from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A factory for tiles; a tile-works.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun A place where tiles are made or burned; a tile kiln.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A place where
tilesare manufacturedor fired.
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This was the plan adopted in a tilery near Dublin, some years ago.
Probably the most positive effect of the foregoing description, on the mind of any man who contemplates establishing a tilery, will be to cause him to visit some successful manufactory, during the busy season, and examine for himself the mode of operation.
* — Such a tilery as is described above should have a drying shed from 60 to 80 feet long, and from 12 to 18 feet wide.
If a personal examination of a successful tilery is impracticable, it will be necessary to employ a practical brick-maker, or potter, to direct the construction and operation of the works, and in any case, this course is advisable.
Her father was a security guard at the Lucas factory, which also stood upon the grounds and her great-great-grandfather was the manager of the tilery works at the end of Walkmill Lane.