Finnieston Crane Glasgow Pin Badge

£7.00

Pin badge of the iconic Finnieston Crane located at the former Queens Dock on the River Clyde, Glasgow. This handmade and hand cast pin badge celebrates the industrial heritage of Glasgow by recreating in miniature the 175 ft tall cantilever structure.

6 in stock

Description

This pin badge is handmade from hand cast Jesmonite. It measures 4.5 cm across by 3 cm tall, is grey in colour and comes with a butterfly fastening pin back. It is sold with the cardboard backing shown.

The badge features the iconic ‘Finnieston Crane’ historically known at the ‘Stobcross Crane’ which is located on the River Clyde in Glasgow. This 175ft tall structure is an engineering and architectural emblem of the cities industrial heritage. Whilst no longer operational it was once known for loading steam trains for transport. There are only four of these cranes still standing along the banks of the river.

As each pin is handmade, and therefore unique, no two are entirely identical. Please note that due to the pigmentation process some pins may be a lighter or darker grey than the ones pictured.

Items are ready for dispatch/collection within 1 – 3 days. Postage for all jewellery items have a flat fee of £1.50 and are sent via Royal Mail 2nd class. Local pickup (adhering to social distancing) is available to those who stay in or around the G42 Southside area of Glasgow. If you select local pickup please make sure you enter an email address at checkout so you can be contacted to arrange a suitable time.