CALIFORNIA BRICKS


DICKEY CLAY MFG. CO. / PREMIER

Marked face of the Dickey Clay Mfg. Co. Premier brick
Photo courtesy of Mike Peters

Brand Name: DICKEY CLAY MFG. CO. / PREMIER

Company: W.S. Dickey Clay Manufacturing Co. Plant 19

Brickyard Location: Livermore, Alameda County, CA

Operating Years: 1917-1936

Years Brick Made: 1917-1936

Type: Firebrick

Description: Markings are recessed on the face on two lines. First is the company's name "DICKEY CLAY MFG. CO." in a shallow rounded rectangular name plate, with left end truncated. Dickey's initials "W.S." is missing in this variant. Second is the brand name "PREMIER" in a shallow rounded rectangular name plate.

Comments: For more information, see under "Brickmakers" the W. S. Dickey Clay Manufacturing Company, Plant No. 19, Livermore.

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