30/07/1879 – Dundee Advertiser – Highland Society show at Perth Messrs James Anderson & Co. Portland cement merchants and brick and tile manufacturers, Errol exhibit a very select collection of agricultural drain tiles and pipes from 1 1/2 up to 14″, also roofing tiles and common made wire cut and patent pressed bricks. A specimen…
(Note – SBH – If anyone ever has a spare example of this brick we would love to have one in our Scottish collection).
Below – These bricks have been used to construct a small shed adjoining a house in Dundee.
Many thanks to Jeannie Cooper for the photographs and information.
I am not in possession of this example.
One the face seen in the photograph the brick measures 9″ by 3″.
Likely to have been manufactured by Alexander Fraser at the Errol Brick and Tile Works, Fala, Errol.
Below – A lovely example found by Simon Scott in the Fife area. This is not in my possession.