An index of Brickfield workers and owners
gathered from census, local histories and directories. Mainly collected from
the South East of England, but with some entries from other areas such as
As an aid to understanding the trade of
Brickmaking, this book list may be of help. All of these publications are
You may also like to contact the British Brick Society.
British Brick Society, Hon. Secretary Mick Oliver, 19 Woodcroft Avenue, Stanmore, Middlesex HA7 3PT
British Brick Society, Enquiries. Secretary Mike
Hammett. 9 Bailey Close,
The British Brick Society was founded in 1972 to promote the study and recording of all aspects of the archaeology and history of bricks, brickmaking and brickwork.
The Brickmakers Index - Database Information.
The database is run on the computer 'ACCESS' software programme. To give an idea of the database the following refers to the information available. The database is not available to the general public.
The Brickmakers Index distribution map. County Fill map
The map of
As part of the Brickmakers index project maps of local areas and their associated brickfields can be generated. An example of this is the Dartford Brickfield map.
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