Falla Brick and Tile Works, Carse of Gowrie, Errol, Perth and Kinross

Falla Brick and Tile Work, Carse of Gowrie, Errol. (Note – SBH –  these may be the same works as the Errol Brick and Tile Works as the Falla Farm is situated adjacent to them. Not sure at this time if there was another smaller works on the farm that has since disappeared)

Below – 1861 –  Fala Farm, Errol

03/05/1867 – Glasgow Herald  –  Falla brick and tile works, Carse of Gowrie, Errol – For sale by private bargain. The Farm of Falla in the Carse of Gowrie near to Errol as presently owned by John Peebles. Also, the brick and tile works on the same land. The land is capable of carrying all kinds of crop. The clay for the brick and tile works is of the best quality and of the largest extent and there is a great demand for brick and tile in the locality. The work is advertised for sale in the consequence of the proprietor giving up the business. A large proportion of the price may remain on the security of the property.

Below – 11/11/1874 – The Scotsman – Brick and tile works at Fala Farm, Carse of Gowrie and occupied by Mr Goodall for sale.

1912 – 1913 – A B Fraser – Fala Tileworks, Errol, Perthshire.

Below – 22/08/1924 – Dundee Courier – All parties having claims against the late A.B Fraser, brick manufacturer of Fala, Errol and of Wester Tullyfergus, Alyth are requested to lodge the same with the subscriber as agent for the deceased’s trustees within 14 days from this date and all parties indebted to the said deceased are requested to make payment within the like period. J.A Carnegie, Solicitor, Kirriemuir.   14/08/1924 – Note: the brick manufacturing business is being carried on as usual and all communications as to orders etc should be addressed to Mr William Johnstone, The Brickworks, Errol, Perthshire.

27/01/1939 – Edinburgh Evening News – New Companies – A. Fraser brick and tile manufacturers Fala, Errol, Perthshire. Capital £8000 in shares of £1 each.

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