Progress on the Acworth Freight Scales

The restoration of the Acworth Depot freight scales has been a exciting project at the Red Onion Press.  We have learned a lot about the history of the scales, how it works and how old it is.  Even though the Acworth Depot had gone through a couple of major changes over the years, the Howe Scales were built sometime after 1870 and before 1888, when the depot scale went through a major design change.  See the transformation below: