Clay Pipe Works


Clay pipe works – No. 21

Short preview of the film.


Clay pipe works – No. 21

This fascinating documentary set in Lossets, Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan captures the craftsmanship of the Irish Fireclays and Stoneware Company, makers of industrial clay drainage pipes. Made from quarried and milled shale, the film follows the craftsmen through the entire production process. We also meet the Kiln-men who supervise the firing of the largest beehive kiln in the British Isles at Kingscourt, Co. Cavan.     Made in 1983.

Commentary- Diarmuid Ó Muirithe; Music- Jolyon Jackson;     Running time – 26 minutes Cookies Policy Our Website uses cookies to improve your experience. Please visit our Cookies Policy page for more information about cookies and how we use them.

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