T Main 130 Sauchiehall Street Glasgow

Found by Tom Laurie in Dumfriesshire.

This example is not in my possession.

The manufacturer of this brick is unknown.

The find location and the name on the brick would suggest Scottish origins but …

This brick appears to have been manufactured for Thomas Main, 130 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow and branded with his details. He would have required bricks as part of his business.


Below – 1893 – 1894 – Thomas Main, a specialist in art tile decoration, heating rooms and mosaic work, 130 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow.

1900 – 1941 – Mapping the practice and profession of Sculpture in Britain and Ireland 1851 – 1951.

Thomas Main.

Below – (Note – SBH – This stamp, the look and colour of the brick has the look of the Scottish Terra Cotta Company product).


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