OUTLINE : On this Website, you will find lots of information about the origin, and
development, of the Inverurie Paper Mill through it’s lifetime.
It’s history spans from 1860 to 2009…A period of 149 years, and also five generations
of the Tait family.
It employed many local people over the years and became the largest local employer
once the Inverurie Loco Works shut down in 1969.
The Mill eventually closed in 2009.
Click here for Timeline Slideshow of the Tait Mill
SITE DESCRIPTION :There are 3 photo galleries to be found on the site.
The themes are 1. The Mill 2. Workforce 3. Machinery
There is also a “Dated Timeline History” slideshow.
The link to it can be found at the bottom of this page.
There are various pictures scattered through the site.
If you hover your mouse pointer over the picture you will be presented with a text
description of the picture.
The “Staff 1926” link tab will take you to a page containing a large group photo
of the Mill staff for those years. Again if you hover your mouse pointer over the
faces, you will see the names of the individuals.
The History tab will take you to four pages of more detailed information on the
life of the Inverurie Paper Mill from it’s conception to it’s eventual closure.