IMPORTED AND OUT-OF-STATE BRICKS


WEST DENTON Co. / NEWCASTLE

Marked face of the West Denton Co. firebrick
Photo courtesy of Frank Perry

Brand name: WEST DENTON Co. / NEWCASTLE

Company: West Denton Fire Clay Company

Location: Newcastle-on-Tyne, England

Years: 1850s+ (company active)

Type: Firebrick

Description: Brand name impressed on the face.

References: Geological Survey of Great Britain, Mineral Statistics of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, 1859, p. 113; Robert Piwarzyk, written communications, 2012; Frank Perry, photograph, 2012.

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