CALIFORNIA BRICKS


Richmond face brick

Marked face of the Richmond pressed brick
Donated by Chris Long

Brand Name: RICHMOND

Company: Los Angeles Pressed Brick Company (1907), Richmond Pressed Brick Company (1921), United Materials and Richmond Pressed Brick Company (1930)

Brickyard Location: Richmond Point, Contra Costa County, CA.

Operating Years: 1907-1966

Years Brick Made: 1910-1966

Type: Face brick

Description: Company's name is impressed in recessed letters within a deep rectangular frog.

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

Richmond Pressed Brick Co. yard, Richmond
Richmond Pressed Brick Co. plant and clay pit. From Dietrich, 1928.

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