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PAST BUSINESS & INDUSTRIES PARKERSBURG WV

MACKEY'S ANTIQUES & CLOCK REPAIR
1249 GIHON ROAD
PARKERSBURG WV 26101

 

PHONE 304 422-7274

E MAIL rmackey@mackeysclockrepair.com

WEB SITE http://www.mackeysclockrepair.com

TYGART SCHOOL REUNION http://www.tygartschoolreunion.com

MARRTOWN REUNION WEBSITE http://www.marrtownreunion.com/

PARKERSBURG VISCOSE WEBSITE http://www.parkersburgviscose.com/

BOB TEBAY HOLDS SOME OF THE CHOCOLATE MILK IN THE COOLERS TEBAY DAIRY CO. COUNTRY STORE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ROGER WEAVER MANAGES THE TEBAY DAIRY CO. MILK PROCESSING PLANT AT THE TEBAY DAIRY CO.

 

THE VITRO AGATE MARBLE CO. PARKERSBURG WV

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MACIL DAWSON BAGS THE MARBLES INSIDE THE VITRO AGATE MARBLE CO. PARKERSBURG WV

 

AFTER THE MARBLES ROLL OUT FROM BETWEEN THE ROLLERS, THEY SLIDE DOWN A PAN. THE VITRO AGATE MARBLE CO. PARKERSBURG WV

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ROBERT FERREBEE  WRAPPED LOAVES OF BREAD ARE TURNED OUT AT A RATE OF MORE THEN 100 PER MINUTE. THE BREAD IS INSERTED INTO THE WRAPPERS BY A MACHINE AND WRAPPERS TIED BY A TYING MACHINE STORK BAKING CO PARKERSBURG WV.

 

THESE BAGGING MACHINES AT MR BEE POTATO CHIPS TURN OUT 6 MILLION BAGS OF POTATO CHIPS A YEAR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONVEYERS CARRY FRESH BACKED AND COOLED LOAVES OF BREAD THROUGH A SLICING MACHINE STORK BAKING CO.

 

   

 

PICK WILSON STORE  JOHN HARRIS & DAWN HARRIS 1958

JAN 3 1928 CLAYTON & HARLEY STANLEY PURCHASED THE BUILDING AT 610 PIKE ST. THAT BECAME H. C. STANLEY & SON GROCERY. CLAYTON SON HAROLD STANLEY BEGAN WORKING FULL TIME IN 1939 TILL THEY CLOSED IN 2010

 

A PLANT OF UNEQUALLED CAPACITY IN THE MANUFACTURING OF DRY AND WET PROCESS PORCELAIN INSULATORS. PORCELAIN PRODUCTS, INC. CLOSED IN THE 1960s

 

BY THE OHIO RIVER STANDS THE PARKERSBURG IRON & STEEL PLANT.

THE LARGEST PLANT IN THE WORLD MANUFACTURING DERRICKS AND OTHER OIL FIELD EQUIPMENT. THE PARKERSBURG RIG & REEL CO. PARKERSBURG PLANT. BECOMING PARMAC INC. A SUBSIDIARY OF MALONEY CRAWFORD TANK CORP. IN 1966

THIS WAS WRITTEN IN 1935 / THE LARGEST SHOVEL PLANT IN THE WORLD. AMES BALDWIN WYOMING CO. AN OUT GROWTH OF THE ORIGINAL FACTORY, IN NORTH EASTON, MASS. WHERE THE FIRST GENUINE O. AMES SHOVELS WERE MADE 161 YEARS A GO

THE PARKERSBURG SILK MILLS FACTORY1935

THE IMPORTANT LINK IN THE CHAIN OF STANDARD OIL THE PARKERSBURG PLANT OF THE STANDARD OIL CO. OF NEW JERSEY COVERING 87 ACRES. 1935

COVERING AN AREA OF 30 ACRES UNDER ROOF IS THE LARGEST RAYON FACTORY IN THE WORLD THE PARKERSBURG PLANT THE AMERICAN VISCOSE CO. THEY MAKE " CROWN " BRAND RAYON THE VISCOSE CO WAS PURCHASED IN 1963 BY FMC CORP CLOSED THERE DOORS IN 1974

CORNING GLASS PARKERSBURG PLANT SOLD TO SCHOTT 1994 CLOSED IN