brick-kiln

brick-kiln

n
(Building) a kiln in which blocks of clay are baked into bricks
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it is as if from the open field a brick-kiln were transported to her planks.
Charley, who knew what to do much better than I did, and whose quickness equalled her presence of mind, glided on before me, and presently we came up with Jo, just short of the brick-kiln.
The brick-kilns were examined, the cottages were visited, the two women were particularly questioned, but they knew nothing of him, and nobody could doubt that their wonder was genuine.
It was said, too, that he had built his brick-kiln in the same way, and that the workmen were on the city payroll while they did it; however, one had to press closely to get these things out of the men, for it was not their business, and Mike Scully was a good man to stand in with.
I’m all that, Squire Jones,” said Kirby, who continued his occupation; “I’ll turn my back to no man in the Otsego hills for chopping and logging, for boiling down the maple sap, for tending brick-kiln, splitting out rails, making potash, and parling too, or hoeing corn; though I keep myself pretty much to the first business, seeing that the axe comes most natural to me.
The 'Whale' is only half through the press; for, wearied with the long delays of the printers, and disgusted with the heat and dust of the Babylonish brick-kiln of New York, I came back to the country to feel the grass, and end the book reclining on it, if I may.
Perhaps not a score in all lay in the adjacent fields and lanes, and under haystacks, or near the warmth of brick-kilns, who had not their accustomed place of rest beneath the open sky.
He warned the brick-kiln owners of stern action if underage children would found labouring for them.
5 million brick-kiln workers in Pakistan were facing wages payment problems.
LAHORE -- Provincial Minister for Schools Education Rana Mashhood Ahmad Khan has said the Punjab government has paved the way for the total elimination of child labor from the brick-kiln industry through sustained reforms aiming at providing free educational facilities to the children.
Environmentalists claim that the brick-kiln produces COx NOx SOx Hydrocarbons and particulates (dust) which adversely affected the environment.
Although, brick-kiln industry plays a major role in providing building material, its role in polluting quality of air is ignored.