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The Material and Receiving Yard. Here the raw materials such as wood would be received first by the company's receiver and stored until required by the Model Shop, Joinery Shop and Cabinetwork Shop. Carpenters would also use the teak or pine planks to be used for the wooden deck, hand rails, awnings, hatch covers, mast and spars . Date: Turn of the 20th century Location: Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering, Govan, Scotland Credits: Glasgow City Libraries and Archives