Brownhill Brickworks, Newarthill, Wishaw, Lanarkshire

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Brownhill Brickworks, Newarthill, Wishaw, Lanarkshire

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1947 – United Fireclay Products Limited  comprised of the Etna and Atlas Firebrick Works, The Bathville Pipe Works, the UNICOL Tile Works, all at Armadle and the Brownhill building brickworks at Clelland, Lanarkshire.  Lower deand for refractories led to the Etna Works being converted to making building bricks under the ETNA brand and the closure of the Atlas Works in 1973.  Gibbons Dudley took over the United Fireclay Products in 1971 and they were bought over by Steetley Ltd in 1981 who then sold the Etna and Brownhill Works to GISCOL Ltd..

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