Bargeddie Brick Works, Glasgow

(Are Bargeddie brickworks and Drumpark brickworks one of the same?)

13/01/1951 – Airdrie and Coatbridge Advertiser – Fatal accident at brickworks – Peter McFaulds, aged 35 , 38 C Coats Street, Coatbridge was instantly killed on Friday of last week when a flywheel of an engine in Bargeddie brickworks broke. As a result of the accident 30 workers were rendered unemployed.

Below – Unknown date – Bargeddie Brick Works, Glasgow. Part of the downdraft kiln at Dewar & Finlays Works. Also depicted a plastic – clay brick making machines at Bargeddie. The one on the right was made by James Mitchell and Son Cambuslang.

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