CALIFORNIA BRICKS


GERLACH

Part of Gerlach marked brick

Brand Name: GERLACH

Company: Gerlach Brick Company (also Gerlach-Richmond Clay Products Company)

Brickyard Location: Adjacent to the Hutchinson quarry, El Cerrito, Contra Costa County, CA

Operating Years: 1924-1925

Years Brick Made: 1924-1925

Type: Common brick

Description: Company's name GERLACH is raised within a deep rectangular frog on the face of the brick. Only the first four letters are displayed on this broken brick.

Comments: For more information, see under "Brickmakers" the Gerlach Brick Company.


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