brickmaker

brickmaker

(ˈbrɪkˌmeɪkə)
n
(Professions) a person who makes bricks
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If you would like to see how I go through my work, I am now about--with my young family--to visit a brickmaker in the neighbourhood (a very bad character) and shall be glad to take you with me.
Pardiggle talked in the same loud tone (that, indeed, I overheard) all the way to the brickmaker's about an exciting contest which she had for two or three years waged against another lady relative to the bringing in of their rival candidates for a pension somewhere.
I was glad when we came to the brickmaker's house, though it was one of a cluster of wretched hovels in a brick-field, with pigsties close to the broken windows and miserable little gardens before the doors growing nothing but stagnant pools.
Taking one of her young family in each hand, and telling the others to follow closely, and expressing her hope that the brickmaker and all his house would be improved when she saw them next, she then proceeded to another cottage.
We left our escort within sight of the brickmaker's dwelling and proceeded by ourselves.
The man seated next to Bill was of a very different type: he was a Methodist brickmaker who, after spending thirty years of his life in perfect satisfaction with his ignorance, had lately "got religion," and along with it the desire to read the Bible.
'And you are the brickmaker of the Central Sta- tion.
Attracted by the high pay and considerable bounties offered by the Gun Club, he had enlisted a choice legion of stokers, iron-founders, lime-burners, miners, brickmakers, and artisans of every trade, without distinction of color.
Wherever one of our brickmakers has gone in the South, we find that he has something to contribute to the well-being of the community into which he has gone; something that has made the community feel that, in a degree, it is indebted to him, and perhaps, to a certain extent, dependent upon him.
Brickworks N.A., the parent company of Glen-Gery Corp., is the North American holding company for Australia-based Brickworks Ltd., a brickmaker and building products company.
LONDON (Alliance News) - Brickmaker Ibstock PLC on Thursday said it made a "solid start" to the year as market conditions remained stable despite political uncertainty in the UK.
A DINOSAUR skeleton 132 million years old is on display after being found at a UK brickmaker's site.