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A place where bricks are made.


(Building) a place in which bricks are made, stored, or sold



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
References in classic literature ?
You see, it was like this: you know that fancy brickyard they're gettin' ready to start for makin' extra special fire brick for inside walls?
"Well, as I was sayin', I gave 'm the glad hand, an' trailed along with 'em to the brickyard, an' from the talk I could see things was doin'.
On one such week-end visit, Holdsworthy let him in on a good thing, a good little thing, a brickyard at Glen Ellen.
It was a good lesson, however, for he learned that there were few faiths in the business world, and that even the simple, homely faith of breaking bread and eating salt counted for little in the face of a worthless brickyard and fifty thousand dollars in cash.
There was no brickyard in the town, and in addition to our own needs there was a demand for bricks in the general market.
Beyond this dump there stood a great brickyard, with smoking chimneys.
You see, the alpenstock is his trophy; his name is burned upon it; and if he has climbed a hill, or jumped a brook, or traversed a brickyard with it, he has the names of those places burned upon it, too.
Close beside it one descried the quadrilateral enclosure of the fair of Saint- Germain, where the market is situated to-day; then the abbot's pillory, a pretty little round tower, well capped with a leaden cone; the brickyard was further on, and the Rue du Four, which led to the common bakehouse, and the mill on its hillock, and the lazar house, a tiny house, isolated and half seen.
I was able, always, to hear the morning and evening trains arrive and depart, and I used to set my watch by the whistle at the brickyards.*
The Brickyard 400 can be seen Sunday on ( ( ESPN .
West Midlands Ambulance Service received a 999 call to reports that a car had collided with a pedestrian at the junction of Brickyard Lane and Green Lane in Studley.
NORTH GROSVENORDALE, CT Irene (Popowicz) Salkiewicz, 81, of Brickyard Road, died Thursday, February 3, 2011 in Day Kimball Hospital.