Crossbank Brickworks, Nr Hangingshaw, Glasgow

Crossbank Brickworks, Nr Hangingshaw, Glasgow.

1862 – 1863 – Alexander Thomson, brickmaker and builder. Ho 259 Eglinton Street, Glasgow. (Note – SBH – This may or may not be the same Alexander Thomson).

c. 1870 – c. 1874 – The site may have been operated by the Scottish Industrial Brickmaking and Building Society (Limited).

22/01/1874 – Glasgow Herald – Heritable property sales … Adjourned – Brickwork at Crossbank with buildings, machinery &c thereon. Upset price £930.

1874 – 1875 – Alex. Thomson, brickmaker, builder and contractor, 130 Pollokshaws Road, and at Crossbank Brick and Tile Works; House, 19 Cumberland Street.

1877 – 1878 –  Alex. Thomson, brickmaker, builder and contractor, 130 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow and at Crossbank Brick and Tile Works. Ho 41 Cumberland Street.

Below – 22/08/1883 – Glasgow Herald  – Alexander Thomson, Polmadie fined for employing children at his brickworks.

1889 – 1890 – Alex. Thomson, brick builder and contractor. House 33 Queen Square, Strathbungo.

1889 – 1890 – William Thomson, brickmaker, Crossbank Brick and Tile Works, Aitkenhead Road, Polmadie. House 33 Queen Square, Strathbungo.

Below – 1893 – Crossbank Brickworks, Nr Hangingshaw, Glasgow.

Below – 1893 – Crossbank Brickworks, Nr Hangingshaw, Glasgow.

1895 – 1896  – William Thomson, brickmaker, Crossbank Brick and Tile Works, 685 Aikenhead Road, and Mallsmire Fire Brick Works, Polmadie; House, 33 Queen Sq., Strathbungo.

1896 – 1897 – Wm Thomson, Crossbank Brickworks, 685 Aikenhead Road, Glasgow.

1900 – 1901 – William Thomson, brickmaker, Crossbank Brick and Tile Works, 686 Aikenhead Road, and Mallsmire Fire Brick Works, Polmadie; House, 33 Queen Sq., Strathbungo.

27/04/1906 – Invoice – Alexander Thomson & Sons, brickmakers and builders. Works Crossbank and Polmadie. Office 100 Abbotsford Place, Glasgow.  Marked as paid on 29/06/1906 and signed off by J W Thomson.

Below – 1910  –  Crossbank Brickworks, Nr Hangingshaw, Glasgow.

Below – 09/12/1912 – The Scotsman – Crossbank Brickworks, 685 Aikenhead Road, Polmadie, Glasgow. Auction of machinery and plant. Sellers Alexander Thomson and Sons, 100 Abbotsford Place.

05/08/1916 – Hamilton Advertiser – Sale – On an early day at Crossbank and Mallsmire Brickworks, Polmadie, Glasgow. Plant, machinery and buildings.

Below – 1925 – Crossbank Brickworks, Nr Hangingshaw, Glasgow.

1930 – These Brickworks no longer exist.

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