Name: GALENA

Dimensions: 8 inches long, 3 1/2 inches wide, 2 1/4 inches height

Features:  Raised Letters

Location Found: Riverlea

Weight: 5 lbs.

Other information: Galena Shale Tile and Brick Company Galena, Ohio   and HERE

A clay tile company with a solitary kiln was established on Holmes Street in the 1890s. It was expanded into the Galena Shale Tile and Brick Company which, for a time in the late twentieth century, filled a distinctive market niche by producing hand-molded bricks in a whole battery of kilns.