Carstairs Junction Tileworks, Carstairs, South Lanarkshire.

Carstairs Junction Tileworks, Carstairs, South Lanarkshire. (Note – SBH – I am uncertain as to the exact name of these works. Many brickworks in the area were owned by Thomas Hamilton).

Below – 1858 – Carstairs Junction Tileworks. These works are not detailed on the 1896 map.

1858 – 1861 – ScotlandsPlaces – Carstaits Tileworks. This tileworks which supplies the adjacent country with tiles for draining purposes was erected by Henry Monteith Esq the Stat[istical] Acc[oun]t says with reference to it that “the clay in the N[orth] W[est] of the Mouse is of a very fine quality which circumstance induced the proprietor to erect a tilework where tiles for draining are now made to a great extent” it is the property of Robert Monteith Esq.

 

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