette welcomes old pictures such as this one for possible reproduction on this page.

They can be handed into the office at 114 High Street, Linlithgow, or emailed to editorial@journalandgazette.co.uk (jpg format please).