Marley Tile Company, Croft Farm Works, Cadder, East Dumbartonshire

03/05/1939 – The Scotsman – Tile Factory at Cadder – 10 acres of ground have been secured on Messrs Keir and Cawder’s estate at Crofthead Farm, Cadder, Bishopbriggs by the Merrylee Tile Company, London who propose laying down plant etc for the manufacture of roofing tiles for houses. Plans of the firms proposals have been considered by Lanarkshire County Council who have recommended that the chairman of the town planning committee and the town planning assistant discuss certain proposals with the company. Crofthead Farm is adjacent to Kirkintilloch Road and this will ensure easy transport.

Below – 12/07/1946 – Aberdeen Press and Journal – Marley Tile Co Ltd have commenced making concrete roofing tiles at Cadder, Bishopbriggs, Glasgow .

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