Keys to the Past

Firebrick Manufacturers (Prudhoe)

The Ordnance Survey map of 1865 shows a factory making firebricks at this site. This might be the site of Humble's firebrick works that worked from 1840 to 1870.

Reference number:N10166
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Prudhoe

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