Brickmaker's House, Quackenbush Square Parking Facility Historic Archaeological Site, Albany, NY
Part of the Quackenbush Square Parking Facility Historic Archaeological Site, Albany, NY project
Creator(s): Hartgen Archeological Associates, Inc.
Photographs of the 17th-c. brickmaker's house portion of the Quackenbush Square Parking Facility site.
Cite this Record
Brickmaker's House, Quackenbush Square Parking Facility Historic Archaeological Site, Albany, NY. Hartgen Archeological Associates, Inc.. 2002 ( tDAR id: 381453) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8N29WPT
This Resource is Part of the Following Collections
Quackenbush Square Parking Facility
Brickyard • Commercial or Industrial Structures • Domestic Structure or Architectural Complex • Domestic Structures • Historic Structure • House • Non-Domestic Structures • Resource Extraction / Production / Transportation Structure or Features
Calendar Date: 1630 to 1686 (Brickyard and brickmaker's house)
min long: -73.763; min lat: 42.638 ; max long: -73.739; max lat: 42.661 ;
Individual & Institutional Roles
Contact(s): Hartgen Archeological Associates, Inc.
New York State Museum Accession Number(s): A2003.23
Hartgen Archeological Associates, Inc. Project Number(s): 1997
New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Unique Site Number(s): 00
New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Project Review Number(s): 00PR02006
General Note: Detailed photos of the brickmaker’s house at the Quackenbush Square Parking Facility site, Albany, NY. Qbush Brick Photo 1: The charred sleepers, or floor joists, laid on the ground and supported the floor of the original house. When the site was reoccupied after the house was burned, the sleepers were incorporated into the second house. Qbush Brick Photo 2: View of the intact portion of the brick platform leading from the east façade of the second brick maker’s house toward the river and brickyard. The charred sleepers are visible in the background. Qbush Brick Photo 3: Concentration of crushed brick, thought to be the remnants of the hearth from Occupation 1.
New York State Museum
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