What is Ibstock known for?
Ibstock is a former coal mining community and also has historical and current manufacturing plants that produce tiles, bricks, boots and shoes, and light engineering.
When did Ibstock pit close?
1928 Typical operation was for 12 hours per day at 4½ working strokes per minute. Information obtained locally indicates that this pumping engine remained at the colliery until closure in 1928.
Why are bricks red?
The colour of bricks depends on the chemical and mineral content of the clay and the temperature it is fired at. Iron gives bricks their red colour while yellow bricks have a lot of lime in them. Cooler temperatures produce red bricks, hotter temperatures progress through browns to greys.
Is Ibstock paying a dividend?
The previous Ibstock plc dividend was 1.6p and it went ex 5 months ago and it was paid 4 months ago. There are typically 2 dividends per year (excluding specials), and the dividend cover is approximately 2.2 .Dividend Summary.SummaryPrevious dividendNext dividendPay date14 May 2021 (Fri)17 Sep 2021 (Fri)5 more rows
How do I buy Ibstock shares?
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