All ideas, theories or wild guesses as to the origins of any brick in this section can be forwarded via my contact form. Some of the bricks listed here because I do not have any factual evidence as to the brickmaker albeit we believe it is a particular firm ( any confirmation would be excellent) but other bricks are a complete mystery as to manufacturer.

  • RAJA

    Found Firth of Forth Bo’ness. Unidentified mark and maker. The findspot suggests Scottish origins

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  • 21

    Found Seafield, Edinburgh. Unidentified maker. Find location would suggest Scottish origins but…..

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  • M C Co

    Found Auchenheath, Lanarkshire. Unidentified maker. Find location would suggest Scottish origins but

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  • Fingerprints x 5

    Found Maryport, Cumbria 4 fingerprints on one side and a thumb on the other. Unidentified maker. Find

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  • Gartartan

    Found Prestonpans, East Lothian Manufacturer unknown. Find location would suggest Scottish origins but….

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  • CP

    Found at Firth of Forth, Inverkeithing. Unidentified maker but find location may suggest it has Scottish

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  • H McD & Co

    Found Firth Of Forth, Glasgow Potentially Scottish as several brick maker references exist with the

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  • Astrum

    Found at Bo’ness, Firth of Forth Unidentified maker . Find location would suggest Scottish origins

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  • C.B

    Unidentified brick Found on the River Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne

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  • 3/2 3/4

    Found at Bo’ness, Firth of Forth Unidentified maker. Find location would suggest Scottish origins.

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  • fingerprint x 4

    Found North shore of Firth of Forth Maker unknown – appears to be an early hand made or wooden

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  • 20 125

    Found Bo’ness Firth of Forth. Fire brick of unknown origins. Maker unknown. Find location would

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  • X

      Found Manuel Brickworks, Whitecross No name to identify this brick but there were a fair number

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  • Wards Improved

    Found Newcastle upon Tyne. Unidentified as yet. Note the oversized ‘A’ and it does not have

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  • Gartartan

    Found Bo’ness. Manufacturer unknown. Find location would suggest Scottish origins but…. Note

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  • Scotia

    Found Barrhead, Glasgow. Unidentified maker. The name is Scottish in appearance but its origins are in

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  • Gartfire

    Found Ancrum, Scottish Borders. Brickworks unknown. Possibly of the same stable as Gartcraig Fire Clay

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