With regards to this page, special thanks go to William Anderson of Inverness for his assistance in local dialogue, information, photographs, research and newspaper cuttings. Many thanks to you Bill. Below – 1868 – Mile End Farm, Inverness. 23/04/1878 – Inverness Advertiser – Mile End Brick and Tile Works, Inverness – Proposed Brick and Tile Works – We…
17/01/1879 – Ross-shire Journal – Inverness Brick and Tile Works are now in operation and we are prepared to execute orders. Prices on application. D.Middleton & Co, 21 Union Street, Inverness, 30/07/1878.
14/10/1879 – Edinburgh Gazette – Sequestration of D. Middleton and Company, Coal and Timber Merchants and Brick and Tile Manufacturers, Inverness, and of David Middleton, residing in Inverness, sole Partner of that Firm, as such, and as an Individual. Duncan MacKintosh Commission Agent, Inverness, Trustee on the above Estates, hereby intimates that an account of his intromissions brought down to the 27th ultimo, has been audited by the Commissioners, who have resolved to postpone the declaration of a Dividend until the recurrence of another statutory
period. D. MacKintosh, Trustee. Inverness, 13th October 1879.