Caird Engineering Works
1311 N. Montana Avenue • 1896-2014
46.597453,
-112.020089


Caird & Hawksworth Mining Machinery, circa 1900


COURTESY OF THE CHARLES J. TIPTON COLLECTIO
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Here is an excellent report on the history and significance of the Caird Engineering Works, prepared by historian Jon Axline (click on image to open pdf file).

 

 

Sanborn Map / Aerial Overlay of 1930 Caird Buildings


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Caird Awarded Army-Navy "E" for Excellence, 1944
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Caird & Hawksworth Plate, circa 1900


COURTESY OF SCOTT NELSON


Caird Engineering Works Plate, after 1914
Mining Car, Fergus County Museum, Lewistown, Montana


COURTESY OF TOM KILMER

 

 

Caird Engineering Works Letterhead, 1919

 

 

1952 Welding Shop, Shortly Before Demolition


COURTESY OF TIM GREEN