CALIFORNIA BRICKS


LAPBCO / 110

marked face of the LAPBCo 110 firebrick
Donated by Brian F. Smith & Associates, Archaeologists

Brand Name: LAPBCO / 110

Company: Los Angeles Pressed Brick Company.

Brickyard Location: Cleveland and College Sts., Los Angeles, CA (1887-1916); Plant No. 4 at Alberhill, Riverside County, CA (1916-1926).

Operating Years: 1887-1926

Years Brick Made: 1898-1926

Type: Firebrick

Description: This brick was blackened from use, it was originally buff in color. Abbreviated company name impressed on the face with number 110 beneath the name, indicating an arch firebrick. This brick makes an arch with a 9-foot 2-inch (110 inches) inside diameter.

Comments: For more information, see Los Angeles Pressed Brick Company, Alberhill.

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