Garngard brick works, Garngad Road, Glasgow

Garngard brick works, Garngad Road, Glasgow.

1878  –  Miller & Young, Pottery Manufacturers, Garngad Hill, Glasgow (Note – SBH – connected – probably not?).

Below – 1896 – Blochairn Quarry which was later renamed Garngad Quarry.

1904 – 1905 – John Dodds, moulding sand, ground fireclay and composition brick maker, 470 Garngad road ; ho., 575 Alexandra parade.

Below – 1910 – Garngad Quarry. The Brickworks were up and running but they are not marked.

Below – 1933 – Ganrgad Brick Works.

1936 – 1937 – Garngad Brick & Sand Co. Ltd., brickmakers and Sand quarries, 460-470 Garngad road, N ; Tel. No., Bell 2994.

Below – 09/08/1939 – The Scotsman – I.R.A soldiers – Men refuse to plead at Glasgow High Court – Ten years in jail for one……. the relevant reference to the brickwork part of the article is copied below….100 sticks of gelignite  and 514 detonators stolen from the Garngad Brick & Sand Co. Ltd.

 

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