CALIFORNIA BRICKS


RICHMOND

Marked face of the Richmond paver brick

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-?

Type: Red paving brick

Description: Company's name is in raised block letters on the face of the brick.

Comments: This brick is relatively rare and although a highly vitrified brick. 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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