IMPORTED AND OUT-OF-STATE BRICKS


GARNKIRK / WARRANTED / PATENT

Marked face of the GARNKIRK / WARRANTED / PATENT firebrick
Marked face of the GARNKIRK / WARRANTED / PATENT firebrick

Brand name: Front face: GARNKIRK / WARRANTED Rear face: PATENT

Company: Garnkirk Fire Clay Co.

Location: Garnkirk, Lanarkshire, Scotland.

Years: 1843-1901 (company active)

Type: Firebrick

Description: On the front face, name in block letters recessed with GARNKIRK on the first line and WARRENTED on the second line inside a shallow rectangular frog. On the back face, name in block letters recessed with PATENT in shallow rectangular frog.

References: Gurcke, Karl, Bricks and Brickmaking, University of Idaho Press, 1987, p. 71.

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