Green Brae Brick Yard

Also known as: Remillard Brick Kiln
125 E. Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Larkspur, California

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Description 

"This brick kiln on the San Quentin Peninsula is the only surviving structure of the Remillard Brick Company, once the largest brick manufacturer on the Pacific Coast. During its 103 years of operation, its bricks were used to rebuild Ghirardelli Square, the Palace Hotel, and other San Francisco structures after the 1906 earthquake." - California Historic Landmark No.917

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 24, 1978
Reference number
78000704
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Hoffman Type kiln
Areas of significance
Industry; Archeology - Prehistoric; Engineering; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; D - Information Potential
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Manufacturing facility
Period of significance
1499-1000 AD
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 2
Contributing sites: 1

Update Log 

  • March 26, 2019: Updated by Richard Doody: Added historical info
  • December 28, 2016: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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