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Dumfries & Galloway

'GILLESPIE, MONREITH' stamped tile

Period:
20th Century
Description:

The Monreith Tile and Brickworks produced tiles and bricks for the domestic and agricultural market.  This example of a domestic tile was removed from a cottage during renovation.

 

A square scullery tile with 'W J GILLESPIE, MONREITH' stamped on reverse.

Place of Production:
Monreith Tileworks, Monreith, Wigtownshire
Materials/Media:
clay
Dimensions:
155mm x 155mm x 25mm
Source:
Stranraer Museum
Accession number:
WIWMS 2005.3.2
Digital Number:
SRPO003n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council