Broxburn Shale Oil Works and Brickworks, Broxburn, West Lothian

Wishaw Collieries & Brick Works and Broxburn Shale Oil, Coal & Brick Works.

1866 – 1867 – Robert Bell  – Coalmaster and brickmaker. Broxburn Shale Oil Works and Brickworks. Deport Gushetfaulds. Office 6 Dixon Street. Works Wishaw and Broxburn. Residence Broxburn Lodge, Broxburn.

Below – 24/07/1877 – Wishaw Collieries & Brick Works and Broxburn Shale Oil, Coal & Brick Works headed paper. Robert Bell. (not in my possession)

Robert Bell Wishaw Collieries & Brick Works (455x539)

1878 – Robert Bell – Brickmaker (Composite) Broxburn and Wishaw. Office 97 Buchannan Street, Glasgow

Below – 28/10/1921 – Linlithgowshire Gazette – Philpstoun brickworks producing 10,000 bricks per day. Mr Thomas McKelvie states that in 1870 similar 50% lime and spent shale bricks were being made at the Broxburn Oil Works Brickworks.

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