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Brick : Rubbed Brick & Brick Cutting

Rubbed bricks are soft bricks made from a mixed fine clay and cut, carved or rubbed to shape, often for gauged brick arches. Such work is usually pointed with very thin lime putty joints.


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Companies supplying goods or services for Brick : Rubbed Brick & Brick Cutting
Bulmer Brick & Tile Co Ltd
The Brickfields, Bulmer, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 7EF
Tel 01787 269232 Fax 01787 269040
Email: bbt@bulmerbrickandtile.co.uk
Website: www.bulmerbrickandtile.co.uk
The Bulmer Brick and Tile Company make a variety of washed clay cutting bricks and moulded bricks in a variety of shapes, including rubbed brick, gauged brick, Suffolk whites, floor tiles and mathematical tiles.
Bulmer Brick Cutting Services
The Brickfields, Hedingham Road, Bulmer, Nr. Sudbury, Suffolk C010 7EF
Tel 01787 269 132 Fax 01787 269 044
Email: info@brickcutters.com
Website: www.brickcutters.com
Bulmer Brick Cutting can provide segmental, semicircular, gothic and bulls eye arches using fully washed red rubbers, Suffolk whites and yellow rubbing bricks. They have been involved in some of the most interesting renovation and new-build projects in recent times, including arches for the renovation of St Pancras Station. In addition to traditional hand cut features and carved special bricks, they can provide cut and bonded angles, cut half bats, closers and cut block specials.
H G Matthews
The Brick Works, Bellingdon, Chesham, Bucks HP5 2UR Email:
Tel 01494 758212 Fax 01494 758077
Email: info@hgmatthews.com
Website: www.hgmatthews.com
H.G. Matthews is a family run brickworks whose products include traditional hand made bricks, special bricks including coping and imperial sizes, glazed headers, salt glazed bricks, hand dyed bricks for weathering, brick arches and flint including field flint and knapped flint.
Lambs
Head office, Nyewood Court, Brookers Road Billingshurst, West Sussex RH14 9RZ
Tel 01403 785141 Fax 01403 784663
Email: sales@lambsbricks.com
Website: www.lambsbricks.com
Lambs are suppliers of gauged brick arches, rubbed brick, handmade brick, glazed headers, paviors, terracotta, faience and Wealden Sussex stone as well as stocking Portland, Bath, York and other indigenous British stone.
Taperell Taylor Co, Meadhams Farm Brickworks, Blackwell Hall Lane, Ley Hill, Nr Chesham, Buckinghamshire, HP5 1TN Telephone 01494 794630 Fax 01494 791883 Website: www.michelmersh.com