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.

  • 3A Regd No 812302

    Found by Ian Suddaby on the boundary of the old Bonnyside Brickworks site, Bonnybridge. The manufacturer

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  • 5

    Found at Dockra limekiln, Barrmill, Ayrshire. Unidentified maker. Find location would suggest Scottish

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  • 5

    Found Hawkhead Road, Paisley Found among many an old Caledonia brick. This was the same texture and colour

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  • 5 Dia

    Found in Bonnybridge by Ian Suddaby. This circle brick is stamped ‘5 Dia’ which probably

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  • 50

    Found at Carron Works, Falkirk. Unidentified maker but found amongst a whole load of C Coy bricks which

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  • 57-10 * * * *

    Found on the old Etna and Atlas Brickworks site, Bathgate. These formed part of a hard standing. The

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  • 5FT3

    Found Dalmellington 5 foot 3 inches – slightly curved brick Unidentified maker. Find location would

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  • 6 1/2

    Found Inverkeithing  Firth Of Forth. Unidentified maker. Find location would suggest Scottish origins

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  • 7

    Found at Dockra limekiln, Barrmill, Ayrshire. Unidentified maker. Find location would suggest Scottish

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  • 7

    Found at Dockra limekiln, Barrmill, Ayrshire. Unidentified maker. Find location would suggest Scottish

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  • A 777

    Found Dumbarton. Unidentified maker. Find location would suggest Scottish origins but….. Found

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  • A 778

    Found Dumbarton Unidentified maker. Find location would suggest Scottish origins but….. Found next

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  • A 8

    Found by Ian Suddaby on the old Bonnyside Brickworks site, Bonnybridge. This example is not in my possession.

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  • A-R Adamantine 2105

    Found at the Stein Manuel Works, Whitecross. Unidentified maker but the find location would suggest Scottish

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  • A1

    Found Bonnyside, Bonnybridge Unidentified refractory special A1 Find location would suggest Scottish

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  • A2

    Found Bonnyside, Bonnybridge. Unidentified refractory special A2. Find location would suggest Scottish

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  • A3

    Found at Stranraer. Baby fire brick marked A3. Unidentified maker. Find location would suggest Scottish

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  • A4

    Found by Gordon Wyle at Bonnyside, Bonnybridge. I am not in possession of this example. Unidentified

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  • Aaron & Co

    Found at Drum Farm, Bonnybridge, Falkirk Unidentified maker. Find location would suggest Scottish origins

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  • Adamantine D-C

    Found at the Stein Manuel Works, Whitecross. Unidentified maker but the find location would suggest Scottish

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  • Aluma

    Found by Eddie McLean at Glenboig. This was found at part of the old Glenboig Union Fireclay works. It

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  • Alumina

    Found Firth of Clyde, Glasgow. Brickmark states Alumina. The mark is on a curve with the letters at

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  • AMA

    This example was found by Willie Guthrie on a track leading up to Starfish bunker on the hill above Dumbarton,

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  • Anniste

    Found on the Bonnyside Brickworks Site, Bonnybridge. The stamp looks complete but no doubt this is supposed

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  • APGR-S 42

    Found by Ian Suddaby in Bonnybridge adjacent to the old Bonnybridge Silica and Fireclay site. This example

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  • ARCH No69 5FT 6

    2 bricks – Found by IS in Haymarket, Edinburgh –  on the site of the old railway yards,

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  • Ardor

    Found at Millheugh, Larkhall by Walter Smith. This is a refractory brick (heat resistant) Unidentified

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  • Astrum

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

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  • B

    Found by Ian Suddaby in Haymarket, Edinburgh – on the site of the old railway yards, later Bruce

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