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Brand and Rae Ltd of Springfield near Cupar in Fife.
1948 Business established
Manufactured precast concrete units and lightweight building blocks
1962 Started manufacturing concrete roofing tiles.
By 1981 concrete roofing tiles accounted for just over a quarter of the company's turnover.