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A place where bricks are made.
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(Building) a place in which bricks are made, stored, or sold
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a place where bricks are made, stored, or sold.
[1725–35, Amer.]
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Noun1.brickyard - a place where bricks are made and soldbrickyard - a place where bricks are made and sold
workshop, shop - small workplace where handcrafts or manufacturing are done
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Mr Tshomane said the trust planned to pursue a number of projects, including a brick yard, leisure and entertainment camp as well as the resuscitation of the Mandunyane Ruins.
There are about 14 stores, a meal and flour mill, creamery and cheese factory, two smiddies (blacksmiths), lumber yard, brick yard, where they make good bricks, but the foundations are laid with freestone, which is of good quality; but there are few masons.
I can only assume our open brick yard has been identified from a map.
Warren's house in West Auburn in 1893; the Cedar Street School and children there in 1912; the former West Street Brick Yard; the 1933 "Queen of the May'' Phyllis Albrecht and her attendants, Francis Mason and Leo Therrien; the Old Meethinghouse, which was the First Congregational Church before it burned down; the dedication of a World War I monument at Town Hall in the 1920s; and young Sid Mason and his brother Russell proudly standing next to their family's new 1927 Ford with their parents, cat and dog.
Langston said he thinks had the Hermes taken control of the common stock they could have at least tried to save the brick yard, starting with making loan payments to Trustmark, which had continued to extend Jerry Robinson and Tri-State a line of credit despite payments from the company being interest only for several years.
Outside in the garden there is a blue brick yard and decorative path leading to a paved patio.
BACKING: Bob Wegg, who says he will share his experience with Quarry Road allotment holders, at the Brick Yard allotment with Maurice Cook, left
It was eight years ago that Lynne, who works for an airline company, moved to Poplar Cottage in the Brick Yard, and set about redoing virtually every room in the house.
Cersovski's mother used to play the organ at Mass, both at the former church, which still stands and is used as a hall, as well as at the "new" building, built in 1966 from bricks forged at the long-gone Monroe brick yard.
(As if to mess with this editor's mind, though, some of the signs say "Brickyard" and others "Brick Yard"!)
Police Constable Jewson stated that on the afternoon in question he was passing an old brick yard when he heard a noise in the engine house, where he found the prisoner concealed.