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Seaweed Factory, Keose

Seaweed Factory, Keose

The factory was opened in 1965 and was run by Alginate Industries Ltd, processing seaweed until Keose Co-operative Ltd took over in 1980. In September 1981, Mr John Alex Mackenzie took over the business who planned to bag seaweed for garden centres and islanders wanting it as fertiliser.

Title: Seaweed Factory, Keose
Record Type: Buildings and Public Amenities
Type: Factory
Date Built: 1965
Period of Construction: 20th century
Grid Ref Easting: 135865
Grid Ref Northing: 921468
Record Maintained By: CECL
Subject Id: 24393