Mauchline Brickworks, Mauchline, East Ayrshire

Mauchline Brickworks, Mauchline, East Ayrshire.

National Railway Museum inventory. Selwyn Pearce Higgins Archive. Contents … PSH/8/21 Notes made on visits to industrial railway systems in the west of Scotland, April – August 1943,
including Ballochmyle Quarries and Ballochmyle Brick Company; Clyde Valley Power Company, Yoker; Shanks and McEwan, Bellshill; Ferniegar Sand Quarry, near Hamilton; etc. [1 volume]

c. 1920’s – 1970‘s – The 1985 publication ‘A survey of Scottish brickmarks’ suggests the Ballochmyle Brick Company operated the works.

Below – 1944 – 1969 – Possible site of the Mauchline Brickworks at Ballochmyle Quarries, Mauchline. (Note – SBH – Ballochmyle Brick Company manufactured a sand/lime based brick at Knowehead Quarry, Locharbriggs, Dumfries. Perhaps the product made at Mauchline was similar).

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