Found at Firth of Forth, Inverkeithing.

Unidentified maker but find location may suggest it has Scottish origins.

Cruicks Pottery and Terra- cotta Works were situated on the same bay as the find location of this CP marked brick.

I am sure this is a firebrick so is it possible that Cruicks Pottery Works made firebricks. I am going to run with this theory meantime.




Below – 1895 – OS Map showing the relationship between Cruicks Pottery, Inverkeithing and the find location also at Inverkeithing ( marked by a black cross). Cruicks Pottery is not marked on the 1913 OS Map.

Cruiks Pottery Inverkeithing 1895 map

Below – Ian Suddaby collected 18 of these bricks and formed them into a circle. The exterior diameter is 4 foot.

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