By SugarSheds1

Jumping Down Sugar Mountain

Some of the old photographs of the Greenock sugar sheds offer a fascinating glimpse into the lost world of the sugar industry which existed in Inverclyde for 250 years until the mid 1990s.

This is the large shed - Shed B - we think it was called.

These trucks would load up and take sugar up the road to Walker's/Westburn.

Two of the Absent Voices artists, Alec Galloway and Rod Miller, remember jumping down these vast sugar mountains as boys.

In the days before health and safety kicked in, clearly...

Sign in or get an account to comment.