Dating house bricks
Contributions of information, not money, to this web site are encouraged, appreciated, and acknowledged. John Langston [email protected] collectors may object to the use of white paint to enhance the imprint.I made my first attempt without enhancing the imprint with poor results.Q I am very worried that a number of bricks near the top of the east-facing gable wall of my 1977-built house have suddenly started to flake badly, with largish pieces falling to the ground.Is the only solution to have these bricks cut out and replaced with new ones?
I’m sure there are numerous errors and I will make corrections as I am able, so when you notice an error, please send an email with as much documentation as possible.We, Charlie & I, cut our teeth by driving to Tulsa to shoot Clem’s 7000 brick collection.A huge thank you goes to my programmer, Jason Johnstone of Nacogdoches, Texas. Last, but most importantly, I need to thank my wife, Patti Langston, for indulging me and my quirky hobby.Use the dropdown menu to the left of the search box to limit your search terms to a particular field.For example, if you wanted to see a listing of all bricks made in Texas, choose "State" from the dropdown menu, enter "TX" in the search box and click the "Go" button.