Found by Eddie McLean in Ayrshire. Peter Brown, Brick and Tile manufacturer, Gladstone and Fullwood brick works, Bishopton, Paisley. . . . .
Gladston, Glastone, Gledstane.
1839 – Gladston Brickworks established? ( see entry dated 17/02/1869 below)
1851 – 1852 – Peter Brown – Brick and Tile manufacturer, Gladston, Paisley.
17/11/1860 – Paisley Herald – Property for sale. The Estate of Craigton and Caldside in the Parish of Erskine for sale……A plan of the lands showing the boundaries and extent of each lot, can be seen on application to Mr Peter Brown, Gladston Brick and Tile Works, Bishopton……
1862 – Gladstone Brick Works : Bishopton, Paisley : Peter Brown, tile manufacturer.
1865 – 1866 – Peter Brown, brick and tile maker, Gladstone and Fullwood.
Below – 14/01/1867 – Glasgow Herald – Gladstone brick and tile work to let. The works have been successfully carried on by Mr Brown for nearly 20 years.
1868 – R Rodger Gladstone Brick Works, Bishopton, Glasgow (Rodger – Manager?)
1868 – 1869 – Peter Brown, Brick and Tile Maker, Gladstone near Linwood and Fullwood near Bishopton.
17/02/1869 – Glasgow Herald – For sale at valuation. A first class brick and tile work (30 years established) with stock, engine, machinery, plant etc. 9 years of lease to run. Situated about 200 yards from the Bishopton Station and nearest Greenock of kind. A rare opening. Apply to Messrs Lang, 34 North Albion Street, Glasgow.
Below – 1857 – Gladston brick and tile works, Bishopton, Paisley
Below – 1893 – Advert – Peter Brown Walkinshaw, Corsehill and Williamwood. Gledstane