Bluebell Penicuik C

Found by Ian Suddaby in Penicuik, Midlothian.

This example is not in my possession.

The reference to ‘Penicuik’ may well be a reference to the customer ordering the product and in particular, the Penicuik Gasworks.

There might also be another letter stamped below the word ‘Bluebell’.

  • Stein, Castlecary Fireclay Works, Castlecary, Stirlingshire.
  • Stein, Manuel Firebrick and Refractory Works, Whitecross, Stirlingshire.
  • Stein & Co, Anchor Brickworks, Denny, Stirlingshire.
  • Milnquarter Fireclay & Gannister Works, Bonnybridge, Stirlingshire.



Below – Possibly a section of fireclay gas retort with a similar marking to the above ‘Bluebell X Penicuik C’. Found by Ian Suddaby at the same location.

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