Burnhouse Brickworks, Camps, Wilkieston, West Lothian

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Burnhouse Brickworks, Camps, Wilkieston, West Lothian formerly Camps Lime and Brick Works.

27/03/1900 – Edinburgh Gazette – Mentions a Mr Thomas Alexander Torrance, farmer, of Burnhouse, Kirknewton, trading as William Torrance, of the Camps Lime, Brick, and Fire-Clay Works. This does suggest that both the Camps and Burnhouse  bricks were manufactured at the same brickworks.

Below – 1905 OS Map Burnhouse brickworks, Camps and again 1913 and disused by 1948 ?

Camps - Burnhouse brickworks 1903

Below – 1893 OS Map – Disused brickworks Camps and again still disused 1895

Camps brickworks 1893

 

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