Auchenharvie Brickworks, Stevenston, North Ayrshire

17/08/1894 – Ardrossan and Saltcoats Herald –  Bernard Reilly, tramp labourer was fined 5s or 3 days imprisonment for sleeping at the Auchenharvie Brickwork.

Below – 1895 – Auchenharvie Brickworks, Stevenston.

Below – 1909 – Auchenharvie Brickworks, Stevenston. The brickworks are not marked on the 1938 OS Map.

21/08/1908 – The Iron and Coal Trades Review – p. 764 – Ardeer Ironworks – The Companies collieries ar Ardeer and Auchenharvie extend along the sea-front from Irvine Harbour to Saltcoats Harbour, a distance of 4 miles and the blast furnaces are situated at Stevenston near the centre of the coalfield. The pits produce both house and furnace coal and a fireclay underlying one of the seams makes a superior firebrick which is worked up at Auchenharvie Brickworks into all forms of furnace material …


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