IMPORTED AND OUT-OF-STATE BRICKS


SNOWBALL

Marked face of the Snowball firebrick
Donated by Petter L. Rosenquist

Brand name: SNOWBALL

Company: James and George H. Snowball, Derwenthaugh Fire Brick Works.

Location: Swalwell, County Durham, England.

Years: 1854-1935 (company active)

Type: Firebrick

Description: Brand name impressed into the face.

References: Gurcke, Karl, Bricks and Brickmaking, University of Idaho Press, 1987, p. 74; Piwarzyk, Robert W., The Laguna Limekilns, Bonny Doon, 1996.

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