Hamilton Brickworks, Hamilton, South Lanarkshire

Hamilton Brickworks, Hamilton, Lanarkshire.

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12/06/1935 – The Scotsman – Proposed brick factory at Hamilton. Negotiations are taking place between Hamilton Town Council and a Rutherglen firm which desires to set up a brick factory at Hamilton. The firm proposes to utilise material from a local refuse bing for making bricks and roofing tiles, and if an agreement is reached, a factory will be opened.

27/07/1936 – The Glasgow Herald – New Brickworks at Hamilton – Messrs Finlay.

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1946 – c.1968 – The 1985 publication ‘A survey of Scottish brickmarks’ suggests that Hamilton Brickworks Ltd operated the works during this time.

c.1960 – 1978 – The 1985 publication ‘A survey of Scottish brickmarks’ suggests the Caledonian Brick Co operated the works during this time.

27/12/1974 – The Edinburgh Gazette – Annual return submitted – Hamilton Brickworks Limited.

1978 – 1980 – The 1985 publication ‘A survey of Scottish brickmarks’ suggests the Scottish Brick Corporation operated the works during this time.

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