Brickworks of Stoke-on-Trent
Brick marked Acres Wood
photo courtesy of
Seen at the Apedale mining museum this
brick probably originated at a brickworks in Burslem close to the
community at Bradley. The site is now under Burslem golf course.
One possible owner, listed in the
1896 Kelly's Directory is John Leigh & Son who are listed as operating
at High Lane, Burslem. The nearby Hackhouse Wood close to High Lane is
now known as Acres Wood.
Acres Wood - 1922 map
location of Acres Wood -
Google maps 2009
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