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Found Garnqueen Works, Glenboig

Garnqueen Fireclay Works, Glenboig, Lanarkshire.

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P & M Hurll Ltd owned Birkhill Clay Mine in Bo’ness. Birkhill Clay Mine had high quality fireclay deposits which have been exploited since the 18th century. The partnership of P &
M Hurll Ltd, Glenboig, was established around 1887 . Mark Hurll, a firebrick manufacturer from Glenboig, Lanarkshire, leased Birkhill from Hamilton Estates in 1908 and the company
took over the mine in 1916. P & M Hurll went into liquidation in July 1980.

Hurll, Mark, jun. (of Peter & Mark Hurll, Ltd.) Ho., 1109 Aikenhead road, S.4. Hurll, Peter & Mark, Ltd., manufacturers of firebricks, furnace blocks, gas retorts and fittings, Garliston and Garnqueen Works, Glenboig. Also building Bricks at Garscadden Works, Drumchapel; office, 144 W. Regent St. C.2 ; depot, St, Rollox ; Tel. No., 147 Douglas ; telegrams, ” Hurll, Glasgow.” Hurll, Thomas R. C. (Peter & Mark Hurll, Ltd.) ;Ho., Braeriach, Boclair Cres, Bearsden.

 

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