Lampits Tileworks, Carnwath, South Lanarkshire

Lampits Tileworks, Carnwath, South Lanarkshire aka Lampets. Alexander McRouther aka McGruther.

1852 – Alexander McGruther, Lampits Brick and Tile Works, Pettinain.

Below – 1857 – Lampits Brick and Tile Works.

1858 – Mineral Statistics of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland for 1858 – Lampits, clay of coal measures. Name of freeholder – Sir N. M. D. Lockhart. Manufacturer – Alex McGrowder (McGrowther). Manufacture – Bricks.

Below – 27/10/1866 – Glasgow Herald – Lampets Tileworks, Carnwath, South Lanarkshire to let. Possessed by Alexander McGrouther.

1881 – Census – William Cormie b. about 1839 at Carluke. Living at Carnwath. Tile machine man at the Lampits Tileworks. (Note – SBH – He later became manager at the Newbie Brick and Tile Works). (Note – SBH – William Cormie is also recorded elsewhere as William Comrie – from census details it appears that Cormie may be the correct spelling).

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