HISTORY OF BRICKMAKING IN NORTH HAVEN
In his 1892 book, North Haven Annals - A History of the Town from Its Settlement, 1680, to Its First Centennial, 1886, Sheldon Brainerd Thorpe summarized the prominent role of brickmaking in North Haven's history.
For more information on the history of North Haven's BRICKERS and the brickmaking industry in town please enjoy the presentation below by North Haven resident Ted Stockmon in conjunction with the North Haven Historical Society.
At the centennial celebration of North Haven in 1886 Solomon Lindsley dedicated the Memorial Town Hall which was built by bricks manufactured in North Haven. The town’s centennial celebration also included a parade with the first displays featuring North Haven brickmaking companies due to their prominent role in the town’s economy.
HISTORIC BUILDINGS BUILT WITH NORTH HAVEN BRICK