Marked face of the Firex firebrick
Photo courtesy of Steve Curtiss

Brand Name: FIREX

Company: Refractories Corp. (1941), General Refractories Co. (1943)

Brickyard Location: 3363 Fruitland Rd., Vernon, Los Angeles County, CA

Operating Years: 1941-1949

Years Brick Made: ?

Type: Firebrick

Description: Brand name impressed on the face.

Source: California Division of Mines Directory of Producers, 1941-1949; Graves, Jim, Brick Brands of the United States, 2000.

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