The story of the Scoria Brick: a recycling success

22mar2:30 pm3:30 pmThe story of the Scoria Brick: a recycling success

Event Details

Susan Major will reveal her research on the origins, use, and inventor of York’s Scoria Bricks.

Have you ever wondered why we have all those silvery blue tiles in our back alleyways and gutters in South Bank, Clementhorpe and other areas of York?

Susan Major will give a talk about the double hexagon scoria bricks used in many of the back lanes of York, based on her research into their intriguing origins and use, together with details she has discovered about their inventor, Joseph Woodward from Darlington.

Time

(Friday) 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Location

Fairfax House

Castlegate, York, YO1 9RN