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Report on clay deposits for Merbein Brickworks Pty Ltd
Title:
Report on clay deposits for Merbein Brickworks Pty Ltd
Author:
LAING, A. C. M
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Melbourne: Department of Minerals & Energy, Victoria, 1975
Physical Description:
3p. : 1 illus., 1 document.
Series:
Geological Survey of Victoria Unpublished Report 1975/52
General Note:
(Reference Abstract -- Abstract ) Merbein Brickworks Pty Ltd is one of two brickworks in Mildura. It is producing 2500 tons of bricks and agricultural pipes (predominantly bricks) annually. The ovens are fired using timber which is now obtained from across the border in NSW. 80 tons per week are used now. The works have been going for 60-70 years, having been started by the grandfather of the present owner manager, Mr D.J. Zaetta.