briqueterie Lombard-Bastin, Lombard Frères et Cie, Tuileries et Briqueteries de la Marne

The department of the Marne contains clean clay has to make pottery. One manufactures some has Fismes, has Epernay and has Rheims. One finds there also grounds has tiles and has bricks: they feed the tileries and brickyards spread on its surface.

The brickyard is built about 1875 by Lombard and Bastin. thereafter, the company becomes Lombard Freres and Co at the beginning of the 20th century, then shortly after Tuileries and Brickyards of the Marne, whose seat has Dizy.

The superstructures of the site, destroyed during the First World War, will be completely rebuilt about 1920.

The company will cease its activity in the years 1970.

Currently of soldery.

With most extremely of its activity, before the destruction dependent on the First World War, the production unit occupied 200 workmen.


One finds trace of the activity of this company in some reviews of time such as ceramics. In 1913 one could read a remark on the taxation and in 1914 information of dissolution:

Town dues on brick

Letter of Misters LOMBARD brothers and Co pointing out to us that the discussion which was inseree with the official report of February 5 and relating to the desire expresses by some members to see changing the current mode of tax on bricks to the granting of Paris could be taken into account only in the presence of all the interested manufacturers. Mr. President. I in a few words point out the history of this business.

Mr. BAUDELOT had pointed out that the bricks transportees by boat received the rain for one month while leaving they weighed 2 kgs 500 while arriving has Paris, they weigh 3 kgs; the granting taxes on this weight of 3 kgs one thus pays the granting of this fact on 500 grams of water one (etc)


Bricks. Company Lombard brothers and Co, fab. bricks, has Champigny-sur-Vesle, Marne, since November 24, 1913. Liquidators: associate.

Brickyard Lombard-Bastin, then Lombard brothers and co., then Tuileries and brick of the Marne, then shop trade.
Crédit photo : (Brickyard Lombard-Bastin, then Lombard brothers and co., then Tuileries and brick of the Marne, then shop trade., champigny)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Brickyard Lombard-Bastin, then Lombard brothers and co., then Tuileries and brick of the Marne, then shop trade., Patrimoine classé ou inscrit dit 'briqueterie Lombard-Bastin, puis Lombard Frères et Cie, puis Tuileries et Briqueteries de la Marne, puis magasin de commerce.' à champigny (marne 51370). La briqueterie est construite vers 1875 par Lombard et Bastin. par la suite, la société devient champigny, marne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 81734
  • item : briqueterie Lombard-Bastin, puis Lombard Frères et Cie, puis Tuileries et Briqueteries de la Marne, puis magasin de commerce.
  • Location of the building :
    • Champagne-Ardenne
    • Champigny
  • Place name : les Bonnières
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 51118
  • Zip code of the municipality : 51370
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : brick
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : abandoned

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 4 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 19th century
    • 4th quarter 19th century
    • 20th century
    • 1st quarter 20th century
  • Investigation : 1988
  • Date taken into account : 1999/08/24

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • brick
    • iron pan
    • iron
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 3 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • terrace
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) : 2 elements in the composition of the hedge, among them we noted
    • glass cover
    • mechanical tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • A mode of coverage listed 'steelwork apparent'
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 1 floor square
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology : The typology consists of 2 elements
    • segmental arch
    • rectangular bay
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas : 6 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • workshop
    • manufacturing workshop
    • plant
    • shelter
    • boiler room
    • fireplace
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • This building has been assigned the following use : commerce store


  • Other :
    • other Information : private property
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Grasset L.
    • Alvès Dos Santos G.
  • Mérimée reference : IA51000170

The complete official record is available at service régional de l'inventaire Champagne-Ardenne3, Faubourg Saint-Antoine 51037 Châlons-en-Champagne -

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Fin mars 1984.La haute cheminée, 40 m, va s'abattre.Ces deux photos prises et montées l'une contre l'autre rappellent ce que la population du village a vécu ce jour-là.

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