CALIFORNIA BRICKS


[GMcB oval logo] / 1

Marked face of the Gladding McBean 1 firebrick
Photo courtesy of James Freedner.

Brand Name: [GMcB oval logo] / 1

Company: Gladding, McBean and Co.

Brickyard Location: Alberhill, Riverside County, California

Operating Years: 1926-1935

Years Brick Made: 1926-1935

Type: Firebrick

Description: Company oval logo is on the first line, number 1 on the second line, impressed on the face. This may be the No. 1 firebrick.

Comments: For more information, see under "Brickmakers" the Gladding McBean and Company, Alberhill.

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