IMPORTED AND OUT-OF-STATE BRICKS


BUILDERS / MADE IN CANADA

Marked face of the Builders firebrick

Marked face of the Builders firebrick
Photo courtesy of Jeff Swayze

Brand name: BUILDERS / MADE IN CANADA

Company: unknown, Canada

Location: Canada

Years: 1960s-1970s? (brick made)

Type: Firebrick

Description: Firebrick with brand name in a rectangular name plate impressed into the face. On the first line is the brand name BUILDERS. On the second line is MADE IN CANADA. Two versions with slightly different lettering styles are shown above.

Comments: The first brick was found in San Francisco, California, in the mid 1970s. The second brick was used in a 1968 chimney in Washington.

References: Information from the brick; Swayze, Jeff, written communications, 2014.

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