West Bridge End Brickworks, Dumbarton, Dunbartonshire

(Note – SBH – I am uncertain if the references below refer to an actual brickworks or the residence of Mr Shaw. Equally, could there be a relationship between Mr Shaw and the Dalreoch Brick and Tile Works, Dumbarton)?

1852 – James Shaw, brick and tile maker, West Bridge End, Dumbarton.

15/11/1853 – Greenock Advertiser – Deaths. At Bellfield House, Dumbarton on the 9th instant, Johnann, aged 3 years and 1 month and John aged 1 year and 3 months, youngest daughter and only son of Mr James Shaw, brick and tile maker. (Note – SBH – I am uncertain if this is the same James Shaw but I have included the reference here to ensure it is not missed).

Below – 1860 – Map showing West Bridge End Road, Dumbarton. No reference to any brickworks.

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