UN-NAMED PRODUCTS.

Not all bricks or products made in a similar way are stamped with a mark which can be used to identify the maker.

 

 

 

GARDEN EDGING.

 

It was common in the victorian and edwardian period for people to edge their garden plots with salt glazed tiles usually with a decorative top edge. The commonest form is a rope style pattern.

rope edge

 To get round corners some tiles came with a 45o edge or 90corners were also produced

rope corner

 Other patterns also occured

A three feathers design has been found in two forms

three feathers   three feathers 2

 

They also came in cormer forms

three feather corner

A castleated form has been seen.

castlelated

 

GRAVE SURROUNDS

All types of stone has been used to surround grave plots, but in both Darwen, Whitehall cemetry and also at Hoddlesden Churchyard.

grave surrounding