IMPORTED AND OUT-OF-STATE BRICKS


PATENT / R. BROWN & SON / PAISLEY

Marked face of the PATENT / R. BROWN & SON / PAISLEY firebrick
Marked face of the PATENT / R. BROWN & SON / PAISLEY firebrick

Brand name: PATENT / R. BROWN & SON / PAISLEY

Company: Robert Brown & Sons, Ferguslie Fire Clay Works.

Location: Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland.

Years: 1836-1938 (company active)

Type: Firebrick

Description: Brand name impressed within a shallow octagonal-shaped frog.

Comments: First brick from the collection of Dan Mosier. Second brick from the collection of James Salata.

References: Gurcke, Karl, Bricks and Brickmaking, University of Idaho Press, 1987, p. 73.

Contact Dan Mosier at danmosier@earthlink.net.

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