(Note – SBH – I cannot find a map with these works detailed although Torterston Farm is very close to Downiehill Farm which had a brick and tile works. Mr Boyd of Torterston Brickworks may be the same Mr Boyd who owned the Ednie Brick and Tile Works). Below – 05/02/1864 – Buchan Advertiser –…
Ednie Brick and Tile Works, Peterhead.
Below – 06/11/1844 – Aberdeen Press and Journal – To let, the Estate of St. Fergus … The farms of Kinloch, Mains of Inverugie and Ednie … A tilework has been erected on the estate …
1867 – 1869 – Mr Winter, Manager South Kinloch. Mr Boyd, Factor Mr Taylor Kinloch. Sometimes called Ednie Brick & Tile Works. Is a private concern & wholly in the occupation of Col: [Colonel] Ferguson, Pitfour for the making of Drain tiles &c. for the use of his large Estate, The clay will soon be exhausted & the whole converted into arable land.
Below – 1869 – Ednie Brick & Tile Works.
1878 – Ednie Brick & Tile Works, St Fergus. Robert Winter, Manager.
1896 – Ednie Brick & Tile Works, St Fergus, Peterhead.
Below – 1900 – Ednie Brick & Tile Works.
1901 – Directory of Clayworkers – Ednie Brick and Tile Works, St. Fergus S.O., Aberdeenshire.
1903 – Ednie Brick & Tile Works, (Adam Ritchie, manager), St. Fergus, Peterhead.