When the kiln is full the wicket is bricked up and daubed over with road-mud.
"That was bricked up when Mr. Kara took the house," explained the woman.
Can this suggest that the wicked canon was to be bricked up alive?
One corner of this midden is bricked off to form a drainage pit.
Again, the flue is often in cast-iron, and if it is bricked it is supported by bars of iron.