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The 1960s and 1970s saw decline as the demand for bricks gradually diminished. The fires in some kilns were extinguished before being demolished along with their associated press sheds and chimneys. By 1984, the LBC was taken over by the Hanson Trust, but the decrease in brick making continued, and buildings and employees continued to disappear from the site."

View south east along the interior of the western shed. © Simon Cornwell 2009