Montgomeryfield Colliery and Brickworks, Dreghorn, Ayrshire

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Canmore – The Brickworks were situated adjacent to central washery of A Kenneth & Son, which served a number of collieries in the area.

Montgomeryfield Colliery and Brickworks, Dreghorn, Ayrshire aka Montgomerie Field.

1907 – Slaters – Montgomeryfield Brickworks – Archibald Kenneth & Sons Ltd.

Below – 1908 – Montgomeryfield Colliery and Brickworks, Dreghorn. The colliery is depicted on the 1895 map but not the brickworks.

Below – 1938 – Montgomeryfield Colliery and Brickworks, Dreghorn.

1964 – Bradley and Craven records – heavy brick making machinery sold to Montgomeryfield Brickworks.

1973 – Bradley and Craven records – heavy brick making machinery sold to Montgomeryfield Brickworks.

C.1975  – Graham Douglas, 1979  – These works closed mid 1970’s and were demolished in 1978. These were large Works, possibly the largest common brickworks in Scotland. By the 1970’s they ha 5 continuos kilns.

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