This brick was found by Craig Powell at the Mount Jackson gold mine in Western Australia. Craig states – There were dozens of them made into a kitchen fireplace and many more loosely stacked around the old station homestead near the abandoned mine. The kitchen section was an add on to the original building which…
Found by Paula on Prince Edward Island, Canada.
It was found near to where Sardine Canneries were once located – now long since gone.
This brick was kindly shipped back to Scotland by Paula – there will not be many bricks that have crossed the North Atlantic Ocean and back again! She sailed from Ville St Laurent, QC on 19/08/2015 aboard the Industrial Chief, landing at Hartlepool, UK on 24/09/2015.
Etna Brickworks, Armadale, West Lothian.
Alternative brickworks include:
- West Works, Armadale, West Lothian.
Canada Post tracking CC211310180CA
|Date||Time||Location||Description||Retail Location||Signatory Name|
|2015/09/29||12:14||TD8 6JD,United Kingdom||Item successfully delivered|
|2015/09/26||04:21||P21971,United Kingdom||Item has arrived at the delivery office in the destination country|
|2015/09/24||14:56||GBCVTA,United Kingdom||International item is in transit to the delivery office.|
|14:52||GBCVTA,United Kingdom||Item has arrived in foreign country|
|10:01||GBCVTA,||International shipment has arrived in a foreign country|
|2015/08/19||08:06||VILLE ST-LAURENT, QC||International item being forwarded to destination country|
|2015/08/13||06:33||DIEPPE, NB||Item processed|
|2015/08/12||12:11||SUMMERSIDE, PE||Item processed|
|10:30||SUMMERSIDE, PE||Item accepted at the Post Office|
Found by Eric and Amanda Hastings in the City of Troy, New York State, USA. Glenboig Union Fireclay Company, Glenboig, Lanarkshire. Alternative brickworks include: Glenboig Star Fireclay Works, Glenboig, Lanarkshire. Glenboig Fireclay Works, (Old Works) Glenboig, Lanarkshire .
Found by Justin Hazuga in New Albany, Indiana, USA at the site of the old Star Glass Works factory. Wm Hudspith & Co, Wishaw Pottery and Brickworks, Wishaw. . . . .
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Many thanks to Vladimir Smirnov for sending a photograph of this brick which was found in St Petersburg, Russia. Alloa Brick & Tile Works, Alloa, Clackmannanshire. . . . .
This brick is in the possession of Vladimir Smirnov and was found in Kandalaksha, Arkhangelskaya Province, Russia. The brick was found within a domestic dwelling of a local merchant. Garnqueen Fireclay Works, Glenboig, Lanarkshire. Alternative brickworks include: Gartliston Fireclay Works, Glenboig, Lanarkshire. Building bricks at Garscadden Works, Drumchapel. .
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