rationalisation of Rowntrees' production in Britain, Duncan's
Edinburgh factory was closed in 1987, then re-opened the same year,
the company becoming independent again and trading as 'Duncans of
Beaverhall Road factory was in the Powderhall district of Edinburgh,
close to the greyhound and speedway track.
the 1990s, both Duncans and the greyhound and speedway moved out of
Edinburgh. Duncans moved to Bellshill, Lanarkshire. The
greyhound and speedway track has now been replaced by new housing.