Knowehead Tileworks, Irvine, North Ayrshire

Knowehead Tileworks near Irvine aka Muirhead Tileworks.

Below – 1856 – Knowehead Tileworks, near Balgray.

26/05/1866 – Ardrossan and Saltcoats Herald – Notice to farmers – McLymont and Alexander beg to intimate that, having taken a Lease of Knowehead Tilework, they are prepared to receive orders for tiles, which will be executed with promptitude and despatch. Apply at the Works, or to John M`Lymont, Merchant, Stewarton. Stewarton, May 23, 1866.

29/07/1871 – Ardrossan and Saltcoats Herald – Muirhead Tileworks, Irvine. Pipe tiles of all sizes from 2 to 6 inches, also open tiles and soles all sizes at moderate prices. Orders sent to Thos. Alexander at the works will receive prompt attention.

03/03/1877 – Ardrossan and Saltcoats Herald – Marriages – At Torranyard Toll, Kilwinning, on the 20th ult., by the Rev. W. Lee Ker, Thomas Alexander, of Muirhead Tileworks, to Agnes Brown, daughter of Wm. Brown, contractor, Torranyard, Kilwinning.