Found by Eddie McLean in Muirhead near to the Heathfield Fire Clay Works.

Thumbprint to top right.

RB appears to be a Hurll mark but what does it stand for – possibly Refractory Brick? or possibly the initials of a customer?

Garnqueen Fireclay Works, Glenboig, Lanarkshire

Alternative brickworks include:

  • Gartliston Fireclay Works, Glenboig, Lanarkshire.

Building bricks at Garscadden Works, Drumchapel.

Below – The same stamp on a brick found at the same location. Thumbprint is to the bottom left this time. This brick appears to have been subjected to high temperatures and burning on the right-hand side.

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