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Colthurst, Symons and Co Ltd. of Patent Tile Work, Bridgwater, Somerset. Telephone: Bridgwater 26. Telegraphic Address: "Colthurst, Bridgwater."
Brick and tile manufacturers.
1859 Colthurst, Symonds and Co were one of the largest brick manufacturers in the Huntworth area (near Bridgwater).
1881 Colthurst, Symonds and Co's Crossways Brick and Tile Works was the largest brick works in the Huntworth area.
1887 By this date Colthurst, Symonds and Co operated three yards, namely: Crossway, Fursland's Somerset Yard, and New Yard.
1933 Patent - Improvements in or relating to roofing tiles.
1937 Patent - Improvements in or relating to roofing tiles. 
1937 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. A large variety of Coloured Sand and Glazed Hand-made Clay Roofing Tiles. A Design and Shade to suit every type of building. New Speciality: Clay Thatch Tiles. (Stand No. B.711)
1939 Patent - Improvements in or relating to cavity wall construction and bricks and blocks.
1960s Crossways Brick and Tile Yard closed.
For more information visit the Somerset Brick and Tile Museum