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Westfield Gasworks, near Ballingry, Fife, Scotland.
Britain's first Lurgi pressure gasification plant making synthetic natural gas from coal.
Operated by the Scottish Gas Board.
1961. Opened on Tuesday 27th June by Her Majesty the Queen.
The main contractors for the Works were Humphreys and Glasgow of London, however many more are listed at the end of the commemorative booklet along with details on the opening, specifications and the Lurgi process at Westfield.