Brand name: ALAMOS / HW876
Company: Harbison-Walker Refractories Co.
Location: Vandalia and/or Fulton plants, Missouri
Years: 1935-1961+? (brick made)
Type: Refractory Hanger
Description: Brand name impressed into the side, with ALAMOS on the first line and HW876 on the second line. The "S" stands for stronger than the regular ALAMO firebrick.
Comments: Brick donated by Ben Rinehart.
References: Harbison-Walker Refractories Company, Modern Refractory Practice, 1961,
p. 65-66; Gurcke, Karl, Bricks and Brickmaking, University of Idaho Press, 1987, p. 196.
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