Brine industry Roman salt Changes 17th century Weaver Navigation Act Salt works Pigots 1834 Winsford salt makers Equipment Early days Lump salt production. Lumpmen Lumpmen Turning out the blocks Trimming lump salt Fashioning salt Lofting lump salt Salt storage Health and safety Salt accident Salt Accident Salt Accident Bagging Salt bag needle Bagging salt Common salt making Fireman Skimming common salt Open air fishery saltpans, Newbridge Newbridge works Newbridge c1900 Newbridge c2000 Barrowing salt Loading salt Vacuum plant Vacuum plant site Vacuum plant Vacuum plant Vacuum plant Power station Purification plant Drying plant Bulk pure salt Mill room Bagging Bag stitching Bag stitching detail Dispatch by rail Loading barrels & bulk for export Bagging pure salt for dairy Hand bagging pure salt for dairy Loading pure salt for dairy & export Manufacture of cattle licks Electrically operated kitchen girls` canteen Girls` dining room Vacuum works paper store packing dept. Vacuum works folding cartons Vacuum works sewing boxes packet dept Vacuum wood box making Vacuum works wood box making Vacuum works packing Union salt Vacuum works packing Falk`s salt Vacuum works closing and wiring cases Falk salt for export Vacuum works delivery bay packet dept Vacuum works Shipping Union and Falk salt Vacuum works shipping Union & Falk salt Manufacture of Lagos salt for West Africa Drying Lagos salt for West Africa Bagging Lagos salt Happing handed squares Drying handed squares Newbridge Works Newbridge Newbridge Open air fishery salt pans Newbridge Newbridge fishery salt store and carts Loading fishery salt for export, Newbridge Magnesia works Technical staff offices and laboratories Research laboratories Research laboratories Drawing office Fitting shops engineering works Fitting shops engineering works Railway wagon building and repair shops Railway wagon and repair shops Railway wagon and repair shops Railway wagon and repair shops Fire brigade Fire brigade Compound gearing on brine shaft Machinery house showing pump trees and rods Brine storage tanks Brine storage tanks Runcorn cleaning inside vacuum plant Brine reservoir Brine reservoir remains Bass remains Furnival`s patent invention Furnival`s Patent Salt Works Plan of Furnival`s Works Furnival site today Furnival bridge Furnival`s swingbridge Furnival`s swingbridge – central pivot Footbridge detail Hamlett`s salt works Hamlett`s salt store and wharf. Salt Works by town centre bridge. Salt Loading Chute. Salt chute Moored flats at salt works.