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Edinburgh, Niddrie Brickworks View of kilns and loading yard, from NE

SC 451663

Description Edinburgh, Niddrie Brickworks View of kilns and loading yard, from NE

Date 4/10/1974

Collection John R Hume

Catalogue Number SC 451663

Category On-line Digital Images

Scope and Content Niddrie Brickworks, Edinburgh, Midlothian This was a large common-brick works built to supply bricks for housebuilding by the Niddrie & Benhar Coal Co. It had three large Hoffman continuous kiln, and latterly, a modern shuttle kiln. This view shows the Hoffman kilns and their associated chimneys. The brick presses and other preparatory machinery were housed in the buildings behind the kilns. The works closed in 1991, and was demolished. The site is now a shopping centre. Source: RCAHMS contribution to SCRAN.

External Reference H74/243/1

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/451663

File Format (TIF) Tagged Image File Format bitmap

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Collection Level (551 147) Papers of John R Hume, economic and industrial historian, Glasgow, Scotland

> Item Level (SC 451663) Edinburgh, Niddrie Brickworks View of kilns and loading yard, from NE

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Attribution: © HES. Reproduced courtesy of J R Hume

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