Usage examples for kilns

  1. Many small villages were scattered along the banks, each with a swarm of boats, and rude kilns for burning the lime brought from the Khasia mountains, which is done with grass and bushes. – Himalayan Journals V2. by J. D. Hooker
  2. Smoking brick kilns surrounded a great part of London. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  3. It is then burnt in low kilns on the shore, an affair that takes from twelve to twenty- four hours of continuous hard work, though I understand the people here do not manage well and spoil a portion of what they produce by burning it more than is required. – The Aran Islands by John M. Synge