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Historical fact:  Olean, New York was a large producer of bricks at the beginning of the 20th century. Olean, Jamestown, and Corning made up the three biggest brick producing cities in the state at that time.

Olean Red bricks are consistently dark red with little variation of color and texture.  These bricks offer a smooth surface with a clean look that is perfect for patios and walkways!

 

Olean Red

 

Length: 8.5 inches (21.5 cm)

Width: 4 inches (10.25 cm)

Height: 2.75 inches (7.5 cm)

Pallet: 252 units per pallet

Coverage: 63 square feet per pallet

 

Background: Olean was another large producer of bricks at the beginning of the 20th century. Olean, Jamestown, and Corning made up the three biggest brick producing cities in the state at that time.

Two brothers were responsible for much of the brick production in Olean. George W. and Charles E. Foster operated together and established Olean Pressed Brick Company and Allegany Valley Brick Company based in Olean, as well as many other related companies in the New York and Pennsylvania area.

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