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The last travelling brickmaker using traditional techniques

Duration: 01:48

Until the early years of the 19th century, most materials for building were prepared on site. Today, only one travelling brick maker remains in the country. Jules visits Tony Mugridge, in his workshop in the Victorian Town museum in Ironbridge, to learn about this dying trade.

Available since: Tue 7 Feb 2012


Series Producer
Ali McBride
John Craven
Jules Hudson
Fiona Wilson
Executive Producer
Harry Bell

This clip is from

Britain's Heritage Heroes Episode 7

7/15 John Craven and Jules Hudson explore the peaks and plains of Powys and Shropshire.

First broadcast: 14 Feb 2012

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