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Belmont Brickworks"

Belmont Brickworks, Middle Common, Buckley


from "An Industrial and Pottery Walk round Buckley", which is in the library.


Gibson's Belmont Brickworks


Built on the middle common near Powell's Pottery. Closed 1912 and demolished. The Belmont housing estate was erected on the site.


From the pool on the left, a ramp led to higher levels. A drainage truck was raised and lowered by means of a wheel mechanism at the top. It was filled with water from the pool and disposed of in a drain.



Author: Bentley, James


Year = 1894

Building = Industrial

Landscape = Industrial

Work = Heavy Industry

Extra = Architecture

Extra = Visual Arts

Extra = Pre 1900

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