IMPORTED AND OUT-OF-STATE BRICKS


H-W

Marked face of the H-W firebrick

Brand name: H-W

Company: Harbison-Walker Refractories Co.

Location: Unknown (see comments).

Years: 1875 - P (company active)

Type: High-Duty Firebrick

Description: Brand name "H-W" impressed into the face.

Comments: Not certain which plant produced this brick, a dark, dense, heavy brick. Possibilities include Bessemer, AL, Olive Hill, KY, Vandalia, MO, Fulton, MO, Portsmouth, OH, and Clearfield, PA.

References: Harbison-Walker Refractories Co., Modern Refractory Practice, 1961.

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