The Clay Brick and Mineral Industry of the Mountain Creek Valley

Holly BricksLocal historian and writer Randy Watts will present a detailed history of local mines, clay works and brick plants. Registration required.

This is the firt of two history presentations this month by Randy Watts, local historian, writer and publisher.

If you have ever seen a Mount Holly brick or admired local houses built with these bricks, this presentation will give you a new appreciation for their origins. Randy Watts will provide an introduction to the formation of the clay reserves along Mountain Creek and provide a detailed review of the local mines, clay works and brick plants. He will present numerous photos and maps for reference. To register, call (717) 486-3688, email or stop by the Amelia Givin Library.

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 6:30pm

Bookmark and Share