Congreaves Brickworks, Cradley Heath, Oldbury, West Midlands

Congreaves Brickworks, Cradley Heath, Oldbury, West Midlands
Photograph taken July 1980 © Copyright Crown copyright.NMR ref: bb010037

One of three early 20th-century beehive kilns at Congreaves Brickworks which were demolished in the 1980s. They kilns are circular with a domed roof, brick-built and encircled by iron bands. Find out more about brick making in our Teachers' Kit - Brick Making.

Location

West Midlands Cradley Heath

Period

Edwardian (1902 - 1913)

Tags

kiln industry work brick manufacture black country edwardian (1902 - 1913)