A Brickmaking Agreement of 1693
Author: Kelsall, Frank
Source: Vernacular Architecture, Volume 14, 1983 , pp. 48-49(2)
Publisher: Maney Publishing
Abstract:This note discusses an agreement between Edward Cookesey a clothier and William Gloucester a brickmaker for the making of 100,000 bricks in Worcester. The terms of the agreement are compared with the contemporary descriptions by John Houghton in regard to the costs and practice of brickmaking and the size of bricks.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 1983-06-01