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Old Posted Mar 16, 2015, 12:25 AM
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As MichaelRyerson mentioned in his post you referenced above, William Deverall's "Whitewashed Adobe" has an excellent history of the Simons brickworks.

Nice bit of info re Simons here

The documentary ("The Brick People") referenced in the article is here


http://calbricks.netfirms.com/brick.simonssimons.html



P.S.


Simons ceased operations in 1952, leaving a rather large hole in the ground at Plant No. 3 (formerly Simons, California).
How it was filled is described below (I assume this is LAT, it wasn't identified):






http://losangelesrevisited.blogspot....-co-album.html

Tourmaline gave us the visuals on the Stanley Mosk County Courthouse here

Last edited by tovangar2; Mar 16, 2015 at 2:47 AM. Reason: add photo & article
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