J H Sankey & Son, Best Stourbridge, Canning Towne

J H Sankey & Son, Essex Wharf, Canning Town, London.

JOHN HART SANKEY & SON was a cement, lime and fire brick manufacturer of Ironbridge and Essex wharves in the 1896 and 1902 directories. Established in 1857.  It is thought that the Stoke Bruerne site, near the canal, went out of production in the 1920’s. The brick works had it’s own canal arm off the Grand Junction Canal just south of Stoke Bruerne – DS

Link refers to Sankey BM Scotch firebricks , Canning lying on the dock at Kilindini Harbour, Kenya in 1935.

Info Kenya Gazette pages 939 – 940


Found on Bo’ness Firth of Forth

Left in situ

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