Brick Mold

Title

Brick Mold

Subject

Brickmaking machinery
Brickmaking
Edward M. Knoebel
United States--Susquehanna River

Description

The Edward M. Knoebel family lived in River Hill, towards Danville. They used this brick mold and clay from the Susquehanna River to create bricks. The bricks were used to build the family home, as well as buildings on South 10th Street, behind the firehouse. A kiln for firing the clay was located near the river.

Date

Mid 1880's

Creator

Knoebel Family

Coverage

Sunbury, PA

Type

Image

Format

image/jpeg

Files

Koble-brick.jpg

Tags

Citation

Knoebel Family, “Brick Mold,” Pennsylvania History Harvest, accessed April 20, 2018, http://pahistoryharvest.com/items/show/588.