Watsonville Brickworks, Motherwell, North Lanarkshire

1878 – John Watson Jun, brickmaker, Motherwell.

10/03/1888 – Motherwell Times – Sophia McGory, a prostitute was sent to prison for 7 days for lodging in a kiln at Watsonville Brickwork without the consent of the owner.

22/03/1890 – Motherwell Times – Four labourers with no fixed abode, pleaded guilty to lodging in a brick kiln in Watsonville Brickworks in contravention of the Trespass Act and were dismissed with an admonition.

1896 – John Watson Limited   – Watsonville Works, Motherwell. Office 123 Vincent Street, Glasgow.


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