CALIFORNIA BRICKS


ST. LOUIS FIRE BRICK / [lion]

marked face of the St. Louis Fire Brick Lion firebrick
Donated by James Freedner

Brand Name: ST. LOUIS FIRE BRICK / [lion]

Company: St. Louis Fire Brick and Clay Company (1901); St. Louis Fire Brick and Insulation Company (1936)

Brickyard Location: 2464 E. Ninth St., Los Angeles, and 3050 E. Slauson Ave., Huntington Park.

Operating Years: 1901-1949

Years Brick Made: ?

Type: Firebrick

Description: Company's name is impressed above a picture of a lion within a shallow rectangular frog.

Comments: It is unknown which brickyard this brick was made. For more information, see under "Brickmakers" the St. Louis Fire Brick and Clay Company, Los Angeles

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