The Carron ironworks company near Falkirk had collapsed in 1982 and plant and machinery were up for auction in June 1983. The SNP and Social Democratic Party used the occasion to electioneer in the run-up to the General Election.
The old Bellsdyke hospital building in Larbert, 1987.
Lord James Douglas Hamilton and Robin Barr launch Irn-Bru's anti drink-driving campaign at the Cladhan hotel in Falkirk, December 1987.
The Alcan aluminium coil and sheet factory in 1985.