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This can be anything from a builder’s mark or initials, with or without a date, through company names to brightly painted advertisements covering large parts of a wall. These latter have often been preserved behind an advertising hoarding but once exposed they fade and weather, eventually leaving an unreadable sort of brick “palimpsest”.