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[round dimple] on red pressed brick

Round dimple impressed on the face of a Gladding McBean red pressed brick

Brand Name: [round dimple] on red pressed brick

Company: Gladding, McBean and Co.

Brickyard Location: Lincoln, Placer County, California

Operating Years: 1875-present

Years Brick Made: 1890-1909

Type: Pressed brick

Description: Round dimple impressed on the face. Known from buildings built only from 1891 to 1911. Round dimple on face indicates the maker as Gladding McBean and Company, as was verified by a sample found at the plant site by George L. Kennedy.

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

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